NCWorks Career Centers provide the help you need to get the job you want. Regardless of your circumstances or background, the career centers will help you become a more competitive candidate as you look for employment. This could include finding the career that best fits your interests, articulating the skills you have, improving your skills, interview preparation and connecting you with employers.


As of March 31, 2020, all centers are temporarily closed to the public.
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Capital Area’s NCWorks Career Centers help connect people to jobs.  If skill upgrades are needed to become a more competitive candidate, options for education and training are available. Create the ultimate resume and access resources to make job searching more effective .



Capital Area NCWorks’ Business Services Team provides talent management strategies and solutions to meet your specific needs! We are able to provide these solutions at little to no cost to your business here in Wake & Johnston counties.



Capital Area takes a proactive approach in preparing young adults for the workforce. Those between the ages of 16 and 24 are taught job skills, life skills and receive hands-on work experience before transitioning into the workforce.



If you're not sure how to start your job search or what to do next, you can get in depth help right now by phone and chat. Our staff is waiting to assist!



2020 WIOA Plan Open for Public Comments

Capital Area Workforce Development is required to make copies of the proposed Capital Area Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) plan available to the public and allow for public...
By Brenda Wilkerson | May 15, 2020 | News

Business Input Needed for Regional Skills Analysis

The region was on pace for incredible growth and development prior to COVID-19. While it might take time to regain that momentum, the Regional Skills Analysis can help us...
By Brenda Wilkerson | May 13, 2020 | News

Unemployment Claims by County Now Available in North Carolina

The NC Department of Commerce published a dashboard to view unemployment insurance (UI) claims by local area. Users can search by county, workforce development board or see cumulative data...
By Brenda Wilkerson | May 12, 2020 | News


Upcoming Events

  1. Your Employment Search: Stand Out Through Your Personal Brand

    June 6 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  2. Resume Style and Organization

    June 16 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  3. Mock Interview Panel

    June 22 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm