CareerForce in Blaine

1201 89th Avenue NE Suite 235
Blaine

With close to 50 CareerForce locations throughout the state, you’re sure to find one that fits your career development or talent matching needs. CareerForce is committed to helping:

  • Individuals start, advance or change their career
  • Employers attract, develop and retain talent, and
  • Minnesota thrive economically

As a collaborative group of private, public and nonprofit partners, we offer an impressive range of innovative services, including one-on-one guidance, training, networking, labor market information and much more. We are a rich resource for anyone, from any walk of life, at any career or recruitment stage.

Additional Information

Our Dislocated Worker Program services are designed to help workers who have been laid off get back to work as quickly as possible.  For more information click here.

Other Employment and Training Programs are available to those unemployed or seeking employment from youth to older workers/seniors.  For more information click here.

Events

Tue
Tuesday,
5
Jul
2022

Job Search Appointment - In-Person, Phone, or Online

8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Blaine, MN
Tue
Tuesday,
5
Jul
2022

Job Search Appointment - In-Person, Phone, or Online

9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Blaine, MN
Tue
Tuesday,
5
Jul
2022

Job Search Appointment - In-Person, Phone, or Online

9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Blaine, MN
Tue
Tuesday,
5
Jul
2022

Job Search Appointment - In-Person, Phone, or Online

10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Blaine, MN
Tue
Tuesday,
5
Jul
2022

Job Search Appointment - In-Person, Phone, or Online

10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Blaine, MN
Tue
Tuesday,
5
Jul
2022

Job Search Appointment - In-Person, Phone, or Online

11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Blaine, MN

Programs & Services

Remaining connected to workers who are recovering from illn…

MN RETAIN is a program to shorten needless time away from work for employees who have a medical condition that limits their ability to do their jobs.

Stay connected to work after illness or injury

If you have an injury or illness that is affecting your ability to work, Minnesota’s RETAIN program is here to assist you.

Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP)

The Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) helps experienced, low-income, unemployed adults 55 and older.

Opening doors to construction careers

You may have a unique opportunity for a good-paying career in the highway construction industry.

Hiring tax incentives

The Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) allows for-profit employers of any size to reduce their federal tax liability by up to $9,600 per new hire by hiring people who have consistently faced significant barriers to employment.

Help hiring foreign workers

Organizations that wish to hire foreign workers because US workers cannot be found to fill necessary positions may apply for a labor certification from the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL). 

CareerForce services include guidance for hiring:

Workforce strategy solutions

Today’s dynamic business and labor environment requires employers to have the right resources and tools to recruit, develop and retain talent.

Help before, during and after layoffs

If your organization is considering layoffs, contact us as soon as possible. We want to learn about the situation and how we may be able to help, explore whether layoffs can be avoided and explain the services we can provide to affected employees.

Get on a rewarding path to career success

We want you to be successful finding a meaningful career and securing long-term family-sustaining wages.

Our services are tailored to meet your specific needs, including:

Veterans Employment Services

You proudly served our country, and now we’re proud to serve you.

State Services for the Blind

State Services for the Blind (SSB) is headquartered in St. Paul, with 11 satellite offices around the state.  If you have a significant vision loss that makes it hard for you to get and keep a job, we can help. 

Vocational Rehabilitation Services Program

If you have a disability certain aspects of everyday life - employment, transportation, social and recreational activities - can be difficult

Vocational Rehabilitation Services (VRS) can help you:

The next step for your next career

Some businesses close their doors. Others need to let their talent go for various reasons. When that happens, we’re often the first on the scene.

Jump-start your first career

We all start somewhere. And we all have a better chance of success with the right support. If you’re between the ages of 14 and 24 and want to gain work experience—or need help finishing your education—CareerForce is your first stop. 

Increase your talent connection support

Your talent search will be more successful with an expansive support system. It’ll go further with the help of experienced professionals committed to your recruitment and retention goals.

Trainings offered at this location

Mon
Monday,
22
Aug
2022

Certified Nursing Assistant and Basic Life Support

Anoka County Job Training Center is accepting applications for Certified Nursing Assistant training, including Basic Life Support.   This is great way to begin your healthcare career with a starting average wage of $18.11/hour.  Don’t delay!  Classes star
Aug 22, 2022 - Sep 30, 2022
Mon
Monday,
22
Aug
2022

Commercial Driver License Class B

Do you want to drive for a living and be home every night?  Anoka County Job Training Center is accepting applications for CDL Class B Behind the Wheel Training.  We are offering 1:1 Behind the Wheel training to prepare you for your driving career with st
Aug 22, 2022 - Oct 07, 2022
Mon
Monday,
22
Aug
2022

Welding, Forklift, OSHA 10

Get started on your career in the Welding trade!  Anoka County Job Training Center will help justice-impacted individuals get ready for a career in Welding, including OSHA 10 and Forklift safety certificates.
Aug 22, 2022 - Oct 07, 2022
Address
1201 89th Avenue NE Suite 235
Blaine, MN 55434
Hours
Monday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
CareerForce Blaine