Hurricane Harvey Resources

Employer & Job Seeker Employment Resources

Texas Disaster Recovery ResourcesIf you have been impacted by Hurricane Harvey, locate information and resources for employers seeking workers or as a jobseeker seeking employment or other support services.

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Information for Employers

If you are an employer seeking employees as a result of Hurricane Harvey, please register and post your jobs at WorkInTexas.com. Be sure to include language in the posting, such as "Hurricane Harvey evacuees are encouraged to apply for this position".

Employer Job Postings

The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) can assist employers with recruitment needs and posting employment positions. Employers may register and post jobs at no cost online at WorkInTexas.com.

Through a partnership between TWC and the National Labor Exchange (US.Jobs), employers with multiple job postings may register at no cost online at Hurricane Harvey jobs employer registration.

Employers who would like to view their postings can see them at www.workintexas.com or at hurricaneharvey.jobs

Workplace Employer-Related Resources

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Information for Job Seekers

Texas Disaster Recovery ResourcesLooking for Work?

Job Matching & Employment Support Services

If you have been impacted by Hurricane Harvey and are seeking employment, please register for employment at www.WorkInTexas.com and select Job Seeker Registration.

The Texas Workforce Commission, 28 Workforce Development Boards and their service contractors work together to provide workforce solutions for Texans. Locate your nearest Workforce Solutions office by searching by ZIP code or type of services on the Directory of Workforce Solutions Offices & Services.

Am I Eligible for Unemployment Insurance?

If you have lost your job because of Hurricane Harvey, you may be eligible for disaster unemployment assistance and can apply online at ui.texasworkforce.org.

TWC is accepting applications for Disaster Unemployment Assistance from individuals whose employment or self-employment was impacted by Hurricane Harvey. For more information on disaster declarations and deadlines, view press releases below.

If you have not been paid wages from an employer, you may file a wage claimMay 2017 Labor Market Data Audio Text PDF.

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Services Provided at Workforce Solutions Offices

TWC is working with Texas Workforce Solutions Offices to determine the needs of the workforce development areas and assist with temporary jobs and employment support services for displaced Texans to return to employment.

More information on these resources can be found at the following workforce development board websites:

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