Employment Support

Looking for a job? Looking to up your skills? Here's information on applying for a job in Pacific, Grays Harbor, Lewis, Mason, and Thurston Counties whether you are a student, a dislocated worker, a veteran, or the spouse of a veteran.

Unemployment Information

In Washington State, you apply for unemployment online through the Employment Security Department or call 1.800.318.6022 (with a record number of calls, anticipate longer wait times). The website will help you determine if you are eligible for unemployment benefits, how to apply for them, how to follow up on a claim, and how to reopen a claim. Click here for a video tutorial on how to log into WorkSource and create SecureAccess Washington (SAW) Account.



You can go to one of the 28 libraries in Pacific, Grays Harbor, Lewis, Mason, and Thurston Counties to access the Internet and apply for jobs, and/or seek help from staff who can connect you with WorkSource staff.

Why WorkSource?



WorkSourceWA.com is a powerful job-matching site. You can use advanced search tools to browse thousands of openings, and/or attend trainings and hiring events.




The Pacific Mountain Workforce Development Council (PacMtn) serves Grays Harbor, Lewis, Mason, Pacific, and Thurston Counties


PacMtn oversees the local network of American Job Centers/WorkSource with resources in a variety of industry and employment options. Each of the 28 libraries within Timberland Regional Library is a WorkSource connection site serving all residents.



Service Members, Veterans, and Families Resources


Match your military skills and experiences to civilian careers, search for jobs and learn about and access other benefits for veterans.


Teens and Young Adults Starting Your Career Journey



WorkSource, PacMtn, TRL, and our community partners are an equal opportunity employer/program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. Washington Relay 711.