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Pennsylvania CareerLink

PA CareerLink® is Pennsylvania’s one-stop service for job seekers and employers.


Pennsylvania JobGateway

To post or search for a job, check out PA’s  JobGateway portal.

Who We Are

The PA Workforce Development Association (PWDA) is the voice of Pennsylvania’s workforce system, leading the workforce conversation, telling the workforce story, and serving as a clearinghouse for workforce development information to all stakeholders in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Current Issues

US DOL announces $100m in funding for America’s Promise Grants | National Skills Coalition »

Career Pathways Walk-in Clinic | PWDA Annual Conference »

Career Pathways Toolkit: A Guide for System Development »


Success Stories

Hill Railroad Car Company | 2016 Governor’s Job Creation Award Winner

Since May 2015, HRC has hired 18 workers and needs 20 more. The recruiting process begins with job orders posted on Job Gateway® and placement offices at local trade schools. After an initial screening of skill levels, job seekers complete the Worldwide Interactive Network® (WIN) Level 1 courses in Applied Math, Locating Information and Reading Information, and then take the WorkKeys® assessment.


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