News and Events
Job Quest Job Fair (January 27, 2016, 10am-3pm @ Neal Blaisdell Center)
Oʻahu: Plumber and Fire Sprinkler Installer Apprenticeship (January 19-26,2016, 8:30-4:00pm)
Oʻahu: Hawaiʻi Carpenters Apprenticeship and Training, Drywall Apprenticeship (From December 10, 2015)
Oʻahu: Hawaii Laborers’ Training Program Recrutiment (January 22, 2016, 8:00am-12:00pm)
Open Enrollment for Maui and Hawaiʻi Island: Hawaiʻi Laborers’ Training Program
Hawaiʻi Island: Hilo/Kona Recruitment for Electrician (Inside Wireperson)-December 7-18, 2015
Aloha and welcome to the Workforce Development Division (WDD) Homepage!
WDD is a part of the Hawaii State Department of Labor & Industrial Relations (DLIR). Our division provides the following core services and programs to job seekers and employers:
- Free job referral and search assistance for both job seekers and employers.
- Develop and maintain partnerships with private and public sector stakeholders to meet various emerging trends, advancements in technology and other issues facing our economy.
- Collaborate with educators, employers, and labor unions to identify basic skills of all workforce entrants.
- Provide consultative and support services to both employers and laid-off workers in times of financial trouble.
Whether you are a job seeker or an employer, we hope that you will take the time to learn about our services and allow us to help you soon.