Apprenticeship Job Fair Offers Earn-and-Learn Job Opportunities



National Apprenticeship Week is Nov. 11-17 and Workforce Services hosted  an Apprenticeship Job Fair to connect job seekers with employers. More than 30 sponsors and 250 job seekers attended the job fair.


Apprenticeships combine paid on-the-job training with relevant classroom instruction, allowing apprentices to develop valuable skills without accruing student loan debt. More...





Utah's Employment Summary: September 2019



Utah’s nonfarm payroll employment for September 2019 grew by an estimated 3.0 percent, adding 45,400 jobs to the economy since September 2018. Utah’s current employment level registers 1,578,900. August’s year-over job growth is unrevised at 3.0 percent.


September’s seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate lowered one-tenth of a percentage point to 2.7 percent. Approximately 43,400 Utahns were unemployed and actively seeking work during September. The national unemployment rate dropped two-tenths of a percentage point to 3.5 percent. More...