Walton Works / Jobseeker Resources

Advancing Your Career

Walton Works partners with several organizations to help you find a job and/or training to help you secure a higher-paying job. 

Department of Labor

The Georgia Department of Labor provides a wide range of services to job seekers and employers. These include administration of Georgia’s unemployment insurance, employment service, provision of workforce information to the public and private sectors, and oversight of child labor issues.

Walton County is served by the Athens Career Center located at 150 Evelyn C. Neely Drive, Athens, GA 30601, and the Covington Career Center located at 7249 Industrial Boulevard, N.E., Covington, GA 30014-1499. You may contact a virtual agent at (877) 709-8185 or email a career center at Career Center Email Form | Georgia Department of Labor

Athens Technical College

The Walton County Campus of Athens Technical College, located at 250 Bryant Road in Monroe, Georgia, opened in 1995. In addition to offering degree, diploma, and certificate of credit programs in various fields of study, the campus also offers community and continuing education classes, adult literacy services, and career development assistance.

WorkSource Northeast Georgia

WorkSource Northeast Georgia is dedicated to providing opportunities for education, training, and workforce preparation. Their mission is to prepare individuals for gainful employment, facilitate collaboration among workforce systems, and leverage our community’s unique talent to meet local employers’ needs.

​Services are offered in the following areas: 

Adult & Dislocated Workers

Youth & Young Adults (14 – 24)

 Special Populations

 Looking for resume help or would like to be in touch with local HR leaders for career counseling?

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Ready to learn more about how Walton County can help your business succeed? Contact us today to speak with a member of our team: