The West Des Moines Library has numerous resources to assist you in job searching, career changes, skill improvement and more.
Job Searching Databases
Job Searching Web Resources
Explore careers, do a job search, or brush up on resume and interview strategies.
One simple job search shows many open positions within a particular area. You can also create a profile or track salaries of specific careers.
Job Assistance Community Resources
The Eddie Davis Community Center's purpose and goals are to provide education, recreational, human, family services, job training, elderly services and referral services to citizens in the community. In addition, services are available to individuals and families throughout the western suburbs, the metropolitan area, Polk County and surrounding counties, Warren, Dallas and Madison.
Phone: (515) 277-1103
In partnership with the Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines, The Directors Council, and DMACC, the Evelyn K. Davis Center provides workforce and financial training, employment opportunities, and grocery and retail services.
Phone: (515) 697-7700
Organization that provides services for over 900 persons with intellectual disabilities and their families.
Phone: (515) 262-8888
Raccoon Forks Microbusinesses, owned and operated by Optimae LifeServices, create jobs in central Iowa for individuals with disabilities, mental illnesses and other barriers to employment.