Serving Businesses in the Ozark Region

At the Missouri Job Center we strive to create a well prepared workforce that meets the needs of a responsible business community.

Our Mission Statement listed above is our foundation to help businesses obtain the necessary skilled workers and tools they need to compete in the region. To assist in this, the Ozark Region staffs a qualified and professional Business Services Team who is willing and able to assist businesses in recruiting skilled workers, training and obtaining information on the current labor market, tax incentives for hiring and federal bonding.

Contact a Business Representatives 

Find out more about:
  • Posting your open position(s) online
  • Job Fairs - Opportunities to recruit employees held various times throughout the year
  • Application Screening - Our staff can accept and screen applications according to your job needs
  • Interviewing – Space available upon request to meet with and interview potential employees
  • Pre-employment Testing
    • Over 50 office proficiency tests on computer applications, data entry, and other clerical tests are available
    • National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) demonstrates that the potential applicant has the essential core skills to be employable
For additional information visit The Department of Economic Development.
JET (Jobs, Education, and Training Program)
The JET program is designed to assist area employers with up-skilling their full-time, existing employees.


On-The-Job-Training (OJT) allows an employer to be reimbursed up to 50% of the wages for hiring and training an individual "on-the-job."

Work Ready Missouri

Work Ready Missouri is a training program that assists businesses to train potential employees who are currently receiving unemployment benefits.