COVID-19 Resources for Job Seekers

Resources for job seekers during COVID-19 to help find new jobs and receive financial support.
This page will be updated as we receive more information.

BestCompaniesAZ will be consolidating information on all of the job seeker resources available to the Arizona community. The following are the top state and local resources available to assist those who are underemployed or unemployed.

Submit Your Resume for Job Referrals 

BestCompaniesAZ helps match you to open positions similar to your current or past work experience. Submit your resume and we will refer you to now hiring award-winning companies, including the 2020 Top Companies in Arizona and 2019 Most Admired Companies. PLUS, we will provide you with additional job seeker resources to land that dream job quickly.

Submit your resume today!

Explore Award-Winning Companies Now Hiring

BestCompaniesAZ connects you with award-winning companies in Arizona so you find the best employer with the perfect culture fit for you. From the technology industry to the financial industry and entry-level positions to executive positions, you will have the resources you need t0 find your dream job with an exceptional Arizona company.

Explore award-winning Arizona companies now!

Read Our Job Seeker Resources Blogs

The BestCompaniesAZ blog is a great resource for job seekers who want all the insight on how to land your dream job with a company that shares your values. Here we will provide you with everything from tips on resume writing to categorized lists of award-winning companies now hiring. If you want to find a job you love, this is the blog to read.

Read all our job seeker articles, insights, and tips!

Match Your Skills With a Great Career

PipelineAZ is our career matching partner that can extend your reach to companies in Arizona. It is simple and free to register! Complete the registration form at pipelineaz.com. After registration you will be sent to a dashboard where you can build your Job Match Profile and explore careers. 

Submit your resume today to get matched!

Resources For Professionals In Career Transition 

Career Connectors is dedicated to connecting professionals in career transition to hiring companies and quality resources. They are offer virtual events with professional career speakers, while including 3-4 companies hiring who want to network and connect with potential job candidates.  They also offer free professional services including resume review/critique, LinkedIn coaching and educational opportunities.

Apply for Unemployment Insurance

Information on how to apply and documents needed for Unemployment Insurance (UI).

Arizona Together

We are committed to making sure Arizonans have access to the resources they need as we work to get our state through the COVID-19 outbreak. We’re in this together.

Resources for Underemployed or Unemployed

Discover resources available for people in the workforce who have had their hours cut or who have been laid off from their jobs.

Sign Up With
Staffing Agencies

These agencies are still looking for candidates on behalf of their clients. Submit your information or sign up with the companies below:

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Career Advice Centers

Get the help you need to land a better job with Goodwill’s My Career Advisor. Signing up is quick, easy and free.

Education Resources to Get Hired

Looking to begin your career in the technology and cybersecurity industry? Sign up for our Computer Support Tech Job Training and provide help and advice to people and organizations using computer software or equipment. Program includes a guaranteed job interview upon successful completion!

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The Financial Services industry is still hiring! NO COST virtual Securities Industry Essentials (SIE). The SIE is a powerful port of entry into financial services. In addition, there are 8 hours of Customer Engagement Excellence included in this training.

Learn More

Comprehensive Resources During COVID-19

Check out our downloadable list of community resources that can assist you during the COVID-19 pandemic.

A Mantra for Job Seekers During This Unprecedented Time: Beleive

Last time, we discussed TRUST, the first part of the TRUST, BELIEVE, DO mantra. To review… Even in the most difficult of times, like now when you may be scared and feel like retreating and hiding, these words can take your career and job search campaign to the next level and to success. Now, let’s focus on BELIEVE. Believe in your power.

Immediate Employment Opportunities

There’s no question it’s a trying time for the tourism and hospitality industry as we work together to stop the spread of COVID-19. The Arizona Office of Tourism (AOT) is here to support our industry partners and the workers that keep our industry alive.

AOT is partnering with statewide employers and organizations to promote relevant and immediate employment opportunities with new opportunities being added frequently.

Transforming Lives Through Employment

Resoures that SJW has to offer include: Resume Creation, mock interviewing skills, job readiness workshops and financial coaching. We also offer transportation assistance, required workboot/shoes, basic tools, food handlers license and interview attire, uniform assistance and select certification fees. All this at no cost to the employee.

Freedom Financial Network Cares

You can call us if you have questions about credit card, mortgage, personal loan, or student loan hardship programs. Or, maybe you have questions about government assistance programs for small businesses, or how to file for unemployment.

Let us answer your questions. No cost. No strings. Nothing to sell you.

This is our way to pay it forward and help where we can.