MADISON, Wis. (WMTV)– The State of Wisconsin is now trying to connect unemployed job seekers with employers that run essential businesses during the pandemic.
The Department of Workforce Development (DWD) said in a release Thursday that several essential industries- like grocers, health facilities and delivery services – are ramping up production, as people stock up on supplies and change their habits.
The DWD also acknowledges that many people are out of work after non-essential businesses were forced to close after the ‘Safer at Home’ order was issued last week.
Now, DWD has created a page to connect job seekers to the in-demand jobs posted.
Employers can also post positions for free on the website.
According to the DWD:
“These jobs include healthcare occupations like