NW State Launch Powerful Platform that Transforms the Way Job Seekers and Employers Connect
Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: MWW) and the Washington State Employment Security Department (ESD) today announced the launch of WorkSource Washington (WorkSourceWA.com), a dynamic new job matching system that delivers the tools and resources job seekers need to explore jobs and improve their lives. Washingtonemployers now have access to the single largest talent database in the state, leveraging Monster’s powerful recruiting platform technology to find the best candidates faster. As of today, the new site contains more than 157,000 jobs and nearly 191,000 Washingtonians’ resumes that employers can view.
“Washington is home to some of the most innovative people and companies in the world,” said Governor Jay Inslee. “WorkSourceWA.com provides a great way to efficiently connect incredible talent through Monster’s technology. This collaboration will help our state reduce unemployment and grow our economy, while ensuring that Washingtonian workers and employers have opportunities to be successful and prosper.”
WorkSourceWA.com delivers the information and resources citizens need to make the best decisions at every stage of their career journey. Starting with a personalized profile that keeps all their activity in one location, the platform proactively alerts job seekers to relevant job opportunities as they appear in the system. Washingtonians can now leverage advanced search capabilities to help them pinpoint the best job matches and strategically navigate their careers through skills assessments, career path mapping, professional training, and study information labor markets where they live or may want to relocate to in the state.