August 24, 2015

Workforce Development (WIOA) Division: WIN Job Center

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WIN Job Center: Job Seeker and Employer Services

There are Workforce Investment Network (WIN) Job Centers located throughout The Mississippi Partnership’s 27-county service area. A consortium of one-stop operators consisting of Itawamba Community College, Northeast Mississippi Community College, Northwest Mississippi Community College, and the Mississippi Department of Employment Security oversee and operate the WIN Job Centers.

All of The Mississippi Partnership’s WIN Job Centers provide convenient and easy access to services in areas such as employment, education, training, human services, and economic development. Services for customers are delivered through the WIN Job Centers by partners such as:

Job Seeker Services

WIN Job Center staff provide a wide array of services funded by the Workforce Investment Act, Wagner-Peyser, Job Corp, Federal Veteran Programs, and Adult Basic Education to name a few. Services offered through The Mississippi Partnership’s WIN Job Centers include the following:

  • Providing access to telephones, fax machines, copiers, and the Internet to help with job searches
  • Creating or updating a resume
  • Conducting job searches
  • Preparation for a job interview
  • Skill and aptitude assessments
  • Career assessments
  • Adult basic education services, including help with attaining a General Education Diploma (GED)
  • Training opportunities funded through Pell Grants, Individual Training Accounts, On-the-Job Training, and Incumbent Worker Training

Please contact your local WIN Job Center for additional information regarding available services. WIN Job Center locations and phone numbers are listed in a subsequent section.

Employer Services

WIN Job Centers offer businesses free job postings, a large pool of available and skilled workers, and information about and referral to on-the-job training programs that reduce the cost of training new employees. WIN Job Centers also save an employer’s time and money by recruiting and screening new candidates for employment. Listed below are other services offered to employers through WIN Job Centers:

  • Basic labor-exchange services
  • Database of qualified workers
  • Internet access to post job listings and review resumes
  • Recruiting and screening of job candidates
  • Assistance with writing job descriptions
  • Proficiency testing for employees
  • Training information
  • Private rooms for interviews
  • Up-to-date labor market data and wage information
  • Information on Work Opportunity Tax Credits (WOTC)
  • Upcoming job fair information
  • Information on NAFTA and TAA benefits for employees
  • Rapid Response services
  • On-the-Job Training services
  • Incumbent Worker training opportunities

For additional information about WIN Job Center Services please contact or visit your local WIN Job Center:

Amory WIN Job Center
1619 Highway 25
662-256-2617

Corinth WIN Job Center
2759 South Harper Road
662-696-2336

DeSoto County – Southaven WIN Job Center
7320 Highway 51 North
662-342-4002

Golden Triangle WIN Job Center
5000 North Frontage Road, Starkville
662-328-6876

Grenada WIN Job Center
1229-A Sunset Drive
662-226-2911

Houston WIN Job Center
210 South Monroe Street
662-456-1561

Iuka WIN Job Center
1107 Maria Lane
662-423-9231

Louisville WIN Job Center
600 North Court Avenue, Suite B
662-773-5051

New Albany WIN Job Center
301 North Street
662-692-1502

Oxford WIN Job Center
204 Colonnade Cove, Suite 1
662-234-3231

Pontotoc WIN Job Center
182 Highway 15 North
662-489-1800

Senatobia WIN Job Center
4975 Highway 51 North
662-562-3351

Tupelo WIN Job Center
3200 Adams Farm Road, Belden
662-842-4371

75 South Main Street
Pontotoc, MS 38863
Post Office Box 690
Pontotoc, MS 38863
P: 662-489-2415
F: 662-489-6815