• The 2FileUI Mobile App is Now Available

    You can complete your weekly certifications for unemployment insurance payments as early as Sunday each week using our new, free MDES app… or our website.

    Get it on Google PlayDownload on the App Store

  • New Hire Reporting

    Employers and taxpayers of Mississippi will benefit from the New Hire program by reducing overpayments of unemployment compensation, by detecting and preventing benefit payments to workers who have returned to work, and more…

    More InformationSearch for Employees

  • Replacement Debit Cards To Be Issued

    Some Mississippi EppiCard (MDES debit card) accounts were possibly stolen in a data breach that occurred outside the MDES system on June 22, 2015. Xerox is replacing these free of charge to customers beginning immediately.

    More InformationOnline Unemployment Services

  • Governor’s Job Fair Network

    If you’re looking for a job, be sure to attend the upcoming event near you. Click below for more information.

    Vicksburg Area 8/4/2015Pre-Register Here

  • Help Keep Your Tax Rates Low

    Help keep your tax rates low by using Sides E-Response... a fast, free, and secure way for employers to respond to requests for separation information online.

    More InformationVisit uisides.org

  • The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act

    is designed to help job candidates access employment, education, training and support services to succeed...

    More InformationWIN Job Centers

  • Worksearch Requirements

    An individual must make an active search for full-time work in order to receive unemployment insurance benefits.

    More InformationEnter Worksearch Details

  • Self-Employment Assistance Program

    Eligible unemployed individuals may be able to start their own business.

    Go HereMore Information

  • The MSWorks Mobile App is Now Available

    MSWorks is the mobile gateway to all of the Mississippi Works and MDES online services.

    Get it on Google PlayDownload on the App Store

  • Helping Mississippi’s employers

    MDES offers employers many helpful services--posting jobs, recruitment, help with unemployment taxes and more.

    Post Job OpeningsFile and/or Pay Unemployment Tax

  • Online Quick Start

    Get where you need to go on our site fast.

    Click here nowFind a WIN Job Center

  • Looking for a job?

    Take a look at our job search ideas, interview tips and suggestions on how to dress for success before you begin your job search.

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  • Pledge to Mississippi Hire Heroes

    Mississippi veterans possess the skills, training and character needed by businesses to be competitive in today's economy.

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Mississippi Grad Jobs

Mississippi Grad Jobs

Connecting Mississippi college graduates with Mississippi employers

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Featured Employer

Featured Employer

Apply for jobs at Yokohama Tire Corporation’s facility in West Point, Mississippi.

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Report Fraud

Report Fraud

Report fraud connected with filing unemployment benefits claims, including someone using the confidential information of you or one of your workers.

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Find a WIN Job Center Near You.

WIN Job Center Locations

WIN Job Centers are conveniently located throughout the state. Find the center nearest you, business hours and services offered.

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  • Vicksburg Area Job Fair, Tuesday, August 4, Vicksburg Convention Center, 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
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I just lost my job. What now?

It's overwhelming, we know. But you've come to the right place. MDES will take you through the simple, easy step-by-step process of filing for unemployment and finding a new job.

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How do I file for unemployment?

This is step one—the start to a new future for yourself. To file a claim to receive your unemployment benefits, register online with MDES. We'll help you all along the way.

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