Employment

South Dakota Department of Labor & Regulation

The South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation is dedicated to serving both employers and job seekers.

Employment Services


SDWORKS is the state’s largest online job bank at www.sdjobs.org. It lists jobs available from local employers, state-wide employers, and federal and state government agencies. You can anonymously search this database of job openings and can normally apply for any job you find directly with the employer who posted it. Registering with SDWORKS allows you access to even more services.

The Department administers several helpful programs, such as:

  • Workforce Training
  • National Career Readiness Certificate
  • Veterans' Services
  • Unemployment Insurance
  • Experience Works, for older workers
  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
  • Work Opportunity Tax Credit

Hot Springs Local Office


The friendly staff of workforce experts at the Hot Springs local office can help you:

  • Identify your career interests and skills
  • Write a resume and complete applications
  • Locate possible jobs and prepare for job interviews
  • Locate appropriate training programs

Their Resource Room is available for job search-related use, including:

  • Computers with Internet access, printers, copiers, fax machines and telephone
  • Job-related information, including videos, booklets, brochures and tutorials

Hot Springs Local Office
South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation
2500 Minnekahta Avenue
Hot Springs, SD 57747
Phone: 605-745-5101
Fax: 605-745-6562
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