Jobs & Employment

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This page has information on jobs, employment issues, and places for affected employees to find help.

For ways that you can support affected employees and businesses, visit this page.

Visit our other COVID-19 resource pages: COVID-19 Resources & LinksThe Latest NewsWays to Support Virginia Businesses & EmployeesHotel & Lodging ResourcesVirginia Restaurant Promise

Important Virginia Resources

Virginia's COVID-19 Information page

The Virginia Department of Health's coronavirus page

Unemployment Benefits/How to Apply

Food Assistance

Rent Assistance

Utility Assistance

Medical Assistance


Workforce FAQs

Governor Northam’s Frequently Asked Questions from Workers Regarding Covid-19

How do I file for unemployment? 

How do I apply for health insurance? 

How can I help support the hospitality employees?


Who’s hiring?

Virginia Career Works - long list of employers hiring - look here first!

Companies hiring full and part-time positions amid COVID19 pandemic

Domino’s Pizza hiring 10,000 workers to meet delivery demand during coronavirus crisis -

Sunrise Senior Living:

Jeff Bezos is asking laid-off restaurant and bar workers to come work for Amazon amid the coronavirus crisis -

CVS to hire 50,000 workers, gives bonuses to employees amid coronavirus pandemic - 

The Fresh Market -

Walmart announced it will hire about 150,000 temporary workers by the end of May for their stores, clubs, distribution centers and fulfillment centers. -

Kroger -

Publix Super Markets -

Wegmans Food Markets -

Dollar Tree, which also owns Family Dollar, plans to hire 25,000 workers. -

7-Eleven -

Lowe’s -

Aldi -

Fas-Mart, Roadrunner, Scotchman, and Apple Market -

Hilton Workforce Resource Center -

Instacart to hire 300,000 additional workers due to higher demand -


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