Employment Opportunities

Are you new to West Virginia State Government? A returning applicant? A current State employee? No matter your status, we will explain how to apply for a job.

Online Learning Blast: How to Apply for WV State Jobs
 

First-Time and Returning Applicants

If you:

  • have never applied for a job with the State of West Virginia
  • have applied for a job but have not been hired
  • have applied for a job and were hired, but did not surpass the probationary period to become certified permanent
  • were a temporary employee at a covered agency
  • were employed by a non-covered agency

Click here to learn more about obtaining employment with the State.

SEARCH AVAILABLE JOBS
 

Current and Former State Employees

If you:

  •  have previously been employed by the State of West Virginia and have surpassed the probationary period to become certified permanent
  •  are currently working as a state employee and have surpassed the probationary period to become certified permanent

Click here to learn more about available employment opportunities with the State.

SEARCH AVAILABLE JOBS

 
Non-Tested Positions
Learn more about the positions that do not require testing.
Non-Tested Positions
 

Testing Information
Some, but not all state positions require testing. Find out more.

Tested Positions

Testing Locations & Schedules

Clerical/Office Test Info & Overview

Data Entry Operator Keyboard Test

Disability Accommodations

 

What's Available?
Learn more about State of WV employment opportunities.

Critical Need Positions

Jobs with Frequent Hires

Governor's Internship Program

 

A Day in the Life...
View the following videos to see what a typical work day is like for select state positions.

Correctional Officer Video

Child Protective Services Video

 

Other Employment Topics

Job Fairs and Recruitment Events

Covered and Non-Covered Agencies

Probationary Period

Veterans Information

Selective Service

Equal Employment Opportunity and Workplace Diversity Statement

Job Interest Card