Career Connection Centers

Goodwill of Central Iowa’s Career Connection Centers are one-stop shops for career development and job search assistance. We provide FREE services to help you get a job, earn a better job, and gain the skills needed for a rewarding career.

Get help looking for work or advancing your career through:

  • Resume assistance
  • Job search skills training
  • Computer skills training
  • Access to computers, internet, faxes, and other office equipment
  • Application assistance
  • Dress for success seminars
  • Mock interviews
  • Hiring Events and Career Fairs
  • Positivity
  • Professional Development workshops
  • LinkedIn and Advanced LinkedIn
  • Servicios gratuitos e información en español

And many others!
Check in with your local Goodwill Career Connection Center for their FREE opportunities!

Goodwill Career Connection Center Locations

GCCC Des Moines
Stoney Point Plaza
5921 SE 14th , Ste. 2300
Des Moines, IA 50320
(515) 953-6456
Email | Map

Monday – Thursday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Des Moines Calendar of Events and Classes

GCCC Newton

600 N. Second Ave. W, Room 241
DMACC Newton
Newton, IA 50208
(641) 791-0424
Email Map


Monday – Thursday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Newton Calendar of Events and Classes

GCCC Johnston

5355 N.W. 86th St.
Johnston, IA 50131
(515) 265-5323
Email Map

Hours: By appointment only. Please email or call to coordinate.


Is it really free?

Yes! Our Career Connection Centers are funded with revenues generated by our retail stores. This allows us to help people in the community. Our mission is to help individuals change their lives and the lives of others while building a strong and sustainable community. Therefore, we provide completely free job search assistance! Visit the location closest to you today.