On the Mississippi Department of Employment Security, or MDES, website, there is information about how to file an unemployment claim and find a new job. Users can also find information about veteran's services, the senior employment program, the governor's job fair network, and locate resources for conducting a job search, notes the department. Users can file a weekly certification for unemployment benefits and find information about a 1099 and unemployment appeals through this website.
At the MDES website, employers can search for employees or post an available job. Employers can also file and pay unemployment tax and report a new hire. Employers can access information about tax credits such as the Work Opportunity tax credit and appeals. Employers can also report separation or refusal to work on the department's website.
Visitors can access labor market information through the MDES website. Users can also find out information about MDES and about local workforce investment areas. The MDES website provides information about fraud and integrity as well as an eligible training provider list system. News and press releases from MDES are available on the website, as well as information regarding migrant and seasonal workers.
Users can view information about the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act including reports about related activities through the website. MDES also posts need to know information, such as regulations and consumer rights and responsibilities on its website.