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The Healthcare Career Center is designed to give you important information on the diverse opportunities in healthcare in Yakima, Kittitas and Klickitat Counties. This section contains a gold mine of useful links. Do you want to find a job shadow in healthcare? Scan the Yakima Herald’s on-line want ads? Get help writing a resume or preparing for a job interview?

Check out the links below for a wealth of helpful hints and contacts to get you on your way to a satisfying career in healthcare.

Career Exploration

  • There's a wonderful resource for thinking about careers at! Take an in-depth look at:
    Will You Like It?
    Will You Fit In?
    Are You A Good Candidate?
  • Need help writing a resume?
  • Want to find out more about a healthcare career from someone in the field? Here are terrific interview tips.
  • If you are a student, find out about doing a job shadow in the field of your choice.
  • For a complete description of healthcare jobs, visit O*Net and search by job title.

Job Preparation
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  • Searching for a job? Click here to visit the Yakima Herald's on-line want ads. Go to "employment."
  • The local WorkSource web site provides more information on job seeking, helps you post an electronic resume, and more!
  • Want to do your best in a job interview?
  • Rev up your research! Many employers in the Yakima area have web sites. Search for them using a search engine like Yahoo or Google. If you don't know where to start, try key words like "hospital" or "nursing home."
  • Considering relocating to the Tri-Valley area and want information about the locale? Visit the Chamber of Commerce.
  • Click here to gain links to many state and national employment-related sites all in one place!
  • For information on healthcare careers, schools that provide training, links to information on medical organizations and state medical societies visit You can also use this site to post or find jobs in the healthcare field.
  • HealthCareWork.Info is Co-Sponsored by the Northwest WDC-Youth Council and Northwest Alliance for Health Care Skills

Need More Help?
Have you been out of the workforce for awhile? Need help completing a GED (high school equivalency) or improving your English skills? WorkSource Washington can help. Call the center closest to you for information. Many services are free!

WorkSource Columbia Gorge
(Serving Klickitat and
Skamania Counties)
107 West Jewett Blvd.
White Salmon, WA 98672
Toll Free: 800-511-7388
Phone: 509-493-1210

WorkSource Yakima
306 Division Street
Yakima, WA 98902
Phone: 509-574-0100

WorkSource Sunnyside Affiliate
800 East Custer
PO Box 747
Sunnyside, WA 98944
Phone: 509-836-5405


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