Howard County Office of Workforce Development in partnership with the Columbia Workforce Center partners regularly sponsors job fairs and workforce events designed to connect hiring employers with active, qualified job seekers in our area. Please visit our facebook account at for our calendar of events and upcoming recruitments.

OWD also offers the following workshops.  To register, please call our center at 410-290-2600.

  • Ten Steps to a Federal Job Search
  • Resume Writing
  • Social Media for Job Seekers

You may also find the center's calendar of events by clicking here.

Equal Opportunity Program: As an equal opportunity program, discrimination in WIOA Title I financially assisted programs or activities is prohibited by federal law and by Howard County Government. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation, please contact Stephanie Hill at 410-290-2620, TTY 410-312-0827. Our programs are made possible in part by grants from the U.S. Department of Labor. Veterans and eligible spouses receive priority of service in time and funding.