Hermiston Unemployment Office in Hermiston Oregon

Address and phone number for Hermiston Unemployment Office, a Unemployment Office, at Southeast Columbia Drive, Hermiston OR.

Hermiston Unemployment Office
950 Southeast Columbia Drive, Hermiston, Oregon, 97838

About the Hermiston Unemployment Office

The Hermiston Unemployment Office, located in Hermiston, OR, is a government agency that oversees Oregon unemployment compensation programs and unemployment insurance. A local branch of the Oregon Department of Labor, the Unemployment Office, issues unemployment benefits to individuals in Hermiston who have lost their jobs.

You may contact the Unemployment Office for questions about:
  • Applying for Oregon unemployment benefits
  • Filing an unemployment insurance claim
  • Oregon eligibility for unemployment
  • Rules for receiving unemployment benefits
  • Appealing an unemployment ruling
  • Problems receiving benefits
  • Making an appointment
Hermiston Unemployment Eligibility

In order to qualify for unemployment benefits in Hermiston, workers must meet eligibility requirements. These include a recent earnings history, a valid reason for leaving their last job, and actively looking for employment. In Oregon, some workers do not qualify for unemployment benefits, including the self-employed. In most cases, individuals who are unable to work, those who were fired with cause, and those who turn down job offers may be ineligible for OR unemployment benefits.

Filing for Unemployment in Hermiston

The Unemployment Office oversees the application process to receive unemployment benefits. The office reviews application materials to ensure workers meet the Oregon unemployment eligibility guidelines. In some cases, applicants may need to make an appointment for an interview. The Hermiston Unemployment Office also reviews the reasons for applicants' unemployment to make sure they meet eligibility requirements. Contact Hermiston Unemployment Office for more information on filing for unemployment.

Calculating Unemployment Benefits

The Hermiston Unemployment Office can help workers calculate their expected unemployment benefits. In Hermiston, the unemployment benefit calculation aims to replace a percentage of the worker's previous earnings. Oregon caps unemployment benefits at a maximum weekly amount. In Umatilla County, recipients can collect unemployment benefits for up to 26 weeks, though state or federal guidelines may extend benefits during economic downturns.

Appealing an Unemployment Decision

If the Hermiston Unemployment Office denies an application for unemployment benefits, workers can appeal the decision. The Hermiston Unemployment Office offers an appeals process, which may include interviews and hearings. For information on how to appeal a decision, including denied benefits, job search decision, or job training requirements, contact the main office.

Oregon Unemployment

In Oregon, the local Office of Unemployment Compensation, Unemployment Office, and Office of Unemployment Insurance work together to provide unemployment benefits. These offices work with the Oregon Department of Labor to provide unemployment insurance and support for OR residents. In addition to contacting Hermiston Unemployment Office, Hermiston residents can also reach out to the Oregon Department of Labor for information about unemployment protections.

Contact the Hermiston Unemployment Office

You may contact the Hermiston Unemployment Office by calling 541-567-3381, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Hermiston Unemployment Office, 950 Southeast Columbia Drive, Hermiston, Oregon, 97838.

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