Jakin Unemployment Office

Find Jakin Georgia unemployment offices, including state, federal, and department of labor offices. Unemployment offices provide information on unemployment eligibility and status, compensation, and filing weekly unemployment claims or benefits.


Marianna One Stop Career Center 4636 Highway 2 Marianna FL 32446 17.9 miles from Jakin 850-718-0326


Dothan Career Center 787 Ross Clark Circle Dothan AL 36303 24.3 miles from Jakin 334-792-2121

Chipley One Stop Career Center 680 2nd Street Chipley FL 32428 39.6 miles from Jakin 850-638-6089

Workforce Plus 1140 West Clark Street Quincy FL 32351 41.8 miles from Jakin 850-875-4040

Blountstown One Stop Career Center 16908 North Pear Street Blountstown FL 32424 44.7 miles from Jakin 850-674-5088

Eufaula Career Center 511 State Docks Road Eufaula AL 36027 54.5 miles from Jakin 334-687-3551

Enterprise Career Center 2021 Boll Weevil Circle Enterprise AL 36330 55.6 miles from Jakin 334-347-0044

About Jakin Unemployment Offices

Jakin Unemployment Offices are branch locations of the Georgia State agency responsible for administering the state's unemployment insurance and unemployment compensation programs in Jakin, GA. Jakin unemployment benefits are temporary monetary payments made to individuals who have lost their jobs, usually due to layoffs.

You may contact the Unemployment Office for questions about:
  • Applying/Filing for Jakin unemployment benefits
  • Making an unemployment insurance claim
  • Collecting and receiving benefits
  • Georgia unemployment eligibility
  • Amount and duration for claiming benefits
Jakin Unemployment

Jakin Unemployment Offices may be referred to as the Jakin Office of Unemployment Compensation, the Jakin Office of Unemployment Insurance, or a similar name. Unemployment Offices are organized by the Georgia Department of Labor. In many cases, the Office may be consolidated in the same agency responsible for workforce development. These agencies are usually located in several field offices or regional offices throughout GA.

Unemployment Eligibility

In order to receive Jakin Unemployment benefits, a worker must meet eligibility requirements, have a recent earnings history and must be actively seeking to find employment. The self-employed and individuals who are unable to work, or those who were fired or dismissed from their job, quit their job, or have turned down opportunities to work, are generally ineligible for unemployment benefits in Georgia.

Unemployment Insurance Benefits

Jakin Unemployment benefits are calculated to replace a percentage of the recipient's previous earnings, up to a maximum weekly amount. The maximum benefit may be determined, in part, on whether the recipient has dependents. The duration individuals may collect benefits for in is usually up to 26 weeks, though in some circumstances, such as a prolonged or severe economic downturn, the benefits may be extended.

Filing for Unemployment in Jakin

Jakin Unemployment Offices receive applications from individuals filing claims for collecting unemployment benefits. In addition to reviewing an individual's application materials, an interview with the applicant may also be conducted. Jakin Unemployment benefits specialists will determine eligibility for benefits based on the individual's earnings history, the cause or circumstances around the individual's unemployment, and other factors.

Unemployment Appeal

Jakin Unemployment Offices verify information with employers and conduct hearings processes in cases where applicants have filed appeals after having been denied benefits. Unemployment Offices also calculate Georgia Unemployment benefits amounts and monitor compliance with any applicable job search or job training requirements.