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Where Is the Unemployment Office in Union City, New Jersey?

Do you need to file for unemployment benefits in Hudson County, New Jersey? The New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development administers unemployment benefits in New Jersey.

If you haven’t applied for unemployment benefits recently (or ever), you might think you have to go into the local unemployment office and file your claim in person. These days, however, it’s much easier – and sometimes, required – to file your claim online, as explained below. 

Contacting the Unemployment Office in Hudson County

You may want to contact your local unemployment office to check on your claim, speak to a representative, or otherwise manage your unemployment benefits application. 

The main phone number for the New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development is 609-242-2460.

To reach your local unemployment office in New Jersey by phone, use the following numbers:

Trenton: 609-292-0695

Jersey City: 201-795-8707

Newark: 973-648-2429

All other areas: 609-242-2460

Finding Your Local Job Center

Local job centers -- sometimes called One-Stop Career Centers or American Job Centers --can help you with cover letters, resumes, and job search efforts. You may be required to register with a job center as part of your ongoing obligation to look for work while collecting benefits. 

Job centers in Hudson County, New Jersey include:


source: U.S. Department of Labor

JERSEY CITY: Jersey City One-Stop Career Center

Phone: 201-795-8800

Email: Jersey City_1stop@dol.state.nj.us

Veterans Rep: Kimberly Johnson, Phone: 201-217-4646, Email: Kimberly.Johnson@dol.state.nj.us

ADDRESS:

438 Summit Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07306

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UNION CITY: Hudson County One Stop Career Center

Phone: 201-369-5205

Email: unioncity_1stop@dol.state.nj.us

Veterans Rep: Robert Fletcher, Phone: 201-369-5205 please call for an appointment, Email: robert.fletcher@dol.state.nj.us

Business Rep: John Toscano, Phone: 201-369-5205, ext. 3756, Email: John.Toscano@dol.state.nj.us

ADDRESS:

530 48th Street
Union City, NJ 07087

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UNION CITY: Hudson County One Stop Career Center

Phone: 201-369-5205

Email: unioncity_1stop@dol.state.nj.us

Business Rep: John Toscano, Phone: 201-369-5205, ext. 3756, Email: John.Toscano@dol.state.nj.us

Website: https://careerconnections.nj.gov/careerconnections/plan/support/njccsites/hudson_jersey_city_oscc.shtml

ADDRESS:

530 48th Street
Union City, NJ 07087

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How to Collect Unemployment Benefits in Hudson County, New Jersey

You can file for unemployment benefits in Hudson County, New Jersey or otherwise manage your unemployment benefits application at the website of the New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development.

For more information on how to contact your local office and file an application for benefits, see How Do I Apply for Benefits in New Jersey? 

Make sure you’re prepared when you call the office or begin your online application for benefits by reading Checklist: Information You’ll Need to File for Unemployment.

To find out whether you meet the eligibility requirements to collect unemployment benefits in Hudson County, New Jersey, see Who Is Eligible for Unemployment Benefits in New Jersey? 

To calculate your weekly benefit amount, see How Much Will I Collect in Unemployment Benefits in New Jersey?