Hiring Pathways

Avenues to State Employment

The State of Utah is committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, or Veteran status. Below are three programs designed to help get individuals back into the workplace.  

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Return Utah

This program provides Utahns an opportunity to return to the workforce after an extended absence or career break.

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The State of Utah provides employment preference to U.S. armed forces veterans through two programs.

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Utah strives to be a model employer, and offers two programs to help those with disabilities enter the state workforce.

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