Sisseton SD Job Service Office 10 E. Hickory St., Suite 3 Sisseton, SD 57262 Phone: 605.881.3964 Fax: 605.882.5152 Hours: Tuesday and Thursdays 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 to 3:30 p.m.; Wednesdays by appointment Services: Internet Access Computers Printers, Copiers and Fax Machines Job Search Tools Assist with applications, resumes, Cover letters and interview preparation Identify career interests Locate training opportunities
Sisseton SD Unemployment Career Center Office provide individuals seeking employment all the latest tools to find and keep that special job. Employers will find assistance in recruiting new employees including a national job listing network, applicant screening, and space in the centers to conduct testing and employment interview.
How do I qualify for South Dakota “Re Employment Assistance” program?
To qualify for SD UI Benefit you must:
Have lost your job through no fault of your own
Provide work separation information
Have had your work hours reduced
And need assistance not based on financial need
Your eligibility is based on the wages you have earned.
Be able and available to accept full-time work
Return to the workforce as soon as you can
How can I file my claim for UI benefits in SD
You can file your claim:
Online on SD Re Employment Assistance website Or by calling the Claims Call Center at 605.626.3179
What is the maximum UI benefit I can get in SD?
Your weekly benefit amounts can range from $28 to a maximum of $487 per week.
Your eligibility requires a minimum amount of earnings in a “base period”
You can receive UI benefits for a maximum of 26 weeks.
How will I receive my SD UI benefit payments?
You may choose Direct Deposit
Or payments on a Way2Go Debit Mastercard (Customer Service at 1.844.893.3123)
I filed my claim for SD Unemployment Assistance, what do I do next?
After filing you claim you need to:
File your weekly requests for payment
register with the Department of Labor and Regulation through
SDWORKS Be able to work and be willing to accept suitable work
Make a reasonable effort to find and apply for work
Attend all DLR scheduled programs and services
Report all work earnings while receiving benefits
Reported work search contacts verified with employers.
When will I receive my first South Dakota UI benefit payment?
Expect first payment three to four weeks after applying for benefits.
You will only receive payment if all eligibility requirements are met.
You will not receive benefits if you are disqualified.
You will receive a notice in the mail.
What if I disagree with my UI monetary determination or disqualification?
If you disagree with the determination, you can:
Call Customer Service at 605.626.2452
Request a Re-Determination
Provide proof of your wages (paycheck stubs or W-2 forms)
Continue to file your weekly request for payments
What services are available to help me find a job in South Dakota while on UI benefits?
South Dakota has many local Job Service Offices that provide services to help you find a job. Services provided includes:
Computers with Internet access and printers
Copiers and fax machines
Local and long-distance calling
Job search workshop
Skype for interviews
Help to Identify career interests
Locate training opportunities
Get help with applications, resumes, cover letters and interview preparation
Develop job leads and identify networking prospects
Provide resources for financial literacy and credit information
How can I contact SD Employment Assistance if I have questions about my UI benefit Claim?
You can call the Customer Service Center at
605.626.2452, Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Central Time)
Reemployment Assistance Division — Benefits
South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation P.O. Box 4730 Aberdeen, SD 57402-4730 Phone: 605.626.2452 Fax: 605.626.3172 Email