Iowa Workforce Development continues to support the workers impacted by the upcoming layoffs at the Tyson Plant in Perry, IA. The IowaWORKS Transition Center is open three days a week and on scene to help answer unemployment questions, provide job search assistance, one-on-one support and more. 

Transition Center

Note: The Transition center is open only to workers impacted by Tyson plant layoffs. For information about rapid response services, please email

The Transition Center is located at the Management Locker Room (Near the Front Gate), with the following hours: 

  • Wednesdays from 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM 

  • Thursday and Fridays from 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM 

Impacted workers can call 515-281-9619 or email for support. 

For information about Iowa’s rapid response services, visit this link: Iowa's Rapid Response Services

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