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As a public employee, you strive for a higher purpose – to make a difference in the lives of others. The diversity of our culture, our workforce, and the broad customer base we serve support interesting, challenging  and diversified career possibilities in an environment beyond any other. Our expertise is varied and vast -- from professional and technical, to clerical and industrial.

Our talented team members join our ranks, and stay, for a variety of reasons – competitive benefits, growth and learning opportunities, flexibility, training, and the personal fulfillment in serving our community. While you may come for a job, we hope you stay for a career, and make a difference for a lifetime! It's our shared purpose.


What is MyPURPOSE?

Available July 2018, MyPURPOSE is your new talent management system - an investment in you, our greatest asset. Use MyPURPOSE to access training courses, review and apply for job openings, and eventually, for new employee information and for completing performance plans and evaluations. You’ll also have access to some exciting, innovative features like:

          • Jobs: Easily find career opportunities that interest you and apply for job postings by uploading a resume! You can also check on the status of your job submission anytime, anywhere.
          • CommonwealthU: Access all your training needs in one location. Whether you prefer online training, webinars, or classroom-style learning, you’ll find new ways to grow personally and professionally in the training library. You’ll also have access to more than 1,200 new online courses covering topics across business, leadership, technology, foreign languages, health & wellness, and beyond. You can even earn Go365 Points for health & wellness and personal development courses.
          • MyProfile: Locate your individual information here, including training you’ve completed or need to complete, badges you’ve earned, or feedback you’ve received. Congratulate fellow employees on a job well done. You can even upload your resume and note your career preferences.
          • MyCommunity: Be a part of the conversation with team members across the enterprise. Are you working on a project with other agencies? Are you interested in best practices related to a certain subject? Or have you hit a roadblock and want to know how others have handled it? Participate in a group discussion and share your experience here!
          • Performance Evaluations: Coming soon! Toss the red pen and complete performance plans and evaluations electronically!
          • Onboarding: Coming soon! Welcome new employees! All you need to know about starting your new career with the Commonwealth in one simple location. Complete paperwork prior to your first day on the job!

KHRIS will still be your system for time, payroll, and benefits.

Who can use MyPURPOSE?

If you’re a current Commonwealth executive branch employee or an employee of the Legislative Research Commission (for training only) you’ll have access to MyPURPOSE.


 MyPurpose Videos

To view our videos, click here.


Our new talent management system will be going live soon. 

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MyPurpose was procured via the state’s competitive bid process. No additional funds were appropriated for the Personnel Cabinet’s talent management project.

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