Even in the midst of the current COVID-19 pandemic, many companies are still hiring – and even ramping up their recruiting efforts. To help connect employers and job seekers during these trying times, East AlabamaWorks has launched a new Jobs Listing service! Click the links below to post your company’s job openings or to search for jobs in the region!
The Second Quarter of 2021 East AlabamaWorks Quarterly Workforce Meeting was held on Tuesday, April 20. If you were unable to attend, you can watch it below! Guest speakers were Gerald Nix from the Alabama Department of Labor and Roger Fortner from the Alabama Department of Commerce.
The July 19, 2021 AlabamaWorks webinar is hosted by Alabama Workforce Council Chair Tim McCartney. The topic of this webinar is “Competencies for Today’s Manufacturing Workforce”. Guests include Ron Davis from AAMA, Ed Castile from AIDT, Larry Good from Corporation for a Skilled Workforce, and Dr. Michael Walker-Jones from ACHE.
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS – The Alabama Workforce Region 2 WIOA Board is soliciting proposals for short term (26 weeks or less) standalone occupational skills training programs for adults and dislocated workers under WIOA. Adult Occupational Skills Training is defined as an organized program of study that provides specific vocational skills that lead to proficiency in performing actual tasks and technical functions required by certain occupational fields at entry, intermediate, or advanced levels. Click the link below to visit the Request for Proposals page.
AlabamaWorks! 2021 Virtual Conference: Building a New Normal - September 21-22, 2021 COVID-19 has had a profound impact on millions of people around the world and has changed the landscape of every industry while [...]
August 20, 2021 MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey and Alabama Department of Labor Secretary Fitzgerald Washington announced today that Alabama’s preliminary, seasonally adjusted July 2021 unemployment rate is 3.2%, down from June’s rate of [...]
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