As the pandemic recovery continues throughout Alabama and our local workforce region, many employers are still struggling to find qualified workers. The East AlabamaWorks Jobs Listing service is an effort to connect job seekers with employers throughout the area who have current opening that need to be filled. Click the links below to post your company’s job openings or to search for jobs in the region!
The East AlabamaWorks Quarterly Workforce Meeting for the second quarter of 2022 was held on Tuesday, April 19 at the Oxford Civic Center and via Zoom. If you were unable to attend, you can watch it below! Guest speakers were Mike Oatridge of Strategic Workforce Solutions speaking about the Alabama Experience (ALEX) that will be a part of the World Games this summer in Birmingham & Sunnie Cotton of the United Way of East Central Alabama speaking about the WorkFORCE Connections program.. CLICK BELOW TO VIEW THE VIDEO.
The Alabama Workforce Council presents a monthly webinar focusing on the workforce needs of Alabama…presenting information about about programs, organizations, projects and more that impact workforce development in the State of Alabama. Hosted by AWC Chair Tim McCartney, the webinars are presented live on the third Monday of each month at 9am via the AlabamaWorks website and Facebook page. You may also click below to access the live webinar each month, as well as archives of past webinars.
The 2022 Worlds of Work Career Expo has come and gone! More than 8,000 eighth graders and high school juniors experience and explored hundreds of career opportunities with dozens of local business and industry partners! Look for the next Worlds of Work to be held in March of 2023 at the Oxford Civic Center! Click HERE to enjoy a photo gallery of the 2022 event!
We're Back! Live and In-Person in 2022! Join us in Birmingham September 7-9th for the AlabamaWorks Conference! Hear from industry experts on recruitment and retention initiatives and inspirational leaders as we reimagine workforce for the [...]
The Alabama Governor’s Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities is seeking nominations for its annual Statewide Awards, which recognize the contributions and successes of people with disabilities, and those businesses that provide opportunities for [...]
MONTGOMERY (May 20, 2022) – Governor Kay Ivey on Friday announced that Alabama’s preliminary, seasonally adjusted April unemployment rate is 2.8%, down from March’s rate of 2.9%, and well below April 2021’s rate of 3.6%. April’s [...]
AlabamaWorks is a network of interconnected providers of workforce services, including all of the governmental, educational, and private sector components that train, prepare, and match job seekers with employers.