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 AlabamaWorks Virtual Workforce Conference is “in the books”! If you missed the conference, or any session during the conference, you can go back and watch them all just by clicking the button below!
The first East AlabamaWorks Quarterly Workforce Meeting of 2021 was held on Tuesday, January 19. If you were unable to attend, you can watch it below! Due to COVID-19 restrictions, this meeting was held virtually using the ZOOM video meetings platform. Guest speakers were Jessica Dent from the Alabama Department of Commerce and Dr. Lee Meadows of the Alabama STEM Council.
Watch the latest in the AlabamaWorks Webinar Series below. The March 15, 2021 webinar focuses on “A Focus on the Public Workforce System and a Preview of the Skills-Based Job Description Generator and Employer Portal”. Hosted by Alabama Workforce Council Chair Tim McCartney, this webinar features a wide variety of special guests.
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.
(April 16, 2021) MONTGOMERY – Alabama Department of Labor Secretary Fitzgerald Washington announced today that Alabama’s preliminary, seasonally adjusted March 2021 unemployment rate is 3.8%, down from February’s rate of 4.0%, yet above March [...]
March 26, 2021 (Anniston) - Due to the devastation from the recent severe weather, we are accepting donations to the Community Foundation of Northeast Alabama's Disaster Response Fund. The Community Foundation will be working [...]
(March 26, 2021) MONTGOMERY – Alabama Department of Labor Secretary Fitzgerald Washington announced today that Alabama’s preliminary, seasonally adjusted February 2021 unemployment rate is 4.0%, down from January’s rate of 4.3%, yet above February [...]
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