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.
Watch the latest in the AlabamaWorks Webinar Series below. The April 19, 2021 webinar focuses on “Beginning the COVID-19 Education Workforce Recovery”. Hosted by Alabama Workforce Council Chair Tim McCartney, this webinar features a wide variety of special guests…including State Superintendent of Education, Dr. Eric Mackey.
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 28, 2021) MONTGOMERY – Alabama Department of Labor Secretary Fitzgerald Washington announced today that workers who became unemployed as a direct result of severe storms, straight-line winds and tornadoes in Bibb, Calhoun, Clay, [...]
(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 [...]
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