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East AlabamaWorks!

Your regional partner in Alabama’s workforce.


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!

AlabamaWorks Virtual Workforce Conference Replays!

If you were not able to attend our July Quarterly Workforce Meeting, you can watch it below! Due to COVID-19 restrictions, this meeting was held virtually using the ZOOM video meetings platform. Guest speakers were Andy Green from JSU, Seyram Selase with the Agency for Substance Abuse Prevention, and Tim McCartney, Chair of the Alabama Workforce Council.

Watch the latest in the AlabamaWorks Webinar Series below. The September 21, 2020 webinar focuses on the results from recent surveys conducted concerning Alabama’s workforce. Hosted by Alabama Workforce Council Chair Tim McCartney, guests include Dr. David Albright from the University of Alabama, and Chris Kratzer and Jacqie Boggess from CYGNAL.

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.

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Quick Links

2020 Census – Alabama Counts!

Having an accurate census count for Alabama is vital to many programs that affect our state, including areas of health care, food, education, roads and bridges, congressional representation and much more.

Alabama Department of Commerce

The Alabama Department of Commerce administers a variety of programs and grants to help enhance Alabama’s workforce and provide assistance to workers.

East Alabama Career Centers

Need a job? Reach out to an Alabama Career Center near you today!

Contact Us

Contact us with your questions or inquiries and we will get you the answers you need.


Success Plus is Alabama’s program for improving the statewide level of education beyond high school to help Alabamians achieve the education needed for present and future workplace success.

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Improving our workforce each and every day.

We are here to ensure that everyone in East Alabama is provided with the tools, resources, and support they need to ensure a bright and prosperous future in Alabama’s workforce.

View our plans for success
Learn about our industry sectors
Read about our progress in action
Read the Alabama Workforce Council’s 2019 Annual Report

Latest News

US Unemployment Falls to 8.4% in August

9/4/2020 - Total nonfarm payroll employment rose by 1.4 million in August, and the unemployment rate fell to 8.4 percent, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. These improvements in the labor market [...]

Alabama Begins Lost Wages Assistance Payments

MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey and Alabama Department of Labor Secretary Fitzgerald Washington have announced that Alabama will begin paying the Lost Wages Assistance (LWA) Program on September 3, 2020. The LWA Program was [...]

About AlabamaWorks

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.

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