ABOUT THE WIB

OUR PRIMARY GOALS

 

Our Workforce Investment Board (WIB) makes critical investments in workforce training and education so that businesses can compete and prosper. Our strategic priorities include:

High Growth Industry Employment & Training | Our stakeholders in business, economic development, education and workforce develop sector-based initiatives that benefit key industries within our region.

Work Readiness Certificate | Provides assurance that prospective employees have an acceptable level of soft skills.

Pipeline Strategies | Building workforce talent is a critical solution to regional brain-drain and keeping local talent to support businesses in our region.

Business Services | Our Business services team collaborates with local and regional partners to bring a full spectrum of business solutions to our region.

 

Employment Connection | The WIB provides oversight to the County’s network of One-Stop Centers that offer employment and training services to job seekers and laid off workers.

OUR PRIORITY SECTORS

 

AGRI-BUSINESS

GREEN ENERGY

HEALTH CARE

LOGISTICS

MANUFACTURING