Announcements and Events
The Northern Panhandle Workforce Development Board, Inc. (NPWDB, INC) is soliciting Request for Proposals (RFPs) for the Procurement of a Pilot “Pre-Apprenticeship” Program for Out-Of-School Youth, ages 16-24, with barriers to employment, in the Northern Panhandle region. A potential Bidder can submit a RFP to operate a Pilot “Pre-Apprenticeship” Program in a particular area in the region. For more information, continue reading.
South Western West Virginia Region 2 Workforce Investment Board, Inc. announces the release of Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) funding to organizations interested in providing youth workforce development services to youth ages 16-24. Details on the Request for Proposal (RFP) for Comprehensive Out of School Youth Program can be found here.
Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) - Labor Liaison Peer Support Project - PY 2019-2020 - RFP
Cleanup/Disaster Relief Workers Needed
Bombardier is currently hiring for Apprentice AVIATION Technicians in Bridgeport, WV. read more...
ANNOUNCEMENT OF APPRENTICESHIP OPPORTUNITIES - INTERNATIONAL UNION OF OPERATING ENGINEERS - LOCAL #132 JATC
WIOA UNIFIED STRATEGIC WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT PLAN
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Detailed Budget Information Sheet
WIOA National Dislocated Worker Grant 2018 Severe Storm/Ohio River Valley PY 2018 Request for Proposal
WIOA National Dislocated Worker Grant 2018 Severe Storm/Eastern Panhandle PY 2018 Request for Proposal
RESIDENTS IN HARRISON, MARION, MARSHALL AND WETZEL COUNTIES ARE ELIGIBLE TO APPLY FOR FEDERAL DISASTER UMEMPLOYMENT FUNDS
Governor Jim Justice and WorkForce West Virginia Acting Executive Director Russell Fry announced today that Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA) benefits will be available to qualifying persons residing or working in Harrison, Marshall, Wetzel and Marion Counties. These counties were given major disaster status by Governor Justice and President Trump on August 18, 2017. Read more.
Aircraft Structures Training Program is a successful 8-week class to prepare individuals for a new career in airframe repair and assembly, in collaboration with local aerospace companies actively hiring entry-level workers.
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Help for Coal Miners
We can help if you’ve been laid off from the mines. There’s federal money for classes and training for you and your spouse. Even your gas is covered. Read more.