Working Toward Your Future

Announcements and Events

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Job & Resource Fair

Wednesday, June 6, 2018
10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Morgantown, WV



WorkForce West Virginia’s State Dislocated Worker Services Unit & Region 6 Workforce Development Board will be conducting an Informational Meeting for Employees of Mylan Pharmaceuticals

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WorkForce West Virginia’s State Dislocated Worker Services Unit & the Region 3 Workforce Development Board will be conducting an Informational Meeting for Employees of Toys R Us

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WorkForce West Virginia’s State Dislocated Worker Services Unit & the Region 6 Workforce Development Board will be conducting an Informational Meeting for Employees of Swanson Industries

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The Workforce Development Board Mid-Ohio Valley is issuing a Request for Proposal (RFP) for Youth Programs.



Cleanup/Disaster Relief Workers Needed

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WIOA Unified Strategic Workforce Development Plan

The State Board is seeking public comment on the WIOA Unified Workforce Development Plan Modification. Comments must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on Friday March 9, 2018.

Please click here to access the State Plan.

Mark your comments with the heading of “WIOA State Plan Comments” and submit them to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Request for Proposal’s (attach Region VII WDB pdf) for One-Stop Operator for Region VII Workforce Development Board.


WorkForce West Virginia has received a National Dislocated Worker Grant Fund for clean-up efforts as a result of the 2017 Severe Storms/Flooding that started on July 28-29, 2017 affecting (12) twelve counties in West Virginia: read more...


WorkForce West Virginia Request for Proposal for the 2017 Severe Storm/Flooding National Dislocated Worker Grant (NDWG)….read more


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.


Bombardier Apprenticeship Invitational Monday June 26 10am - 4pm

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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.

For assistance, you may contact one of our local offices


Governor Tomblin, Congressional Delegation Announce $3.5 million Grant to Help Workers Following Flooding

Federal dollars to support 250 temporary jobs for flood clean-up

CHARLESTON, W.Va. - Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin, U.S. Senators Joe Manchin and Shelley Moore Capito, and Congressmen Evan Jenkins and Alex X. Mooney today announced that West Virginia has secured a $3.5 million grant from the U.S. Department of Labor to offer 250 temporary jobs for flood disaster clean-up activities in the 12 counties under the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) disaster declaration. Read more.


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.