NC Commerce

Workforce Development, Department of Commerce

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Through 80 NCWorks Career Centers across the state, we're putting North Carolina back to work by connecting employers with the talented workers they need to thrive.


PPD Establishes Clinical Research Apprenticeship
Thursday, April 06, 2017

This pharmaceutical company has created a new apprenticeship to train people in clinical research. It has a particular focus on veterans. read more ...

Job Fair in Cumberland to Draw 100+ Employers
Monday, March 20, 2017

Looking for a job in Cumberland County? This upcoming job fair is slated to have more than 100 employers looking for qualified workers. read more ...

New Grants for Businesses
Thursday, March 02, 2017

Maximize Carolina is a new funding source for business partnerships to build pipelines of talent.  read more ...

Career Center Staff Teach Soft Skills Young Adults
Thursday, February 23, 2017

Our NCWorks Career Center counselors showed young adults in Bladen County the types of soft skills they'll need to succeed as part of Job Shadow Day. read more ...

Furniture Academy Celebrates Graduates
Monday, February 20, 2017

A partnership among furniture companies in Catawba Valley just celebrated its new graduates. This partnership was developed with the help of the local NCWorks Career Center. read more ...

Success Stories

When twin sisters Alisha and Kara Seaman needed help completing the nursing program at Southwestern Community College, they turned to their local NCWorks Career Center for guidance. read more...

April Phoenix used free services career counseling, planning, and more, to find a job and support her family. read more...

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