NCWorks Career Center
We provide FREE assistance to the general public as well as assist students with Job Search, Resume Preparation, and Interviewing Skills.
Representing the area’s major workforce agencies, NCWorks Career Centers in Greene, Jones, and Lenoir counties provide comprehensive employment and training services for job seekers, training seekers, and employers in a convenient, one-stop career center.
Local agency representatives work together as a team to provide the most comprehensive and efficient services possible for the public. Local NCWorks partners include representatives from Lenoir Community College, Employment Security Commission, Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), Vocational Rehabilitation, Greene Lamp, Telamon, Job Corps, Department of Social Services, Coastal Women’s Shelter, and Coastal Community Action. NCWorks Career Centers provide employers a single place to address their employment and training needs. Local workforce development professionals from various partner agencies work together to provide the best service for all customers.
The goal is to provide comprehensive workforce services that meet the needs of large or small employers.
Finding people to fill jobs within your company shouldn’t be hard work! That’s why the NCWorks Career Center provides recruitment solutions that are tailored to your business, no matter what type of industry. We offer a wide range of products and services handled by our experienced employment professionals.
NCWorks Services for Employers
- Recruitment Assistance
- Clearinghouse for training information
- Connecting employers with targeted jobs, tax credits and other hiring incentives
- Labor Market information services
- Employer outreach
NCWorks Services for Job/Training Seekers
- Job listings, Job search, career planning, skills assessments, school-to-work connections, resume preparation, training preparation, and information on upgrading skills
- Employee Recruitment
Get connected with qualified people looking for new employment opportunities. Post your job openings with us.
- Employee Retention
Develop plans to keep your employees.
- Screening & Interviewing Job Candidates
Have your applicants screened and interviewed by our qualified staff.
- Skills Testing of Job Candidates
Applicants or current employees can receive skills testing through our NCWorks Centers.
If you would like NCWorks to advertise your job openings, please download and complete the Job Order Request Form and send by email or fax.
Coastal Community Action
Coastal Women’s Shelter
Consumer Credit Counseling Service
(Save Money with FREE Tax Preparation)
Department of Social Services
Eastern Carolina Workforce Development Board
Greene Lamp, Inc.
NC Employment Security Commission
North Carolina Public Schools
Services for the Blind
Workforce Investment Act Programs
Training Your Workforce
Tailoring Our Training Services to Meet Your Business Needs:
- Customized Training for Employees
Training modified to meet a company’s specific workforce objectives based on job task analysis.
- On-The-Job Training Opportunities
Participating employers may be reimbursed up to 50% of the individual’s starting wage rate during the training period.
- Skills Assessments of Job Candidates
Applicants or current employees can receive skill/aptitude testing through our NCWorks Centers.
- Workplace Literacy
An instructional program that addresses job-specific basic skills competencies.
WorkKeys® is a comprehensive workforce development system that assesses generic workplace skill sets and effectively matches people with jobs. Three Components of the WorkKeys® System:
An ACT® validated method for measuring individual skill levels in 8 areas (ex. applied technology, locating information).
- JOB PROFILING
Determines critical tasks performed in a job and the skill level required to do the job.
LCC provides the training component, KeyTrain™, designed to help a person improve workplace skills, employment readiness, and advancement in an occupational field.
For more information, please contact:
Dr. John Paul Black
Vice President of Workforce Development & Continuing Education
Title IX Coordinator
Bullock (Building 001), Room 152
Phone: (252) 527-6223, ext. 704
Fax: (252) 233-6879