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Posted on: January 6, 2023

EPA Regional Administrator in Springfield for Check Presentation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJanuary 6, 2023Contact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-880-6306or [email protected]

 

EPA Regional Administrator in Springfield for Check Presentation

The City of Springfield Department of Workforce Development is hosting a...

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Posted on: December 15, 2022

City of Springfield Receives $500,000 EPA Grant to Expand Green for Greene Program

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDecember 15, 2022Contact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-880-6306or [email protected]

 

City of Springfield Receives $500,000 EPA Grant to Expand Green for Greene Program

The City of Springfield Department of Workforce Deve...

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Posted on: November 17, 2022

Public Safety Registered Apprenticeship Briefing Set for December 1

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASENovember 17, 2022Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 or [email protected]

 

Public Safety Registered Apprenticeship Briefing Set for December 1

A Public Safety Registered Apprenticeship Briefing, designed to intr...

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Posted on: November 14, 2022

Public Entities Mark the Start of National Apprenticeship Week

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASENovember 14, 2022Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 or [email protected]

 

 

Public Entities Mark the Start of National Apprenticeship Week

To kick off National Apprenticeship Week, several public entiti...

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Posted on: October 21, 2022

Inaugural I-Create Manufacturing Career Day to Host 1,000 Area Students

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEOctober 21, 2022Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 [email protected]

 

Inaugural I-Create Manufacturing Career Day to Host 1,000 Area Students

The inaugural I-Create Manufacturing Career Day is set for F...

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Posted on: October 18, 2022

Department of Workforce Development Receives $5,000 grant from Walmart

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEOctober 18, 2022Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 or [email protected]

  

Department of Workforce Development Receives $5,000 grant from Walmart

The City of Springfield Department of Workforce De...

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Posted on: September 28, 2022

Missouri Job Center and Elks Lodge #409 to Cohost Job Fair

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESeptember 28, 2022Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 or [email protected]

  

Missouri Job Center and Elks Lodge #409 to Cohost Job Fair

The Missouri Job Center and Elks Lodge #409 are cohosting a ...

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Posted on: August 19, 2022

Workforce Vibe Concludes Series on the Impact of Childcare on the Workforce

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAugust 19, 2022Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 [email protected]

 

Workforce Vibe Concludes Series on the Impact of Childcare on the Workforce

The City’s Department of Workforce Development has releas...

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Posted on: August 3, 2022

Department of Workforce Development Awarded $17.5 Million Good Jobs Challenge Grant

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAugust 3, 2022Contact: Katherine Trombetta, Communications Coordinator417-880-6306 or [email protected]

Department of Workforce Development Awarded $17.5 Million Good Jobs Challenge Grant

The City of Springfield Department of...

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Posted on: July 28, 2022

Missouri Job Center Relocating North Office to O’Reilly Center for Hope

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJuly 28, 2022Contact: Katherine Trombetta, Communications Coordinator417-880-6306 or [email protected]

 

Missouri Job Center Relocating North Office to O’Reilly Center for Hope 

The Missouri Job Center in Spr...

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Posted on: July 26, 2022

Dept of Workforce Development Receives $3 Million DOL Grant for Apprenticeships

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJuly 26, 2022Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 [email protected]

 

Department of Workforce Development Receives $3 Million DOL Grant for Apprenticeships

The City’s Department of Workforce Development, located...

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Posted on: June 16, 2022

The Billion Dollar Economic Impact of Childcare in Missouri

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJune 16, 2022Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 [email protected]

The Billion Dollar Economic Impact of Childcare in Missouri

 The City’s Department of Workforce Development has dropped it’s latest epis...

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Posted on: June 7, 2022

Build My Future Offers Grants to Bolster Workforce in Construction

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJune 7, 2022Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-880-6306[email protected]

Build My Future Offers Grants to Bolster Workforce in Construction

The Build My Future Board of Directors is now offering small grants of up to $50...

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Posted on: May 31, 2022

Summer Job Fair for Vets and General Public on June 7

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMedia Contact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-880-6306[email protected]

 

Summer Job Fair for Vets and General Public on June 7

Twenty-five area employers and ten Veteran support organizations will be on hand for a Multi-In...

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Posted on: May 19, 2022

Workforce Vibe Tackles the Topic of Childcare and the Effects on the Workforce

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 19, 2022Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 [email protected]

 

Workforce Vibe Tackles the Topic of Childcare and the Effects on the Workforce

The City’s Department of Workforce Development has releas...

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Posted on: May 9, 2022

Department of Workforce Development Hosts Employer Forum on Untapped Talent

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 9, 2022Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 [email protected]

 

Department of Workforce Development Hosts Employer Forum on Untapped Talent

The City’s Department of Workforce Development is hosting an employ...

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Posted on: May 6, 2022

Department of Workforce Development Receives LEAP Award

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 6, 2022Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 [email protected]

Department of Workforce Development Receives LEAP Award

The City’s Department of Workforce Development, located at the Missouri Job Center, has been reco...

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Posted on: May 3, 2022

Dept of Workforce Development Asks for Additional Funding for “Let’s Get To Work” Initiative

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 3, 2022Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 [email protected]

 

Department of Workforce Development Asks for Additional Funding for “Let’s Get To Work” Initiative

The City’s Department of Workforce Developme...

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Posted on: April 29, 2022

Missouri Job Center Hosts Multi-Industry Hiring Event

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEApril 29, 2022Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 [email protected]

 

Missouri Job Center Hosts Multi-Industry Hiring Event

The Missouri Job Center is hosting a Multi-Industry Hiring Event on Tuesday, May...

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Posted on: April 27, 2022

High School and College Students to Discuss Their Future Plans at Roundtable Events

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEApril 27, 2022Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta 417-880-6306 [email protected]

 

High School and College Students to Discuss Their Future Plans at Roundtable Events

The Department of Workforce Development, housed a...

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Posted on: April 15, 2022

Workforce Vibe Explores Mental Health from a Caregiver Perspective

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                April 15, 2022Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 [email protected]

Workforce Vibe Explores Mental Health from a Caregiver ...

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Posted on: April 11, 2022

More than 2,600 High School Students to Gather for Construction Showcase

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-880-6306or [email protected]

More than 2,600 High School Students to Attend Construction Showcase

More than 2,600 area high school students are set to attend Build My Future Construction Show...

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Posted on: March 22, 2022

Dept of Workforce Development Receives Go-Ahead to Apply for Grant Funding

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMarch 22, 2022Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 [email protected]

 

Department of Workforce Development Receives Go-Ahead to Apply for Grant Funding

Springfield City Council has approved a bill to allow the D...

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Posted on: March 16, 2022

Workforce Vibe Talks Mental Health at the College Level

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMarch 16, 2022Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 [email protected]

Workforce Vibe Talks Mental Health at the College Level

The City’s Department of Workforce Development has released it’s latest episode of Workf...

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Posted on: March 1, 2022

Missouri Job Center Hosts City of Springfield Job Fair

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMarch 1, 2022Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 [email protected]

 

Missouri Job Center Hosts City of Springfield Job Fair

The Missouri Job Center is hosting a City of Springfield Job Fair on Tuesday, Ma...

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Posted on: February 24, 2022

Dept of Workforce Development Receives Funding for “Let’s Get To Work” Initiative

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFebruary 24, 2022Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 [email protected]

 

Department of Workforce Development Receives Funding for “Let’s Get To Work” Initiative

The City’s Department of Workforce Development, l...

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Posted on: February 23, 2022

EPA Grant Awarded to Continue Green for Greene Job Training

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFebruary 23, 2022Contact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-880-6306[email protected]

 

 

EPA Grant Awarded to Continue Green for Greene Job Training

 The City’s Department of Workforce Development, located at...

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Posted on: February 18, 2022

Workforce Vibe Tackles Mental Health at Work

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFebruary 18, 2022Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 [email protected]

 

Workforce Vibe Tackles Mental Health at Work

The City’s Department of Workforce Development has released it’s latest episode of Wor...

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Posted on: February 8, 2022

Department of Workforce Development Receives NEA Grant

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                February 8, 2022Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 or [email protected]

 

Department of Workforce Development Receives NEA...

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Posted on: January 21, 2022

Workforce Vibe Talks About Creating Company Culture as an Employee Retention Strategy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJanuary 21, 2022Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 [email protected]

 

Workforce Vibe Talks About Creating Company Culture as an Employee Retention Strategy

 The City’s Department of Workforce D...

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Posted on: January 7, 2022

90-Day Trucking Apprenticeship Challenge Aims to Recruit More Truck Drivers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJanuary 7, 2022Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 or [email protected]

 

90-Day Trucking Apprenticeship Challenge Aims to Recruit More Truck Drivers

To help meet critical supply chain needs by recruiting and tra...

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Posted on: December 22, 2021

Final Podcast of 2021 Focuses on Finding Work Life Balance

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                December 22, 2021Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 [email protected]

 

Final Podcast of 2021 Focuses on Finding W...

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Posted on: November 23, 2021

Department of Workforce Development Names Assistant Director

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASENovember 23, 2021Contact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-880-6306or [email protected]

 

 Department of Workforce Development Names Assistant Director

The City of Springfield Department of Workforce Development has ...

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Posted on: November 18, 2021

Workforce Vibe Podcast Sits Down with State Director of Workforce Development

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                November 18, 2021Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 [email protected]

 

 Workforce Vibe Podcast Sits Down...

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Posted on: November 12, 2021

Missouri Job Center Hosts Hiring Event for Veterans and Families

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASENovember 12, 2021Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 or [email protected]

 

Missouri Job Center Hosts Hiring Event for Veterans and Families

As a service to the men and women who have served our country, th...

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Posted on: November 5, 2021

Missouri Job Center Hosts Healthcare Hiring Event

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  November 5, 2021Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 [email protected]

 

Missouri Job Center Hosts Healthcare Hiring Event

The Missouri Job Center is hosting a Healthcare Hiring Event on Tuesday...

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Posted on: November 4, 2021

Momentum State of the Workforce Survey Launches

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASENovember 4, 2021Contact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-880-6306or [email protected]

 

Momentum State of the Workforce Survey Launches

The Missouri Job Center announces the launch of its Momentum State of the Workforce Surv...

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Posted on: October 27, 2021

Workforce Vibe Podcast Talks to High Schoolers About Their Future

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 27, 2021Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 [email protected]

Workforce Vibe Podcast Talks to High Schoolers About Their Future

The City’s Department of Workforce Development, ho...

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Posted on: October 19, 2021

Dept of Workforce Development to Apply for Good Jobs Challenge Grant

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEOctober 19, 2021Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 [email protected]

  

Department of Workforce Development to Apply for Good Jobs Challenge Grant

Springfield City Council approved a measure allowing ...

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Posted on: October 13, 2021

Missouri Job Center Hosts First Responder Job Fair

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEOctober 13, 2021Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 [email protected]

 

Missouri Job Center Hosts First Responder Job Fair

The Missouri Job Center is hosting a First Responder Job Fair on Thursday, Octobe...

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Posted on: September 23, 2021

Workforce Vibe Podcast Focuses on Generations in Four-Part Series

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESeptember 23, 2021Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 [email protected]

 

Workforce Vibe Podcast Focuses on Generations in Four-Part Series

The City’s Department of Workforce Development, housed...

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Posted on: September 1, 2021

Missouri Job Center and Jordan Valley Clinic Offer Job Fair & Vaccine Clinic

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESeptember 1, 2021Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 [email protected]

  

Missouri Job Center and Jordan Valley Clinic Offer Job Fair & Vaccine Clinic

The Missouri Job Center and Jordan Valle...

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Posted on: August 30, 2021

Missouri Job Center Offers One Day Workshop on Entrepreneurship

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAugust 30, 2021Contact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-841-3389[email protected]

 

 Missouri Job Center Offers One Day Workshop on Entrepreneurship

The Missouri Job Center is offering a free, one-day workshop on e...

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Posted on: August 25, 2021

Workforce Vibe Releases Latest Episode on Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                August 25, 2021Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 [email protected]

 

Workforce Vibe Releases Latest Episode on Di...

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Posted on: August 20, 2021

City of Springfield names Workforce Development Director

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAugust 20, 2021Contact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-880-6306or [email protected]

 

 CITY OF SPRINGFIELD NAMES WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR

City Manager Jason Gage has selected Sally Payne to permanently fill t...

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Posted on: July 27, 2021

Department of Workforce Development Receives $3 Million DOL Grant

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJuly 27, 2021Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 or[email protected]

Department of Workforce Development Receives $3 Million DOL Grant

The Department of Workforce Development, located at the Missouri Job Center, ha...

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Posted on: July 22, 2021

Missouri Job Center Offers Free Training for Environmental Jobs

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJuly 22, 2021Contact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-841-3389[email protected]

  

Missouri Job Center Offers Free Training for Environmental Jobs 

The Missouri Job Center is seeking applicants for an upcom...

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Posted on: July 20, 2021

Department of Workforce Development Launches New Podcast

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJuly 20, 2021Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 [email protected]

 

Department of Workforce Development Launches New Podcast

The Department of Workforce Development in conjunction with the City of Spring...

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Posted on: June 30, 2021

HIRING EVENT & RESOURCE FAIR GEARED TOWARD VETERANS AND THEIR FAMILIES

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJune 30, 2021Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-880-6306 or[email protected]

 

 HIRING EVENT & RESOURCE FAIR GEARED TOWARD VETERANS AND THEIR FAMILIES

The Missouri Job Center and the American Legion...

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Posted on: June 11, 2021

One-Stop Pop Up Returns to Park Central Square After Hiatus

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJune 11, 2021Contact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-880-6306[email protected]

  

One-Stop Pop Up Returns to Park Central Square After Hiatus

After a two-year hiatus due largely to the coronavirus, the Missouri Job...

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Posted on: June 2, 2021

Missouri Job Center and Health Department Team Up for “Get a Shot, Get a Job”

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJune 2, 2021Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 [email protected]

Missouri Job Center and Health Department Team Up for “Get a Shot, Get a Job”

The Missouri Job Center and the Springfield-Gree...

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Posted on: April 23, 2021

Missouri Job Center Hosts Drive Thru Job Fair with 20 Employers

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEApril 23, 2021Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 [email protected]

 

Missouri Job Center Hosts Drive Thru Job Fair  with 20 Employers

 The Missouri Job Center in Springfield is hosting ...

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Posted on: April 20, 2021

Missouri Job Center Resumes In-Person Workshops

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                April 20, 2021Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 [email protected]

Missouri Job Center Resumes In-Person Workshops

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Posted on: March 25, 2021

Career Closet to Reopen to the Public

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PRESS RELEASEFor more information, contact:Katherine Trombetta, 417-880-6306 or [email protected] 25, 2021

Career Closet to Reopen to the Public

The Career Closet, located inside the Missouri Job Center at 2900 E. Sunshine, is reopening to t...

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Posted on: March 19, 2021

Missouri Job Center to Host Big Shots Golf Hiring Event

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Media AlertFor more information, contact:Katherine Trombetta, 417-880-6306 or [email protected] 19, 2021

Missouri Job Center to Host Big Shots Golf Hiring Event

The Missouri Job Center and Big Shots Golf are teaming up to host an all-day hir...

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Posted on: March 11, 2021

Missouri Job Center Locations Return to Normal Operations Starting March 15

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMarch 10, 2021Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 or [email protected]

 

Missouri Job Center Locations Return to Normal Operations Starting March 15

The Missouri Job Center offices in Springfield and Branso...

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Posted on: March 3, 2021

Missouri Job Center Hosts Drive Thru Job Fair in Branson

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE               March 3, 2021Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-880-6306 or [email protected]

 

Missouri Job Center Hosts Drive Thru Job Fair in Branso...

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Posted on: February 24, 2021

Missouri Job Center to Release Momentum Workforce Survey Results

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFebruary 24, 2021Contact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-841-3389[email protected]

  

Missouri Job Center to Release Momentum Workforce Survey Results

The Missouri Job Center will release the results of its annual ...

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Posted on: February 19, 2021

Missouri Job Center to Host Two-Day Amazon Hiring Event

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Media AlertFor more information, contact:Katherine Trombetta, 417-880-6306 or [email protected]

 Missouri Job Center to Host Two-Day Amazon Hiring Event

The Missouri Job Center is pleased to partner with Amazon in hosting a two-day hirin...

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Posted on: February 10, 2021

Missouri Job Center Offers Free Training for Environmental Jobs

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFebruary 10, 2021

Contact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-841-3389

[email protected]

 

 

Missouri Job Center Offers Free Training for Environmental Jobs

The Missouri Job Center is seeking applicants for two upcoming s...

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Posted on: February 18, 2020

Department of Labor satisfied with City’s action to address grant fund eligibility

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The City of Springfield’s Workforce Development Department has received word that the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) is satisfied with the corrective action clarifying eligibility processes regarding the use of grant funds for a workf...

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Posted on: November 24, 2020

Momentum State of the Workforce Survey Launches for 2021

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASENovember 24, 2020Contact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-880-6306or [email protected]

Momentum State of the Workforce Survey Launches for 2021

The Missouri Job Center announces the launch of the seventh annual Momentum State of the...

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Posted on: November 17, 2020

All Missouri Job Center Locations Move to Appointment Only Status

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                November 17, 2020Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-841-3389 or [email protected]

All Missouri Job Center Locations Move to App...

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Posted on: October 15, 2020

Veterans Drive Thru Job Fair Set for October 22

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                October 15, 2020Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-841-3389 or [email protected]

Veterans Drive Thru Job Fair Set for October 2...

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Posted on: October 1, 2020

Missouri Job Center Hosts Drive Thru Job Fair in Branson

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  October 1, 2020Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-841-3389 (W) or 417-880-6306 (C)[email protected]

Missouri Job Center Hosts Drive Thru Job Fair in Branson

The Missouri Job Center is hosting a Drive...

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Posted on: September 18, 2020

Missouri Job Center Partners with The Geek Foundation to Offer IT Training

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE              September 18, 2020Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-841-3389 or [email protected]

Missouri Job Center Partners with The Geek Foundation t...

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Posted on: August 25, 2020

Missouri to Release Lost Wages Assistance Benefits to Unemployed Workers

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE               August 25, 2020Contact: [email protected] orKatherine Trombetta417-841-3389 or [email protected]

Missouri to Release Lost W...

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Posted on: August 20, 2020

Missouri Job Center Receives CARES Act Funding to Support Local Workforce Needs

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAugust 20, 2020Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-841-3389 or [email protected]

Missouri Job Center Receives CARES Act Funding to Support  Local Workforce Needs

As part of the CARES Act, the Missouri Job Cen...

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Posted on: August 19, 2020

Missouri Job Center Cohosts Drive Thru Job Fair in Hollister

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAugust 19, 2020Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-841-3389 or [email protected]

Missouri Job Center Cohosts Drive Thru Job Fair in Hollister

The Missouri Job Center and the Hollister Area Chamber of Commerce ar...

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Posted on: August 17, 2020

Missouri Job Center Opening Northside Location on Thursday

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE               August 17, 2020Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-841-3389 or [email protected]

Missouri Job Center Opening Northside Location on Thursda...

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Posted on: July 16, 2020

Missouri Job Center Hosts Second Drive Thru Job Fair in a Month

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJuly 16, 2020Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-841-3389 or [email protected]

Missouri Job Center Hosts Second Drive Thru Job Fair in a Month

The Missouri Job Center in Springfield is hosting a second Drive Thr...

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Posted on: July 7, 2020

Missouri Job Center Relocating Northside Location

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJuly 7, 2020Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-841-3389 or [email protected]

Missouri Job Center Relocating Northside Location

The Missouri Job Center in Springfield is relocating its northside affiliate office to a ...

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Posted on: June 30, 2020

City Council Approves Bills to Aid Workforce Development

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJune 30, 2020Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-841-3389 or [email protected]

City Council Approves Bills to Aid Workforce Development

Three proposals were approved by Springfield City Council at their June 29 meetin...

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Posted on: June 25, 2020

Missouri Job Center Branson Reopening to the Public

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJune 25, 2020Contact: Katherine Trombetta, Missouri Job Center417-841-3389 or 417-880-6306[email protected]

Missouri Job Center Branson Reopening to the Public

The Missouri Job Center affiliate office in Branson will reopen t...

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Posted on: June 18, 2020

Missouri Job Center to Host Drive Thru Job Fair

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJune 18, 2020Media Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-841-3389 or [email protected]

Missouri Job Center to Host Drive Thru Job Fair

The Missouri Job Center in Springfield is hosting its first Drive Thru Job Fair on W...

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Posted on: June 15, 2020

MO Dept. of Labor Division of Employment Security Announces Return of Unemployment Requirements

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MEDIA ALERTJune 15, 2020Contact: [email protected] orKatherine Trombetta, Missouri Job Center417-841-3389 or 417-880-6306[email protected]

MO Department of Labor Division of Employment Security Announces Return of Unemployment Require...

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Posted on: June 11, 2020

Missouri Job Center Offers Free Training Opportunities for Those Out of Work

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJune 11, 2020Contact: Katherine Trombetta, [email protected]

Missouri Job Center Offers Free Training Opportunities for Those Out of Work

The Missouri Job Center currently offers several career training opportunit...

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Posted on: May 27, 2020

State Director of Workforce Development to Visit Missouri Job Center on Opening Day

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 27, 2020Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-841-3389 or [email protected]

State Director of Workforce Development to Visit Missouri Job Center on Opening Day

The Missouri Job Center in Springfield will reopen to t...

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

Missouri Job Center Reopening to the Public on May 28

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 22, 2020Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-841-3389 or [email protected]

Missouri Job Center Reopening to the Public on May 28

The Missouri Job Center in Springfield will reopen to the public on Thursday, May 28,...

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Posted on: May 7, 2020

Missouri Dept of Labor Releases Guidance on Unemployment Benefits for Those Who Refuse to Return to

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MEDIA ALERT                May 7, 2020Contact: Katherine Trombetta, Missouri Job Center417-841-3389 or [email protected]

Missouri Dept of Labor Releases Guidance...

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Posted on: May 1, 2020

Missouri Job Center Releases Information on Tentative Reopening to the Public

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 1, 2020Contact: Katherine Trombetta, Missouri Job Center417-841-3389 or [email protected]

Missouri Job Center Releases Information on Tentative Reopening to the Public

The Missouri Job Center in Springfield an...

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Posted on: April 23, 2020

Missouri Job Center Hosting Facebook Live Event Today

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MEDIA ALERTApril 23, 2020Contact: Katherine Trombetta, Missouri Job Center417-841-3389 or [email protected]

Missouri Job Center Hosting Facebook Live Event Today

The Missouri Job Center is hosting an informational session through Face...

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Posted on: April 15, 2020

Missouri Dept. of Labor Releases Information on Self-Employed, Gig Workers to Apply for Unemployment

Media AlertApril 15, 2020Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-841-3389 or [email protected]

The Missouri Department of Labor and Industrial Relations’ Division of Employment Security (DES) is encouraging self-employed, gig worke...

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Posted on: April 9, 2020

Missouri Department of Labor Releases New Unemployment Benefits Information

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Media AlertApril 9, 2020Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-841-3389 or [email protected]

Missouri Department of Labor Releases New Unemployment Benefits Information

The Missouri Department of Labor released updated information today on f...

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Posted on: April 8, 2020

Missouri Job Center and City of Springfield Host Facebook Live Event Today

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Media AlertApril 8, 2020Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-841-3389 or [email protected]

Missouri Job Center and City of Springfield Host Facebook Live Event Today

The Department of Workforce Development and the City of Springfield is ho...

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

Changes to Food Stamp Benefits in Response to COVID-19

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MEDIA ALERTFor Immediate ReleaseMarch 26, 2020

Changes to Food Stamp Benefits in Response to COVID-19

To meet the nutritional needs of low-income Missourians during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Department of Social Services Family Support Division has announc...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

Missouri Job Center South and Branson Offices Close to the Public

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Missouri Job Center North Office to Temporarily Close

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMarch 17, 2020Contact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-880-6306 or [email protected]

Missouri Job Center North Office to Temporarily Close

The Missouri Job Center North Office located at 1443 N. Robberson, in the CoxHealth North Med...

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Posted on: February 20, 2020

Momentum State of the Workforce Survey Results Released

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFebruary 20, 2020Contact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-841-3389 or [email protected]

Momentum State of the Workforce Survey Results Released

The City’s Department of Workforce Development has announced the results of th...

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Posted on: February 20, 2020

Missouri Job Center Branson Hosts Large Multi-Industry Hiring Event & Veteran Resource Fair

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Missouri Job Center Branson Hosts Large Multi-Industry Hiring Event & Veteran Resource Fair

More than 30 employers from the Branson area will participate i...

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Posted on: January 24, 2020

Large Hiring Event in Dallas County on January 30

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJanuary 24, 2020Contact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-841-3389 or [email protected]

Missouri Job Center to Host Large Hiring Event in Dallas County on January 30

The Missouri Job Center Ozark Region in conjunction with Dallas Cou...

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Posted on: January 16, 2020

Missouri Job Center Hosts Large Multi-Industry Hiring Event

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 16, 2020Contact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-841-3389 or [email protected]

Missouri Job Center Hosts Large Multi-Industry Hiring Event

The Missouri Job Center is hosting its first big hiring event of the year o...

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Posted on: January 15, 2020

Missouri Job Center Offers Free Training for Environmental Jobs

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 15, 2020Contact: Katherine Trombetta, [email protected]

Missouri Job Center Offers Free Training for Environmental Jobs

The Missouri Job Center is seeking applicants for two upcoming sessions of the Green...

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Posted on: December 13, 2019

Director of Workforce Development Mary Ann Rojas retires

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City of Springfield Director of Workforce Development Mary Ann Rojas recently announced she would be retiring from the City of Springfield. Rojas is moving back to her native Texas and is excited to spend more time with her two daught...

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Posted on: November 15, 2019

Missouri Job Center Hosts Multi-Industry Roundtable Discussion

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASENovember 15, 2019Contact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-841-3389, 417-880-6306 or [email protected]

Missouri Job Center Hosts Multi-Industry Roundtable

The Missouri Job Center invites business and industry leaders from all sectors...

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Posted on: November 6, 2019

HIRING EVENT & RESOURCE FAIR GEARED TOWARD VETERANS AND THEIR FAMILIES

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASENovember 6, 2019Contact:  Katherine Trombetta, [email protected], 417-841-3389 or 417-880-6306

HIRING EVENT & RESOURCE FAIR GEARED TOWARD VETERANS AND THEIR FAMILIES

In keeping with the Veteran’s Day tr...

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Posted on: October 28, 2019

State of the Workforce Momentum Survey Launches for 2020

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEOctober 28, 2019Contact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-841-3389, 417-880-6306 or [email protected]

State of the Workforce Momentum Survey Launches for 2020

The Missouri Job Center announces the launch of the sixth annual Momentum ...

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Posted on: October 25, 2019

Missouri Job Center Addressing Opioid Crisis with Missouri Works Together Program

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Posted on: October 16, 2019

Build My Future Branches Out Into Healthcare Field

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEOctober 16, 2019Contact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-841-3389 or [email protected]

Build My Future Branches Out Into Healthcare Field

The inaugural Build My Future Healthcare Career Expo for high school students is Tuesday, Octo...

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Posted on: September 25, 2019

Manufacturing Hiring Event to Celebrate Manufacturing Day

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESeptember 25, 2019Contact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-841-3389[email protected]

Manufacturing Hiring Event to Celebrate Manufacturing Day

As a lead in to Manufacturing Day on October 4, the Missouri Job Center is hosting a manu...

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Posted on: September 17, 2019

REGISTRATION BEGINS FOR EMPLOYABILITY SUMMIT

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESeptember 17, 2019Contact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-841-3389 or [email protected]

REGISTRATION BEGINS FOR EMPLOYABILITY SUMMIT

Registration is now open for the fifth annual EmployAbility Summit, set for Wednesday, October 16,...

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Posted on: August 20, 2019

City Council Hears Information on the Department of Workforce Development

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAugust 20, 2019Contact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-880-6306 or [email protected]

City Council Hears Information on the Department of Workforce Development

The City’s Department of Workforce Development presented a qua...

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Posted on: August 19, 2019

Green for Greene Graduation & Hiring Event on Friday

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAugust 19, 2019Contact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-841-3389 or [email protected]

Green for Greene Graduation & Hiring Event on Friday

The Missouri Job Center is hosting a graduation ceremony and hiring event for participant...

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Posted on: August 19, 2019

Dept. of Workforce Development to Present at Tomorrow's Council Lunch

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Media AlertAugust 19, 2019Contact: Katherine Trombetta417-841-3389 or 417-880-6306

The Department of Workforce Development will present to City Council members at Council Lunch on Tuesday, August 20, 11:30 am, in the Denny Whayne Conference Room. Workforce...

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Posted on: July 25, 2019

CHANGE ONE THOUSAND GRADUATION SET FOR FRIDAY

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-841-3389 or [email protected]

CHANGE ONE THOUSAND GRADUATION SET FOR FRIDAY

The twelfth cohort of Change One Thousand will graduate on Friday, July 26, 2:00 pm, at the Missouri Job Center, 29...

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Posted on: July 25, 2019

Missouri Job Center Hosts Discussion on Hiring Justice Involved Individuals

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJuly 25, 2019Contact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-841-3389 or [email protected]

Missouri Job Center Hosts Discussion on Hiring Justice Involved Individuals

The Missouri Job Center is hosting a panel discussion to help guide busi...

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Posted on: July 19, 2019

Missouri Job Center Business Service Team to Receive Economic Impact Award

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJuly 19, 2019Contact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-841-3389 or [email protected]

Missouri Job Center Business Service Team to Receive Economic Impact Award

The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board is pleased to announce the M...

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Posted on: July 8, 2019

HIRING AND RESOURCE FAIR FOR LOCAL VETERANS - UPDATED INFORMATION

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Sabrina Bonnette, [email protected], 417-841-3353 Local Veteran Employment Representative or Katherine Trombetta, [email protected], 417-841-3389 or 417-880-6306

HIRING AND RESOURCE FAIR FOR LOCAL VETERANS...

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Posted on: July 3, 2019

HIRING AND RESOURCE FAIR FOR LOCAL VETERANS

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Contact: Sabrina Bonnette, [email protected], 417-841-3353 Local Veteran Employment Representative or Katherine Trombetta, [email protected], 417-841-3389 or 417-880-6306

HIRING AND RESOURCE FAIR FOR LOCAL VETERANS...

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Posted on: June 19, 2019

Job Fair Aimed at Supporting Springfield’s Hispanic Community

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 19, 2019Contact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-841-3389 or [email protected]

Job Fair Aimed at Supporting Springfield’s Hispanic Community

The Missouri Job Center is partnering with ALAS, a local Hispanic ...

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Posted on: June 17, 2019

Registration Deadline Extended for Free Environmental Jobs Training

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJune 17, 2019Contact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-841-3389 or [email protected]

Registration Deadline Extended for Free Environmental Jobs Training

The Missouri Job Center has extended the registration deadline...

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Posted on: May 31, 2019

Missouri Job Center Offers Free Training for Environmental Jobs

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-841-3389 or [email protected]

Missouri Job Center Offers Free Training for Environmental Jobs

The Missouri Job Center is seeking applicants for the Green for Greene program, a free training i...

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Posted on: May 13, 2019

America’s Promise Health Care Hiring Event

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMay 13, 2019

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America’s Promise Health Care Hiring Event on May 20

The Missouri Job Center is hosting a health care hiring event to assist recent graduat...

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Posted on: May 3, 2019

Missouri Job Center Hosts EO Lunch & Learn for Local Employers

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMedia Contact: Katherine Trombetta, 417-841-3389 or [email protected]

Missouri Job Center Hosts EO Lunch & Learn for Local Employers

The Missouri Job Center and the Missouri State University Small Business Development Cen...

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Posted on: April 26, 2019

Missouri Job Center Connects Employers with Job Seekers on the Autism Spectrum

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Career Connections, a networking event designed to connect local employers with those on the Autism Spectrum, is Tuesday, April 30, from 1-4 pm at the Missouri Job Center, 2900 E. Sunshine in Springfield. All those on the Autism Spectrum who are looking f...

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Posted on: April 18, 2019

Record Attendance at Third Annual Build My Future

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This year’s Build My Future Construction Showcase saw record attendance Wednesday as nearly 2,700 students from across southwest Missouri descended on the Ozark Empire Fairgrounds EPlex to learn more about construction and skilled trades. The na...

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Posted on: April 11, 2019

Green for Greene Graduation & Hiring Event on Friday

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The Missouri Job Center is hosting a graduation ceremony and hiring event for participants of the Green for Greene training program. The graduation is Friday, April 12, 1 pm, at The Fairbanks, 1126 N. Broadway, in Springfield.

This unique training gives gr...

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Posted on: April 11, 2019

Third Annual Build My Future Set to be One of the Largest in the Nation

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The third annual Build My Future Construction Showcase is Wednesday, April 17, 9 am to 2 pm, at the Ozark Empire Fairgrounds E*Plex, 3001 N. Grant Ave. The nationally recognized event is organized by the Build My Future Collaborative, comprised of several...

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Posted on: April 8, 2019

Missouri Job Center to host Wednesday Works Hiring Event

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Missouri Job Center to host Wednesday Works Hiring Event

The Missouri Job Center is hosting its weekly installment of Wednesday Works on April 10, from 9 to 11 am at the Job Center’s south location, 2900 E. Sunshine. Job seekers are invited to st...

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Posted on: April 8, 2019

Missouri Job Center in Branson Hosts Multi-Industry Job Fair

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Missouri Job Center in Branson Hosts Multi-Industry Job Fair

More than 20 companies in the Branson area will participate in a Job and Resource Fair hosted by the Missouri Job Ce...

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Posted on: April 5, 2019

One Stop Pop Up Returns to Park Central Square

The Missouri Job Center is hosting a two-day One Stop Pop Up on Park Central Square, April 9 and 10, from 9 am to 3 pm. The One Stop Pop Up brings the resources of the Missouri Job Center and provides information to those who may not be able to travel to ...

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Posted on: April 1, 2019

Location Change for Legalization and the Workforce Part 2

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The Missouri Job Center announces a location change for the Legalization and the Workforce forum on Thursday, April 4. The forum will now be held at the Missouri Job Center, 2900 E. Sunshine, Springfield, from 9 am to 4 pm.

Local and state experts will be ...

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Posted on: March 26, 2019

Legalization and the Workforce Part 2

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The Missouri Job Center is hosting its second forum on the impact of Legalization and the Workforce on Thursday, April 4, 9 am to 4 pm, at the Springfield Art Museum, 1111 East Brookside Drive, Springfield.

Local and state experts will be on hand to discus...

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Posted on: March 25, 2019

MICRO-GRANT RECIPIENTS ANNOUNCED AT CHECK PRESENTATION CEREMONY

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board in Springfield is pleased to announce the recipients of rural community micro-grants. These grants will be highlighted at a special check presentation ceremony on Monday, April 1, 1:30 pm, at the Missouri Job C...

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Posted on: February 28, 2019

CHANGE ONE THOUSAND CLASS TO GRADUATE ON FRIDAY

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The ninth cohort of Change One Thousand will graduate on Friday, March 1, 2:00 pm, at the Missouri Job Center, 2900 E. Sunshine. The guest speaker will be Greene County Commissioner Harold Bengsch.

Change One Thousand is a skills academy that teaches parti...

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Posted on: February 25, 2019

Missouri Job Center to host Wednesday Works Hiring Event

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The Missouri Job Center is hosting its inaugural Wednesday Works Hiring Event on February 27, from 9 to 11 am at the Job Center’s south location, 2900 E. Sunshine. Job seekers are invited to stop by and visit with representatives from five diffe...

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Posted on: February 22, 2019

Missouri Job Center Hosts CWRC Celebration for Stone County

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The Missouri Job Center is pleased to announce that Stone County has achieved the status of ACT Certified Work Ready Community by the State of Missouri. To celebrate this accomplishment, the community is invited to attend a celebration reception on Tuesda...

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Posted on: February 15, 2019

Momentum Report Findings Released at Upcoming Luncheon

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The fifth annual Momentum State of the Workforce report findings will be released to the public on Wednesday, February 20, during the Momentum Luncheon at the White River Conference Center. Doors open at 11 am and attendees are encouraged to get there ear...

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Posted on: January 31, 2019

MICRO-GRANTS NOW AVAILABLE TO RURAL COMMUNITIES IN OZARK REGION

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board in Springfield is now accepting applications for micro-grants of up to $5,000 to assist rural communities in enhancing workforce development,

economic development, and developing leadership in their respective c...

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Posted on: January 29, 2019

Deadline Approaching for Free Job Training Program

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The Missouri Job Center is now offering free job training programs for young adults ages 18-24 in the healthcare, environmental, transportation and construction industries for those who qualify. Participants can earn a starting wage of $12 per hour while ...

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Posted on: January 25, 2019

Momentum Survey Deadline Extended to February 1

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The deadline to participate in the fifth annual Momentum State of the Workforce Survey has been extended to February 1, 2019. Businesses and organizations from around the region are asked to give feedback through a short 20 question survey. The survey all...

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Posted on: January 24, 2019

State of the Workforce Momentum Survey Deadline Approaches

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The deadline to participate in the fifth annual Momentum State of the Workforce Survey is Friday, January 25. Businesses and organizations from around the region are encouraged to give feedback through a short 20 question survey. The survey allows the Mis...

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Posted on: January 17, 2019

CHANGE ONE THOUSAND GRADUATION SET FOR FRIDAY

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The eighth cohort of Change One Thousand will graduate on Friday, Jan. 18, 2:00 pm, at the Missouri Job Center, 2900 E. Sunshine. The guest speaker will be Francine Pratt, Director of Prosper Springfield. This cohort is one of the largest classes to date....

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Posted on: January 16, 2019

Missouri Job Center Hosts Multi-Industry Hiring Event & Skill Up Info Fair

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More than 40 companies in the region will participate in the Missouri Job Center’s first big hiring event of the year on January 22, from 3:00 – 6:00 pm. The event will be held at the Missouri Job Center, 2900 E. Sunshine, in Springfie...

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Posted on: January 2, 2019

Missouri Job Center Offers Free Training For Green Jobs

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The Missouri Job Center is seeking applicants for the Green for Greene program, a free training in which participants earn certifications for environmental-related careers. Green for Greene is funded by a $200,000 grant from the Environmental Protection A...

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Posted on: December 26, 2018

Tuition-free manufacturing training to begin in January

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SPRINGFIELD, MO – The Missouri Job Center and Ozarks Technical Community College (OTC) have partnered to develop the Aspire to Create program focused on preparing young adults receiving SNAP Benefits for careers in manufacturing through hands-on...

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Posted on: December 4, 2018

Local Cyber Security Expert to Talk About Cyber Crime Prevention Careers

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The Missouri Job Center is pleased to host cyber security expert Lorne Hazlewood, Senior Information Security Analyst at BKD, on Thursday, Dec. 6, 1 pm, at the Job Center, 2900 E. Sunshine. Mr. Hazlewood will talk about the need for trained professionals ...

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Posted on: December 4, 2018

CHANGE ONE THOUSAND CLASS TO GRADUATE ON FRIDAY

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CHANGE ONE THOUSAND CLASS TO GRADUATE ON FRIDAY

The seventh cohort of Change One Thousand will graduate on Friday, Dec. 7, 1:30 pm, at the Missouri Job Center, 2...

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Posted on: December 3, 2018

Webster County Receives Certified Work Ready Community Status

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The Missouri Job Center is hosting a celebration for Webster County for becoming a Certified Work Ready Community. Area leaders, elected officials and Job Center staff will come together to celebrate this important accomplishment on Monday, December 10, 3...

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Posted on: November 27, 2018

Missouri Job Center Hosts Inaugural Computer Science Education Week

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In partnership with local tech companies, the Mid-America Technology Alliance, and local higher education institutions, the Missouri Job Center is hosting its first ever Hour of Code/Computer Science

Education Week December 3-7. During this week, numerous ...

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Posted on: November 20, 2018

New Grants Aim to Curb Healthcare Worker Shortage

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The America’s Promise Grant, formerly known as Ozarks Promise, recently received national approval for four new healthcare-related training programs. The grant covers full tuition and fees for all required courses and is administered through the...

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Posted on: November 16, 2018

State of the Workforce Momentum Survey Launches for 2019

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The Missouri Job Center announces the launch of the fifth annual Momentum State of the Workforce Survey. Businesses and organizations from around the region are encouraged to give feedback through a short 20 question survey. The survey allows the Missouri...

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Posted on: November 15, 2018

RURAL OUTREACH TOWN HALL HOSTED BY MISSOURI JOB CENTER

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As a way to strengthen ties and support Taney County, the Missouri Job Center, Ozark Region, is hosting a Rural Outreach Initiative Town Hall on Thursday, November 29, from 5:30-7:00 pm, at the Branson Convention Center, Fall Creek Room, located at 200 Sy...

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Posted on: November 14, 2018

Large Multi-Industry Hiring Event Geared Toward Military Vets

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More than 40 companies will be participating in a Multi-Industry Hiring Event geared toward military veterans on Friday, November 16, from 12 – 3:30 pm. The hiring event will be held at the Missouri Job Center, 2900 E. Sunshine in Springfield.

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Posted on: November 7, 2018

Missouri Job Center Hosts Healthcare Roundtable

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Representatives from the healthcare industry are coming together to talk workforce needs and challenges at a roundtable discussion hosted by the Missouri Job Center. The roundtable is Wednesday, Nov. 14, 7:30 am, at the Missouri Job Center, 2900 E. Sunshi...

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Posted on: November 7, 2018

Springfield Apprenticeship Council to host Ozarks Apprenticeship Connection event

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The Springfield Apprenticeship Council will host an Ozarks Apprenticeship Connection event on Thursday, Nov. 16 from 4–6 p.m. at the Northview Center, located at 301 E. Talmage St. in Springfield. The Ozarks Apprenticeship Connection event is fr...

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Posted on: October 31, 2018

RURAL OUTREACH TOWN HALL HOSTED BY MISSOURI JOB CENTER

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As a way to strengthen ties and support Christian County, the Missouri Job Center, Ozark Region, is hosting a Rural Outreach Initiative Town Hall on Thursday, November 8, from 5:30-7:00 pm, at the Christian County Resource Center, 1106 W. Jackson Street i...

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Posted on: October 30, 2018

CHANGE ONE THOUSAND CLASS TO GRADUATE ON FRIDAY

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The sixth cohort of Change One Thousand will graduate on Friday, Nov. 2, 2:30 pm, at the Missouri Job Center, 2900 E. Sunshine. The guest speaker will be Springfield City Councilman, Richard Ollis.

Change One Thousand is a skills academy that teaches parti...

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Posted on: October 17, 2018

Workforce of Tomorrow to Discuss Expectations of Today with Employers

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Area employers, educators and students are invited to attend a Youth Roundtable event on Thursday, October 25, from 8-10:30 a.m. at the Missouri Job Center, 2900 E. Sunshine. The Youth Roundtable is a continuation of several other industry specific roundt...

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Posted on: October 15, 2018

REGISTER TODAY FOR EMPLOYABILITY SUMMIT 2018

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This is the final week to register for the fourth annual EmployAbility Summit, set for Wednesday, October 24, 7:30 am, at The Diamond Room, 2340 W. Grand Street, Springfield. This annual event, sponsored by the Missouri Job Center, raises awareness of emp...

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Posted on: October 8, 2018

Missouri Job Center Hosts Manufacturing Roundtable

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Springfield area manufacturers are getting together to talk workforce needs and challenges this industry faces, at a roundtable discussion hosted by the Missouri Job Center. The roundtable is set for Thursday, October 11, 7:30 am, at the Missouri Job Cent...

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Posted on: October 1, 2018

Manufacturing Hiring Event Thursday in Downtown Springfield

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Nearly 20 local and national manufacturing companies are participating in an industry specific hiring event on Thursday, October 4, from 3:00 – 6:00 pm, at the Mill Building, 216 W. Central Street, just one block west of City Hall.

“Thi...

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Posted on: September 26, 2018

CHANGE ONE THOUSAND CLASS TO GRADUATE ON FRIDAY

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The fifth cohort of Change One Thousand will graduate on Friday, Sept. 28, 2:00 pm, at the Missouri Job Center, 2900 E. Sunshine. Change One Thousand is a skills academy that

teaches participants resume writing, interview skills, proper work etiquette as w...

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Posted on: September 13, 2018

Missouri Hospital Association Releases 2018 Annual Survey Results

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The Missouri Hospital Association met on Wednesday at the Missouri Job Center to discuss the findings of their annual Workforce Survey. Area educators, employers, and workforce representatives came together to discuss and collaborate on issues facing the ...

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Posted on: September 11, 2018

REGISTRATION BEGINS FOR EMPLOYABILITY SUMMIT

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Registration is now open for the fourth annual EmployAbility Summit, set for Wednesday, October 24, 7:30 am, at The Diamond Room, 2340 W. Grand Street, Springfield. This annual event, sponsored by the Missouri Job Center, raises awareness of employment po...

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Posted on: August 22, 2018

CHANGE ONE THOUSAND CLASS TO GRADUATE ON FRIDAY

A good job is a great start, and that’s what the fourth cohort of Change One Thousand hopes to accomplish after graduation. To celebrate their accomplishments, a graduation ceremony will be held in their honor on Friday, August 24, 2:00 pm, at t...

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Posted on: August 21, 2018

RURAL OUTREACH TOWN HALL HOSTED BY MISSOURI JOB CENTER

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As a way to strengthen ties and support the Polk County community, the Missouri Job Center, Ozark Region, is hosting a Rural Outreach Initiative Town Hall on Wednesday,

August 22, 5:30-7:00 pm, at the Best Western Plus, 777 E. San Martin Street, Bolivar.

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Posted on: August 21, 2018

Multi-Industry Hiring Event set for August 23 at the Missouri Job Center

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More than 40 companies in Southwest Missouri will come together for a Multi-Industry Hiring Event on August 23, from 3:00 – 6:00 pm. The hiring event will be held at the Missouri Job Center, 2900 E. Sunshine, in Springfield.

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Posted on: July 6, 2018

INFORMATION FAIR TARGETED TOWARDS VETERANS AND THEIR FAMILIES

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The Missouri Job Center is hosting an information and resource fair aimed at helping active military and veterans connect with the services they need. The Post-Independence Day Information Stand Down is Wednesday, July 11, from 10 am to 4 pm at the Missou...

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Posted on: June 8, 2018

Regional Hiring Event in Mt. Vernon Features 20 Employers

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Representatives from at least 20 companies in Southwest Missouri will be on hand for a multi-industry hiring event on June 14, from 3:00 – 6:00 pm. The hiring event will be located at the MARC, 822 W. Mt. Vernon Blvd. This is a great opportunity...

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Posted on: May 30, 2018

SRC to host on-site career fair June 9

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Springfield ReManufacturing Corp. experienced record growth in 2017. Sales forecasts for 2018 are stronger than expected. To meet this increased demand, SRC will host an on-site career fair Saturday, June 9, 2018 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at their facility...

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Posted on: May 9, 2018

$200,000 EPA grant to continue Missouri Job Center’s Green for Greene job training program

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On May 7, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced the awards for the FY2018 Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training (EWDJT) Program. The Missouri Job Center will receive $200,000 over three years to continue t...

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Posted on: May 8, 2018

Harbor Freight to hire associates for new location at Branson Job Fair

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BRANSON, MO – Harbor Freight is opening a new location in Branson and that means that they are looking to hire. On Wednesday, May 16, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Harbor Freight representatives will be at the Branson Job Center, 2720 Shepherd of the ...

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Posted on: April 19, 2018

One-Stop Pop-Up Job Center pops back up again in Downtown Springfield

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SPRINGFIELD, MO – The Department of Workforce Development's One-Stop Pop-Up Job Center initiative is coming back to the Southwest Corner of Park Central Square in Downtown Springfield April 24-26 from 10 a.m. to 3:...

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

Over 20 Companies to Attend MJC Hiring Event

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SPRINGFIELD, MO – The health, manufacturing, public safety, and construction industries are among some of the organizations that will be on-site April 19 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Fusion Center, 1320 North Campbell. This is a great opportunity ...

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

Multiple Hiring Events at the Branson Job Center

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BRANSON, MO – If you’re looking for a job in the Branson area make sure to attend one of the three hiring events at the Branson Job Center, 2720 Shepherd of the Hills Expressway, Suite B, between April 25 and May 2. Allied Universal will be at the Branson...

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Posted on: April 13, 2018

EPA Region 7 Superfund Division Director to visit Springfield on Monday

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Mary Peterson, director of the Environmental Protection Agency’s Region 7 Superfund Division, will visit Springfield Monday, April 16 to serve as the keynote speaker for the Missouri Job Center’s Green for Greene program graduation at...

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Posted on: April 9, 2018

Dallas County Receives Certified Work Ready Community Status

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SPRINGFIELD, MO –The Missouri Job Center is proud to host a celebration for Dallas County becoming a Certified Work Ready Community. Area leaders, elected officials, and Job Center staff will come together to celebrate this important accomplishment 3:30-4...

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Posted on: March 27, 2018

Missouri Job Center to host networking event for those with autism

In an effort to help more people on the autism spectrum connect with jobs and employment resources, the Missouri Job Center-Ozark Region and several local employers are hosting a networking event specifically for those on the spectrum. The event will be h...

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Posted on: March 21, 2018

Second Annual Award-Winning Build My Future Event to host over 1800 area students

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SPRINGFIELD, MO – The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the City of Springfield Department of Workforce Development have partnered with a collaborative of local contractors, organizations, and institutions for the second annual award-...

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Posted on: March 21, 2018

Greene County Highway Department hiring seasonal workers

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SPRINGFIELD, MO –  The Greene County Highway Department is looking to hire 10-15 temporary seasonal maintenance crew workers and will be having open interviews 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 3 at 2065 N. Clifton Ave. Springfield, MO. in the Mo...

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Posted on: March 19, 2018

One-Stop Pop-Up Job Center Pops Up in Stone County

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Know of someone looking for a job in Stone County? Well, be sure to tell them about the One-Stop Pop-Up Job Center at Christian Associates, 13192 MO-13, in Kimberling City on March 20-21 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Missouri Job Center staff will be on-site to ...

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Posted on: March 14, 2018

First Cohort of Change One Thousand Skills Academy to Graduate

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SPRINGFIELD, MO – Over the last five weeks, 28 job seekers have been learning the skills required to land a great job. The first class of the Change One Thousand Skills Academy will graduate from the program March 15 during a special graduation ...

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Posted on: February 23, 2018

Job Fair for the Branson Area

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SPRINGFIELD, MO – On March 1 from 12-4 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church, 420 West Main St., Branson, employers from the Branson area will be looking for qualified applicants for open positions. Representatives from the retail, hospitality, ...

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Posted on: February 22, 2018

2018 MOmentum Survey Results Announced

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2018 Momentum Survey Results Announced

 

SPRINGFIELD, MO – Over 430 regional workforce professionals were in attendance to hear the results of the fourth annual Momentum: State of the Workforce Sur...

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Posted on: February 21, 2018

Greene County Highway Department hiring seasonal workers

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SPRINGFIELD, MO –  The Greene County Highway Department is looking to hire more than 20 temporary seasonal maintenance crew workers and will be having open interviews 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 27 at 2065 N. Clifton Ave. Springfield, MO. in the Mobil...

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Posted on: February 13, 2018

Over 40 Companies to Attend MJC Multi-Industry Hiring Event

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SPRINGFIELD, MO – The health, manufacturing, nonprofit, construction, and retail industries are among some of the organizations that will be on-site February 13 from 4-7 p.m. at the Missouri Job Center, 2900 E. Sunshine St. This is a great oppor...

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Posted on: February 13, 2018

VMCO to Host Veterans Job Fair with Missouri Job Center Branson

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Branson, MO – The Veterans and Military Coalition (VMCO) is partnering with the Missouri Job Center Branson to host a Veterans Job and Resource Fair on February 21, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Faith Lutheran Church, 221 Malone Street, Branson, MO. in the lower ...

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

Build My Future Collaborative receives national award

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEThe National Association of Workforce Boards (MAWB) has awarded Springfield's Build My Future Collaborative with the 2018 W.O. Lawton Business Leadership Award. 

The collaborative, comprised of the Local Laborers Council, the ...

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Posted on: January 31, 2018

Missouri Job Center's One-Stop Pop-Up Shop Expands to Dallas County

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SPRINGFIELD, MO – Heart to Heart Outreach Ministries, 206 S. Pine St. Buffalo, MO., will be the location of the first One-Stop Pop-Up Shop in Dallas County. Representatives from the Ozarks Region Missouri Job Center will be at Heart to...

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Posted on: January 31, 2018

First Cohort of Change One Thousand Skills Academy to Begin

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SPRINGFIELD, MO – Change isn’t something to be afraid of, especially for the participants in first-ever cohort for Change One Thousand. This innovative program created by staff at the Missouri Job Center and supported by the ...

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Posted on: January 29, 2018

Amazon.com leader Juan Garcia to speak at Feb. 20 MOmentum luncheon

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As if the results of the MOmentum: State of the Workforce Survey and the glazed pork loin with roasted shallot and fennel gravy on the menu aren’t enough of a draw, those who attend the fourth annual MOmentum: State of the Workforce L...

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Posted on: January 5, 2018

New job-training program to address skills gap in local workforce

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That’s the tagline of Change One Thousand Skills Academy, a new job-training program created by the City of Springfield Department of Workforce Development in partnership with the Ozark Region Workforce Dev...

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Posted on: January 4, 2018

Businesses Encouraged to take the 2018 MOmentum Survey

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SPRINGFIELD, MO – The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center are proud to announce that the Fourth Annual Momentum State of the Workforce Survey is currently underway and organizations from around the region are wel...

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Posted on: December 13, 2017

Department of Workforce Development Celebrates One-Year Anniversary of MJC North

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The City of Springfield Department of Workforce Development will be hosting a One-Year Celebration of Missouri Job Center North, 1443 N. Robberson St., on Dec. 19 from 3:30-5 p.m. Located in Zone 1, MJC North has served 5,185 customers in the past year an...

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Posted on: December 13, 2017

Pre-Apprenticeship Program to Hold Information Sessions in December

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board's contractor for the Youth Program, Preferred Family Healthcare, received a $190,000 grant for a youth specific Multi-Trade Pre-Apprenticeship program. The grant will fund a three-phase program for 15 participa...

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Posted on: December 5, 2017

One-Stop Pop-Up is back on the Square to bring the Job Center to the Public

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New initiative aims to bring the Missouri Job Center to the public

SPRINGFIELD, MO – The Department of Workforce Development's One-Stop Pop-Up Job Center initiative is coming back to the Southwest Corner of  Park Cen...

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Posted on: November 27, 2017

Polk County Receives Certified Work Ready Community Status

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Polk County Receives Certified Work Ready Community Status

 

SPRINGFIELD, MO –The Missouri Job Center is proud to host a celebration for Polk C...

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Posted on: November 16, 2017

The Fourth Annual Momentum State of the Workforce Survey has been released

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SPRINGFIELD, MO – The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center are proud to announce that the Fourth Annual Momentum State of the Workforce Survey is currently underway and organizations from arou...

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Posted on: October 30, 2017

New initiative aims to bring the Missouri Job Center to the public

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New initiative aims to bring the Missouri Job Center to the public

SPRINGFIELD, MO – If you happen to be around the Park Central Squa...

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Posted on: October 23, 2017

Christian County Receives Certified Work Ready Community Status

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The Missouri Job Center is proud to host a celebration for Christian County becoming a Certified Work Ready Community. Area leaders, elected officials, and Job Center staff will come together to celebrate this important accomplishment...

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Posted on: October 23, 2017

First Annual Good Job Parent Roundtable

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Area employers and parents are welcome to attend the First Annual Good Job Parent Roundtable at the Missouri Job Center, 2900 E. Sunshine St., 5-7 p.m. Nov. 1, for a lively discussion revolving around developing the workforce...

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Posted on: October 16, 2017

Numerous Hiring Events with the Mobile Career Center

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Numerous Hiring Events with the Mobile Career Center

SPRINGFIELD, MO – In the coming weeks be sure to keep an eye out for the Missouri Job Center’s Mobile Career Center. The MJC bus will be avai...

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Posted on: October 12, 2017

CoxHealth Hiring Event within the Mobile Job Center

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Join CoxHealth and the Mobile Job Center on Oct. 24 from 4-6 p.m. during the CoxHealth hiring event. Job seekers are encouraged to come and find out how to get started in healthcare in a variety of positions from entry-level and up wi...

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Posted on: October 2, 2017

Meet and Greet Aims to Connect Employers with College Graduates

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SPRINGFIELD, MO – The Prosper Springfield initiative, the Springfield Diversity Talent Hub Meet and Greet is a great chance for area college students and recent college graduates to connect with local employers that are look...

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Posted on: September 22, 2017

Manufacturing Day Hiring Event at Job Center North

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Media Contact:  Daniel Snyder, [email protected], (417) 841-3394

Manufacturing Day Hiring Event at Job Center North

SPRINGFIELD, MO –Manufacturing Day occurs on the first Friday in October, this year...

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Posted on: September 20, 2017

EmployAbility Summit to highlight diversity inclusion in the workplace

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Media Contact:  Daniel Snyder, [email protected], (417) 841-3394

EmployAbility Summit to highlight diversity inclusion in the workplace

Join other area employers at the Third Annual EmployAbility Sum...

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Posted on: September 18, 2017

Local manufacturer to hold hiring event at mobile job center

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SPRINGFIELD, MO – Local manufacturer EFCO Corporation will be hiring for production positions with the help of the Missouri Job Center’s Mobile Career Bus in the Hy-Vee parking lot, 1720 E. Battlefield St., 2-4 p.m. Sept. 21. Headquar...

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

L.E.A.D.E.R.’s Job Fair to attract top public safety employers

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Local and national public safety employers will be on hand to answer questions about the security, safety, emergency management and law enforcement fields at the Missouri Job Center’s Law Enforcement and Dynamic Emergency Responders (...

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Posted on: September 11, 2017

More than 40 companies to be on site at Missouri Job Center hiring event Tuesday

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Event Contact: Dennis Wiggins, [email protected], 417-841-3310

Media Contact:  Daniel Snyder, [email protected], 417-841-3394

More than 40 companies representing the health, manufac...

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Posted on: September 5, 2017

Tomorrow’s workforce to discuss expectations and more with future employers

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Event Contact: Sally Payne, [email protected], (417) 841-3320

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Area employers and educators are invited to attend the Youth Roun...

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Posted on: August 29, 2017

Job Center's Career Closet gets makeover thanks to retailer TJ Maxx

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The Missouri Job Center's Career Closet has a new location and a new look, thanks to the generosity of retailer TJ Maxx. The TJ Maxx team graciously offered their expertise, time and equipment to renovate a surplus storage room at the...

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Posted on: December 19, 2016

Springfield named to best-performing cities list

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Springfield, Mo. ranks 53rd among the nation's "best-performing" cities according to the Milken Institute's annual Best-Performing Cities...

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Posted on: December 12, 2016

City hosts dedication ceremony and ribbon cutting for north SGF Job Center

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The Missouri Job Center hosted a two-part dedication and ribbon cutting for its new north Springfield location, located in the CoxHealth North Medical Tower, 1443 N. Robberson.

The idea for a north Springfield satellite office for the ...

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Posted on: November 28, 2016

Department of Labor awards $3 million to Springfield for job training

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A $3 million grant to the City of Springfield's Department of Workforce Development in partnership with Ozarks Technical Community College will provide training opportunities for individuals seeking to enter the health care ...

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Posted on: July 11, 2016

Zone Blitz initiative promotes community unity

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What began 18 months ago as a look at crime statistics, has turned into a multi-pronged initiative that City leaders believe has the ability to unite Springfieldians in a common crusade to improve quality of life through the simpl...Read on...

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Posted on: May 18, 2016

EPA awards $200,000 to Springfield for job training program

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A $200,000 grant to The Missouri Job Center will provide job opportunities in the city’s northwest quadrant. The grant funds from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will be used to recruit, train and place local unemployed a...Read on...

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