Business Services

For Employers


Washington County WorkForce Center Business Services are customized to meet your business needs. We provide personalized solutions to common challenges to help you find and recruit qualified employees.

Hiring:


  • On-Site Hiring Events:

    Let us host your company at any of our 3 locations to meet potential job seeking candidates. On-Site Hiring Events are an excellent vehicle to promote your HR brand and meet job seekers face-to-face. Please allow 2 weeks advance notice for scheduling. Please call now to reserve your space.
  • MinnesotaWorks.net: Minnesota’s No-Fee Online Job Bank, connects businesses and job seekers online. MinnesotaWorks.net, is an online resource to post jobs and search resumes.
  • Job Fairs and Hiring Events Posting:

    We’ll provide you with online resources and personal connections to promote your hiring event and keep you updated on metro area job fair events.
  • Specialized Hiring:

    Let us connect you to valuable Worker Opportunity Tax Credits for your business. WorkForce Center staff work with veterans, disabled individuals, senior and young adults, and many others.
  • Valuable Tax Credits and Bonding

  • Applicant Referral:

    Have qualified applicants referred to you by the WorkForce Center's network of counselors and staff.

Training:

 
 
  • WorkForce Center

    will present Understanding Washington County's Labor Market June 2
  • MN Job Skills Partnership Training:

    Provides financial resources for you to expand your business or train your workers.
  • On-The-Job Training:

    Saves your business money by providing wage reimbursement during the new-hire training period. Your new employee is trained according to your standards. Industry specific training is targeted to Manufacturing, Healthcare, Finance, Construction and IT. Call Angela Plumbo for information:  651-275-8685
  • Young Adult Program:

    Promoting worksite placement, applicant referrals and some wage payment for youth ages 18-24.  For information, call Henok Fanta:  651-275-8701
  • GED/Literacy/Adult-Basic Education/English as a Second Language Training:

    Connect with your school district for hours and locations of classroom instruction.

Labor Market Information


Business Start-ups


  • WorkForce Centers have resources for entrepreneurs as well as connections to the Small Business Administration and Small Business Development Centers.

Who Are We?


See videos about the WorkForce Center

 

Washington County WorkForce Center
WorkForce Development Board
Young Adult Program