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NC Works Career Center

 
NC Works Career Center/ Ford Miller Employment and Training Center, located 316 Baldwin Avenue in Marion, provides a variety of employment and training programs, services and resources to job seekers and employers, especially unemployed and underemployed individuals.
 
McDowell Technical Community College partners with NC Works and a variety of other agencies to provide education and training services at the Center or on the main college campus. Our Human Resources Development Program and College and Career Readiness Program offer many of their classes through or at NC Works Career Center/ Ford Miller Employment and Training Center. For more information, call (828)-659-6001.

Job Seeker Services

  • Job listings and job matching
  • Resumé preparation and copying
  • Employer interview days and job fairs
  • Career counseling and advising
  • Computer resource room
  • Career assessments
  • Re-employment services (i.e. job search assistance, referrals to job openings and supportive services)
  • Job referrals and supportive services to Veterans, dislocated workers and former offenders
  • Local labor market information

Training Seeker Services

Business Services

  • Listing job openings
  • Referring qualified applicants
  • Hosting employer interview days
  • Skills assessments for both current and prospective employees
  • Internet accessible skill building software
  • On-site assistance to companies that are downsizing, closing or expanding
  • On-The-Job training program that reimburses employee wages during training
McDowell Technical Community College and Isothermal Planning and Development Commission staff stationed at NC Works Career Center:
 
Jerry Broome Bridget Burnette Vonda Davis Jimmy Hensley
Jerry Broome
IPDC
Bridget Burnette
College and Career Readiness
Vonda Davis
College and Career Readiness
Jimmy Hensley
College and Career Readiness
Human Resources Development
Ed King Mary Ledbetter Pam Price  Shanna Gorecki
Ed King
College and Career Readiness
Mary Ledbetter
Human Resources Development
Pam Price
IPDC/MTCC
Shanna Gorecki
Human Resources Development