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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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A good job is a great start.

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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Event Contact: Wilma May, wmay@springfieldmo.gov, (417) 841-3316 

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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Media Contact:  Daniel Snyder, dsnyder@springfieldmo.gov, (417) 841-3394

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, dsnyder@springfieldmo.gov, (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, dsnyder@springfieldmo.gov, (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, dwiggins@springfieldmo.gov, 417-841-3310

Media Contact:  Daniel Snyder, dsnyder@springfieldmo.gov, 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, spayne@springfieldmo.gov, (417) 841-3320

Media Contact:  Daniel Snyder, dsnyder@springfieldmo.gov, (417) 841-3394

 

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: August 17, 2017

Missouri Job Center to host hiring event for Bass Pro Shops Aug. 23

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will host a hiring event with open interviews for Bass Pro Shops 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 23 at the Missouri Job Center, 2900 E. Sunshine.

Bass Pro will...

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Posted on: August 21, 2017

Missouri Job Center partners with OTC to offer free job skills training program

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Ozarks Technical Community College is working with the Missouri Job Center to offer FREE job skills training in construction, health care and manufacturing. An 11-week construction certificate course, Framing & Finishing, begins Sept. 6.

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Posted on: August 15, 2017

Missouri Job Center to assist with CINTAS hiring event Thursday

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center’s Mobile Career Center will be assisting CINTAS with a hiring event for sales, service and production positions

4-6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 17 at ...

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Posted on: June 19, 2017

Summer Job League to provide work experience opportunities for Ozarks youth

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SPRINGFIELD, MO - Preferred Family Healthcare and the Missouri Job Center are preparing for the Summer Job League, an initiative providing Missouri’s youth with the opportunity to gain valuable work experience to prepare for...

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Posted on: June 12, 2017

Missouri Job Center to assist with two hiring events this week

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be assisting with two hiring events next week. Job seekers are encouraged to come prepared, appropriately dressed, and with completed resumes. Res...

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Posted on: June 2, 2017

Missouri Job Center to assist with three hiring events next week, June 7-8

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be assisting with three hiring events next week. Job seekers are encouraged to come prepared, appropriately dressed, and with completed resumes. R...

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Posted on: May 15, 2017

Ozark Region wins two awards at MAWD Conference

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and City of Springfield Department of Workforce Development were recognized last week at the annual Missouri Association of Workforce Development conference. The Ozark Region rece...

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Posted on: May 1, 2017

Missouri Job Center to host Grizzly Industrial, Inc. with hiring event on Tuesday, May 9

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center's main location, 2900 E Sunshine, is hosting a hiring event for Grizzly Industrial, Inc. on Tuesday, May 9, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Grizzly Ind...

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Posted on: April 28, 2017

Missouri Job Center to assist with two multi-industry hiring events next week

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center have partnered with the City of Branson and the Taney County Partnership’s OnPoint for a Branson Community Hiring Event. The event will be on Tuesday, ...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Missouri Job Center to assist with five hiring events this week

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be assisting with five hiring events next week. Job seekers are encouraged to come prepared, appropriately dressed, and with completed resumes. Re...

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Posted on: April 11, 2017

Workforce Development, Springfield Chamber to cut ribbon Wednesday for Build My Future Showcase

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Who: The City of Springfield Department of Workforce Development

What: Official opening of the inaugural Build My Future Construction Showcase 

When: Wednesday, April 12 at 8:45 a.m.

Where: The E-Plex at the Ozark Empi...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Missouri Job Center to assist Showboat Branson Belle and White Water with hiring event on April 14

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The Missouri Job Center's Mobile Career Center will be assisting Silver Dollar City Attractions with a hiring event for the Showboat Branson Belle and White Water at Skyline Baptist Church, 949 State Highway 165, Br...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Build My Future Construction Showcase to host 900 area students on April 12

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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 first annual Buil...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Missouri Job Center to assist Greene County with hiring event on 4/7

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be assisting the Greene County Highway Department with a hiring event on Thursday, April 6, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Greene County Highway De...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Ozark Region Workforce Development Board to hold first Green for Greene Graduation 4/3

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and Missouri Job Center are hosting a graduation for the first Green for Greene EPA-funded Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training Program. The event will be held in ...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Missouri Job Center Branson to assist with Veterans Resource Fair on April 25

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The Missouri Job Center Branson will be assisting the Veterans and Military Coalition of the Ozarks with a Veteran Resource Fair & Hiring Event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesday, April 25, 2017. The event will be held in...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Missouri Job Center to assist with three hiring events next week

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be assisting with and hosting three hiring events next week. Job seekers are encouraged to come prepared, appropriately dressed, and with complete...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Missouri Job Center to assist White Water with hiring event, Mar. 25

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The Missouri Job Center's Mobile Career Center will be assisting White Water with a hiring event at Skyline Baptist Church, 949 State Highway 165, Branson, MO on Saturday, March 25, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. White Water wi...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Missouri Job Center to assist Park Board with Seasonal Hiring Event Mar. 22

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be assisting the Springfield-Greene County Park Board with a Seasonal Hiring Event on Wednesday, March 22, 2-6 p.m., at Mediacom Ice Park, 635 E. ...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Missouri Job Center to assist SRC with career fair for new contract on Mar. 18

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be assisting Springfield ReManufacturing Corp. (SRC Heavy Duty) with a career fair on Saturday, Mar. 18, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at their facility ...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Missouri Job Center Branson to host final week of three week job fair, Mar. 14-16

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center Branson is hosting the final week of the Early Spring Job Fair this week. Employers will be available from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, ...

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Posted on: March 10, 2017

Missouri Job Center to host hiring events for new restaurant, The Pitch Pizza & Pub, Mar. 13-14

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be hosting two hiring events early next week for The Pitch Pizza & Pub. The new restaurant will be conducting open interviews on Monday, Mar. ...

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Posted on: February 28, 2017

Missouri Job Center now accepting applications for Ozarks' Promise health care training program

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and Missouri Job Center are now accepting applications for the Ozarks' Promise health care training program. Applications are being accepted online at www.OzarksPromise.c...

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Posted on: February 28, 2017

Missouri Job Center Branson to host annual Early Spring Job Fair, Feb. 28 - Mar. 16

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center Branson is now hosting the annual Early Spring Job Fair. The event consists of multiple employers present Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday each week fo...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Missouri Job Center to host State Government Career Fair Feb. 23

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be hosting a hiring event for several state agencies. The State Government Career Fair will be held at the main location, 2900 E Sunshine, from 1-...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Ozarks workforce leaders release third annual regional workforce survey results Feb. 15

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Springfield, Missouri, Feb. 16, 2017 - Over 300 local workforce professionals attended the third annual MOmentum: State of the Workforce Luncheon, hosted Feb. 15 by the Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and M...

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

Ozarks workforce leaders to release third annual regional workforce survey results Feb. 15

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Springfield, Missouri, Feb. 8, 2017 - The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board, in partnership with the Missouri Job Center, is hosting the third annual MOmentum: State of the Workforce Luncheon on Wednesday, Fe...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Missouri Job Center to assist Silver Dollar City Properties with hiring events Feb. 10-11

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be assisting Silver Dollar City with two hiring events for their four Branson properties. The hiring events will begin at 9 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 1...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Missouri Job Center to host hiring event for new Ruby's Market, Feb. 10

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be hosting a hiring event for Pyramid Foods' new Ruby's Market on Friday, Feb. 10 from 8:30 a.m. until 12 p.m. Ruby's Market is seeking over 75 em...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Missouri Job Center to assist with two additional hiring events this week, Feb. 8-9

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be assisting with and hosting two additional hiring events this week. The Missouri Job Center Branson will be hosting a hiring event for three emp...

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Posted on: January 10, 2017

Missouri Job Center continues to offer funding for employee training

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and Missouri Job Center is still accepting applications for specialized employee training funding. The JET (Jobs, Education, and Training) program funds training for current, full...

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Posted on: November 10, 2016

Missouri Job Center to host additional Lowe's hiring event Feb. 2

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be hosting a hiring event with open interviews for the North and South Springfield Lowe's stores on Thursday, February 2, from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m....

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Posted on: November 10, 2016

Missouri Job Center to assist Lowe's with hiring events Jan. 26-27

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be assisting Lowe's with two hiring events this week. On Thursday, Jan. 26, the Missouri Job Center's Mobile Career Center will be at the North Sp...

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Posted on: January 1, 2017

Missouri Job Center to host multi-industry hiring event Tuesday, Jan. 24

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be hosting the first multi-industry hiring event of 2017 on Tuesday, Jan. 24 from 12-4 p.m. at the main location, 2900 E Sunshine, Springfield, MO 65804. Al...

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Posted on: December 20, 2016

Missouri Job Center to offer funding for employee training

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and Missouri Job Center are now offering funding to area employers for specialized employee training. The JET (Jobs, Education, and Training) program funds training for current, f...

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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 10, 2016

Missouri Job Center receives $149,000 grant for Youth Pre-Apprenticeship

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board received a $149,000 grant for a youth specific Multi-Trade Pre-Apprenticeship program. The grant will fund a ten week program for ten participants age 18-24. The ten week program ...

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Posted on: December 12, 2016

Missouri Job Center to host dedication and ribbon cutting for north SGF location at 3 p.m.

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The Missouri Job Center will host a two-part dedication and ribbon cutting for its new north Springfield location starting at 3 p.m., Monday, Dec. 12.

The dedication will take place at 3 p.m. at the CoxHealth Fountain Plaza R...

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Posted on: November 10, 2016

City of Springfield and Missouri Job Center partner to partner with MATA for hackathon

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The Mid-America Technical Alliance has organized the inaugural Hack 4 Good competition. The event will kickoff at the eFactory at 6 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 9 and will continue around the clock until the judging begins promptly ...

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Posted on: November 10, 2016

Missouri Job Center is now accepting applications for EPA training program

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The Missouri Job Center is now accepting applications for the EPA training program announced earlier this year. The Green for Greene training program is funded by a $200,000 grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Enviro...

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Posted on: November 10, 2016

Missouri Job Center's Branson location to host hiring events for Belk, Dec. 7 and Dec. 14

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be hosting two hiring events for Belk as they seek to hire Seasonal Sales Associates. The hiring events will be held at the Missouri Job Center's Branson lo...

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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: November 10, 2016

Missouri Job Center to host hiring event for Digital Monitoring Products on Nov. 30

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be hosting a hiring event with open interviews for Digital Monitoring Products (DMP) on Wednesday, November 30, from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. The even...

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Posted on: November 28, 2016

City of Springfield and OTC to announce new opportunities for students on Monday, Nov. 28

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Who: The City of Springfield and Ozarks Technical Community College

When: Monday, Nov. 28 at 3 p.m.

Where: The Jared Atrium in the Information Commons Building at the OTC Springfield Campus

What: The announcement of new resourc...

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Posted on: November 10, 2016

Missouri Job Center to assist with three hiring events next week, Nov. 15-17

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and Missouri Job Center – Springfield is hosting a hiring event for McLane Company on Tuesday, November 15 from 1 to 4 p.m. The hiring event will be held at the Springfield location, 2900 ...

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Posted on: October 4, 2016

Missouri Job Center to host hiring event for Bass Pro Shops on Nov. 8

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be hosting a hiring event with open interviews for Bass Pro Shops from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Tuesday, November 8, 2016. The event will be held at the Miss...

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Posted on: October 4, 2016

Gov. Nixon celebrates Greene County earning Certified Work Ready Community status

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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Gov. Jay Nixon today visited Old Glass Place in Springfield to congratulate Greene County leaders for being designated a Certified Work Ready Community. Gov. Nixon said Greene County’s successful efforts to str...Read on...

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Posted on: October 18, 2016

Ozark Region Workforce Development Board to release third annual State of the Workforce Survey

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board, in partnership with the Missouri Job Center and various Chambers of Commerce, is releasing the third annual regional workforce survey called the State of the Workforce Survey 2017 to ...Read on...

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Posted on: October 4, 2016

Missouri Job Center to host hiring event for Bass Pro Shops on Tuesday, Oct. 25

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be hosting a hiring event with open interviews for Bass Pro Shops from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Tuesday, October 25, 2016. The event will be held at the Mis...

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Posted on: October 4, 2016

Missouri Job Center to assist with four hiring events next week, Oct. 17-19

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and Missouri Job Center will be hosting and assisting with a combined total of four hiring events next week in Springfield. The Missouri Job Center's Mobile Career Center will be assisting...

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Posted on: October 4, 2016

Missouri Job Center to host hiring event for Bass Pro Shops on Thursday, Oct. 6

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be hosting a hiring event with open interviews for Bass Pro Shops from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Thursday, October 6, 2016. The event will be held at the Mis...

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Posted on: September 26, 2016

Missouri Job Center to host multi-industry hiring event on Thursday, Sept. 29

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be hosting a Multi-Industry Hiring Event on Thursday, September 29, from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Springfield location, 2900 E. Sunshine. Each of the 40 employer...

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Posted on: September 6, 2016

Missouri Job Center to assist with three hiring events in Ozark Region this week, Sept. 12-13

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and Missouri Job Center will be hosting two hiring events on Tuesday, September 13, at the Springfield location, 2900 E. Sunshine. Grizzly Industrial, Inc. will be interviewing for Custome...

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Posted on: September 6, 2016

Missouri Job Center to assist with three additional hiring events next week, Sept. 7-8

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be assisting with three hiring events in addition to the CoxHealth Childcare Center hiring event at the Branson location on Wednesday, September 7, from 2-...

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Posted on: September 2, 2016

Branson Missouri Job Center to host hiring event for CoxHealth's new Learning Center on Sept. 7

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be hosting a hiring event for CoxHealth as they prepare to open the new CoxHealth Learning Center in Branson. The hiring event will be held at the Missouri...

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Posted on: August 23, 2016

Missouri Job Center to host hiring event with open interviews for Crossmark this Wednesday, Aug. 31

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be hosting a hiring event with open interviews for Crossmark from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Wednesday, August 31, 2016. The event will be held at the Missouri J...

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Posted on: August 23, 2016

Missouri Job Center to assist with two hiring events in Ozark Region this week Aug. 24-25

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and Missouri Job Center will be assisting Easter Seals Midwest with a hiring event on Wednesday, August 24 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m at Easter Seals Midwest, 3828 South Ave. The Missouri Job Ce...

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Posted on: August 19, 2016

Missouri Job Center's Branson location to host hiring events for Saltgrass, Aug. 23 and Aug. 31

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be hosting two hiring events for Saltgrass Steakhouse as they seek to hire all non-management positions for the new store in Branson. The hiring events wil...

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Posted on: August 15, 2016

Missouri Job Center - Branson to assist with two hiring events this Wednesday, Aug. 17

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center – Branson is hosting two hiring events on Wednesday, August 17, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Branson location, 2720 Shepherd of the Hills Expressway, Suite B, ...

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Posted on: June 13, 2016

Missouri Job Center to assist with Webster County hiring event in Rogersville this Thursday, Aug. 11

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be assisting with a Webster County hiring event on Thursday, August 11, 2016, from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Rogersville First Baptist Church, 101 W. Cent...

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Posted on: June 13, 2016

Missouri Job Center's Mobile Career Center to assist with two hiring events this week Aug. 4-5

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be assisting with two hiring events this week. On Thursday, August 4, the Missouri Job Center's Mobile Career Center will be at the Phoenix Home Care, 3033...

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Posted on: June 13, 2016

Missouri Job Center to host manufacturing specific hiring event Aug. 2

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be hosting a Manufacturing Specific Hiring Event on Tuesday, August 2, 2016. The hiring event will be from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Missouri Job Cent...

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Posted on: June 13, 2016

Missouri Job Center to host hiring events for Zaxby's first Springfield location

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be hosting two hiring events for Zaxby's as they seek to hire all non-management positions for the first Zaxby's location in Springfield. The hiring events...

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Posted on: June 13, 2016

Missouri Job Center to launch second Multi-Trade Pre-Apprenticeship

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board is launching a second Multi-Trade Pre-Apprenticeship. The first class of the Pre-Apprenticeship was May - June 2016. 75% of the participants have already gained employment with an av...Read on...

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Posted on: June 13, 2016

Missouri Job Center to assist with record number of hiring events next week July 18-22

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be assisting with eleven hiring events next week. The Missouri Job Center's Springfield location will be hosting a hiring event for Bass Pro Shops on Monda...

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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: June 13, 2016

Missouri Job Center to assist with three additional hiring events this week July 12-13

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be assisting with three additional hiring events this week. TeleTech will be at the Branson location on Tuesday, July 12, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. interviewi...

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Posted on: June 13, 2016

Missouri Job Center - Branson to host hiring event for Integrity Home Care & Hospice on July 11

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center – Branson is hosting a hiring event for Integrity Home Care & Hospice on Monday, July 11. The hiring event will be held at the Branson location, 2720 Shephe...

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Posted on: June 13, 2016

Missouri Job Center to assist with hiring events in Springfield, Branson and Rogersville June 6-7

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be assisting with multiple hiring events next week including a multi-employer event in Branson and three company specific events. The Missouri Job Center's...

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Posted on: June 13, 2016

Missouri Job Center to assist with three hiring events in Ozark Region, June 28-30

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be assisting Welk Resorts with a hiring event on Tuesday, June 28, from 3 - 6 p.m. The Missouri Job Center's Mobile Career Center will be in the Branson Hi...

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Posted on: June 21, 2016

Mobile Career Center to assist with two hiring events this week June 23-24

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be assisting with two hiring events this week. On Thursday, June 23, the Missouri Job Center's Mobile Career Center will be at the Nixa Wal-Mart, 1102 N Ma...

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Posted on: June 13, 2016

Missouri Job Center - Branson to assist with two hiring events Thursday, June 16

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center – Branson is hosting a hiring event for Branson Hotline tomorrow, June 16. The event will be held at the Missouri Job Center's Branson location, 2720 Shepherd o...

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Posted on: June 13, 2016

Missouri Job Center's Mobile Career Center to assist Dollar General with hiring event June 15

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be assisting Dollar General with a hiring event. On Wednesday, June 15, the Missouri Job Center's Mobile Career Center will be at Dollar General, ...

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Posted on: June 13, 2016

Missouri Job Center to host hiring event with over 40 employers tomorrow, June 14

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be hosting a multi-industry hiring event tomorrow, June 14, 2016. The hiring event will from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. at the Missouri Job Center, 2900 E. Sunsh...

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Posted on: June 6, 2016

Missouri Job Center to host hiring event for Reckitt Benckiser, June 9

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be hosting a hiring event for Reckitt Benckiser / The French's Food Company at the Springfield location, 2900 E Sunshine, Springfield, MO. The event will b...

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Posted on: June 6, 2016

Missouri Job Center's Mobile Career Center to assist Chase with hiring event, 6/8

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be assisting JP Morgan Chase with a hiring event on Wednesday, June 8, the Missouri Job Center's Mobile Career Center will be at Chase, 303 E Republic ...Read on...

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Posted on: June 3, 2016

Missouri Job Center - Branson to assist with multiple hiring events 6/6 - 6/9

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center – Branson is hosting a hiring event for Westgate Resorts on Monday, June 6. The event will be held at the Missouri Job Center's Branson location, 2720 Shep...Read on...

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Posted on: June 1, 2016

Missouri Job Center - Branson to host hiring event for Oxford HealthCare on Thursday, 6/2

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center – Branson is hosting a hiring event for Oxford HealthCare on Thursday, June 2. The hiring event will be held at the Branson location, 2720 Shepherd of the ...Read on...

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Posted on: May 24, 2016

Missouri Job Center to assist with four hiring events this week, 5/25-5/26

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be assisting two separate businesses on Wednesday, May 25. The Missouri Job Center's Mobile Career Center will be at Mediacom, 1533 S Enterprise Ave, ...Read on...

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Posted on: May 18, 2016

Missouri Job Center to assist Kelly Services with hiring event for Kraft Heinz Co. 5/19

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be assisting Kelly Services with a hiring event for Kraft Heinz Company. On Thursday, May 19, the Missouri Job Center's Mobile Career Center will be i...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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Posted on: May 17, 2016

Missouri Job Center - Branson to host two hiring events this week on 5/18 and 5/19

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center – Branson will be hosting two separate hiring events this week at the Branson location, 2720 Shepherd of the Hills Expressway, Suite B, Branson, MO 65616. ...Read on...

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Posted on: May 5, 2016

Missouri Job Center - Branson to host hiring event for Professional Property Maintenance on 5/6

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center – Branson is hosting a hiring event for Professional Property Maintenance tomorrow, May 6. The hiring event will be held at the Branson location, 2720 Shep...Read on...

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Posted on: April 28, 2016

Missouri Job Center's Mobile Career Center to assist TruGreen with Hiring Event Friday, 4/28

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be assisting TruGreen with a hiring event for Residential Sales and Service Technicians. On Friday, April 28, the Missouri Job Center's Mobile Career ...Read on...

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Posted on: April 28, 2016

Ozark Workforce Development Board to launch free Multi-Trade Pre-Apprenticeship

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Springfield, Missouri - The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board is releasing a Pre-Apprenticeship program in May to assist individuals with gaining experience while working towards a Registered Apprenticeship in the Construc...Read on...

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Posted on: April 20, 2016

Missouri Job Center to host open interviews for Fisk Transportation Group Friday, 4/20

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be hosting a hiring event with open interviews for the Fisk Transportation Group on Friday, April 22, 2016 from 11 am to 1 pm. The Fisk Transportation...Read on...

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Posted on: April 19, 2016

Missouri Job Center's Mobile Career Center to assist MasterCorp with Branson hiring event 4/21

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be assisting MasterCorp with a hiring event for part-time and full-time Housekeepers and Supervisors. On Thursday, April 21, the Missouri Job Center's...Read on...

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Posted on: April 15, 2016

Missouri Job Center to host final hiring event for Braum's new store on Tuesday, 4/19

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be hosting a final hiring event for Braum's new location on East Sunshine. The hiring event will be held at the Missouri Job Center, 2900 E. Sunshine ...Read on...

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Posted on: April 14, 2016

Missouri Job Center recognized for continued reentry assistance in community

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Springfield, Missouri, April 14, 2016 - The Ozark Region Missouri Job Center was recognized yesterday at the 8th Annual Criminal Justice Conference for work with citizens with criminal backgrounds that are working towards reenter...Read on...

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Posted on: April 11, 2016

UPDATE: Missouri Job Center to Host Construction & Trades Specific Hiring Event Wednesday, 4/13

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be hosting a Construction & Trades Specific Hiring Event on Wednesday, April 13, 2016. The hiring event will be from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the...Read on...

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Posted on: April 5, 2016

Missouri Job Center's Mobile Career Center to assist CTA with hiring event Thursday 4/7

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be assisting Corporate Technologies Advantage (CTA) with a hiring event for approximately 100 employees as Inbound Sales Representatives. The position ...Read on...

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Posted on: April 1, 2016

Missouri Job Center to host three hiring events in April for new Braum's store

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be hosting three hiring events for Braum's as they look to hire approximately 80 employees for the new location on East Sunshine. The hiring events wi...Read on...

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Posted on: March 31, 2016

Ribbon cutting ceremony for Mobile Career Center during NorthStar Battery hiring event on Monday 4/4

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The City of Springfield Department of Workforce Development and Ozark Region Workforce Development Board are planning a ribbon cutting ceremony on Monday, April 4, for the Missouri Job Center's Mobile Career Center. The ribbon c...Read on...

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Posted on: March 30, 2016

Missouri Job Center to Host Lumina Foundation's Career Exploration Event Thursday, 4/14

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The City of Springfield Department of Workforce Development and the Missouri Job Center have partnered with a collaborative of educational institutions representing the Lumina Foundation to host a Springfield Area Career Explorat...Read on...

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Posted on: March 25, 2016

Missouri Job Center to host two hiring events next week for JBC Tire and Service Centers (3/29-3/30)

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be assisting JBC Tire and Service Centers with hiring for several positions including two store managers, four sales associates, four ASE Certified Tec...Read on...

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Posted on: March 16, 2016

Missouri Job Center to host multi-industry hiring event 9 a.m.-noon Thursday 3/24

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be hosting a multi-industry hiring event on Thursday, March 24, 2016. The hiring event will from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. at the Missouri Job Center, 2900...Read on...

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Posted on: March 16, 2016

Second annual Missouri Summer Jobs Program provides work experiences for Ozarks youth

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Preferred Family Healthcare and the Missouri Job Center are preparing for the second annual Missouri Summer Jobs Program, an initiative providing Missouri's youth with the opportunity to gain valuable work experience to prepare f...Read on...

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Posted on: March 14, 2016

Missouri Job Center to host seasonal hiring event for Park Board, 3/16

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be assisting the Springfield-Greene County Park Board with a Seasonal Hiring Event on Wednesday, March 16. The event will be held 3-7 p.m. at the Medi...Read on...

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Posted on: March 7, 2016

Missouri Job Center–Branson hosts early spring job fair

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center – Branson is hosting the final week for the Early Spring Job Fair. The final three days of the Early Spring Job Fair are this week: March 8, 9, and 10. The ...Read on...

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Posted on: March 7, 2016

Missouri Job Center's Mobile Career Center assisting with CoxHealth hiring event, 3/9

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will be assisting Cox South with a hiring event for Environmental Services and Floor Techs. On Wednesday, March 9, the Missouri Job Center's Mobile Career ...Read on...

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Posted on: March 2, 2016

Missouri Job Center Partners with CPO for third annual Achieving the Dream Life Betterment Fair

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center have partnered with Community Partnership for the third annual Achieving the Dream Life Betterment Fair on Friday, March 4. Central Assembly is hosting the ...Read on...

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Posted on: February 24, 2016

Business, marketing, IT skills in greatest demand locally over next 5-10 years, according to survey

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Over 300 local workforce professionals attended the second annual MOmentum 2016: State of the Workforce Luncheon, hosted Feb. 23 by the local Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center-Ozark Region. In addition to dis...Read on...

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Posted on: February 17, 2016

Missouri Job Center to host hiring events for Lowe's Springfield locations on 2/24

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The Ozark Region Workforce Development Board and the Missouri Job Center will assist the two Springfield Lowe's locations with hiring more than 100 seasonal positions this month.

On Wednesday, Feb. 24, the Missouri Job Center...Read on...

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Posted on: October 16, 2015

Missouri Career Center to host multi-industry hiring event 9 a.m.-noon Tuesday, 10/20

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The Ozark Region Workforce Investment Board and the Missouri Career Center will host a multi-industry hiring event 9 a.m.-noon on Tuesday, Oct. 20 at the Missouri Career Center, 2900 E. Sunshine. Job seekers are encouraged to come...Read on...

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Posted on: November 5, 2015

Missouri Career Center to host Chick-fil-A hiring event 9 a.m.-noon Nov. 12

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Ozark Region Workforce Investment Board and the Missouri Career Center will host a hiring event for Chick-fil-A 9 a.m.-noon on Thursday, Nov. 12 at the Missouri Career Center, 2900 E. Sunshine. Chick-fil-A is looking to hire 80 t...

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Posted on: January 25, 2016

Missouri Job Center to host multi-industry hiring event 9 a.m.-noon tomorrow, 1/26

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The Ozark Region Workforce Investment Board and the Missouri Job Center will host a multi-industry hiring event 9 a.m.-noon on Tuesday, Jan. 26 at the Missouri Job Center, 2900 E. Sunshine.

Employers present will include CoxHe...Read on...

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Posted on: September 14, 2015

Missouri Career Center to host multi-industry hiring event 9 a.m.-noon Thursday, 9/17

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The Ozark Region Workforce Investment Board and the Missouri Career Center will host a multi-industry hiring event 9 a.m.-noon on Thursday, Sept. 17 at the Missouri Career Center, 2900 E. Sunshine. Job seekers are encouraged to co...Read on...

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Posted on: June 8, 2015

Missouri Career Center to host multi-industry hiring event 10 a.m.-2 p.m. 6/9

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The Ozark Region Workforce Investment Board and the Missouri Career Center will host a multi-industry hiring event 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Tuesday, June 9 at the Career Center, 2900 E. Sunshine.

Thirty-six employers, including Loren ...Read on...

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