Job Brief Newsletter Workforce Solutions: Southeast Texas
July 2010: Vol1 Issue 6
 

Marilyn Smith

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or call 1-877-834-JOBS.
– Marilyn Smith,
   Executive Director

Featured Board Member: Polly Walton
Our Vision - A world-class competitive workforce for Southeast Texas
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Who We Are
Workforce Solutions Southeast Texas evaluates and oversees the delivery of all workforce training and employment services in Hardin, Jefferson and Orange Counties. The board’s overall mission is to identify opportunities and create partnerships that effectively link employers and job seekers in order to improve the economic future of the area.

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gO SETX Summer Construction Academy
When business, education and workforce join together, great things happen. Just such a partnership has been created in gO SETX, a Summer Construction Academy for high school students.

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$2,000 for Hiring Incentive for Local Business
State Farm Insurance Agent Dean Robinson is another Texas Back to Work success story. Robinson recently heard about the TBTW program that offers a $2,000 incentive at a Silsbee Team City meeting. When he called the Silsbee Workforce Solutions Center to...


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G.O.O.D. Youth Becomes Police Officer
Local teens looking for employment have frequently found their first jobs through Workforce Solutions Southeast Texas’ Subsidized Youth Employment program. This partnership with area businesses and community-based organizations often give youth....
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Small Gain in Jobs for June
The Beaumont-Port Arthur area gained 600 jobs in June, for an overall increase of 3,500 jobs in the market since January. Mining, Logging and Construction, Manufacturing and Leisure and Hospitality continue to post monthly gains.
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