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November 2020 ι VOLUME 11 ι ISSUE 10
2019 Graduates celebrating with representatives from S&B Engineers and Constructors and Workforce Solutions Southeast Texas, Region 5 ESC, and Wells Fargo Bank.
S&B Selected as Finalists for State Award
The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) announced that S&B Engineers and Constructors, nominated by Workforce Solutions Southeast Texas, was selected as one of the three finalist for the 2020 Large Employer of the Year Award. S&B was among 51 private-sector employers nominated by boards throughout the state for collaboration and successful partnership with the workforce system.

S&B, a company well known for their support of skilled workforce, partnered with Southeast Texas to provide individuals, working in other industries, an opportunity to work in construction and manufacturing and to increase their earning power by acquiring high demand craft skills. In 2019, S&B enrolled as many as 20 job seekers as trainees into their on-the-job training program with a focus on women and veterans. Upon successful completion, trainees earned $20.00/hour with full benefits.

TWC will announce the 2020 Employer of the Year winners on December 9, 2020, during the virtual Texas Workforce Conference.

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