Finding Talent

Workforce Solutions Capital Area has many ways to help employers find the qualified employees they need. 

Work In Texas Logo is a free, online applicant recruitment and matching tool brought to you by WFS Capital Area and the Texas Workforce Commission.

Business Solutions provides training and one-on-one assistance to all employers interested in making the most of their job postings.

More information on offers employers:
  • Access to thousands of local and statewide workers
  • Unlimited free job postings
  • Real-time applicant matching
  • Viewing of applicant resumes
  • Email notifications of matches
Interested in Learning How to Best Use

Business Solutions provides training to employers on each month. This training session will show you how to place a job order, search for applicants, and more.

All training sessions are held at the North Career Center.  Please check the calendar of events for the next scheduled session.

The training is free, but employers must register by sending an email to Business Solutions.

Candidate Screening & Testing

We offer a variety of nationally-certified skills assessments to help you gauge job candidates. Topics include: occupation-specific skills, interests, aptitudes and work ethics/values.

Offered at no charge, each assessment includes a consultation which is designed to gather information about your hiring needs and to identify an assessment package that is right for you. Our certified vocational evaluation specialist will then administer the assessments and evaluate the results for you.

For more information contact Business Solutions.


The Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) for Veterans

WOTC is a federal income tax benefit administered by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) for employers who hire individuals from specified target populations, including veterans. WOTC reduces a business’s federal tax liability, serving as an incentive to select job candidates who may be disadvantaged in their efforts to find employment.

More information on WOTC

Qualifying for WOTC

Employers are eligible for a tax credit when hiring individuals with specified barriers to employment identified as target groups. TWC will verify for employers which target group applies. Tax credits currently are available for hires in the following categories:

Veterans Target Group Maximum Tax Credit
Disabled veterans with a service-connected disability who have been unemployed for at least 6 months $9,600
Veterans who have been unemployed for at least 6 months $5,600
Disabled veterans with a service-connected disability $4,800
Veterans receiving Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits $2,400
Veterans who have been unemployed for at least 4 weeks $2,400

For more information on this program visit the WOTC website.

Workforce Solutions Capital Area - Business Solutions

Phone: 512.485.3790
Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Workforce Solutions Capital Area is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Program. Auxiliary aids and services are available, upon request, to persons with disabilities. Relay Texas: 1.800.735.2989 (TDD) / 711 (Voice).

Equal Opportunity is the Law

Visit Our Centers

North Center
6505 Airport Blvd, Suite 101
Austin, TX 78752
(512) 454-9675

South Center
6505 Burleson Road, Goodwill Bldg
Austin, TX 78744
(512) 381-4200

East Center
3401 Webberville Rd, Bldg 1000
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 223-5400

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