Recent News

September 2017 Labor Market Update

Austin-Area Unemployment Drops to 2.9%

AUSTIN – Figures released by the Texas Workforce Commission today show the unemployment rate in the Austin-Round Rock MSA* dropped from ...

August 2017 Labor Market Update

Austin-Area Unemployment Creeps Back Up to 3.4%

AUSTIN – Figures released by the Texas Workforce Commission today show the unemployment rate in the Austin-Round Rock MSA* crept back up ...

July 2017 Labor Market Update

Austin-Area Unemployment Inches Down to 3.2% in July

AUSTIN – Figures released by the Texas Workforce Commission today show the unemployment rate in the Austin-Round Rock MSA* inched down from ...
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Upcoming Events

Re-Employment Orientation

11/15/2017 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Workforce Solutions Career Center Orientation: Introduces customers to all available services and resources. Doors close at time given (sharp).

Re-Employment Orientation

11/16/2017 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Workforce Solutions Career Center Orientation: Introduces customers to all available services and resources. Doors close at time given (sharp).

WIOA Youth Orientation

11/16/2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Through the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), WFS Capital Area helps low-income youth, aged 14-21, move toward a better career through education, job training and employment. This orientation will introduce you to the WIOA program and help you determine if it is the best fit for you. Move toward a better career through education, job training and employment. For youth ages 14-21 living in Travis County who need their GED or full-time employment; NOT for youth currentl...

Re-Employment Orientation

11/16/2017 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Workforce Solutions Career Center Orientation: Introduces customers to all available services and resources. Doors close at time given (sharp).

Success Stories

Earning Confidence and Success in the Summer Earn and Learn Program

“When I am ready to have a job, I will know what to do and be able to work."

Colton Head

Finding a New Home Through WERC

Now, I have friends, I have work, and consider Austin my home.”

Diana Martinez

Driving Toward Success in Pink Steel Toed Boots

“I knew I needed to make the change."

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

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

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

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