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Workforce Solutions Capital Area recognizes the rapidly changing workforce with the impacts of COVID. We are here to help you prepare.

Hiring Assistance

Grants for Internships & Onboarding

Upskilling Grants & Support

Layoff & Outplacement Assistance

Hiring Assistance

  • We can directly connect you with local job seekers and talent
  • Get full support with the state hiring system, WorkInTexas.com, including assistance with writing, reviewing, and posting jobs
  • Participate in WFS virtual job fairs and opportunities to promote your careers to qualified and emerging talent.

Grants for Internships & Onboarding

  • Workforce Solutions Capital Area can provide funding to support new employees by covering their wages. We can identify which program is best for your company needs. Options can include:
    • Reimbursement of 50% straight-time wages (no holidays or overtime) for up to six months, or up to $10,000
    • Payment for all straight-time wages for up to 12 weeks
  • New employees are trained in your company culture
  • These programs build a community of skilled and diverse workers to support your industry
  • You have the opportunity to retain the newly trained worker upon completion of the program

Upskilling Grants & Support

  • Upskilling provides a pathway for long-term economic growth for individuals, industry, and the region
  • Increase retention by filling your middle- and upper-level positions with upskilled workers trained in your company culture
  • We can assist you in developing your upskilling plans and help you cover training and upskilling costs for your employees
  • We want to recognize your efforts to upskill and invest in your employees’ professional development

Layoff Aversion & Outplacement Assistance

  • We can help you navigate the layoff process and provide reemployment assistance to your staff
  • We can offset infrastructure costs to help ensure you can maintain your workforce
  • Assistance can include purchasing equipment to support work from home, offsetting costs for personal protective equipment and sanitation supplies to prevent potential exposure to COVID-19, and offsetting security costs to maintain physical property while limited staff are on-site

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