WHO WE ARE
Through the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, a federally funded grant, the Central Arkansas Workforce Development Area is able to provide innovative solutions for Central Arkansas' workforce and employers.
Our workforce centers offer eligible participants with career and educational training services, which assist them in obtaining and retaining employment. These services are funded through the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) other local and state partners and target in-demand industry sectors throughout the region.
Additionally, we provide vital partnership for our industries and assist businesses in overcoming the challenges of recruiting, retaining, developing and maintaining a pipeline of qualified job seekers.
Our goals is to provide both job seekers and employers with resources and services designed to help them succeed in today's competitive job market.
Providing Innovative Solutions to
JOB SEEKERS & EMPLOYERS
EDUCATIONAL & TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES
We provide opportunity and access to targeted training and education that leads to a career with gainful employment for every Central Arkansas job seeker. We strive to remove barriers for hard-to-reach populations like veterans and eligible spouses, returning citizens, individuals that have aged out of foster care, individuals with disabilities, and homeless individuals.
BUSINESS SOLUTIONS FOR EMPLOYERS
Our Business Service Team identifies appropriate strategies to help create a workforce to foster economic development. We strive to provide economic solutions and provide sustainable strategic services for the industries that make our area a great place to live and work. We assists businesses in overcoming the challenges of recruiting, retaining, developing and maintaining a pipeline of qualified job seekers.
JOB SEEKER RESOURCES & EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
Our goal is to provide job seekers with the best diverse job opportunities throughout the Central Arkansas Region.
We understand that deciding on and navigating your career can sometimes be challenging, so we provide additional resources and services to help you secure a job that will lead to promising career.
- Multiple DatesWed, Feb 02Free Online Training Course
- Multiple DatesMon, Feb 21Antioch Baptist ChurchFeb 21, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PMAntioch Baptist Church, 110 S. Amity Road, Conway, AR 72032Have you heard of Tokusen? Tokusen manufactures precision wire and process parts for sectors such as semiconductors, solar cells, office equipment, and medical devices, and these things have swiftly come to be a big percentage of their business.
- Multiple DatesWed, Mar 30Free Online Training Course
- Multiple DatesWed, Mar 30Free Online Training CourseMar 30, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AMFree Online Training CourseIn this free online course you will be introduced to the job offer formula and learn how to apply it to every aspect of the job seeking journey. This course teaches you about resumes, cover letters, networking, interview skills and salary negotiation techniques.
MEET OUR TEAM
Executive Deputy Director
Internal Monitor/Admin Assistant
Director of One Stop & Business Services
Director of Workforce Programs
BOBBY STROBEL, JR.
One-Stop Manager of Arkansas Workforce Center in Conway
One-Stop Manager of Arkansas Workforce Center in North Little Rock
Digital Media Coordinator
Director of Workforce Program Administration
ARKANSAS WORKFORCE CENTER LOCATIONS
Visit any one of our Workforce Centers to find a team of trained and committed professionals ready to listen, advise and partner with you to target and achieve your career goals. Computers are available for preparing résumés, cover letters, completing online job applications, accessing training provider data, as well as obtaining access to the Internet and job search websites. Job centers are equipped with office equipment made available at no-cost that will make your job search be a breeze.
ARKANSAS WORKFORCE CENTER IN BENTON
400 Edison Avenue
Benton, AR 72015
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
ARKANSAS WORKFORCE CENTER IN BRINKLEY
405 West 4th St.
Brinkley, AR 72021
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
ARKANSAS WORKFORCE CENTER IN CONWAY
1500 N Museum Road
Conway AR 72032
8:00 am - 4:30 pm