Put your business front and center by sponsoring a Chamber event, annual program, or digital media.
New network building events in 2022 include the Battle of the Business Bowling Tournament and the Local Lunch for restaurants. BE PRO BE PROUD and Connecting Educators in Industry are focused on building the workforce pipeline for our community. Also new this year are two annual program sponsorships, the Governmental Affairs Committee, and the Chamber Ambassadors, both focused on advocacy for a strong, business friendly climate in our community, county, and state.
Or promote your business utilizing the Chamber website, which received more than 145,000 visits in 2021. And don't forget the long running favorites; the Annual Meeting & Business Expo, the Golf Classic, Business After Hours, and the Arkansas Scholars Award Ceremony.
Western Arkansas Planning and Development District (WAPDD) is looking for a Workforce Career Advisor for our planning and development organization that serves the six-county area of Crawford, Franklin, Logan, Polk, Scott, and Sebastian Counties.
The job is a grant funded full time position with hours worked between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. There will be occasional meetings outside of these hours with some travel.
The Workforce Career Advisor reports to the Workforce Program Manager and will have the following responsibilities:
Responsible for working with eligible and suitable Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) youth, adults, and dislocated worker applicants and participants. Duties include case management, interviewing, assessment, basic career services, and individualized career services and training.
This position will be trained in the following essential job functions:
Essential Job Functions