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Job and Employment Report - June 2014

July 21, 2014---CORPUS CHRISTI, TX. – The not-seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for the Coastal Bend region rose .5% to 5.2% in June.

This is 1.2% lower than June 2013 and the lowest June unemployment rate since June 2008 with a pre-recession rate of 5.0%. Read more...

Click here for the June 2014 Labor Market Information (LMI) Report.


You are invited to a Governor's Small Business Forum!

The BIG Event
August 6, 2014
11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Congressman Solomon P. Ortiz International Center
402 Harbor Drive
Corpus Christi, Texas

As small businesses continue to flourish and expand in South Texas, this event focusing on new market opportunities is very timely. Businesses can increase their bottom line several ways; cutting costs, diversifying products/services, but also finding new customers. That is what this event is all about! Read more...

Download The BIG Event Flyer Here!

Request for Proposals (RFP) - Gasoline Cards

Workforce Solutions of the Coastal Bend (WFSCB) is currently soliciting responses from qualified vendors or firms to provide transportation assistance to its clients through the purchase of gasoline cards that can be used for fuel only and at participating service stations located throughout the Coastal Bend region. Read more...


Announcing An Accelerated Welding & Pipefitting Program For Vets!

The Craft Training Center of the Coastal Bend (CTCCB) will be starting an NCCER* Accelerated Welding & Pipefitting Program for veterans on August 4, 2014. CTCCB is recruiting approximately 25 veterans to confirm the program and they currently have 10 spots still available. Orientation is scheduled for Tuesday July 29th at 10:00 a.m. at the CTCCB.

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For More Information!

*National Center for Construction Education and Research

Looking for Child Care Financial Assistance?

Workforce Solutions of the Coastal Bend receives funding from the Texas Workforce Commission to provide subsidized child care services for low-income families within its 12-county Coastal Bend region. Click here to apply online.

RFA for Education & Training of Child Care Providers

Workforce Solutions of the Coastal Bend is currently accepting applications from professional, qualified individuals, institutions, and organizations to provide specialized professional training to the region's child care providers. The education and training services will promote the professional development needs of the child care providers throughout the fiscal year on an as-needed-basis. Read more...

Our Mission

At Workforce Solutions of the Coastal Bend, we invest in our regional economic success through access to jobs, training, and employer services.

Workforce Solutions of the Coastal Bend is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and one of 28 local workforce boards located throughout the State of Texas. The board services Nueces, San Patricio, Kleberg, Aransas, Kenedy, Bee, Refugio, Live Oak, McMullen, Brooks, Duval, and Jim Wells counties.

Business Service
Think of Workforce Solutions as your business resource department. No matter what your industry, size or employee needs, our business services can help you save money, improve productivity, and provide services customized to meet your needs.

Everything we do revolves around one basic premise – to provide you with a qualified, motivated pool of potential employees ready to work for you.

Job Seeker
It’s about learning the skills to get the job to build the dream…
Whether you are seeking employment for the first time or changing careers, Workforce Solutions of the Coastal Bend can make your search easier and help you along the way. The Career Centers provide you access to an array of programs and services, all designed to help put you in the right job.

Workforce Solutions of the Coastal Bend understands the importance of keeping the community informed with the most up-to-date news and information. Here are the latest news releases, media advisories and photo ops for you to download and print.

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Employers & Job Seekers
361.882.7491 | 888.860.JOBS (5627)

Administrative Offices
520 N. Staples | Corpus Christi, Texas 78401
Office 361.885.3016 | Fax 361.885.3025
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Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.
Relay Texas: 1-800-735-2989 (TDD) and 1-800-735-2988 or 7-1-1 (Voice).
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