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Lucas County Job Growth No 3

A list of the Top 25 Ohio counties with the biggest growth in new jobs shows the strength of Central Ohio. The information from the U.S. Department of Labor is for the year ended June 2016, the latest data available. Overall, Ohio added 40,974 new jobs during the period.

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Workforce Development Board Strategic Plan

The comment period is now open for the Workforce Development Board's Strategic Plan.

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WorkReady Manufacturing

When more than 1,000 new high-paying manufacturing jobs arrive in Lucas County early next year, will you be able to set yourself apart from the competition when those companies begin hiring? You will if you start getting prepared NOW!

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WorkReady Express (1)

Toledo, Oh—The Lucas County Commissioners and a host of private sector partners announced the formation of WorkReady Express, a program designed to address workforce transportation challenges.

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Lucas County to Kick-Off New Program

Toledo, OH—Like many communities, Lucas County has a challenge. Employers are seeking skilled workers in specific areas, and workers are looking to put their skills to work at good jobs. The ACT Work Ready Communities program is designed to bridge that gap.

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WorkReady Express

WorkReady Express is a new program designed to assist workers who may lack reliable transportation to get them to and from work on time. Participants must be Lucas County residents who either already have a job or have received a job offer but have not yet started work.

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