JOB1 Workforce Development and Business Support (New Orleans, Louisiana)

This is the approved revision of this page, as well as being the most recent.
Jump to: navigation, search


Last modified on February 12, 2015.

EZFeed Policy

Place New Orleans, Louisiana
Applies to Municipality New Orleans, Louisiana

   

Name JOB1 Workforce Development and Business Support (New Orleans, Louisiana)
Policy Category Financial Incentive
Policy Type Training/Technical Assistance, Workforce development
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Tidal Energy, Wave Energy, Wind energy
Active Policy Yes

Implementing Sector Local











Funding Source Workforce Investment Act – Title I















Program Administrator New Orleans Workforce Investment Board
Primary Website http://www.nola.gov/BUSINESSES/Job-1/



Last Review 2014-09-15


Information Source http://www.nola.gov/BUSINESSES/Job-1/Employers/


Summary

JOB1's mission is to develop a highly competitive workforce by working with employers to make their businesses more successful by providing services and programs to help recruit, train, and retain the best employees. There are many services provided to employers, job seekers, and youth. The program includes training programs for employees that financially assist employers in elevating their employee skills and knowledge level.

Employer-Based Training JOB1 includes Training Programs that provide wages to businesses to offset the cost of training employees who lack specific job skills. JOB1 will reimburse the employer 50% of the trainee's hourly gross wage rate for each hour worked for up to 6 months.

Incumbent Worker Training Program JOB1 includes Customized Training that provides funds for approved classroom training for workers in high demand occupations. The program also provides Small Business Employee Training, which reimburses businesses for approved standardized employee training workers in demand occupations.



Policy Contact

Department JOB1 Business and Career Solutions Centers
Division Mid-City
Address 3400 Tulane Avenue, 2nd Floor

Place New Orleans, Louisiana
Zip/Postal Code 70119
Phone 504.658.4500



Website http://www.nola.gov/BUSINESSES/Job-1/Locations/
Department JOB1 Business and Career Solutions Centers
Division Algiers
Address 3520 General DeGaulle Drive
Address 2 Suite 1030
Place New Orleans, Louisiana
Zip/Postal Code 70114
Phone 504.658.4580



Website http://www.nola.gov/BUSINESSES/Job-1/Locations/
     

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1 Workforce Investment Act of 1998




















References