Region 5 Workforce Development Council
Job PostingsThe mission of Central AlabamaWorks is to provide a direct link to the workforce needs of business and industry at the local level. The Councils are business-driven and business-led and work with their member counties to develop a comprehensive workforce development system that supports local job development activities.
Central AlabamaWorks (Region 5) serves Autauga, Bullock, Chambers, Coosa, Dallas, Elmore, Lowndes, Macon, Montgomery, Lee, Perry, Russell, and Tallapoosa counties in central Alabama.
Central AlabamaWorks is seeking a Workforce Development Project Manager to work with and assist the Executive Director in coordinating, implementing, and executing all workforce development efforts in the region. This person will be required to travel between the 13 counties as needed.
• Proactively and consistently meet with employers, individually and through industry clusters, to determine the region’s current and future workforce needs, and manage corresponding projects to meet these needs. Work closely with cluster leaders to advance industry goals and achieve project goals and desired outcomes.
• Research funding sources, oversee the development of fund raising plans, and write funding proposals. Also assist in securing adequate funding for the operation of the organization.
• Perform other tasks and duties assigned, including coordinating special projects assigned, which are consistent with goals of Central AlabamaWorks, by the Executive Director.