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Workforce Committee

Overview

This Committee examines the existing workforce and determines the jobs that will be created as a result of the projected population increases (military, dependents, and non-military). The committee will also examine the jobs desired/needed by military spouses and teen dependents.

Committee Tasks

  • Evaluate the existing job market.
  • Evaluate the existing workforce.
  • Evaluate the unemployment situation.
  • Identify existing workforce issues without the added pressure of increased population.
  • Determine the type and number of jobs that may be created as a result of the projected population increases (military, dependents, and non-military).
  • Identify training needs for local workforce to compete for jobs to be created.
  • Determine the types and number of jobs desired/needed by military spouses and teen dependents.
  • Evaluate the fiscal impact of increased economic activity that may result due to expected military growth and projected population increases.
  • Identify opportunities to expand economic activity.
  • Recommend strategies and projects that promote economic development and job creation to meet projected needs.

Committee Chairperson: Steve Wangerin

Committee Vice-Chairperson: Jim Davis

 

Workforce Committee Meetings

  • 9:00am, September 9, 2008- Located at the Jacksonville-Onslow Commerce Center at 1099 Gum Branch Rd. in Jacksonville, NC 28540
  • 9:00am- 4:00pm, September 29, 2008- Located at the Jacksonville-Onslow Commerce Center at 1099 Gum Branch Rd. in Jacksonville, NC 28540
  • 9:00am- 11:00am, October 16, 2008- Located at the Jacksonville-Onslow Commerce Center at 1099 Gum Branch Rd. in Jacksonville, NC 28540
  • 1:00pm- 3:00pm, February 17, 2009- Located at the Jacksonville-Onslow Commerce Center at 1099 Gum Branch Rd. in Jacksonville, NC 28540
  • 10:00am- 12:00pm, March 30, 2009- Located at the Jacksonville-Onslow Commerce Center at 1099 Gum Branch Rd. in Jacksonville, NC 28540
  • 1:00pm- 3:00pm, April 27, 2009- Located at the Jacksonville-Onslow Commerce Center at 1099 Gum Branch Rd. in Jacksonville, NC 28540
  • 10:00am- 12:00pm, May 20, 2009- Located at the Jacksonville-Onslow Commerce Center at 1099 Gum Branch Rd. in Jacksonville, NC 28540

 

Workforce Committee Agenda

  • May 20, 2009 Workforce Committee Meeting Agenda
  • April 27, 2009 Workforce Committee Meeting Agenda
  • March 30, 2009 Workforce Committee Meeting Agenda
  • February 17, 2009 Workforce Committee Meeting Agenda
  • August Workforce Kick-Off Agenda and Briefing

 

Workforce Committee Minutes

 

·        May 20, 2009 Workforce Committee Meeting Minutes

·        April 27, 2009 Workforce Committee Meeting Minutes

·        March 30, 2009 Workforce Committee Meeting Minutes

·        February 17, 2009 Workforce Committee Meeting Minutes

·        September 29, 2008 Workforce Committee Meeting Minutes

·        September 9, 2008 Workforce Committee Meeting Minutes