Workforce Solutions Rural Capital Area Opens New One-Stop Center in Lockhart
Mar 11, 2019
Workforce Solutions Rural Capital Area
CEDAR PARK, Texas ⎯ Workforce Solutions Rural Capital Area (WSRCA) held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Friday, March 8, 2019 to celebrate the grand opening of its new Workforce Solutions of Caldwell County One-Stop Center in Lockhart, Texas. The new One-Stop Center is located at 1711 S. Colorado Street, Unit G, in Lockhart.
WSRCA One-Stop Centers are certified by the Workforce Innovation Opportunity Act (WIOA) to leverage resources and program activities to support a workforce system designed to deliver and improve job and career options for workers and jobseekers, while meeting the needs of businesses. The centers are equipped with state-of-the-art equipment and expert workforce staff, to offer customer-focused, seamless services from a network of partners, to help businesses train and empower their workforce and assist individuals in overcoming barriers to becoming and staying employed.
Speakers at the ceremony included WSRCA CEO Paul Fletcher, Commissioner Representing the Public, Robert D. Thomas, of the Texas Workforce Commission, and Alfonso Sifuentes, WSRCA Board Member and Green Group Director of Market Development and Community Relations. Participating guests at the event included community leaders and workforce partners from Caldwell and Hays Counties.
“Our One-Stop Centers are where business and careers meet,” said WSRCA CEO Paul Fletcher. “The teams at each center help employers find workforce solutions, and assist job seekers and veterans with training workshops, programs and support, for every stage of their career journey. We’re proud to connect our Rural Capital Area workforce and businesses to new opportunities, and we’re excited to help empower the Caldwell County community to compete at a global level. Thank you to all of our community partners for their support.”
Photos from the event may be downloaded at bit.ly/LockhartOneStopCenterMedia.