Openings - There are four (4) openings for Business Representatives and two (2) openings for Workforce Representatives on this board.
Duties/responsibilities - This board is business-led with a majority of its members representing the private sector and other members representing organized labor, community-based organizations, education, economic development organizations, other state agencies and individuals with disabilities. The WDB is charged with identifying regional workforce needs, developing and implementing systems in response and providing overall direction for Employment Services of Weld County.
A Business Representative of Accommodation/Hospitality or Food Service, Transportation, Agriculture, Other Services (except Public Administration) and Manufacturing or Healthcare.
A Workforce Representative who is a member of a labor organization or a training director or representative of an apprenticeship program; or a representative of a community-based organization that have expertise in addressing the employment needs of individuals with barriers to employment, including organizations that serve veterans.
Time commitment – Up to four hours per month. General meetings take place in-person on the second Tuesday of every other month at 11:45 a.m. Additional engagement opportunities are offered throughout the year. Two subcommittees meet in-person, six times per year. Participation on subcommittees is highly encouraged.
Questions? For those wanting more information about the board, please contact Heather Roberts, (970) 400-6752, email@example.com.