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In this challenging economy, Texans are looking for available jobs and rewarding careers. An emerging area with great growth potential is green jobs. With a prepared workforce, Texas and Texans will have a competitive advantage attracting investment and development in renewable energy, energy efficiency, and other low-carbon technologies. Download the Texas Green Jobs Guidebook [PDF].
Their goal is to coordinate regional efforts to train and/or retrain up to 25,000 Central Texas residents for "green jobs," complement the existing industry base in our region, and assist with the re-employment of approximately 51,500 Central Texas workers. The Task Force Report includes appendices covering Clean Energy Tech Companies in Austin, Jobs Data for the Austin area, and sample "green energy" Job Descriptions from Austin Energy.
Dedicated to improving the lives of all Americans through a clean energy economy. We work in collaboration with the business, government, labor, and grassroots communities to create and implement programs that increase quality jobs and opportunities in green industry - all while holding the most vulnerable people at the center of our agenda.
WOW supports strategies that promote economic independence for women and girls and working families such as ensuring women's access to non-traditional employment and creation of jobs that pay a self-sufficiency wage or the pathways to those jobs. In 2010 - they will be producing the definitive RESOURCE BOOK on Green Jobs for Women (TBA) in the U.S., under a grant from the Dept. of Labor -Women's Bureau. Read this summary about Green Jobs for women.
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Workforce Solutions offers a wide array of job-services to the citizens of Travis County. They also offer a variety of programs and services designed for persons who have lost their jobs in mass layoffs or business closings, or who have been laid-off and are unlikely to return to their jobs. "Capital Area" is the coordinating agency for the regional workforce system. We are responsible for the planning, oversight, and evaluation of workforce development activities inside the Austin/Travis County area. Workforce Solutions-Rural Cap. - covers the surrounding Austin/Travis counties.