Welcome to the City of Alexandria Workforce Development Center (WDC)
The City's Workforce Development Center (WDC), offers staffing solutions that provide businesses with employees who are skilled and ready to work. As a certified One Stop Center,
WDC serves a variety of skill levels from those with advanced degrees and many years of experience to those with limited education and work experience. We provide workforce development services for job seekers, including our Career Center with computer, internet and phone access, career readiness workshops, career assessments and customized hiring events to assist job seekers with job placement and retention.
WDC provides a broad range of business services at no cost to employers, including staffing solutions (job placement), recruitment services, labor market information and certified Business Services Specialists to assist in workforce planning. Additionally,
WDC operates the Virginia Initiative for Employment not Welfare (VIEW) Program, Workforce Investment Act (WIA - Adult Employment, Dislocated Worker and Youth and Young Adult) Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Employment Training (SNAPET), Youth and Young Adult Employment (TeensWork!), Migration and Refugee Employment Program, Disability Employment with assistive technology, and Veteran Services. These programs generally include job training and supportive services in addition to the above-mentioned complement of workforce development services. Program eligibility is determined on a case-by-case basis.
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Job search and resume posting; Adult Services; Youth Services; Disability Services; and Public Benefits.
As an Employer, the City's Workforce Development Center (WDC) offers many resources at NO COST to enable you to find the perfect candidate, create job listings, review job market trends and more.
Register for Job Fairs, Hiring Events, Career Readiness Workshops and Orientations.
The City's Workforce Development Center (WDC) partners with other agencies that offer services through the State of Virginia. This has allowed the public to utilize our center to apply for benefits and supportive services.
The City's Workforce Development Center (WDC) is committed to providing the community with local resources.