As the statewide leader in workforce development, our direct services support and sustain business and workforce growth. At EMDC, our Workforce Team offers individualized services and training to people and employers, helping them identify goals and create a plan for their future. We provide support each step of the way, including in follow up. By working with employers and education partners to create training tailored to Maine’s growing industries, we keep our workforce in Maine and help local businesses build a skilled workforce.
Our workforce services are provided to people and businesses in Androscoggin, Franklin, Hancock, Kennebec, Oxford, Penobscot, Piscataquis, Somerset and Washington Counties through partnerships with the Central Western Maine Workforce Development Board and Northeastern Workforce Development Board.
If you’re looking to get back into the workplace, further your education, or change career paths, we can help you find meaningful employment at no cost to you. Contact us: Workforce@emdc.org.
Invest in your business and employees by working with EMDC to hire, train, and retain a skilled workforce. We help you find the right fit through On-the-Job Training and Work Experience programs. Contact us: Workforce@emdc.org.
Part of a statewide initiative, our Connecting with Opportunities program meets the opioid crisis head-on through individualized services. We help people who have been impacted by opioid use disorder and other life challenges. We do this by providing supportive services, education, and training that lead to meaningful employment. Click here to learn more. Contact us: OpportunityGrant@emdc.org.
EMDC is a proud partner of the American Job Center Network
Job seekers served in 2021
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Invested in workforce development in 2019
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