Paducah Job Fair
on July 26th, 2021
Employers across the area are experiencing historic worker shortages. Many companies recruiting talent are having difficulty connecting with job seekers. To help employers showcase available opportunities and to make it easy to connect job seekers with area employers, the West Kentucky Workforce Board has joined forces with a group of partners to sponsor a job fair on Wednesday, August 4, at the J...  Read More
ComeBack Job Fair
on June 9th, 2021
The West Kentucky Workforce Board invites you to participate in the ComeBack Job Fair on Thursday, June 17, 2021 at The Bruce Convention Center located at 303 Conference Center Drive in Hopkinsville, KY.  Sponsors for the event include the West Kentucky Workforce Board, The Edge Media Group, Hopkinsville Community College, Lake Barkley Partnership and South Western Kentucky Economic Development Co...  Read More
WKWB Board Meeting - June 10, 2021
on May 25th, 2021
Please mark your calendars for the next West Kentucky Workforce Board meeting. Thank you for your interest in the WKWB and its activities.  Please notify Melissa Thompson ([email protected]) with questions or concerns....  Read More
Hopkins County Job Expo 2021
on May 10th, 2021
The Hopkins County Job Expo will be held on June 8th at the Ballard Convention Center located at 605 E. Arch Street in Madisonville, from 10 am - 2pm.  This event is free for job seekers.Early registration for employers will begin on May 25th and will include a discounted booth rate of $80.  Employers must register online using the link included below....  Read More
Comefri Job Openings
on May 4th, 2021
Position: WELDER Job Description Must be willing to work 30 to 90 days with the temporary agency first Temporary Pay is $10.50/hr Starting Pay is $14.50/hr Comefri USA, Inc. Reports to: Production Manager Job summary To perform fabrication of HVAC fan & Blower wheels, cutting and welding steel parts. Basic functions: Performing welding and fabrication work; recognize when machinery may be malfunct...  Read More
In Person Hiring Event Featuring Alliance Coal
on April 30th, 2021
An in person hiring event will be held on Thursday, May 6 from 8 am – 5 pm at the Merle Travis Music Center in Powderly, KY.  On-site interviews will be conducted for qualified individuals.  On-site resume assistance will also be provided.  Please bring your Driver’s License, Social Security Card and (if laid off) a Letter or Notice of Layoff.  If you do not wish to attend the in-person event but ...  Read More
Public Comment on FY 2022-2025 WKWB Local/Regional Strategic Plan
on April 28th, 2021
The West Kentucky Workforce Board (WKWB) operates under the Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act (WIOA), Public Law 113-128. As required, under WIOA, a comprehensive four-year local plan must be developed by the WKWB and the Chief Elected Officials. In addition, a regional comprehensive four-year plan must be developed by the West Kentucky Workforce Board and the Green River Workforce Board and ...  Read More
Now Hiring!
on April 20th, 2021
If you are currently seeking employment, check out the list below of companies that are now hiring in our area. Novelis Health-Madisonville Global  Read More
Kentucky Career Centers Resume In-Person Services
on April 16th, 2021
Appointments are now available for in person appointments at select Kentucky Career Center locations. These appointments are for individuals who need unemployment insurance or job seeker assistance.Special Instructions:• You must wear a mask at all times during the appointment.• Please remain in your vehicle until five minutes before your scheduled appointment. Due to concerns about the spread of ...  Read More
IAC Employee Opportunities
on April 9th, 2021
The job opportunities listed below are geared towards employees being displaced from IAC, however they are open to the public....  Read More
Release of RFPs for One-Stop Operator and Direct Services
on March 11th, 2021
The West Kentucky Workforce Board (WKWB) released two Request for Proposals (RFP) on March 11, 2021 for One-Stop Operator and WIOA Direct Services Provider.  The One-Stop Operator RFP seeks proposals from qualified vendors to provide workforce related services in West Kentucky including those delivered through the one-stop career centers.  This effort will help develop and enhance West Kentucky's ...  Read More
Education and Workforce Development Cabinet Virtual Bus Tour
on March 2nd, 2021
Please join Governor Andy Beshear and Lieutenant Governor Jacqueline Coleman for a Virtual Bus Tour of the ten Local Workforce Areas of Kentucky.  The tour is scheduled for Wednesday, March 10, at 2 PM CST. The tour will showcase partner agencies, special programs and job opportunities in the region.   Virtual Bus Tour Info:Zoom Link:  Read More


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