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Employment Resources

Agencies

SuddenLink

Suddenlink supports the information, communication and entertainment demands of approximately 1.5 million residential and commercial customers.
(800) 972-5757
fred.walker@suddenlink.com


Career Centers

Boone Career and Technical Center

Boone Career and Technical Center's goal is to meet the career needs of all students, whether they are college bound or in need of a family wage upon graduating from high school.
(304) 369-4585


Carver Career Center

Opportunity to seek education for all careers and all ages.
(304) 348-1965


Garnet Career Center

Garnet Career Center serves adult learners through career and technical programs which offer the opportunity for students to gain a new career.
(304) 348-6195
rhall@mail.kana.k12.wv.us


Region III Workforce Investment Board of Kanawha County

The Region III Workforce Investment Board of Kanawha County (WIB-KC) is a private, non-profit organization that is charged with creating a workforce development system that meets the current and future needs of the business community as well as those individuals seeking employment.
(304) 344-5760


UMWA Career Center

UMWA's focus is to serve mining communities by working with children at risk, recruiting young adults for job training, and training workers to mediate abandoned mine lands.
(304) 253-3772
umwacc1@earthlink.net


Construction

Bullseye Construction

Bullseye Construction, Inc. is a site development contractor with a specific concentration in utility construction. They are a turn-key contractor who is capable of performing the erosion control and grading on small to medium scope projects.
(704) 889-2855
lucky@bullseyeconstructioninc.com


Government

Boone County & Raleigh County Department of Health & Human Resources

The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resource is comprised of five bureaus: Bureau for Behavioral Health and Health Facilities; Bureau for Child Support Enforcement; Bureau for Children and Families; Bureau for Medical Services; and Bureau for Public Health

DHHRSecretary@wv.gov The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resource is comprised of five bureaus: Bureau for Behavioral Health and Health Facilities;


The Governors Guarantee Work Force Program

The GGWFP is a catalyst for organizational development that enhances the overall performance of the state’s work force and provides solutions to complicated human resource issues. The program builds the capacity of participating companies to provide more effective internal training.
(304) 558-2234
trainingapplication@workforcewv.org


West Virginia Division of Corrections

The West Virginia Division of Corrections is dedicated to enhancing public safety for the State of West Virginia and to provide services and responsiveness to victims of crime.


West Virginia Divisions of Personnel

WV Divisions of Personnel is proud of both its commitment to provide employment opportunities equally to all people based on merit and its effort to promote a diverse workforce.
(304) 558-3950


Mine Repair and Maintenance

GMS Mine Repair and Maintenance

GMS’ expertise lies in the fields of construction project management, self-performance, engineering, and procurement. We provide resources and innovative solutions, with an emphasis on safety and quality control, which produce high-quality cost effect results in a multitude of different market sectors.
(304) 413-2500


Security

Arrow Security

Train individuals to become professional security guards for companies and businesses everywhere.
Tim Tucker: O: (304) 595-1500
tucker@arrowsecurity.net


Truck Driving/ Training

J&W Truck Driving/ CDL Training

To help build a foundation to prepare students to get started as a professional truck driver in the Transportation industry.
(304) 988-1900
Rick Withrow: (304) 539-0872
jwleasing@yahoo.com


West Virginia Trucking Association

The WV Trucking Association is a statewide, non-profit, association of trucking companies, private fleet operators, industry suppliers, and other firms and individuals interested in the well being of motor transportation at the local, state and national level.
(304) 345-2800
info@wvtrucking.copm
Janet Vineyard: jan@wvtrucking.com


Universities/ Technical Institutes

Bluefield State College

Bluefield State College prepares students for diverse professions, graduate study, informed citizenship, community involvement, and public service in an ever-changing global society.
(304)-327-4000


Bridge Valley Community and Technical College

BridgeValley is a great place to get a degree, earn credits and transfer them to a four-year institution.
(304)-205-6600
admissions@bridgevalley.edu


Devry University

Devry’s Bachelor's, and Master's degree programs are developed in collaboration with industry leaders from the companies that offer the kind of jobs you want. At DeVry, you can attend class on campus at one of many campus locations nationwide, online, or a mix of both.
(877) 208-1057


Marshall University

Marshall’s students attach high value to our small class sizes, having faculty members actively instructing in the classroom, the availability of intensive advising, exceptional student success resources, modern facilities, a growing global community and robust extracurricular programming.
(304) 696-6007


West Virginia State University

Take the next step in your education by discovering the WVSU difference. Be part of a campus environment that has a rich history and a culture of active alumni support, while pursuing your dreams with the help of a faculty dedicated to your success.
(800) 987-2112
Evan Pittman: (304)-204-4325
evan.pittman@wvstateu.edu