• News for Workforce Deveolpment

    Tuesday, September 11, 2018
    Isuzu tabs Top 3 U.S. techs for global competitionJason Cannon| @By_Jason_Cannon| August 22, 2018   Matt Bertagnoli, of Lynch Isuzu Truck in Waterford, Wisc.; Josiah Carr, of Susquehanna Isuzu Truck in West Milton, Penn.; and Kiel Trout, of RWC Isuzu Truck Seattle, bested nine other service techs from across the U.S. and Canada in the company’s second annual North American competition for the ...read more
    Categories: Fun Facts, Workforce Deveolpment, Community, General News Article
    Monday, August 13, 2018
    Getting workers to Luzerne County industrial parks growing priorityAugust 11, 2018   By Jennifer Learn-Andes - jandes@timesleader.com With an influx of new warehouses, regional officials are increasingly focusing on connecting these facilities to public transportation. Luzerne County Transportation Authority Executive Director Norm Gavlick pointed to the CenterPoint Commerce and Trade Park in ...read more
    Categories: Economic, General News Article, Workforce Deveolpment
    Tuesday, August 07, 2018
    Growing the workforceBY DENISE ALLABAUGH / PUBLISHED: JUNE 13, 2018JENKINS TWP. — Recruiting workers has been a challenge for Valley Distributing & Storage Company, which has locations in Laflin, Wilkes-Barre and Scranton. Carol Keup, chief operating officer of the family-owned warehousing, logistics and transportation business, said some employees struggle to get to and from work.“Some don’t have ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Workforce Deveolpment
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