Pee Dee Workforce Development Board (WDB)
The mission of the Pee Dee Workforce Development Board (WDB) is "to facilitate successful partnerships among businesses, educators, organizations and individuals to achieve a highly educated and skilled workforce resulting in a thriving community with full employment."
SC Works Pee Dee Centers
The Act requires that each local workforce development area establish a one-stop delivery system of employment services to individuals and employers. The SC Works Centers are the primary point of contact for customers seeking services to individuals and employers. Job seekers are able to conduct their own job searches, complete resumes and skills assessments. Employers can utilize centers for staffing, training and business support. The Pee Dee Workforce Development Board (WDB) operates six SC Works Centers and various access points in the local communities with the assistance of other workforce development partners. You can find out more about these Centers at the SC Works Pee Dee website.
The Pee Dee's Business Services Team works directly with employers to identify and deliver the types of workforce training, recruiting and incentive programs that can help businesses meet their short and long-term goals. Business Services Consultants (BSCs) assist businesses with hiring services, On-the-Job Training (OJT), access to WorkKeys® Assessments and Job Profiling, Tax Incentives and Credits, Workforce Transitions such as expansion, layoffs and/or closures, and the latest labor market information.
For more information on Workforce Development programs and services, including success stories, WDB Board membership and other details, visit the Pee Dee Workforce Development website, or contact Joette Dukes (firstname.lastname@example.org).