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Workforce Development

Maine’s CareerCenter located in Wilton has a multitude of resources available for those hunting for their first job, trying to find another job, or striving for a better job. They also have many resources available for employers recruiting new employees that are all free of charge.

Maine Quality Centers provide customized workforce training grants to Maine employers seeking to locate or expand their operations In Maine. The training programs are delivered through Maine’s community colleges, and the staff at Maine Quality Centers are there to work with you to design a training program that delivers the training you need.

Re-engineered for economic development, the Maine Apprenticeship Program is a relevant tool to provide customized training and professional credentials to new, present, as well as, future workers.

Maine Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) is a unique resource for manufacturing and its supply chain in Maine that creates opportunities for Maine's small and medium sized manufacturers by helping them become more efficient, productive and globally competitive.

Live and Work in Maine is a private-sector initiative to increase awareness about the great career opportunities that exist in Maine, and to promote the world-class quality of life Mainers enjoy. Their expansive website includes a job board, success stories, information about the geographic regions in Maine and the communities that define them, and more.

The Mt. Blue RSD 9 Adult Basic and Community Education and the Spruce Mountain Adult Education programs provide educational opportunities for citizens of Franklin County and beyond that are looking to improve their employable skills and personal lives.

The Maine Department of Labor has a number of ongoing initiatives for workforce development. Improving access to higher education, on the job training, and workforce development policy/research are all high priority items to the Department.

Labor Maps

Farmington and Wilton labor force map - 2016 data

Jay and Livermore Falls labor force map - 2016 data