It is with tremendous pride that we announce Pacific Mountain Workforce Development Council
(PacMtn) receipt of a Program Year 2011 Workforce Investment Incentive Award. PacMtn is the only Workforce Development Council (WDC) of the 12 WDC’s statewide, to have exceeded all 18 targets. In order to receive this award from the Washington State Employment Security
Department, PacMtn had to exceed an average of 110 percent of the performance targets for the state and federal performance measures from within WIA Title I.
Fueling our Region's Growth Sectors
The Pacific Mountain Workforce Development Council (PMWDC) is a nonprofit organization serving Grays Harbor, Lewis, Mason, Pacific, and Thurston counties. Through a variety of federal and state funding sources, our agency offers a wide range of job placement, training and educational services to employers, job seekers and incumbent workers.
With an emphasis on job creation and retention, innovation, cultivating new and existing partnerships, performance and accountability the Council is as committed as ever to develop a talented work pool that will serve to grow our economy. We know that our most valuable asset is a dynamic workforce.
The Council currently administers over $10 million dollars in grant funding. Through the focused efforts of the Council and its workforce partners, we have made remarkable progress in transforming our workforce area into an effective system.