January 27, 2020

Over fifty employers will join together on Tuesday, February 18 at the 2020 Northeast Louisiana Career Fair. The event will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Monroe Civic Center. Admission to the event is free and open to all regional jobseekers.

The 2020 Nort...

November 8, 2019

As a proud partner of United States Department of Labor and solid advocate for workforce development programs and initiatives, the Louisiana Workforce Commission and Workforce Development Board 83 is celebrating National Apprenticeship Week, Nov. 11-17.

National Ap...

October 29, 2019

The Northeast Louisiana Healthcare Alliance won the prestigious international Excellence in Economic Development Award from the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) at the IEDC Annual Conference in Indianapolis, Indiana.

The Healthcare Alliance, a collabora...

October 1, 2019

Law enforcement, judges, area employers and service providers met recently to discuss a pilot project in the works targeting local youth in the court system.

The Lunch-N-Lunch, organized by Workforce Development Board 83, was held at the Cotton Museum in Lake Providence...

September 10, 2019

Baton Rouge-based Epic Piping plans to build a 40,000-square-foot pipe supports fabrication facility in Lake Providence. 

The company will create 50 new direct jobs at the facility, with an average salary of $43,500, plus benefits.

The project will also result...

August 29, 2019

Are you between the age of 16 to 24, and not currently a high school student?

Looking for work, but unsuccessful at finding anything?

We may be able to get you started on a career path through our Work Experience program.

For more information, or to set up an appointment...

August 2, 2019

Region 8



Administrative Coordinator 2/3 New

DCFS-Department of Children and Family ServicesClassified$1,647.00 - $3,233.00 Monthly08/05/19Clerical & Data Entry

Monroe, LA


DOTD-Engineering & OperationsClassified$1,886.00 - $3,702.00...

July 11, 2019

Housing Specialist 1 New

Monroe Housing Authority


$1,647.00 - $3,233.00 Monthly



Monroe, LA


Office of Juvenile Justice


$2,886.00 - $5,120.00 Monthly



Tallulah, LA


June 24, 2019

Workshops were conducted in two northeast Louisiana parishes last month to educate local employers on a new workforce initiative. Workforce Development Board 83

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This document was supported by Grant 90FX0030 from the administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS).

Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of HHS.

HPOG is a study funded by the federal government which is being conducted to determine how these training opportunities help people improve their skills and find better jobs.  During the study, all new eligible applicants will be selected by lottery to participate in these training opportunities.  Not all eligible applicants will be selected to participate in these opportunities.  


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