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Middle Rio Grande Development Council - Serving the Middle Rio Region for Over 30 Years

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Each of the nine Workforce Centers in our region is equipped to assist job seekers and employers seeking qualified individuals to fill positions in their companies. We recognize and provide assistance and opportunity to individuals and families through our special programs and job-seeker services. We offer a wide range of employment, job search and training services - all delivered through the One-Stop Workforce Centers. The One-Stop concept employs a multi-dimensional approach to the process of finding qualified individuals work in their chosen field, to provide training to those looking for a new or different career field, and to employers in need of qualified employees by providing all the services necessary in one location. In partnership with the Texas Workforce Commission and using funding from the Workforce Investment Act, the Middle Rio Grande Development Council Workforce Centers offers the residents of the nine-county Middle Rio Grande region the optimal in job search and training resources. Call your local Workforce Center (listing below) to see how we can help you with your employment needs.

Texas Certified One-Stop Workforce Centers:

Dimmit County

Texas Workforce Center
PO Box 1199/307 W Nopal
Carrizo Springs
Texas 78834
Local Phone: 830.876.3553
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
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Maverick County

Texas Workforce Center
1200 Ferry
Eagle Pass
Texas 78852
Local Phone: 830.773.1191
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
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Val Verde County

Texas Workforce Center
1927 Bedell
Del Rio
Texas 78840
Local Phone: 830.774.4741
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
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Middle Rio Grande Workforce Centers:

Edwards County

Middle Rio Grande Workforce Center
106 W Main
Rocksprings
Texas 78880
Local Phone: 830.683.5248
Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
County Courthouse Office
Leakey
Texas 78833
Local Phone: 830.232.6040
Hours: Thursday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
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Kinney County

Middle Rio Grande Workforce Center
201 E Spring
Brackettville
Texas 78832
Local Phone: 830.563.2021
Hours: Monday - Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. / Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
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LaSalle County

Middle Rio Grande Workforce Center
707 Buckley
Cotulla
Texas 78014
Local Phone: 830.879.3053
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
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Real County

Middle Rio Grande Workforce Center
106 E Fourth
Camp Wood
Texas 78833
Local Phone: 830.597.3356
Hours: Tuesday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
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Uvalde County

Middle Rio Grande Workforce Center
216 W Main
Uvalde
Texas 78801
Local Phone: 830.278.4491
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
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Zavala County

Middle Rio Grande Workforce Center
613 Zavala
Crystal City
Texas 78839
Local Phone: 830.374.2308
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
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Menu of Services Available to Job Seekers At Each Workforce Center:

Self-Service Resources
Work in Texas : State-Wide Job Search Engine
Job Search Resources : Job Express, Internet Access, Job Boards, Newspapers, and Job Search
Interview Preparation : Resume Formats, Sample Cover Letters, Interviewing Tips, Video Tapes
Career Exploration Resources : Texas CARES, World of Work and World of School, OSCAR, Career Development Resources
Educational Information : School Catalogues, Financial Aid Packages, Grants and Scholarship Information
CRS : College Reporting System
Labor Market Information
Resources : Computers, Laser Printers, Typewriters, Telephones, Facsimile Machines
Employer Services
Employee Recruitment, Pre-Screening and Assessment
Rapid Response - Dislocated Workers Program, for Business Closures and Downsizing
Information Service Resources
Job Matching Matching Applicants to Available Openings
Labor Market Data
Federal and State Employment Laws References
Skills Development Fund and Smart Jobs Information
Specialized Services
Workforce Investment Act (WIA):
Assessment and Aptitude Testing
Job Search and Job Club
Work Experience
On-the-Job Training (OJT)
Dislocated Workers Retraining
Occupational and Skills Training
Supportive Services
Basic Skills and GED Training
Referrals
School to Careers
Choices/TANF Recipients:
Workforce Orientation to Applicants, Employment Planning Sessions
Job Readiness, Job Search Assistance, and Job Club
Support Services
Food Stamp Employment & Training (FSE&T):
Job Club
Employment Placement Services
Job Readiness and Job Search Assistance
Support Services
Child Care Provider Services:
Child Care Assistance
Referrals
Welfare-to-Work
Transportation or Other Work-Related Expenses
Employment Services
Job Express
Job Listings and Assistance with Job Search Engines
Veteran's Services
Project RIO Services
Worker Profiler Re-Employment Services