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Employment Services of Weld County

Meet Harry

Workforce Challenge

Harry was a retired Army Veteran who had extensive background as a Project Manager and Director/Manager of Supply Chain. He had been looking for work but was unable to find a position with adequate responsibility and pay.

Workforce Solution

Harry came to Employment Services of Weld County to meet with our Veteran Representative who referred him to the WIA Dislocated Worker and H-1B programs. Harry decided to pursue his Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification and Lean Six Sigma Black Belt certification, which will make him more marketable in the Manufacturing Industry. WIA Dislocated Worker program will provide funds to cover the cost of tuition for Harry’s PMP Certificate and the H-1B program will assist with tuition for his Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certificate.

Outcomes & Benefits

Harry successfully completed his PMP training at Project Management Academy and relocated to accept a position as a Senior Executive making $115,000.00 per year.

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