Working for America
State Workforce Development Board
North Dakota Workforce Development Council
Susan Gunsch, Director, Job Service North Dakota
1000 E Divide Avenue
Bismarck, ND 58506
Key Workforce Priorities
- Grow statewide partnerships in strategic planning and collaboration to meet the growing workforce and support economic development.
- North Dakota focuses efforts on five targeted industries: technology-based business, value-added agriculture, tourism, energy and advanced manufacturing.
- Focus is also placed on high wage/high demand jobs in support industries such as health care and transportation.
- North Dakota regularly has the lowest unemployment rate in the nation.
- North Dakota’s energy industry is growing rapidly, resulting in the need to address related workforce needs such as available workers, housing and childcare.
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