Buchanan County

Buchanan County is a certified Work Ready Community that is actively engaged in maintaining their status.
Showing: Jan 1, 2012 to Aug 31, 2022

Goals updated only for participating counties

Status History:

Certified: May 2016

Maintained 1: May 2018

Maintained 2: Mar 2020

Maintained 3: Jan 2022

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60%

of maintaining goals completed

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Buchanan County

ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate [NCRC]

Workforce Total
NCRC
Bronze
NCRC
Silver
NCRC
Gold
NCRC
Platinum
NCRC
Emerging High School 1276 373 615 236 52
College 150 11 59 50 30
Current Private 356 68 171 92 25
Public 131 25 75 27 +
Transitioning Adult Education 8 + 5 + 0
Unemployed 1136 262 620 223 31
Recent Veteran + + + 0 0
Workforce category not identified + 0 + 0 0
Totals 3060 742 1547 629 142

The table above is a detailed breakdown of the same ACT WorkKeys NCRC data presented in the upper right box on this page and represents ACT WorkKeys NCRCs earned or improved throughout the community. All ACT WorkKeys NCRC data is updated monthly.

+ Value less than 4

 
 
 

Employers in Buchanan County recognize or recommend the ACT WorkKeys NCRC

  • Hillyard Industries Inc.
  • Scot Young Research
  • Boehringer-Ingelheim
  • Culligan Water Conditioning St. Joseph
  • Cash on the Double
  • Nor-Am Ice Cold Storage
  • Apple Bus Company
  • A to Z's Fresh Air Fare
  • Saverino Safe & Lock CO
  • Joe's Service
  • Tobiason Studio
  • Perka Hybrid Buildings
  • MoKan Goodwill
  • Sandlot Strategic
  • International Brotherhood of Electrical
    Workers
  • Triumph Foods
  • Rosecrans Memorial Airport
  • City of St. Joseph Police Department
  • City of St. Joseph
  • Prolific Technologies
  • COCA-COLA BOTTLING CO
  • HNB National Bank
  • One Family Hardwood
  • Van-Am Tool & Engineering LLC
  • Sprague Excavating Co

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