Caldwell County

Caldwell County is a certified Work Ready Community that is actively engaged in maintaining their status.
Showing: Jan 1, 2012 to May 31, 2021

Goals updated only for participating counties

Status History:

Certified: Sep 2016

Official ACT Work Ready Communities Certified badge superscript of a grey circle with the letter I in the middle of it

80%

of maintaining goals completed

chart showing 80% of maintaining goals completed for the county

Caldwell County

ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate [NCRC]

Workforce Total
NCRC
Bronze
NCRC
Silver
NCRC
Gold
NCRC
Platinum
NCRC
Emerging High School 2918 652 1531 604 131
College 254 18 146 84 6
Current Private 379 65 192 105 17
Public 212 42 119 48 +
Transitioning Adult Education 46 11 27 8 0
Unemployed 824 165 507 143 9
Recent Veteran 9 + 4 + +
Workforce category not identified 220 67 88 47 18
Totals 4862 1021 2614 1042 185

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 Caldwell County recognize or recommend the ACT WorkKeys NCRC

  • Vulcan Materials Company
  • Vulcan Materials Company
  • Masterpiece Lawn Care
  • Carolina West Wireless
  • Corning Hickory Manufacturing &
    Technology Center
  • A Signco
  • ECS Carolinas LLP
  • Baxter Healthcare Corporation
  • Kirlin Carolina's
  • Leviton Manufacturing Inc
  • Sun Belt Xpress
  • Lexington Home Brands
  • Interflex Group
  • Bayada Home Health Care
  • Caldwell UNC Health Care
  • Tar Heel Capital Corporation dba Wendy's
    Restaurants
  • Global Shippers Association
  • Associated Hardwoods INC
  • Caldwell 20/20 Inc.
  • Minton Sales
  • Woodpecker Partners LLC
  • Nutex Concepts INC
  • Aiken Development LLC
  • Deal Metal Fabrication LLC
  • Woodgrain Millwork
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  • Vulcan Materials Company
  • Vulcan Materials Company
  • Masterpiece Lawn Care
  • Carolina West Wireless
  • Corning Hickory Manufacturing
    & Technology Center
  • A Signco
  • ECS Carolinas LLP
  • Baxter Healthcare Corporation
  • Kirlin Carolina's
  • Leviton Manufacturing Inc
  • Sun Belt Xpress
  • Lexington Home Brands
  • Interflex Group
  • Bayada Home Health Care
  • Caldwell UNC Health Care
  • Tar Heel Capital Corporation
    dba Wendy's Restaurants
  • Global Shippers Association
  • Associated Hardwoods INC
  • Caldwell 20/20 Inc.
  • Minton Sales
  • Woodpecker Partners LLC
  • Nutex Concepts INC
  • Aiken Development LLC
  • Deal Metal Fabrication LLC
  • Woodgrain Millwork
  • Bemis Manufacturing
  • Flavor Sciences Inc.
  • BeoCare Inc
  • Stallergenes Greer
  • Servpro of Alexander and
    Caldwell Counties
  • Anything Office Inc
  • Sattler Corp
  • Glenbridge Health and
    Rehabilitation Center
  • Gateway Rehabilitation and
    Healthcare
  • Automated Solutions
  • Chetola Mountain Resort
  • Foothills Temporary Employment
  • Malouf
  • Food Lion
  • Eckerd Kids
  • The Marlin Company Inc
  • North Carolina National Guard
  • NWFXpress
  • Bakers Waste Equipment
  • Brookdale Lenoir
  • Fairfield Chair
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  • Leviton
  • JBS USA
  • Neptco Inc
  • Lee Ind Inc
  • Winston Salem Urban League
  • Friday Staffing
  • Fiserv
  • McCreary Modern
  • Richard Harwood and Associates
  • Shuford Yarns LLC
  • Exela Pharma Sciences
  • Convergys
  • Labor Ready Inc
  • ProStaffing US LLC
  • Maxim Healthcare Services
  • ComServ Inc
  • RPM Wood Finishes Group
  • Heritage Home Group LLC
  • Labor Connections LLC
  • Timber Wolf Forest Products
  • Catawba Valley Staffing
  • Caldwell County
  • Goodnight Brothers Country Ham
  • Division of Workforce
    Solutions
  • The Cognitive Connection
  • Caldwell Community College and
    Technical Institute
  • Duke Energy
  • Goodwill Industries of
    Northwest NC
  • EnergyUnited
  • Manpower
  • Caldwell Chamber of Commerce
  • Hospitality Mints LLC
  • The Floyd Group
  • Town of Hudson
  • Town of Granite Falls
  • Sealed Air Corporation
  • Blue Ridge Electric Membership
    Corporation
  • Southern Systems
  • Wells Fargo Advisors
  • Blue Ridge Tissue Corp.
  • City of Lenoir
  • Bernhardt
  • LifeStore Bank & LifeStore
    Insurance
  • HSM
  • Wilkes Communications /
    RiverStreet Networks
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