Carteret County

Carteret County is a certified Work Ready Community that is actively engaged in maintaining their status.
Status History:

Certified: Feb 2018

Maintained 1: Apr 2021

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of maintaining goals completed

chart showing 40% of maintaining goals completed for the county

Carteret County

ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate [NCRC]

Workforce Total
NCRC
Bronze
NCRC
Silver
NCRC
Gold
NCRC
Platinum
NCRC
Emerging High School 1788 244 840 510 194
College 72 10 38 18 6
Current Private 135 23 59 39 14
Public 91 21 43 21 6
Transitioning Adult Education 48 12 29 6 +
Unemployed 395 87 213 81 14
Recent Veteran 4 0 + + +
Workforce category not identified 183 38 58 50 37
Totals 2716 435 1282 726 273

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 Carteret County recognize or recommend the ACT WorkKeys NCRC

  • Jarrett Bay Boatworks
  • Hatteras CABO Yachts
  • Kirlin Carolina's
  • Coastal Carolina Health Care P.A.
  • mjb computers
  • Carteret General Hospital
  • Kmart - Morehead City NC
  • Core Sound Waterfowl Museum
  • Mr. Tire of Morehead City NC
  • 70 West Marina
  • Brooks Funeral Home
  • Eastman Carpets Inc.
  • Starling Marine
  • Floyd's 1921 Restaurant
  • Carteret Health Care
  • Hampton Inn Morehead City
  • Guy C. Lee Building Materials
  • Lookout Ford
  • Connecting Point Computer Center
  • Town of Cape Carteret
  • Sound Bank
  • Bradford H Piner CPA PA
  • Town of Morehead City NC
  • Carteret County Home Builders Home
    Association
  • Carteret County News-Times
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  • Jarrett Bay Boatworks
  • Hatteras CABO Yachts
  • Kirlin Carolina's
  • Coastal Carolina Health Care
    P.A.
  • mjb computers
  • Carteret General Hospital
  • Kmart - Morehead City NC
  • Core Sound Waterfowl Museum
  • Mr. Tire of Morehead City NC
  • 70 West Marina
  • Brooks Funeral Home
  • Eastman Carpets Inc.
  • Starling Marine
  • Floyd's 1921 Restaurant
  • Carteret Health Care
  • Hampton Inn Morehead City
  • Guy C. Lee Building Materials
  • Lookout Ford
  • Connecting Point Computer
    Center
  • Town of Cape Carteret
  • Sound Bank
  • Bradford H Piner CPA PA
  • Town of Morehead City NC
  • Carteret County Home Builders
    Home Association
  • Carteret County News-Times
  • BizBroker Group
  • West Carteret High School
  • Croatan High School
  • East Carteret High School
  • Carteret County Schools
  • Mitchell Village Animal
    Hospital Inc.
  • Carter's Machine and Planer
    Fabrication Inc.
  • Parker Honda
  • Coastal Press Inc.
  • Onslow Water & Sewer Authoirty
  • Carteret County Partnership
    for Children
  • YMCA Camp Sea Gull & YMCA Camp
    Seafarer
  • Downtown Morehead City
    Revitalization Assoc.
  • Family Tire & Auto Service
  • Garner Construction Company
    Inc
  • Morehead Builders Supply
    Company
  • Office Fusion Solutions
  • Town of Pine Knoll Shores
  • Great Windows
  • Piner Home Center Inc
  • Quiznos Subs
  • Lowes Foods - Cape Carteret
  • Happycakes Cupcakery
  • Advance Auto-Morehead City
  • MOMENTUM yoga & fitness
  • Trinity Center
  • Longley Supply Company
  • Circa 81
  • Beaufort Olive Oil Company
  • Twisted Spoon
  • Dank Burrito
  • Chalk & GIbbs Insurance and
    Real Estate
  • Chalk & Gibbs Inc.
  • Port City Motors
  • Munden Funeral Home &
    Crematory Inc.
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  • Cummings & Kennedy Law Firm
  • McLaughlin Chiropractic Center
  • Great Clips- Morehead City
  • Moore Orthopedics and Sports
    Medicine PA
  • Carteret Ob-Gyn Associates
  • Chused & Associates CPAs PA
  • CAMCO INC
  • Carteret-Craven Electric
    Cooperative
  • Cape Carteret Aquatic &
    Wellness
  • Facials and Fillers
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites
  • Town of Beaufort
  • Anytime Fitness
  • RuckerJohns Inc.
  • National Park Service -Cape
    Lookout National Seashore
  • Advanced Water Systems Inc.
  • Carteret County Public School
    System
  • Sweet Beans Coffee and Cafe
  • Captain Stacy Inc
  • Williams Hardware
  • Frank Door Company
  • Carteret Clinic for
    Adolescents and Children
  • North Carolina Aquarium Pine
    Knoll Shores
  • Town of Indian Beach
  • The UPS Store
  • Bally Refrigerated Boxes
  • Town of Cedar Point
  • McGladrey LLP
  • Town of Emerald Isle
  • Town of Atlantic Beach
  • Chick fil A morehead city
  • Crystal Coast Habitat for
    Humanity
  • Town of Newport
  • B & B Outdoor Power
  • NCWorks of Carteret County
  • Boathouse at FSV LLC
  • Coastal Community Action. Inc.
  • Ward and Smith P.A.
  • Easter Seals UCP
  • Adecco
  • Transportation Impact
  • Carteret Community College
  • Blue Arbor Inc.
  • Coastal Carolina Health Care
    P.A.
  • First South Bank
  • BSH Home Appliances
    Corporation
  • Carteret County Chamber of
    Commerce
  • CarolinaEast Health System
  • Coastal Community Action INC.
  • Fleet Readiness Center East
  • Atlantic Veneer Corporation
  • Veneer Technologies Inc.
  • Marine Federal Credit Union
  • Coastal Enterprises of
    Jacksonville Inc.
  • Convergys
  • Onslow Memorial Hospital
  • Stanadyne Corporation
  • Coastal Carolina Community
    College
  • City of Jacksonville
  • E.J. Pope & Son Inc.
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