Craven County

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

Certified: Aug 2015

Maintained 1: May 2021

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of maintaining goals completed

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Craven County

ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate [NCRC]

Workforce Total
NCRC
Bronze
NCRC
Silver
NCRC
Gold
NCRC
Platinum
NCRC
Emerging High School 2978 551 1524 669 234
College 106 6 46 48 6
Current Private 684 79 362 216 27
Public 383 71 180 110 22
Transitioning Adult Education 177 11 116 50 0
Unemployed 550 122 287 121 20
Recent Veteran 116 5 49 55 7
Workforce category not identified 126 32 40 25 29
Totals 5120 877 2604 1294 345

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.

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Employers in Craven County recognize or recommend the ACT WorkKeys NCRC

  • Jarrett Bay Boatworks
  • Craven County School District
  • Hatteras CABO Yachts
  • Martin's Auto Service
  • NC State Employees Credit Union NB
  • The Housing Authority of the City of New
    Bern
  • Craven County Wood Energy LP
  • Bosch Siemens Home Applicance Group
  • The Honeybaked Baked Ham Co and Cafe'
  • City of New Bern
  • JD&L Operations Division LLC dba Home
    Instead Senior Care 759
  • Aylward Enterprises
  • Kirlin Carolina's
  • Coastal Carolina Health Care P.A.
  • Ward and Smith P.A.
  • Hampton Inn New Bern
  • Holden Temporaries Inc.
  • Carteret General Hospital
  • Courts Plus Fitness Center
  • Onslow Water & Sewer Authoirty
  • YMCA Camp Sea Gull & YMCA Camp Seafarer
  • Greene Lamp Community Action
  • Trader Construction Company
  • Town of River Bend
  • Coastal Community Action. Inc.
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  • Jarrett Bay Boatworks
  • Craven County School District
  • Hatteras CABO Yachts
  • Martin's Auto Service
  • NC State Employees Credit
    Union NB
  • The Housing Authority of the
    City of New Bern
  • Craven County Wood Energy LP
  • Bosch Siemens Home Applicance
    Group
  • The Honeybaked Baked Ham Co
    and Cafe'
  • City of New Bern
  • JD&L Operations Division LLC
    dba Home Instead Senior Care
    759
  • Aylward Enterprises
  • Kirlin Carolina's
  • Coastal Carolina Health Care
    P.A.
  • Ward and Smith P.A.
  • Hampton Inn New Bern
  • Holden Temporaries Inc.
  • Carteret General Hospital
  • Courts Plus Fitness Center
  • Onslow Water & Sewer Authoirty
  • YMCA Camp Sea Gull & YMCA Camp
    Seafarer
  • Greene Lamp Community Action
  • Trader Construction Company
  • Town of River Bend
  • Coastal Community Action. Inc.
  • New Bern-Craven Visitors
    Center
  • Hudson Pope PLLC
  • Creative Flooring and Design
  • Moen Incorporated
  • Riverside Ford
  • Riverside Crysler-Jeep-dodge
  • Ward and Smith P.A.
  • Toyota of New Bern
  • Mitchell Hardware
  • C/A Heating and Air
    Conditioning Inc.
  • Public Radio East
  • Bender Apparel & Signs Inc.
  • Guy C. Lee Building Materials
  • Birthplace of Pepsi Cola
  • RSM US LLP
  • Bengel Hospitality
  • Moen
  • Brinn Glass Inc.
  • E & J Automotive Inc.
  • Weyerhaeuser Soft Woods
    Division New Bern
  • The Little Bank
  • The Sun Journal
  • Urethane Innovators. Inc.
  • Havelock Chamber of Commerce
  • New Bern Sporting Goods
  • Easter Seals UCP
  • Cella Ford
  • La Rosa Italian Restaurant
  • Tidewater Appliance
  • River Bend Country Club
  • Black's Tire
  • Eastern Aviation Fuels Inc
  • Family Tire & Auto Service of
    New Bern
  • Armstrong Grocery Company
  • print image Print
  • Carolina Technical Plastics
  • 21st Century Computers
  • Courtyard by marriott
  • Hearne's Fine Jewelry
  • Village Butcher and Market
  • Joe Alcoke Chevrolet lincoln
    Mercury Volvo
  • Hyundai of New Bern
  • Trent Cadillac-Buick-GMC
  • Adecco
  • Minges Bottling Group
  • A Dog's Dream
  • New Bern Area Chamber of
    Commerce
  • The Cowey Insurance Group Inc.
  • Eastern Carolina Nissan Inc.
  • Kitchen on Trent Fine Foods
  • RHA Howell Care Center
  • Overhead Door Company of New
    Bern NC
  • Arnold Automotive Inc
  • International Paper Company
  • Coastal Golf Inc
  • The Carolina Bagel
  • Percheles Honda
  • Mazda & Kia of New Bern
  • Holden Temporaries Inc.
  • Drahtzug Stein usa Corp
  • professional auto svc inc
  • Blue Arbor Inc.
  • McCarthy Square Pharmacy
  • Coastal Carolina Health Care
    P.A.
  • Mills Radio & TV Inc.
  • City of New Bern
  • Swiss Bear Downtown
    Development Corp.
  • New Bern Real Estate Inc.
  • First South Bank
  • Coastal Carolina Regional
    Airport
  • CRaven Community College
  • New Bern Tours & Convention
  • Lawson's Landing/ Aperitivo
  • Ribeyes Steakhouse of New Bern
  • Bakers Kitchen
  • BSH Home Appliances
    Corporation
  • Monte Printing
  • Baldree's Tire INC.
  • CarolinaEast Health System
  • The UPS Store
  • Coastal Community Action INC.
  • Chatsworth Products Inc.
  • BB&T
  • Moore's BBQ
  • Fleet Readiness Center East
  • Aylward Enterprises LLC
  • Hatteras/Cabo Yachts LLC.
  • Craven County Government
  • Craven County Schools
  • Eastern Carolina Workforce
    Development Boad
  • PotashCorp
  • Patheon
  • Lenoir County Public Schools
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