Greene County

Greene County is a certified Work Ready Community that is actively engaged in maintaining their status.
Showing: Jan 1, 2012 to Jan 31, 2018

Goals updated only for participating counties

98%

of maintaining goals completed

Maintaining Goals

Workforce Goals Actual NCRC
Emerging 139 888
Current 39 173
Transitioning 323 900
Workforce category not identified 19
Goals Actual
Improved Certificates 61 68

Employer Supporting Goals

Employers supporting
New and reaffirming employers support goal 17
New and reaffirming employers support actual

Greene County

ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate [NCRC]

Workforce Total
NCRC
Bronze
NCRC
Silver
NCRC
Gold
NCRC
Platinum
NCRC
NCRC
Plus
Emerging High School 815 263 455 95 + 0
College 73 11 41 20 + 0
Current Private 85 20 49 16 0 0
Public 88 25 53 10 0 0
Transitioning Adult Education 24 11 13 0 0 0
Unemployed 875 292 496 85 + 0
Recent Veteran + + 0 0 0 0
Workforce category not identified 19 9 8 + 0 0
Totals 1980 632 1115 228 + 0

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 Greene County recognize or recommend the ACT WorkKeys NCRC

  • Bosch Siemens Home Applicance Group
  • Kirlin Carolina's
  • Guilford Mills Inc Kenansville *
  • Tide Tamer Industries Inc *
  • Greene Lamp Community Action *
  • Moen *
  • Adecco *
  • RHA Howell Care Center *
  • International Paper Company *
  • First South Bank *
  • One Source Communications *
  • City of Kinston *
  • Patheon *
  • Ham Produce Company *
  • Caswell Developmental Center *
  • UniFirst Corporation *
  • Cooper Standard
  • Charles B. Aycock High School *
  • Wayne County Public Schools *
  • Lenoir Memorial Hospital Inc. *
  • Lenox Corporation *
  • E.J. Pope & Son Inc. *
  • DuPont *
  • T.A. Loving Company
  • Lenoir Community College

* Pending re-affirmation

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Maintaining Goals

Workforce Goals Actual NCRC
Emerging 139 888
Current 39 173
Transitioning 323 900
Workforce category not identified 19
Goals Actual
Improved Certificates 61 68

Employer Supporting Goals

Employers supporting 27
New and reaffirming employers support goal 17
New and reaffirming employers support actual 10

Improved ACT NCRC


To/From Bronze Silver Gold Platinum
Not Earned 23 1 0 0
Bronze 41 0 0
Silver 3 0
Gold 0

About ACT


Founded in 1959, ACT is a not-for-profit organization headquartered in Iowa City, Iowa, and dedicated to helping people achieve education and workplace success. ACT provides a broad array of assessment, research, information and program management solutions in the areas of education and workforce development.

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This website reports the ACT® WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificates earned at the county and state level and the progress being made by those participating states and counties in the ACT Work Ready Community initiative. This site only represents data stored in the ACT RegiSTAR™ system, a web-based reporting and management tool for ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificates.


State and national ACT WorkKeys NCRC data runs from January 2006 through January 31, 2018 , while county-level data is starting from January 2012. State job profile data runs from January 2007 through January 31, 2018 , while national job profile data reaches back to 1993. Again, please note that county-level ACT WorkKeys NCRC data collection began in January 2012 for WorkKeys Internet Version, and in July 2012 for pencil and paper assessments. State and national certificate totals include historical data prior to 2012.


WorkKeys® assessments are used across the nation, and many states have built their own Career Readiness Certificates based upon WorkKeys assessment results. You will find an asterisk denoting those states. This website will continue to evolve as the first two rounds of participating states give us feedback on what they would like to see -- and based on your feedback, as well.


Please contact us if you have comments, questions or would like to receive more information.