Onslow County

Onslow County is a certified Work Ready Community that is actively engaged in maintaining their status.
Showing: Jan 1, 2012 to Jul 31, 2019

Goals updated only for participating counties

88%

of maintaining goals completed

Maintaining Goals

Workforce Goals Actual NCRC
Emerging 496 6162
Current 49 415
Transitioning 923 868
Workforce category not identified 59
Goals Actual
Improved Certificates 96 45

Employer Supporting Goals

Employers supporting 100
New and reaffirming employers support goal 73
New and reaffirming employers support actual 27

Onslow County

ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate [NCRC]

Workforce Total
NCRC
Bronze
NCRC
Silver
NCRC
Gold
NCRC
Platinum
NCRC
Emerging High School 6085 1196 3118 1456 315
College 77 8 44 24 +
Current Private 181 34 98 41 8
Public 234 52 138 33 11
Transitioning Adult Education 27 7 15 5 0
Unemployed 813 205 487 116 5
Recent Veteran 28 + 14 12 +
Workforce category not identified 59 23 25 8 +
Totals 7504 1526 3939 1695 344

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.

Employers in Onslow County recognize or recommend the ACT WorkKeys NCRC

  • NCWorks Career Center-Onslow County *
  • Hatteras CABO Yachts *
  • Bosch Siemens Home Applicance Group *
  • Kirlin Carolina's
  • Convergys *
  • Carteret General Hospital *
  • Vidant Duplin Hospital *
  • Town of Richlands *
  • Courts Plus Fitness Center *
  • Clyde Erwin Elementary School *
  • New Bridge Middle School *
  • New Bridge Middle School *
  • Northwoods Park Middle School *
  • Southwest Middle School *
  • Southwest High School *
  • Blue Creek Elementary School *
  • Southwest Elementary School *
  • Meadow View Elementary School *
  • Dixon Middle School *
  • Dixon Elementary School *
  • Dixon High School *
  • Richlands Primary School *
  • Trexler Middle School *
  • Stateside Elementary School *
  • Richlands Elementary School *

* Pending re-affirmation

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  • NCWorks Career Center-Onslow
    County *
  • Hatteras CABO Yachts
  • Bosch Siemens Home Applicance
    Group
  • Kirlin Carolina's
  • Convergys
  • Carteret General Hospital
  • Vidant Duplin Hospital
  • Town of Richlands *
  • Courts Plus Fitness Center *
  • Clyde Erwin Elementary School *
  • New Bridge Middle School *
  • New Bridge Middle School *
  • Northwoods Park Middle School *
  • Southwest Middle School *
  • Southwest High School *
  • Blue Creek Elementary School *
  • Southwest Elementary School *
  • Meadow View Elementary School *
  • Dixon Middle School *
  • Dixon Elementary School *
  • Dixon High School *
  • Richlands Primary School *
  • Trexler Middle School *
  • Stateside Elementary School *
  • Richlands Elementary School *
  • Richlands High School *
  • Silverdale Elementary School *
  • Hunters Creek Elementary
    School *
  • Hunters Creek Middle School *
  • White Oak High School *
  • Northwoods Elementary School *
  • Parkwood Elementary School *
  • Summersill Elementary *
  • Bellfork Elementary School *
  • Sand Ridge Elementary School *
  • Queens Creek Elementary School *
  • Swansboro Middle School *
  • Onslow County Learning Center *
  • Swansboro High School *
  • Swansboro Elementary School *
  • Henry J. Pierpan DDS PA *
  • Marine Federal Credit Union *
  • Lanier Surveying *
  • EMI Services *
  • Town of Swansboro *
  • Onslow Water & Sewer Authoirty
  • Consolidated Staffing Inc. *
  • Stephens Law Firm PLLC *
  • Signs By Tomorrow *
  • Serbus Financial Group *
  • Print
  • Liberty Tax Service *
  • The Flower Shoppe *
  • Black's Tire and Auto Service *
  • United Way of Onslow County *
  • The Bicycle Shop *
  • Town of Holly Ridge *
  • Holden Temporaries
  • Carolina Forest Elementary
    School *
  • Northside High School *
  • Jacksonville Commons
    Elementary School *
  • Jacksonville Commons Middle
    School *
  • Family Tire & Auto Service *
  • Parker & Associates Inc. *
  • MOORE BUICK GMC TRUCK INC *
  • National VW Subaru *
  • National Dodge Chrysler Jeep
    Ram *
  • Town of North Topsail Beach *
  • Jacksonville Onslow Chamber of
    Commerce *
  • Bally Refrigerated Boxes
  • Town of Emerald Isle
  • Rose Brothers Furniture *
  • Sylvan Learning Center *
  • By HIs Design LLC *
  • Coastal Community Action. Inc.
  • Coastal Equipment Co. *
  • Sanders Ford. Inc *
  • Ward and Smith P.A.
  • Moen *
  • Easter Seals UCP
  • Adecco
  • International Paper Company *
  • Blue Arbor Inc.
  • BSH Home Appliances
    Corporation
  • CarolinaEast Health System
  • Coastal Community Action INC.
  • Chatsworth Products Inc. *
  • Fleet Readiness Center East
  • Marine Federal Credit Union
  • J & J Snack Foods
  • Edge-Works Manufacturing
    Company *
  • Coastal Enterprises of
    Jacksonville Inc.
  • Convergys
  • Onslow Memorial Hospital
  • Stanadyne Corporation
  • Onslow County
  • Onslow County Schools
  • Alorica
  • Coastal Carolina Community
    College
  • City of Jacksonville
  • Lenoir County Public Schools
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    Maintaining Goals

    Workforce Goals Actual NCRC
    Emerging 496 6162
    Current 49 415
    Transitioning 923 868
    Workforce category not identified 59
    Goals Actual
    Improved Certificates 96 45

    Employer Supporting Goals

    Employers supporting 100
    New and reaffirming employers support goal 73
    New and reaffirming employers support actual 27

    Improved ACT NCRC


    To/From Bronze Silver Gold Platinum
    Not Earned 15 7 1 0
    Bronze 19 0 0
    Silver 3 0
    Gold 0

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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 July 31, 2019 , while county-level data is starting from January 2012. State job profile data runs from January 2007 through July 31, 2019 , 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.


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