Rachel Blakeman of the Community Research Institute at Purdue Fort Wayne appears on Opportunity Knocks and talks about the scope and impact of rising wages.
Developing tomorrow's talent today
The region's growing economy demands a workforce with a wide range of skills. Northeast Indiana Works strives to meet that need with innovative programs and customized services designed to align workforce skills with employer demands across 11 counties. Working with employers, other community partners and job-seekers, we are committed to the development and expansion of talent pipelines that will keep northeast Indiana companies and workers competitive in the 21st century marketplace.

Get a Job, Keep a Job
Wednesday, July 18
1:00-2:30 PM
Microsoft Word
Wednesday, July 18
8:30 AM-3:30 PM
Interviewing with Confidence
Monday, July 23
8:30-10:00 AM
Healthy Living
Thursday, July 26
10:30 AM-Noon
Microsoft Excel
Friday, July 27
8:30 AM-3:30 PM

Hiring Events
Various Jobs - B & J Specialty
B & J Specialty Inc. in Wawaka is seeking CNC operators, CDL drivers, die design engineers, and die repair and cleaning tech workers.
Wednesday, July 18
8:00 AM-2:00 PM
Various Jobs - Fort Wayne United Job Fair
Fort Wayne United will help prepare job seekers for interviews during the event.
Saturday, July 21
7:00-10:00 PM
Various Jobs - Rep. Jim Banks Job Fair
More than 40 employers with a total of almost 1,800 job openings have signed up. People can also receive assistance with resume and interview techniques from WorkOne Northeast.
Wednesday, August 8
Noon-3:00 PM

Workone Northeast
WorkOne Northeast’s 11 career centers are at the heart of many of Northeast Indiana Works’ services. You can learn more about WorkOne Northeast here.
I cannot explain enough how much Northeast Indiana Works’ Skill-Link classes in industrial maintenance have helped me in my career. They have allowed me to steadily grow in my career and I have now moved into the supervisory ranks. I intend to keep working hard and moving forward with Key Fasteners Corp.
Steven Brock McPeek