Our Purpose

Through collaboration and alignment with partner resources we will create and sustain career pathways ensuring our efforts are demand-driven and designed to meet the changing needs of business. We will act as a catalyst to build relationships between employers, job-seekers, training providers, funding resources and general or specifically targeted workforce development programs.

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Annual Youth Job Fair

On May 5, 2016, the GLWDB Connecting Activities Program will host the Annual Youth Job Fair at Lowell High School from 2:30-5:00 pm. This is a great opportunity for local businesses to fill their open part-time positions with hard working and well prepared young adults from Lowell and the surrounding towns. The event is held at the LHS cafeteria. It is of no cost to participating businesses.

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Manufacturing Career Workshop

If you are interested in an exciting career in advanced manufacturing, why wait any longer? On March 16, 2016 at 10:00 am, the Career Center of Lowell will be holding a workshop to explain career pathways in the Massachusetts Manufacturing industry. Hear from an industry expert on why now is the time to start you career in this industry. Call 978-458-2503 to register.

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WIOA In-School and Out-of-School Youth RFPs

The Greater Lowell Workforce development Board is seeking providers who will singularly or collaboratively provide comprehensive services for In-School and Out-of-School WIOA eligible youth who reside within the City of Lowell and the following seven towns: Billerica, Chelmsford, Dracut, Dunstable, Tewksbury, Tyngsboro and Westford. This area is collectively known as the Greater Lowell Workforce Development Area.

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FY15 ANNUAL REPORT

In FY15, Greater Lowell continued to experience growth and improvement in both economic and workforce development. The Career Center of Lowell served a large number of residents and employers with over 6,600 individuals and 455 businesses served. The GLWDB continued to ensure that all partner collaborations were directly aligned with educational and career pathways that in turn helped increase the skills of the local workforce and drive job placement. Click READ MORE below to view the report.

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Upcoming Events

May
26
Workforce Issues Committee
8:30 am - 9:30 am
GLWDB, 3rd Floor Conference Room
107 Merrimack Street
Lowell, MA 01854

Jun
07
Executive Board
8:30 am - 9:30 am
GLWDB, 3rd Floor Conference Room
107 Merrimack St. Lowell, MA 01852
Jun
23
GLWDB Annual Meeting
7:30 am - 9:00 am
TBD

Success Stories

Esther Majwega

Esther Majwega

Esther Majwega was happy to answer calls to the Mayor’s Office from citizens of Lowell; and the Mayor’s Office was happy to have her. For the second summer in a row she assisted Mayor Rodney Elliott and his aide Celine Gettings with the day-to-day operations of the fourth largest city in Massachusetts. Esther has worked... View Article