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Workforce Development, Inc.

Workforce Development, Inc. (WDI) is an independent, non-profit agency with a long history of serving the needs of job seekers and employers in Southeast Minnesota. WDI is dedicated to developing and advancing the workforce to meet the current and future needs of the communities we serve.

We work with thousands of people annually, serving 10 counties in Southeast Minnesota. Six of our ten locations include Minnesota WorkForce Centers where multiple agencies deliver related services for job seekers and employers. Every WDI location is staffed by experienced professionals who care deeply about the people and communities in which they live and serve.

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2013 Youth RFP

Workforce Development, Inc. is pleased to announce the results of the recently posted Request for Proposals for unique and value-added classroom training opportunities.. The Youth Advisory Council of the Workforce Investment Board selected the following projects to be awarded a total of $50,000 to be implemented between November 1, 2013 and June 30, 2014.

  • TORCH Project - Northfield, MN - amount of award $19,500.
  • Red Wing Youth Outreach - amount of award $19,998.
  • Riverland Community College - amount of award $9,361.80.

Congratulations on your award!

Randy Johnson - Executive Director
Marge Kuethe - Youth Programs Coordinator

2014 Youth RFP

Workforce Development, Inc. is pleased to announce Request for Proposals for unique and value-added Youth programs. The following link gives information about the RFP and a bidders conference that will be held on December 1st in Rochester Minnesota.

Bidders Conference and RFP 2014-15

Current Job Postings

Workforce Development, Inc. (WDI) currently has the following Job Openings.

  • No Openings at this time

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Career Management Digest

Keeping Communication Current

Youth Career Newsletter

WIB Strategic Planning Session

Foreign-Trained Healthcare Professionals

Workforce Development, Inc. is partnering with the State of Minnesota to provide assistance to foreign-born healthcare professionals to help them complete their certification/licensure within the State of Minnesota. See below for more information.

Questions/comments may be directed to Jakki Trihey, 507.529.2701 or jtrihey@wfdi.ws

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