Director of Workforce Development

Director of Workforce Development


Wilson Community College
902 Herring Avenue
Wilson, NC 27893
Phone: 252-291-1195

Job Location

Main Campus


Hiring Range: $50,000 - $60,000 (Salary based on experience.)


State of NC Full Time Benefits

Job Category

  • Professional

Application Period

Opens: Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Closes: Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Target Start Date

Monday, February 3, 2020

Expected Work Hours

40 hour work week

Reports to

Executive Dean of Continuing Education

Employment Type

Full-Time Position

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, education or related field required.

Preferred Qualifications

Three (3) to five (5) years of experience in a business or manufacturing environment with an emphasis in production processes or training preferred.

Position Description

Establishes partnerships and collaborates effectively with local, regional and state economic and workforce development agencies to promote the development of a skilled workforce to meet service area needs. Develops courses, workshops, certification programs, and other training efforts based on identification of needs.  Assures records, various reports, data, and other information on programs and activities are submitted and maintained to support program efforts.  Provides evaluations of programs and activities and assures that they meet standards of the College and the NC Community College system.  Plans, implements, coordinates, and manages Customized Training Program projects for new and existing businesses and industries within the guidelines of the NC Community College System and Wilson Community College.  Provides and projects budget information for all program areas.  Assists instructors with the development of lesson plans, course outlines and selection of books and materials.  Hires, supervises, trains and evaluates instructors.  Seeks and applies for workforce development grants and manages grant budget(s).  Oversees the Apprenticeship Program for Continuing Education.  Manages and assists the Executive Dean with scholarship opportunities for Continuing Education students.  Markets the scholarship opportunities to the student populations.  Plans and coordinates events as required to promote the College and Continuing Education workforce training.  Registers students and completes forms and records for payment of instructors.  Obtains necessary supplies and materials for program efforts and activities.  Serves on institutional committees as appointed.

How to Apply

Please visit our website at to download an application and find instructions for applying or contact the Human Resources Office at (252) 246-1410.


Job Post Contact

Human Resources Office

Wilson Community College

P.O. Box 4305

Wilson, NC  27893

Phone:  (252) 246-1410