Business Services

# Business Services

Find Talent. Train Talent. Grow Your Workforce

Workforce Alliance directs a system that is nimble, flexible and adaptable, generating economic opportunity for business and job seekers in our

communities. Funding from the CT Department of Labor, the U.S. Department of Labor, and others, plus private sources, allows Workforce

Alliance to provide these free services to businesses and job seekers:

Recruiting & Hiring Events:

We host and promote hiring events and deliver jobseekers based on what you are looking for. And, business services representatives work one-on-

one with employers to find the right candidate and qualify for incentives. Already have a candidate in mind? Work with our staff to verify eligibility

prior to starting work and still qualify for incentives.

On-the-Job Training:

You Hire. You Train. We Pay wage reimbursements to hire and train on-the-job. Employers can be reimbursed up to 75% of an eligible new

hire's salary while they learn the skills needed. With our variety of resources, almost any full-time job is eligible.


Share job postings

Share jobs with our Business Services Representatives and let us screen candidates for you. Employers are also encouraged to

create accounts on, a free service of the CT Department of Labor.


Hire an unemployed person and be eligible for wage subsidies.

Train Workers in New Skills & Grow Your Workforce

Matching grants can help build a pool of candidates intended for hiring with a specific skill, or enhance existing employee skills to encourage



Combine our services and incentives with a registered apprenticeship, where skilled workers share their knowledge to help an apprentice become

an expert in a skilled trade. Maintain your company knowledge and ensure a competent future workforce. Related classroom instruction required.

To find out more about becoming a sponsor and apprenticeship occupations, call (860) 263-6167 or visit: