Johnston County

Johnston County is a certified Work Ready Community that is actively engaged in maintaining their status.
Showing: Jan 1, 2012 to May 31, 2021

Goals updated only for participating counties

Status History:

Certified: Sep 2017

Official ACT Work Ready Communities Certified badge superscript of a grey circle with the letter I in the middle of it

60%

of maintaining goals completed

chart showing 60% of maintaining goals completed for the county

Johnston County

ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate [NCRC]

Workforce Total
NCRC
Bronze
NCRC
Silver
NCRC
Gold
NCRC
Platinum
NCRC
Emerging High School 8991 1865 4463 2072 591
College 91 10 51 29 +
Current Private 420 63 232 104 21
Public 382 103 202 70 7
Transitioning Adult Education 37 8 27 + 0
Unemployed 1080 286 618 159 17
Recent Veteran 10 0 7 + 0
Workforce category not identified 175 51 72 36 16
Totals 11186 2386 5672 2475 653

The table above is a detailed breakdown of the same ACT WorkKeys NCRC data presented in the upper right box on this page and represents ACT WorkKeys NCRCs earned or improved throughout the community. All ACT WorkKeys NCRC data is updated monthly.

+ Value less than 4

Employers in Johnston County recognize or recommend the ACT WorkKeys NCRC

  • City Air Experts
  • ACT Construction Equipment
  • South River EMC
  • The Flipside Restaurant & Taproom
  • McClentic Design
  • Steampunkonista
  • Smithfield-Selma Senior High School
  • Smithfield Foods Inc.
  • Rainbow Lanes Family Fun Center
  • Pernell Inc Heating & AC
  • All Star Waste Services
  • Clayton Parks and Recreation
  • McCullers Whitaker & Hamer PLLC Clayton
    Office
  • Lipscomb's Learning Center
  • Caterpillar
  • Bass Nixon & Kennedy Inc
  • Natvar
  • Dyrke Maricle - State Farm Insurance
    Agent
  • Coca-Cola Bottling Company Consolidated
  • InSight Family and Pediatric Eye Care
  • Mac Pass LLC
  • Clayton's Behavior Analyst LLC.
  • Walthom Group
  • Blackley's Printing & Signs
  • Blackley's Printing & Sign Shop
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  • City Air Experts
  • ACT Construction Equipment
  • South River EMC
  • The Flipside Restaurant &
    Taproom
  • McClentic Design
  • Steampunkonista
  • Smithfield-Selma Senior High
    School
  • Smithfield Foods Inc.
  • Rainbow Lanes Family Fun
    Center
  • Pernell Inc Heating & AC
  • All Star Waste Services
  • Clayton Parks and Recreation
  • McCullers Whitaker & Hamer
    PLLC Clayton Office
  • Lipscomb's Learning Center
  • Caterpillar
  • Bass Nixon & Kennedy Inc
  • Natvar
  • Dyrke Maricle - State Farm
    Insurance Agent
  • Coca-Cola Bottling Company
    Consolidated
  • InSight Family and Pediatric
    Eye Care
  • Mac Pass LLC
  • Clayton's Behavior Analyst
    LLC.
  • Walthom Group
  • Blackley's Printing & Signs
  • Blackley's Printing & Sign
    Shop
  • Clayton Chiropractic
  • Alsay J Gilbert PLS
  • Doggie Do'z
  • Wine On Main
  • Sleep Inn Garner
  • Town of Selma
  • Town of Clayton
  • Medlin Office Supply
  • A&E Trophy
  • Hudson's Hardware & Outdoor
    Equipment
  • P & D Sales Inc. - Rainbow
    Vacuum Services
  • Clayton Pediatric Dentistry
  • Hometowne Realty
  • First Citizens Bank
  • KS Bank
  • 95 & 95 Inc.
  • NC DHHS Vocational
    Rehabilitation
  • Johnston Community College
  • Johnston Health
  • Partnership For Children
  • MedicalTraining.me
  • Tobacco Farm Life Museum Inc.
  • Studio TK
  • OPW Fueling Containment
    Systems
  • Evans Tire & Automotive Center
  • Benson Dentistry
  • Johnston County Public Schools
  • Neighbors & Associates Inc.
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  • Tim Schultz - State Farm
    Insurance Agent
  • CREATIVE CAPS INC.
  • Benson Area Chamber of
    Commerce Inc.
  • Accentuate Staffing
  • Clayton Chamber Of Commerce
  • FasTrac Drug Test Consultant
    and Background Check
  • Browe Construction Company
    Inc.
  • Kirlin Carolina's
  • All American Relocation
  • Sanford Contractors Inc.
  • Triangle Marketing Associates
    Inc.
  • Unilin Flooring
  • Sears Contract Inc
  • Cleveland High School
  • West Johnston High School
  • South Johnston High School
  • Smithfield-Selma High School
  • Princeton High School
  • Johnston County Early College
    Academy
  • Clayton High School
  • Marbles Kids Museum
  • Southeastern Baptist
    Theological Seminary
  • Guilford Mills Inc Kenansville
  • Parata Systems LLC
  • Princeton Middle/High School
  • Golden State Foods
  • Eaton
  • Hog Slat Inc
  • Avintiv
  • North Johnston High School
  • CELEY'S QUALITY SERVICES
  • Newcomb and Company
  • Johnston County Youth Services
    Inc.
  • Greater Smithfield-Selma
    Chamber of Commerce
  • South Campus Community School
  • NCWORKS Career Center of
    Johnston County
  • Skyware Global
  • Corinth Holders
  • Johnston County Schools
  • Coastal Federal Credit Union
  • Granite Falls Swim and
    Athletic Club
  • North Carolina NCBA - SCSEP
  • UniFirst Corporation
  • Cooper Standard
  • Wayne UNC Health Care
  • Wayne Action Group for
    Economic Solvency Inc.
  • NCWorks Career Center -
    Goldsboro
  • Charles B. Aycock High School
  • Wayne County Public Schools
  • Southern Bank
  • T.A. Loving Company
  • 1970
  • JMA Placement, Inc.
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