Ottawa County

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

Goals updated only for participating counties

Status History:

Certified: Jun 2016

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40%

of maintaining goals completed

chart showing 40% of maintaining goals completed for the county

Ottawa County

ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate [NCRC]

Workforce Total
NCRC
Bronze
NCRC
Silver
NCRC
Gold
NCRC
Platinum
NCRC
NCRC
Plus
Emerging High School 442 126 274 39 + 0
College 119 13 78 27 + +
Current Private 267 39 177 49 + +
Public 77 13 51 13 0 0
Transitioning Adult Education 8 + 5 + 0 0
Unemployed 980 232 592 154 + 7
Recent Veteran + 0 + 0 0 0
Workforce category not identified 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 1895 424 1179 284 8 13

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 Ottawa County recognize or recommend the ACT WorkKeys NCRC

  • Crossland Construction
  • ATEC Steel
  • Joplin Workshops
  • The Empire District Electric Company
  • Modine Manufacturing Company
  • Welch State Bank
  • Westco Home Furnishings
  • Hopkins Mfg. Corp.
  • Umicore Optical Materials USA
  • MARS Pet Care
  • Staff Management (SMX)
  • DESI
  • City of Miami
  • J-M Farms Inc.
  • Ceradyne Inc. a 3M company
  • Tote Along
  • U.S. Whip
  • Miami Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Bolton Heating and Air
  • Tracker Marine Group
  • Chas. A. Neal & Company
  • Security Bank and Trust Company
  • Peoria Tribe
  • Integris Baptist Regional Health Center
  • Newell Coach
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  • Crossland Construction
  • ATEC Steel
  • Joplin Workshops
  • The Empire District Electric
    Company
  • Modine Manufacturing Company
  • Welch State Bank
  • Westco Home Furnishings
  • Hopkins Mfg. Corp.
  • Umicore Optical Materials USA
  • MARS Pet Care
  • Staff Management (SMX)
  • DESI
  • City of Miami
  • J-M Farms Inc.
  • Ceradyne Inc. a 3M company
  • Tote Along
  • U.S. Whip
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  • Miami Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Bolton Heating and Air
  • Tracker Marine Group
  • Chas. A. Neal & Company
  • Security Bank and Trust
    Company
  • Peoria Tribe
  • Integris Baptist Regional
    Health Center
  • Newell Coach
  • Precision Machine & Mfg.
  • Miami Area Economic
    Development Service
  • Carol Snider Farris Consulting
    Inc.
  • Ace Hardware
  • OESC (Miami Workforce Center)
  • Miami Public Schools
  • Northeast Technology Centers
  • Scepter Manufacturing LLC
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