The workforce available to businesses in Chemung County has a strong work ethic and diverse work experience—including high-tech—that you won’t find in other communities our size.
Our proximity to over a dozen colleges and universities, many with idea-incubation and research facilities, ensure a steady supply of qualified graduates for high-tech positions. And as the main metropolitan area in a semi-rural region, we draw people from surrounding counties in the Southern Tier of New York state as well as the Northern Tier of Pennsylvania, so there is access to able workers with the skills to meet your staffing needs.
Corning Community College’s Office of Workforce Development and Community Education provides comprehensive workforce development services and education to individuals and businesses to support economic growth and development in the region. Whether you are an individual looking to enhance specific job skills or a company looking to customize training for its workforce, the Workforce Development Office can assist you with enhancing skills in order to compete in today’s economic climate. An array of consultant services and training are available.
Chemung Schuyler Steuben Workforce New York and its community partners provide workforce development programs to businesses in our region, including customized training programs and financial assistance to meet the on-the-job training and professional development needs of your company. It also provides regularly updated regional workforce data and information.
GST BOCES Adult Education and Career Services serves adult students in the Southern Tier of New York State and the surrounding region. Whether you’re interested in training for a new career, earning your high school diploma or looking for a new hobby, we have a course that will meet your needs. They also offer computer training and on-site, customized courses to meet the needs of local business and industry.