Position Title:  Workforce Coordinator 
Location:             Greater New Orleans, LA  


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Reporting to the Vice President of Workforce Development of Associated Builders and Contractors New Orleans/Bayou Chapter, the Workforce Coordinator is responsible for various duties that support all facets of education and apprenticeship along with chapter-wide initiatives of ABC.


As a Workforce Coordinator for the Associated Builders and Contractors New Orleans/Bayou Chapter, you will report to the Vice President of Workforce Development and support education, apprenticeship, and chapter-wide initiatives. This role includes various duties, such as data collection and communication, data entry and distribution, outreach, and assisting with various education programs.


Data Collection and Communication:

  • Respond to inquiries from prospective students.
  • Process applications and schedule classes
  • Utilize email and text services to contact students for various reasons.
  • Facilitate communication and tracking of all educational offerings provided by ABC.

Data Entry and Distribution:

  • Maintain the educational database by updating contact information, On the Job Learning timesheets, attendance records, test scores, performance profiles, completion and termination dates, and other necessary functions.
  • Utilize the educational database to pull reports for students, employers, or as requested by other ABC Bayou staff.
  • Maintain the RAPIDS database with new, canceled, completed, and suspended apprenticeship information.
  • Utilize RAPIDS to provide Davis Bacon Certs to Apprenticeship Companies on a 90-day basis.


  • Coordinate and participate in area career fairs by communicating with interested members and preparing documents, swag, and table info.
  • Coordinate visits with high schools and member companies
  • Recruit apprentices from the public and member companies through ads, visits, career fairs, etc.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Prepare for and attend all meetings held by each assigned committee.
  • Assist with High School Craft Competition
  • Assist with the development and implementation of various education programs to emphasize the changing trends and issues in the construction industry.
  • Assist with Build Your Future event.
  • Perform other duties as directed by the Chapter President/CEO and VP of Workforce Development.

Qualifications: The ideal candidate will possess the following competencies:

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Knowledge of social media platforms
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Willingness to learn.
  • Ability to handle problems.
  • Excellent phone etiquette
  • Self-motivated