The industrial base of the River Region has a significant concentration of exceedingly skilled workers that are committed to their jobs and the success of the companies with whom they are employed. In a recent survey, area employers reported high satisfaction with their workforce, stating it was productive and qualified. Businesses such as Marathon and Valero are confident in this workforce that they are investing billions of dollars in expansion over the next few years.
River Region labor market summary tables and figures:
Click HERE to view the LABOR MARKET chapter of the River Region Economic Development Initiative (RREDI) Fact Book for a more in-depth look.
TECHNICAL and COMMUNITY COLLEGES in the RIVER REGION
P. Nunez Community College
Rouge Community College
Technical College –
Parishes Community College