Serving Kittson, Marshall, Norman, Pennington, Polk, Red Lake and
Our Mission Statement:
To stay committed to developing "Respons-able" growth in our Community Workforce.
Our Vision Statement:
To do this we need to have the ability to respond to the changing needs of the diverse and growing workforce, recognize
that working in collaboration with business, government, and community-based organizations is the
key to our success that will sustain the economic vitality of our region. We will be recognized as the leader in
facilitating workforce development within our Workforce Service Area, diversify our funding stream, creating
longevity and stability. We will be a key ingredient in fostering economic development and a resource for
community workforce growth.
Exploring High-Demand, High-Pay Occupations in Northwest Minnesota
Statewide career information is useful, but knowing about jobs close to where you want to live can be even more helpful.
Finding exactly what types of jobs are in demand in your part of the state gives your career planning an extra boost.
That's why this 2014 Northwest MnCareers Regional Supplement features occupations in demand in our region.
Copies of the 2014 MnCareers Supplement may be available by contacting Suzan Gagner at
firstname.lastname@example.org or call (218) 470-0170 for additional information.
2011 Northwest Region MnCareers Supplement
2013 OID EDR 1 Abridged
2013 OID EDR 1
2014 Northwest Region MnCareers Supplement
Welcome to the website for the Northwest Private Industry Council. Please regard this site as a work in progress as we
strive to improve and build on the foundation that has been started here.
This website is meant to deal with workforce development issues as they arise in the seven counties of Northwest Minnesota. The Northwest Private Industry Council has dealt with, and will continue to deal with, such diverse workforce development issues as the lack of trained workers, the out-migration of the best and the brightest youth, the aging of the local workforce and the preparation of youth for their entry into the workforce.
Your opinions and your suggestions are valuable to us. Please contact us and let us know what can be done to improve this
220 Pennington Avenue South, Suite B
Thief River Falls, MN 56701
Phone: (218) 683-5460
Fax: (218) 683-5461
NWPIC Executive Director