Demand Occupations

The following occupations have been identified by Workforce Solutions of West Central Texas as occupations that demonstrate strong regional growth potential and provide the best employment opportunities for local job seekers. Customers who are interested in receiving training in the occupations listed below are encouraged to contact one of our centers to find out more about eligibility requirements and funding availability. 

Click any occupation below for more detailed information and a list of training providers.

Education Occupations
Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education
Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education
Healthcare Occupations
Registered Nurses
Licensed Vocational Nurses
Emergency Medical Technicians & Paramedics
Medical Assistants
Construction Occupations
Construction Laborers
Carpenter Helper
Electrician Helper
Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons Helpers
Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters Helpers
Construction Trades Helper All Other
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations
Automotive Service Technicians
Bus/Truck Mechanic & Diesel Engine Specialist
Heating AC and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers
Industrial Machinery Mechanics
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers
Maintenance/Repair Workers General
Wind Turbine Service Technicians
Electro Mechanical Technicians
Production Occupations
First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces & Systems Assemblers
Welders/Cutters
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers
Transportation Occupations
Truck Drivers

Effective 2/20/19