Overview of Services


The Full Employment Council, Inc. (FEC) is the administrative entity/fiscal agent for the Kansas City & Vicinity Workforce Development Board. FEC is a business-led private non-profit corporation whose mission is to obtain public and private sector employment for the unemployed and the underemployed residents of the Greater Kansas City area. FEC accomplishes this goal by working in collaboration with businesses, local units of government, educational institutions, labor organizations, and community-based organizations. These partnerships respond to employer needs while reducing unemployment, underemployment, and the public dependency of area residents.


We have been able to identify target industries and focus our classroom and on-the-job training to these in-demand sectors: Advanced Manufacturing, Information Technology, Warehouse/Logisitics, Healthcare/Bioscience, Finance, Construction, Business Services.

Services for Businesses
• Outreach
• Testing and assessment by candidate pool.
• Automated assessment system designed to determine skill language and reading levels unique to specific career pathways. 
• Recruitment services through a five county region of Jackson, Cass, Clay, and Platte utilizing a data bank of 35,000 unemployed job seekers.
• Provide recruitment and interviewing facilities in every county and service area.
• Provide customized training that consists of training financial support, in the form of work-based learning, classroom training or combinations thereof, as may be convened at any FEC facility
• Facilitate USDOL approval of apprenticeship programming at various employers
• Inside support services to job applicants by facilitating support in training, childcare, work wardrobes, or work supplies
• Provide follow-up clients for a year and a half
• Work with LISC in providing financial literacy
• Develop job descriptions, training outlines/goals and identify customized training approaches for employers

Additional and Training Support Services for Job Seekers

Identification of career pathways – high growth occupations in the Kansas City region

• Provide job training scholarships in growth sectors
• Provide career clinics on job keeping and job seeking skills provided at FEC facilities
• Support services in the areas of: labor market information, transportation, work wardrobe, books, supplies, career clinics
• Identify job leads with employers, advocate for program graduation with employer, create work-based learning opportunities, and Intensive job placement support
• DOL approved apprenticeship activities

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