Financial Incentives for Hiring Unemployed Nevadans
This month’s issue of the Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce‘s Business Voice features an article about Silver State Works, which provides businesses financial incentives for employing out-of-work Nevadans.
Silver State Works will provide a training allowance to a business providing 24 hours of training a week, for a total of up to six weeks.
Employer Incentive Job Program
If your new hire requires training, Silver State Works will reimburse you for a portion of the employee’s salary during the training period, up to 50% of the gross wages, up to 40 hours a week.
How do businesses participate?
1. Provide proof of unemployment insurance and a valid business license.
2. Contact Nevada Job Connect Business Service Office at (702) 486-0129 or SilverStateWorks.com.
3. Once approved, you can post your job openings through the Employment Security Division, which provides screening of all candidates.
Let’s put Nevadans back to work!