Fulton County has a hard-working, skilled workforce.

FCCRG coordinates employee identification and readiness programs throughout county, and the Fulton County educational community ensures an abundance of skilled workers — trained to your specifications.

Labor Force Access

The FMS Workforce Solutions System’s On-the-Job Training Program

Companies can receive up to 50% of the employee’s wages, subsidized during an 8-to-26 week training period.

NYS Department of Labor (NYSDOL) Screening & Referral Program

You supply NYSDOL with a description of the position you wish to fill, and they provide referrals, set up interviews, and even arrange interview and training facilities, if desired.

The programs listed above are managed by:

FMS Workforce Solutions Systems
Gail Breen
2620 Riverfront Center, Amsterdam, NY 12010
Tel: (518) 842-3676; Fax: (518) 627-0189
www.fmsworkforcesolutions.org

Your business may also qualify for the following programs:

  • Work Opportunity Tax Credit
  • Zone Equivalent Area Tax Credit
  • Work Tryout

Fulton-Montgomery Community College, BOCES, and Adult Education

Classrooms, instructors, and appropriate equipment are available for training sessions, resulting in a custom-tailored workforce for your business.

Fulton-Montgomery Community College
2805 State Highway 67, Johnstown, NY 12095
Tel: (518) 762-4651; Fax: (518) 762-4334
www.fmcc.edu

HFM BOCES
2755 State Highway 67, Johnstown, NY 12095
Tel: (518) 736-4681;
www.hfmboces.org

Other Workforce Resources:

Lexington Industries

465 N Perry Street, Johnstown, NY 12095
Tel: (518) 762-0024; Fax: (518) 762-0098
www.lexingtonindustries.com

Adult Career and Continuing Education Services – Vocational Rehabilitation (ACCES-VR) (formerly VESID)

New York State Education Department
Gloversville Team/Placement Specialist
199 South Main Street, Gloversville, NY 12078
Tel: (518) 773-2884 or 866-698-3743; Fax: (518) 773-1097

Employment Resources

199 South Main Street, Gloversville, NY 12078
Tel: (518) 773-4646; Fax: (518) 773-4645

Private Industry Council

Mary Hill
2620 Riverfront Center, Amsterdam, NY 12010
Tel: (518) 842-3676; Fax: (518) 842-9823

Workforce Solutions Center

Gail Breen
2620 Riverfront Center, Amsterdam, NY 12010
Tel: (518) 842-3676; Fax: (518) 627-0189
www.fmsworkforcesolutions.org

Your business may also qualify for the following programs:

  • Work Opportunity Tax Credit
  • Zone Equivalent Area Tax Credit
  • Work Tryout