Texans work hard.
That’s just the way it is around here. Mesquite proudly boasts a prime labor force that is 680,000+ strong as well as a 1.9 million labor force population within a 30-minute commute. Pulling many family-oriented workers from the surrounding rural and suburban areas, our workforce is known for its loyalty and strong work ethic. In fact, many manufacturers have continued to choose Mesquite for 60+ years due to their reliance on the solid, dependable employees they find in our area.
Part of building a dependable workforce comes the responsibility of education and training programs that promote growth from within. Mesquite offers progressive skills development and workforce education through the local Eastfield College, Workforce Solutions Greater Dallas and a robust career-technical education program through Mesquite ISD.
The projected opening of the Mesquite ISD Career-Tech High School in 2021 further ensures a pipeline of well-prepared employees from within the Mesquite community who are armed and ready with the necessary skills your company needs to succeed.
While sales, computer and mathematical and administrative support make up the largest occupational groups, Mesquite is proud to facilitate partnerships with local business leaders to produce workforce programs that are suited to your company’s needs.