Calcasieu Parish Clerk of Court Lynn Jones has positions available for Clerk of Court employees and other evacuees displaced due to Hurricane Katrina to work with SWLACares.com. Candidates should complete an application for employment at LA Works/Calcasieu Workforce Center. The center is located at 4250 5th Avenue.
The Workforce Investment Act (WIA) National Emergency Grant provides Hurricane Katrina evacuees temporary employment located within Local Workforce Investment Area 51 (Calcasieu, Cameron and Jeff Davis parishes) to assist dislocated workers who lived in or worked in Orleans, Jefferson, St. Bernard, Plaquemine, St. Tammany and Washington Parishes. The dislocated workers may be placed in temporary jobs in public and non-profit entities that include projects that provide food, clothing, shelter and other humanitarian assistance for individuals struck by the disaster.Shari Grimes is the contact for the WIA National Emergency Grant. Ms. Grimes can be reached at 475-4900.