UMKC Innovation Center partners with the university and the community to spark and sustain entrepreneurial efforts within our region and across the country.

KCSourceLink connects KC entrepreneurs to the right resource at the right time.

MOSourceLink connects Missouri entrepreneurs to the right resource at the right time.

Whiteboard2Boardroom connects entrepreneurs and businesses to technologies available for licensing.

Digital Sandbox KC provides early-stage proof-of-concept support for digital products.

Missouri Small Business & Technology Development Center provides technical assistance to startup and existing businesses.

ScaleUP! Kansas City helps businesses with revenues around $200K scale toward their first $1 million.

Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Centers helps local businesses obtain government contracts.

KCInvestED helps investors learn more about investing in KC startups.

SourceLink® helps communities nationwide build vibrant and vital entrepreneurial ecosystems.
UMKC Innovation Center
August 26, 2015

Missouri Career Center’s On-the-Job Training Program Wants to Train Your New Hires

Want new, qualified hires?

Missouri Career Centers are here to help! The on-the-job training program is designed specifically to help businesses who qualify save hiring and training costs for their new hires.

Need more info?

The OJT Program will reimburse 50% of worker wages for up to 1040 hours of on-the-job training (for workers hired through the program). You will also receive ongoing guidance and support from program staff.

The program also promises minimal paperwork involved in participation, so no pencil-pushing!

Can you participate?

Here’s the criteria for OJT participation:

  • Position must be permanent AND full-time (designated as 32+ hrs/week)
  • Your business must participate in E-Verify (Learn more at

Ready to get started?

Take a look at the process:

Simple, cost AND time-effective – with the most important advantage of all: gaining workers that possess a proven work ethic, valuable skills gained from prior employment and education/training!

Contact your local OJT coordinator for a consultation and to get started with OJT. Or learn more about programs and resources to keep your business moving in the right directions by utilizing MOSourceLink’s Resource Navigator, an online interactive tool to connect you with the right resources at the right time.

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