Green River Area Development District
Serving Daviess, Hancock, Henderson, McLean, Ohio, Union & Webster Counties in Western Kentucky
Think Progress. Think Tomorrow. Think GRADD.
300 GRADD Way, Owensboro, KY 42301     Phone: 270.926.4433     TDD: 800.648.6056


As a team of experts, we are dedicated to providing Kentucky employers with a qualified, skilled workforce and the people of Kentucky with career, job training and educational opportunities.

With the unique ability to connect employees and employers through the combined efforts of state and local partners, we will become a valuable, competitive, and best-in-class asset in the growth of our regional and national economy.

By guiding, empowering, and inspiring our customers, we will continue our mission to create success stories across the Commonwealth.

The Kentucky Career Center represents many agencies, each with various talents and services. We have one common goal, to place the right worker with the right employer in the right job. As a regional alliance, we give business and industry the opportunity to fulfill their workforce needs through our employment resources.  You can obtain assistance in self-directed job search, career assessment/planning, specialized training, direct access to available jobs and much, much more.  Follow the links below for more information on the many services offered.

    One Full-Service Comprehensive Career Center

    Owensboro Area Career Center
    3108 Fairview Drive
    Owensboro, Kentucky  42303
    (270) 686-2542
    Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.           
        Satellite Centers

    Hancock County Career Center
    1605 U.S. Highway 60 West
    Hawesville, Kentucky  42348
    (270) 927-8066
    Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.  

    Ohio County Career Center
    130 East Washington Street
    Hartford, Kentucky  42347
    (270) 298-4421
    Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    Closed 12:00 - 1:00 (lunch)