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Active Supervision Decision for Board of Dentistry

Commissioner Hollenbaugh releases active supervisi...

Clarification about Pipefitter & Laborer/Pipelayer Survey

This document provides further explanation and cla...

Montana’s Workplace Injury and Illness R...

MONTANA-For the fourth straight year, Montana’s workplace safety has improved, while injury and illness rates have declined....
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Governor Bullock Announces Montana’s Une...

Governor Steve Bullock announced Montana’s unemployment rate remained at 3.9% for the month of October, maintaining the leve...
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Workers' Compensation Annual Report Fiscal Year 2016

The Workers' Compensation Annual Report Fiscal Yea...

Montana Occupational Injuries and Illnes...

Special thanks to all employers who responded to our survey. Without their participation, this report would not have been p...
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October 2017 Economy at a Glance Now Ava...

The October 2017 Economy at a Glance asks "Does Your College Major Matter in the Workforce?"...
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2017 National Apprenticeship Week ...

Governor Bullock proclaims November 12-18 as Montana Apprenticeship Week...
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2017 National Apprenticeship Week at Mis...

Governor Bullock proclaims November 12-18 as Montana Apprenticeship Week...
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Preliminary Prevailing Wages Rates ...

Preliminary Prevailing Wage Rates ...
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2017 Area Practice Survey: Pipefitter & Laborer/Pipelayer

The Montana Department of Labor & Industry is requ...

Workers' Compensation Annual Report Fisc...

The Workers' Compensation Annual Report Fiscal Year 2106 is now available....
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Governor Bullock Announces New Commissio...

MONTANA - Montana Governor Steve Bullock today announced he has appointed Galen Hollenbaugh to serve as the Commissioner of ...
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Dave Cook Honored for Increasing Public ...

The Montana Department of Labor & Industry (MTDLI) today announced the International Code Council (ICC) has recognized Dave ...
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Public Notice: Commissioner Active Supervision of Board of Dentistry

Commissioner Meeting with Board Representatives re...

September 2017 Economy at a Glance...

The September Economy at a Glance focuses on using online job postings as economic data....
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Governor Bullock Announces September Une...

Governor Steve Bullock today announcement Montana’s unemployment rate once again held steady, remaining at 3.9% in September...
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Public Notice: Commissioner's active supervision of the Board of Dentistry

In the matter of the Commissioner's active supervi...

Montana Businesses Honored with 2017 Gov...

While Montana continues to make slow but steady progress to improve workforce safety; businesses from across the state recei...
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Governor Bullock Announces Montana's Min...

Governor Steve Bullock today announced Montanans earning minimum wage will see the rate increase to $8.30 per hour beginning...
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Bozeman to Host Annual State Arbitration...

Bozeman will host the annual Montana Arbitration and Labor Relations Conference held September 27-28, 2017 at the Grantree I...
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Governor Bullock Launches Effort to Help...

Governor Steve Bullock today announced a collaborative effort across state government to help Montana businesses and communi...
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Governor Bullock Announces Montana's Une...

Governor Steve Bullock announced Montana’s unemployment rate remained at 3.9% in August. The U.S. unemployment rate increase...
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Statewide College Workforce Report...

Statewide College Workforce Report Meeting State Worker Demand - A report on the labor market outcomes for Montana Colleges...
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August 2017 Economy at a Glance: 2017 La...

The August edition of Economy at a Glance provides a summary of the 2017 Labor Day Report....
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Montana Apprenticeship Promising Practic...

Montana Registered Apprenticeship Promising Practices Case Study published by the U.S. Department of Labor....
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2017 Labor Day Report ...

The 2017 Labor Day Report may be downloaded by following the arrow...
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Governor Bullock Presents 2017 Labor Day...

Governor highlights low unemployment, rising wages, and the value of apprenticeships to grow Montana's economy....
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Jobs for Montana's Graduates Wins Eleven...

Governor Bullock, Superintendent Arntzen, and Commissioner Bucy showcase the ongoing success of Jobs for Montana's Graduates...
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Governor Bullock Announces Montana's Une...

Governor Steve Bullock announced Montana's unemployment rate remained 3.9% in July....
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July 2017 Economy at a Glance: Future Jo...

July 2017 Economy at a Glance: Future Jobs: Montana Employment Projections 2016-2026...
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June 2017 Economy at a Glance...

The June 2017 Economy at a Glance focuses on "The Contribution of Montana College Graduates to the State's Workforce."...
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June 2017 Unemployment Rate Remains at I...

The June 2017 unemployment rate remained at ideal levels of 3.9% for the month....
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Nominations for Governor's Safety Awards Open Now!

Nominations are open now for the Governor's Safety...

Rural Healthcare Facilities, MTDLI Launc...

New training curriculum invests in Montana's rural healthcare industry to grow job opportunities...
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Montana's May Unemployment Rate at 3.9%...

Montana's unemployment rate for May 2017 was 3.9%. The national unemployment rate was 4.3%....
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May 2017 Economy at a Glance: The Importance of Montana's 55-and-Over Labor Force

The May 2017 issue of Economy at a Glance focuses ...

Governor Bullock Announces Launch of Acc...

Governor Steve Bullock today announced the launch of Montana's first Account Technology program...
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March 2017 Economy at a Glance: Is Small...

The March 2017 Economy at a Glance asks "Is Small Business Big in Montana?"...
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Governor Bullock Announces Montana's Une...

Governor Steve Bullock today announced Montana’s unemployment rate is at 3.8%. The U.S. unemployment rate declined by 0.2 pe...
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February 2017 Montana Economy at a Glanc...

The February 2017 edition of Montana's Economy at a Glance focuses on the launch of the Local Area Profiles portal on the De...
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Montana's Unemployment Rate Declines to ...

Governor Bullock announced Montana's unemployment rate declined to 3.8% for the month of February....
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Department of Labor & Industry Launches New Workforce Health Portal

The Montana Department of Labor & Industry (MTDLI)...

January 2017 Montana at A Glance: Why Ja...

The January 2017 issue of Economy at A Glance focuses on why economic data skips a month at the beginning of each year. ...
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Montana's Unemployment Rates Drops to 3....

Montana's unemployment rate dropped to 3.9% for January 2017....
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2017 Assistance for Business Clinics Information

Information for the 2017 Assistance for Business C...

December 2016 Economy at a Glance: The E...

The December 2016 edition of Economy at a Glance focuses on the importance of Montana's nonprofit sector to the state's econ...
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Montana's Unemployment Rate Shrinks to 4...

Montana's unemployment rate shrank to 4.0% for the month of November. ...
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November 2016 Economy at a Glance: The N...

The November 2016 Economy at a Glance focuses on Montana's Nursing industry and its importance to the state's workforce....
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October 2016 Economy at a Glance: STEM J...

The October issue of the Economy at a Glance focuses on the importance of STEM jobs to Montana's present and future. ...
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Governor Bullock Announces Unemployment ...

Governor Steve Bullock announced Montana’s unemployment rate remained steady at 4.3 percent in October, with payroll employm...
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Workplace Injury and Illness Rates Decli...

For the third straight year, Montanans workplace safety has improved and injury and illness rates have declined. ...
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September 2016 Economy at a Glance: Appr...

The September 2016 Economy at a Glance has been released. This month's edition focuses on apprenticeships across the state. ...
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Montana's Unemployment Rate Remains at 4...

Montana’s unemployment rate remained at 4.3 percent in September. The national unemployment rate increased by 0.1 percentag...
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Montana Awarded $1.1 Million Federal Gra...

Montana’s workforce received a boost with the award of a $1.1 million Reemployment & Systems Integration National Dislocated...
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Montana's Minimum Wage Increasing to $8....

Montanans earning minimum wage will see the rate increase to $8.15 per hour beginning January 1, 2017. An estimated 3,323 wo...
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August 2016 Unemployment Rate Release...

Montana’s unemployment rate increased slightly by one-tenth of a percent for the month of August, to 4.3 percent. The natio...
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2016 Labor Day Report...

The 2016 Labor Day Report has been released by the Montana Department of Labor & Industry....
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Governor Bullock Presents 2016 Labor Day...

Governor Steve Bullock, flanked by Montana’s Commissioner of Labor & Industry Pam Bucy and Lt. Governor Mike Cooney, present...
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2015 Workers' Compensation Annual Report...

This report contains information about Montana’s workers’ compensation system, claims and benefits characteristics, dispute ...
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July 2016 Unemployment Rate Remains at 4...

Montana’s unemployment rate remained steady for the month of July at 4.2 percent. The national unemployment rate stayed at ...
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U.S. Department of Labor Releases Update...

The U.S. Department of Labor announced the release of two updated labor law posters required for businesses to post......
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Montana's June Unemployment Rate Remains...

Montana’s unemployment rate remained steady for the month of June at 4.2 percent....
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Montana's Unemployment Rate Remains Stea...

HELENA, MT – Montana’s unemployment rate remained steady over the month of May at 4.2 percent. The U.S. unemployment declin...
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PUBLIC NOTICE: Equal Pay for Equal Work Task Force Meeting

The Equal Pay for Equal Work Task Force will be me...

Labor Management Advisory Council Meeting Schedule

Upcoming schedule for Labor Management Advisory Co...

Labor Market Outcomes for Missoula College Report

The Montana Department of Labor & Industry (MTDLI)...

Governor Bullock Highlights Montana Rail...

Governor Steve Bullock, along with Montana Rail Link President Tom Walsh and Labor Commissioner Pam Bucy highlighted...
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The 2015 edition of the Montana Workers'...

(the Blue Book) is now available. Click to order....
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Job Openings - Montana Department of Labor

Montana Department of Labor & Industry...

Nominations Open for Inaugural Governor'...

HELENA, Mont.-The Montana Department of Labor & Industry is recognizing individuals in the field of Workers’ Compensation wi...
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Montana Workforce System Guide...

State Workforce Innovation Board...
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Building Safety Month 2016...

Building Safety Month is a public awareness campaign to help individuals, families and businesses understand what it takes t...
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SHARP Recognition Bestowed on Yellowston...

BILLINGS, Mont.-Today, the Montana Department of Labor & Industry recognized Yellowstone Electric Company with the Safety & ...
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ABC Clinics have started - check out the schedule and find one near you!

Check out the schedule and find one near you!...

Governor Bullock Announces New Workforce...

Today, Governor Steve Bullock was joined by Commissioner of the Montana Department of Labor & Industry Pam Bucy, and HELP Ac...
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Governor Bullock Discusses High-Wage Job...

Today Governor Steve Bullock was joined by Montana Tech Chancellor Donald Blackketter, Montana Department of Labor & Industr...
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Montana Department of Labor & Industry R...

The Research & Analysis Bureau of the Montana Department of Labor & Industry (DLI) is excited to announce significant update...
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Jobs for America’s Graduates National Le...

The Montana Department of Labor & Industry (DLI) is excited to announce that Statewide Workforce Programs and Oversight Bure...
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MT TechHire Grant Initiative

Conference Call Notes...

Governor Steve Bullock Visits Core Contr...

Governor Steve Bullock today met with business leaders to discuss the importance of apprenticeship training programs and hig...
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Montana Awarded Funding to Study Workpla...

The Montana Department of Labor & Industry recently received a multiyear grant from the Center for Disease Control (CDC)...
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Mike Bullock Memorial Scholarship...

The Job Service Employers Committee is delighted to again offer the Mike Bullock Memorial Scholarship to high school seniors...
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The Complex Causes of the Gender Pay Gap...

In the United States, women earn median wages that are 71% of the median earnings for men. In Montana, this figure is 68 per...
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Montana’s Labor Shortage and Paid Family...

In the next 10 years, at least 130,000 working Montanans will retire. With an aging population, Montana’s labor force will o...
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Medical Data Report For the State of Mon...

This publication is a data source for regulators and others who may be interested in the increasing medical costs in workers...
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HealthCare MONTANA ...

To transform localized college healthcare education into a statewide workforce system. ...
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Aligning Montana’s Education & Workforce...

To improve career and college readiness for Montana high school students and adult learners. ...
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Sector Partnerships: What, Why, How ...

At the regional labor market level, a partnership of employers within one industry sector or cluster that work closely with ...
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WIOA Performance and Reporting...

2015 Technical Assistance and Training Conference ...
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WIOA Overview ...

Opportunity, Alignment and Improvement by Design ...
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Using MCIS to Connect Clients and Agenci...

Using MCIS to Connect Clients and Agencies ...
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Professional and Occupational Licensing ...

This report contains a general description of the Licensing and Board Management Bureaus, and the accomplishments of the boa...
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Registered Apprenticeship Governor's Rep...

This report covers Registered Apprenticeship’s Program activities from July 1, 2012 through June 30, 2014. ...
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Montana Employment Projections 2015-2024...

The Montana employment projections provide information for businesses planning workforce needs, for education institutions t...
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Montana TechHire Initiative ...

The Montana Department of Labor & Industry (MTDLI) is issuing this Request for Proposals (RFP) from eligible Community Partn...
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Governor Bullock Announces $100,000 Gran...

Governor Steve Bullock today announced that Montana received a $100,000 grant from the National Governors Association (NGA) ...
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Collaborations Lead to Expanded Competen...

The Montana University System (MUS) and the Montana Department of Labor & Industry (DLI) have recently launched a new initia...
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Why We Launched an Apprenticeship Progra...

I am excited to announce that Spring Creek Inn Memory Care has recently launched an innovative, but well-practiced, training...
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National Apprenticeship Week Shines Spot...

Labor & Industry Commissioner Pam Bucy and apprenticeship business sponsors from throughout the state gathered today to cele...
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Governor Bullock Launches Workforce Recr...

As part of his efforts to ensure Montana businesses have a deep pool of talented and trained workers, Governor Steve Bullock...
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Insurance Compliance - Legislative changes effective July 1, 2015

Legislative changes effective July 1, 2015...