Career Solutions

Career Solutions, formerly Stearns-Benton Employment & Training Council (SBETC), is dedicated to helping the Stearns and Benton County community grow by meeting the workforce needs of businesses and job seekers now and in the future.

We are an employment and training agency that provides assistance in building a skilled workforce – workers who can do the jobs of today and learn the jobs of tomorrow. For over 30 years, through career counseling, job training, and strong business relationships, Career Solutions helps entry-level to experienced workers – youth to older adults – train for and gain meaningful employment.

Our Services

Career Solutions connects businesses with qualified workers, provides access to employee training, and links businesses to state, federal, and local resources. Career Solutions focuses on providing a pool of qualified workers who will help businesses grow.

Programs and Services

Jump-start your first career with our Partners

We all start somewhere. And we all have a better chance of success with the right support. If you’re between the ages of 14 and 24 and want to gain work experience—or need help finishing your education—CareerForce is your first stop. 

The next step for your next career with our Partners

Some businesses close their doors. Others need to let their talent go for various reasons. When that happens, we’re often the first on the scene.

Get on a rewarding path to career success with our Partners

We want you to be successful finding a meaningful career and securing long-term family-sustaining wages.

Our services are tailored to meet your specific needs, including:

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