Workforce & Training

Whether your company is new to Sampson County, has been here for generations, or is a start-up, hiring and training solutions are likely to be important to you. 

We have a good relationship with hiring and training partners and would be happy to introduce you to them.   


Our workforce is our most important asset and a top reason companies choose to locate or expand in our county. 

Along with a strong work ethic shared across our county, you’ll find:


Employers are encouraged to engage with our education and workforce development partners. 

“The expert cut-and-sew workforce was key to our decision to locate in this region.”
- Kenneth Ragland
Managing Member of Garland Apparel Group, an American maker of shirts for high-end fashion designers and the military


Public truck driving program in eastern NC


(Minutes) Average commute


(%) Some college or more


In-bound commuters