Elevate Rapid City is available to assist businesses in Rapid City and the surrounding Black Hills region with their workforce needs.

To get started with personalized support for your business, fill out a Workforce Assessment.

Featured Jobs

Elevate Rapid City offers a premier job board to connect companies and job seekers. Investors of Elevate Rapid City can post a job for free. Contact us to learn how.


Featured Jobs

Rapid City Workforce Development Resources

Recruitment and Retention

The Elevate Rapid City workforce team can help Black Hills area businesses achieve their workforce goals. We leverage our Market Research Center to identify missed opportunities, review employee compensation, and track trends in critical occupations and industries. We can also assist with talent attraction efforts. Our relocation program is available to assist with attracting talent outside of the region.

Contact Taylor Davis today to learn more about how Elevate Rapid City can help your business.

Military Engagement

Rapid City is a proud military community – and we want to help you hire them. Through partnerships with the DoD Skillbridge, transitioning service member internship program, and Hiring Our Heroes’ Military Spouse Professional Network, we have a unique opportunity to get you connected to quality military-affiliated talent.

Long-Term Talent Pipelines

While we’re addressing your “right now” workforce needs, there’s never a better time to begin thinking long-term. We’re ready to assist in creating talent pipelines with emerging local talent through programs like internships, apprenticeships and the Revitalize Build Dakota program.

Rapid City Workforce Development Resources

Talent Enhancement


Inclusive Talent Strategies

In an increasingly competitive labor market, it's more important than ever to incorporate inclusive hiring strategies. By doing so, you can attract top talent from a wider pool of candidates, improve employee morale, and create a more diverse and inclusive workplace.

Our quarterly Inclusive Talent Strategies program can help you learn how to incorporate inclusive hiring strategies into your recruitment and selection process. We offer a variety of training modules, including:

  • Age-inclusive strategies
  • Disability-inclusive strategies
  • Ethnic and racial diversity strategies
  • Gender-inclusive strategies

Contact Reese today to learn more about how we can help you incorporate inclusive hiring strategies and attract top talent. Check out which Workforce event is happening next on our events calendar.

Talent Enhancement

FREE Workforce Assessment for Your Business

Elevate Rapid City is committed to helping businesses throughout the Black Hills Region achieve their workforce goals. This includes ensuring there is a strategy for attracting and retaining quality talent. By completing a workforce assessment, you will receive personalized insights, resources, and make connections where needed.