The Greater Raritan Workforce Development Board is conducting this survey to better understand what job seekers in Hunterdon and Somerset counties are thinking right now. This 19-question survey will take two to four minutes - all responses will remain anonymous, and will be shared with board and committee members as the GRWDB team works on a new four-year Local Plan for the region, incorporating strategic mission and program direction.
* Answer all questions
1. What county do you live in?  
2. What is your current employment status?  
3. What is most important to you?  
4. What is most important to you in a job search?  
5. What type of job do you prefer?  
6. For an in-person position, how far are you willing to commute on a daily basis?  
7. Have you applied for a job in the past 11 months?  
8. If you were offered a job but declined the position,
what was the primary reason?
9. If you left a job in the past 11 months, what was the primary reason?
10. Do you feel your current or most recent employer
is doing enough to train and retain it`s staff?  
11. What occupation are you interested in or already
working in?  
12. Do you think your skills match the current needs of employers?  
13. Are you interested in tuning up your skills through the GRWDB's SkillUp Greater Raritan online learning portal or talking to a Greater Raritan One-Stop Career Center counselor?  
14. What is your current state of mind?  
Demographics Information
15. What is your gender?  
16. What is your race?  
17. What is your ethnicity?  
18. What is your age group?  
19. What is your education level?  

Thank you for participating in this survey. If you have any questions, please contact GRWDB Director Paul Grzella at or 908-541-5790.