Workforce Solutions

Government Shutdown - Assistance for Furloughed Workers

Workforce Solutions Borderplex Ready to Offer Employment Assistance to Furloughed Federal Employees

The El Paso community is thankful for the federal employees that work tirelessly in serving the public. With that in mind, Workforce Solutions Borderplex (WSB) is ready to offer employment services to assist furloughed federal workers during the Federal Government Shutdown.

WSB welcomes furloughed federal workers to visit any Workforce Solutions Center (see our LOCATIONS tab) or check out the information listed here, to learn about how WSB can help to assist you with job matching. 

WSB can offer information on Borderplex companies who are offering job opportunities exclusively to furloughed federal employees during this difficult time.

We are proud to report that there are currently 64 Borderplex employers that have opened over 405 positions to furloughed federal workers seeking temporary employment opportunities, and the list continues to grow. WSB thanks these Borderplex employers for their willingness to help furloughed federal workers. 

Click HERE to view the latest listing of employers offering furloughed federal workers temporary employment opportunities. 

For companies who wish to offer a temporary job to a furloughed federal employee, please click HERE to submit your contact info and a WSB representative will contact you as soon as possible to obtain job details and create a free posting in our database. For more information, please contact Nathaniel Muir at

WSB urges furloughed federal workers to stay productive and positive during this difficult time.

For more information on temporary employment for furloughed federal workers, please contact Workforce Solutions Borderplex at (915) 887-2600, or visit any of our Centers, to learn more about how we can help.