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Employment Development Department
Employment Development Department

Los Angeles/Coastal Region Job Fairs and Workshops


The Employment Development Department, in conjunction with the America’s Job Center of CaliforniaSM (AJCC) partners, offers workshops for career guidance and job search skills throughout California. Find job fairs and workshops below for these areas: Los Angeles, Monterey, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Santa Cruz, and Ventura.

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Résumé Workshop – Glendale
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Verdugo Jobs Center
1255 South Central Avenue
Glendale
Friday, June 23, 2017
10 a.m. – 12 noon
Topics include developing an effective résumé and composing cover and thank you letters.

For more information, call
an EDD representative
818-409-0441

Interview Workshop – Glendale
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Verdugo Jobs Center
1255 South Central Avenue
Glendale
Friday, June 23, 2017
2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Topics include interview techniques, verbal communication, and body language. Bring a résumé and sample job description(s).

For more information, call
an EDD representative
818-409-0441

Job Club Meeting – Lancaster
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center of California
1420 West Avenue I
Lancaster
Friday, June 23, 2017
10 a.m. – 12 noon

Doors will close at 10 a.m.
The Experience Unlimited Job Club is open to any job seeker in a professional, managerial, or technical field and offers new topics, networking, and/or guest speakers each week.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS and bring right to work documents.

For more information, call
Rosemary Valencia
661-726-4128

Job Search Workshop – Los Angeles
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Hollywood WorkSource Center
4311 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles
Friday, June 23, 2017
10:30 a.m. – 12 noon
The workshop will provide information on job search resources, labor market information, résumé writing, applications, and interviews.

Prior registration required. Call 323-454-6100 to reserve a seat.

For more information, call
an EDD representative
323-454-6100

Older Worker Workshop – Los Angeles
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
5401 South Crenshaw Blvd.
Los Angeles
Friday, June 23, 2017
2 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Doors will close at 2 p.m.
This workshop will provide information to older workers who have concerns that their age or experience may create obstacles.

For more information, call
Tatiana Smith
323-290-5133

Job Search Workshop – Inglewood
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Inglewood South Bay One Stop Business and Career Center 110 South La Brea Avenue Suite 308
Inglewood
Monday, June 26, 2017
9 a.m. – 12 noon

Doors will close at 9 a.m.
The workshop will provide information on job search resources, labor market information, résumé writing, and interviews.

For more information, call
Margaret Strawder
310-680-3808

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Orientation – Los Angeles
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
5401 South Crenshaw Blvd.
Los Angeles
Monday, June 26, 2017
9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Doors will close at 9 a.m.
This workshop will cover WIOA services. Topics include WIOA funded trainings and how to enroll.

Call 323-290-5100 to reserve a seat.

For more information, call
Zena Phillips
323-290-5100 ext. 5285

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Orientation – Los Angeles
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Hollywood WorkSource Center
4311 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles
Monday, June 26, 2017
9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
This workshop will cover WIOA services. Topics include WIOA funded trainings and how to enroll.

Prior registration required. Call
323-454-6100 to register.

For more information, call
an EDD representative
323-454-6100

Career Center Orientation – Pasadena
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Foothill Employment & Training Connection
1207 East Green Street
Pasadena
Monday, June 26, 2017
11 a.m. – 12 noon
This orientation will cover services, programs, and resources available at the center.

For more information, call
an EDD representative
626-304-7922

Résumé Workshop – Pomona
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Goodwill of Southern California
264 East Monterey Avenue
Pomona
Monday, June 26, 2017
2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Topics include developing an effective résumé and composing cover and thank you letters.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBSSM and bring right to work documents.

For more information, call
Claudia Perez
909-629-6230

Career Center Orientation – San Luis Obispo
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Business & Career One-Stop
880 Industrial Way
San Luis Obispo
Monday, June 26, 2017
9 a.m. – 10 a.m.

Doors will close at 9 a.m.
This workshop will cover services, programs, and resources available at the center.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS and bring right to work documents.

For more information, call
Yenizeth Meza
805-903-1466

Social Media Workshop (LinkedIn) – Torrance
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Torrance Career Center
1220 Engracia Avenue
Torrance
Monday, June 26, 2017
2 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Doors will close at 2 p.m.
This workshop will cover using LinkedIn as a job search tool and to prepare for interviews. Topics include basic navigation techniques including profile set-up, connections, and account settings and management.

For more information, call
Pat Andrews
310-782-2139

Job Club Meeting – West Covina
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
933 South Glendora Avenue
West Covina
Monday, June 26, 2017
8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
The Experience Unlimited Job Club is open to any job seeker in a professional, managerial, or technical field and offers new topics, networking, and/or guest speakers each week.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS and bring right to work documents.

For more information, call
Julius Ekeomodi
626-814-8278

Career Center Orientation – Compton
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center of California
2909 East Pacific Commerce Drive
Compton
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
10 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Doors will close at 10 a.m.
This workshop will cover services, programs, and resources available at the center.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS and bring right to work documents.

For more information, call
Armando Loza
310-762-1101

Career Center Orientation (Spanish) – Compton
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center of California
2909 East Pacific Commerce Drive
Compton
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
2 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Doors will close at 2 p.m.
This workshop is conducted in Spanish. This workshop will cover services, programs, and resources available at the center.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS and bring right to work documents.

For more information, call
Armando Loza
310-762-1101

Résumé Workshop – Los Angeles
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Hollywood WorkSource Center
4311 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
10 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Topics include developing an effective résumé and composing cover and thank you letters.

Prior registration required. Call
323-454-6100 to reserve a seat.

For more information, call
an EDD representative
323-454-6100

Interview Workshop – Los Angeles
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Hollywood WorkSource Center
4311 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
11 a.m. – 12 noon
Topics include interview techniques, verbal communication, and body language. Bring a résumé and sample job description(s).

Prior registration required. Call 323-454-6100 to reserve a seat.

For more information, call
an EDD representative
323-454-6100

Résumé Workshop – Los Angeles
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
5401 South Crenshaw Blvd.
Los Angeles
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
2 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Doors will close at 2 p.m.
Topics include developing an effective résumé and composing cover and thank you letters.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS and bring right to work documents.

For more information, call
Zena Phillips
323-290-5100 ext. 5285

Career Center Orientation – Marina Del Rey
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Marina Business Center
13160 Mindanao Way
Suite 240
Marina Del Rey
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
10 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Doors will close at 10 a.m.
This workshop will cover services, programs, and resources available at the center.

Call 310-309-6000 ext. 246 to reserve a seat.

For more information, call
Kondwani Prater
310-574-6464

Vet Connect – West Covina    United States Flag
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
933 South Glendora Avenue
West Covina
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Representatives will provide information on veteran benefits and services.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS and bring right to work documents.

For more information, call
Clinton Carver
626-814-8255

Résumé Workshop – West Covina
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
933 South Glendora Avenue
West Covina
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Topics include developing an effective résumé and composing cover and thank you letters.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS and bring right to work documents.

For more information, call
Julius Ekeomodi
626-814-8278

Overcoming Barriers Workshop – Pacoima
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department WorkSource
11623 Glenoaks Blvd
Pacoima
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
This workshop will prepare ex-offenders to re-enter the job market.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS and bring right to work documents.

For more information, call
an EDD representative
818-890-9400

Hidden Job Market Workshop – San Luis Obispo
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Business & Career One-Stop
880 Industrial Way
San Luis Obispo
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Doors will close at 9 a.m.
The workshop will assist job seekers discover jobs that are often not advertised.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS and bring right to work documents.

For more information, call
Yenizeth Meza
805-903-1466

Résumé Workshop – Santa Maria
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Workforce Resource Center
1410 South Broadway
Santa Maria
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Doors will close at 9 a.m.
Topics include developing an effective résumé and composing cover and thank you letters.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS and bring right to work documents.

For more information, call
Nicole Applegate
805-614-1216

Employment Opportunity – Torrance
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Torrance Career Center
1220 Engracia Avenue
Torrance
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
10 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Doors will close at 10 a.m.
DFS (Duty Free Shops) will be recruiting for Flight Line positions.

For more information, call
Pat Andrews
310-782-2139

Job Search Workshop – Lancaster
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center of California
1420 West Avenue I
Lancaster
Thursday, June 29, 2017
9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Doors will close at 9 a.m.
The workshop will provide information on job search resources, labor market information, résumé writing, applications, and interviews.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS and bring right to work documents.

For more information, call
Maria Nelson
661-726-4128

Transferable Skills Workshop – Lancaster
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center of California
1420 West Avenue I
Lancaster
Thursday, June 29, 2017
1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Doors will close at 1:30 p.m.
Topics include identifying job skills and effectively applying them to employer needs.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS and bring right to work documents.

For more information, call
Adura Olude
661-726-4128

Online Job Search Workshop – Long Beach
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Career Transition Center
3447 Atlantic Avenue
Long Beach
Thursday, June 29, 2017
1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Doors will close at 1 p.m.
The workshop will help job seekers develop online job search skills, create an email account, and navigate search engines.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS and bring right to work documents.

For more information, call
Deedra DeCoster
562-570-3700

CalJOBS Workshop – Long Beach
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Career Transition Center
3447 Atlantic Avenue
Long Beach
Thursday, June 29, 2017
2:30 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Doors will close at 2:30 p.m.
The workshop will provide an overview of CalJOBS help job seekers develop résumés and online job search skills.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS and bring right to work documents.

For more information, call
Deedra DeCoster
562-570-3700

Career Center Orientation – San Luis Obispo
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Business & Career One-Stop
880 Industrial Way
San Luis Obispo
Thursday, June 29, 2017
9 a.m. – 10 a.m.

Doors will close at 9 a.m.
This workshop will cover services, programs, and resources available at the center.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS and bring right to work documents.

For more information, call
Yenizeth Meza
805-903-1466

Employment Opportunity – Torrance
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Torrance Career Center
1220 Engracia Avenue
Torrance
Thursday, June 29, 2017
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Doors will close at 10 a.m.
Swissport will be recruiting for Operations Manager, Business Operations, Passenger Service Agent, Mechanic, and Cargo positions.

For more information, call
Pat Andrews
310-782-2139

Labor Market Information Workshop – Compton
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center of California
2909 East Pacific Commerce Drive
Compton
Friday, June 30, 2017
2 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Doors will close at 2 p.m.
Topics include labor market growth projections and career exploration resources.

For more information, call
Susan Campos
310-223-2915

Résumé Workshop – Glendale
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Verdugo Jobs Center
1255 South Central Avenue
Glendale
Friday, June 30, 2017
10 a.m. – 12 noon
Topics include developing an effective résumé and composing cover and thank you letters.

For more information, call
an EDD representative
818-409-0441

Résumé Workshop – Glendale
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Verdugo Jobs Center
1255 South Central Avenue
Glendale
Friday, June 30, 2017
2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Topics include developing an effective résumé and composing cover and thank you letters.

For more information, call
an EDD representative
818-409-0441

Job Search Workshop (Spanish) – Inglewood
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Inglewood South Bay One Stop Business and Career Center 110 South La Brea Avenue Suite 308
Inglewood
Friday, June 30, 2017
1:30 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Doors will close at 1:30 p.m.
This workshop is provided in Spanish.
The workshop will provide information on job search resources, labor market information, résumé writing, and interviews.

For more information, call
Margaret Strawder
310-680-3808

Job Search Workshop – Los Angeles
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Hollywood WorkSource Center
4311 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles
Friday, June 30, 2017
10:30 a.m. – 12 noon
The workshop will provide information on job search resources, labor market information, résumé writing, applications, and interviews.

Prior registration required. Call 323-
454-6100 to reserve a seat.

For more information, call
an EDD representative
323-454-6100

Job Search Workshop – West Covina
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
933 South Glendora Avenue
West Covina
Friday, June 30, 2017
9 a.m. – 12 noon
The workshop will provide information on job search resources, labor market information, résumé writing, applications, and interviews.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS and bring right to work documents.

For more information, call
Al Lusk
626-960-1374