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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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Interview Workshop – Glendale
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Verdugo Jobs Center
1255 South Central Avenue
Glendale
Friday, August 18, 2017
10 a.m. – 12 noon
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 Search Workshop – Glendale
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Verdugo Jobs Center
1255 South Central Avenue
Glendale
Friday, August 18, 2017
10 a.m. – 12 noon
The workshop will provide information on job search resources, labor market information, résumé writing, applications, and interviews.

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

Job Search Workshop – Long Beach
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Career Transition Center
3447 Atlantic Avenue
Long Beach
Friday, August 18, 2017
1:30 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Doors will close at 1:30 p.m.
This 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
Vincent Lawrence
562-570-3700

Résumé Workshop – Los Angeles
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
5401 South Crenshaw Blvd.
Los Angeles
Friday, August 18, 2017
9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

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

Call 323-290-5100 to reserve a seat.

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

Job Search Workshop – Los Angeles
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Hollywood WorkSource Center
4311 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles
Friday, August 18, 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 – Marina Del Rey
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Marina Business Center
13160 Mindanao Way
Suite 240
Marina Del Rey
Friday, August 18, 2017
10 a.m. – 12 noon

Doors will close at 10 a.m.
This workshop will provide information to older workers who have concerns that their age or experience may create obstacles.

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

For more information, call
Beth Ayele
323-290-5100

Résumé Workshop – Pasadena
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Foothill Employment & Training Connection
1207 East Green Street
Pasadena
Friday, August 18, 2017
9 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Topics include developing an effective résumé and composing cover and thank you letters.

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

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Orientation – Glendale
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Verdugo Jobs Center
1255 South Central Avenue
Glendale
Monday, August 21, 2017
10 a.m. – 12 noon
This workshop will cover WIOA services. Topics include WIOA funded trainings and how to enroll.

For more information, call
an EDD representative
818-409-0476

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Orientation – Los Angeles
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
5401 South Crenshaw Blvd.
Los Angeles
Monday, August 21, 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, August 21, 2017
9 a.m. – 10 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

Job Search Workshop (Cantonese) – Los Angeles
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
East Los Angeles Employment and Business Center
5301 Whittier Blvd.
2nd Floor
Los Angeles
Monday, August 21, 2017
10:30 a.m. – 12 noon
This workshop is conducted in Cantonese. The workshop provides common sense tactics to be more effective in finding employment when dealing with little work experience, age discrimination, gaps in employment, barriers, and returning to the workforce.

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

For more information, call
Edgar Shiu
323-271-3242

Career Exploration Workshop – Marina Del Rey
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Marina Business Center
13160 Mindanao Way
Suite 240
Marina Del Rey
Monday, August 21, 2017
1 p.m. – 2 p.m.

Doors will close at 1 p.m.
Topics include identifying skills, researching labor market information, and developing career strategies.

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

For more information, call
Beth Ayele
323-290-5100

Career Center Orientation – Pasadena
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Foothill Employment & Training Connection
1207 East Green Street
Pasadena
Monday, August 21, 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

Job Club Meeting – West Covina
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
933 South Glendora Avenue
West Covina
Monday, August 21, 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

CalJOBS Workshop (Spanish) – Huntington Park
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Hub Cities Career Center
2677 Zoe Avenue
1st Floor
Huntington Park
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
This workshop is conducted in Spanish. The workshop will provide an overview of CalJOBS and 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
Francisco Avila
323-586-2227

Résumé Workshop – Los Angeles
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Hollywood WorkSource Center
4311 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
10 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Topics include how to develop an effective résumé and compose 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, August 22, 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 (Korean) – Los Angeles
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Hollywood WorkSource Center
4311 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
This workshop is presented in Korean.
Topics include how to develop 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
Stella Ahn
323-454-6100

Résumé Workshop – Pomona
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Goodwill of Southern California
264 East Monterey Avenue
Pomona
Tuesday, August 22, 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 CalJOBS and bring right to work documents.

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

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Orientation – San Luis Obispo
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Business & Career One-Stop
880 Industrial Way
San Luis Obispo
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
11 a.m. – 12 noon

Doors will close at 11 a.m.
This workshop will cover WIOA services. Topics include WIOA funded trainings and how to enroll.

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

For more information, call
Socorro Zill
805-903-1471

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Orientation – Santa Maria
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Workforce Resource Center
1410 South Broadway
Santa Maria
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
10:30 a.m. – 12 noon

Doors will close at 10:30 a.m.
This workshop will cover WIOA services. Topics include WIOA funded trainings and how to enroll.

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

For more information, call
Herbert Villa
805-614-1280

Job Fair – Santa Maria
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Santa Maria Valley Chamber
614 S Broadway
Santa Maria
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Employers will be on hand to provide job seekers with valuable employment information.

For more information, call
Suzanne Singh
805-925-2403

Employment Opportunity – Torrance
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Torrance Career Center
1220 Engracia Avenue
Torrance
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
11 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Doors will close at 11 a.m.
Adecco will be recruiting for various positions.

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

Vet Connect – West Covina    United States Flag
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
933 South Glendora Avenue
West Covina
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
8:30 a.m. – 12 noon
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, August 22, 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

Youth Employment Opportunity Program (YEOP) Orientation – Lancaster
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center of California
1420 West Avenue I
Lancaster
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Doors will close at 3:30 p.m.
The orientation presents an overview for youth, ages 14 to 24, of all job market workshops, youth services, and is the first step in the job-seeking process.

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

For more information, call
Brian Soto
661-726-4141
or
Marcelle Hale
661-726-4140

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Orientation – Los Angeles
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
5401 South Crenshaw Blvd.
Los Angeles
Wednesday, August 23, 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
West Adams WorkSource Center
2900 South Crenshaw Blvd.
Los Angeles
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
10 a.m. – 12 noon

Doors will close at 10 a.m.
This workshop will cover WIOA services. Topics include WIOA funded trainings and how to enroll.

Call 323-293-6284 to reserve a seat.

For more information, call
Lela Bluitt
323-290-5157

Career Center Orientation – Marina Del Rey
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Marina Business Center
13160 Mindanao Way
Suite 240
Marina Del Rey
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
10 a.m. – 11:30 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
Beth Ayele
323-290-5100

Job Search Workshop – Marina Del Rey
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Marina Business Center
13160 Mindanao Way
Suite 240
Marina Del Rey
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Doors will close at 2 p.m.
Job seekers will learn skills, tips, and tools to become successful in their employment search.

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

For more information, call
Beth Ayele
323-290-5100

Employment Opportunity – Torrance
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Torrance Career Center
1220 Engracia Avenue
Torrance
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Doors will close at 10 a.m.
MAT Express will be recruiting for Customer Service Rep and Truck Driver Class A positions.

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

Résumé Workshop – Canoga Park
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department WorkSource
21010 Vanowen Street
Canoga Park
Thursday, August 24, 2017
9:30 a.m. – 12 noon
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
an EDD representative
818-596-4448

Job Search Workshop (Spanish) – El Monte
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
LA County America’s Job Center – Central San Gabriel Valley of California
11635 Valley Blvd
Suite G
El Monte
Thursday, August 24, 2017
8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
This workshop is conducted in Spanish. 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
Teresa Castilla-Perez
626-258-0365

Job Search Workshop (Spanish) – Huntington Park
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Hub Cities Career Center
2677 Zoe Avenue
1st Floor
Huntington Park
Thursday, August 24, 2017
8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
This workshop is conducted in Spanish. Job seekers will learn skills, tips, and tools to become successful in their employment search.

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

For more information, call
Francisco Avila
323-586-2227

Interview Workshop (Spanish) – Huntington Park
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Hub Cities Career Center
2677 Zoe Avenue
2nd Floor
Huntington Park
Thursday, August 24, 2017
2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
This workshop is conducted in Spanish. Topics include interview techniques, verbal communication, and body language. Bring a résumé and sample job description(s).

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

For more information, call
Francisco Avila
323-586-2227

Job Search Workshop – Inglewood
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Inglewood South Bay One Stop Business and Career Center 110 South La Brea Avenue Suite 301
Inglewood
Thursday, August 24, 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

Transferable Skills Workshop – Lancaster
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center of California
1420 West Avenue I
Lancaster
Thursday, August 24, 2017
9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Doors will close at 9 a.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

Job Search Workshop – Lancaster
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center of California
1420 West Avenue I
Lancaster
Thursday, August 24, 2017
1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Doors will close at 1:30 p.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
Bernice Orsborn
661-726-4128

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Orientation – Los Angeles
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Hollywood WorkSource Center
4311 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles
Thursday, August 24, 2017
2 p.m. – 3 p.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

CalJOBS Workshop (Spanish) – Los Angeles
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
East Los Angeles Employment and Business Center
5301 Whittier Blvd.
2nd Floor
Los Angeles
Thursday, August 24, 2017
1:30 p.m. – 3 p.m.
This workshop is conducted in Spanish.
The workshop will provide an overview of CalJOBS and help job seekers with job search skills.

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

For more information, call
Patricia Medel
323-271-3242

Veterans Employment Workshop – Marina Del Rey    United States Flag
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Marina Business Center
13160 Mindanao Way
Suite 240
Marina Del Rey
Thursday, August 24, 2017
9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Doors will close at 9 a.m.
Topics include job search techniques, labor market information, job referrals, and networking.

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

For more information, call
Beth Ayele
323-290-5100

Small Business Workshop – Marina Del Rey
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Marina Business Center
13160 Mindanao Way
Suite 240
Marina Del Rey
Thursday, August 24, 2017
10:30 a.m. – 12 noon

Doors will close at 10:30 a.m.
This workshop will provide information on starting your own business.

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

For more information, call
Beth Ayele
323-290-5100

Career Center Orientation – Marina Del Rey
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Marina Business Center
13160 Mindanao Way
Suite 240
Marina Del Rey
Thursday, August 24, 2017
11 a.m. – 12 noon

Doors will close at 11 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
Beth Ayele
323-290-5100

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Orientation – San Luis Obispo
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Business & Career One-Stop
880 Industrial Way
San Luis Obispo
Thursday, August 24, 2017
11 a.m. – 12 noon

Doors will close at 11 a.m.
This workshop will cover WIOA services. Topics include WIOA funded trainings and how to enroll.

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

For more information, call
Socorro Zill
805-903-1471

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Orientation – Santa Maria
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Workforce Resource Center
1410 South Broadway
Santa Maria
Thursday, August 24, 2017
2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Doors will close at 2 p.m.
This workshop will cover WIOA services. Topics include WIOA funded trainings and how to enroll.

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

For more information, call
Herbert Villa
805-614-1280

Employment Opportunity – Torrance
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Torrance Career Center
1220 Engracia Avenue
Torrance
Thursday, August 24, 2017
10 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Doors will close at 10 a.m.
Command Guards will be recruiting for Security Officer, Rover, and Field Supervisor positions.

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

Job Fair – Alhambra
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Almansor Court
700 South Almansor Street
Alhambra
Friday, August 25, 2017
9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Employers will be on hand to provide job seekers with valuable employment information.

For more information, call
Jennifer Chang
626-258-0365

Résumé Workshop – Glendale
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Verdugo Jobs Center
1255 South Central Avenue
Glendale
Friday, August 25, 2017
10 a.m. – 12 noon
Topics include how to develop 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, August 25, 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 Search Workshop (Spanish) – Inglewood
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Inglewood South Bay One Stop Business and Career Center
110 South La Brea Avenue
Suite 301
Inglewood CA 90301
Friday, August 25, 2017
1:30 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Doors will close at 1:30 p.m.
This workshop is conducted 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 Club Meeting – Lancaster
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center of California
1420 West Avenue I
Lancaster
Friday, August 25, 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

Interview Workshop – Los Angeles
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
5401 South Crenshaw Blvd.
Los Angeles
Friday, August 25, 2017
9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Doors will close at 9 a.m.
Topics include interview techniques, verbal communication, and body language.

Call 323-290-5100 to reserve a seat.

For more information, call
Laverne Daniels
323-290-5100 ext. 5284

Job Search Workshop – Los Angeles
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Hollywood WorkSource Center
4311 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles
Friday, August 25, 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

Interview Workshop – Pasadena
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Foothill Employment & Training Connection
1207 East Green Street
Pasadena
Friday, August 25, 2017
9 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Topics include interview techniques, verbal communication, and body language.

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

Job Search Workshop – West Covina
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
933 South Glendora Avenue
West Covina
Friday, August 25, 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

Resource Fair – Greenfield
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Patriot Park
1351 Oak Avenue
Greenfield
Sunday, August 27, 2017
10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
The Resource Fair will feature numerous agencies to provide valuable resource information.

For more information, call
Elsa Arroyo
831-796-3640