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Employment Development Department
Employment Development Department

Southern 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: Fresno, Imperial, Inyo, Kern, Kings, Madera, Mono, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, and Tulare.

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Veterans Job Search Workshop – Anaheim    United States Flag
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
2450 East Lincoln Avenue
Suite 200
Anaheim
Friday, August 18, 2017
8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
The workshop will provide information on veteran services, job search techniques, résumé writing, and more.

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

For more information, call an
EDD representative
714-518-2315

Résumé Review Workshop – Fresno
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
2555 South Elm Avenue
Fresno
Friday, August 18, 2017
10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
This workshop offers professional and personalized feedback on the job seeker’s résumé. Bring your résumé.

For more information, call
Luisa Zuniga
559-445-6747

Veterans Networking Group – Indio    United States Flag
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Workforce Development Center
44199 Monroe Street
Indio
Friday, August 18, 2017
8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Topics include job search techniques, labor market information, job referrals, networking and more.

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

For more information, call
Clark Staehle
760-863-2608
or
Wanda West
760-863-2547

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Orientation – Oceanside
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
North County Coastal Career Center
1949 Avenida del Oro
Suite 106
Oceanside
Friday, August 18, 2017
2 p.m. – 3 p.m.

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

For more information, call
Mary Jean Newcomer
760-414-3526

Veterans Job Search Workshop – Rancho Cucamonga    United States Flag
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Rancho Cucamonga Employment Resource Center
9650 9th Street
Rancho Cucamonga
Friday, August 18, 2017
8:30 a.m. – 12 noon
The workshop will provide information on veteran services, job search techniques, résumé writing, and more.

For more information, call
Carl Reed
909-948-6610

State Employment Workshop – San Diego
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
South Metro Career Center
4389 Imperial Avenue
San Diego
Friday, August 18, 2017
2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
The workshop provides information on the state job application process, veterans’ preference, and job interview techniques.

For more information, call
Xiomara Wardrope
619-266-4262

Veterans Job Search Workshop – Visalia    United States Flag
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Connection
4025 West Noble Avenue
Suite B
Visalia
Friday, August 18, 2017
9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
This workshop will provide information on veteran services, job search techniques, résumé writing, and more.

For more information, call
Scott Kilgore
559-713-5152

Desk Coaching Session – Anaheim
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
2450 East Lincoln Avenue
Suite 200
Anaheim
Monday, August 21, 2017
9 a.m. – 10 a.m.
Staff will conduct one-on-one review of the job seeker’s work search progress and offer professional feedback. Job seekers will learn skills, tips, and tools to become successful in their employment search.

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

For more information, call
an EDD representative
714-518-2315

Employment Opportunity – Anaheim
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
2450 East Lincoln Avenue
Suite 200
Anaheim
Monday, August 21, 2017
10 a.m. – 12 noon
Main Street Restaurant will be recruiting for cooks, bartenders, waiters, and waitresses.

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

For more information, call
an EDD representative
714-518-2315

Interview Workshop – Fresno
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
3302 North Blackstone Avenue
Suite 225
Fresno
Monday, August 21, 2017
10 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Topics include interview techniques, verbal communication, and body language.

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

For more information, call
Judy Clifton
559-230-4067

Stress Management Workshop – Indio
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Workforce Development Center
44199 Monroe Street
Indio
Monday, August 21, 2017
9 a.m. – 12 noon
Topics include stress management and positive thinking.

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

For more information, call
Felicia Simonsen
760-863-2662

Career Exploration Workshop – Indio
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Workforce Development Center
44199 Monroe Street
Indio
Monday, August 21, 2017
1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Topics include identifying skills, researching labor market information, and developing career strategies.

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

For more information, call
Felicia Simonsen
760-863-2662

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Orientation – Oceanside
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
North County Coastal Career Center
1949 Avenida del Oro
Suite 106
Oceanside
Monday, August 21, 2017
9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Doors will close at 9:30 a.m.
This workshop will cover WIOA services. Topics include WIOA funded trainings and how to enroll.

For more information, call
Mary Jean Newcomer
760-414-3526

Job Club Meeting – Rancho Cucamonga
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Rancho Cucamonga Employment Resource Center
9650 9th Street
Rancho Cucamonga
Monday, August 21, 2017
9 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
The Networking Unlimited Job Club is open to all job seekers and offers new topics and networking, and/or guest speakers each week.

For more information, call
Tanya Coker
909-948-6630

Computer Workshop (Word Processing) – Riverside
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Workforce Development Center
1325 Spruce Street
Riverside
Monday, August 21, 2017
8:30 a.m. – 12 noon
This workshop will help job seekers develop intermediate word processing skills using Microsoft Word.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS.

For more information, call
Sylvia Angel
951-955-2213

Vet Connect – San Diego    United States Flag
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
South Metro Career Center
4389 Imperial Avenue
San Diego
Monday, August 21, 2017
10:30 a.m. – 12 noon
Representatives will provide information on veteran benefits and services.

For more information, call
William Taylor
619-266-4244

Job Club Meeting – Anaheim
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
2450 East Lincoln Avenue
Suite 200
Anaheim
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
9 a.m. – 11 a.m.
The Networking Job Club is open to all job seekers 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
an EDD representative
714-518-2315

Veterans Job Club Meeting – Bakersfield    United States Flag
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center of California – Bakersfield
1600 East Belle Terrace
Bakersfield
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
9 a.m. – 10 a.m.
The Veterans Job Club is open to all veteran job seekers and offers new topics, networking, and/or guest speakers each week.

For more information, call
Rey Locquiao
661-635-2621

Veterans Job Club Meeting – Delano    United States Flag
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center of California – Delano
1816 Cecil Avenue
Delano
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
2 p.m. – 3 p.m.
The Veterans Job Club is open to all veteran job seekers and offers new topics, networking, and/or guest speakers each week.

Register at CalJOBS.
For more information, call
Richard Baca
661-721-5814

Job Club Orientation – Fresno
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
3302 North Blackstone Avenue
Suite 225
Fresno
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
10 a.m. – 12 noon
This workshop will provide an overview of the Experience Unlimited Job Club, including the benefits and requirements of becoming a member.

For more information, call
Cathie Beers
559-230-4110

Youth Employment Opportunity Program (YEOP) Orientation – Fresno
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
3302 North Blackstone Avenue
Suite 225
Fresno
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
11 a.m. – 12 noon
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
Cathie Beers
559-230-4110

Résumé Workshop – Indio
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Workforce Development Center
44199 Monroe Street
Indio
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
9 a.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
Felicia Simonsen
760-863-2662

Soft Skills Workshop – Oceanside
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
North County Coastal Career Center
1949 Avenida del Oro
Suite 106
Oceanside
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Doors will close at 9:30 a.m.
This workshop will provide information on soft skills - personal qualities, habits, and attitudes that make a good employee and can be an indicator of job performance. Learn how to use your soft skills to enhance your interview techniques and career development.

For more information, call
Mary Jean Newcomer
760-414-3526

Résumé Workshop (Self-Paced) – Oceanside
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
North County Coastal Career Center
1949 Avenida del Oro
Suite 106
Oceanside
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Doors will close at 1:30 p.m.
This workshop offers job seekers the chance to create their résumés at their own pace while receiving professional feedback.

For more information, call
Mary Jean Newcomer
760-414-3526

Communication Workshop – Oceanside
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
North County Coastal Career Center
1949 Avenida del Oro
Suite 106
Oceanside
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
3 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Doors will close at 3 p.m.
The workshop will provide job seekers information on maintaining a positive attitude and communicating with confidence while searching for employment.

For more information, call
Mary Jean Newcomer
760-414-3526

Job Club Meeting – Porterville
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Connection
1063 West Henderson Avenue
Porterville
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
9 a.m. – 10 a.m.
The Job Club Connection is open to all job seekers and offers new topics, networking, and/or guest speakers each week.

For more information, call
Sonne Nieto
559-788-1389

Communication Workshop – Riverside
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Workforce Development Center
1325 Spruce Street
Riverside
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
8:30 a.m. – 12 noon
The workshop will provide job seekers information on maintaining a positive attitude and communicating with confidence while searching for employment.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS.

For more information, call
Sylvia Angel
951-955-2213

Job Search Workshop – Victorville
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
High Desert Employment Resource Center
17310 Bear Valley Road
Suite 109
Victorville
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
1:30 p.m. – 3:30 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 County of San Bernardino.

For more information, call
Lena Salas
760-552-6535

Interview Workshop – Visalia
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Connection
4025 West Noble Avenue
Suite B
Visalia
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Topics include interview techniques, verbal communication, and body language.
Bring a résumé and sample job description(s).

For more information, call
Cecilia Alaniz
559-713-5150

Job Club Meeting – Visalia
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Connection
4025 West Noble Avenue
Suite B
Visalia
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
10 a.m. – 12 noon
The Job Club Connection is open to all job seekers and offers new topics, networking, and/or guest speakers each week.

For more information, call
Yesenia Armas
559-713-5150

Job Search Workshop – Anaheim
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
2450 East Lincoln Avenue
Suite 200
Anaheim
Wednesday, August 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. Register at CalJOBS and bring right to work documents.

For more information, call
714-518-2315
for an EDD represenastive

Résumé Workshop – Bakersfield
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center of California – Bakersfield
1600 East Belle Terrace
Bakersfield
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Topics include developing an effective résumé and composing cover and thank you letters.

For more information, call
Lizzette Ibarra
661-635-2611

Job Club Meeting – Delano
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
American Job Center of California – Delano
1815 Cecil Avenue
Delano
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
9:30 a.m. – 10 a.m.
The Job Club Connection is open to all job seekers and offers new topics, networking, and/or guest speakers each week.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS.
For more information, call
Carolyn Rivera
661-721-5823

Interview Workshop – Indio
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Workforce Development Center
44199 Monroe Street
Indio
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Topics include interview techniques, verbal communication, and body language.

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

For more information, call
Felicia Simonsen
760-863-2662

Mock Interview Workshop – Oceanside
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
North County Coastal Career Center
1949 Avenida del Oro
Suite 106
Oceanside
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
8:30 a.m. – 12 noon

Doors will close at 8:30 a.m.
Staff will conduct (videotaped) one-on-one mock interviews with interested job seekers.

Prior registration required. Call 760-414-3526 to register.

For more information, call
MaryJean Newcomer
760-414-3526

Job Club Meeting – Riverside
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Workforce Development Center
1325 Spruce Street
Riverside
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
10 a.m. – 12 noon
The Networking Unlimited Job Club is open to all job seekers and offers new topics and networking, and/or guest speakers each week.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS.

For more information, call
Sylvia Angel
951-955-2213

Résumé Workshop – Victorville
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
High Desert Employment Resource Center
17310 Bear Valley Road
Suite 109
Victorville
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
9 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Topics include developing an effective résumé and composing cover and thank you letters.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS and County of San Bernardino.

For more information, call
Lena Salas
760-552-6535

Job Club Orientation – Anaheim
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
2450 East Lincoln Avenue
Suite 200
Anaheim
Thursday, August 24, 2017
10 a.m. – 11 a.m.
This workshop will provide an overview of the Experience Unlimited Job Club, including the benefits and requirements of becoming a member.

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

For more information, call
an EDD representative
714-518-2315

Job Search Workshop – Anaheim
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
2450 East Lincoln Avenue
Suite 200
Anaheim
Thursday, August 24, 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. Register at CalJOBS and bring right to work documents.

For more information, call

an EDD representative

714-518-2315

Job Club Meeting – Bakersfield
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center of California – Bakersfield
1600 East Belle Terrace
Bakersfield
Thursday, August 24, 2017
9 a.m. – 10 a.m.
The Job Club Connection is open to all job seekers and offers new topics, networking, and/or guest speakers each week.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS.
For more information, call
Lizzette Ibarra
661-635-2611

Personal Accountability Workshop – Indio
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Workforce Development Center
44199 Monroe Street
Indio
Thursday, August 24, 2017
9 a.m. – 12 noon
This workshop will provide job seekers information and tools on personal responsibility, overcoming challenges, and maintaining a positive attitude while searching for employment.

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

For more information, call
Felicia Simonsen
760-863-2662

Vet Connect – Indio    United States Flag
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Workforce Development Center
44199 Monroe Street
Indio
Thursday, August 24, 2017
12:30 p.m. – 3:30 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
Clark Staehle
760-863-2608
or
Wanda West
760-863-2547

Career Training Workshop – Indio
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Workforce Development Center
44199 Monroe Street
Indio
Thursday, August 24, 2017
2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
The workshop will help job seekers identify training opportunities.

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

For more information, call
Felicia Simonsen
760-863-2662

Salary Negotiation Workshop – Oceanside
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
North County Coastal Career Center
1949 Avenida del Oro
Suite 106
Oceanside
Thursday, August 24, 2017
9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Doors will close at 9:30 a.m.
Learn to negotiate your salary and benefits effectively.

For more information, call
Mary Jean Newcomer
760-414-3526

Overcoming Barriers Workshop – Oceanside
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
North County Coastal Career Center
1949 Avenida del Oro
Suite 106
Oceanside
Thursday, August 24, 2017
10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Doors will close at 10 a.m.
This workshop will prepare ex-offenders to re-enter the job market.

For more information, call
Patricia Coladonato
760-414-3521

Labor Market Information Workshop – Oceanside
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
North County Coastal Career Center
1949 Avenida del Oro
Suite 106
Oceanside
Thursday, August 24, 2017
1:30 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Doors will close at 1:30 p.m.
Strengthen your job search by learning about labor market growth projections and career exploration resources.

For more information, call
Mary Jean Newcomer
760-414-3526

CalJOBS Workshop – Rancho Cucamonga
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Rancho Cucamonga Employment Resource Center
9650 9th Street
Rancho Cucamonga
Thursday, August 24, 2017
1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
The workshop will provide an overview of CalJOBS and help job seekers develop résumés and online job search skills.

For more information, call
Jackie Jimerson
909-941-6500

Job Club Meeting – Ridgecrest
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center
1400 North Norma Street
Suite 105
Ridgecrest
Thursday, August 24, 2017
10 a.m. – 12 noon
The Job Club Connection is open to all job seekers and offers new topics, networking, and/or guest speakers each week.

Register at CalJOBS.

For more information, call
Tina Reyes
760-446-2595

Mock Interview Workshop – Riverside
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Workforce Development Center
1325 Spruce Street
Riverside
Thursday, August 24, 2017
9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Staff will conduct videotaped one-on-one mock interviews with interested job seekers.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS.

For more information, call
Sylvia Angel
951-955-2213

Job Club Meeting (Spanish) – Riverside
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Workforce Development Center
1325 Spruce Street
Riverside
Thursday, August 24, 2017
10 a.m. – 12 noon
This workshop is conducted in Spanish. The Job Club Connection is open to all job seekers and offers new topics and networking, and/or guest speakers each week.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS.

For more information, call
Sylvia Angel
951-955-2213

Résumé Workshop – San Bernardino
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
San Bernardino Employment Resource Center
658 East Brier Drive
Suite 100
San Bernardino
Thursday, August 24, 2017
9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Doors will close at 9:15 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
Mary Mabry
909-382-0435

Interview Workshop – Victorville
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
High Desert Employment Resource Center
17310 Bear Valley Road
Suite 109
Victorville
Thursday, August 24, 2017
1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Topics include interview techniques, verbal communication, and body language.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS and County of San Bernardino.

For more information, call
Lena Salas
760-552-6535

Vet Connect – Bakersfield    United States Flag
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center of California – Bakersfield
1600 East Belle Terrace
Bakersfield
Friday, August 25, 2017
8:30 a.m. – 12 noon
Representatives will provide information on veteran benefits and services.

For more information, call
Reynaldo Locquiao
661-635-2621

Informational Workshop for Migrant Seasonal Farm Workers (MSFW) (Spanish) – Blythe
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
One College Drive
PE Building
Blythe
Friday, August 25, 2017
9 a.m. – 12 noon
This workshop is conducted in Spanish. Topics include CalJOBS registration, labor market information, workers’ rights, heat illness prevention, and more.

For more information, call
Olivia Rangel
760-640-3144

Job Search Workshop (Spanish) – Fresno
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
3302 North Blackstone Avenue
Suite 225
Fresno
Friday, August 25, 2017
9 a.m. – 11 a.m.
This workshop will be 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
Karina Blancas
559-230-4134

Résumé Review Workshop – Fresno
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
2555 South Elm Avenue
Fresno
Friday, August 25, 2017
10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
This workshop offers professional and personalized feedback on the job seeker’s résumé. Bring your résumé.

For more information, call
Luisa Zuniga
559-445-6747

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Orientation – Oceanside
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
North County Coastal Career Center
1949 Avenida del Oro
Suite 106
Oceanside
Friday, August 25, 2017
2 p.m. – 3 p.m.

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

For more information, call
Mary Jean Newcomer
760-414-3526

CalJOBS Workshop (Spanish) – San Bernardino
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
San Bernardino Employment Resource Center
658 East Brier Drive
Suite 100
San Bernardino
Friday, August 25, 2017
1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.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
Mary Mabry
909-382-0435