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Employment Development Department

Los Angeles/Coastal Region Job Fairs and Workshops


The Employment Development Department and America’s Job Center of CaliforniaSM (AJCC) partners offer 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, May 18, 2018
10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Topics include developing an effective résumé and composing cover and thank you letters.

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

Communication Workshop – Long Beach
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Career Transition Center
3447 Atlantic Avenue
Long Beach
Friday, May 18, 2018
9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Doors will close at 9 a.m.
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 and bring right to work documents.

For more information, call
Sade Washington
562-570-3658

CalJOBS Workshop – Los Angeles
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Hollywood WorkSource Center
4311 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles
Friday, May 18, 2018
9 a.m. – 10 a.m.
The workshop will provide an overview of CalJOBS and help job seekers develop résumés and online job search skills.

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

Job Search Workshop – Los Angeles
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Hollywood WorkSource Center
4311 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles
Friday, May 18, 2018
10 a.m. – 11 a.m.
The workshop will provide information on job search resources, labor market information, résumé writing, applications, and interviews.

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

Veterans Networking Group – Los Angeles    United States Flag
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
East Los Angeles Employment and Business Center
5301 Whittier Blvd.
2nd Floor
Los Angeles
Friday, May 18, 2018
10 a.m. – 12 noon
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
Kaniko Neighbors
323-271-3242

Résumé Workshop – Oxnard
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center of California
2901 North Ventura Road
Third Floor
Oxnard
Friday, May 18, 2018
8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Doors will close at 8:30 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
Ignacio Abeyta
805-288-8400

Job Club Meeting – Oxnard
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center of
California
2901 North Ventura Road
Third Floor
Oxnard
Friday, May 18, 2018
9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Doors will close at 9:30 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
Cathie Jimenez
805-288-3756

Job Search Workshop (Spanish) – Oxnard
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center of California
2901 North Ventura Road
Third Floor
Oxnard
Friday, May 18, 2018
1:30 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Doors will close at 1:30 p.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
Alma Nieto
805-288-8400

Job Search Workshop – Pasadena
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Foothill Employment & Training Connection
1207 East Green Street
Pasadena
Friday, May 18, 2018
10 a.m. – 12 noon
Job seekers will learn skills, tips, and tools to become successful in their employment search.

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, May 18, 2018
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
Ben Vuong
626-960-8952

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Orientation – Glendale
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Verdugo Jobs Center
1255 South Central Avenue
Glendale
Monday, May 21, 2018
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

Job Search Workshop (Mandarin) – Los Angeles
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
East Los Angeles Employment and Business Center
5301 Whittier Blvd.
Second Floor
Los Angeles
Monday, May 21, 2018
10:30 a.m. – 12 noon
This workshop is conducted in Mandarin. 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
Echo Lau
323-271-3242

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Orientation – Oxnard
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center of California
2901 North Ventura Road
Third Floor
Oxnard
Monday, May 21, 2018
8:30 a.m. – 10 a.m.
This workshop will cover WIOA services. Topics include WIOA-funded trainings and how to enroll.

For more information, call
an EDD representative
805-288-8400

Career Center Orientation – Pasadena
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Foothill Employment & Training Connection
1207 East Green Street
Pasadena
Monday, May 21, 2018
11 a.m. – 12 noon
This workshop 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, May 21, 2018
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.

For more information, call
Maria Saldana
626-960-1072

Career Center Orientation – Compton
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center of California
2909 East Pacific Commerce Drive
Compton
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
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, May 22, 2018
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

Basic Computer Workshop (Spanish) – Huntington Park
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Hub Cities Career Center
2677 Zoe Avenue
First Floor
Huntington Park
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
This workshop is conducted in Spanish. The workshop will help job seekers develop basic computer skills, create an email account, and conduct job searches.

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

For more information, call
Roberto Avila
323-586-2200

Communication Workshop – Long Beach
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Career Transition Center
3447 Atlantic Avenue
Long Beach
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
1:30 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Doors will close at 1:30 p.m.
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 and bring right to work documents.

For more information, call
Vincent Lawrence
562-570-3700

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Orientation – Los Angeles
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Hollywood WorkSource Center
4311 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
9 a.m. – 10 a.m.
This workshop will cover WIOA services. Topics include WIOA-funded trainings and how to enroll.

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

Job Search Workshop – Los Angeles
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
AADAP (Asian American Drug Abuse Program)
2900 Crenshaw Boulevard
Los Angeles
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
9 a.m. – 12 noon

Doors will close at 9 a.m.
Job seekers will learn skills, tips, and tools to become successful in their employment search.

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

Résumé Workshop – Los Angeles
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Hollywood WorkSource Center
4311 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
10 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Topics include how to develop an effective résumé and composing cover and thank you letters.

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, May 22, 2018
11 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
323-454-6100

Résumé Workshop – Pomona
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Goodwill of Southern California
264 East Monterey Avenue
Pomona
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
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
Julius Ekeomodi
626-814-8278

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Orientation – San Luis Obispo
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Business & Career One-Stop
880 Industrial Way
San Luis Obispo
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
1 p.m. – 2 p.m.

Doors will close at 1 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
an EDD representative
805-788-2696

Soft Skills Workshop – Santa Maria
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Workforce Resource Center
1410 South Broadway
Santa Maria
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
10:30 a.m. – 12 noon

Doors will close at 10:30 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.

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

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

Résumé Workshop – Canoga Park
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department WorkSource
21010 Vanowen Street
Canoga Park
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
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 – Canoga Park
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department WorkSource
21010 Vanowen Street
Canoga Park
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.
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
an EDD representative
818-596-4448

Résumé Workshop – Culver City
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
JVS West Los Angeles WorkSource Center
5446 Sepulveda Boulevard
Culver City
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
9 a.m. – 12 noon

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

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

Youth Employment Opportunity Program Orientation – Huntington Park
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Hub Cities Career Center
2677 Zoe Avenue
Second Floor
Huntington Park
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
The orientation presents an overview for youth, ages 14 to 24, of all job market workshops and youth services, and is the first step in the job-seeking process.

For more information, call
Christopher Olvera
323-586-2200

Small Business Workshop – Lancaster
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center of California
1420 West Avenue I
Lancaster
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Doors will close at 9:30 a.m.
The workshop will provide information on opportunities for small businesses. Topics include market information and financing alternatives.

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

For more information, call
Nimia Pascual
661-726-4128

Employment Opportunity – Lancaster
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center of California
1420 West Avenue I
Lancaster
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Doors will close at 9:30 a.m.
The Los Angeles Police Department will be recruiting for Police Officer positions.

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

For more information, call
Nimia Pascual
661-726-4128

Résumé Workshop (Self-Paced) – Los Angeles
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Hollywood WorkSource Center
4311 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
10 a.m. – 12 noon
This workshop offers job seekers the chance to create their résumés at their own pace while receiving professional feedback.

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

Veterans Networking Group – Huntington Park    United States Flag
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Hub Cities Career Center
2677 Zoe Avenue
Second Floor
Huntington Park
Thursday, May 24, 2018
8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Topics include job search techniques, labor market information, job referrals, and networking.

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

For more information, call
Nick Hopkins
323-586-2200

Interview Workshop – Huntington Park
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Hub Cities Career Center
2677 Zoe Avenue
Second Floor
Huntington Park
Thursday, May 24, 2018
2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Topics include interview techniques, verbal communication, and body language. Bring a résumé and sample job description.

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

For more information, call
William Briceno
323-586-2200

Job Search Workshop – Lancaster
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center of California
1420 West Avenue I
Lancaster
Thursday, May 24, 2018
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
Rosemary Valencia
661-726-4128

CalJOBS Workshop (Spanish) – Los Angeles
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
East Los Angeles Employment and Business Center
5301 Whittier Blvd.
Second Floor
Los Angeles
Thursday, May 24, 2018
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 develop résumés and online job search skills.

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

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

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Orientation – Los Angeles
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Hollywood WorkSource Center
4311 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles
Thursday, May 24, 2018
2 p.m. – 3 p.m.
This workshop will cover WIOA services. Topics include WIOA-funded trainings and how to enroll.

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

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Orientation – San Luis Obispo
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Business & Career One-Stop
880 Industrial Way
San Luis Obispo
Thursday, May 24, 2018
1 p.m. – 2 p.m.

Doors will close at 1 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
an EDD representative
805-788-2696

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Orientation – Santa Maria
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Workforce Resource Center
1410 South Broadway
Santa Maria
Thursday, May 24, 2018
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

CalJOBS Workshop – Los Angeles
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Hollywood WorkSource Center
4311 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles
Friday, May 25, 2018
9 a.m. – 10 a.m.
The workshop will provide an overview of CalJOBS and help job seekers develop résumés and online job search skills.

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

Job Search Workshop – Los Angeles
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Hollywood WorkSource Center
4311 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles
Friday, May 25, 2018
10 a.m. – 11 a.m.
The workshop will provide information on job search resources, labor market information, résumé writing, applications, and interviews.

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

Youth Employment Opportunity Program Orientation – Los Angeles
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
East Los Angeles Employment and Business Center
5301 Whittier Blvd.
Second Floor
Los Angeles
Friday, May 25, 2018
3 p.m. – 4 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.

For more information, call
Juan Saucedo
323-271-3242

Job Club Meeting – Oxnard
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center of California
2901 North Ventura Road
Third Floor
Oxnard
Friday, May 25, 2018
9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Doors will close at 9:30 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
Cathie Jimenez
805-288-3756

CalJOBS Workshop (Spanish) – Oxnard
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center of California
2901 North Ventura Road
Third Floor
Oxnard
Friday, May 25, 2018
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
Alma Nieto
805-288-8400

Interview Workshop – Pasadena
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Foothill Employment & Training Connection
1207 East Green Street
Pasadena
Friday, May 25, 2018
10 a.m. – 12 noon
Topics include interview techniques, verbal communication, and body language.

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

Job Search Workshop (Spanish) – West Covina
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
933 South Glendora Avenue
West Covina
Friday, May 25, 2018
9:30 a.m. – 12 noon
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
Maria Saldana
626-960-1072