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Employment Development Department

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

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Vet Connect – Bakersfield    United States Flag
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center of California – Bakersfield
1600 East Belle Terrace
Bakersfield
Friday, May 25, 2018
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 (Spanish) – Calexico
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Calexico One Stop Business and Employment Services
301 Heber Avenue
Calexico
Friday, May 25, 2018
9 a.m. – 10 a.m.
This workshop is conducted in Spanish. Topics include CalJOBS registration, labor market information, workers’ rights, heat illness prevention, and more.

For more information, call
Marisela Encinas
760-336-1327

Vet Connect – Indio    United States Flag
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Workforce Development Center
44199 Monroe Street
Indio
Friday, May 25, 2018
12:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Representatives will provide information on veteran benefits and services.

For more information, call
Clark Staehle
760-863-2608

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Orientation – Oceanside
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
North County Coastal Career Center
1949 Avenida del Oro
Suite 106
Oceanside
Friday, May 25, 2018
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

Employer Panel – San Diego
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
South Metro Career Center
4389 Imperial Avenue
San Diego
Friday, May 25, 2018
9 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Attend this Employer Panel to learn what employers are looking for when hiring.

For more information, call
Rosario Franco
619-266-4209

Vet Connect – Riverside    United States Flag
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Workforce Development Center
1325 Spruce Street
Riverside
Friday, May 25, 2018
10 a.m. – 12 noon
Representatives will provide information on veteran benefits and services.

For more information, call
Jason Gilbert
951-304-5431

Job Club Meeting – Anaheim
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
2450 East Lincoln Avenue
Suite 200
Anaheim
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
10 a.m. – 12 noon
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 – Bakersfield    United States Flag
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center of California – Bakersfield
1600 East Belle Terrace
Bakersfield
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
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

Coping with Unemployment Workshop (Spanish) – Blythe
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
One College Drive
PE Building
Blythe
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
9 a.m. – 12 noon
This workshop is conducted in Spanish. Topics include Unemployment Insurance issues, coping with stress, improving life skills, and opportunities for employment.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS.

For more information, call
Rosanna Becerra
760-640-3144

Job Search Workshop (Spanish) – Blythe
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
One College Drive
PE Building
Blythe
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
1 p.m. – 3 p.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.

For more information, call
Rosanna Becerra
760-640-3144

Computer Workshop (Internet) – Indio
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Workforce Development Center
44199 Monroe Street
Indio
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
9 a.m. – 12 noon
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
Felicia Simonsen
760-863-2662

Computer Workshop (Database) – Indio
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Workforce Development Center
44199 Monroe Street
Indio
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
This workshop will help job seekers develop intermediate database skills using Microsoft Access.

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

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

Career Exploration Workshop – Oceanside
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
North County Coastal Career Center
1949 Avenida del Oro
Suite 106
Oceanside
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Doors will close at 9:30 a.m.
Topics include identifying skills, researching labor market information, and developing career strategies.

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, May 29, 2018
2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Doors will close at 2 p.m.
The workshop will provide job seekers with 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, May 29, 2018
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

Basic Computer Workshop – Ridgecrest
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center
1400 North Norma Street
Suite 105
Ridgecrest
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
The workshop will help job seekers develop basic computer skills, create an email account, and conduct job searches.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS.

For more information, call
Tina Reyes
760-446-4907

Basic Computer Workshop – Ridgecrest
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center
1400 North Norma Street
Suite 105
Ridgecrest
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
3 p.m. – 4 p.m.
The workshop will help job seekers develop basic computer skills, create an email account, and conduct job searches.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS.

For more information, call
Tina Reyes
760-446-4907

Interview Workshop – Visalia
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Connection
4025 West Noble Avenue
Suite B
Visalia
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
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, May 29, 2018
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, May 30, 2018
10:30 a.m. – 12 noon
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
714-518-2315

Overcoming Barriers Workshop – Anaheim
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
2450 East Lincoln Avenue
Suite 200
Anaheim
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
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
714-518-2315

Résumé Workshop – Bakersfield
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center of California - Bakersfield
1600 East Belle Terrace
Bakersfield
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
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
Lizzy Ibarra
661-635-2611

Résumé Workshop (Spanish) – Blythe
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
One College Drive
PE Building
Blythe
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
This workshop is conducted in Spanish. Topics include developing an effective résumé and composing cover and thank you letters.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS.

For more information, call
Rosanna Becerra
760-640-3144

Job Club Meeting – Delano
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center of California – Delano
1816 Cecil Avenue
Delano
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
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

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Orientation Workshop – Indio
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Workforce Development Center
44199 Monroe Street
Indio
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 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
Felicia Simonsen
760-863-2662

Social Media Workshop (LinkedIn) – Oceanside
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
North County Coastal Career Center
1949 Avenida del Oro
Suite 106
Oceanside
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
1:30 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Doors will close at 1:30 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 setup, connections, and account settings and management.

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

Veterans Job Club Meeting – Ridgecrest    United States Flag
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center
1400 North Norma Street
Suite 105
Ridgecrest
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
10 a.m. – 11 a.m.
The Veterans Job Club is open to all veteran job seekers and offers new topics, networking, and/or guest speakers each week.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS.

For more information, call
Michael Smiley
760-446-4817

Résumé Workshop – Riverside
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Workforce Development Center
1325 Spruce Street
Riverside
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
8:30 a.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
Lena Salas
760-552-6535

Job Club Meeting – Riverside
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Workforce Development Center
1325 Spruce Street
Riverside
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
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 and bring right to work documents.

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, May 30, 2018
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, May 31, 2018
11 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.

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, May 31, 2018
9 a.m. – 10 a.m.
The Job Club Meeting 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
Lizzy Ibarra
661-635-2611

Interview Workshop (Spanish) – Blythe
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
One College Drive
PE Building
Blythe
Thursday, May 31, 2018
9 a.m. – 12 noon
This workshop is conducted in Spanish. Topics include interview techniques, verbal communication, and body language.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS.

For more information, call
Rosanna Becerra
760-640-3144

Personal Accountability Workshop (Spanish) – Blythe
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
One College Drive
PE Building
Blythe
Thursday, May 31, 2018
1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
This workshop is conducted in Spanish. This workshop will provide job seekers with information and tools on personal responsibility, overcoming challenges, and maintaining a positive attitude while searching for employment.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS.

For more information, call
Rosanna Becerra
760-640-3144

Interview Workshop – Fresno
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Employment Development Department
3302 North Blackstone Avenue
Suite 225
Fresno
Thursday, May 31, 2018
9 a.m. – 10 a.m.
Topics include interview techniques, verbal communication, and body language.

Prior registration required. Register at CalJOBS.

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

Career Training Workshop – Indio
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Workforce Development Center
44199 Monroe Street
Indio
Thursday, May 31, 2018
2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
This mini group session provides information on local employment and training resources and other educational opportunities available to meet career goals.

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

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

Desk Coaching – Irvine
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Orange County One-Stop Center
17891 Cartwright Road
Irvine
Thursday, May 31, 2018
10 a.m. – 11 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 CalJOBS and bring right to work documents.

For more information, call
an EDD representative
949-341-8025

CalJOBS Workshop – Irvine
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Orange County One-Stop Center
17891 Cartwright Road
Irvine
Thursday, May 31, 2018
2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
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
Charles Patterson
949-341-8059

Job Club Meeting – Ridgecrest
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
America’s Job Center
1400 North Norma Street
Suite 105
Ridgecrest
Thursday, May 31, 2018
10 a.m. – 11 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
Tina Reyes
760-446-4907

Interview Workshop – Victorville
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
High Desert Employment Resource Center
17310 Bear Valley Road
Suite 109
Victorville
Thursday, May 31, 2018
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, June 1, 2018
8:30 a.m. – 12 noon
Representatives will provide information on veteran benefits and services.

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

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Orientation – Oceanside
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
North County Coastal Career Center
1949 Avenida del Oro
Suite 106
Oceanside
Friday, June 1, 2018
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

Vet Connect – Riverside    United States Flag
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
Workforce Development Center
1325 Spruce Street
Riverside
Friday, June 1, 2018
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Representatives will provide information on veteran benefits and services.

For more information, call
Jason Gilbert
951-304-5431

CalJOBS Workshop (Spanish) – San Bernardino
LocationDate/TimeOther Information
San Bernardino Employment Resource Center
658 East Brier Drive
Suite 100
San Bernardino
Friday, June 1, 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
Mary Mabry
909-382-0435