Employers/Businesses Frequently Asked Questions
Yes, EDD is a partner in the America’s Job Center of CaliforniaSM (AJCC) system that provides Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act job training and employment services to adults and youth.
The Employment Training Panel (ETP) is a business and labor supported State agency that assists employers in strengthening their competitive edge by providing funds to off-set the costs of job skills training necessary to maintain high-performance workplaces.
The EDD’s online job center, CalJOBSSM, is where employers can post job openings and search for qualified candidates. Job seekers can view job openings and contact you according to the instructions provided on the job listing. Employers can self-register or, if preferred, staff at an America’s Job Center of CaliforniaSM (AJCC) can assist with entering new job openings and recruitment for qualified workers.
Work Opportunity Tax Credit
Yes, under the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC) program, an employer may receive a tax credit of up to $9,000 ($1,500 for summer youth) for each employee hired from a targeted group.