Job Seekers

Helping you start or enhance your career

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Employment and Training Assistance

Job seekers, now is as good a time as any to get some assistance in preparing for new career, learning new skills, or getting advice from a Career Coach about the next step in your career. The following WIOA services are now being offered virtually due to the pandemic:

  • Workshops - WIOA Title I eligibility, job searching, resume development, interviewing skills, and networking.
  • Case Managment and Coaching for WIOA enrolled individuals 
  • Employer Connections to job fairs and employment 
  • Occupational Training through Individual Training Account (ITA) program or On-the-Job-Training (OJT) program for WIOA-eligible clients.

Save time by registering on CalJOBS today and learn about upcoming virtual workshops offered by our Career Services Providers. Find contact information and service locations below:

Eden Area America’s Job Center of California (AJCC):

Address:
24100 Amador Street, 3rd Floor |  Hayward, CA 94544
Contact: 
Phone: (510) 670-5700 |  Website |  Email      
Hours
Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday: 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Friday: 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Saturday-Sunday: Closed

Tri-Cities Career Center at Ohlone College:
Address:
39399 Cherry Street - Room 1211 |  Newark, CA 94560
Contact:
Phone: (510) 742-2323 |  Website |  Email 
Hours:
Monday – Friday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm (currently/temporarily only available virtually)

Premier Career Services:
Address:

39833 Paseo Padre Parkway, Suite A |   Fremont, CA 94538                           
Hours: (appointment only)
Contact:
Phone: (510) 248-4955  | Email                                                   

College of Alameda Career Center:

Address:
555 Ralph Appezzato Memorial Parkway, Portable P | Alameda, California 94501
Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:30 am - 5:30 pm (virtual only)
Contact: Phone: (510) 748-2399|  Website |  Email

Tri-Valley Career Center:

Address: 5860 Owens Drive, 3rd Floor |  Pleasanton, CA 94588  
Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm (virtual only)
Contact: Phone: (925) 416-5108  |   Website |  Email

FREE Online Training

FREE Online training is provided by the Alameda County Workforce Development Board, through Metrix Online (SkillUp Alameda)!

Acquire new skills or enhance existing skills, and improve your career prospects and promotional opportunities! You can also earn industry-recognized certificates that highlight your achievements among employers. Metrix also has game-based learning modules to keep learning fun and interesting!

Register if you are new to Metrix or log-on to continue learning!

Targeted Job Seeker Services

English Language Learners or immigrant job seekers:
International Rescue Committee
Address:
440 Grand Ave, Suite 500  |  Oakland, California 94610
Hours: (virtual only)
Contact: Phone: (510) 458-0185 | Website |  Email

Job seekers with disabilities:
Premier Career Services:
Address:
39833 Paseo Padre Parkway, Suite A  |  Fremont, CA 94538
Contact:
Phone: (510) 248-4955  |  Email

Justice-Involved/Re-entry job seekers, please contact:
Stefanie Bradshaw
Contact: (510) 748-2399 |   Email  

Charles Turner
Contact: (510) 507-6591  |   Email  

Other Resources

Youth and young adults, find service locations to get connected to mentoring, job search assistance, occupational training, and more!

Learn about immediate job openings, internet access, food access, and financial assistance at: Other Job Seeker Resources.

Learn how our service providers boost confidence and support people looking for their next career opportunity through these job seeker success stories!