Job Resources

Job Resources

Kings County Job Training Office
124 N. Irwin St.
Hanford, CA 93230
559-585-3532
www.kingsworkforce.org

EDD Hanford
559-585-3542

Placement Pros
106 E. 7th Street
Hanford CA, 93230
559-582-2700

First Source Staffing
630 N. Irwin St.
Hanford, CA 93230
559-585-0661

Owens Valley Career Development
377 Hill Street
Lemoore CA, 93230
559-925-0100

Job Resources

Career Services Center:
http://www.careerservicescenter.com/
661-325-4473

Southeast 
1600 E Belle Terrace
Bakersfield, CA 93307
661-325-HIRE
Mon-Thurs 7:30am - 5pm
Fri 8am - 5pm     Delano 

Delano
1816 Cecil Ave
Delano, CA 93215
661-721-5800
Mon-Fri 8am - 5pm

Lamont
8300 Segrue St.
Lamont, CA 93241
661-635-4029
Mon-Fri 8am - 12pm

Shafter 
113 N Central Valley Hwy
Shafter, CA 93263
661-746-8400
Mon-Fri 8am - 5pm

Kern County Jobs First
Kern County Department of Human Services
100 E. California Avenue, Bakersfield, CA
Mon-Fri 8am-5pm
(661) 631-6000

Employers’ Training Resource
2001-28th St.
Bakersfield, CA 93301
(661) 324-9675
Employers' Training Resource (ETR) administers workforce training to individuals who qualify in Kern, Inyo, and Mono Counties. Training in bookkeeping, general clerical, auto mechanics, pharmacy technician and more.

Job Resources

The Employment Development Department (EDD) is part of the Labor and Workforce Development Agency of the executive branch of the State of California.[1] EDD offers a variety of services to millions of Californians under the Job Service, Unemployment Insurance, Disability Insurance, Workforce Investment, and Labor Market Information programs. One of the largest California state departments, EDD has nearly 10,000 employees providing services at more than 400 locations. EDD employees provide many services, including:

  • Assisting California employers in meeting their labor needs.
  • Helping California job seekers obtain employment.
  • Administering the federally funded workforce investment programs for adults, dislocated workers, and youth.
  • Assisting the disadvantaged and welfare-to-work recipients to become self-sufficient.
  • Helping unemployed and disabled workers by administering the Unemployment Insurance and Disability Insurance programs.
  • Supporting state activities and benefit programs by collecting and administering employment-related taxes.
  • Providing comprehensive labor market information.
  • Find an Employment Development Department near you:
    http://www.edd.ca.gov/office_locator/
    What is CalWORKS' Welfare to Work program?
    http://www.cdss.ca.gov/cdssweb/PG141.htm
    Learn about the different steps to finding a new job, switching careers, or simply learn how to network within your field: http://jobsearch.about.com/