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General Agency Information
Name:Santa Cruz Career Center
Alternate Name(s):America’s Job Centers of California
Santa Cruz County WIB
Workforce Santa Cruz County Satellite Career Center Santa Cruz
Address:350 Encinal St..
Santa Cruz, CA  95060
Driving Directions
Primary Phone:831-600-0211
Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:Monday-Friday 8:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Description:The Santa Cruz, Watsonville, and San Luis Obispo Career Centers are affiliated with the America’s Job Centers of California network, These WIA Title I-financially assisted programs/activities are equal opportunity employer/programs. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.
Programs:Workforce Santa Cruz County (WFSCC) is a partnership of local organizations that serve job seekers and businesses in the community and offers four (4) conveniently located Career Centers plus the online Virtual Career Center..

WFSCC's network of Career Centers offer an array of no cost services for businesses, employees, and job seekers. Workforce Santa Cruz County is overseen by the Workforce Investment Board of Santa Cruz County.
Services for Business

On-the-Job Training: Up to 3-6 month reimbursement of trainee’s salary to place job seekers in permanent, full-time employment.
Applicant Recruitment & Screening to help your business fill its open jobs.
Employee Retention Services: A confidential service through the Small Business Development Center to assist business to keep doors open and retain employees.
Training Existing Staff funds to cover the costs to train existing employees.
Referrals to partner services.
Additional recruitment & retention services are available at the Online Virtual Career Center

Services for Job Seekers
(Some may require eligibility for a specific organization and/or program.)

Career Counseling to help you secure your next job;
Online job postings;
Occupational training in high demand occupations with projected job growth;
On-the-Job training;
Online training;
Labor market information;
Self-service computers for job search;
Job search workshops;
Access to EDD Unemployment Insurance phone lines.

Languages other than English:Spanish
Accommodations for Disabled:Parking & Wheelchair Access
Public Transportation:Available Within One Block
Eligibility:Open to All
Areas Served:Santa Cruz County
Related Agencies
Parent Agency:Goodwill Central Coast
Subject Headings
 Career Development
Job Finding Assistance
Job Search/Placement
Private Nonprofits
Resume Preparation Assistance
This record last modified April 11, 2016