EASTBAY Works One Stop Career Centers offer free services to employers in 14 locations throughout Contra Costa and Alameda Counties. Employers can post job orders and connect with qualified employees through customized on-site recruitment. Information is also available on regional and specialized job fairs, tax credits and other hiring incentives, as well as on-the-job training opportunities.
The California Employers Association developed a "Free" Human Resource Hotline to answer common employment question which may protect your business from costly fines and penalties. Common questions may include: What forms are required by law to complete when I hire a new employee? or Can my employee work through lunch if I provide lunch? or What is the legal process to terminate an employee? We all have questions, why not get the answers for free, call 1(800) 399-5331.
California's Employment Development Department's (EDD) Job Service has a primary purpose to facilitate the match between employers and qualified workers. While continuing its traditional function as the state's labor exchange, EDD's approach is geared to meet the challenges of the 21st century with increased efficiency and continuously improved customer service. CalJOBS plays a vital role in meeting that challenge. CalJOBSprovides an automated, easy-to-use system for personal computers. The system serves employers who want to fill job openings and individuals seeking employment. For more information, click here.
The Workforce Development Board supports the growth of the local economy. Utilizing a variety of strategies, the Board helps “grow” small businesses, supports larger, existing businesses in increasing productivity and improving their bottom line, and assists economic development in attracting new businesses to the county.
Economic DevelopmentBusiness Concierge ServiceJill BergmanEconomic Development ManagerT (925) 314-3369
T (925) 314-3326
Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Not quite sure which business resource is needed for your business? Contact our “Business Concierge” to discuss your business type and we will help direct you to the appropriate business resources/organization.