Job Search Tools
Job seekers can find different resources in LA County AJCCs, and many of them are available here. The virtual offerings include access to job openings, skills assessments, and labor market information.
Latest Job Openings *NEW*
California recently launched OnwardCA, a one stop resource for people impacted by job loss during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Last updated on: 03/31/2020
The CalJOBS is a virtual job center that gives you online access to thousands openings and tools to help you manage your career.
Labor Market Information
Explore a new career, compare occupational profiles, or find out what jobs are the most in demand in your local area by leveraging the Labor Marketing Information provided by the EDD.
Additional Skills Enhancement Tools:*
*Please note that these sites are not officially associated with or endorsed by the County of Los Angeles and are suggestions of useful resources.
Business Support Tools
LA County AJCCs are here to help your business thrive in our rapidly changing economy. Whether you are a small business owner or an established company, here are some comprehensive guides and tools to help you with support services offered to you by the County.
LA County Business Solutions Portfolio
We have designed a comprehensive guide to all the resources available to help you start, manage, and grow your business. Inside this portfolio you will find descriptions of business support programs and services, website links to additional information, and contact information to get you to the right place. Download your free copy here.
LA County Economic Development Corp.
LAEDC’s Business Assistance team offers confidential, free-of-charge consulting to large and small, domestic and international businesses across all industry sectors. We help businesses and key industries overcome challenges so they can grow and hire, including layoff aversion programs.
Rapid Response Program
Employers planning a closure or major layoffs can get help through the Rapid Response program. Rapid Response teams will meet with you to discuss your needs, help avert future layoffs, and provide immediate on-site services to assist workers facing job losses, including information about unemployment benefits, Trade Adjustment Assistance Act benefits, COBRA benefits, and re-employment services available through the America’s Job Center of California (AJCC) system.
Our AJCCs can connect you with several resources to help you get on your feet before getting on your path to employment. Whatever you need, the AJCC will assist you with your search (even if it’s not for a job – yet!).
|Name of Resource||Description||Resource Link|
|Business Resource Guide||COVID-19 FAQs for Employers||Click here to access the employer resource guide in English. Click here for Spanish.|
|Employee Resource Guide||COVID-19 FAQs for Employees||Click here to access the employee resource guide in English. Click here for Spanish.|
|Homeless Engagement and Response Team||HEART staff are dedicated to operating the Los Angeles County Homeless Court Citation Clinic. The Clinic assists adults who are experiencing homelessness, or veterans in need of services to resolve eligible traffic tickets and pedestrian citations through community obligation hours instead of fines and fees.||https://communityjusticeinitiative.wordpress.com/heart/|
|LA Conservation Corps||LA Conservation Corps is a social enterprise with multiple locations across Los Angeles. Their mission is to provide at -risk young adults and school -aged youth with opportunities for success through job skills training, education and work experience with an emphasis on conservation and service projects that benefit the community.||https://www.lacorps.org/|
|LA DOT - The Community Assistance Parking Program||The Community Assistance Parking Program (CAPP) is a City approved pilot program, which allows homeless individuals the option to perform community or support service in lieu of paying for a parking citation.||https://ladot.lacity.org/what-we-do/parking|
|Los Angeles Mission||Los Angeles Mission Is Among The Nation's Largest Service Providers To The Homeless.||https://give.losangelesmission.org|
|LAHSA||The Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority is the region's primary organization in the fight against homelessness.||https://www.lahsa.org/|
|Los Angeles Regional Food Bank||Since 1973, the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank has worked to mobilize resources in the community to alleviate hunger.||https://www.lafoodbank.org/
Click here for more information on the next Mobile Food Pantry event.
|North Hollywood Interfaith Food Pantry||The North Hollywood Interfaith Food Pantry is a viable demonstration to the Valley and to our City illustrating that people of religious diversity can, and, do come together on the common ground of serving those needing assistance.||https://nhifp.org/|
|Social Security Administration - Representative Payee Program||The Rep Payee program is a free service that helps you budget your social security administration (SSA) benefits||https://www.ssa.gov/payee/|
|Union Rescue Mission||Helping men, women, and children escape the streets of Skid Row through food, shelter, education, counseling, and long-term recovery programs.||https://urm.org|
|United Way||United Way of America, based in Alexandria, Virginia, is a nonprofit organization that works with almost 1,200 local United Way offices throughout the country in a coalition of charitable organizations to pool efforts in fundraising and support.||https://www.unitedwayla.org|
Workforce Program and Partners
The LA County AJCC system has specialized programs to provide individuals from all backgrounds a chance at any opportunity. Additionally, our partners include organizations from every walk of life, and include other County departments, state and federal agencies, community-based organizations, and educational institutions. Click on each link below to expand for a list of partners and services provided in that area.
Alternative Staffing Organizations
|Alternative Staffing Organizations provide temporary and permanent employment opportunities to assist those impacted by homelessness.|
|INVEST is a collaborative 5 year partnership between WDACS, LA County Probation and the LA County Office of Diversion and Reentry (ODR) that seeks to provide employment opportunities and barrier mitigation services to LA County Adult Probationers.|
|LA:RISE is an innovative and collaborative partnership that unites the Workforce Development System with employment Social Enterprises (SEs) to assist those impacted by homelessness into the workforce via transitional jobs.|
Senior Community Service Employment Program
|The Title V - SCSEP Program provides subsidized part-time work-based training opportunities with community service organizations for low-income, unemployed older persons (age 55 or older).|
|The Rapid Response Program is a proactive, business-focused, and flexible program designed to respond to layoffs and plant closures by quickly coordinating services and providing immediate aid to companies and their affected workers.|
|Youth@Work provides youth ages 14-24 with comprehensive services preparing youth for the 21st Century workplace. Services include: work experience, personal enrichment training, academic and career counseling, and involve partnerships with various County departments.|
|Los Angeles County Department of Public Social Services||(866) 613-3777|
|Los Angeles County Community Development Authority||(626) 262-4511|
|Los Angeles County Probation Department||(866) 931-2222|
|Employment Development Department||(800) 300-5616|
|California Department of Rehabilitation||(800) 952-5544|
|Goodwill Southern California||(323) 223-1211|
|HealthRIGHT 360||(415) 762-3700|
|JVS SoCal||(323) 761-8888|
|National Asian Pacific Center on Aging (NAPCA)||(213) 617-8553|
|SER-Jobs for Progress, Inc. San Joaquin Valley||(909) 326-4762|
|Management & Training Corporation (MTC)||(213) 748-0135|
|Southern California Indian Center, Inc.||(800) 250-6393|
|United American Indian Involvement, Inc.||(213) 202-3970|
|Los Angeles Region Youth Build Collaborative|
|New Opportunities Organization|
Connect with an AJCC
Book an appointment with one of the LA County AJCCs.
If you are here to apply for the supportive services related to COVID-19, please follow the steps below to get your application started!
Note: Funding for these programs is not guaranteed, and is subject to multiple factors, including, but not limited to, availability of funds and individual assessments.
Get the application process started at home:
- Visit caljobs.lacounty.gov and register for an account.
- Create a WIOA Pre-Application on CalJOBS.
How to Complete the WIOA Pre-Application (Video)
How to Scan Documents with Your Mobile Device (External Link)
How to E-Sign Documents: iPhone | Android
- Once you get to the Summary Tab, come back here and click on the map above and find the AJCC nearest to you.
- If you’ve selected one of the AJCCs, find the “Book an Appointment” section and call or email the AJCC to let them know you want to get started.
- The AJCC staff member will provide you with the next steps.