Employment and Training Connection for Mendocino County, California
The Mendocino County Workforce Development Board is a proud partner of America's Job Center of Californiasm network.
To improve the quality of the local workforce, to increase employment opportunities and earnings, and to enhance the productivity and competitiveness of businesses for the benefit of all residents in Mendocino County.
- North Bay Regional Planning Unit- FINAL REGIONAL PLAN
- Mendocino County Local Workforce Development Area WIOA Strategic Plan
- Sonoma-Mendocino Economic Development District Press Release (English)
- Sonoma-Mendocino Economic Development District Press Release (Spanish)
Workforce Development Board Officers
- John Kuhry, Chair
- Paul Castro, First Vice Chair
- Patty Bruder, Second Vice Chair
- Dennis Aseltyne, Member-at-Large
- Jack Buckhorn, Member-at-Large
- Robyn Stalcup, Member-at-Large
- Pamelo Jo Jensen, Member-at-Large
- Meet all of the WDB Members...
About the Federal Workforce Innovation and Opportunities Act
- The Federal Workforce Innovation and Opportunities Act of 2014 (WIOA) provides the framework for a national workforce preparation and employment system. (For the full WIOA text, click here.)
- The National Association of Workforce Boards has provided an overview of WIOA which highlights some of the key points of the Act.
- The Workforce Development Board (WDB) is responsible for the designation of the One-Stop Operator for the Mendocino Works Employment Resource Centers, provides policy guidance, and oversees the job training activities within Mendocino County.
America's Job Centers of California
- Under WIOA, each Local Workforce Development Area is responsible for maintaining an all inclusive One-Stop Employment Resource center, which is part of the America's Job Center of Californiasm system, or AJCC.
- In Mendocino County, there is one comprehensive AJCC in Ukiah California and one Satellite AJCC in Fort Bragg, CA. Below are the addresses for these AJCC locations:
Mendocino Works – Ukiah
631 S. Orchard Ave.
Ukiah, CA 95482
Phone: (707) 467-5900
Mendocino Works - Fort Bragg
1211 Del Mar Drive, Suite 106
Fort Bragg, CA 95437
Phone: (707) 964-3218
Online Services for Job Seekers
- In addition to the physical AJCC locations in Mendocino County, job seekers can also access online employment assistance through the CalJOBSsm Website.
On the Workforce Development Board website
- Slingshot Initiative - Accelerating Income Mobility Through Regional Collaboration: Mendocino County has joined with the other 6 Workforce Areas in the North Bay Regional Planning Unit to collaborate on an Innovative Workforce Development Program called Slingshot. A summary of our regional efforts can be found here.
- More Coming Soon!
|The Mendocino County Workforce Development Board is a proud partner of America’s Job Center of Californiasm network.|