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The Business Advantage Network

The Placer County Business Advantage Network is a team of workforce development professionals that provide no-cost hiring assistance to employers in Placer County.

Hiring Incentives

Placer County's cost-savings programs for your business:

  • Subsidized Wage (Help to Hire)
  • Work Experience (WEX) programs
  • Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC)

Job Fairs & Connections

The Business Advantage Network hosts two of the regions largest job fairs each year. Participation is free to businesses and job seekers. Job Connections are free monthly recruiting events giving employers a chance to share hiring needs and processes with job seekers.  For more information, click on any of these links

Click here for information about UPCOMING HIRING EVENTS.


Additional resources:

NEXT Resources & Services

 Offers customized On-the-Job Training (OJT), work experience programs and more in Alpine, El Dorado, and Placer counties.

 Recruiting Event Advertising

The Business Advantage Network maintains an email distribution list that reaches most of the area colleges, career centers and employment agencies.

Internet Job Postings

CalJOBS is a free internet-based job opening and resume listing system provided by the California Employment Development Department’s (EDD) Job Service.

Interview Space

The Auburn & Roseville Connections Career Centers provide no-cost employer services for recruitment of applicants. Services may include:

  • Scheduling appointments for interviews
  • Conference rooms for conducting interviews or new employee orientations
  • Advertising job openings
  • Issuing conditional certifications for Work Opportunity Tax Credits (WOTC)
  • Coordinating individual recruiting events

Subscribe To Our Daily Job Leads

Subscribers to our Daily Job Leads to receive regular emails with current posts for jobs in Placer County. Jobs are listed by city.  Subscribers also receive notices on upcoming hiring events including job fairs.

Subscribe to Our Daily Job Leads

Placer Empowering People

This event is designed to assist low income individuals and families including those who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless, non-insured, under insured, and at-risk youth. 


Click here for more information.


Contact Us

Marcy Schmidt, Program Supervisor
Phone: 530-889-4061

Wage Reimbursement Contact:
Katie Kenoyer
Phone: 530-889-4090

Job Connections Contact:
Janis Aydelott
Phone:530 886-4651