Looking For a Job? Check out These Resources
Job Connections: Placer County's Business Advantage Network connects job seekers with employers. Job Connections events are free monthly events where job seekers can meet company representatives face-to-face, learn about current job openings, and the company's hiring process. Learn more about upcoming hiring events.
Golden Sierra Connections Centers
Get help selecting a new career, finding a new job, and locating suitable education or training.
Free Job Search Workshops
Golden Sierra offers many free workshops to help you with your job search. Held at Golden Sierra's Rocklin office, workshops include resume writing, and career exploration. Click here for a calendar of their workshops .
NEXT Resources & Services
Offers customized On-the-Job Training (OJT), work experience programs and more in Alpine, El Dorado, and Placer counties.
EDD Online Job Center The Employment Development Department (EDD) provides a comprehensive range of employment and training services in partnership with state and local agencies and organizations. These services, provided statewide through a One-Stop Career Center system benefit job seekers, laid off workers, youth, individuals currently working, veterans, and people with disabilities.
Professional Edge is a series of Forums and Workshops developed by California Employers Association (CEA ) for local Workforce Investment Boards (WIB) for unemployed professionals. Professional Edge Forums seeks to provide professionals with assistance during their career transition by offering weekly meetings focused on resources, skills and opportunities to successfully obtain employment.
California's Internet system for linking employer job listings and job seeker résumés.
Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC)
The WOTC program was created to:
- Help qualified job seekers find jobs.
- Help employers who hire qualified job seekers by offering them a tax credit.
If you qualify for one of the WOTC target groups, an employer who hires you may be eligible to receive a federal tax credit of up to $9,600.