About the Monterey County Workforce Development Board (WDB)
The Monterey County Workforce Development Board (WDB) serves as a vehicle to mobilize and integrate private and public partners to effectively educate, train and place individuals with the necessary resources and skills to fulfill employer needs. We offer a dynamic and comprehensive workforce development system through our America’s Job Center of CaliforniaSM delivery system throughout Monterey County located in Salinas, Marina and Greenfield.
The America’s Job Center of CaliforniaSM embraces all segments of our cities and communities, is proactive, customer oriented, user friendly and produces positive results for job seekers and employers
Our progressive America’s Job Center of CaliforniaSM connects job seekers to valuable services that include the use of our resource room and computers, job search skills workshops, information on training and education, referrals to partner agencies and community resources and labor market information on growth industries in Monterey County.
Career and training services are provided to a diverse spectrum of residents through a unique combination of comprehensive and satellite America’s Job Center of CaliforniaSM locations as well as specialized programs provided by our local partners and subcontractors. Four of our partners consist of the major stakeholders of the America’s Job Center of CaliforniaSM delivery system and are co-located at the Salinas comprehensive location. They include the Monterey County Economic Development Department/Office for Employment Training, Employment Development Department (EDD), Department of Rehabilitation, and the Monterey County Department of Social Services (DSS) - California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids (CalWORKs) Employment Services (CWES).