Business Services


Customized Recruitment Events

Business Services staff with the Monterey County Workforce Development Board work with numerous employers on employee recruitment events throughout the year. Recruitments are specific to industry or the business and allow employers to meet candidates face-to-face.

Two types of recruitments are provided:

  • The most frequent recruitment is a one-day 2-hour event held at one of our Workforce Development Board’s offices, in Salinas, Greenfield, or Marina, CA.
  • Customized recruitments are held over a longer period, such as a week or more. They are generally held at one of the Workforce Development Board’s office locations.

In either case, employers make good use of recruitments and find that hosting them at the Monterey County Workforce Development Board Offices lessens disruption to their business operation and location.

For more information contact (831) 796-3341.

Virtual Recruitment





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To speak with a Business Services Representative, call (831) 796-3387 or 796-3341,
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Successful Customized Recruitment 

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Maurice Camara, Store Manager, and Sabrina Hernandez, Senior Assistant Manager.

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The ribbon cutting ceremony was well attended for the Hobby Lobby grand opening.

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Hobby Lobby Store Manager and MCWDB Business Services Staff celebrating the grand opening.

Maurice Camara, Store Manager for the new Salinas Hobby Lobby Store stated, “Our recruitment has been very successful. We were able to hire 75 people we targeted.” Hobby Lobby opened its new store in Salinas at the end of September 2019. The store will maintain open recruitment.

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