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Workforce Development Board

The Workforce Development Board serves as an advisory board to the County of Imperial Board of Supervisors.  WDB members are appointed to serve by their respective Board of Supervisor. The Board is comprised of community leaders representing private industry, nonprofits, and public agencies.  The Workforce Investment Board is mandated by federal legislation to oversee public investments in employment and training programs. This responsibility is accomplished through the activities of the Imperial County Workforce Development Offices.

The Board meets every 4th Wednesday of the month at 12:00 noon at the El Centro One Stop Center.

Join the Board
The Board is currently seeking private sector business members in agriculture or professional services such as accounting and insurance.  If you have a pulse on the employment needs of these industry sectors in the Imperial Valley and the desire to get involved with your community, then becoming a member of the Imperial County Workforce Development Board might be right for you.

Benefits of being a board member include:

  • The opportunity to share insight and shape training programs and workforce activities that address the needs of local job seekers and businesses
  • The opportunity to represent your industry's workforce needs
  • The opportunity to network with business and community leaders
  • The opportunity to have a say in how your tax dollars are being spent

Contact
If you are a business owner or manager and would like to be considered for appointment to the Workforce Development Board, please contact Imperial County Workforce Develoment Office Director, Francisco Marquez, at (760) 337-5007.

 

Calendar of Events
What's New!

Workforce Development Board Meeting
Wednesday, October 22, 2014

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Executive Committee Meeting
Wednesday, October 22, 2014

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REGISTERED NURSE MENTORSHIP PROGRAM REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATION

The Imperial County Workforce Development Board (WDB) is pleased to announce the release of its R. N. Mentorship Program Request for Qualification (RFQ) document.
 
The RFQ is available electronically by clicking here or you may obtain a hard copy by visiting the WDB office at 2695  S. 4th Street in El Centro or the El Centro, Calexico 301 Heber Ave. and Brawley 860 Main Street, at the America's Job Center of California (One Stops).

MTC EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

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TAX CREDIT WORKSHOP

The Governor's Office of Business and Economic Development will be hosting a workshop on the new California Competes Tax Credit.  CLICK HERE for more information.

OPEN TUTORING POSITIONS

Teach-n-Tutor is looking for bilingual and experienced Tutors in Imperial Valley.  CLICK HERE to see how to apply!

SHIP REPAIR JOB FAIR

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CRST SEEKS TRUCK DRIVERS

CLICK HERE for more information!

NATIONAL BEEF DISLOCATED WORKER PROGRAM

CLICK HERE to access the ICWDB's press release for the National Beef Dislocated Worker Program.  For more information please contact (760) 337-5007.

INTERVIEW TIPS

An interview gives you the opportunity to showcase your qualifications to an employer, so it pays to be well prepared. Click here for some helpful hints.

JBS OPENINGS

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NATIONAL CAREER READINESS CERTIFICATE VIDEO

Click here to view a video regarding information on the National Readiness Certificate.