Program Overview

A geothermal power plant operating in the Imperial Valley south of Heber, California. (2016)

Are you looking for more recruitment opportunities
for your work or business? 

Are you interested in providing subsidized training or
upskilling opportunities for your employees?

Are you in need of information regarding local tax incentives and labor market information?

The Imperial County Workforce Development Board (ICWDB) recognizes the challenges of managing a business in the modern economy.  We are devoted to ensuring that business owners and leaders in Imperial County have the resources they need to successfully run their establishments.  Through our local America's Job Centers of California (AJCC), we provide a variety of programs that reduce the onboarding barriers that come with hiring, training, and recruiting new employees.
Per the framework of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), the services offered to local businesses and industries include, but are not limited to:
  • Subsidized Employee Training

    • Adult Work Experience Program

    • On-the-Job Training Program

    • Incumbent Worker Training Program

    • Customized Training Program

  • Apprenticeship Programs

  • Rapid Response Services

  • Entrepreneurial Training

  • Layoff Aversion Grants

  • Posting of Job Openings

  • Recruitment Events

  • Pre-Screening of Candidates

  • Conference Room & Interview Facilities

  • Labor Market Information

  • Resources & Referrals