Business Services

Solutions for Ventura County Businesses

We help businesses gain a competitive edge by attracting and retaining untapped talent to drive diversity, inclusion and performance, all at no cost. 

Our service for businesses include, but are not limited to:

  • Sourcing and recruitment
  • Job fairs
  • On-the-job training subsidies
  • Subsidized internships
  • Information about Work Opportunity Tax Credits
  • Human Resources Hotline

How to Get Started

Contact us at (805) 204-5186 or e-mail hsa-employment-srvcs-info@ventura.org.

Free Human Resources Hotline - HR Advice on Demand

The Workforce Development Board of Ventura County has partnered with the California Employers Association to provide Ventura County businesses with a FREE HR HOTLINE!

Providing assistance with:

  • Hiring & Firing Best Practices
  • Paid Sick Leave Laws
  • Wage & Hour Laws
  • Employee Handbook Policies
  • HR Compliance
  • Accommodations in the Workplace…and much more!

Call today! 888-763-3174

Hotline Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Business Resources

CalJOBS is a comprehensive employment services website, providing free online services for employers and job seekers. Resources are available to help employers recruit and screen candidates, learn about training options, and find information on regulations, labor law, competitive salaries and much more.

Business Forward Ventura County

Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification (WARN) Act
For more information on the Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification (WARN) Act, contact the State of California, Department of Labor at: https://www.edd.ca.gov/Jobs_and_Training/Layoff_Services_WARN