Employment Services

We’re here to help you in your job search. Our services are available regardless of income or background and at no cost. Our programs provide:

  • Use of computers, printers and fax machines
  • Help with resumes and interviewing
  • Job listings and employer information
  • Information on careers and growing occupations
  • On-the-job training and skill certifications
  • Career workshops
  • Job and resource fairs
  • Access to unemployment insurance benefits
  • Live job coaching

We’re Ready to Help You

West Oxnard- America’s Job Center of California
2901 N. Ventura Road 3rd floor
Oxnard, CA 93036

East County – America’s Job Center of California
2900 Madera Road
Simi Valley, CA 93065

(805) 204-5186

The Omicron variant has arrived in Ventura County, and we are experiencing increased community infections and hospitalizations. To keep our clients and employees as safe as possible, beginning Wednesday, January 5, for a minimum of three weeks, our offices will be closed to the public except by appointment. Although physically closed, we will continue to provide services remotely or in-person by appointment.

Book Time to Speak with Us
Click here to schedule a time to speak with our staff or partners to learn more about the services we provide. 
America’s Job Center of California Online Orientation 

Watch our online orientation to learn how to access our services.

Spanish: Orientación en español.

Mixteco: Dee nà yùvi xínì chindee ñá’a-na ndganì-nà nùú yùvi xí’in chiñu yó’o.

Job Search

Visit CalJOBS for the latest job listings. CalJOBS provides online employment services for job seekers and employers. Resources are available to research information on employers, career choices, job listings, and training and education resources.

Unemployment Insurance and Migrant Seasonal Farm Workers

Questions about unemployment insurance or are a migrant seasonal farm worker who needs help? For personal assistance from the Employment Development Department (EDD), please call (805) 288-8400 to reach a dedicated EDD representative.

Our Programs Accepting Applications

Program Description Age Requirement Contact Information
America's Job Center of California
Located across Ventura County to help all residents with their employment and training needs
(805) 204-5186

Ventura County Youth Careers
Gain access to work through job-readiness training, coaching and/or mentorships, paid internships and post-secondary education
14 - 24
(805) 981-0130
English Language Learner Navigator
Increasing employment opportunities for English Language Learners in Ventura County
(805) 487-9821
Employment and training services for justice-involved and formerly incarcerated individuals


National Dislocated Worker Grant for COVID-19 Impacted Individuals
Employment services for individuals who were laid off or their job was impacted due to COVID-19
(805) 204-5186

Construction Pre-apprenticeship SB1
The 12-week pre-apprenticeship program utilizes the Multi-Craft Core Curriculum to help you enter a new career path and introductions to local building trades opportunities.
Disability Employment Accelerator
Education, employment and training opportunities for people with disabilities to learn new skills
(213) 342-1201
Dislocated Youth Worker Innovation Challenge (DYWIC)
Education, employment and training opportunities for out-of-school young adults ages 18-24 who were laid off or had their jobs impacted by COVID-19
(805) 981-0130