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Employment and Training

Covid-19 AlertDue to COVID-19 health concerns, Employment & Training office is available by phone: (559) 263-1100.

New enrollments and workshop instruction are being conducted remotely or online.

Local Conservation Corps (LCC)

LCC provides young adults (ages 18-25) with paid job training and educational opportunities.

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Workforce Connection Young Adult Program

Provides young people (ages 14-24) with educational and employment training opportunities to enhance their academic proficiency and to facilitate their transition into self-sufficiency.

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Valley Apprenticeship Connections (VAC)

Provides a 12-week pre-apprenticeship training to prepare individuals for the construction industry.

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Paid Summer Internship Program

Provides employment training opportunities to students who are graduating high school and are enrolled in college for Fall semester.

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Fresno EOC career opportunities

As a Fresno EOC employee you will become part of a growing family of 1,200+ that work together toward a common goal of empowering individuals to thrive as healthy, self-sufficient and contributing members of our community. Fresno EOC is committed to a diverse workforce which is reflective of the communities we serve.

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Employment and Training Stories

Fresno EOC Employment and Training Services provides paid Summer Internships

Fresno EOC Employment and Training Services provides paid Summer Internships

Fresno EOC Employment and Training Services continues to serve and provide paid internships to youth throughout time that Fresno County grapples with the COVID-19 global pandemic.  This summer, opportunities have expanded to offer youth internships county-wide. These...
Recycling Buy-Back Center serves customers and gives young adults paid experience during COVID-19

Recycling Buy-Back Center serves customers and gives young adults paid experience during COVID-19

Fresno EOC Local Conservation Corps’ Recycling Program continues to offer services to clients through its Friant Buy-Back center and allows young adults to get paid vocational training. During COVID-19, Corpsmembers can learn the ins and outs of recycling while giving...

Former parolee shares the impact of reentry programs

Governor Gavin Newsom recently signed 25 bills aimed at setting a path to reform California’s criminal justice system. The bills signed by the Governor will provide more opportunities for parolees throughout California to reenter their community after they are...
Valley Apprenticeship Connections and Habitat for Humanity partner on revitalization projects

Valley Apprenticeship Connections and Habitat for Humanity partner on revitalization projects

What began as a pilot project with Fresno EOC Valley Apprenticeship Connections (VAC) and Habitat for Humanity continued as a partnership dedicated to uplifting communities and assisting homeowners. VAC students regularly volunteer with Habitat’s Act of Kindness...

Fresno EOC Local Conservation Corps invites community to “Safe Night Out” Halloween

Fresno EOC Local Conservation Corps (LCC) invites everyone to participate in the 3rd annual “Safe Night Out” Halloween event on Thursday, October 31st, from 4 pm to 7 pm. This will be a family-friendly event, put on in partnership with the Safe Night Out Halloween...

VAC continues to support positive pathways towards personal and career achievement

Fresno EOC Valley Apprenticeship Connections (VAC) inspires people and transforms lives through its dedication to creating employment pathways for the Central Valley’s underserved adult populations. VAC believes all individuals should have access and opportunity to...

First Sterile Processing Technician Course gives students a jump start into the medical field

At Fresno EOC Local Conservation Corps’ onsite charter school, YouthBuild Fresno, the Sterile Processing course was added to an array of vocational training opportunities for students. The program allows young adults, 18 to 29, who have previously been left or pushed...
Maria Sanchez, recognized in front of Fresno City Council as the Fresno Regional Workforce Development Board 4th Quarter Winner

Maria Sanchez, recognized in front of Fresno City Council as the Fresno Regional Workforce Development Board 4th Quarter Winner

Maria Sanchez, clerical assistant, Fresno EOC Employment and Training, was recognized as the Fresno Regional Workforce Development Board’s 4th Quarter Award Winner at the Fresno City Council meeting last week. Staff nominated Sanchez because of her success in the...

Earth Day Block Party 2019

Join Us for Our Global Youth Service Day Event! April 13, 2019 from 10 am - 2 pm Fresno EOC Local Conservation Corps Neighborhood Youth Center (1805 E. California Avenue, Fresno, CA  93706) Kid Zone • Teen Zone • Community Resources • Easter Egg Hunt (with special...

YouthBuild Fresno offers young adults a second chance at high school

Daisy Hernandez didn’t have the best experience at a traditional high school. When her best friend died, Hernandez felt she could no longer attend classes and wanted to drop out, until she was introduced to Fresno EOC Local Conservation Corps’ (LCC) onsite charter...

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