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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 VAC Students

Over 300 hired thanks to Fresno EOC Valley Apprenticeship Connections 

Since 2015, Valley Apprenticeship Connections (VAC) has helped over 300 people get a job after completing the 12-week training program preparing students for a career in construction. While the program specializes in providing hands-on training and skills to...
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Local Conservation Corps team up with Central Valley Food Bank in a time of need

With COVID-19 and high unemployment rates in the Central Valley, many families in our community need food assistance. Fresno EOC Local Conservation Corps is partnering with Central Valley Food Bank to help pack and prepare food boxes during this time of need. Watch...
LCC Corps members water distribution

Fresno EOC Local Conservation Corps Water Distribution at Creek Fire

Watch Fresno EOC Local Conservation Corps help our mountain community as they come home. Thanks to Fresno County, corps members are handing out water to residents affected by the Creek Fire. If you see us corps members stop by and grab some water. Bottles of water are...
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Fresno EOC VAC will support Central Valley’s newest workforce development center

Fresno EOC Valley Apprenticeship Connections (VAC) is partnering with the local Building and Construction Trades Council and Fresno County Economic Development Corporation to help open a new workforce development center and pre-apprenticeship program. The Central...

Summer Interns encourage their communities to respond to the census

Fresno EOC Employment and Training Interns have been reaching out to their local communities and reminding friends, family members, and neighbors to fill out their census. Interns have been distributing census flyers, posters, promotional items, writing articles,...
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...

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