OC Workforce Development Board

Welcome to the website of the Orange County Workforce Development Board (OCWDB). In partnership with the Orange County Board of Supervisors, the OCWDB oversees Orange County's workforce development activities and establishes programs in response to the workforce needs of Orange County, including labor market information, employment and training services, and business assistance. Central to the OCWDB’s ability to provide services is the network of Workforce Solutions Centers (formerly known as One-Stop Centers), satellite centers and youth employment and training programs located throughout the County. The OCWDB designs and implements programs and services for businesses, adult job seekers, dislocated workers and young adults, working in close collaboration with education, business, labor, economic development and other organizations with a stake in preparing the County’s workers to contribute to our growing economy.

Orange County Workforce Development Board Member Search

Help shape the strategy and direction of the Orange County Workforce Development Board

WE ARE SEEKING INDIVIDUALS REPRESENTING THE FOLLOWING:

Business Community-Based Organization Philanthropic Organization
  • Must be an owner, chief executive officer, chief operating officer, or other individuals with optimum policy-making or hiring authority
  • Must provide employment opportunities in either Artificial Intelligence, Advanced Manufacturing, Health Care, Information Technology (IT), or Bio Science.
  • Must be executive level, or other individuals with optimum policy-making or hiring authority
  • Must demonstrate experience and expertise in addressing employment, training, or education needs of individuals with barriers to employment, including organizations that serve veterans or provide or support competitive integrated employment for individuals with disabilities.
  • Must be an owner, chief executive officer, chief operating officer, or other individuals with optimum policy-making or hiring authority

 

For questions or more information, contact Carma Lacy, Director of Workforce Development at 714-480-6420 or email carma.lacy@occr.ocgov.com.

Public Notice

Orange County Strategic Development Plan

The Orange County Workforce Development Board (OCWDB) has released a draft of the Orange County Strategic Development Plan for Program Years 2022 to 2024. Input, comments and/or questions can be submitted through Monday, June 20, 2022.  Comments may be emailed to ocregionalplanningunit@gmail.com or submitted by calling (714) 480-6500.

To view the Orange County Strategic Development Plan for Program Years 2022 to 2024, click here.  A hard copy may be requested by calling (714) 480-6500.

ADA: In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and Government Code Section 54954.2, if special assistance is needed or anticipated to attend the Public Hearing, please contact the Orange County Business & Economic Recovery Call Center at (714) 480-6500 or TTD – 711. Notification of at least 48 hours prior to the meeting time will assist staff in assuring those reasonable arrangements can be made to provide accessibility at the meeting.

Request For Proposals (#012-2196001-HRC)

The RFP (#012-2196001-HRC) for the American Rescue Plan Act programs (Title III and Title VII) was released in BidSync a few minutes ago. The applications for this RFP are due on or about May 12, 2022 at 4pm PST.

We will have a non-mandatory online bidders’ conference on Thursday, April 7, 2022.

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Please direct all questions about this RFP to Heather Condon via email at: cdm.rfpmail@occr.ocgov.com. For BidSync assistance, please contact BidSync Vendor Support Team at 800-990-9339 Option 1.

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 Orange County Workforce Development Board
Workforce & Economic Development Division
1300 S. Grand Ave Building B
Santa Ana, CA 92705
Phone: (714) 480-6500
Fax: (714) 834-7132
E-mail: info@ocworkforcesolutions.com

This WIOA Title I financially assisted program or activity is an equal opportunity employer/program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. TDD/TTY users, please call the California Relay Service (800) 735-2922 or 711.  If you need special assistance to participate in this program, please call 714-480-6500 at least 72 hours prior to the event to allow reasonable arrangements to be made to ensure program accessibility.