Job Seeker Services

Are you looking for a job or new career?  Do you need guidance on your resume or interviewing preparation? Would you like to learn new skills?  These and other topics are discussed in our one-on-one Job Search Career Counseling.

Have you been laid off or about to be laid off?  Are you receiving Unemployment or exhausted your unemployment?  We can help you at no cost to you!  View A Successful Pathway for Career Achievement & Job Placement for more information.

Career Counseling Hours

9:30 am to 11:30 am - Tuesday & Thursday


On-Site Recruitment at the RichmondWORKS facility

Current Richmond Job Opportunities

Employment & Training Assistance

Become a member of our Career Center today!  Shorten your job search. Qualify for the job you really want. Our services are free!

Attention: Richmond VOS is now CalJOBS!

All services formerly offered in Richmond VOS are now being accessed via  CalJOBS! America's Job Center of California

Evaluate, Prepare, and Improve

After your Career Center Orientation presented in English or Spanish, you'll have an opportunity to:
  • Determine your skills, interests, and personality using various career assessment tools
  • Clarify your occupational goals
  • Receive one-on-one advice from one of our career planners and attend job preparedness workshops

Use Our Support and Information Services

  • Resource room with computers, fax, phones, and high-speed internet access
  • Current job postings from local and East Bay employers
  • Employer on-site recruitment events and job fairs
  • Labor Market Information (LMI) that forecasts employment trends
  • Education, training, and community resource information and support
  • Software tutorials for Resume Writing and Typing, providing practice, testing, and certification

Job Preparedness Workshops

  • Job Search
  • Resume Writing
  • Interview techniques

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act

The Workforce Investment Act (WIOA) funded through the Department of Labor, provides area residents with skills and training for growth and in-demand occupations. Our current training industry focus includes:
  • Green jobs (energy efficiency and solar)
  • Health and medical
  • Transportation and logistics
  • Construction
  • Technology
  • Administrative
For information on these programs or any of the services offered by RichmondWORKS, visit the One-Stop Career Center at 330-25th Street in Richmond or call 510-307-8014.

Job Search Websites

The following websites also provide career listings as well as many resources.