Yavapai Workforce Connection builds economic success through workforce development partnerships
 

Yavapai Workforce Connection is the streamlined system for workforce development services to businesses, and job seekers, organizing employment and training services into a single center of service.  Services are funded by the Workforce Investment Act and are free to employers and job seekers, including adults, dislocated workers and youth, as applicable. 

The Workforce Connection One-Stop Centers serving Yavapai County are customer oriented, user friendly and produce positive results for job seekers and employers.  We serve customers from GED to PHD.

SERVICES TO JOB SEEKERS

  • Orientation to services Mondays (except holidays) at 10:00 am in Prescott, 8:30 am in Cottonwood
  • Use of Resource Room equipment with internet access
  • Job search skills workshops on Thursdays at 2:00 pm in Prescott.
  • Information on training and education
  • Referrals to partnering agencies and community resources

The Yavapai County Local Workforce Investment Board (LWIB) oversees the local funding and services.  Employer services also include recruitment, job training grants, pre-layoff and reduction in force assistance due to economic downturns through our Rapid Response program.

SERVICES TO EMPLOYERS

  • Employee pre-screening and recruitment
  • Job posting at no cost
  • Job training and hiring tax credits
  • On-site space for interviews and pre-employment testing
  • Job Fairs
  • Pre-Layoff assistance to make business closures less costly

 
HELPFUL LINKS:
 
Job Search and Employer Information

Veteran Job Referrals

Labor Market Information

WIA Training Service Providers

Find Occupations

Department of Labor Updates

Disability Information and Training

Arizona WorkForce Connection
 
PARTNER LINKS:
 
Economic Development Workforce Investment Act/Employment and Training

Job Corps

Job Referrals, Unemployment Insurance, Rehabilitation Services, Family Assistances

Training/ College Classes

 


 



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Other Contact Information:
     
West Yavapai County
221 N. Marina St.
Suite 201
Prescott, AZ 86301
928-778-1422
East Yavapai County
1500 East Cherry Street
Cottonwood, AZ 86326
928-634-3337
928-649-6867 (WIA)

Equal Opportunity Employer/Program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.
Deaf, hard-of-hearing or speech impaired customers may contact AZ Relay TTY/ACS11 dial 711
 
©2008 Yavapai County Workforce Connection, Located in Prescott, Arizona