Workforce Connection

About Us

Workforce ConnectionThe Fresno Regional Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA)  serves as a catalyst to mobilize and integrate all private and public partners to effectively educate, train, and place individuals with the necessary resources and skills to fulfill employer needs. We offer a dynamic and comprehensive workforce investment system that embraces all segments of Fresno County, is proactive, customer-oriented, user-friendly and produces positive results for job seekers and employers.

Under the leadership of the Fresno Regional Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) , adults may now access employment, education, and training services through the Workforce Connection Career Centers located at West Hills College Coalinga, North District Center, Kerman and Mendota West Side Institute of Technology.

There is a job out there looking for you: It may be your first job. Or, if you're already employed, it may be better than the one you have now. And it's our job to help you find it! With all the programs and services that are available to you, coordinated through one source, we're your One Stop for a new Job Start.

We offer a menu of services that are targeted to your needs. From a simple job search to assistance in writing your resume, to retraining for a new position, we're here to help. Job seekers come from all walks of life. So, whether you've been out of the workforce for a while, been recently laid off, or at a point in your life where you're ready to change careers, Workforce Connection's One Stop is the one place that brings it all together.

Business Services

Industry Partners need qualified employees! Good employees in Fresno County are not hard to find - if you know where to look. The West Hills College Workforce Connection offices are here to help you hire the people you need, and train them for your business. These services are offered to businesses at no cost, prepaid by tax dollars to foster economic and workforce development in Fresno County.

Workforce Connection is a systems approach to the many services in Fresno County that are committed to matching job seekers to employers. We draw from a talent pool of hundreds of people, already pre-trained, pre-screened and ready to get to work. Plus we offer valuable information on tax credits and incentives, labor market trends, and employee retention. With business costs rising every day, that's good news for your bottom line.