We are committed to connecting skilled workers with local jobs in construction and Transportation Distribution and Logistics sector at the City and Port of Oakland.

Through Our Program
Oakland Residents Have


Wages Earned

215,381 hrs

Worked in Construction

75,145 hrs

Oakland Apprentice Hours


Do you need training or a job?

Join us at an orientation. There is one every Tuesday at 9:30 AM. Forty-five minute presentation and 1 hour for individual assessment.

Do you need skilled

We screen and train our associates so that they have the skills required to get the job done. We'll only refer skilled, reliable individuals who you can build lasting working relationships with.

Do You want to build your credit?

How can you build credit fast?  Consider joining our Lending Circle to build your credit score and develop a savings plan, all at the same time!

More Than A Work Placement Program

The West Oakland Job Resource Center provides a unique set of services that includes an assessment; employer referral, local hire monitor/compliance, pre- and post-employment services, and is a model that complements the existing network of services and training programs in Oakland.