Opening Hours

Monday: 9am - 5pm

Tuesday: 9am - 5pm

Wednesday: 9am - 5pm

Thursday: 9am - 5pm

Friday: 9am - 5pm

Saturday: Closed

Sunday: Closed

In 3 Simple Steps

Prepare and Qualify

Determine if you’re eligible now or if you need assistance.

Am I Eligible?
Assessment and Referral

Orientations happen every Tuesday at 9:30 AM. No appointment necessary.

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Start Your Career

You could be at work as soon as Tuesday afternoon.

Job Listings

We Can Help Place You

Companies like AC Transit, Oakland Global Logistic Center, Brooklyn Basin Project, The Prologis Logistics Center, Port of Oakland, TDW Construction Inc, Camblin and Steel,  and many other private companies are looking for candidates like you.

Construction Jobs

Carpenters, Electricians, Laborers, Operation Engineers, Painters, Plumbers and Pipefitters. Roofers, Sprinklefitters and other jobs are available.

Logistics Jobs

Warehouse Cross, Dock Worker, Operations and Logistics, Forklift Operator, Secure Load

If you live in Oakland or the greater Bay Area

and can answer yes to the following 4 questions come into our office for an Orientation.

Do you have experience in construction or logistics?

Can you pass an 8th-grade math and reading test?

Do you have a valid California drivers license or ID?

Can you pass a drug test?

No Appointment Necessary

Orientations Are Every Tuesday at 9:30 AM

If you can’t come to our orientations on Tuesdays, then come into our office on any other business day to introduce yourself and get support with other resources. We can set you up with a financial coach, register you for Worker Safety Trainings or many other ways we can help you be your most successful self.

1801 Adeline Street

2nd Floor of the West Oakland Library

Every Tuesday at 9:30 AM

No appointment necessary.

What To Bring

Bring a California State Id or Driver’s license and  Proof of Address.

How to Get Here

5 minute bus ride from the West Oakland Bart Station. Accessible from bus lines: 36, 88, 14, 29, NL.

Street parking is available on Adeline Street and around DeFremery Park.

Don't qualify for the orientation?

We can help improve your math skills, attain a driver’s license, and more. Our list of resources will help your job search.

More Resources

Need construction experience?

The WOJRC can help you enroll in an apprenticeship training program. Gain experience, become a union member and find a job.

Become An Apprentice