Employment Services

Employment Development Department
1440 Marin St. – Vallejo
Contact: Cathy Horst Mon.—Fri. 8-5 pm

Services offered: Male and Female. Employment services, resume writing, job search workshops, computers for job search, and employer recruitments. Special program available to help ex-offenders find employment. Bring job history, social security card & photo ID.

Goodwill Industries
180 Grobric Court – Cordelia
Contact: Peggy Bowers

Services offered: Must attend orientation.  Applicant orientation Mondays 1:30 pm sharp in Cordelia.  Provides employment services from job readiness training to job placement.  Paid work experience is offered. Provides hands on support while providing vocational services. Referrals to other agencies offered to assist with legal issues, DMV and transportation. PhotoI.D&SSI card needed.

One-Stop Resource for Job Seekers

Workforce Investment Board of Solano County (WIB)
Fairfield: 320 Campus Lane Suite-A
Vallejo: 1440 Marin Street

Services offered: job services, resume assistance, veteran referrals. business services, job development and recruitment services. On-the-job training, educational/vocational training and supportive services.  Partner in the Solano Employment Connection.

Solano Employment Connection – SEC 
Fairfield: 320 Campus Lane, Suite-A
Vallejo: 1440 Marin Street
Contact: Jesse Stewart

Services offered: Solano Employment Connection is a partnership of 23 community and government agencies.  Each partner provides employment services and resources.

Use of Computers

Career Plan Software-Choices

Disabilities Program Navigator

EDD Bonding

Fax and Copier Machines

Informational Handouts

Newspaper Classifieds

Resume Software

Telephone Banks

Volunteering Opportunities

WOTC Information

Youth Information Sessions

Free Computer Skills Classes

Free Hazmat Classes

Free OSHA Safety Classes

Sm. Fee-Forklift Certified Training

Workshops Available

Internet Job Search

Introduction to MS Word

Job Search Strategies

Job Interview Preparation

Job Search in a Day

Job Search Tips

Resume Writing

Math Remediation

Resume Review

Job Hotline

City of Vallejo
555 Santa Clara Street – Vallejo
707-648-4364 M-F 8-5:30 pm

City of Fairfield
1000 Webster Street – Fairfield
707-428-7396, 24 hours

Falcon Truck Driving School
100 Corporate Plae Suite B – Vallejo, Ca 94590
Contact: Suzanne Seymour

Services offered: One month truck driving training course. Referrals to WIB for fees.

Global Center for Success
1055 Azuar Drive, Mare Island – Vallejo
Contact: Elvie Deleon

Services offered: Support groups, money management/financial literacy, resume writing, job interviewing, job development, computer literacy, counseling, professional hair cuts, clothes for job interviews and Solano County Clinic.

Department of Rehabilitation (DOR)
1410 Marin Street – Vallejo
707-428-2080 M-F, 8-5 pm

Unity Hall
711 Empire St. – Fairfield
M-F, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Service offered: Resource center for job searches and resume writing.