OC Workforce Investment Board

Welcome to the website of the Orange County Workforce Investment Board (OCWIB). In Partnership with the Orange County Board of Supervisors, the Orange County Workforce Investment Board (OCWIB) oversees Orange County's workforce development activities and establishes programs in response to the workforce needs of Orange County, including labor market information, employment and training services, and business assistance. Central to the WIB’s ability to provide services is the network of One-Stop Career Centers, satellite centers and youth employment and training programs located throughout the County. The OCWIB designs and implements programs and services for businesses, adult job seekers, dislocated workers and youth, working in close collaboration with education, business, labor, economic development and other organizations with a stake in preparing the County’s workers to contribute to our growing economy.

For Job Seeker services, please visit the Job Seeker Services page,
For Employer services, please visit the Business Services page,
For Youth services, please visit the Youth page,
For Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) information, please visit the CEDS page
For OC Region Labor Market Information, please visit http://www.oceconomy.org/

 Visit the One-Stop Career Center Web Site at http://www.oconestop.com/

 Current Unemployment Rates:
US 5.1% - California 6.1% - Orange County 4.5%
Anaheim 5.7% - Santa Ana 5.2% - Irvine 3.3% - Huntington Beach 4.3% - Garden Grove 5.6%

Click here for a complete list of Orange County Monthly Labor Force Data for
Cities and Census Designated Places (CDP)

Click here to view our calendar of events 


OC Economic Indicators Dashboard


The objective of this report is to analyze and showcase the real accomplishments the county’s workforce system and business community have achieved in Orange County, as well as reflect on the challenges yet to be addressed in developing a skilled workforce for the future.  




 Click here to download a free copy of the
South Orange County Veterans Report


  • www.ocinternship.com: In partnership with Vital Link, the OCWIB has launched the Orange County Internship Matching System.  This service allows businesses to be matched directly to qualified, screened and assessed intern candidates through a centralized online portal.  Students from all over the County and many different schools are provided career coaching and workshops to prepare them for workplace internships.  These services are free to businesses, students and schools!



Orange County Workforce Investment Board
Community Investment Division
1300 S. Grand Ave Building B, 3rd Floor
Santa Ana, CA 92705
Phone: (714) 480-6500
Fax: (714) 834-7132

This WIOA Title I financially assisted program or activity is an equal opportunity employer / program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. To request a reasonable accommodation, please call 714-834-7163 or TTY 711 at least 72 hours prior to event.

The Orange County Workforce Investment Board is a proud partner of America’s Job Center of California℠ network.