Since 1981, The Office for Employment has served the employment needs of Monterey County residents; assisting them in achieving their career goals and finding suitable employment. Together with our partners, we have placed over 10,000 job seekers into new jobs. In the last 10 years, over 4000 people have been able to upgrade their vocational skills through our training programs. Our comprehensive services not only benefit job seekers, but employers, entrepreneurs, and business professionals as well. In the last 10 years alone, over 2,000 employers have taken advantage of our no-cost job placement services.