OC Development Board

Welcome to the website of the Orange County Development Board (OCDB). In Partnership with the Orange County Board of Supervisors, the OCDB 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 OCDB’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 OCDB designs and implements programs and services for businesses, adult job seekers, dislocated workers and young adults, 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 Young Adult services, please visit the Young Adult 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 4.1% - California 4.3% - Orange County 3.3%
Anaheim 4.2% - Santa Ana 3.8% - Irvine 2.4% - Huntington Beach 3.2% - Garden Grove 4.1%

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


Request for Proposals for
Workforce Investment Opportunity Act (WIOA) Services for
Title I Career Services and One-Stop Operator

OC Community Resources is releasing a Request for Proposals (RFP) seeking applications to provide Title I Career Services and One-Stop Operator Services in Orange County. The County of Orange receives WIOA funding managed by the Orange County Development Board (OCDB) to provide services to Orange County residents. The County and OCDB have funds available for contracted Comprehensive One-Stop Center(s), Affiliates, Special Programs and One-Stop Operator services for FY 2018-19, contingent upon availability of federal funds. THIS IS A FULLY ELECTRONIC BID. The RFP will be available on or about October 30, 2017 thru BidSync. Prospective applicants must register with BidSync at www.bidsync.com to participate. Registration is free. Application deadline is 12:00 P.M., Pacific Time on January 4, 2018.

Reference Bid# 012-182810



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




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