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Employment & Training Administration


What we offer

Orange Works offers area businesses help in finding new employees, provides training for existing employees, and is a source of information on employment and labor issues. 

Services Include:               

  • Information on Training Programs
  • Access to Funding and Grants for Employee Training
  • Employee Screening, Testing and Interviewing
  • Tax Credit Information and Employer Incentive Programs
  • Access to Information on Workplace Safety, Labor Laws, Labor Markets, Area/Industry Wages & Benefits
Orange Works provides the following professional services:
  • Customer Service & Job Referrals
  • Labor Market Information
  • Pre-Employment Testing & Training
  • On-The-Job Training (OJT)
  • Employment Broker Services
Employment Brokers are available to provide services and links to valuable employment and training programs. The On-The-Job Training Program, where employers receive 50% salary reimbursements in exchange for training, can be coupled with state tax credit programs resulting in substantial dollars saved. Other funding services and collaborative grant initiatives may be provided to businesses committed to upgrading the skills of their incumbent workers and to those who wish to build their workforce.

Retraining is offered through the Orange County Workforce Development Board, for qualified individuals.
  • On-The-Job Training
  • Tuition Assistance for Vocational Training via WDB Certified Vendors
  • Customized Training
  • Pre-Vocational Training
Other Programs include:
  • Career Assessment & Testing
  • Veterans’ Services
  • Test for Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC) formerly known as GED & Adult Basic Education Information
  • Youth Programs
  • Senior Programs
  • Services for Individuals with Disabilities
The commitment of Orange Works is to assist both Orange County businesses and their current and future workforce, in developing and improving skills to make them more successful.

Services include:
  • Job Placement Assistance
  • Information on Job Openings, Wages & Benefits
  • Customized Training (contingent on available funding)
  • On-The-Job Training and Job Readiness Training
  • Incumbent Worker Training  (contingent on available funding)
  • Career Counseling in Individual or Group Sessions
  • Skills Assessment & Support Service Needs
  • Access to Funding Opportunities and Grants through Employment Brokers
  • Adult Education & Literacy Referrals