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Since 1973, Coconino County Health and Human Services, Career Services has served the individuals and businesses in the County. Whether you are an employer looking for quality employees or a career seeker starting a job search, the Coconino County Health and Human Services, Career Services is the place for you.

Our mission is to be a bridge to the future by meeting the challenge of a changing work environment, providing employers with quality employees, training individuals to take charge of their success, and conscientiously serving the communities of our County and contributing resources to improve our economy. Please review program information below and do not hesitate to contact us with any questions. We look forward to working with you.

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Coconino County Health and Human Services Career Services is here to assist you with identifying what's next in your job search and career growth, whether you are just beginning your career, or find yourself at a crossroads after an unexpected layoff.

  1. Your first step: Create an account on the Arizona Job Connection website at the ARIZONA@WORK Site. This step will provide you with additional tools in your job search.
  2. Connect: Attend and ARIZONA@WORK Overview. You can view the times and locations of our Overviews by viewing our calendar. At the Overview, you will be able to speak to a Workforce Development Specialist about your goals and needs, and the assistance we can provide. They will then help you to make your next-step decisions. If additional assistance is needed, the Workforce Development Specialist will ask you to complete a full Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act application. The application will include instructions on documentation that will be needed to complete the application process.
  3. Document Review: This appointment is with our Document Specialist and will take approximately a half hour. You will need to bring all of your required information and documents to this appointment. Once you have your application complete and all documents needed call 928-679-7400 or 877-358-6714 of by email to set up a document review appointment.
  4. Selection, Interview, and Plan: This step will take approximately 1 hour. You will meet with a Workforce Development Specialist to assess your career and employment goals and to develop an individual career development plan.

An individual career development plan may include some or all of the following:

  • Job search and readiness:
    • Career interest and skills assessments
    • Job search preparation: networking, career portfolio, and job application tips
    • Job search workshops
    • Resume writing and interviewing assistance
    • Goal setting for your career
    • Internships for adults
    • Referrals to employers
    • Access to internet, phone, fax, photocopiers to help with your job search
    • Job outlook and labor market information
  • Retraining for a new job or career:
    • Tuition assistance for GED, community college, university, or technical school
    • Payment assistance for qualified trainings
    • Assistance with books, fees, and supplies
    • Assistance with career and educational planning
    • Relocation assistance if you obtain new employment
    • Tools, uniforms, supplies, or transportation required on your new job

Learn about recent success stories from those who benefited from Career Services.

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In school youth ages 14-21 and out of school youth ages 16-24 are eligible to develop career exploration and job skills plans with us. Youth participating with Coconino County Health and Human Services, Career Services benefit from skills training, internships, workshops, leadership development, and much more. Contact us at (928) 679-7400 or by email at careerservices@coconino.az.gov to get in touch and learn more!

For quick tips, click here: Secrets of the Job Search

Learn about recent success stories from those who benefited from Career Services.

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The Coconino County Health and Human Services, Career Services Team can assist you in attracting and retaining a qualified workforce by providing referrals from our pre-screened, qualified applicant pool. We can also sponsor internships to help an incumbent or potential employee increase their skills and experience, helping your company to improve and retain its talent pool. In addition, we can help you take advantage of other money-saving incentives such as tax credits, training and education assistance, and on-the-job training opportunities.

Services Available for Employers

  • Tax incentives and information
  • Referrals to qualified employees
  • Sponsored on-the-job training for employees
  • Sponsored internships
  • Employer training and education
  • Labor market information

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Your Connection to the Workforce
Serving Employers, Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Youth, Adult & Dislocated Workers with funding from the Department of Labor. 
Equal Employment Opportunity Program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.