Economic and Workforce Development Department (EWDD) COVID-19 Resource Guide

The Current COVID-19 emergency is evolving rapidly and EWDD is prepared to support all of our partners during this difficult time. In light of the Safer at Home Order, EWDD's BusinessSource, WorkSource and YouthSource Centers are providing services by phone, email & social media. Customer contact, with health safety precautions, will be limited to scheduled appointments only.
Please find below EWDD's Information Bulletin 20-02, which is a COVID-19 Resource Guide. If you have additional questions, please contact the following individuals:

BusinessSource Centers: 

Daysi Hernandez 213-744-9340 or

Jackie Rodriguez 213-744-7185 or

YouthSource Centers 

Makeda Vela 213-744-7345 or

Worksource Centers : 

Donny Brooks 213-744-9093 or

Day Labor Centers: 

Frank Mier 213-744-9319 or


May Smith 213-744-9360 or


EWDD COVID-19 Information Bulletin

BusinessSource Contacts

WorkSource Center Contacts

Day Labor Agency Contacts

YouthSource Agency Contacts

Incubator Contacts


Please visit LAJOBPORTAL.COM for more information.


Explore Career Ladders and Job Analyses 

Target classifications for the Bridge to Jobs Program are listed below. 

The Personnel Department has developed career ladder overviews as well as job analyses that identify the tasks that each classification performs and the competencies (the skills, knowledge, and abilities) needed to perform them. Candidates are encouraged to review this information to further their future career pathway with the City.

    Accounting Clerk

    Assistant Inspector

    Communications Information Representative

    Community Services Representative

    Customer Service Specialist

    • Career Ladder - Pending
    • Tasks - Pending
    • Competencies - Pending

    Electrical Craft Helper

    Field Engineering Aide

    Career ladders and job analyses for other City job classifications may be found at the following links:

    Career Ladders:

    Job Analyses:

    For information regarding the COVID-19 vaccine and employee requirements:

    Additional Resources

    Bridge to Jobs Info Sheet

    See our informational sheet regarding available positions in the Bridge to Jobs Program:

    BRIDGE Information Sheet

    Bridge to Jobs Application Checklist

    See a step-by-step guide how to apply to the Bridge to Jobs Program:

    BRIDGE Application Checklist

    Bridge to Jobs Pamphlet

    An additional guide on how to apply, along with information on what to expect once your application is approved:

    BRIDGE Pamphlet

    Bridge to Jobs Career Ladder

    See more information regarding careers offered in the Bridge to Jobs Program:

    BRIDGE Career Ladder

    Application Sites List

    Please find a list of our Application Sites with contact information:

    LA Local Hire Application Sites Map

    BRIDGE Application Update Form

    If you would like to make changes to your job preferences in your application, please complete this form and email a copy to

    BRIDGE Application Update Form

    LA Local Hire Employee Resources

    Check out the resources available to current LA Local Hire Program Candidates:

    LA Local Hire Employee Resources


    Check out answers to some of our FAQs: