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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 Targeted Local Hire 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.

Administrative Clerk 

Animal Care Technician

Animal License Canvasser


Delivery Driver

Garage Attendant

Gardener Caretaker 

Maintenance Laborer 

Mechanical Helper

Street Services Worker

Tree Surgeon Assistant

Warehouse & Toolroom Worker


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

TLH Info Sheets

See our informational sheets regarding available positions in the Targeted Local Hire Program

TLH Office Trainee Informational Sheet

TLH Vocational Worker Informational Sheet

TLH Application Checklist

See a step-to-step guide how to apply to the Targeted Local Hire Program

TLH Application Checklist

TLH Pamphlet

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

TLH Pamphlet

TLH Career Ladder

See more information regarding the careers available through the TLH Program:

TLH Career Ladder

Application Sites List

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

LA Local Hire Application Sites Map

TLH 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

TLH 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

Tips for Success


Check out answers to some of our FAQs:


Sample Interview Questions

Review Sample LA Local Hire Mock Interview Questions: