"With JVS, I found highly motivated talent with diverse backgrounds and work experience."

- Melissa Umeda, Global Director, CBRE


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JVS works with Bay Area businesses of all sizes to meet their hiring and training goals.

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Find talent. Make a difference. What could be better?

JVS is the Bay Area’s leading job training nonprofit with a mission to transform lives and strengthen our community by helping people to build in-demand skills and find jobs. Tell us your needs, and we’ll make a plan for you to find or train motivated, qualified candidates.

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How We Help

We’re your no-cost alternative to staffing or recruitment agencies. With JVS, you can fulfill your business needs while helping people get back to work with the right training.

Save money

JVS serves job seekers and employers – free of charge. Programs include paid internships, job-specific trainings, hiring support and more. Learn more about who pays for JVS’s services.

Save Time

We listen closely to your needs and work with our talent pool to train and identify candidates. You get connected to the right hires faster.

Train your future workforce

Need to hire many similar positions? We design trainings to create pools of qualified candidates. Learn More

Meet your future workforce

Get valuable face-time with our job seekers, including youth, through mock interviews, panel discussions and paid internships/fellowships.

“JVS approached us to be a thought partner about how to incorporate a need that they had with a need that we had, which was to find talented, enthusiastic employees.”

-Lisa Foust, SVP Human Resources, John Muir Health

Our Career Pathways

Our trainings are focused on Bay Area industries that offer positions at living wages and opportunities for career advancement. Below is a sample list of positions that represents our candidate base.


nurses, medical assistants, medical administrative assistants


in-demand trades skills for a range of industries, including automotive and water/waste water management.


Salesforce administrators, data analysts, and bookkeeping training

Looking to hire immediately? We can help. Our candidates touch all industry sectors and functions.

Youth Interns – at no cost to your your business

“I love working with JVS youth interns. They are prepared with basic skills, such as customer service, and they’re eager to learn and motivated to work. JVS even takes care of payroll and worker’s compensation.”

Jack Chew

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Every JVS partner benefits from a unique relationship that meets business needs. Let’s discuss how we can help you meet yours.