City of Burbank Workforce Connection Announces Name Change to Burbank Employee Connection
BURBANK, CA (April 23, 2021) – The City of Burbank Workforce Connection is excited to announce its new name, Burbank Employment Connection (BEC). This name change is the first step in the future expansion of services including an electronic newsletter, virtual veteran’s job fair, informational videos, and other online resources for job seekers.
“The Burbank Employment Connection’s name change reflects our dedication to serve Burbank’s job seekers providing them the necessary resources and services to find their next job and excel in their careers,” said Management Services Director Betsy McClinton. “As the COVID-19 Pandemic impacted the jobs of many, BEC served as an essential service and remained committed to helping Burbank’s job seekers navigate through these trying times, connecting many with valuable resources and new career opportunities.”
The friendly staff offers personalized customer service and assistance with job application processes, resume writing, information on available City of Burbank positions, and valuable resources regarding EDD and Unemployment Insurance assistance.
BEC, a satellite office of the Verdugo Jobs Center (VJC) and part of America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), is a free, self-serve employment resource center where job seekers can utilize any of the available services. The center offers a quiet environment to use available computers with internet access and Microsoft Office, two telephones, a copier, scanner, and a fax machine for job search-related activities.
Due to COVID-19 guidelines and restrictions, BEC services are available by appointment only, Monday through Friday, from 8:30AM – 4:30PM. To schedule a one-hour appointment or to contact the Burbank Employment Connection directly, call (818) 238-5021.