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Unemployment Law > US Unemployment Offices > California > Kern County Unemployment Offices

Where Is the Unemployment Office in Woody, CA?

Do you need to file for unemployment benefits in Kern County, California? The California Employment Development Department administers unemployment benefits in California.

If you haven’t applied for unemployment benefits recently (or ever), you might think you have to go into the local unemployment office and file your claim in person. These days, however, it’s much easier – and sometimes, required – to file your claim online, as explained below. 

Contacting the Unemployment Office in Kern County

You may want to contact your local unemployment office to check on your claim, speak to a representative, or otherwise manage your unemployment benefits application. 

The main phone number for the California Employment Development Department is 800-300-5616 .

Finding Your Local Job Center

Local job centers -- sometimes called One-Stop Career Centers or American Job Centers --can help you with cover letters, resumes, and job search efforts. You may be required to register with a job center as part of your ongoing obligation to look for work while collecting benefits. 

Job centers in Kern County, California include:


source: U.S. Department of Labor

BAKERSFIELD: Career Services Center - Oildale

Phone: 661-336-6700

Email:

Website: http://www.americasjobcenterofkern.com/

ADDRESS:

200 China Grade Loop
Bakersfield, CA 93308

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BAKERSFIELD: America`s Job Center of California - Bakersfield

Phone: 661-635-2601

Email:

Business Rep: Candy Gettman, Phone: 661-635-2757, Email: candyg@kerncounty.com

Website: http://www.americasjobcenterofkern.com/about-us.asp

ADDRESS:

1600 East Belle Terrace
2nd Floor
Bakersfield, CA 93307

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BAKERSFIELD: America`s Job Center of California - Back to Work Center

Phone: 661-325-4473

Email: awjobseeker@stanalliance.com

Website: www.stanworkforce.com

ADDRESS:

1405 Commercial Way
Suite 120
Bakersfield, CA 93309

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BAKERSFIELD: America`s Job Center of California- Bakersfield

Phone: 661-635-2601

Email:

Veterans Rep: Valorie Dixon, Phone: 661-635-2612, Email: valorie.dixon@edd.ca.gov

Business Rep: Christina Garza (EDD Program Manager), Phone: 661-635-2606, Email: christina.garza@edd.ca.gov

Website: www.americasjobcenterofkern.com

ADDRESS:

1600 East Belle Terrace
Bakersfield, CA 93307

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BAKERSFIELD: America`s Job Center of California - Oildale Affiliate

Phone: 661-336-6700

Email:

Website: http://www.americasjobcenterofkern.com/jobseeker/

ADDRESS:

1127 Olive Drive
Suite G
Bakersfield, CA 93308

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BAKERSFIELD: EPIC @ The Beale

Phone: 661-868-0820

Email:

Website: http://www.americasjobcenterofkern.com

ADDRESS:

701 Truxtun Avenue - Second Floor
Young Adult Center - Beale Memorial Library
Bakersfield, CA 93301

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DELANO: America`s Job Center - Delano

Phone: 661-721-5800

Email:

Veterans Rep: Richard Baca, Phone: 661-721-5814, Email: richard.baca@edd.ca.gov

Website: http://www.americasjobcenterofkern.com

ADDRESS:

1816 Cecil Avenue
Delano, CA 93215

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DELANO: America`s Job Center - Delano

Phone: 661-721-5800

Email:

Veterans Rep: Jimmy Vasquez, Phone: 661-721-5813, Email: michael.smiley@edd.ca.gov

Business Rep: Cheryl People, Phone: 661-721-5800, Email:

Website: www.americasjobcenterofkern.com

ADDRESS:

1816 Cecil Avenue
Delano, CA 93215

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LAKE ISABELLA: Career Services Center - Lake Isabella

Phone: 760-379-2074

Email:

Business Rep: Donna Moreno, Phone: 760-379-2074, Email: Morenod@co.kern.ca.us

Website: www.americasjobcenterofkern.com

ADDRESS:

6401 Lake Isabella Blvd
PO Box 2366
Lake Isabella, CA 93240

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LAKE ISABELLA: America`s Job Center of California - Lake Isabella

Phone: 760-379-2074

Email:

Business Rep: Peggy Langels, Phone: 760-379-2074, Email: Morenod@co.kern.ca.us

Website: http://www.americasjobcenterofkern.com/jobseeker/

ADDRESS:

6401 Lake Isabella Blvd
PO Box 2366
Lake Isabella, CA 93240

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LAMONT: America`s Job Center of California - Lamont

Phone: 661-635-4029

Email:

Website: http://www.americasjobcenterofkern.com/jobseeker/

ADDRESS:

8300 Segrue Road
Lamont, CA 93241

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LAMONT: America`s Job Center - Lamont

Phone: 661-635-4029

Email:

Website: www.americasjobcenterofkern.com

ADDRESS:

8300 Segrue Road
Lamont, CA 93241

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MOJAVE: Career Services Center - Mojave

Phone: 661-824-7800

Email:

Website: www.americasjobcenterofkern.com

ADDRESS:

2300 Highway 58
Mojave, CA 93501

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MOJAVE: America`s Job Center of California - Mojave

Phone: 661-824-7800

Email:

Business Rep: Tom Pear, Job Developer, Phone: 661-824-7533, Email: peart@kern.dhs.com

Website: http://www.americasjobcenterofkern.com/jobseeker/

ADDRESS:

2300 State Highway 58
Mojave, CA 93501

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RIDGECREST: America`s Job Center of California - Ridgecrest

Phone: 760-384-5995

Email:

Website: http://www.americasjobcenterofkern.com/contact-locations.asp

ADDRESS:

540 Perdew Avenue
Suite B2
Ridgecrest, CA 93555

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RIDGECREST: Ridgecrest - America?s Job Center

Phone: 760-446-2595

Email:

Veterans Rep: Elvis Garcia, Phone: 760-446-2595 call for an appointment, Email: elvis.garcia@edd.ca.gov

Business Rep: Tina Reyes, Phone: 760-446-4907, Email: cristina.reyes@edd.ca.gov

Website: www.americasjobcenterofkern.com

ADDRESS:

1400 North Norma Street
Suite 105
Ridgecrest, CA 93555

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SHAFTER: America Job Center of California -Shafter

Phone: 661-746-8416

Email: lindar@co.kern.ca.us

Business Rep: Linda Reed, Phone: 661-635-2706, Email: lindar@co.kern.ca.us

Website: www.CareerServicesCenter.com

ADDRESS:

115 N Central Valley Highway
Shafter, CA 93263

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SHAFTER: America`s Job Center of California - Shafter

Phone: 661-746-8416

Email: lindar@co.kern.ca.us

Business Rep: Linda Reed, Phone: 661-635-2706, Email: lindar@co.kern.ca.us

Website: http://www.americasjobcenterofkern.com/jobseeker/

ADDRESS:

115 North Central Valley Highway
Department of Human Services Building
Shafter, CA 93263

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TAFT: America`s Job Center of California - Taft

Phone: (661) 763-0214

Email:

Website: http://www.americasjobcenterofkern.com/jobseeker/

ADDRESS:

119 North 10th Street
Taft, CA 93268

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TAFT: Career Services Center - Taft

Phone: (661) 763-0214

Email:

Website: www.americasjobcenterofkern.com

ADDRESS:

119 North 10th Street
Taft, CA 93268

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How to Collect Unemployment Benefits in Kern County, California

You can file for unemployment benefits in Kern County, California or otherwise manage your unemployment benefits application at the website of the California Employment Development Department.

For more information on how to contact your local office and file an application for benefits, see How Do I Apply for Benefits in California? 

Make sure you’re prepared when you call the office or begin your online application for benefits by reading Checklist: Information You’ll Need to File for Unemployment.

To find out whether you meet the eligibility requirements to collect unemployment benefits in Kern County, California, see Who Is Eligible for Unemployment Benefits in California? 

To calculate your weekly benefit amount, see How Much Will I Collect in Unemployment Benefits in California?