The Yuma Private Industry Council
is a private non-profit organization whose purpose is to provide
job seeker and employer services in the Yuma County labor market.
Incorporated in 1988, YPIC serves as the Private Sector partner in
the Public/Private Workforce Development Partnership with the Yuma
County Board of Supervisors. With the advent of the Workforce
Investment Act (WIA), the Yuma County Board of Supervisors
designated YPIC as the official operator or the "One-Stop"
delivery system for workforce development services in Yuma County.
The Yuma County Board of Supervisors appoints the Workforce
Investment Board which is housed in the organizational framework
of YPIC. The Board draws membership from the community and is made
up of representatives from all areas of the public, private, and
YPIC is a proud member of the Arizona Workforce Connection network
which provides free services to job seekers in need of a job
search assistance, training, and employment opportunities. Arizona
is an integrated network of One-Stop Career Centers and web-based
information and services designed to provide individuals with a
comprehensive, simplified service that streamlines all of
Arizona's workforce development programs.
To meet the unique and changing needs
of our communities by providing quality workforce development and
career resources that enhance economic growth.