Community Services

Gila County Community Services Division
"Improving the Quality of life for all residents, one life at a time”

News and Events

Gila/Pinal Workforce Investment Area Business Plan July 2014-June 2017

Section 8 Administrative Plan July 2014

Public Hearing regarding Gila/Pinal Workforce Investment Area Dissolution & Realignment

The   Arizona Workforce Connection in conjunction with the Greater Globe Miami Chamber of Commerce and Freeport McMoran Mining Corporation recently held a very successful job fair in the local area. The event was held on Thursday, July 31st at the Freeport Training Center from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.  We had over 350 persons in attendance along with 30 local employers. The event was organized by Dave Franquero, WIA Career & Employment Specialist, Ellen Kretsch, Chamber Manager, Christina Walker, Chamber Administrative Assistant, and Robin Horta, Outreach Coordinator for Freeport McMoran Mining Corporation.  Partners in the Gila One Stop include the Workforce Investment Act Programs – Youth, Adult, Dislocated Worker, and DES Employment Services.

Job Fair

Pictured (left-right):  RoseMary Ortega -DES Employment Services, Susan Newby - Central AZ College, and Lee French - Central Arizona Governments