Community Resources

Yuma County Development – Click Here

Permit information, inspection requests, public records, and bidding projects.

City of Yuma Community Development – Click Here

Whether you are building a new business or improving your current location, the City of Yuma understands the important role businesses play in our local economy and our community’s quality of life.

Arizona Registrar of Contractors – Click Here

The Registrar of Contractors serves two core functions: licensing and the regulation of the licensing of contractors. For licensing, the ROC ensures contractors possess the experience, training, and knowledge required to qualify for a license and then issue the appropriate credentials. Protect yourself. Do your due diligence. Check The License. Each year, the Registrar investigates thousands of complaints from consumers against unlicensed entities attempting to perform contracting work.

If you’re looking to move and have any questions about obtaining a license in Arizona or about the reciprocation of licenses, we’d be more than happy to help.

AWC Construction and Technology – Click Here

AWC Construction & Technology designed a program to prepare students for employment in the various areas of construction and technical instruction. The high demand for trained construction workers makes this a wise career choice. Following a program of study in Construction Technologies can help a student build skills for the current job, earn a certificate to be competitive in a job search, or transfer on to a four-year degree. (Night Classes Offered)

Southwest Technical Education District of Yuma (STEDY) – Click Here

A skilled workforce is critical to Yuma’s economic health. To promote and support this, STEDY works collaboratively with community shareholders to inspire students to successfully transition from school to career and become contributing members of society. We know to help today’s students be prepared for tomorrow’s workforce. It is our obligation to work closely with businesses and industries to offer students internships, job shadowing, and work experience. We understand the role businesses (both large and small), play in our mission. Therefore, we call upon industry experts to provide students with information and relevant training for industry certifications.

Better Business Bureau – Click Here

BBB Vision: An ethical marketplace where buyers and sellers trust each other.

BBB Mission- “To be the leader in advancing marketplace trust. We do this by setting standards for marketplace trust, Encouraging & supporting best practices by engaging with & educating consumers and businesses, Celebrating marketplace role models, Calling out and addressing substandard marketplace behavior, and Creating a community of trustworthy businesses and charities… BBB sees trust as a function of two primary factors- Integrity and Performance. Integrity includes respect, ethics, and intent. Performance speaks to a business’s track record of delivering results by BBB standards and/or addressing customer concerns in a timely, satisfactory manner.

Yuma County Chamber of Commerce – Click Here

Chamber Mission- “To represent our membership by advocating a healthy economic climate through the effective use of our unique regional resources to enhance the quality of life in the greater Yuma area.”

Greater Yuma Economic Development Center

Greater Yuma, Arizona, is a metropolitan area comprising four states (Arizona, California, Baja-California, and Sonora, Mexico) and two countries serving a bi-national population of more than 1.5 million people. The region’s strategic location provides ease of access to major international and West Coast markets with the ability to deliver manufactured goods in a single-day truck haul to 50M+ consumers.
 
GYEDC is a team of economic development and marketing professionals committed to proving Greater Yuma is a great place for businesses to grow. Consider all of us at GYEDC an extension of your team. We have established relationships with all local and state public agencies, as well as workforce development organizations in the community.

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Hire Yuma – Coming Soon

We’re initiating a Hire Yuma platform to support the community, allowing both members and non-members to share job openings they currently have available.