Who We Are
The Orange County Employees Association is comprised of thousands of public health nurses, social workers, law enforcement officers, health inspectors and other dedicated workers who keep our communities safe and healthy. Standing together, we advocate for fairness at work and fairness in the communities we serve.
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News and Events
November 30, 2022
Improved Retiree Healthcare Benefits & Vacation Usage Flexibility: Tentative Agreement Reached!
For years, County workers have sought improvements on two important workplace issues: retirement...
November 23, 2022
Happy Thanksgiving 2022!
"I want to take a moment to express how grateful I am for all that is OCEA—for our members and...
November 21, 2022
COURT MEMBERS: 6% Wage Increase, Small Dues Increase on Nov. 23 Paychecks
This Wednesday, you’ll see the 6% negotiated general wage increase reflected on your paycheck....
County New Employee Orientation
OCEA invites you to join us for a special Zoom meeting to learn more about the exclusive benefits available to members. As an OCEA member, not only do you have a right to vote regarding pay and benefits during contract negotiations, you also have access to leadership opportunities and training. Come learn more about dental, vision, and life insurance benefits available exclusively to members. You will also hear about scholarship opportunities for students, as well as our extensive ticketing program which provides discounted access to entertainment and sporting events throughout Southern California.
Date: December 5, 2022
Time: 1–1:45 p.m.