Category: Job Seekers News

(June 19, 2017 – Gainesville, Fla.) Startup Quest® teams will reveal which technologies they’ve selected and pitch their business plans to a panel of investor judges on Wednesday, June 21, from 2-6 p.m. at the Startup Quest® Investor Pitch. The pitch contest, awards ceremony, and networking event will be held at the Best Western Gateway…

Media Contact Frank Avery, Director of Communications CareerSource North Central Florida (352) 214-5997, favery@fmsworks.com CareerSource NCFL Gainesville career center, 10 NW Sixth Street (Gainesville, Fla. – March 14, 2017) CareerSource North Central Florida will host a recruitment event on Wednesday, March 15 from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. at the Gainesville career center to fill…

Media Contact Frank Avery, Director of Communications CareerSource North Central Florida (352) 214-5997, favery@fmsworks.com   (Gainesville, Fla. – March 9, 2017) CareerSource North Central Florida will launch the 2017 Gainesville edition of Startup Quest®, a nationally-recognized 10-week entrepreneurship training program, at an information session on April 12 from 1 p.m. – 4p.m. at the Wyndham…

Gainesville, Fla. (July 18, 2016) Marshalls will host a recruitment event with CareerSource North Central Florida (NCFL) to fill over 80 positions at its new Butler Plaza North location. The recruitment event will be held Tuesday, July 19 and Wednesday, July 20 from 9am to 7pm at the CareerSource NCFL Gainesville career center at 10…

Gainesville, Fla. (May 5, 2016) Area companies are expanding their hiring thanks to CareerSource North Central Florida’s latest offering, STEM Ready. CareerSource NCFL is reporting that, as of Wednesday, May 4, more than 170 open paid STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics-based) internships are available with more than 40 participating businesses in Alachua and Bradford…

Gainesville, Fla. (April 22, 2016) Out-of-school youth have a new opportunity to earn college credit and a tablet courtesy of a new program coming to Bradford County called TechQuest. TechQuest is a four-week entrepreneurship and technology training program for out-of-school youth between the ages of 16 and 24 years old offered by CareerSource North Central…

With the holidays fast approaching, many area companies are looking to fill seasonal positions before holiday retail season ramps up. Jacksonville-based Prologistix, a logistic-industry staffing agency, is recruiting in the Gainesville area to immediately fill 60 remaining openings for Loaders and Unloaders (#10084036), the individuals who work with forklifts in warehouses. The company, who was…

#FLManufacturingCareers #STEAM #BuildingBlocksofWorkforce GAINESVILLE, FL – Florida’s state colleges, manufacturers and regional workforce boards are teaming up to connect Floridians with great careers in advanced manufacturing. Floridians will have the opportunity to meet with local manufacturers Wednesday, April 22, at multiple venues across Florida as part of the statewide Florida Manufacturing Career Fair. In an…

STARKE, Fla. – Lessly Spates knows exactly what she wants to be when she grows up. The Bradford High School senior’s confidence and work toward becoming a Registered Nurse secured her the top spot in CareerSource Florida’s statewide “Be Your Best Self” campaign. Spates posted a selfie in nursing scrubs to enter the contest, which asked…

If you missed the Startup Quest® Introductory Workshop, there is still time apply for this innovative entrepreneurial training program. Visit a career developer at the CareerSource NCFL career center Friday, February 27 or Monday, March 2 for information and to apply. Walk in, call us at 352.244.5109 or email startupquest@careersourcencfl.com to schedule an appointment, hear…