Tag: veterans

November 15, 2019 (Gainesville, Fla.)– CareerSource North Central Florida congratulates Disabled Veterans Operational Program (DVOP) Specialist Elijah Hamilton for being recognized with the Veterans Impact Award for outstanding employees working in veterans services. Elijah was recognized during the October 24 Veterans Appreciation Luncheon hosted by the Greater Gainesville Chamber and VyStar Credit Union. “We are…

Veteran Job Fair Thursday, January 15, 2015 | 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Senior Recreation Center 5701 NW 34th St., Gainesville, FL 32653 Are you a veteran seeking civilian job opportunities in North Central Florida? Attend the Veteran Job Fair to speak with nearly 40 employers and apply for current openings. This event is free…

BUILDING CAREERS FOR VETERANS The HBI program provides quality trades training for more than 170 windows of opportunity. Congratulations to our first graduating class! Home Builders Institute (HBI) offers full scholarship training Florida veterans. Participants earn a nationally recognized trade credential recognized by the Department of Labor and National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). Left…

We are proud to announce the partnership to host a Veteran Employability Workshop for veterans and all people who served in the military service that are looking for civilian job opportunities in the North Central Florida region. The workshop will address topics such as: Developing a military-to-civilian skills crosswalk and translating the military occupational code…

“Never give in — never, never, never, never, in nothing great or small, large or petty, never give in except to convictions of honour and good sense. Never yield to force; never yield to the apparently overwhelming might of the enemy.” — Winston Churchill APPLY BY FEB 20th: warrington.ufl.edu/vep The Veterans Entrepreneurship Program (VEP) provides…

Governor Rick Scott declared Friday, May 10 the first annual Paychecks for Patriots Day in Florida. As part of the statewide initiative, FloridaWorks hosted the Gainesville location, which attracted more than 145 veterans and their eligible dependents. There were 10 events held across the state. FloridaWorks was able to bring veterans in Alachua and Bradford…

FloridaWorks is proud to participate in Paychecks for Patriots, a statewide Veterans Hiring Fair presented locally by FloridaWorks. Paychecks for Patriots intends to bridge the employment and reemployment needs of veterans and their eligible dependents with Florida employers in need of qualified workers. Friday, May 10, 2013 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Freedom Community Center…

Community News Vet Fest 2012 is being held at the Rose’s Auction House – 9057 US HWY 301 South Hampton, FL – on April 14 10:00am-11:00pm and April 15 12:00pm-6:00pm. Vet Fest 2012 is a no cost event supporting America’s veterans and troops. There will be an array of bands, food, vendors, wrestling, car and…