CAREERSOURCE CAPITAL REGION INVITES CAREER SEEKERS TO ATTEND GADSDEN COUNTY JOB FAIR ON AUGUST 11TH

 

Gadsden County job fair will connect employers and residents looking for career opportunities.
 

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – CareerSource Capital Region, in partnership with the Gadsden County Board of County Commissioners, invites residents to connect with employers looking to fill open positions with eager talent at the Gadsden County Job Fair!

Gadsden County Job Fair
Thursday, August 11, 2016
9:30am to 12:30pm

University of Florida IFAS North Florida Research and Education Center
155 Research Road
Quincy, FL 32351
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“The Gadsden County Job Fair will showcase some of the top employers in our region.” said Kara Palmer Smith, Senior Director at CareerSource Capital Region. “Whether you are a seasoned professional or are new to the workforce, this event is a great opportunity for you to learn about and apply for local jobs.”

Career seekers who are interested in attending the job fair are encouraged to attend the “How to Work a Job Fair” workshop offered by CareerSource Capital Region’s Gadsden County Career Center on Wednesday, August 10, at 12:00 Noon.  At the workshop, career seekers will learn how to develop an effective elevator speech and create a strategy for making a great first impression at the Gadsden County Job Fair the next day.

On the day of the job fair, Big Bend Transit will provide free transportation to the event from the Winn Dixie located at 1632 W. Jefferson Street in Quincy starting at 8:30am. For information regarding shuttle routes visit www.bigbendtransit.org/gadsden.  

For more information about the job fair or workshop visit www.careersourcecapitalregion.com or call (850) 875-4040. The list of participating businesses will be available for download prior to the event on the CareerSource Capital Region website and through Facebook and Twitter using #CSCRConnects.

CareerSource Capital Region would also like to thank the Gadsden County Chamber of Commerce, the Gadsden County Development Council, ABC 27 WTXL, Armada Ammunition and Big Bend Transit for supporting this event as sponsors. To learn about sponsorship opportunities for other events please call (850) 617-4605.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

August 04, 2016

PRESS CONTACT:

Selena Coles
Office (850) 617-4554, Cell (850) 508-1698

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About CareerSource Capital Region

CareerSource Capital Region connects employers with qualified, skilled talent and Floridians with employment and career development opportunities to achieve economic prosperity in Gadsden, Leon and Wakulla counties. Solutions for career seekers include one-on-one career advising, interviewing and resume-writing assistance, employment workshops, and labor market information. Solutions for employers include recruitment assistance, skills assessments for applicants, customized training, and information on tax incentives. Employers and career seekers are matched through the Employ Florida Marketplace system. All solutions are provided at no cost. Programs funded through CareerSource Capital Region are equal opportunity programs with auxiliary aids and services available upon request to individuals with disabilities. Persons using TTY/TTD equipment use Florida Relay Service 711. A proud partner of the American Job Center network.