Career Centers Now Open

All career centers are open weekdays for staff-assisted and Resource Room services.  At this time, appointments are not required but are recommended. Hours and services subject to change.

  • In-person services at Career Centers available from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Virtual services by phone, email, Live Chat available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Appointments may be made by phone at 352-732-1700 or 800-434-JOBS or Live Chat at

Please note: All necessary safety precautions are being taken to protect center staff and the public, including frequent and thorough cleaning and sanitizing of work spaces, social distancing and requiring use of face coverings.

Florida Reemployment Assistance News

Work Registration Process

Work registration and job search requirement waivers have been extended to Feb. 27, 2021. This means RA claimants filing for benefit weeks prior to March 15 and after February 27 will be required to start the work registration process by registering with Employ Florida and providing five work search contacts per week or obtain staff-assisted career services with CareerSource CLM.

For all new claims with an effective date on or after January 1, 2021 through December 31, 2021, the duration of benefits adjusts from the current maximum of 12 to 19 weeks. The maximum weekly benefit amount will remain at $275.

Don’t wait to get started; contact us at 800-434-JOBS (5627) or  Click Here to Learn More.

CONNECT System Updates

The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity’s CONNECT (Reemployment Assistance) system is unavailable nightly from 8 p.m. to 7 a.m. for necessary maintenance to expedite processing of claims.

Florida Reemployment Assistance Application

The fastest way to file NEW CLAIMS is by using DEO’s new mobile-friendly application portal which can be accessed by mobile phone or desktop:

COVID-19 Business Disaster Recovery Assistance

COVID-19 Business Disaster Recovery Assistance funding has been replenished as of April 30, 2020 for the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program (EIDL).  To learn more and to keep up-to-date CLICK HERE


CareerSource CLM candidate and business virtual services 

We continue to offer fee-free virtual services online via our website as well as by phone and email.  Customers may request to work with staff directly by calling 800-434-5627 (Candidates) and 800-746-9950 (Businesses).

While Florida is under a phased reopening, and the statewide safer-at-home order is no longer in effect, CareerSource Citrus Levy Marion continues to exercise all necessary precautions for the safety of customers and staff.  Services at our career centers are by appointment only, and customers must  wear face coverings and have their temperature monitored by non-touch thermometer before entering.  Members of the public,  particularly those at high-risk due to age or underlying health condition, are urged to practice social distancing and maintain safety measures.  If anyone experiences any symptoms of COVID-19,  you are urged to stay home and contact your healthcare provider and/or your county’s Health Department. Additional updates and up-to-date information about COVID-19 can also be found by visiting