PLEASE NOTE: As of March 17, 2022, and due to an unforeseen conflict, the meeting set for March 23 has been postponed with plans to reschedule in late April.
Laura Byrnes, APR, CPRC
CareerSource Citrus Levy Marion O: 352.291.9559 | M: 352-816-1264[email protected]
Dhanya Nair[email protected]Communications Manager CareerSource North Central Florida M: 352.681.6626
OCALA, Fla. (March 16, 2022) – CareerSource Citrus Levy Marion and CareerSource North Central Florida, along with several regional partners, are hosting a meeting to discuss the recruitment and training needs of businesses in marine manufacturing and related industries.
The meeting will take place Wednesday, March 23 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Best Western Gateway Grand Hotel, 4200 NW 97th Blvd., in Gainesville (I-75 Exit 390, west on Northwest 39th Avenue to Northwest 97th Boulevard). A light lunch will be provided.
“There are a number of boat builders in our two regions plus many related businesses including trailer manufacturers, repairs and parts, boating supplies, makers of upholstery for boats, transport of boats to market and the like,” said Rusty Skinner, CEO of CareerSource CLM. “These businesses help keep our economy afloat and we want to learn how we can help build and sustain their workforce.”
Areas of discussion will focus on:
> Positions currently recruiting
> Skills needed for entry-level workforce
> Skill upgrades needed for current workforce
> Identification of key supply chain industries
In addition to the CareerSource regions, the following partners will take part in the discussion: the College of Central Florida, Marion Technical College, Nature Coast Business Development Council, Santa Fe College, and the Gainesville Chamber of Commerce.
To learn more, call 352-538-5445. Those interested in attending are asked to RSVP by contacting Cira Schnettler at [email protected]
CareerSource Citrus Levy Marion is a member of CareerSource Florida and a proud partner of the American Job Center network. CareerSource Citrus Levy Marion is supported by the U.S. Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and other agencies as part of awards totaling $7.9 million (revised annually). CareerSource Citrus Levy Marion is an equal opportunity employer/program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities and in Spanish. All voice telephone numbers listed above may be reached by persons using TTY/TDD equipment via the Florida Relay Service at 711. If you need accommodations, call 800-434-5627, ext. 7878 or e-mail [email protected]. Please make request at least three business days in advance. Stay connected with CareerSource Citrus Levy Marion on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram and LinkedIn.
CareerSource North Central Florida is a member of CareerSource Florida and a proud partner of the American Job Center network. CareerSource NCFL is an equal opportunity employer/program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. All voice telephone numbers listed above may be reached by persons using TTY/TDD equipment via the Florida Relay Service at 711. If you need accommodations, please call 352-955-2245 or email [email protected].