Media Contact: Laura Byrnes, APR, CPRC
Director of Communications
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OCALA, Fla. (June 6, 2022) – If you think summer is the time to sweat out unemployment, think again.
CareerSource Citrus Levy Marion and its affiliate Talent Center in partnership with the College of Central Florida will hold a Citrus County Job Fair on Tuesday, June 21 – the first official day of summer – featuring a wide range of hot new job opportunities.
The job fair takes place from 3:30-5 p.m. at CF’s Citrus County campus, 3800 S. Lecanto Highway in Lecanto. It is free and open to any job seeker in the Citrus, Levy and Marion counties’ region.
To date, hiring representatives from the following businesses plan to attend: AutoZone Auto Parts, Citrus County Abuse Shelter Association, Citrus County Board of County Commissioners, Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Citrus County Tax Collector, Crystal River Health and Rehabilitation Center, Florida Caregivers, Florida Department of Children and Families, Florida Department of Juvenile Justice, Key Training Center, MedFleet Ambulance, PedIM Healthcare and Quick Care Med, Power Movers Plumbing Electric LLC, Sevita – Florida Mentor, Tri-Co Communications, TrueCore Behavorial Solutions, and Weber Glass.
“There really is something for anyone interested in good, gainful employment in a variety of industries, from construction to manufacturing and healthcare to retail, as well as human, public and social services,” said Rusty Skinner, CareerSource CLM’s chief executive officer.
Those interested in attending should bring printed copies of their resume, dress professionally, and be prepared for on-the-spot job interviews. While masks are not required, attendees should feel free to wear face coverings if they wish to do so.
Candidates interested in updating their resume, preparing a 30-second “elevator speech” highlighting their skills and experience, and/or sharpening interview skills are encouraged to visit one of CareerSource CLM’s career centers for fee-free staff assistance. The centers are currently open to the public for in-person services from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and are located at 683 S. Adolph Point, in Lecanto; 2175 NW 11th Dr., in Chiefland; and 2703 NE 14th St., in Ocala.
For more information about the job fair, including updates on participating businesses and/or to register, visit careersourceclm.com/event/job-fair-citrus-county/. To learn more about the event or about CareerSource CLM’s fee-free services, call 800-434-JOBS (5627).
CareerSource Citrus Levy Marion and its affiliate Talent Center are equal opportunity employer/programs 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). Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities and in Spanish. All voice telephone numbers may be reached using TTY/TDD equipment via the Florida Relay Service at 711. For accommodations, call 800-434-5627, ext. 7878 or mail [email protected]. CareerSource CLM is a proud partner of the American Job Center network and member of CareerSource Florida.