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Job fair features wide array of opportunities in medical and nonprofit fields

OCALA, Fla. (July 18, 2022) – Those interested in giving their employment prospects a shot in the arm are encouraged to take part in the 2022 Healthcare and Human Services Job Fair on Tuesday, July 26 from 4-6 p.m. at One Health Center, 1714 SW 17th St., in Ocala.

The free event, sponsored by CareerSource Citrus Levy Marion and VIPcare, features businesses recruiting to fill in-demand positions at area hospitals, doctors’ offices, nonprofit organizations, and nursing homes. Positions include Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs), Child Protective Investigator, Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs), Registered Nurses (RNs), Patient Care Technicians, Medical Assistants and Medical Lab Technicians, as well as medical office and records, drivers, food service, housekeeping, and more.

“Healthcare is one of those industries in our region that continues to be in very high demand,” said Melissa Saco, CareerSource CLM business development manager. “To help meet that need, this job fair features an abundance of immediate opportunities from entry level to registered and licensed nurses.”

To date, the following businesses are scheduled to take part: Absolute Health Internal Medicine and Pediatrics; Bridgewater Park Health and Rehabilitation; Brookdale Chambrel Pinecastle; Chatham Glen Healthcare & Rehabilitation; Empath Home Health; Evergreen Private Care; Florida Department of Children and Families; HCA Florida Ocala Health; Heart of Florida Health Care; Highpoint at Stonecrest; Hospice of Marion County; Maxim Healthcare Services; Quad Nurse, LLC; SMA Healthcare; Staff America; and Team Select Home Care.

Also, education partners Taylor College and the College of Central Florida will be on hand.

Candidates are asked to register prior to the event at For more information, as well as updates on participating businesses and the registration link, check the calendar at

Those planning to attend should bring printed copies of their resume, dress professionally, and be prepared for on-the-spot job interviews. While masks are not required, participants should feel free to wear appropriate face coverings if they wish.

Candidates interested in updating their resume, preparing a 30-second “elevator speech”’ or sharpening interview skills are encouraged to visit one of CareerSource CLM’s career centers for fee-free staff assistance. The centers are located at 2703 NE 14th St., Ocala; 683 S. Adolph Point, Lecanto; and 2175 NW 11th Dr., Chiefland.

For more information, call 800-434-5627.


CareerSource Citrus Levy Marion is an equal opportunity employer/program 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.

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