Media Contact: Laura Byrnes, APR, CPRC, FCWP
Director of Communications
Direct: 352-291-9559 | Mobile: 352-816-1264
CHIEFLAND, Fla. (July 5, 2023) – CareerSource Citrus Levy Marion has teamed up with the Tri-County Community Resource Center and College of Central Florida to provide opportunities for those looking for work or seeking critical support services.
The Tri-County Resource and Job Fair takes place Thursday, July 20 from 2-5 p.m. at CF’s Jack Wilkinson Levy Campus, 15390 NW Hwy 19, between Chiefland and Fanning Springs. It is free and open to all job seekers, including students and recent graduates, who can register here: bit.ly/TRICOUNTYJOB
In addition to meeting directly with hiring managers with immediate jobs to fill, attendees may also take advantage of free employability workshops held during the event:
Resume Review from 2-2:30 p.m.
Interview Skills from 2:30-3 p.m.
College Applications from 3-4 p.m.
To date, participating businesses include Amber Brook Farms, ANCORP, Capital City Bank, Cross City Correctional Institute, Florida Department of Children and Families, Florida Department of Juvenile Justice, Florida Division of Vocational Rehabilitation, Tri-County Metals, UpHealth Inc., Williston Care Center and Zero Hour Life Center.
Representatives from CareerSource CLM and the workforce region’s young adult services provider, Eckerd Connects Workforce Development, as well as the College of Central Florida, Tri-County Community Resource Center, United Way of North Central Florida and Zero Hour Life Center will also be on hand to provide community resources.
Prior to attending the event, it is recommended that job seekers complete a full registration, or update an existing registration, at EmployFlorida.com. Participants are also encouraged to dress professionally, bring printed copies of a current resume, and be prepared to discuss skills and qualifications with hiring managers.
Since 2015, the Tri-County Resource Center has been a one-stop “resource hub” that uses a community-centered approach to proactively connect those in need with existing services and referral assistance before they reach a crisis.
CareerSource CLM is the region’s leader in workforce development, connecting businesses with qualified, skilled talent and job candidates with employment and career development opportunities.
Those interested in getting prepared for the job fair ahead of time are invited to stop by any CareerSource CLM career center, including the Levy County center at 2175 NW 11th Dr., in Chiefland. Fee-free assistance is available weekdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
For more information, call 800-434-JOBS or visit the calendar at careersourceclm.com.
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 $8.2 million (revised annually). Unless otherwise stipulated, all statements, news releases, requests for proposals, bid solicitations and other applicable documents are fully funded from federal sources.
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 and LinkedIn.