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Meet Employers Hiring Now at Construction/Building Trade Jobs Hiring Event Oct. 23

Palm Beach County residents can meet with area employers with immediate high-paying job openings in construction/building trades. Participants can also find out how to qualify for training scholarships to learn or upgrade job skills.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Oct. 21, 2018

Who:

Palm Beach County residents can meet with area employers with immediate high-paying job openings in construction/building trades. Participants can also find out how to qualify for training scholarships to learn or upgrade job skills.

What:

More than 15 employers including Aerotek, Ridgeway Plumbing, roofers, builders, Palm Beach State College and area trade unions will be interviewing candidates and hiring onsite to fill immediate construction/building trade job openings in Palm Beach County. The event is open to all Palm Beach County residents and there is no charge to attend.

Why:

Construction/building trade jobs are in high demand – job growth in this sector soared 15.2 percent over the year in Palm Beach County, above 13.7 percent statewide. Demand for these jobs also is being fueled by $2.7 billion in countywide infrastructure improvement projects taking place over a 10-year period funded by the county sales surtax initiative.

When/Where:

Tues. Oct. 23 – 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

CareerSource Palm Beach County Central Career Center, 3400 Belvedere Road, West Palm Beach

About CareerSource Palm Beach County:

CareerSource Palm Beach County is the non-profit organization chartered by the state to lead workforce development in Palm Beach County. During the past five program years, CareerSource assisted more than 92,000 residents find employment ranging from entry level to executive suite, with salaries from these jobs creating $2.1 billion in annual wages. More information is available at: www.careersourcepbc.com.

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Note to editors: You are invited to send a reporter/photographer/video crew to interview a CareerSource Palm Beach County spokesperson, employers and/or career seekers at this event.