Belle Glade Hiring Event Sept. 17 to Fill Immediate Openings in Palm Beach County

Palm Beach County residents can meet with area employers with immediate job openings to fill. Participants can also find out how to qualify for training scholarships to learn or upgrade job skills. The event is jointly hosted by CareerSource Palm Beach County and Palm Beach State College.

Contacts:

Tom Veenstra; Vice President, Administration                                                                             561.340.1061, ext. 2229

Madison Ciklin; Manager of Website and Communications                                                        561.340.1061, ext. 2224

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sept. 16, 2019

Who:

Palm Beach County residents can meet with area employers with immediate job openings to fill. Participants can also find out how to qualify for training scholarships to learn or upgrade job skills. The event is jointly hosted by CareerSource Palm Beach County and Palm Beach State College.

What:

Nearly 20 employers including Florida Crystals, The GEO Group, the Sugar Cane Cooperative, Atio USA, Everglades Farm Equipment and more will be interviewing candidates and hiring onsite to fill more than 175 immediate job openings in Palm Beach County. The event is open to all Palm Beach County residents and there is no charge to attend.

When/Where:

Tues. Sept. 17 – 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Dolly Hand Cultural Arts Center – 1977 SW College Drive, Belle Glade

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 Palm Beach County assisted more than 80,500 residents find employment ranging from entry level to executive suite, with salaries from these jobs creating $1.85 billion in wages. CareerSource also awarded $23 million in grants to area businesses and employees for job training and educational assistance during that time.  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.