Category: Job Seekers

3 Reasons to Job Search Over the Holidays

Reposted from careeronestop.org.  If you’re tempted to take a Thanksgiving-through-New-Years break from your job search, you may want to rethink that plan. It’s true that social calendars get outrageously overcrowded during this season—and it can seem like a good time to step away from your job search. However, at many businesses, calendars actually get lighter.  […]

Lockheed Martin set to unveil Navy fleet ballistic missile operation in Titusville

Lockheed Martin on Tuesday will officially mark the transition of its fleet ballistic missile headquarters from California to the Space Coast, reinforcing the region’s critical role in the nation’s nuclear deterrence triad. During a morning ceremony at its Titusville facility, company, local and military officials will gather to mark the move of the program that […]

BK Technologies, Inc. to Expand Headquarters on Florida’s Space Coast

35 new jobs will be created over the next two years at an average annual wage of $73,500. Space Coast, FL – The Economic Development Commission of Florida’s Space Coast (EDC) announced today that BK Technologies, Inc. will expand operations at its headquarters in West Melbourne, Florida. The company, who has maintained operations on Florida’s […]

11+ Local Employers are Hiring on August 22nd.

Employers are hiring on August 22nd! Join us for the next IT Job Fair! Register today! All are welcomed! https://csbitjobfair2019.eventbrite.com Date: Thursday, August 22nd, 2019 Location: Space Coast Health Foundation – Center for Collaboration 1100 Rockledge Blvd Suite #100 Rockledge, FL 32955 Time: 10am-2pm: Open to General Public These employers are hiring NOW! 1. 4G […]

CareerSource Brevard’s Scheduled Closings July 2019-June 2020

CareerSource Brevard’s career centers will be closed on the following dates: Independence Day: Thursday, July 4, 2019 Labor Day: Monday, September 2, 2019 Veteran’s Day-Observed: Monday, November 11, 2019 Thanksgiving Day: Thursday, November 28, 2019 Day after Thanksgiving Day: Friday, November 29, 2019 Christmas Day:  Wednesday, December 25, 2019 New Year’s Day: Wednesday, Jan. 1, […]

CareerSource grant targets tech market with CompTIA, Microsoft Office certifications

By Ken Datzman, Brevard Business News ROCKLEDGE — Since 2010, the information technology services and custom software services category has powered job growth in America, accounting for an estimated 1.9 million new jobs. And with digital transformation now taking hold across most sectors of business, the outlook for continuing technology employment growth remains positive. The […]

Veteran Unemployment Rate 2.3 Percent in April

In April 2019, the veteran unemployment rate was 2.3 percent, down from 3.7 percent in April 2018; this represents the lowest veteran unemployment rate in the month of April in the entire data series (started in 2000).  The unemployment rate of 2.3 percent is also tied for the lowest monthly rate for veterans for any month in […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Announces $1.75 Million in Grants to Support Apprenticeship Expansion

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced $1.75 million to help Floridians acquire the skills needed for in-demand occupations through new and expanded apprenticeship and pre-apprenticeship programs across Florida. “The expansion of workforce education and training programs is an essential element of our bold vision to ensure Florida has the No. 1 workforce in […]

Job Fair February 6, 2019: Palm Bay

Job Fair:  Wednesday, February 6th 2019 10:00AM until 2:00PM CareerSource Brevard Palm Bay career center,  5275 Babcock St. NE Palm Bay FL 32905 Veterans and the general public are invited. Register here: https://csbjobfair2019palmbay.eventbrite.com   The Job Fair will showcase local employers, Federal Contractors and  5 community outreach programs,who are ready to fill vacancies.  Jobseekers should […]