Category: Regional News

MG Foods Selects Brevard Bringing 95 New Jobs and a $2.3 Million Capital Investment

Company to renovate 30,000 square-foot facility in Melbourne. Space Coast, FL (September 11, 2018) – MG Foods Inc. will join Brevard’s growing food manufacturing industry, becoming the 23rd company in this local sector, the Economic Development Commission of Florida’s Space Coast (EDC) announced today. The company will renovate 685 Atlantis Road in Melbourne for its […]

Healthcare Career Fair on September 19, 2018

CareerSource Brevard is holding a Healthcare Career Fair on September 19, 2018 from 3-6pm at 295 Barnes Blvd., Rockledge, FL. More than 20 hiring managers will be on site recruiting for positions in Hospital, Assisted Living, Skilled Nursing, Dental Office, Home and Behavioral health settings. Employment opportunities include Certified Nursing Assistants, Home Health Aides, Licensed […]

Job security and advancement opportunities exist in healthcare careers!

Now is a great time to start your healthcare career! Why? Employment projections from the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity indicate Brevard County healthcare industry employment for 2017-2025 will increase in Hospitals by 6.6%, Nursing and Residential Care Facilities by 21.3%, and Ambulatory Health Care Services by 19.3%. This explosive industry growth, coupled with lower […]

Federal Contracting Conference

Congressman Bill Posey Presents:  FEDERAL CONTRACTING CONFERENCE Meet Procurement Representatives! Melbourne, FL – Congressman Bill Posey has announced he will be hosting a Federal Contracting Conference on August 14. This is the chance for government contractors to have one-on-one meetings with procurement representatives from Washington D.C., and Central Florida to explore new contracting opportunities. This […]

Soft Skills Training Program Now Offered at Three Brevard Libraries

SOFT SKILLS! SOFT SKILLS! SOFT SKILLS! Employers in Brevard are saying they want to hire people who have exceptional Soft Skills. (Professionalism, Communication, Teamwork, Critical Thinking)   If you are you looking for a job or needing to make a change in your career, you should take advantage of this no cost Soft Skills training […]

Healthcare Company Hiring in Brevard

Palm Point Behavioral Health is an 80-bed behavioral health hospital currently under construction in Titusville, Florida minutes from Cape Canaveral. With an anticipated opening this Fall, Palm Point Behavioral Health will treat adults and adolescents that suffer from a wide range of behavioral health diagnoses including, depression, anxiety and substance abuse in a modern and […]

Career Source Brevard outlines services offered to evacuees of Puerto Rico and US Virgin Islands.

The Hurricane Maria grant will assist individuals who relocated to Florida, from Puerto Rico or the US Virgin Islands as a consequence of Hurricane Maria. The main focus of the grant is to provide individualized career services and training services to eligible individuals impacted by the Hurricane. Hear from the CareerSource Brevard Program Coordinator for […]

Manufacturing Career Exploration Workshop set

CareerSource Brevard will host a Manufacturing Career Exploration Workshop from 2–4 p.m. on Thursday, June 28, at CareerSource Brevard’s main office in Rockledge. The address is 295 Barnes Blvd. This is an opportunity to meet Brevard’s manufacturing employers as well as education providers and learn about the classes they offer within th e industry. To […]