Category: Sector News

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 […]

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 […]

Saalex Solutions awarded contract

Saalex Solutions Inc. of Rockledge recently was awarded the Joint Range Technical Services II contract as a major sub-contractor under the prime contractor JT4 LLC, supporting the U.S. Air Force and Air Force Test Center. This expands on the support Saalex has been providing on the J-TECH I contract and extends the relationship for 15 […]

EFSC Receives Major Grant to Train Aerospace, High-Tech Workers

May 31, 2018 – Eastern Florida State College has received a nearly $3.8 million state grant to train Floridians for jobs in aerospace and advanced manufacturing as part of a major initiative from Gov. Rick Scott. Scott announced six Florida Job Growth Grant Fund projects Wednesday totaling $10 million, with Eastern Florida receiving $3.79 million […]

Information Technology(IT) Career Exploration Workshop

Considering a job or career change in IT? Come and learn more!   Tuesday, June 26, 2018 from 9:30am-11:30am CareerSource Brevard-Palm Bay   5275 Babcock St., NE, Suite 8B   During the workshop, you will:    Hear from local companies about careers in the IT field. * Learn what training is needed * Find out […]

‘The Space Coast of Florida is the next Silicon Valley’

From Florida Voices Florida Voices is a project of the USA TODAY Network-Florida that spotlights issues important to Floridians this election year. INTERVIEW WITH: Emily Mollen Age: 34 Occupation: IT consultant and owner of Space Coast IT   Lives in: Indian Harbour Beach (Brevard County) Election issues: Economic development, environment, gun control, voting rights When Emily Mollen left the […]

FREE Soldering Skills Training Classes

Classes: June 18 – July 23, 2018, Monday through Thursday  Apply by June 1, 2018 Have you been terminated or laid off, receiving reemployment benefits or exhausted your benefits and are looking for employment and/or a career? Have you been terminated or laid off, working a temp. or survival-type job and need to update your […]

MTS Partners With Bayside High School To Support NASA’s HUNCH Program

By Space Coast Daily Students will be building NASA designed parts BREVARD COUNTY • PALM BAY, FLORIDA – Machining Training Solutions (MTS) in Longwood, Florida will partner with Bayside High School in Palm Bay, Florida to actively participate in NASA’s HUNCH program. NASA initiated the HUNCH program (High Schools United with NASA to Create Hardware) to […]

City of Cape Canaveral Economic Development Director Todd Morley Talks About Growth in His Community

By Space Coast Daily BREVARD COUNTY • CAPE CANAVERAL, FLORIDA – The City of Cape Canaveral is booming and Economic Development Director Todd Morley talks about the exciting growth in his community. For decades, the world has known Cape Canaveral as a Launchpad where one giant leap for mankind began and aerospace and technology were […]

Brevard County shows solid jobs gains, led by manufacturing

Brevard County shows solid jobs gains, led by manufacturing Wayne T. Price, FLORIDA TODAY Published 12:45 p.m. ET March 12, 2018 | Updated 1:19 p.m. ET March 12, 2018 The Space Coast work force grew in the last 12 months, jumping by more than 750 people. The labor market figures for Brevard County, and Florida, for […]