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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 […]

Brevard jobs report: Growing labor force and more people working

By: Wayne T. Price, Florida Today Brevard County’s job market looked pretty good in May. Unemployment was down to 3.4 percent from 4.2 percent a year ago,  and the labor force grew by more than 2,300 people to 271,767. That’s according to the latest jobs report released Friday by Florida’s Department of Economic Opportunity. The number […]

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 […]

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 […]

CareerSource rolling out soft–skills training program to meet employer demand

By Ken Datzman, Brevard Business News ROCKLEDGE — Employers are becoming increasingly concerned about job candidates’ lack of foundational “soft skills,” at a time when millions of openings at companies continue to go unfilled. In fact, the demand for people with soft skills in the workplace is growing as fast as the demand for those […]

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 […]

Free Workshops and Coaching for 50+ Jobseekers

Our BACK TO WORK 50+ program offers free workshops on the strategies you need to compete for full-time, in-demand jobs. Workshop participants can also apply for our free coaching program offering skills training, job search guidance and more. Seating is limited, so please register for a free workshop today. Your call is toll free. (855) […]

New initiative by the DoD to help military families find local resources

Working towards Healthy, Ready, and Resilient Military Communities. The Building Healthy Military Communities (BHMC) pilot is a multi-year initiative that aims to better understand unique challenges faced by geographically dispersed Service Members and their families that may impact their readiness, resiliency, and well-being. The Department of Defense (DoD) is committed to supporting the health and […]