Category: Veterans

Career Centers Closed Until Future Notice

Precautionary Measures Taken In Wake of Coronavirus (COVID-19) Outbreak BREVARD COUNTY Fl. – March 19, 2020 – Amid growing concerns regarding the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, CareerSource Brevard has announced that it will close all three of its career centers located in Titusville, Rockledge and Palm Bay, Florida effective Friday, March 20th. Career Services Continue […]

COVID-19 Reemployment Help

Ongoing E-mail Updates Commence with Job Openings, Resources, and More Job loss is devastating under any circumstance. We are still here to help you! While in-person job fairs and recruitment events continue to be on-hold, we will be sending ongoing e-mail updates with information about job openings, virtual events, reemployment assistance, news, and more. Read […]

Tips for 50+ Career Seekers

Over 50 and overqualified? Reposted from careeronestop.org.  The job market is improving for older workers, but many still deal with the concern that they may appear overqualified to a prospective employer. While the issue comes up for younger job seekers, too, it’s particularly common for job seekers over age 50. To mount a defense against this assumption, 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.  […]

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 […]

Veterans can find employment

By Josh Whitener For Hometown News PALM BAY – Paychecks for Patriots began as a recruiting tool for veterans seeking employment and has quickly become a way for employers to actively seek veterans for jobs at their companies. A job fair will be hosted by CareerSource Brevard and will take place at the Tony Rosa […]

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 […]

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 […]