Category: Young Adults

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Hiring for disaster relief jobs! Mon 10/2-Wed 10/4 from 10am-2pm at CSB career centers.

Hiring for Disaster Relief Jobs at your career center THIS Monday to Wednesday, 10am-2pm. Pre-Registration in www.EmployFlorida.com is required to attend! • Multiple Positions Available: #10559829 – Eligibility Screeners – $15/hr. #10559814 – Greeters – $10/hr. #10559839 – General Laborers – $10/hr. • General Skills required: Ability to follow verbal and written instructions Ability to […]

Know what recruiters want when applying for jobs

By Stephanie Brown When it comes to resumes, one size does not fit all! I know, looking for your next career opportunity is time consuming and exhausting and chances are you have already put hours into forming the “perfect” resume, and now you are being told you should customize it for each job you apply […]

Getting an Early Jump Into the Working World

By Jana Bauer It’s no secret that today’s young adults face challenges trying to jump-start their career. Stereotypes and a lack of hands-on job experience leave students feeling overwhelmed when trying to decide on the next steps post-graduation. Some employers feel that investing in youth requires significant effort for training, or that they may lack […]

Gaining a wealth of real-world work experience

By Val Williams There are many types of internship models. In this article, we will be showcasing the college internship. Today, we know that many, but not all, colleges and universities will require their students to complete an internship in order to graduate. Of the many benefits of completing an internship, one of the most […]

NextGen Recognition Event-Fall 2016

Winning At Work Recognition Celebration Event! You and your guests are invited to an awards and recognition event celebrating your success in CareerSource Brevard’s NextGen program.  This event should last about an hour and will include awards, guest speaker Mr. Thomas Owens of Hands On Learning and light refreshments. Who: NextGen Career Seekers and their […]