TAMPA, FL – CareerSource Tampa Bay (CSTB) will be hosting the 2023 Paychecks for Patriots Job Fair dedicated to employing Veterans on Thursday, November 09, 2023, from 10:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. at South University located at 4401 North Himes Ave, Tampa, FL 33614. More than 30 employers are expected to participate in the event.
Veterans, military spouses, military service members, and their families interested in participating can register by going to the following website:
To celebrate Veterans Day, the Florida Department of Commerce, the Florida National Guard, the Florida Department of Veterans Affairs, and participating employers partnered with CareerSource Tampa Bay will connect Veterans and their families with excellent career opportunities.
Veterans and their families bring valuable expertise, experience, and diversity to Florida’s workforce. CareerSource Tampa Bay is honored to serve those who have served our country.
“We are eager to participate in another year of a statewide initiative focused on supporting veterans, military service members, spouses, and their families,” said Dave McAleer, Veteran and Military Family Representative with CareerSource Tampa Bay. “This event offers valuable networking, employment, and support opportunities, representing a positive step in recognizing and assisting those who have sacrificed for our country!”
At the event, CareerSource Tampa Bay will facilitate connections between Veterans and employers who recognize and appreciate the skills, knowledge, and qualities gained through military service. Employers be able to link up with skilled and highly trained members of our military community to strengthen their teams. Together, we aim to have a positive impact both individual careers and businesses through our military community.
For more information about this job fair, contact Gigi Mays at 813-965-1090 or via email at email@example.com.
Veterans or their family members interested in pursuing career opportunities in Florida who are unable to attend a Paychecks for Patriots hiring event can view and apply for available positions online at www.EmployFlorida.com. Additionally, a special employment portal for Florida Veterans is also available at https://veteran.employflorida.com with positions and resources geared towards veterans.
About CareerSource Tampa Bay
Programs and initiatives are sponsored by CareerSource Tampa Bay and the State of Florida, Department of Economic Opportunity, and fully supported by the U.S. Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Agriculture as part of awards totaling $23,377,669.
CareerSource Tampa Bay works with businesses and candidates to leverage their training, retraining, and competitive opportunities in the workforce. CareerSource Tampa Bay provided 97,000 services to 20,000 active Wagner-Peyser individuals during the program year 2021-22. CareerSource Tampa Bay, with our six career centers, is the single largest source of job candidates in the region, from entry-level to executive-level candidates. We work closely with all Veterans.
Businesses can access CareerSource’s wide range of services, including recruiting, training for new and existing employees, targeted hiring events, and retention support strategies. All resources and services are provided at no cost to both businesses and job candidates. Programs funded through CareerSource Tampa Bay are equal opportunity programs with auxiliary aids and services available upon request to individuals with disabilities. Persons using TTY/TTD equipment use Florida Relay Service 711. A proud partner of the American Job Center network, to learn more, visit www.careersourcetampabay.com.