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Job Seekers Market at 15th Annual Career Expo

April 26, 2019

 

PANAMA CITY, FL — The 15th year was one to remember for the CareerSource Gulf Coast Career Expo. On Thursday, April 25, over 100 job seekers came to FSU Panama City’s Holley Center, ready to meet face-to-face with employers. 

CareerSource Gulf Coast also added additional offerings to help job seekers benefit the most from the event—free suits leading up to the event and professional head-shots.

 

            “The 2019 Career Expo was very unique,” said Kim Bodine, Executive Director of CareerSource Gulf Coast. “We were a recipient of Volunteer Florida’s Suits for Session, which allowed us to offer free suits and professional attire to the community. We also offered free professional headshots for job seekers during our Career Expo. We were pleased with the results from both.”

 

            The 15th Annual Career Expo was from 9 am-12 pm on Thursday, April 25, at FSU Panama City’s Holley Center. Veterans and transitioning service members received early-access at 8:30 am. CareerSource Gulf Coast also provided over 70 event participants with a free professional headshot—a great success for its first year. 

 

Career Expo employers are still seeking immediate hires who possess a range of skills and experience. We saw a vast variety of positions available at the event, from business-industry positions to hospitality. Several trade positions were also represented, including construction, welding and pipefitting positions.

 

            If you missed the event and would like to learn more about the positions available, please connect with us via social media and by visiting www.employflorida.com. Employ Florida is CareerSource Gulf Coast’s official job bank. The employers that participated in the Career Expo have their available job positions on employflorida.com 

 

15th Annual Career Expo Employer Participants

1.    Adecco Staffing

2.    City of Panama City

3.    John Lee Nissan

4.    Northwest Florida Reception Center

5.    iHeart Media

6.    Snelling Staffing Services

7.    WoodmenLife

8.    Wyndham Resorts & Destinations

9.    B & C Technologies

10. Children’s Home Society 

11. Eastern Shipbuilding

12. Landrum HR

13. Panama City Developmental Center

14. The St. Joe Company

15. Tractor Equipment Company

16. U.S. Census Bureau

17. Berg Pipe

18. Two Men and A Truck

19. Cox Pools

20. ResortQuest

21. Oceaneering

22. Innovations FCU

23. GAT Airline Ground Support

24. City of Panama City Beach

25. Allen Custom Cabinetry

26. Naval Surface Warfare Center

27. WJHG-TV

28. Resort Collection

29. Florida Department of Children and Families

30. Wal-Mart

31. Panama City Beach Sports Complex

32. Maximus Federal

33. Bay Correctional Facility

34. Bay County Board of County Commissioners

35. Waffle House

36. BookIt.com

 

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