Job Fairs

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October 17 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.:Santa Fe College will be holding its Fall 2013 Job Fair on Thursday, October 17 from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at Santa Fe College (S-Building, Room 29). The job fair is co-sponsored by the Florida Employer Advisory Council, Santa Fe College – Career and Job Placement Services, and FloridaWorks.

Remember to dress professionally, bring a pen and something to write on and be prepared to interview. Attendees are also encouraged to create a competitive resume. If you need help putting a resume together or would like practice interviews, please visit the Career Resource Center Room, R-217.
The event is free and open to the public. Click here for more information.

August 29 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.: Oaks Mall businesses are in search of employees to fill seasonal and temporary job openings. Join FloridaWorks for this hiring event to find out which employers are hiring, their available positions preferred method of contact. Please bring multiple copies of your résumé. The dress code for this hiring event is business casual.
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July 18, 2013 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.: FloridaWorks is hosting Start Up Downtown, a job fair and startup exhibition, in partnership with the Gainesville Area Chamber of Commerce and Innovation Gainesville (iG). Start Up Downtown is the first event of its kind to take over downtown Gainesville. With a focus on students and technically-skilled job seekers interested in joining the emerging Gainesville startup culture, the event also provides local startups with the opportunity to show off to the community. In addition to a traditional tabling area, there will be open house tours of startups and live demos by HackerHouse cadets. Several downtown businesses are offering specials to event attendees, including validated parking in the SE 2nd Ave parking garage courtesy.
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April 27, 2013 9:00am-2:00pm: Santa Fe College will be having a Spring job fair at the SFC campus, 3000 NW 83rd St., Gainesville, FL 32606. The Spring Job Fair brings together employers and job seekers, including graduating students. Attendees are encouraged to dress professionally, bring a resume and arrive prepared to interview. The job fair is co-sponsored by Santa Fe College – Career and Job Placement Services, the Florida Employer Advisory Council, Asterisk Communications, FloridaWorks and the Alachua County Board of County Commissioners.
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February 27, 2013 9:00am-2:00pm: Santa Fe College will be having a Spring job fair at the Davis Center – 17500 SW Archer Road, Archer FL 32618. The purpose of the job fair is to provide local employers the opportunity to publicize positions that are currently or often available with their companies. In addition, potential employees will have the chance to fill out applications, submit resumes, and learn about the participating companies and their employment needs. The job fair is co-sponsored by the Florida Employer Advisory Council, Santa Fe College – Career and Job Placement Services, FloridaWorks and Asterisk Communications.

January 28, 2013 8:00am-7:00pm: Goody’s will be having a job fair at the Starke One-Stop – 819 South Walnut Street, Starke, FL 32091 for Sales Associates, Set Up Crew, and Supervisors. Multiple openings available. To Apply: attend the job fair, complete the application on site and be interview ready. Click here to view job fair flier.

C.N.A. Training Event
Interested in becoming a Certified Nursing Assistant (C.N.A.) but not sure how to get started? Bradford-Union CareerTechnical Center is offering classes to become a C.N.A.. Registration runs from January 7th – 14th, 2013 and is open daily 8:00 am to 3:30 pm. Classes start January 15 – June 27, 2013 on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm. Costs do apply. Interested parties should call 904-966-6769 or visit www.BradfordCareerTech.com

January 7th – 14th, 2013 8:00am-3:30pm: Interested in becoming a Certified Nursing Assistant (C.N.A.) but not sure how to get started? Bradford-Union CareerTechnical Center is offering classes to become a C.N.A.. Registration runs from January 7th – 14th, 2013 and is open daily 8:00 am to 3:30 pm. Classes start January 15 – June 27, 2013 on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm. Costs do apply. Interested parties should call 904-966-6769 or visit www.BradfordCareerTech.com

December 3, 2012 10:00am-2:00pm: Caregiver Services, Inc. will be having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for C.N.A./H.H.A.’s (job order # 9723458), L.P.N.’s (job order # 9730129), and R.N.’s (job order # 9730123). Multiple positions available. To Apply: go to EmployFlorida.com, log in or register as a new job seeker, search job order number listed above, complete the referral process and attend the recruitment event on Monday.

November 29, 2012 10:00am-1:00pm: Loram will be having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for General Laborers (job order # 9640860). Multiple positions available. To Apply: go to EmployFlorida.com, log in or register as a new job seeker, search job order number listed above, complete the referral process and attend the recruitment event on Thursday. For more information or to view flier, click here.

November 15, 2012 10:00am-1:00pm: Independent Living Provider Inc. will be having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for C.N.A.’s / Home Health Care (job order # 9719553). There are 10 openings- most positions are PRN with some part time, full time, and live-in. Positions are available in Alachua County as well as surrounding counties. To Apply: go to EmployFlorida.com, log in or register as a new job seeker, search job order number listed above, complete the referral process and attend the recruitment event on Thursday.

November 13, 2012 10:00am-2:00pm: FloridaWorks is pleased to announce that they are holding a Holiday Hiring at the Oaks Mall on Tuesday, November 13 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. located at the Dillard’s Pavilion within the Oaks Mall – 6419 West Newberry Road, Gainesville, FL 32605. Attendees will have the opportunity to get an exclusive preview for open mall positions and applications to apply. In addition, FloridaWorks will be registering job seekers in the Employ Florida Marketplace, Florida’s job database system, to ensure that job seekers remain connected with other opportunities in the community and with the FloridaWorks’ staff even after holiday hiring. Click here for event flier.

November 7, 2012 10am-2pm: PSA Healthcare will be having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for R.N.’s (job order # 9725186) and L.P.N.’s (job order # 9725182). There are multiple openings and locations. To Apply: go to EmployFlorida.com, log in or register as a new job seeker, search job order number listed above, complete the referral process and attend the recruitment event on Wednesday.

November 1 & 2, 2012 10am-2pm: ProLogistix will be having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for Full-Time Temporary Warehouse Positions in Alachua (job order # 9724634). There are 40 openings for multiple shifts. Must have a minimum of 2 years warehouse experience. To Apply: go to EmployFlorida.com, log in or register as a new job seeker, search job order number listed above, complete the referral process and attend the recruitment event.

October 30, 2012 10am-2pm: ProLogistix will be having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for Full-Time Temporary Warehouse Positions in Alachua (job order # 9699626). There are 30 openings for multiple shifts. Must have a minimum of 2 years warehouse experience. To Apply: go to EmployFlorida.com, log in or register as a new job seeker, search job order number listed above, complete the referral process and attend the recruitment event.

October 29, 2012 10am-2pm: ProLogistix will be having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for Full-Time Temporary Warehouse Positions in Alachua (job order # 9699626). There are 30 openings for multiple shifts. Must have a minimum of 2 years warehouse experience. To Apply: go to EmployFlorida.com, log in or register as a new job seeker, search job order number listed above, complete the referral process and attend the recruitment event.

October 25, 2012 10am-12pm: Kristie’s the Caring Place will be having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for Teacher’s Aides (job order # 9707436). There are Full Time & Part Time positions available. To Apply: go to EmployFlorida.com, log in or register as a new job seeker, search job order number listed above, complete the referral process and attend the recruitment event.

October 18, 2012 10:00am-1:00pm: Comfort Keepers will be having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for C.N.A.’s (job order # 9716130) and Caregivers (job order # 9716133). There are multiple openings- FT; PT & On-Call. To Apply: go to EmployFlorida.com, log in or register as a new job seeker, search job order number listed above, complete the referral process and attend the recruitment event on Thursday.

October 11, 2012 10am-2pm: ProLogistix will be having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for Full-Time Temporary Warehouse Positions in Alachua (job order # 9699626). There are 30 openings for multiple shifts. To Apply: go to EmployFlorida.com, log in or register as a new job seeker, search job order number listed above, complete the referral process and attend the recruitment event.

October 4, 2012 10am-2pm: ProLogistix will be having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for Full-Time Temporary Warehouse Positions in Alachua (job order # 9699626). There are 40 openings for multiple shifts. To Apply: go to EmployFlorida.com, log in or register as a new job seeker, search job order number listed above, complete the referral process and attend the recruitment event.

October 3, 2012 at 10am and at 2pm: Right Hand Driver Placement will be hosting a CDL Truck Driver Presentation at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for local, regional, and OTR positions. To Attend: go to EmployFlorida.com, log in or register as a new job seeker, and attend the event.

September 27, 2012 10am-4pm: ProLogistix will be having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for Full-Time Temporary Warehouse Positions in Alachua (job order # 9699626). There are 40 openings for multiple shifts. To Apply: go to EmployFlorida.com, log in or register as a new job seeker, search job order number listed above, complete the referral process and attend the recruitment event.

September 19, 2012 9:00am-2:00pm: The Navy Fleet and Family Support Centers including NS Mayport, NAS Jacksonville, NSB Kings Bay will be hosting a Navy Tri-Base Job Fair on Wednesday, September 19, 2012 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Morocco Shrine Center: 3800 St. Johns Bluff Road South, Jacksonville, FL 32224. Eligible job seekers include: separating, retiring or retired service members with ID cards, military spouses and family members with ID cards, involuntarily separated service members and their families with Transition Assistance (TA) ID cards or separated service members up to 180 days after their separation date. Participants please be ready to meet with local and out-of-area employers; bring your resumes and dress professionally. For additional information, please contact The Mayport Fleet and Family Support Center at (904) 270-6600 ext. 1700.

September 11, 2012 10:00am-2:00pm: The City of Gainesville Office of Equal Opportunity and Gainesville Regional Utilities, together with FloridaWorks and the Gainesville Area Chamber of Commerce are pleased to announce that they are holding the annual Gainesville Job Fair on Tuesday, Sept. 11 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Center – 1028 NE 14th St. in Gainesville. Job Fair attendees will have the opportunity to meet and interview with potential employers and attend workshops on completing job applications, applying for jobs online and resume writing. Lunch will be provided. Early admission for veterans begins at 9 a.m. For additional information, please contact Candasy Tolbert of the Office of Equal Opportunity at 352-393-8727 or tolbertc@cityofgainesville.org.

September 11 and 13, 2012 10am-2pm: ProLogistix will be having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for Full-Time Temporary Warehouse Positions in Alachua (job order # 9699626). There are 80 openings for multiple shifts. To Apply: go to EmployFlorida.com, log in or register as a new job seeker, search job order number listed above, complete the referral process and attend the recruitment event.

September 4, 5, 6 2012 10am-3pm: ProLogistix will be having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for Full-Time Temporary Warehouse Positions in Alachua (job order # 9699626). There are 80 openings for multiple shifts. To Apply: go to EmployFlorida.com, log in or register as a new job seeker, search job order number listed above, complete the referral process and attend the recruitment event.

August 28, 29, 30 2012 10am-3pm: ProLogistix will be having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for Full-Time Temporary Warehouse Positions in Alachua (job order # 9699626). There are 80 openings for multiple shifts. To Apply: go to EmployFlorida.com, log in or register as a new job seeker, search job order number listed above, complete the referral process and attend the recruitment event.

August 21, 22, 23 2012 10am-3pm: ProLogistix will be having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for Full-Time Temporary Warehouse Positions in Alachua (job order # 9699626). There are 80 openings for multiple shifts. To Apply: go to EmployFlorida.com, log in or register as a new job seeker, search job order number listed above, complete the referral process and attend the recruitment event.

August 22, 2012 9:00am-12:00pm: Nurse Core will be having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for L.P.N.’s (job order # 9701237) and R.N.’s ( job orders # 9701285). There are multiple openings – FT; PT & On-Call. To Apply: go to EmployFlorida.com, log in or register as a new job seeker, search job order number listed above, complete the referral process and attend the recruitment event on Wednesday.

August 13, 2012 9:00am-12:00pm: Caregivers Services Inc. will be having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for C.N.A./H.H.A.’s (job order # 9698313), L.P.N.’s (job order # 9698322) and R.N.’s ( job orders # 9698328). There are multiple openings. To Apply: go to EmployFlorida.com, log in or register as a new job seeker, search job order number listed above, complete the referral process and attend the recruitment event on Monday.

August 11, 2012 9:00am-12:00pm: Santa Fe College will be having a Job Fair at the Fine Arts Building at Santa Fe College – 3000 NW 83rd Street, Gainesville, FL 32606.

August 9, 2012 10:00am-2:00pm: ProLogistix will be having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for Full-Time Temporary Warehouse Positions in Alachua (job order # 9699626). There are multiple openings for multiple shifts. To Apply: go to EmployFlorida.com, log in or register as a new job seeker, search job order number listed above, complete the referral process and attend the recruitment event on Thursday.

July 30 – August 3, 2012 9:00am-3:00pm: Hilton University of Florida Hotel will be having an open house at the hotel – 1714 SW 34th Street, Gainesville, Florida, 32607 – for Bartenders (job order # 9691539), Banquet Mgr (job order # 9697793), Banquet Server ( job orders # 9673323), Banquet Set-up (job order # 9653622), Banquet Bartenter (job order # 9697786), Cook ( job orders # 9673326), Front Desk Clerk (job order # 9691574), Front Desk Super. (job order # 9691577), House Person ( job orders # 9673333), Servers (job order # 9691563), Room Service Server (job order # 9691556), and Sales Mgr. ( job orders # 9691623). There are multiple openings. To Apply: go to EmployFlorida.com, log in or register as a new job seeker, search job order number listed above, complete the referral process and attend the recruitment event.

July 31, 2012 9:00am-12:00pm: Wireless Wizard will be having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for Sales Representatives for Gainesville, Newberry & Alachua (job order # 9695146). There are multiple openings. To Apply: go to EmployFlorida.com, log in or register as a new job seeker, search job order number listed above, complete the referral process and attend the recruitment event on Tuesday.

July 31, 2012 9:00am-12:00pm: Kangaroo will be having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for Stores Sales Managers (job order # 9688994) and Trainee Stores Sales Manager (job order # 9688991). There are multiple openings. To Apply: go to EmployFlorida.com, log in or register as a new job seeker, search job order number listed above, complete the referral process and attend the recruitment event on Tuesday.

July 26, 2012 10:00am-1:00pm: Comfort Keepers will be having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for C.N.A.’s (job order # 9674169) and Caregivers (job order # 9674167). There are multiple openings- FT; PT & On-Call. To Apply: go to EmployFlorida.com, log in or register as a new job seeker, search job order number listed above, complete the referral process and attend the recruitment event on Thursday.

July 21, 2012 11:00am-2:00pm: The Running for Success event will be held at the Clarence R. Kelly Community Center – 1701 Northeast 8th Avenue, Gainesville, FL, 32613. Do you want to get your GED? Earn a degree? Find a better job? Learn how to make a positive change at Running for Success, a free event celebrating opportunities in education, jobs, and training. Local college, workforce, and healthcare representatives will give you information on work, education, training, getting your GED, community services, and preparing you for success. Admission is free and the public is invited. There will be refreshments, giveaways, healthcare information and more.

June 30, 2012 10:00am-1:00pm: Silver Airways will be having an Open House at the Gainesville Regional Airport at the Silver Airways Hanger – 3400 Northeast 39th Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32609 – for Flight Attendants (job order # 9688232). There are 10 openings. Reminder: The dress code for the Open House is business casual. To Apply: go to EmployFlorida.com, log in or register as a new job seeker, search job order number listed above, complete the referral process and attend the open house on Saturday.

June 13, 2012 9:00am-12:00pm: Adecco will be having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for Assembly Technicians (job order # 9677568). These positions are temporary to permanent and offered by a no-fee staffing agency. To Apply: go to EmployFlorida.com, log in or register as a new job seeker, search job order number listed above, complete the referral process and attend the recruitment event with resume.

April 26 & 27, 2012 8:00am-3:00pm: TempForce will be having a recruitment event at its office – 4740 NW 39th Place, Suite A (In Magnolia Park) for multiple opportunities both temporary and permanent. Click here for flier details, includes position titles and job order numbers. To Apply: go to EmployFlorida.com, log in or register as a new job seeker, search by job order numbers listed on flier, complete the referral process, and attend the recruitment event on Thursday or Friday.

April 19, 2012 10:00am-1:00pm: Comfort Keepers will be having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for C.N.A.s (job order # 9659592) and Caregivers (job order # 9659591). There are multiple openings with full-time, part-time and on call opportunities. To Apply: go to EmployFlorida.com, log in or register as a new job seeker, search job order numbers listed above, complete the referral process, complete the online company application and attend the recruitment event.

April 17, 2012 9:00am-2:00pm: Morton Builders will be having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for Construction Crew Members (job order # 9661531). This position is paying $30,000-$35,000/yr. To Apply: go to EmployFlorida.com, log in or register as a new job seeker, search job order 9661531, complete the referral process, complete online the company application or email resume and bring updated resume to the recruitment event.

April 11, 2012 10:00am-2:00pm: PSA Healthcare will be having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 S.W. 13th St – for R.N.s (job order # 9661965), L.P.N.s (job order # 9661955), R.N. Visit Nurse (job order # 9661967) and L.P.N. Private Duty (job order # 9661958). There is an immediate need. To Apply: go to EmployFlorida.com, log in or register as a job seeker, search job orders listed above, complete the referral process, email/fax resume and attend the recruitment event.

March 29, 2012 10:00am-11:30am: PSA Healthcare will be having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for RN’s (job order # 9650469) and LPNs (job order # 9651126). Register on EmployFlorida.com, search for the job order number, complete the referral process, email or fax an updated resume to the company or complete the online application, and attend the recruitment event.

March 22, 2012 10:00am-11:30am: PSA Healthcare will be having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for RN’s (job order # 9650469) and LPNs (job order # 9651126). Register on EmployFlorida.com, search for the job order number, complete the referral process, email or fax an updated resume to the company or complete the online application, and attend the recruitment event.

March 22, 2012 10:00am – 1:00pm: Comfort Keepers is having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for multiple full time, part time, and on call positions for RNs (job order # – 9642825) and Caregivers (job order # 9642828). Register on EmployFlorida.com, search for the job order number, complete the referral process, complete the online company application, and attend and bring an updated resume to the recruitment event.

March 14, 2012 10:00am – 2:00pm: Waffle House is having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for Restaurant Managers (job order # – 9650520). Register on EmployFlorida.com, search for job order number 9650520, complete the referral process and attend and bring an updated resume to the recruitment event.

March 13, 2012 10:00am – 1:00pm: PSA Healthcare is having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for RN’s (job order # 9650469) and LPNs (job order # 9651126). Register on EmployFlorida.com, search for the job order number, complete the referral process, email or fax an updated resume to the company or complete the online application, and attend the recruitment event.

February 22, 2012 by appointment only: Loram is having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for several General Laborers (job order # 9640860). Register on EmployFlorida.com, complete the application process and online company application, and attend the recruitment event. You must be invited in order to attend. Interviews will be conducted at the end of the session. To be considered, you must attend the entire session and complete an application in advance. Click here for flier details.

February 23, 2012 10:00am-1:00pm: Comfort Keepers is having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St. – for several full-time and part-time CNAs (job order # 9642825) and Caregivers (job order # 9642828). Register on EmployFlorida.com, complete the referral process, apply on the company website and attend the recruitment event.

February 15, 2012 8:30am-12:00pm: Adecco is having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St. – for Assembly Technicians (job order # – 9617614) and Material Handlers (job order # – 9617630). These positions are temporary to permanent and offered by a no-fee staffing agency. Register and complete the referral process on EmployFlorida.com, email resume as instructed, attend the recruitment event and bring an updated resume.

February 2, 2012 9:00am-11:00am: Reliable Security is having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for several full-time and part-time security guard positions. Register on EmployFlorida.com, complete the referral process, and attend the recruitment event. For more information about the positions, search EFM for job order number 9640531.

February 1, 2012 1:00pm-4:00pm: Reliable Security is having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13 St – for several full time and part time security guard positions. Register on EmployFlorida.com, complete the referral process, and attend the recruitment event. For more information about the positions, search EFM for job order number 9640531.

February 1, 2012 by appointment only: Lowe’s will be having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for several positions. Click here to learn about the available positions and how to apply.

February 1, 2012 8:00am-12:00pm: Adecco is having a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for temporary to permanent positions. They are looking to hire Assembly Technicians – EFM job order number 9617614 and Material Handlers – EFM job order number 9617630.

January 12, 2012 10:00am-2:00pm: PSA Healthcare is hosting a recruitment event at the Gainesville One-Stop – 4800 SW 13th St – for multiple openings for Registered Nurses (EFM Job Order #:9623670) and Licensed Practical Nurses (EFM Job Order #: 9623666). Click here for more information.