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Virtual Career Fair Scheduled for Veterans, Eligible Military Spouses

April 9, 2021 | Filed under: CareerSource Broward News

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – April 9, 2021 – To address the growing workforce demands from employers in Broward County, CareerSource Broward will host a virtual career fair for veterans, eligible military spouses and the general public on Thursday, April 15, from 9 a.m. to noon.

The career fair will feature dozens of open positions, including general managers, housekeepers, electricians, maintenance technicians, plumbers, security officers, police officers and others. Businesses scheduled to participate include FedEx, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, W Fort Lauderdale, City of Sunrise, Seminole Casino Coconut Creek, G4S Secure Solutions Inc. and more.

“Having access to a steady pipeline of skilled talent and reliable workers is critical to the success of any business – no matter the size,” said Carol Hylton, President/CEO of CareerSource Broward. “Veterans bring leadership, unique skills and valuable experience to the workforce. By hosting these events, we are addressing the needs of employers by connecting our brave men, women and their families with companies that have immediate hiring needs.”

WHO: CareerSource Broward
WHAT: Virtual Career Fair
WHEN: Thursday, April 15, 2021, from 9 a.m. to noon
HOW TO REGISTER: bit.ly/VVCF-E (For the best user experience during this event, please be sure to use Google Chrome as your web browser when accessing the hiring fair.)

Attendees will have the ability to visit employer “booths,” apply for open positions and chat virtually with company representatives when available. Individuals without access to the internet are encouraged to visit their nearest CareerSource Broward career center, which will have designated computers available for use.

There is NO COST to attend the job fair, but pre-registration is required. To pre-register for the event, visit bit.ly/VVCF-E.

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About CareerSource Broward

CareerSource Broward (CSBD), the administrative entity of the Broward Workforce Development Board, is a federally-funded, locally controlled organization that provides innovative employment solutions and quality workforce services to businesses and individuals in Broward County. These services are delivered through three strategically located career centers, which provide individual assistance with Employ Florida, job placement services, career coaching and other employment-related needs. For more information, please visit www.careersourcebroward.com, facebook.com/CareerSourceBroward or follow @CareerSourceBD on Instagram and Twitter. The planning and execution of the event is 100% paid for by federal funds, part of a grant totaling $2,699,727.