Veterans and military family members looking for a job or a new career – today is your day. Several Florida state agencies are sponsoring Paychecks for Patriots.
There are 18 hiring events planned throughout Florida Wednesday, July 16, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. organized by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, the Florida Department of Veterans’ Affairs, Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), and the Florida National Guard.
The state is partnering with Dollar General and nearly 500 employers that are interested in the knowledge, skills, and of military veterans.
Paychecks for Patriots events in the Tampa Bay area:
- NEW PORT RICHEY – CareerSource Pasco Hernando
4440 Grand Blvd.
New Port Richey, FL 35652
Department of Veterans’ Affairs Executive Director Mike Prendergast will be in attendance.
- ARCADIA – CareerSource Heartland
2160 NE Roan Ave
Arcadia, FL 34266
- LAKELAND – CareerSource Polk
Florida Army National Guard
4140 Drane Field Road
Lakeland, FL 33811
- SARASOTA – CareerSource Suncoast
HQ 3-265th ADA
2890 Ringling Blvd.
Sarasota, FL 34237
- SEBRING – CareerSource Heartland
5901 US 27 S, Suite 1
Sebring, FL 33870
- WAUCHULA – CareerSource Heartland
324 Sixth Ave North
Wauchula, FL 33873
Unable to attend a Paychecks for Patriots hiring event? Veterans and military members can apply for available positions online at www.employflorida.com.