PBSC to host two job fairs

PALM BEACH GARDENS & BOCA RATON — With the tight job market, employers are struggling to find quality candidates. As a result, more than 70 employers are confirmed, and as many as 85 are expected to recruit at two October job fairs sponsored by Palm Beach State College.

Free and open to the public, the job fairs will feature businesses, health care facilities and government agencies ready to hire for full- and part-time openings as well as internships. Job seekers at all career stages will find suitable open positions to apply for, ranging from entry-level to managerial opportunities. Attendees are reminded to wear business attire and bring copies of their resume.

• Thursday, Oct. 11, from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Palm Beach Gardens campus, BioScience Technology Complex, Room SC 127, 3160 PGA Blvd.

Fifty employers are expected to recruit, including the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Tenet Healthcare, City of West Palm Beach, Oxford Global Resources, MorseLife Health System, Carr, Riggs & Ingram CPAs and Advisors, ESPN Radio, the School District of Palm Beach County, and more.

• Tuesday, Oct. 16, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Boca Raton campus, Humanities & Technology Building, Room HT 103, 801 Palm Beach State College Drive

Nearly 40 employers are expected to recruit, including the City of Boca Raton, NCCI Holdings, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, First Data, Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation, Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office, Peace Corps, PhysAssist Scribes, and the School District of Palm Beach County.

Visit www.palmbeachstate.edu/Career/Job-Fair for updated listings of the employers exhibiting and the types of open positions they are aiming to fill.

The job fairs are organized by the PBSC Career Center on each campus. For more information, please contact:

• Palm Beach Gardens campus: Julie Schettenhelm, career center administrative assistant, at 561-207-5350 or email schettej@palmbeachstate.edu.

• Boca Raton campus: Shelly Titarahardja, career center administrative assistant, at 561-862-4325 or email tirtaras@palmbeachstate.edu.

Serving 49,000 students annually, Palm Beach State College is the largest institution of higher education in Palm Beach County, providing bachelor’s degrees, associate degrees, professional certificates, career training and lifelong learning.

Established in 1933 as Florida’s first public community college, Palm Beach State offers more than 130 programs of study at locations in Lake Worth, Boca Raton, Palm Beach Gardens, Belle Glade and Loxahatchee Groves.

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