CareerSource Research Coast Hosts Second Annual Treasure Coast Job Fair

Port St. Lucie, Florida – CareerSource Research Coast, in partnership with the South Florida Manufacturer’s Association, St. Lucie County Chamber of Commerce, the Economic Development Council of St. Lucie County, Indian River State College and CareerSource Florida is excited to announce their second annual Treasure Coast Job Fair being held October 1, 2015 at Indian River State College-Schreiber Center from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. Veterans will be provided early access to the event beginning at 9:00 am. Admission is free.

With over 35+ employers scheduled to be in attendance, the primary focus will be on local manufacturing companies and the many positions they have available. Additional industries being represented include: warehousing and logistics, healthcare, social services, administrative services and more.

“We are excited about hosting this event again and showcasing the partnership developed locally to drive skilled workers to the manufacturers in our area who need the talent,” said Marcelo Dossantos, Director of Business Services with CareerSource Research Coast. “With the improvement of our local economy, many employers are growing and we are seeing the need for more and more of these types of recruitment events.”

Career seekers interested in attending the event are urged to contact CareerSource Research Coast for pre-registration and a thorough review of their resume and interviewing skills. For career seekers who do not have a resume, CareerSource Research Coast can help them develop one. CareerSource Research Coast encourages that all career seekers dress in business professional attire and find alternate arrangements for children.

“This event is a great opportunity for employers and potential employees to network and to discuss their needs and how they can both be met,” Dossantos reiterated. “Career seekers should definitely come dressed to impress with numerous copies of their resume targeted to the employers and job opportunities they are interested in.”

Employers interested in learning more about this event or how they can be involved in future recruitment can contact the Employer Services department at (866) 482-4483 option 2. Career seekers wanting to learn more about the services offered by CareerSource Research Coast can visit their website at or their local Career Center located in Indian River, Martin or St. Lucie Counties.


CareerSource Research Coast is a private, non-profit, Florida corporation with a Board of Directors consisting of private business, economic development and education representatives, community and state agencies, and elected officials.  Members of the Board represent the diversity of businesses, organizations and trades that operate in the Research Coast Region, including Indian River, Martin and St. Lucie County.  Chartered by the State of Florida to create and manage a workforce development service delivery system responsive to the needs of businesses and job seekers, CareerSource Research Coast offers award-winning complimentary programs and partnerships recognized locally, statewide, and nationally. Our staff members are certified workforce professionals often recognized by their peers as leaders in workforce development and can be reached by calling 1-866-4U2-HIRE or 1-866-482-4473 or learn more about us on the web by logging on to An equal opportunity employer/program. TTY/TDD use Florida Relay Service 711.