CareerSource Heartland is a non-profit, public-private Florida corporation, with locations in DeSoto, Hardee, Highlands, and Okeechobee Counties. Our Board of Directors consists of private business, economic development, and education representatives, community and state agencies, and Local Elected Officials. Our organization is 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. We offer award-winning programs and partnerships recognized locally and statewide. Our staff are certified workforce professionals often recognized by their peers as leaders in workforce development.
Our Business Operations Team believes that understanding the needs of your business is a first step in providing solutions to your employee recruitment and staff development challenges. Services to employers include job postings, applicant screening and referral of qualified candidates, assessments and testing, meeting facilities for interviewing, labor market information, information on financial incentives, training funding, and more.
For Job Seekers, our professional staff can help you find your first job, a better job, or assistance with your career change. Job readiness workshops provide assistance with resume building/refining, cover letters, job applications, interviewing tips and techniques, and more. Need additional training? Talk to a Career Counselor about the many training opportunities that are available.
We are located between Okeechobee Discount Drugs and Grace Consignments