Learn about FLVEC Partner CareerSource Flagler Volusia:
1) In what ways does CareerSource Flagler Volusia help business owners?
CareerSourceFV supports businesses by helping you recruit, hire, train, and retain skilled talent. Their team does this in a number of ways, including hosting job fairs and recruitment events, posting jobs to the State's job search mainframe, screening and referring qualified applicants, providing labor market information, and investing the business' new hires and current employees through On-the-Job Training (OJT) and Customized Training (CT) programs.
2) Why is it important for business owners to take the time to contact CareerSource Flagler Volusia?
Small to mid-sized businesses may not have the capital and resources to invest in an entire HR team or professional recruiters. Often, those responsibilities fall upon the shoulders of one or two employees. CareerSourceFV assists you to reduce the time and money associated with hiring and training both new and existing employees. Their team offers guidance and support on many other issues you may face and works with community partners to help address and remove barriers to your continued success and expansion. Larger companies often request assistance with helping orchestrate recruitment events and strategic planning to ensure that local talent pipelines will meet future expansion needs.
3) Which types of businesses does CareerSource Flagler Volusia help?
Local businesses of all types will find value in many of the services provided by CareerSourceFV. The training investments are primarily focused on eight sectors: Construction, Medical, Manufacturing, Retail, Logistics & Transportation, Business & Professional Services, Leisure & Hospitality, and Information Technology.
4) What are some things CareerSource Flagler Volusia hears from business owners that other business owners should know about?
With the low unemployment rate being experienced right now, businesses are finding it more difficult to fill positions and keep them filled. Many of the conversations CareerSourceFV is having with business owners revolve around training existing employees so that top talent can move into higher positions, while recruiting for the vacant positions caused by that upcycle. Retention is key.
5) Is there a cost for business owners to use CareerSource Flagler Volusia and its services / resources?
All of CareerSourceFV's core services come at no cost to local businesses. Premium services that extend beyond their normal scope are on a fee-for-service basis.