It has been said that hiring someone is a lot like going on a blind date. CareerSource North Florida has services to aid you in taking the guesswork out of your hiring decisions.
Employ Florida (www.employflorida.com)
Employ Florida is the CareerSource statewide online labor exchange system which allows employers to input job openings, look for candidates, access training program information and research labor market conditions—all at your fingertips, from the comfort of your desk. This resource is a self-service tool however because CareerSource North Florida knows your time is limited and valuable, CareerSource North Florida’s knowledgeable and trained Employer Services Representatives are available to assist you in any aspect of using the system or even do it for you.
Post Your Openings
When you contact CareerSource North Florida to publicize a position vacancy, it will be posted in Employ Florida. On this website, your job gets broad exposure to jobseekers. CareerSource’s staff will work with you to optimize the posting in order to attract the best possible candidates. Employ Florida requires a certain amount of information to be input before your job opening is available to be seen by jobseekers–this form includes all the information needed.
5 Ways to Post Jobs
- Call Workforce’s Employer Resource Center at (850) 973-4291.
- E-mail your job description and the job order form above to EFM-Employers@careersourcenorthflorida.com
- Contact your Employer Services Representative.
- Use the self-service tools at www.EmployFlorida.com. A Job Posting Tutorial Video is available at the Employer Resource Center.
- Use the online form to submit your request.
Search for Job Candidates
CareerSource North Florida provides tools and resources for you to find the right employee the first time. Use Employ Florida to conduct resume searches of jobseekers registered. You can search by keyword, minimum requirements or even desired work location of the jobseeker. Let CareerSource North Florida staff teach you the best ways to search and filter your results.
Job Matching and Applicant Screening
When you post a job with specific requirements, all CareerSource North Florida staff will work to match qualified applicants to your job. Also, based on the criteria you provide, we will screen applicants for you to provide you with the best possible pool to choose from.
CareerSource North Florida is proud to offer skills assessment testing to your job candidates. As an Assessment Site for Florida Ready to Work and Prove It!, we can administer these tests to your applicants seamlessly. Also, CareerSource North Florida staff will administer your assessments either online or pencil and paper.
Instead of being inundated with applicant traffic at your place of business, CareerSource North Florida can accept applications on your behalf with the utmost confidentiality. Applicants can submit their resume materials at a CareerSource office or mobile unit, by fax, by mail or by email. Together with your Employer Services Representative, a tailored plan of service will be designed to meet your needs.
Large or small, your place or ours—your Employer Services Representative will work hand-in-hand with you to design a recruiting event to attract applicants and/or hold interviews. CareerSource North Florida’s Mobile Units may also be available for use.