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OUR MISSION

Talent Meets Opportunity

At CareerSource Tampa Bay, our mission is to expand career opportunities for individuals and enable the success of all workers through comprehensive workforce solutions that meet the needs of the community.

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How We Can Help You

Veteran Services

Provide support for veterans and assist with the transition from military to civilian jobs.

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Tampa Hires

For ages 16-24 years old- job training, education, part-time jobs, and apprenticeships.

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Career Edge

Employee Training, Hiring Assistance, Job Postings, Summer Interns, Human Resources, Layoff Assistance for Employees

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Career Pathways

Networking, Helping Professionals stay connected and achieve upward mobility.

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Support Services

Networking, Helping Professionals stay connected and achieve upward mobility.

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testimonials

Ready to Make Your Own Success Story?

Ezekiel Daniels
Bonding Program Participant

“Ezekiel Daniels reported to CSTB Brandon as a walk-in seeking employment and having questions about the Federal Bonding Program. With help from Al Chisolm, Mr. Daniels was able to learn more about the Bonding Program and complete the online process. On March 23rd, he was employed at Waste Management and later offered a higher position as team lead on June 15th. ”

Lanett Hall

“Lanett Hall relocated to Tampa from Utah about 6 months ago, seeking employment for a fresh start. She filed for unemployment and used the CSTB job search resource room. On May 24th, the customer reported she was seeking assistance in applying for food stamps and was given information and instructions by CSTB Staff to start the application process. Ms. Hall reported that she is successfully receiving food stamps and that she is very grateful for the services she received at the CSTB Brandon Center from Angela Roberts and Al Chisolm.”

Jenn Pendzinkski
PAID INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

“So many people’s businesses were down. People were out of jobs- I mean, me myself included. I hadn’t worked….”

Olivia Smith
SUMMER JOB CONNECTION PARTICIPANT

“Olivia Smith is a junior at the Hillsborough High School. The Summer Job Connection program allowed her to a. gain a lot of experience…”

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key metrics

Measuring Our Success

822,570

0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 , 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9

Hillsborough Labor Force

20,256

0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 , 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9

Unemployed
Source: Employ Florida/OSST

KEY
METRICS

CareerSource Tampa Bay is proud of the individuals and businesses we serve as we continue to support our community.

5446

Individuals Served

1239

Individuals
Employed

1164

Virtual Services
Served

452

Employers
Served

168

New Employers
Served

Unemployment Rate (Hillsborough County, FL)
  • February 20232.5%
  • January 20232.5%
  • December 20222.1%
  • November 20222.5%
  • October 20222.6%
  • June 20222.8%
  • May 20223.0%
  • April 20223.0%
  • March 20223.2%
  • February 20223.3%
  • January 20223.5%
  • 2.5%
  • 2.5%
  • 2.1%
  • 2.5%
  • 2.6%
  • 2.8%
  • 3.0%
  • 3.0%
  • 3.2%
  • 3.3%
  • 3.5%
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Source: Employ Florida/OSST

Updated October, 2022

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Oct
Free Workshop
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Professional Communication Virtual Workshop

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02 Oct. 2023 09:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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Oct
Free Workshop
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Job Search Strategies in a Virtual World Virtual Workshop

Virtual
02 Oct. 2023 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM
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03
Oct
Free Workshop

The S.T.A.R. Method In Person Workshop

CSTB Plant City Center
03 Oct. 2023 09:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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LOCATIONS

Tampa Center

9215 N Florida Ave
Tampa, FL 33612

Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Brandon Center

6302 E Dr Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Suite 120
Tampa, FL 33619
Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Ruskin Center

201 14th Avenue Southeast
Ruskin, FL 33570
Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
(Closed daily for lunch from 12-1 p.m.)

Plant City Center

307 N Michigan Ave
Plant City, FL 33563
Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
(Closed daily for lunch from 12-1 p.m.)

Wimauma Center

5128 State Road 674 Wimauma

Bullard Family Center

2011 East Sligh Avenue
Tampa, Florida 33610
Mondays and Wednesday 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
(Appointment only)

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