City Presents CRA Workforce Readiness-Apprenticeship Career Fair
Date:  6/30/2016
ArticleType:  Member News

City Presents CRA Workforce Readiness – Apprenticeship Career Fair June 29

St. Petersburg, Fla. (June 28, 2016) – The public is invited to the Community Redevelopment Area (CRA) Workforce Readiness-Apprenticeship and Career Fair at Pinellas Technical College, 901 34th Street South, on Wednesday, June 29, from 12 noon to 6 p.m. Admission is free. Parking entrance is from 11th Avenue South.

Presented by the City of St. Petersburg Urban Affairs Division and hosted by Pinellas Technical College, the Career Fair event features free workshops beginning at 1 p.m. such as: Resumes That Get Noticed; Survival of the Fittest; Get Certified, Get Paid; Pre-Apprenticeship and Apprenticeship; From Employee to Employer; and Your Past Does Not Determine Your Future.

Some exhibitors and employers include the Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority, Tampa Bay Times, YMCA of Greater St. Petersburg, The Renaissance Vinoy, CareerSource Pinellas, Crown Auto Dealerships, Pinellas Ex-Offender Re-entry Coalition, Duke Energy, AMSkills, JMI Resources, the 2020 Plan Taskforce, Sun Country Cleaners, Pinellas County Urban League, Jump Station, Vocational Rehab, and Handymen for All.

Representatives from skilled trades and union organizations include operating engineers, iron workers, boiler makers, pipe trades, electrical workers, and more.

For more details or to sign up, please visit our Facebook page, at