Notes: Hires workers to fill positions on a daily basis that often include yard work, construction, construction clean-up, custodial services, recycling, etc. No skills required for most jobs. Skilled positions such as carpentry work also available. Must sign in by 6 am in order to be eligible for that day’s labor pool. Workers paid daily at least minimum hourly wage. Two forms of ID are required, picture ID and Social Security card or birth certificate. People experiencing homelessness encouraged to apply. Wear long pants and boots (preferably steel toe work boots.) Transportation to job usually provided at $3/ day.
CareerSource Capital Region
Address: 2601 Blairstone Road, Building C, Suite 200, Tallahassee FL 32301
Phone Number: 8509220023
Web Address: http://www.careersourcecapitalregion.com
Notes: Provides comprehensive employment and workforce services. If an individual is unemployed, underemployed, considering a career change or seeking training, CareerSource offers the following services: Ready to Work Certification Employment and career resources, job listings & job referrals Computers, fax, telephone and copy service Testing and assessment. Employment search skills & resume preparation. Assistance in filing for unemployment compensation. Education and training programs. Qualified participants matched with appropriate job opportunities. Welfare Transition: case management, employment classes, job training, placement Financial assistance for employment-related transportation and child care. Workforce Investment Act/Program: job search assistance, resume writing classes, employability skills classes, two-year training scholarships. Programs for youth age 16-21. CareerSource provides information and workshops on the Federal Bonding Program. The Federal Bonding Program provides fidelity bonding insurance coverage to individuals with criminal histories and other high-risk job applicants who are qualified, but fail to get jobs because regular commercial bonding is denied. Federal bonding: offers insurance to protect employer against employee dishonesty, covers any type of stealing: theft, forgery, larceny, and embezzlement is an incentive to the employer to hire an at-risk job applicant.
City of Tallahassee Human Resources /Applicant Services
Address: 300 S. Adams St., City Hall, Box A-14, Tallahassee FL 32301
Phone Number: 8508918214
Web Address: http://www.talgov.com/hr
Notes: Posts job openings with City of Tallahassee and screens eligibility of applicants for positions. Individuals may view job vacancies on-line. Applications must be submitted on-line; computers available at City Hall if needed.
Department of Economic Opprotunity Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC)
Address: 107 E. Madison St., Caldwell Bldg., Tallahassee FL 32399
Phone Number: 8509213299
Email Address: email@example.com
Web Address: http://www.wotc.floridajobs.org/wotc
Notes: Provides information on the Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC), which is a federal tax credit to provide an incentive to employers who hire people with felonies, TANF recipients, veterans, SNAP Food Stamp recipients, SSI recipients, long-term unemployed, and vocational rehabilitation referrals.
Division of Vocational Rehabilitation, DOE, Area 1
Address: 1311 Executive Center Dr., Suite 100A, Tallahassee FL 32301
Phone Number: 8502453440
Web Address: http://www.rehabworks.org
Notes: Serves persons with physical or mental disabilities that interfere with their ability to work. Prepares clients for employment by offering medical, psychological and work evaluation assessment; follow-up and assistance with accommodations, counseling, guidance, career planning, job coaching, assistive technology, postsecondary support.
Address: 123 Undisclosed Rd,
Web Address: http://www.employflorida.com
Notes: The Employ Florida Marketplace website is an online resource for job listings, education and training opportunities, resume and career building assistance and veterans’ services.
Employ Florida Green Jobs
Address: 123 Undisclosed Rd,
Phone Number: 8004384128
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Web Address: http://www.greenjobs.employflorida.com
Notes: The Employ Florida Marketplace - Green Jobs Edition has been created to help Florida jobseekers find green jobs, explore career options in green occupations by reviewing labor market information, including typical wages, education requirements, experience requirements, required certifications and licenses, and training/education providers. Jobseekers can link to the Employ Florida Marketplace to create a resume and/or apply to jobs online.
FAMU Human Resources, 211 Foote-Hilyer Admin. Center
Address: 1700 Lee Hall Dr., Tallahassee FL 32307
Phone Number: 8505993611
Web Address: http://www.famu.edu/Employment
Notes: FAMU job applications and vacancy listings can be accessed through the website at www.famu.edu/Employment. Applications must be submitted electronically.
FSU Career Center
Address: 100 S. Woodward Ave, Tallahassee FL 32306
Phone Number: 8506446431
Web Address: http://www.career.fsu.edu
Notes: Helps individuals meet career planning and job hunting needs, assisting in career decision- making, exploring information on occupations, majors, and future education. Assists with career counseling, job interview preparation and resume writing. Open to the community, not just FSU students.
FSU Human Resources Dep’t.
Address: 6200 University Ctr., Building A, Tallahassee FL 32306
Phone Number: 8506446034
Web Address: http://www.jobs.fsu.edu
Notes: FSU job applications and vacancy listings can be accessed through the website at www.jobs.fsu.edu. Applicants must be submitted electronically. Computers available in the office for use by applicants.
Job Corps, U.S. Dep’t. of Labor Florida
Address: 1030 E. Lafayette St, Ste 6, Tallahassee FL 32301
Phone Number: 8503168337
Email Address: email@example.com
Web Address: http://www.jobcorps.gov
Notes: Job Corps is the nation's largest and most comprehensive residential education and job training program for youth, ages 16 through 24. Job Corps combines classroom, practical, and work-based learning experiences to prepare youth for stable, long-term, high-paying jobs. Each trainee works with staff to develop an individualized Personal Career Development Plan (PCDP) to stay on track for success. Students receive hands-on training in more than 100 career areas in fields such as construction, finance and business, health care, and information technology. Programs are self-paced. Lengths of stay vary; students may remain enrolled for up to two years. Programs provide: Nutritious meals, furnished room with roommates Clothing for career training A living allowance, basic medical care, child care allotment, Driver education, Recreational activities, books and supplies, student organizations. Transition allotment upon graduation.
Address: 520 W. Brevard St, Tallahassee FL 32301
Phone Number: 8502227378
Web Address: http://www.laborfinders.com
Notes: Hires workers to fill positions on a daily basis that often include yard work, construction clean-up, apartment maintenance, etc. Some skills may be required. Must sign in between 6 am – 10 am in order to be eligible for that day's labor pool. Workers are paid daily according to the job requirements from minimum wage per hour and up. Transportation is provided (must contribute gas money); own transportation is encouraged. Must have picture ID and Social Security card. Homeless persons are encouraged to apply.
Leon County Board of County Commissioners Job Line
Address: 315 S. Calhoun St, Room 210, Tallahassee FL 32301
Phone Number: 8506062403
Web Address: http://www.leoncountyfl.gov
Notes: Maintains listings of job openings for all Leon County departments. Job line has 24-hour recorded message. Provides career development, training and consulting for county employees. Apply in person 8 am – 5 pm at the Leon County Annex.
Address: 123 Undisclosed Rd,
Phone Number: 8503868150
Web Address: http://www.manpower.com
Notes: Set up an account on-line on Manpowerjobs website. Post resume and indicate skills. Manpower will contact the job seeker by phone or email to follow up.
People First, State of Florida
Address: 2417 Millcreek Ct., Suite 2, Tallahassee FL 32308
Phone Number: 8775627287
Web Address: http://www.peoplefirst.myflorida.com
Notes: Job applicants can search and apply for state positions, post resumés, and maintain applications. Applicants do not have to be state employees to access information.
Prosperity Center, Goodwill Industries of the Big Bend, Inc.
Address: 300 Mabry Street, Tallahassee FL 32304
Phone Number: 8505767145
Web Address: http://www.goodwillbigbend.org
Notes: Goodwill Industries of the Big Bend, Inc. provides job training, education, and employment to people with disabilities and other barriers to employment. Employment Services Include: Interest and aptitude assessments, Resume and interview preparation, Employability and soft skills training, Work experience opportunities, GED preparation and career skills training, Job search, job placement, hiring services, Office skills and computer training, Job retention follow-up and support, Financial management classes, Clothing for jobs.
Address: 428 West Tennessee St, Tallahassee FL 32301
Phone Number: 8503292418
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Web Address: http://www.ready4worktally.com
Notes: Assists formerly incarcerated people with reentry into the workforce. Clients must be currently on probation with Florida Department of Corrections or released from a DOC facility within the last three years, must not have sex offenses, must be 18 years or older, and be drug free. Services include: Four week career development class, Financial incentives, Transitional housing (up to 3 months free), Daily lunch, Case management, Job coaching & employment assistance, Mental health & substance abuse counseling, Monthly bus passes, Professional clothing for interviews.
Refire / Big Bend Homeless Coalition
Address: 2729 W Pensacola St, Tallahassee FL 32304
Phone Number: 8507929441
Web Address: http://www.refireculinary.org
Notes: REFire is a culinary training program for people with felony convictions, providing basic skills training, job experience and job placement support. The curriculum is developed by professional chefs and culinary educators and prepares graduates for work in Tallahassee’s retail food sector. In addition to providing critical job skills training, REfire staff and students operate a community-focused catering company that provides quality food products at reduced cost to other non-profits in the area and is working towards providing the same services to other agencies that feed the most vulnerable in our community. Apply online at www.refireculinary.org.
Address: 1825 S. Adams St., Tallahassee FL 32301
Phone Number: 8502222030
Web Address: http://www.trojanlabor.com
Notes: Hires workers to fill positions on a daily basis if jobs are available. Work may include yard work, construction clean-up, custodial services, recycling, etc. No skills required for most jobs, but skilled work may be available. Must sign in by 6 am to participate in that day’s labor pool. Workers paid daily at least minimum wage. Two forms of ID are required, preferably picture ID and Social Security card. If needed, transportation to and from job costs $1.50 each way.