“We are very excited about being able to bring these opportunities to the Milton area."
Milton, FL (PRWEB) May 26, 2010
Scheduled to open on November 1, 2010, the Blackwater River Correctional Facility, under the management of The GEO Group, Inc. (NYSE:GEO) (“GEO”), is expected to provide 350 employment opportunities in Santa Rosa County. The Blackwater facility will provide services ranging from corrections oversight, administration and education to healthcare, dentistry, maintenance and IT.
Workforce Escarosa has partnered with The GEO Group, Inc. and TEAM Santa Rosa to assist in recruiting a highly skilled workforce to meet their employment requirements.
As construction nears completion, Workforce Escarosa will be assisting The GEO Group, Inc. with their recruiting efforts. To aid in filling available positions, Workforce Escarosa will be co-hosting a Job Fair with GEO Group on Tuesday, June 1st, from Noon until 7pm at the Santa Rosa County Auditorium, 4530 Spikes Way, in Milton. Experts in the field of correctional careers will be on hand to answer questions. Available positions include health care, clerical, administrative, HR, maintenance, food services and more. Interested candidates are instructed to apply online at http://www.geogroup.com/careers.asp prior to the Job Fair.
“We are very excited about being able to bring these opportunities to the Milton area. The opening of the Blackwater facility will herald a very positive uptick in area economics and we are looking forward to becoming active members of the Milton community,” said Jennifer Vitale, The GEO Group, Inc., Director of Recruitment.