CareerSource Citrus Levy Marion is the regional division of the state’s workforce system that serves Citrus, Levy, and Marion counties by connecting employers with well-qualified job candidates.

The agency collaborates with local economic development, education and community partners to provide workforce-related services, including training grants that help businesses upgrade employee skills. In addition, CareerSource offers value-added services to employers such as recruiting, training, and employee screening.


FloridaFlex – Your business relies on a strong, skilled team of employees to be successful. The CareerSource Florida network is committed to cultivating and growing talent for businesses in Florida, and we do so through nationally recognized, flexible training grants that strengthen businesses across many industries. CareerSource Florida’s customized, business-driven grant programs help Florida companies of all sizes compete and grow by keeping employees at the top of their game.

Local Grants – Local Training Grants Specific to Your Company’s Needs. Successful, sustainable businesses continuously evolve to meet the demands of industry, technology and regulatory changes that affect their competitive landscape, products or services. Training new and current employees is key to long-term strength and growth. We can help you: identify training grants available for your business, apply for those grants, find training providers in your area.

Recruitment & Hiring Assistance

Recruitment – The Business Development Manager and Recruitment Specialist team serves as your personal point of contact and can develop targeted recruitment strategies, help you identify the best screening approach and come up with an effective communications plan. Their strategies include:

  • ​Online Job Postings
  • Application Center
  • Employer Spotlights
  • Talent Marketplace Job Fairs

Candidate Assessment – The ProveIt! assessment program is a great tool for selecting the best candidate for your position. These assessments are used by many large corporations and provide immediate and detailed results.

Mobile Resources – Hiring events and employee training can be conducted at your location with CareerSource’s 40-foot, climate-controlled Mobile Resource Unit. The staff-supported MRU features a full suite of office equipment and 10 computer workstations with Internet access.

Outplacement Services – Customized Outplacement Services are available through state and federal funding and are designed to meet the specific needs of employers and displaced staff.

Business & Career Resource Cooperative – The cooperative is designed to provide a training toolbox of existing business, employment and education training opportunities provided by the Small Business Development Center, CareerSource Citrus Levy Marion, the College of Central Florida, Marion County Technical College, Marion Regional Manufacturers Association, and the Ocala Human Resource Management Association.

Contact Us

Citrus County Economic Development

3600 W. Sovereign Path, Suite 267
Lecanto, Fl. 34461

(352) 527-5537