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8/23/2021 - Employment Assistance at the Library

Employment Assistance at the Library




City of Riviera Beach Partners with CareerSource Palm Beach County to Help Job Seekers at the Riviera Beach Public Library

Riviera Beach, Fla. (Aug. 24, 2021)On Monday, Aug. 23, 2021, the Riviera Beach Public Library launched a partnership with CareerSource Palm Beach County to provide job seekers access to free resources and services for future careers and employment. A CareerSource representative will be stationed at the library each Monday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. to assist with employment, re-employment, resume assistance, filing for unemployment and career path assistance.


The representative is fluent in English, Spanish and Haitian Creole.


“I am very excited about the partnership between CareerSource Palm Beach County and the City of Riviera Beach Public Library. This initiative supports our residents who are seeking opportunities to improve their quality of life by providing crucial reemployment/employment services. We are proactively taking steps to remove barriers preventing our residents from securing stable long-term employment.” said Shirley Lanier, Riviera Beach City Council Chairwoman.


“Partnering with CareerSource is a perfect fit to help us strengthen communities, advanced knowledge, and enhance personal growth.” said Riviera Beach Library Director, Rodney Freeman.


“We’re very pleased to partner with the Riviera Beach Public Library to offer in-person services for job seekers at this time when residents need these services the most,” said CareerSource President and CEO Julia Dattolo.


The library is located at 2129 N Congress. in Riviera Beach. To learn more about the library, call (561) 845-4195 or click here:


CareerSource Palm Beach County offers similar in-person services for job seekers at:

  • Mandel Public Library, 411 Clematis St., (561) 868-7700
  • Boynton Beach City Library, 100 East Ocean Ave., (561) 742-6390
  • Delray Beach Public Library, 100 West Atlantic Ave., (561) 266-0194 

Contact the libraries for more information on scheduled dates and times when a CareerSource representative is available at those locations.



Media contacts:


Rodney Freeman, Library Director

Riviera Beach Public Library

2129 N Congress., Riviera Beach, Fl.

Phone: 561.845.4195


Tom Veenstra, Vice President, Administration

CareerSource Palm Beach County

Phone: 561.340.1060 ext. 2229