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Tourism, construction positions leading Palm Beach County job growth

Posted at 9:39 AM, Mar 27, 2017
and last updated 2019-03-26 11:44:05-04

If you are on the job hunt, your chances of landing one are improving.

Reports released by CareerSource of Palm Beach County show the number of available jobs are on the rise.

Palm Beach County added more than 13,000 new jobs over the the last year, with tourism and construction sectors leading the job growth.


"It's really incredible because we haven't seen these low unemployment numbers for eight or nine years," said Tom Veenstra, the senior director of support services at CareerSource.

CareerSource Palm Beach County is hosting free hiring and training events in April.  Learn more at

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