Paid Work Experience

Employ Motivated Young Talent At No Cost To Your Company!

Through Paid Work Experience, CareerSource Pinellas helps businesses save money while young talent are able to get the job-related training they need to succeed. The Paid Work Experience program is designed to connect young adults to employers, with a focus on skill development for occupations in-demand. Employers will have the opportunity to employ motivated, young talent – at no cost to the company!

No Cost. All the Rewards.
Benefits to the Employer include:

  • 100%of wages paid over a training period.
    • Two options available:
      • Employer’s payroll or
      • CareerSource Pinellas' payroll
  • Employer will make all hiring decisions
  • Drug screen and background check
  • Candidates will be pre-screened and pre-qualified
  • Enhanced perspective - Young talent bring fresh ideas and special strengths.


  • Position must meet Florida minimum wage requirements
  • Entry-level position and high-demand occupation
  • Additional requirements apply

Always There. All the Way.
Our team of workforce representatives will work with you throughout the process and ensure your hiring needs are being met. Contact our representatives today!

For more information, contact:
Erika Harrell at (727) 608-2414 or e-mail