Sarasota County job fair on Friday, May 12, to focus on public works, utilities and transportation positions

Event to be held at the county’s Operations Center on Sarasota Center Boulevard in Sarasota

The county Administration Center is located in downtown Sarasota. File photo

From 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Friday, May 12, Sarasota County’s Human Resources Department will hold a job fair focused on positions in the Public Works, Utilities and Transportation departments, the county has announced.

The event will be conducted at the Sarasota County Operations Center, which is located at 1001 Sarasota Center Blvd. in Sarasota, a news release.

Representatives from the various departments — including Sarasota County Area Transit — will be in attendance, the release notes. Additionally, Human Resources Department staff will be available to assist candidates in completing applications and to answer questions about current and future opportunities with the county, the release points out.

Sarasota County is recruiting for the following positions: civil engineer, stormwater engineer, traffic engineer, heavy truck technician, HVAC technician, roadway and stormwater inspector, wastewater technician, equipment operator, skilled trades worker and horticultural technician, the release says.

To learn more about current vacancies, call the county Contact Center at 861-5000 or visit and use the key word “Careers.”