UPDATE: Due to Covid-19 concerns and precautions, the Future Fair will be a virtual hiring event this year.


The Future Career Academy:

Preparing and connecting students to the great jobs in their community


Future Fair Hiring Event:
April 23, at HCC/Plant City Trinkle Center, 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

The Future Fair is a one-day career expo and hiring event providing seniors from area high schools the opportunity to meet major businesses to explore and apply for entry-level positions.

Is your company in need of hiring a prepared workforce for entry level positions? Click the link below to find out how your company can participate in the Future Fair.

The Future Fair is a major hiring event, and we are in need of volunteers! Many different volunteer opportunities are available.

  • “We hired several students from last year’s Future Fair and are excited to be considered as one of the preferred opportunities for students hoping to work and live in the community where they grew up by offering great compensation and advancement opportunities,”

    Steve HurleyOwner, Stingray Chevrolet
  • “Preparing the workforce of tomorrow is the number one  goal of our education system, and the business community has to be an active participant and partner.  We are excited to expand this event for our whole community to benefit."

    Rick LottMayor of Plant City
  • “Expanding this event is the natural next step as our community’s leaders are truly vested in all of our students and helping to connect them with opportunities for financial independence and success. We are thankful for the strong and responsive partnerships with our business and government leaders which greatly benefit our students.”

    Susan SullivanPrincipal, Plant City High School
  • “Our employers need good employees and the PCEDC is excited to be a part of this event that will connect these amazing students to the great careers available to them.  We believe this investment in the workforce of tomorrow will help our existing companies, and will also make Plant City a very attractive location for companies considering expansion and relocation, and for start ups.”

    Jake AustinCEO, Plant City EDC