Hometown Advantage

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There’s an advantage to staying here.

Your loved ones are here. Your community is here. A great career awaits you here, too. Hometown Advantage is an initiative from the Putnam County Development Authority and Putnam Career and Technical Center to show you what amazing career opportunities await in your backyard. Each month, we’ll release a new career and a pathway to obtain that career. We’ll partner each career with a company you could go to work for in our region.

Submit a Career to Feature for Hometown Advantage

Submit a Career to Feature for Hometown Advantage

Thanks for seeing the value of young people understanding what career options are available in our region! If your company struggles to recruit or retain specific careers, we'd love to highlight them through Hometown Advantage.

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Hometown Advantage Career Fair

You can keep your roots and have them sprout into an amazing career while staying in Almost Heaven.

We’re taking it a step further so you can meet employers who are ready to hire in our area.

On October 24, 2024, from 6:00-8:00, we are introducing you to dozens of employers prepared to hire with great careers. Stay tuned for more information about the Hometown Advantage Career Fair!

If you’re a business interested in signing up for the Hometown Advantage Career Fair, click to sign up below.

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