ROCKLAND — Seventy-three business and organizations will be in attendance for the 2019 Rockland Regional Spring Hiring Fair, Wednesday, April 17, from 3:30 to 6 p.m., at South School in Rockland.
Maine Department of Economic and Community Development Deputy Commissioner Denise J. Garland will also attend the Fair.
A production of Rockland Main Street, Inc., the 3rd annual Spring Hiring Fair includes businesses and organizations from Knox, Lincoln, and Waldo counties.
Jobs and employment opportunities include entry level and senior level, full time and part time, year-round and seasonal, skilled labor, technical, customer service, hotel and hospitality, corrections and law enforcement, clerical, professional/certified and advance degree, retail, restaurant and food service, healthcare, banking, environmental and janitorial, travel and transportation, indoor and outdoor jobs, manufacturing, research and development, landscaping and lawn care, mechanical, bookkeeping, design and printing, marine and maritime, volunteer opportunities, museum collections and art, construction and maintenance, community outreach and economic development, call center, communications, party planning, education, outdoor recreation, and more.
This event is the single most comprehensive collection of employers in the Midcoast region gathered under one roof for the [primary] purpose of attracting job seekers and to educate those who are unemployed or under-employed about job opportunities in and around Knox County, according to Rockland Main Street, in a news release.
Retirees and other seniors, veterans and students are encouraged to attend.
Applications and on-the-spot interviews will be offered, and resumes will be collected.
Businesses and organizations in attendance will also provide more information about their products and services to interested members of the public.
The event is free and open to the public. The first 200 attendees will receive a free, reusable shopping bag, while they last.
FMI: Gordon Page, 207.593.6093; firstname.lastname@example.org
Businesses planning to attend include:
250 MAIN HOTEL
ALLEN INSURANCE & FINANCIAL
ASK FOR HOME CARE
AUSTIN PAYMENT SOLUTIONS
BANK OF AMERICA
BAYVIEW FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT
CAMDEN NATIONAL BANK
COMMUNITY HEALTH & COUNSELING SERVICES
DIP NET RESTAURANT
DIVI & TAMARIJN ARUBA ALL INCLUSIVES
DOWN EAST MAGAZINE
DUPONT NUTRITION & HEALTH
E. L. SPEAR, INC.
EVERGREEN HOME PERFORMANCE
HAMMOND TRACTOR COMPANY
HOME KITCHEN CAFÉ
JOURNEY'S END MARINA
KNOX COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE
KNOX REGIONAL COMMUNICATIONS
MAIN STREET MARKETS
MAINE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS
MAINE LOBSTER FESTIVAL
MAINE VOCATIONAL & REHABILITATION ASSOC.
MAS HOME CARE
McMAHON BUILDERS, INC.
MIDCOAST LANDSCAPE & MASONRY
NEW LEAF CONSTRUCTION
NORTH ATLANTIC PAINTING
OWLS HEAD TRANSPORTATION MUSEUM
PATHWAYS OF MAINE
PEN BAY REGIONAL CHAMBER
PENOBSCOT BAY YMCA
PHILBROOK & ASSOCIATES
ROCK CITY COFFEE
ROCKLAND HARBOR HOTEL
ROCKLAND MARINE CORP.
ROCKPORT LANDSCAPE & DESIGN
SEA BAGS MAINE
SEQUEL CARE OF MAINE
SERVPRO of BELFAST-CAMDEN-ROCKLAND
SIERRA PEAKS, CORP.
STRONGER FASTER HEALTHIER
THE HARLEY COMPANY, INC.
UMAINE 4H, Centers at Tanglewood & Blueberry Cove
US CENSUS BUREAU, NY Regional Census Center
WALDO COMMUNITY ACTION PARTNERS
A production of Rockland Main Street and in partnership with the Rockland Career Center and the City of Rockland, the Spring Hiring Fair is presented by Horch Roofing, and sponsored by Wallace Events, Sequel Care of Maine, Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce, Philbrook and Associates, DST Systems, and Allen Insurance and Financial.