May 14, 2018
Skowhegan CareerCenter Hosts Area Job Fair on May 17 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 14, 2018 Contact: Steven Roy, Skowhegan CareerCenter, 624-5156 Media Contact: Laura Hudson, Maine Department of Labor, 621-5009
SKOWHEGAN—More than 20 employers are recruiting at the Skowhegan CareerCenter from 2 to 4 p.m. on Thursday, May 17. All employers are seeking qualified employees to fill current positions. Job seekers are encouraged to dress appropriately, bring a current resume and be prepared to interview. The CareerCenter is located at 98 North Avenue in Skowhegan.
“Maine had the fourth lowest unemployment rate in the U.S. in March, and over 4,500 more Mainers are working this year versus the same time last year,” said Governor Paul R. LePage. “Employers need qualified people to fill many open jobs, so I urge you to connect with your closest Maine CareerCenter. Our team will help you search for a new or better job, improve your resume writing and interview skills, and get the most out of the job fairs happening right now.”
Participating employers include:
- Allied Realty
- Arcadia New England
- Backyard Farms
- Bonney Staffing
- Bridges Home Services
- Care & Comfort
- Cedar Ridge Center/Genesis
- Community Health and Counseling Services
- Eastern Maine Health System
- Employment Specialists of Maine
- Kennebec County Correctional
- KVCAP Transportation
- Living Innovations
- Maine DOT
- MaineGeneral Health
- Maine-ly Elder Care
- Military Talent Source
- Mount St. Joseph Residence and Rehabilitation
- Poland Spring
- Redington Fairview General Hospital
- Skills, Inc.
- The Sheridan Corp.
- Woodlands Senior Living
CareerCenters, part of the Maine Department of Labor, offer a variety of services to help people find employment or upgrade skills. Each center provides several public-access computer workstations with Microsoft Office software, resume writing and cover letter software, Internet access and O’Net software for skills assessment. All CareerCenter services are free of charge.
Call 474-4914 (TTY users call Maine Relay 711). More information is available on the CareerCenter website, http://www.mainecareercenter.gov .
Maine CareerCenters are an equal opportunity provider. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.