July 24, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 24, 2018
Contact: Patty Perry, Presque Isle CareerCenter, 207-760-6300
Media Contact: Laura Hudson, Maine Department of Labor, 621-5009
PRESQUE ISLE - The Presque Isle CareerCenter announces August programs for job seekers and those who are considering training for a new career.
"I urge those looking for careers in this tight labor market to visit any CareerCenter," stated Governor Paul R. LePage. "They provide resources and services that will assist you in improving your resume and preparing for job interviews."
Job seekers and businesses interested in connecting with one another can also like the CareerCenter on Facebook. Events are held at the Presque Isle CareerCenter, located at 66 Spruce Street, unless otherwise noted. Maine Veterans receive priority of service in all CareerCenter programs.
Financial Aid - Tuesdays, August 7, 14, 21, and 28, 9 a.m.
Get assistance with college planning and financial aid. Pre-register at 1-800-281-3703 to register or visit http://www.meoc.maine.edu .
Creating Winning Resumes - Fridays, August 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31, 9:00 a.m.
Learn how to create a professional resume and walk out the door with one in hand.
About the CareerCenter
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 207-760-6300 or 1-800-635-0357 (TTY users call Maine Relay 711) for additional information and to register for workshops held at the CareerCenter. The CareerCenter, located at 66 Spruce Street in Presque Isle, is open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. You can also find more information at the CareerCenter website, www.mainecareercenter.gov .
Maine CareerCenters are an equal opportunity provider. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.