September 20, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 20, 2018
Contact: Bill Hurley, Augusta CareerCenter, 624-5120
Media Contact: Laura Hudson, Maine Department of Labor, 621-5009
AUGUSTA -- More than 25 employers are recruiting at the Augusta CareerCenter on Monday, September 24, inside the Maine Department of Labor at 45 Commerce Drive in Augusta. The job fair runs from 2 to 4 p.m. Job seekers are encouraged to research the companies ahead of time, bring plenty of resumes, and dress to impress.
"I urge those looking for careers in this tight labor market to visit any CareerCenter," said Governor Paul R. LePage. "They provide resources and services that will assist you in improving your resume and preparing for job interviews."
Participating employers include:
- AngleZ Behavioral Health Services
- Bonney Staffing
- Care and Comfort
- Change HealthCare
- Christmas Tree Shop
- CN Brown
- Community Health and Counseling
- Compounding Solutions
- Eastern Maine Health System
- ESM, Inc.
- Genesis Healthcare
- HMS Host Corporation
- Home Hope and Healing
- Kris-Way Truck Leasing
- Maine Department of Transportation
- Maine Staffing Group
- Maine Vocational and Rehabilitation Associates
- Maine-ly Eldercare
- MaineGeneral Health
- Mount Saint Joseph
- OnProcess Technology
- University of Maine Augusta
- Western Maine Behavioral Health
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.
The Augusta CareerCenter, located at 45 Commerce Drive within the Department of Labor, is open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Call 624-5120 (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.