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Opportunity for Job Seekers, Employers at Belfast Regional Job, Resource Fair

BELFAST – The Belfast Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Belfast Regional Career and Resource Fair on Tuesday, April 12, 2022, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the University of Maine – Hutchinson Center.

Employers interested in hiring are invited to attend this event. Tables and chairs will be provided and employers are welcome to set up. 9:00 a.m. The event is free for employers, but reservations are required. Please register and reserve your spot by emailing David Grima at the Maine Department of Labor: [email protected]

Starting at 10 a.m., anyone looking for a job is welcome at this free event. Laid-off workers from the Penobscot McCrum factory are invited, but anyone looking for a job in the area is welcome.

“There is plenty of parking space and we expect a variety of employment opportunities,” the Belfast Area Chamber of Commerce said in a press release.

Although not a complete list, the Chamber anticipates that the following employers will attend: Mathews Brothers, Robbins Lumber, Waldo County General Hospital, Viking Lumber, Ferraiolo Construction, C&L Aviation, RSU 71, Sweetser and many others. There are open positions in many different fields.

In addition to employment opportunities, this event will also provide information and resources on rent relief, fuel assistance, job training and emergency services. Waldo Community Action Partners, Goodwill Workforce Solutions and the Maine Career Center will be on hand to provide information on available programs and resources.

Event hosted by Belfast Area Chamber of Commerce, City of Belfast, Maine Department of Labor Career Centre, University of Maine Hutchinson Centre, Goodwill Workforce Solutions.

For more information, please call the Belfast Chamber on 207-338-5900.