UMM to Host Machias Area Job Fair March 23
MACHIAS, Maine – The University of Maine at Machias will give job seekers and prospective employers a chance to meet when it hosts the annual Machias Area Job Fair on Wednesday, March 23, 12:30 to 3 p.m., in the Reynolds Center Gymnasium. The fair is free and open to the public.
The event is sponsored by UMM, the Machias CareerCenter/Maine Department of Labor, and the Machias Bay Area Chamber of Commerce.
Among the employers tentatively scheduled to attend are: Acadia National Park, Acadian Seaplants, Allies, Inc., Aramark, Avon Cosmetics, Bangor Savings Bank, Blueberry Ford/Cranberry Motors, Care and Comfort, Community Health and Counseling Services, Down East Community Hospital, Down East Credit Union, Eastern Maine CA$H Coalition, Ellsworth Building Supplies, Greenland Point Center, Hannaford, Machias Career Center, Machias Savings Bank, Maine Staffing Group, Maine Veterans Homes – Machias, Maine Warden Service, Marshall Health Center, National Able Network, Pine Tree Camp, The Next Step, The Product Place, The Summer Camp, Sunrise County Economic Council, University of Maine at Machias, U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, Washington County Children's Program, and Washington County Community College.
Representatives from graduate programs at the University of Maine and Husson University will also be on hand to discuss graduate school options. A graduate school presentation will take place from 4 to 5 p.m. in the Murdock Conference Room.
Door prizes will be raffled off throughout the afternoon.
For more information about the Machias Area Job Fair, contact Brenda Frey, UMM’s career development coordinator, at (207) 255-1439.