ANNOUNCEMENTS & REMINDERS
The Maine Department of Labor is offering a unique training opportunity that may be of interest to you! We partnered with Coursera, an on-line learning platform that sources over 3,800 classes from universities and businesses nationwide, to invite unemployed individuals as Learners on Coursera’s platform at no charge. IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN BECOMING A LEARNER, email your full name and email address to MaineDOL.CareerCenter@maine.gov with the subject line “Coursera Invite Request.” Once received, we will submit your name and email address to the Coursera learning platform – no other personal information is shared. You will then receive an email from Coursera inviting you to join the platform. From there, you can register for your choice of classes through September 30th, 2020. Learners will have until December 31st, 2020 to complete the classes and earn the free credentials.
Remember to upload/update and activate your resume on the Maine JobLink. Employers review resumes in Maine JobLink to see if you have the skills, education and qualifications for employment. Also, be sure to check out our Upcoming Events page with many links to virtual workshops, job fairs and training sessions.
Join us for the Creating and Navigating Your Maine JobLink Account Workshop. This virtual session demonstrates how to create and navigate a personalized jobseeker account. This FREE 60-minute session is offered every Tuesday and Thursday, 2-3 PM. Pre-registration is required. Call 1-800-760-1573 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your space.
JOBS, JOBS, JOBS!
There are over 13,000 jobs posted on the Maine JobLink, here are just a few:
Mobile Equipment Operator (Maine JobLink # 475443) / Control Room Operator (Maine JobLink # 475448) MaineFlame
Operate machinery, systems and equipment, load/unload trucks, perform general maintenance.
Licensed Practical Nurse (Maine JobLink # JC159923303) State of Maine, Bureau of Human Resources
Provide paraprofessional support work in the care and treatment of patients and residents.
Human Resources Assistant / Payroll Specialist (Maine JobLink # 479294) Bonney Staffing
Assist with all HR level functions with a focus on payroll related duties.
Deputy Judicial Marshals (Maine JobLink # JC165679611) ManpowerGroup
Provide for the safety and security of judges, jurors, witnesses and the general public.
Personal Support Specialist (Maine JobLink # 433977) Second Solutions, Inc.
Administer bedside or personal care, such as ambulation or personal hygiene assistance.
Room Cleaner (Maine JobLink # 478073) International Motel Inc.
Clean rooms, hallways, lobbies, lounges, restrooms, and other work areas so that health standards are met.
Carpenter (Maine JobLink # 478076) Bassett Custom Home Builders
Perform carpentry work. Must have 3 years of experience or be a recent graduate from a building program.
General Laborer (Maine JobLink # 475810) Hancock Foods, Inc.
Work in a blueberry processing facility.
Direct Support Professional (Maine JobLink # 478154) Uplift Inc
Provide direct support for adults with developmental disabilities in residential settings.
Case Manager (Maine JobLink # 478157) Uplift Inc
Provide the overall case management, direction and coordination for adults with developmental disabilities.
Registered Nurse (Maine JobLink # 410836) Home, Hope, & Healing Inc
Apply nursing process to meet the needs of clients and facilitate achievement of identified outcomes.
Installer Service Specialist (Maine JobLink # JC164001606) O’Reilly Automotive Stores, Inc
Act as primary contact for customers, lookup parts, invoice, manage inventory and delivery.
Roofer/Sider (Maine JobLink # 228607) Industrial Roofing Company
Erect staging and ladders, apply roofing materials, operate machinery.
Accountant (Maine JobLink # JC165645124) Career Systems Development
Monitor accounts, prepare/review journal entries, maintain records, and process payroll.
Pharmacy Technician (Maine JobLink # JC160072221) Hannaford
Support and work with pharmacist to achieve outstanding pharmaceutical care.
North Conway, NH
Patient Registration Clerk (Maine JobLink # 479286) Bonney Staffing
Perform registration and switchboard duties in a high-volume healthcare setting.
Sales Representative (Maine JobLink # 479997) Liggett Vector Brands LLC
Interact with established retail accounts to increase sales and build account relationships.
Accounts Payable Clerk (Maine JobLink # JC166038908) Robert Half
Data entry and reconciliation related to Accounts Payable.
Experienced Field Merchandiser (Maine JobLink # JC157284298) Strategic Retail Solutions
Meet client expectations regarding sales and call coverage and productivity in assigned territory.
Behavioral Health Professional (Maine JobLink # 443361) North Shore Behavioral Health
Work with children/youth with Autism Spectrum Disorders, developmental disabilities, or cognitive limitations.
Production Worker (Maine JobLink # 472589) Bonney Staffing
Manufacture and assemble wooden products.
Johnny’s Selected Seeds will be hosting a job fair at their 955 Benton Ave, Winslow, ME facility on Wednesday, August 19 from 9:00 – 2:00. Seeking to hire:
- Seasonal Operations Associate – Warehouse Facility (Maine JobLink # JC165291118)
- Product & Business Unit Manager – Tools & Supplies (Maine JobLink # JC165441936)
- Operations Supervisor (Maine JobLink # JC160051261)
- Supervisor – Maintenance, Mechanics, and Sanitation (Maine JobLink # JC153457083)
- Manager – Field Operations & Farm Facilities (Maine JobLink # JC163548961)
- National Sales Manager (Maine JobLink # JC147624442)
- Senior Operations Manager (Maine JobLink # JC164037120)
- Evening Team Lead – Seed Packing (Maine JobLink # JC164517501)
- Operations Associate – Seed Packing (Maine JobLink # JC164100600)
For details on these jobs and more go to https://joblink.maine.gov/!
TRAINING RESOURCES & INFORMATION
Need help finding or maintaining employment or interested in job training? CareerCenter training partners offer financial training assistance to eligible individuals. Check out these agency offerings:
- Aroostook County residents: Aroostook County Action Program (ACAP) – https://www.acap-me.org/
- Hancock, Penobscot, Piscataquis and Washington County residents: Eastern Maine Development Corporation (EMDC) – https://www.emdc.org/workforce/education-training/
- Androscoggin, Franklin, Kennebec, Oxford and Somerset County residents: Western Maine Community Action (WMCA) – http://www.wmca.org/service-categories/workforce-development/
- Cumberland, Knox, Lincoln, Sagadahoc, Waldo and York County residents: Workforce Solutions – https://www.workforcesolutionsme.org/
Maine’s Community Colleges are offering more than 25 free online training programs that are tied to skills and jobs currently in demand in Maine at no cost to participants. For information: https://www.mccs.me.edu/workforce-training/
Central Maine Community College is offering FREE Behavioral Health Professional Certification: https://cutt.ly/0d2o3vX
York Adult Education is offering FREE IC3 & CompTIA A+ Certifications and 3 YCCC credits:
The Maine Department of Labor provides equal opportunity in employment and programs.
Auxiliary aids and services are available to people with disabilities upon request.