Christmas in the City's 2019 Job Fair will feature 30+ companies from Boston and the Greater Boston Area.
We will have a "welcome room" where job seekers can practice their handshakes and introductions on our volunteers before greeting employers. (Only if wanted, of course!)
Please come prepared with multiple copies of your resume
The dress code is business casual; however, we recommend you wear a suit if you have one
CORI-friendly employers will be in attendance
And GOOD LUCK! We are excited to have you join us!
Please note: you do not need to print out your ticket to enter the event.
EMPLOYERS can sign up to participate here
Employers attending last year's job fair include:
Anna's Taqueria (new): assistant managers, kitchen staff, burrito assemblers, cashiers, and dish washers
Boston Plan for Excellence: Dudley Promise Corps, Boston teacher residency
Boston Police Department: police officer, 911 call operators, police clerk typist
Encore Boston Harbor (formerly "Wynn Everett" and "Wynn Boston Harbor"): hotel (front office, call center, door person), food & beverage, culinary, housekeeping, PAD, security, transportation, IT, casino games, finance, purchasing, sales, warehouse, horticulture, etc.
Eversource Energy: multiple positions (e.g. engineers, operations supervisors, legal, customer service, co-ops & interns)
Horizons for Homeless Children: infant, toddler, and preschool teachers
Kennedy Brothers Physical Therapy: physical therapy aides
LAZ Parking (new): valet attendants and flaggers
Lovepop, Inc.: brand ambassador
Massachusetts Department of Correction (new): administrative secretary I, program manager V/director of engineering, and a clerk V position
Massachusetts State Police: state trooper
Metro Housing Boston: case manager, administrative assistant, housing search case manager, program representatives
New York Life: financial representative/agent
Northeast Med Staff: certified nursing assistant, licensed practical nurse, and registered nurse
Paige Academy (new): infant teacher, toddler teacher, specialist consultants (music, drumming, art, teachers) after school teacher, interns
Primark: retail assistant, retail supervisor
PTC: sales, marketing, engineering, software development
Riverside Community Care: in past years, Riverside Community Care has sought to hire mental health counselors, residential counselors, family partners, clinicians, social workers, registered nurses, and LPNs
Roxbury Community College: event coordinator, executive director of development, events & operational staff, director of public safety, test proctor, help desk technician
Snapchef: utility, cooks
Star Market/Shaw's Supermarket: deli/laCarte clerks, meat/seafood clerks, front end cashiers, grocery overnight clerks
Suffolk County Sheriff's Department: corrections officer, IT
Swissport (new): ramp agents, cargo agents, fueling agents, deicing agents (seasonal), passenger service agents
TJ Maxx: cashiers, customer service, sales floor associates
Transportation Security Administration (TSA/DHS): transportation security officer (TSO)
Trillium Brewing: servers, bartenders, dishwashers, cooks, foodrunners, bussers, hosts
United States Postal Service
Full-time: letter carrier (CCA - City Carrier Assistant), clerk (PSE – Postal Support Employee)
Part-time (October through January): holiday casual
VPNE: valet attendant, supervisor, CDL shuttle driver, and more
Wegmans: customer service, food service, food prep, stocking
Services (who do not hire, but who provide information about helpful resources) include:
Boston Career Link is a career center offering universal access to a broad range of career counseling services, career resources, workshops, career fairs, and special programs to connect job seekers looking to advance or change careers with employers
F.A.M.I.L.Y Movement's mission is to help families transition out of homeless shelters and into stable and permanent living arrangements by teaching and mentoring homeless youths and families on how to become financially independent to end generational poverty and homelessness
Human Resources Division, Civil Service Unit is a Massachusetts state agency that offers exams for those who want to become a police officer, firefighter, correction officer, environmental police officer, and a few positions
Operation A.B.L.E. Inc. provides training programs and employment services for workers aged 45+ who need job support services to re-enter the workforce
Roxbury Multi Service Center provides behavioral health, education programs and housing
Could your resume and cover letter use some work? Consider getting in touch with a MassHire Career Center. According to Mass.gov, "Job seekers can get a variety of helpful services [from a Career Center] including: working with experienced career counselors, attending workshops and short-term training, developing a resume, writing cover letters, and more." Find the nearest Career Center here.
**Donations: please help us cover the cost of this year's job fair. If you are able to help, please consider donating here**
For more information on how you can get involved with the CITC Job Fair, please email Kara Morris at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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