Career Centers & Placement Help
Greater Portland Career Center
151 Jetport Blvd.
Job fairs are held at the Career Center on the first Wednesday of every month. They offer workshops on college planning, interviewing, and resume-writing skills. Also, check out the Competitive Skills Scholarship Program.
New Mainers Resource Center(at Portland Adult Education)
14 Locust Street
Training and support for beginning careers in Information and Technology
Dylan Barnett, Program Navigator 207-775-5891
Maine Association for New Americans (MANA)
MANA advances social and professional integration of immigrants in Maine
Empower Maine Women Network (Facebook page)
Group meeting regularly to connect immigrant women with other women, talk about challenges and help each other overcome them and highlight opportunities for engagement. Check Facebook page (above) for meeting dates and locations.
H.I.R.E. – Helping Individuals Regain Employment
Newest addition to the General Assistance program operated by the City of Portland. They work with employable individuals receiving General Assistance to secure long term, stable employment and/or connect them to State/Non-Profit funded training programs
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math) Placement Companies
Portland company that assists with placing STEM professionals with local companies. There is no cost to the job seeker.