VIRTUAL QUEENS JOBS RECRUITMENT FAIR: WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 5

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The August 5th Virtual Queens Jobs Recruitment Fair program is as follows:

  • Introductions: Presented by Borough President Lee
 
  • Operations Opportunities: Presented by K. Bain, Executive Director at Community Capacity Development.
 
  • Insurance Opportunities: Presented by Bill Cleare, Partner at New York Life Insurance.
    • Hiring now: Positions in financial advisory services, sales and management
    • Contact Bill Cleare at [email protected] or call 718-286-1177 for more information.
 
  • Violence Interruption Opportunities: Presented by Rosalyn Mason, Program Director at Sheltering Arms
 
  • Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Sofiya Avakyan, Human Resources Manager, and Rhonda Beersingh, Human Resources Coordinator at Mercy Home.
 
  • Youth Development Opportunities: Presented by Stefany Ruiz, Administrative Executive at LIFE Camp, Inc.
    • Hiring now: Positions in community outreach, youth outreach, administration and violence interruption. 
 
  • Health Insurance Opportunities: Presented by Victor Lee, Assistant Director of Sales at MetroPlus Health Plan
    • Hiring now: Positions in sales, administration, information technology, field support and social work.
    • Contact Victor Lee at [email protected] or call 718-840-9743 for more information.
 
  • Healthcare Opportunities: Presented by Jennifer Michel, Personnel Representative at NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst, and Joseph Cammarano, Personnel and Labor Relations Associate at NYC Health + Hospitals/Queens.
 
  • Healthcare Opportunities: Presented by Angela Regalado, Recruitment Account Manager at Workforce1.
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  • Airport Opportunities: Presented by Verdia Noel, Director of Business Development at the Council for Airport Opportunity
    • Hiring now: Positions across Kennedy and LaGuardia airports in retail, food service, security, transportation, storage and maintenance and more.
    • Contact Verdia Noel at [email protected] or call 718-523-7100 for more information.
 
  • Industrial/Transportation Opportunities: Presented by Sarah Tapia, Community Partner Coordinator, and Leonidas Korachais, Account Manager, at Workforce1
 
  • Security Opportunities: Presented by Frances Velazquez, Director of Human Resources & Corporate Compliance, at Watch Guard 24/7
 
  • Personal Support Opportunities: Presented by Michelle Jenkins, Assistant Director of Human Resources at Queens Centers for Progress.
    • Hiring now: Positions in direct professional support and supervisory services
    • Contact Michelle Jenkins at [email protected] or call 646-341-1383 for more information.
 
  • Child Development Opportunities: Presented by Shoshana Cheddie, Recruitment Coordinator at The Child Center of New York
    • Hiring now: Positions in teaching, tutoring, psychiatry, social work, peer advocacy and custodial services.
    • Contact [email protected] for more information.
 
  • Retail/Service Opportunities: Presented by Nancy Konipol, Senior Community Relations Manager, and Christine Nunez, Account Manager, at Queens Workforce1 Career Center
 
  • Questions & Answers

 

The July 15th Virtual Queens Jobs Recruitment Fair program is as follows:

  • Introductions: Presented by Borough President Lee

 

  • Financial Opportunities: Presented by Jillian Kashuba, Director of Recruitment at Northwestern Mutual.
    • Hiring now: Positions in financial advisory services, financial representative internships and more.
    • Contact Jillian Kashuba at [email protected] for more information.

 

  • Healthcare Opportunities: Presented by Patricia Caliendo, Personnel Representative at NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst, and Joseph Cammarano, Personnel and Labor Relations Associate at NYC Health + Hospitals/Queens.

 

  • Human Service Opportunities: Presented by Paulina Ahunu, Senior Recruiter at ADAPT Community Network.
    • Hiring now: Positions in occupational therapy, physical therapy, speech pathology and more.
 
  • Event Management Opportunities: Presented by Brittany Padmore, HR Recruiter, and Allison Sakiotis, HR Recruiter, at the United States Tennis Association.
 
  • 2020 Census Opportunities: Presented by Jennifer Dublin, Assistant Regional Census Manager at the U.S. Census Bureau’s New York Regional Census Center
    • Hiring now: Census takers, clerks, recruiting assistants and Census field supervisors.
    • Fill out the 2020 Census today at my2020census.gov.

 

  • Airport Opportunities: Presented by Glenna Hamilton-Jones, Senior Account Manager at the Council for Airport Opportunity
    • Hiring now: Positions across Kennedy and LaGuardia airports in retail, food service, security, transportation, storage and maintenance and more.
    • Contact Glenna Hamilton-Jones at [email protected] for more information.

 

  • Industrial/Transportation Opportunities: Presented by Sarah Tapia, Community Partner Coordinator, and Leonidas Korachais, Account Manager, at Workforce1

 

  • Security Opportunities: Presented by Frances Velazquez, Director of Human Resources & Corporate Compliance, at Watch Guard 24/7
 
  • Personal Support Opportunities: Presented by Michelle Jenkins, Assistant Director of Human Resources at Queens Centers for Progress.
    • Hiring now: Positions in direct professional support and supervisory services
    • Contact Michelle Jenkins at [email protected] or call 646-341-1383 for more information.
 
  • Child Development Opportunities: Presented by Shoshana Cheddie, Recruitment Coordinator at The Child Center of New York
    • Hiring now: Positions in teaching, tutoring, psychiatry, social work, peer advocacy and custodial services.

 

  • Retail/Service Opportunities: Presented by Nancy Konipol, Senior Community Relations Manager, and Jennifer Bello, Account Manager, at Queens Workforce1 Career Center
    • Hiring now: Positions in food service, retail, insurance, sales, marketing, cleaning services and transportation.
    • Contact Jennifer Bello at [email protected] for more information.
 
  • Questions & Answers

 

 

 

The June 24th Virtual Queens Jobs Recruitment Fair program was as follows:

  • Introductions: Presented by Borough President Lee
 
  • Healthcare Opportunities: Presented by Michele Allison, Director of Talent Acquisition at NewYork-Presbyterian.
    • Hiring now: Positions in nursing, nursing support, security, environmental and food service, facilities maintenance, respiratory care, clinical laboratory and administrative services.
    • Contect Michele Allison at [email protected] for more information
 
  • Event Management Opportunities: Presented by Brittany Padmore, HR Recruiter, and Allison Sakiotis, HR Recruiter, at the United States Tennis Association.
 
  • Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Jasmin DeFranco, Queens Junior Generalist, Human Resources at the Young Adult Institute.
    • Hiring now: Approximately 40 positions in support services for individuals with physical and/or intellectual disabilities.
    • Contact Jasmine DeFranco at [email protected] for more information
 
  • Child Development Opportunities: Presented by Shoshana Cheddie, Recruitment Coordinator at The Child Center of New York
    • Hiring now: Approximately 130 positions in teaching, tutoring, psychiatry, peer advocacy and custodial services.
 
  • Airport Opportunities: Presented by Verdia Noel, Director of Business Development at the Council for Airport Opportunity
    • Hiring now: Approximately 150 positions across Kennedy and LaGuardia airports in retail, food service, security, transportation, storage and maintenance and more.
    • Contact Verdia Noel at [email protected] or call 718-523-7100 for more information.
 
  • Personal Support Opportunities: Presented by Michelle Jenkins, Assistant Director of Human Resources at Queens Centers for Progress.
    • Hiring now: Approximately 50 positions in direct professional support and supervisory services
    • Contact Michelle Jenkins at [email protected] or call 646-341-1383 for more information.
 
  • Retail/Service Opportunities: Presented by Nancy Konipol, Senior Community Relations Manager, and Christine Nunez, Site Lead Account Manager, at Queens Workforce1 Career Center
    • Hiring now: Approximately 50 positions in grocery retail, insurance, sales, marketing and transportation 
    • Contact Christine Nunez at [email protected] for more information.
 
  • 2020 Census Opportunities: Presented by Jennifer Dublin, Assistant Regional Census Manager at the U.S. Census Bureau’s New York Regional Census Center
    • Hiring now: Census takers, clerks, recruiting assistants and Census field supervisors.
    • Fill out the 2020 Census today at my2020census.gov.
 
  • Security Opportunities: Presented by Frances Velazquez, Director of Human Resources & Corporate Compliance, at Watch Guard 24/7
 
  • Industrial/Transportation Opportunities: Presented by Sarah Tapia, Community Partner Coordinator, and Leonidas Korachais, Account Manager, at Workforce1
 
  • Questions & Answers

The June 3rd Virtual Queens Jobs Recruitment Fair program was as follows:

  • Introductions: Presented by Borough President Lee

 

  • Educational Opportunities: Presented by Mary N. Duperval, HR Recruiter and Training Specialist at Queens College.
    • Hiring now: 5 positions at Queens College in teaching, enrollment, administration and training.
    • Contact Mary Duperval at [email protected] for recruiting questions.

 

  • Event Management Opportunities: Presented by Brittany Padmore, HR Recruiter, and Allison Sakiotis, HR Recruiter, at the United States Tennis Association.

 

  • Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Andrej Drofenik, Assistant Manager at the Young Adult Institute.
    • Hiring now: Approximately 40 positions in support services for individuals with physical and/or intellectual disabilities.

 

  • Contract Tracing Opportunities: Presented by Annabel Palma, Chief Equity Officer of the City’s COVID-19 Test & Trace Corps
    • Hiring now: More than 100 positions in contact tracing to support the City’s COVID-19 response.

 

  • Child Development Opportunities: Presented by Shoshana Cheddie, Recruitment Coordinator at The Child Center of New York
    • Hiring now: Approximately 130 positions in teaching, tutoring, psychiatry, peer advocacy and custodial services.

 

  • Airport Opportunities: Presented by Verdia Noel, Director of Business Development at the Council for Airport Opportunity
    • Hiring now: Approximately 150 positions across Kennedy and LaGuardia airports in retail, food service, security, transportation, storage and maintenance and more.

 

  • Personal Support Opportunities: Presented by Michelle Jenkins, Assistant Director of Human Resources at Queens Centers for Progress.
    • Hiring now: Approximately 50 positions in direct professional support and supervisory services
    • Contact Michelle Jenkins at [email protected] for more information.

 

  • Retail/Service Opportunities: Presented by Nancy Konipol, Senior Community Relations Manager, and Christine Nunez, Site Lead Account Manager, at Queens Workforce1 Career Center
    • Hiring now: Approximately 50 positions in grocery retail, insurance, sales, marketing and transportation 
    • Contact Christine Nunez at [email protected] for more information.

 

  • 2020 Census Opportunities: Presented by Jennifer Dublin, Assistant Regional Census Manager at the U.S. Census Bureau’s New York Regional Census Center
    • Hiring now: Census takers, clerks, recruiting assistants and Census field supervisors.

 

  • Security Opportunities: Presented by John Rafferty, CEO, and Frances Velazquez, Director of Human Resources & Corporate Compliance, at Watch Guard 24/7

 

  • Industrial/Transportation Opportunities: Presented by Sarah Tapia, Community Partner Coordinator, and Leonidas Korachais, Account Manager, at Workforce1

 

  • Questions & Answers

Acting Queens Borough President Sharon Lee, The Child Center for New York, the Council for Airport Opportunity, the New York State Police Department*, Queens Centers for Progress, the U.S. Census Bureau, WATCH GUARD 24/7 and Workforce1 have announced a second Virtual Queens Jobs Recruitment Fair on Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at 2:00 PM to connect Queens job seekers to employment opportunities in essential industries.

The RSVP period for prospective applicants has concluded. A live stream of the Jobs Recruitment Fair will be available on this web page beginning at 2:00PM on May 13.

 

*Since the announcement of the Virtual Queens Jobs Recruitment Fair, the New York State Police Department announced it has suspended trooper recruitment due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The May 13th Virtual Queens Jobs Recruitment Fair program was as follows:

  • Introductions: Presented by Borough President Lee
 
  • Airport Opportunities: Presented by Verdia Noel, Director of Business Development at the Council for Airport Opportunity
    • Hiring now: Approximately 150 positions across Kennedy and LaGuardia airports in retail, food service, security, transportation, storage and maintenance and more.
 
  • Retail/Service Opportunities: Presented by Nancy Konipol, Senior Community Relations Manager, and Christine Nunez, Site Lead Account Manager, at Queens Workforce1 Career Center
    • Hiring now: Approximately 50 positions in grocery retail, insurance, sales, marketing and transportation 
 
  • Healthcare Opportunities: Presented by Angela Regalado, Recruitment Account Manager at Workforce1
    • Hiring now: Approximately 50 positions in nursing, respiratory therapy, social work, laboratory services and home health services.
 
  • Industrial/Transportation Opportunities: Presented by Sarah Tapia, Community Partner Coordinator, and Victoria Elie, Account Manager, at Workforce1
    • Hiring now: Approximately 40 positions in warehousing, delivery services, carpentry and electrical services.
 
  • Child Development Opportunities: Presented by Shoshana Cheddie, Recruitment Coordinator at The Child Center of New York
    • Hiring now: Approximately 130 positions in teaching, tutoring, psychiatry, peer advocacy and custodial services.
 
  • Personal Support Opportunities: Presented by Michelle Jenkins, Assistant Director of Human Resources at Queens Centers for Progress
    • Hiring now: 14 positions in supportive services assisting adults with developmental disabilities.
 
  • 2020 Census Opportunities: Presented by Jennifer Dublin, Assistant Regional Census Manager at the U.S. Census Bureau’s New York Regional Census Center
    • Hiring now: Census takers, clerks, recruiting assistants and Census field supervisors.
 
  • Security Opportunities: Presented by John Rafferty, CEO, and Frances Velazquez, Director of Human Resources & Corporate Compliance, at Watch Guard 24/7
    • Hiring now: Approximately 12 security guard positions.
 
  • Questions & Answers

The April 22nd Queens Virtual Recruitment Fair program was as follows:

  • Introductions: Presented by Borough President Lee
 
  • Airport Opportunities: Presented by Verdia Noel, Director of Business Development at the Council for Airport Opportunity
    • Hiring now: Approximately 170 positions across Kennedy and LaGuardia airports in retail, food service, security, transportation, storage and maintenance and more.
 
  • Retail/Service Opportunities: Presented by Nancy Konipol, Senior Community Relations Manager, and Sana Shafaat, Community Partner Coordinator, at Queens Workforce1 Career Center
    • Hiring now: Approximately 40 positions in grocery retail, insurance, sales, marketing and transportation 
 
  • Healthcare Opportunities: Presented by Angela Regalado, Recruitment Account Manager at Workforce1
    • Hiring now: Approximately 50 positions in nursing, respiratory therapy, nutrition, social work, laboratory services and home health services.
 
  • Industrial/Transportation Opportunities: Presented by Sarah Tapia, Community Partner Coordinator at Workforce1
    • Hiring now: Approximately 25 positions in warehousing, delivery services, carpentry and construction.
 
  • Child Development Opportunities: Presented by Shoshana Cheddie, Recruitment Coordinator at The Child Center of New York
    • Hiring now: Approximately 130 positions in teaching, tutoring, psychiatry, peer advocacy and custodial services.
 
  • Law Enforcement Opportunities: Presented by Trooper Kemar Francis and Trooper Amanda Garcia, Recruitment Officers at Troop NYC of the New York State Police Department
    • Hiring now: Approximately 500 positions. 
    • Text “Join NYSP” to 518-240-3959
 
  • 2020 Census Opportunities: Presented by Jennifer Dublin, Assistant Regional Census Manager at the U.S. Census Bureau’s New York Regional Census Center
    • Hiring now: Census takers, clerks, recruiting assistants and Census field supervisors
 
  • Questions & Answers