VIRTUAL QUEENS JOBS RECRUITMENT FAIR: WEDNESDAY, JUNE 3

The June 3rd Virtual Queens Jobs Recruitment Fair program is 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.

 

  • Event Management Opportunities: Presented by Brittany Padmore, HR Recruiter, and Allison Sakiotis, HR Recruiter, at the United States Tennis Association.
    • Hiring now: Approximately 50 positions in facility operations and event management. 

 

  • 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

 

  • 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 

 

  • 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.

 

  • Industrial/Transportation Opportunities: Presented by Sarah Tapia, Community Partner Coordinator, and Leonidas Korachais, Account Manager, at Workforce1
    • Hiring now: Approximately 40 positions in warehousing, delivery services, carpentry and electrical services.

 

  • 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