VIRTUAL QUEENS JOBS RECRUITMENT FAIR: THURSDAY, MAY 20

With unemployment continuing to be a major problem in Queens and across the country, Borough President Donovan Richards will host the next edition of his monthly Virtual Queens Jobs Recruitment Fair on May 20, 2021 at 2:00 PM.

The Greater New York Nursing Service, the Nursing Personnel Home Care Agency and the MTA Long Island Rail Road are participating in the Virtual Queens Jobs Recruitment Fair series for the first time on May 20, while the United States Tennis Association returns to the series with a presentation about job opportunities available at this summer’s US Open Tennis Championships in Flushing Meadows Corona Park.

They are joining a group of 12 other employers and recruiters that participated in recent fairs: Animal Care Centers of NYC, Building Skills NY, The Child Center of New York, Commonpoint Queens, the Council for Airport Opportunity, Express Employment Professionals, the New York City Children’s Center, MTA New York City Transit, New York Life, Queens Centers for Progress, the Queens Chamber of Commerce, and Workforce1 Career Center.

The May 20 fair will feature brief presentations from employers and recruiters seeking to fill numerous positions in a variety of fields, including aviation, transportation, developmental support, retail, finance and more. A question and answer session follows the presentations.

The fair will be livestreamed online from 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM at www.queensbp.org. Those interested in participating in the fair’s live interactive Q&A must RSVP by Wednesday, May 19 at www.queensbp.org/rsvp. Instructions on how to participate in the Q&A will be emailed on the day of the event to those who register.

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

  • Introductions: Presented by Borough President Richards

 

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

 

  • Labor Opportunities: Presented by Rony Luna, Painting Coordinator, at District Council 9.
    • Hiring now: Structural steel and bridge painters.
    • Apply in-person at 45-15 36th Street in Long Island City.

 

  • Veterinary Opportunities: Presented by Emily Richardson, Human Resources Assistant, at NYC Animal Care and Concern.

 

  • Manufacturing/Construction Opportunities: Presented by Greg Hughes at Express Employment.
    • Hiring now: Positions in administration, construction, delivery and light manufacturing.

 

  • Hospitality Opportunities: Presented by Qutbia Shoukat, Human Resources Recruiter, at Resorts World NYC Hyatt Hotel.
    • Hiring now: Positions in management, guest services and more.

 

  • Law Enforcement Opportunities: Presented by Police Officer Ives Brathwaithe of the NYPD.
    • NYPD exams are being offered through April 27. Click here to register.

 

  • Transportation Opportunities: Presented by Deborah O’Connor, Director of Recruitment, at New York City Transit.
    • Hiring now: Positions in station maintenance, electrical work, security, labor, administration and more.

 

  • Human/Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Brittney Keyes, Director of Talent Acquisition, at CAMBA, Inc.
    • Hiring now: Positions in home health services, housing, education, security, accounting, informational technology and more.

 

  • Labor Opportunities: Presented by Calvin Edwards, Senior Recruiter, at Building Skills NY
    • Hiring now: Positions in masonry, electrical, plumbing, carpentry and more.
    • Contact Calvin Edwards at [email protected] for more information.

 

  • Internship Opportunities: Presented by Tom Grech, President, of the Queens Chamber of Commerce.

 

 

  • Human/Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Catherine De La Isla, Job Developer, at Commonpoint Queens.
    • Hiring now: Positions in program coordination, marketing, social work, corporate relations and more.
    • Contact Catherine De La Isla at [email protected] for more information.

 

  • Financial Services Opportunities: Presented by John Wool, Managing Director and Director of Talent Acquisition, at Forest Hills Financial Group.

 

  • Aviation 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], contact [email protected] or call 718-523-7100 for more information.

 

  • Retail/Service Opportunities: Presented by Sana Shafaat, Partner Coordinator, at Queens Workforce1 Career Center
    • Hiring now: Positions in food service, retail, insurance, sales, marketing, cleaning services and transportation.
    • Contact Sana Shafaat at [email protected] for more information.

 

  • Human/Support Service 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.

 

  • Human/Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Latasha Nash, Human Resources Specialist, at the New York City Children’s Center.

 

 

  • Human/Support Service 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.

 

  • Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Rachel Pimble, HR Coordinator, at Westhab, Inc.
    • Hiring now: Positions in social work, case management, security, job development, programming and more.
    • Contact Rachel Pimble at [email protected]

 

  • Financial Services 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.

 

  • Questions & Answers

The April 9th Virtual Queens Jobs Recruitment Fair program is as follows:

  • Introductions: Presented by Deputy Borough President Rhonda Binda and Assemblymember Catalina Cruz

 

  • Internship Opportunities: Presented by Tom Grech, President, of the Queens Chamber of Commerce.

 

  • Human/Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Brittney Keyes, Director of Talent Acquisition, at CAMBA, Inc.
    • Hiring now: Positions in home health services, housing, education, security, accounting, informational technology and more.

 

  • Veterinary Opportunities: Presented by Alexis Romero, Human Resources Generalist, at NYC Animal Care and Concern.

 

  • Education Opportunities: Presented by Mallory Tompkins, Chief Strategy Officer, at 82 Street Academics.
    • Hiring now: Positions in site supervision, education, sales and more.

 

  • Manufacturing/Construction Opportunities: Presented by Greg Hughes at Express Employment.
    • Hiring now: Positions in administration, construction, delivery and light manufacturing.

 

  • Labor Opportunities: Presented by Calvin Edwards, Senior Recruiter, at Building Skills NY
    • Hiring now: Positions in masonry, electrical, plumbing, carpentry and more.
    • Contact Calvin Edwards at [email protected] for more information.

 

  • Human/Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Catherine De La Isla, Job Developer, at Commonpoint Queens.
    • Hiring now: Positions in program coordination, marketing, social work, corporate relations and more.
    • Contact Catherine De La Isla at [email protected] for more information.

 

  • Aviation 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], contact [email protected] or call 718-523-7100 for more information.

 

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

 

  • Questions & Answers

 

The March 18th Virtual Queens Jobs Recruitment Fair program was as follows:

  • Introductions: Presented by Borough President Richards

 

  • Human/Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Brittney Keyes, Director of Talent Acquisition, at CAMBA, Inc.
    • Hiring now: Positions in home health services, housing, education, security, accounting, informational technology and more.

 

  • Labor Opportunities: Presented by Calvin Edwards, Senior Recruiter, at Building Skills NY
    • Hiring now: Positions in masonry, electrical, plumbing, carpentry and more.
    • Contact Calvin Edwards at [email protected] for more information.

 

  • Internship Opportunities: Presented by Tom Grech, President, of the Queens Chamber of Commerce.

 

 

  • Human/Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Catherine De La Isla, Job Developer, at Commonpoint Queens.
    • Hiring now: Positions in program coordination, marketing, social work, corporate relations and more.
    • Contact Catherine De La Isla at [email protected] for more information.

 

  • Aviation 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], contact [email protected] or call 718-523-7100 for more information.

 

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

 

  • Human/Support Service 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.

 

  • Human/Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Latasha Nash, Human Resources Specialist, at the New York City Children’s Center.

 

 

  • Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Rachel Pimble, HR Coordinator, at Westhab, Inc.
    • Hiring now: Positions in social work, case management, security, job development, programming and more.
    • Contact Rachel Pimble at [email protected]

 

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

 

  • Financial Services 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.

 

  • Human/Support Service 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.

 

  • Questions & Answers

 

The February 18th Virtual Queens Jobs Recruitment Fair program was as follows:

  • Introductions: Presented by Borough President Richards

 

  • Human/Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Brittney Keyes, Director of Talent Acquisition, at CAMBA, Inc.
    • Hiring now: Positions in home health services, housing, education, security, accounting, informational technology and more.

 

  • Human/Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Denia Tavarez, Director of Business Development, at Commonpoint Queens.
    • Hiring now: Positions in program coordination, marketing, social work, corporate relations and more.
    • Contact Denia Tavarez at [email protected] for more information.

 

  • Financial Services Opportunities: Presented by John Wool, Managing Director and Director of Talent Acquisition, at Forest Hills Financial Group.

 

  • Aviation 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], contact [email protected] or call 718-523-7100 for more information.

 

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

 

  • Human/Support Service 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.

 

  • Human/Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Latasha Nash, Human Resources Specialist, at the New York City Children’s Center.

 

 

  • Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Rachel Pimble, HR Coordinator, at Westhab, Inc.
    • Hiring now: Positions in social work, case management, security, job development, programming and more.
    • Contact Rachel Pimble at [email protected]

 

  • Questions & Answers

 

The December 9th Virtual Queens Jobs Recruitment Fair program was as follows:

  • Introductions: Presented by Borough President Richards
    • ASL interpretation provided by Windy Rossi and Kaborski Ledbetter of Sorenson.

 

  • Transportation Opportunities: Presented by Deborah O’Connor, HR Recruiter, for the New York City Transit Authority
    • Hiring now: Positions in management, skilled trades, repair, maintenance and more.

 

  • Support Service Opportunities: Presented Vicky Wong, HR Employment Services, at the Chinese-American Planning Council.
    • Hiring now: Positions in home healthcare, health education, project coordination and more.

 

  • Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Rachel Pimble, HR Coordinator, at Westhab, Inc.
    • Hiring now: Positions in social work, case management, security, job development, programming and more.
    • Contact Rachel Pimble at [email protected]

 

 

  • Human/Support Service Opportunities: Presented by LaRaye Sullivan, Director of Human Resources, at R.A.I.N. Total Care, Inc.
    • Hiring now: Positions in nursing, case work, billing, payroll, accounting and more.

 

  • Financial Services Opportunities: Presented by John Wool, Managing Director and Director of Talent Acquisition, at Forest Hills Financial Group.

 

  • Human/Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Fadia Mohama, Employment Coordinator, at Commonpoint Queens.
    • Hiring now: Positions in program coordination, marketing, social work, corporate relations and more.
    • Contact Fadia Mohama at [email protected] for more information.

  • Human/Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Brittney Keyes, Director of Talent Acquisition, at CAMBA, Inc.
    • Hiring now: Positions in home health services, housing, education, security, accounting, informational technology and more.

 

  • Aviation 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], contact [email protected] or call 718-523-7100 for more information.

 

  • First Responder Opportunities: Presented by Aleigha Powder, firefighter, LaShawnda Brinson, firefighter, and Terry LaFontant, firefighter, at the New York City Fire Department.

 

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

 

 

  • Human/Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Latasha Nash, Human Resources Specialist, at the New York City Children’s Center.

 

  • Human/Support Service 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.

 

  • Financial Services 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.

 

  • Security Opportunities: Presented by Wilfredo Ruiz, Senior Recruiter, at Watch Guard 24/7
    • Hiring now: Security guard positions.
    • Contact Wilfredo Ruiz at [email protected], call 646-661-4312, or call 718-266-7018 for more information.
 
  • Questions & Answers

The November 18th Virtual Queens Jobs Recruitment Fair program was as follows:

  • Introductions: Presented by Borough President Lee
    • ASL interpretation will be provided by Windy Rossi and Kaborski Ledbetter of Sorenson.

 

 

  • Human/Support Service Opportunities: Presented by LaRaye Sullivan, Director of Human Resources, at R.A.I.N. Total Care, Inc.
    • Hiring now: Positions in nursing, case work, billing, payroll, accounting and more.

 

  • Retail/Service Opportunities: Presented by Suzanne Kuczon, Director of Marketing and Employee Development, at Food Bazaar.
    • Hiring now: Positions in accounting, information technology and maintenance, as well as supermarket positions in produce, meat service, deli, dairy and more. 
    • Contact [email protected] for more information

 

  • First Responder Opportunities: Presented by Aleigha Powder, firefighter, Terry LaFontant, firefighter, at the New York City Fire Department.

 

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

 

  • Human/Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Fadia Mohama, Employment Coordinator, at Commonpoint Queens.
    • Hiring now: Positions in program coordination, marketing, social work, corporate relations and more.
    • Contact Fadia Mohama at [email protected] for more information.

 

  • Human/Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Brittney Keyes, Director of Talent Acquisition, at CAMBA, Inc.
    • Hiring now: Positions in home health services, housing, education, security, accounting, informational technology and more.

 

  • Human/Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Latasha Nash, Human Resources Specialist, at the New York City Children’s Center.

 

  • Human/Support Service 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.

 

  • Human/Support Service 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.

 

  • Aviation 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], contact [email protected] or call 718-523-7100 for more information.

 

  • Security Opportunities: Presented by Richard Peralta, Recruiter, at MetroOne Loss Prevention.

 

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

 

  • Financial Services Opportunities: Presented by John Wool, Managing Director and Director of Talent Acquisition, at Forest Hills Financial Group.

 

  • Financial Services 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.

 

 
  • Questions & Answers

The October 28th Virtual Queens Jobs Recruitment Fair program was as follows:

  • Introductions: Presented by Borough President Lee
    • ASL interpretation will be provided by Mark Riddle and Windi Rossi of Sorenson

 

  • Finance Opportunities: Presented by John Wool, Managing Director and Director of Talent Acquisition, at Forest Hills Financial Group.

 

  • Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Denia Tavarez, Director of Business Development, at Commonpoint Queens.
    • Hiring now: Positions in program coordination, marketing, social work, corporate relations and more.
    • Contact Denia Tavarez at [email protected] for more information.

 

  • Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Brittney Keyes, Director of Talent Acquisition, at CAMBA, Inc.
    • Hiring now: Positions in home health services, housing, education, security, accounting, informational technology and more.

 

  • 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], contact [email protected] or call 718-523-7100 for more information.

 

  • First Responder Opportunities: Presented by Aleigha Powder, firefighter, and Giovanna Gonzalez, emergency medical technician, at the New York City Fire Department.

 

  • Retail/Service Opportunities: Presented by Nancy Konipol, Senior Community Relations Manager, Sana Shafaat, Partner Coordinator, and Tameka Reynolds, Account Manager, at Queens Workforce1 Career Center

 

 

  • Youth Service Opportunities: Presented by Latasha Nash, Human Resources Specialist, at the New York City Children’s Center.

 

  • Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Theodore Huang, Senior Staffing Specialist, at Quality Services for Autistic Children (QSAC).
    • Hiring now: Position in clinical work, direct support services and maintenance. 
    • Contact Theodore Huang at [email protected] for more information.

 

  • Support Service 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.

 

  • 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.

 

  • 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.

 

  • Security Opportunities: Presented by Richard Peralta, Recruiter, at MetroOne Loss Prevention.

 

  • Security Opportunities: Presented by Frances Velazquez, Director of Human Resources & Corporate Compliance, at Watch Guard 24/7
 
  • Questions & Answers

The October 7th Virtual Queens Jobs Recruitment Fair program is as follows:

  • Introductions: Presented by Borough President Lee
    • ASL interpretation will be provided by Kaborski Ledbetter and Windi Rossi of Sorenson

 

  • First Responder Opportunities: Presented by David Lin, CPAT Fitness Training Coordinator, at the New York City Fire Department.

 

  • 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], contact [email protected] or call 718-523-7100 for more information.

 

  • Security Opportunities: Presented by Richard Peralta, Recruiter, at MetroOne Loss Prevention.

 

  • Industrial/Transportation Opportunities: Presented by Sarah Tapia, Community Partner Coordinator, at Workforce1
    • Hiring now: Approximately 40 positions in warehousing, delivery services, carpentry and electrical services.
    • Contact Sarah Tapia at [email protected] for more information.

 

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

 

 

  • Customer Service Opportunities: Presented by Santino Famiglietti, Talent Acquisition Specialist, at AAA Northeast.

 

  • 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.

 

  • 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.

 

  • Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Latasha Nash, Human Resources Specialist, at the New York City Children’s Center.

 

  • Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Clare Schaeffler, HR Staffing Manager, and Theodore Huang, Senior Staffing Specialist, at Quality Services for Autistic Children (QSAC).

 

  • Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Jasmin DeFranco, Queens Junior Generalist, Human Resources at the Young Adult Institute.
    • Hiring now: Positions in support services for individuals with physical and/or intellectual disabilities.
    • Contact Jasmine DeFranco at [email protected] for more information

 

  • 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.
 
  • Questions & Answers

The September 16th Virtual Queens Jobs Recruitment Fair program was as follows:

  • Introductions: Presented by Borough President Lee

 

  • Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Latasha Nash, Human Resources Specialist, at the New York City Children’s Center.

 

  • Grocery Service Opportunities: Presented by Suzanne Kuczun, Director of Marketing and Development at Food Bazaar Supermarket.

 

 

  • Customer Service Opportunities: Presented by Santino Famiglietti, Talent Acquisition Specialist, at AAA Northeast.

 

  • Human Service Opportunities: Presented by Shaniqua C. Morton, Employment Coordinator, at Constructive Partnership Unlimited.
    • Hiring now: Positions in nursing, residence counseling and direct care counseling.
    • Contact Shaniqua C. Morton at [email protected] for more information.

 

  • Security Opportunities: Presented by Lalchan Hoolas, Performance Manager at MetroOne Loss Prevention.

 

  • Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Clare Schaeffler, Human Resources Staffing Manager, at Quality Services for Autistic Children (QSAC).
    • Hiring now: Position in clinical work, direct support services and maintenance. 
    • Contact Clare Schaeffler at [email protected] for more information.
 
  • 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.
 
  • 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.

 

  • Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Jasmin DeFranco, Queens Junior Generalist, Human Resources at the Young Adult Institute.
    • Hiring now: Positions in support services for individuals with physical and/or intellectual disabilities.
    • Contact Jasmine DeFranco at [email protected] for more information

 

  • 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.

 

  • 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], contact [email protected] or call 718-523-7100 for more information.

 

  • Industrial/Transportation Opportunities: Presented by Sarah Tapia, Community Partner Coordinator, at Workforce1
    • Hiring now: Approximately 40 positions in warehousing, delivery services, carpentry and electrical services.
    • Contact Sarah Tapia at [email protected] for more information.

 

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

 

  • 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 Sana Shafaat, Partner Coordinator, at Queens Workforce1 Career Center
 
  • Questions & Answers

The August 26th Virtual Queens Jobs Recruitment Fair program was as follows:

  • Introductions: Presented by Borough President Lee

 

 

  • Customer Service Opportunities: Presented by Laura Lipnickas, Director of Branch Sales & Services at AAA Northeast.

 

  • Human Service Opportunities: Presented by Shaniqua C. Morton, Employment Coordinator, at Constructive Partnership Unlimited.
    • Hiring now: Positions in nursing, residence counseling and direct care counseling.
    • Contact Shaniqua C. Morton at [email protected] for more information.

 

  • Security Opportunities: Presented by Lalchan Hoolas, Performance Manager at MetroOne Loss Prevention.

 

  • Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Clare Schaeffler, Human Resources Staffing Manager, at Quality Services for Autistic Children (QSAC).
    • Hiring now: Position in clinical work, direct support services and maintenance. 
    • Contact Clare Schaeffler at [email protected] for more information.
 
  • 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.
 
  • 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.

 

  • Support Service Opportunities: Presented by Jasmin DeFranco, Queens Junior Generalist, Human Resources at the Young Adult Institute.
    • Hiring now: Positions in support services for individuals with physical and/or intellectual disabilities.
    • Contact Jasmine DeFranco at [email protected] for more information

 

  • 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.
 
  • Healthcare Opportunities: Presented by Ulysses Grosso, Community Partner Director, 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
 
  • 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 Tameka Reynolds, Account Manager, at Queens Workforce1 Career Center
 
  • Questions & Answers

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