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Water's Edge Resort and Spa

Water’s Edge Resort & Spa will be hosting a Job Fair
Monday, August 2nd from 10:00am to 5:00pm
1525 Boston Post Road, Westbrook, CT

We are Hiring Full Time, Part Time & Seasonal Positions Available for Managers, Supervisors, and Line Staff

All Departments
Front Desk

Adelbrook Job Fair

Ädelbrook is hosting a job fair on Saturday, July 24, 2021 on its Cromwell Campus at 60 Hicksville Rd, Cromwell, CT. The job fair will run from 11:00am to 3:00pm and lunch will be provided for participants. Those attending the job fair will have the opportunity to learn about a variety of opportunities within our schools and residential programs and participate in on-site interviews. Job offers will be made for qualified candidates the day of the job fair.

Quassy Amusement Park hiring

Available Team Member Positions

  • Admissions/Ticket Sales
  • Catering Services
  • Costumes
  • Food & Beverage Service
  • Games
  • Grounds Maintenance
  • Lifeguards
  • Parking Lot
  • Retail Shops
  • Ride Attendants
  • Ride Operations/Safety Inspectors
  • Arcade

You can apply here.

Nuovo Pasta, national food manufacturing company based in Stratford

Nuovo Pasta continues to expand and grow and are looking to add to their team.

Currently positions available on the 2nd shift in our Packaging Department. 

  • Applicants must be at least 18 years old.
  • Starting wage is $15 per hour.
  • Call or stop by for an application.

Creative Playtime Preschool Program Hiring Part Time Teachers

Newington Parks and Recreation Department’s Creative Playtime Preschool Program is looking forward to enjoying our first school year in the brand-new Maureen Romano classroom in the new Town Hall! This extremely affordable program offers a unique and flexible schedule that you can tailor to meet your family’s needs. The 2021-2022 school year will offer either a full day of learning, socialization, and fun from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., a morning session from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. or an afternoon session from 12:30 to 5:30 p.m. Our new extended hours for the 2021-2022 school year also offer new employment opportunities!

Currently accepting applications for Part Time Teacher and Substitute Teacher positions for our new preschool classroom. Although employment benefits will not be offered, there are other benefits to enjoy, including a brand-new facility located in the new Mortensen Community Center with flexible hours and competitive wages. The hourly wage starts at $17.00 and increases up to $20.00 depending upon experience. You will also enjoy working in a fun and imaginative atmosphere with an exciting Newington Parks and Recreation Team! Licensed by the Connecticut Office of Early Childhood since 2007, the program is going into its 15th year of operation, and the 2021-2022 school year will offer more than ever before! There is an exclusive preschool outdoor play area across the street at Mill Pond Park, and the Town library is only steps away.

If you are interested in employment as a Part Time Teacher or Substitute Teacher for the upcoming school year in our Creative Playtime Preschool Program, apply today by completing and submitting an Employment Application found at www.newingtonct.gov to our office at 200 Garfield Street, Newington. Once you are on the website, click on “I Want To” and then “Apply For” and then click on “Employment Opportunities” and you will find the Employment Application there. You can also call the Newington Parks and Recreation office at 860-665-8666 for more information. Remember, with Newington Parks and Recreation we are “Building a Strong Community!”

FedEx Ground

FedEx Ground is hiring part-time and full-time individuals to load and unload packages in our fast paced warehouse environment. Part-time employees typically work a 2-4-hour shift per day. Full-time employees work approximately two shifts per day of varying lengths.

Package Handlers will receive a competitive hourly rate and are eligible for an attractive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, vacation, holiday pay, parental leave and tuition assistance up to $5,250 after completion of an eligibility period.

Hiring Locations: Willington, CT, Middletown, CT and South Windsor, CT.

Job seekers can visit: groundwarehousejobs.fedex.com to learn more and apply to a warehouse near them.

FedEx Ground is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer (Minorities/Females/Disability/Veterans) committed to a diverse workforce

Clarity Output Solutions

Clarity Output Solutions, an innovative and cutting edge printing and mailing facility in Stratford, CT, has many manufacturing positions open on 1st and 2nd shifts! Prior manufacturing/printing experience is preferred. To apply visit: Clarity’s Career Page

The Next Street hiring for 60 part-time and full-time positions 

The Next Street is looking for kind, positive, curious people to be a part of their team. They are a place that celebrates diversity and gives our team members the tools and the space to be the best versions of themselves.

The Next Street offers a robust benefits package, 401k match and wages that are 50% higher than the industry average. As the company grows, we are regularly reinvesting our profits into increasing wages and benefits offerings so that our entire team is rewarded by the company's success.

Click here for more information.


Healthcare transportation provider Veyo recently announced an aggressive hiring initiative to bring on 500 new Non-Emergency Medical Transportation (NEMT) drivers in Connecticut in the next 30 days.

Their recruitment program is aimed to help Connecticut residents who have been most impacted by the pandemic return to work as quickly as possible, while ensuring that the community continues to have reliable transportation to and from critical healthcare appointments. They’re hoping to incentivize new drivers with a $900 sign-on reward and $7,500 in guaranteed earnings.

Similar to other rideshare companies, drivers work on an on-demand basis and are able to set their own hours and manage their own schedules while providing a valuable service that gives patients access to essential healthcare appointments.

New Britain Transportation Company

School may be wrapping up, but the New Britain Transportation Company is looking for part-time school bus drivers.

The company says it has 25 positions available that pay a minimum of $17/hour, depending on experience. The work would be in the company’s Berlin, Southington, and Meriden facilities.


Local franchisees and McDonald’s company restaurants expect to hire approximately 2074 restaurant employees in Connecticut, including 77 in Hartford

Job seekers can visit McDonalds.com/careers to learn more and apply to a restaurant near them, or text ‘apply’ to 36453 to start an application via text.

Track 23 clothing store

Track 23 is hiring in downtown Hartford and Buckland Hills Mall. The manager is Jarone Wilson he can be reached at 860-560-9581

Newington Parks & Recreation Part Time Athletic Organizer Positions

The Newington Parks and Recreation Department is actively recruiting part time recreation leaders, physical education teachers, athletes, and organizers.

The hourly pay may also include incentive bonuses for those programs that generate major revenues.

The Town of Newington Employment Application can be found here.

Applications can be mailed to the Newington Parks and Recreation Department at 200 Garfield Street, emailed to parksandrec@newingtonct.gov, faxed to 860-665-8739, or by calling the office at 860-665-8666 for in person drop off.

For more information, contact the Newington Parks and Recreation office at 860-665-8666.

East Hartford Parks and Recreation lifeguards, other staff members

The East Hartford Parks and Recreation Department is looking to hire 30 new certified lifeguards and swim instructors. 

Lifeguard applicants must be at least 15 years old and have current certification in American Red Cross Lifeguarding OR be able to successfully complete a course prior to the start of the summer season.  Lifeguards are assigned to one of the town’s pools, and typically work a varied schedule including nights and weekends.  The starting rate for a certified lifeguard this summer will be $13.25 per hour.

You can learn more here.

The Parks and Rec department also estimates a need to hire an additional 15-20 new employees this year to work at various camp sites, parks, and facilities throughout town such as camp counselors and park rangers. You can learn more on their website.

Wagtime Play & Stay

Wagtime Play & Stay is currently interviewing for full and part time positions for room attendants, dog walkers, and kennel attendants.  

Qualified candidates must have two years prior animal experience. (dog daycare, vet office, animal shelter or rescue, etc), and should expect to walk 6000 to 10000 steps per day. 

They offer flexible hours, great pay and a fun work environment.

Duties include but not limited to:

Monitoring dogs inside and outside while in group play

Cleaning up constantly

Feeding and walking

Taking care of overnight boarding dogs

Due to the need to socially distance, we are screening all qualified applicants by phone first. 

Please email your resume or letter of interest to:


Little Blessings Christian Childcare Center, Madison, CT is now hiring.

We are currently looking to hire an early education co-teacher to work in our Waddler/Toddler room and an early education co-teacher to work in our Preschool-Pre-K room.

The Waddler/Toddler early education teacher will be responsible for sharing the duties of the classroom with the current teacher including creating fun, creative and age appropriate activities and lesson plans. This class currently serves children between the ages of 16 months and three year old. Eventually this room will be split into a class for children ages 13 months - 2 years old and a class for 2 - 3 year olds.

The Preschool/Pre-K early education teacher will work cooperatively with the current classroom teacher using a single classroom theme. Depending on the age of the children you are working with, you will individualize lesson plans appropriate for a Preschool child or a Pre-K child.

Both positions require the candidate to have Early Childhood Education experience as well as be familiar with the CT- ELDS. Experience working with a Christian curriculum is a plus!

Please respond with a current resume to director@littleblessingsmadison.com, detailing experience as well as a cover letter explaining availability and if you have a preference to a Waddler/Toddler classroom or a Preschool/Pre-K classroom.

Digital Press Operator (needed for 1st and 2nd shift )

Clarity Output Solutions, an innovative and cutting edge printing facility in Stratford, CT, is in need of Digital Press Operators for both 1st and 2nd shift. Prior Digital Press experience is required. The Digital Press Operator is a member of the team responsible for the setup and operation of HP digital web presses. To apply visit: Clarity’s Career Page

Lime Rock Park

We are looking to fill positions in Facilities & Maintenance, Guest Services/ Customer Service (Guest services has openings on day, evening and overnight shifts for events and camping), Hospitality Greeters, Parking Associates, Housekeeping, Catering, Marketing, and all-around General Services. Seasonal and Event only opportunities available.

 We are looking for people with attention to detail, customer service skills, a sense of taking ownership of your job and duties as well as a team player. Lime Rock Park is an equal opportunity employer. Contact Jocko Jacopino at 860-435-5000 ext. 124 to set up a confidential interview, or by email at jocko@limerock.com.


First Student

For the bus driver role we offer competitive wages, a sign on bonus for drivers that are fully licensed and paid CDL training for bus drivers who are not yet licensed. We also have competitive wages for monitors and offer training so prior experience isn’t necessary. Each location has different offerings, if interested click the link and select the location closest to you for specific details!

Locations hiring: Chester, New Haven, East Hartford, Bristol, Stamford and Bethel

Link to apply: https://apply.firstgroupcareers.com/campaign/connecticutfall ,

Rebel Dog Coffee Co.

Rebel Dog Coffee Co. is looking for employees to join their team as morning line cooks.

The openings are primarily for the Farmington location. Weekday and weekend AM availability is required.

Click here to see more details and apply.