Cape May Lewes Ferry to Host Second Job Fair
Will Take Place Inside Cape May Terminal on April 11, 2015
(Cape May, NJ) Today, Delaware River and Bay Authority officials have announced a second job fair this season, which will take place inside the Cape May Terminal on Saturday, April 11, 2015. The purpose of the job fair, which will take place between 9:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m., is to attract qualified applicants for seasonal/casual positions in various departments, including Customer Service, Food & Retail, Maintenance, and Marine. During the busy summer season, the Ferry hires more than 250 seasonal employees.
“Our first job fair on March 14 was very successful, but we are still looking for more applicants” said Heath Gehrke, Director of Ferry Operations. “We’d like to hire locally so if you’re looking for a summer job, come on out and join our team! You just can’t beat a summer job at the Cape May – Lewes Ferry.”
Gehrke added that the event is a great opportunity for prospective candidates to speak with our hiring managers and apply onsite.
The Cape May – Lewes Ferry has nearly 80 seasonal positions currently available, including food and retail associates, line and prep cooks, servers, customer service representatives, bartenders, porters, maintenance and marine deck hands. Some supervisory seasonal positions are also available. The Authority is actively seeking local residents to fill seasonal jobs at the Cape May – Lewes Ferry.
The job fair will be held inside the rotunda of the Cape May ferry terminal, located at 1200 Lincoln Blvd. in the North Cape May section of Lower Township, New Jersey. A welcome table with job postings will be set up and candidates will be directed to the Sunset Lounge to meet with hiring managers to be interviewed on the spot. Candidates will be able to complete applications on-line inside the Gallery and are subject to a background check.
Job seekers are encouraged to submit applications and/or resumes online at www.drba.net prior to the event. The DRBA is an equal opportunity employer.
About the Cape May-Lewes Ferry
The Cape May – Lewes Ferry is owned and operated by the Delaware River and Bay Authority, a bi-state governmental agency created by Compact in 1962. The Ferry is open year-round and has carried more than 43 million passengers since its inception on July 1, 1964. In 2013, the ferry service, which connects Victorian Cape May, New Jersey, and historic Lewes, Delaware, transported approximately 275,000 vehicles and nearly 1 million passengers. For schedule, rates and other program information, please visit the ferry’s website at www.CMLF.com, or call toll free, 800-643-3779. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter @CMLFerry.
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