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Multiple Job Fairs to be held this Spring
Cape May, NJ – Today, Cape May – Lewes Ferry officials announced that a series of job fairs will take place inside the Cape May Ferry Terminal this spring. The purpose of these job fairs 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. The first job fair will take place on Wednesday, March 21 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Two additional job fairs will be held on Saturday, April 7 and Saturday, April 21 between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.
“We’re excited to once again hold these annual job fairs at our facility,” said Heath Gehrke, Director of Ferry Operations. “The Ferry is closely tied to the local communities on both sides of the Bay and we like to hire locally. This event is a great opportunity for prospective candidates to speak with our hiring managers and apply onsite. Whether on land or aboard a vessel, you can’t beat a summer job at the Cape May – Lewes Ferry.”
Nearly 200 seasonal positions are currently available at the Cape May location, 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.
These job fairs 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 2017, 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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Job Fair in 2015