Cape May – Lewes Ferry to Host Two Job Fairs
More than 450 Casual Positions Available in Numerous Departments
CAPE MAY, NJ – Today, Delaware River and Bay Authority officials announced that two job fairs will be held inside the Cape May Terminal on Saturday, March 16 and Saturday, April 13, 2019. The purpose of these job fairs, which will take place between 9:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m., is to attract qualified applicants for casual positions in various departments, including Customer Service, Food & Retail, Maintenance, and Marine. During the busy summer season, the Ferry hires more than 450 casual employees.
“Summer is fast approaching and we’re excited to once again host a series of job fairs at our terminal facilities,” 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 250 casual positions currently available at the Cape May Terminal, including food and retail associates, line and prep cooks, servers, customer service representatives, bartenders, porters, maintenance and marine deck hands. Some supervisory casual positions are also available.
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, N.J. A welcome table with job postings will be set up and qualified candidates will meet with hiring managers to be interviewed on the spot. Candidates will be able to complete applications on-line at the terminal and are subject to a background check and drug testing.
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 45 million passengers since its inception on July 1, 1964. In 2018, 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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