Wakefield CDC presents Career Fair – Job Expo on February 7

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Now here is an opportunity for job seekers in Trelawny. There will be a career fair/job expo in Wakefield, Trelawny on February 7, 2018, from 10 am to 5 pm. The Expo is being put on by the Wakefield Community Development Committee which is governed by the Social Development Commission (SDC). The venue for the...

Groundsmen needed (Falmouth, Jamaica) – Manpower & Maintenance Services Ltd.

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Manpower & Maintenance Services Ltd is seeking groundsmen. The successful applicant will be responsible for pruning and shearing trees and hedges as well as mowing, blowing and sweeping grounds. Qualifications and Experience: Certificate in Landscaping from a recognized institution; Minimum three (3) years experience in grounds and landscaping; Sound knowledge of horticultural/landscape systems, chemicals: safe...

Job Opportunities at Margaritaville Falmouth (On the Pier)

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Margaritaville Falmouth on the Falmouth Pier is urgently seeks to fill the following positions. This is an excellent opportunity if you live in Falmouth and surrounding areas: Waiters Waitresses Bartenders Cashiers Restaurant managers Cooks Entertainment coordinators Lifeguards Stewards If you are interested in filling one of these posts, please send letter and resume immediately to:...

Harmony Cove Resort Development on track to break ground in 2017

Date:  Categories: in Business, Development, Employment, Entertainment, Hotels   Comments: 1

Harmony Cove to break ground in 2017 Our previous post on Harmony Cove was in June 2015, when a provisional development order was granted for the project. Back then, we were told that the provisional order stipulated that the first phase of the project should have begun construction by the middle of this year, 2016....

Government Agrees To Temporarily Take Over Long Pond, Monymusk Sugar Factories

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The Government of Jamaica has agreed to temporarily take over the Long Pond and Monymusk sugar factories. The move is aimed at protecting the medium and small cane farmers and workers. These have been displaced due to the closure of the factories for the current sugar crop season. Here in Trelawny, the Hussy family owned Everglade...

Spanish Chain to Construct 2 Hotels in Trelawny at Cost of US$200m

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2 Hotels to be Constructed in Trelawny Good news for Jamaica and more specifically for the parish of Trelawny. The parish’s ownership of vast parcels of prime virgin coastal real estate is paying off. Spanish chain H10 hotels has announced plans to expand its operations in the Caribbean by constructing 2 hotels in Trelawny parish. This will...

Melia Braco Village Job Fair at Montego Bay Convention Center – Saturday October 17 to Sunday October 18

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Melia Braco Village will be holding a job fair this Saturday and Sunday (October 17 and 18) at the Montego Bay Convention Center. This job fair is for the recruitment of regular (below the level of managerial or supervisory) staff in the following fields: Restaurant, Bars, Kitchen, Stewarding, Housekeeping and Engineering. Almost a month ago,...

440 applicants get jobs at Melia Braco Village job fair

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Out of 1,000 applicants, 440 persons were successful in their interviews and got jobs as a result of the Melia Braco Village job fair on September 20 and 21. This is a high success rate of close to 1 in 2 persons who attended the job fair were accepted. The Braco Village, near Rio Bueno,...

Meliá Hotels & Resorts – Job Fair dates and procedure

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The Meliá Hotels & Resorts (Braco Village) in Braco, Rio Bueno, Trelawny, will be re-opening for business in December and the all-inclusive hotel will be holding a job fair. When we first reported the re-opening and job fair, we were given a date of September 19, 2015 as the date of the job fair. However,...

Meliá Braco Village Hotel in Trelawny to Open in December – Job Fair in September

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Meliá Braco Village Hotel to Open in December The Braco Village, near Rio Bueno, Trelawny, has been closed for some time. The government owned property is slated to re-open in December 2015 in time for the winter tourist season. Braco is owned by the National Insurance Fund, which has an agreement with Melia to operate...