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Job fairs

The Career Center Network will host a Durham Hiring Event on Tuesday, August 30, 3–6pm and Wednesday, August 31, 10am–1pm, at Frontier RTP (800 Park Offices Dr, Building 800). Network and interview with local employers; call 678-870-7330 for more info.

Hospitality Career Carnival for the Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club (3001 Cameron Blvd) will be held on Tuesday, August 30, 3–7pm. Enjoy snacks and live entertainment, and participate in a putting contest on the golf course while applying for part- or full-time hospitality jobs at the Washington Duke (and also the JB Duke Hotel and The Lodge at Duke Medical Center). Starting pay is $17 per hour and employees earn generous benefits, a free meal per shift, and more. Registration isn’t necessary, and you can get a sneak peek at the current job openings by clicking here.

PNC Arena (1400 Edwards Mill Rd, Raleigh), the home of many sporting events, conventions, concerts, and family events is hosting a Part-Time Hiring Fair on Tuesday, August 30, 3–6pm. More than 400 positions are available, including cashiers, catering staff, cooks, parking attendants, concession-stand leaders. If you’d like to get a sneak peek at job positions, click here; if you can’t attend in person, you can apply online. If you are attending in person, be sure to enter the arena through the West Entrance.

Opportunities

The Durham County Board of Elections is looking to hire precinct officials to help with Election Day activities. Precinct officials are civic-minded registered voters who give instructions and help move folks along when they arrive to cast their votes. After going through training, these seasonal employees pledge to make sure that everything runs smoothly and by the rules. Click here for more info and to set up a day and time for an interview. If you’re chosen to continue, following the interview, you’ll be sent an application packet.

GoDurham is looking to hire bus operators (applicants must be at least age 21 with a class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) permit. They also need data specialists to help in the areas of planning and scheduling. Click here for more info, to watch a promotional video, and to put in your application.

Websites for job-seekers

If you’re looking for work, check these resources, not once, but at least three times a week:

NCWORKS

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City of Durham 

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Durham County 

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State of North Carolina 

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Greater Durham Chamber of Commerce

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North Carolina Center for Nonprofits

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AARP (American Association of Retired Persons)—mostly part-time jobs

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Raleigh Craigslist (also serves Durham)

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Jobs listed by a number of staffing agencies

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Individual employers

Amazon (e-commerce retail seller/fulfillment center)

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Aramark (food, facilities, and uniform services)

3 Yadkin St

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Burlington Stores (retail)

1515 N Pointe Dr • 5430 New Hope Commons Dr

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Cintas (corporate uniforms and business services/products)

1003 Twin Creeks Ct

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Duke Health (Duke University Medical Center/Duke Regional Hospital)

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Duke University 

705 Broad St (Duke Human Resources)

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Durham Bulls

409 Blackwell St

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Durham Public Schools

511 Cleveland St

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Durham Technical Community College

1637 E Lawson St, White Bldg, Room 1-160 (Durham Tech Human Resources)

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Eli Lilly (pharmaceutical manufacturer)

manufacturing plant is scheduled to open in 2023 in RTP (off TW Alexander Dr)

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Google (technology and internet provider)

200 Morris St

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Merck (biopharmaceutical manufacturer)

5325 Old Oxford Rd

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North Carolina Central University

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Spectrum (internet and cable TV provider)

5446-A New Hope Commons Dr

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Streets at Southpoint (retail shopping mall)

6910 Fayetteville Rd

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Target (retail superstore)

4037 Hwy 15-501 • 8210 Renaissance Pkwy

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Whole Foods (grocery store)

621 Broad St

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