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Machias CareerCenter

The Machias CareerCenter is part of the statewide CareerCenter network that provides a variety of employment and training services at no charge for Maine workers and businesses.

Maine Veterans receive priority of service in all CareerCenter programs.

Contact

Maine's Job Bank Job Seekers Employers

  • Address: 53 Prescott Drive, Suite 1, Machias, ME 04654
  • Phone: (207) 255-1900 or 1-800-292-8929
  • Fax: (207) 255-4778
  • TTY users call Maine Relay 711
  • Email: machias.careercenter@maine.gov
  • Directions: Map Location

Community Links

2-1-1 Maine Resource Link

Finding the answers to health and human services information and resources is as quick and easy as dialing 2-1-1 or logging onto 211maine.org.

Business Answers

Business Answers online exists to make it easier to start and conduct business in the State of Maine.

Federal Bonding Program

Provides Fidelity Bonds that guarantee honesty for “at-risk”, hard-to-place job seekers.

Local Area 1 Workforce Investment Board

Sets workforce development policy for its local area. This policy is effectuated through staff at the CareerCenters.

O*Net

Great resource for resume and job description writing.

The Official Web Site of Washington County, Maine
Veteran Services
WacoBiz.com

A small business resource directory for Washington County, Maine based businesses.

Washington Hancock Community Agency

Promotes self-sufficiency by helping income-eligible persons obtain essential services including transportation, housing, entrepreneurial support, and family services.

Local Education/Training Resources

Maine Adult Education
University of Maine at Machias
Washington County Community College
AARP Foundation Women's SCHOLARSHIP
Literacy Volunteers of Washington County
Women Unlimited
Women, Work, & Community

Receive guidance and support for life transitions, career change, job loss, resume writing, interview practice, basic financial management, self employment and community resource referrals.

Maine Small Business Development Centers
Hancock County Higher Education Center
Maine Educational Opportunity Center (MEOC)
Washington County Community College for Seniors
Manufacturers Association of Maine SCHOLARSHIP
The Barking Foundation SCHOLARSHIP
UMM Sunrise Senior College
The Maine Fishermen's Forum Scholarship Fund

The Maine Fishermen's Forum Scholarship Fund was established for the benefit of immediate family members (son, daughter, grandson, granddaughter) of anyone actively participating in Maine's seafood industry.

The Gracie Fund

The Gracie Fund offers tuition-reimbursement incentives to encourage natives of Washington County, or those who consider Washington County their “home”, to establish roots in the community following completion of their post-secondary education. Applications are invited from students who have recently completed school and are building a professional and personal life in Washington County.

The Gracie Fund fosters community development by helping recipients connect to Washington County through their commitment to a career and community service. School loan repayment awards of up to $5,000 will be awarded to up to three individuals each year. Awards may be renewed for up to three years. The IRS considers these awards taxable income.

Complete guidelines and application form are available through the Maine Community Foundation and SCEC, which jointly administer the Gracie Fund. Go to www.mainecf.org or www.sunrisecounty.org, or call 877-700-6800 (toll-free).

University College Community Course Site

Take interactive television courses from the University of Maine System campuses at the St. Croix Regional Technical Center in Calais. Robert Moholland is the site coordinator.

Kaplan University, Augusta