Category Archives: Maine

There are more manufacturing jobs in Maine.

MAINE — According to a new survey by the Manufacturers Association of Maine (MAME), there are currently 866 manufacturing jobs open in Maine. The survey noted that 39 companies have jobs to fill, ranging from positions on the plant floor to customer s ...

IHOP serving up pancakes, new jobs in Auburn.

AUBURN, Maine — A new IHOP restaurant is opening in Auburn. The restaurant, which will be just the second IHOP location in Maine, is creating about 70 jobs. Developer and franchisee Aziz Elsherif is hoping to have the 205-seat restaurant open by Labor ...

OnProcess Technology delivering new jobs in Belfast.

BELFAST, Maine — Service supply chain management and optimization company OnProcess Technology is opening a service delivery center in Belfast. The company is investing more than $2 million in the project, which will create as many as 350 jobs. “We a ...

Orono’s Cerahelix earns global Google recognition.

ORONO, Maine — Cerahelix, an Orono-based startup focusing on water filtration, has been named as a finalist in Solve for X, Google’s world-changing idea competition. The company earned the honor based on its ceramic filtration device that uses n ...

Sun Life insuring new jobs in Scarborough.

SCARBOROUGH, Maine — Employee benefits provider Sun Life Financial is opening a satellite office in Scarborough. The facility, which will be called the Sun Life Center for Healthy Work, will create 100 jobs immediately with another 100 employees to be ...

Portsmouth Naval Shipyard hiring a boatload in Kittery.

KITTERY, Maine — Portsmouth Naval Shipyard has announced plans to hire for about 715 new jobs in Kittery. The shipyard, which is seeking engineers, engineering technicians as well as a variety of skilled tradesmen, will be hiring through September 2015 ...

L.L. Bean booting up hiring in Lewiston.

LEWISTON, Maine — Thanks to a backlog of 60,000 orders for its signature, Maine-made boots, which is expected to grow to 100,000 orders for the holidays, L.L. Bean is hiring more production workers in Lewiston. The company, which is also investing $ ...

BJ’s Wholesale bringing jobs to Bangor.

BANGOR, Maine — BJ’s Wholesale Club is opening a new location in Bangor. The warehouse store, which will be the Massachusetts-based chain’s third Maine location, will create about 100 full- and part-time jobs. Developers plan to invest $11 m ...

On The Vine Marketplace on the move to Scarborough.

SCARBOROUGH, Maine — High-end food store On The Vine Marketplace is opening in Scarborough. The store, which will be located at the location of the landmark Dunston School Restaurant, will create between 35 and 60 jobs. On The Vine Marketplace officials ...

Anthropologie opening in Portland.

PORTLAND, Maine — Upscale retailer Anthropologie is opening its first Maine location Portland. The store, which offers clothing, jewelry and home décor, will open at a yet-to-be-determined date in 2015. The new Anthropologie store will occupy 8,600 sq ...