Five-Star Resort Plans to Hire More Than 5,000 Operational Team Members Ahead of Mid-2019 Opening
(February 20, 2019) — Encore Boston Harbor
is hosting a two-day career fair for all candidates interested in working at the Five-Star, $2.6 billion resort. The events will take place on Sunday, February 24, and Monday, February 25, from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston (900 Boylston Street). Residents of Everett and surrounding communities will receive exclusive access from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m.* Throughout the events, hiring managers will meet with candidates one-on-one to discuss employment opportunities.
Encore Boston Harbor plans to hire more than 5,000 operational team members ahead of opening, with a firm commitment to build a local and diverse workforce. In accordance with host and surrounding community agreements, hiring preference for all open positions will be given to properly qualified residents of Everett, Malden, Boston, Cambridge, Chelsea, Medford and Somerville. In addition, Encore Boston Harbor has pledged to employ 50 percent women, 40 percent minorities and three percent veterans to operate the resort.
"With thousands of career openings, we are proud to be a source of growth and opportunity for our host city, surrounding communities and the greater region, while fostering diversity and inclusion through our hiring efforts," said Robert DeSalvio, President of Encore Boston Harbor. "We look forward to engaging with motivated candidates throughout the career fairs and expanding our team."
Career fair attendees are encouraged to pre-register online
to minimize wait times. Candidates are also advised to apply to their desired position in advance at www.encorebostonjobs.com
; bring three printed resumes; and dress to impress.
Encore Boston Harbor provides associates with the opportunity to be a part of an internationally recognized and respected hospitality team, offering competitive pay, a family-like culture and career growth. Other comprehensive benefits include:
- Paid time off and sick time
- Medical, dental and vision insurance
- Short- and long-term disability insurance
- 401(k) with employer match
- Employee dining hall, with daily rotating menus
- Discounts at local businesses
- Tuition reimbursement
Where to Apply
To search through openings and apply online, please visit www.encorebostonjobs.com
. Interested candidates may also visit Encore Boston Harbor's career offices to speak with recruitment team members and learn more about career opportunities:
Everett City Hall Career Office
484 Broadway, Everett, MA 02149
Monday: 12:30-7:30 p.m.
Tuesday-Wednesday: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m.-7:30 p.m.
Medford Career Office
101 Station Landing, Medford, MA 02155
Monday through Friday, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
*Host and surrounding communities are Everett, Malden, Boston, Cambridge, Chelsea, Medford and Somerville.