Job seekers head to North Rustico job fair

Story and photos by Jim Brown
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Islanders looking for jobs had pretty good odds of landing one on April 21 at the North Shore Job Fair, held at the North Rustico Lions Club. Dozens of businesses from throughout the province had booths at the fair, with several having more than 20 positions to fill.
That could mean only one thing – summer is on the way.
The job fair participants were: Barachois Inn, Blue Mussel Cafe, Boomburger, Brackley Beach Northwinds Inns and Suites, Carr’s Oyster Bar, Cavendish Pizza Delight, Chez Yvonne’s Restaurant, D.P. Murphy Group of Companies, Emerald Isle Property Management, Employment Standards Branch, Fisherman’s Wharf Lobster Suppers, Fun Food PEI, Grandpa’s Antique Photo Studio, Inn at the Pier, Kindred Spirits Inn & Cottages, Lakeview Lodge and Cottages, Maritime Fun Group, New Glasgow Lobster Suppers, New Glasgow Highlands Campground, New Glasgow Lobster Suppers, PEI Preserve Company, Piatto Pizzeria & Enoteca, Razzy’s, Resort at Cavendish Corner, Richard’s Fresh Seafood, Sandpiper Cottages and Suites, Stanley Bridge Country Resort, Stanley Bridge Studios, Subway Cavendish, Sundance Cottages, Sunset Campground, The Ship’s Company Pub and Galley, Tourism Cavendish Beach/City Beach Express, Twin Shores Camping Area and Wind & Sea Restaurant.