Palisades Center is partnering with the Rockland Works Career Center to help Rockland County businesses find qualified candidates for their open employment opportunities. The Re-Employing Rockland’s Workforce Job Fair will take place at Palisades Center on Tuesday, July 20 from 3:00PM-6:00PM in the East Court on Level One near H&M.
Over 25 businesses throughout Rockland County are offering positions for people with all types of experience, education, and skill levels in retail, healthcare, manufacturing, hospitality and tourism, family and social services, as well as banking and finance. For a list of participating employers, visit www.rocklandworks.org/job-fair-information.
The Rockland Works Career Center is Rockland’s one-stop employment and training resource, supporting both employment and training needs of job seekers and the staffing needs of local employers. The Career Center is located at the BOCES Educational Resource Center (BERC) in Nyack, New York. All services are provided free of charge.
“Our tenants, like most businesses throughout Rockland County, have been requesting our help to find qualified employees to fill their open positions,” said Darrin Houseman, General Manager of Palisades Center. ” Our partnership with Rockland Works Career Center is a win-win: businesses will be matched with candidates that have the right skills for their open positions and job seekers will be matched with immediate opportunities that meet their interests.”
“Rockland Works is excited to partner with the Palisades Center to contribute to the growth of the Rockland County workforce,” said Stephanie Compasso, PhD, Director of Rockland Works Career Center. “This job fair will help employers throughout Rockland County connect with qualified employees and help Rockland residents gain employment.”
“The Palisades Center is a key part of our local economy, and I am thrilled to see this partnership develop with the Rockland Works Career Center,” said Rockland County Executive Ed Day. “This event will be of great benefit to both local job seekers and business owners, and I encourage Rockland residents to attend and explore all the positions available.”
Clarkstown Supervisor George Hoehmann said, “I am delighted the Palisades Center has coordinated with the Rockland Works Career Center to assist our community in their efforts at returning to the workforce. With positions available for all types of experience, this is a great opportunity for residents seeking employment.”
For information on upcoming events at Palisades Center, visit www.palisadescenter.com.
About Palisades Center
Palisades Center is a four-level shopping center offering 225 brands, 16 sit-down restaurants, a bowling alley, ice rink, the world’s tallest indoor ropes course, comedy club, and more. With its unique and diverse merchant mix, Palisades Center is the go-to place for local shoppers and tourists alike. To learn more, visit www.palisadescenter.com, www.facebook.com/palisadescenter, www.twitter.com/palisadescntr, or www.instagram.com/palisadescntr.
About Pyramid Management Group, LLC
Pyramid Management Group, owner of Palisades Center, is one of the largest, most innovative, privately-held real estate developers in the northeast. Headquartered in Syracuse, New York, Pyramid’s portfolio of dynamic shopping, dining and entertainment destinations and expanding hospitality presence dominate the northeast with 16 properties located throughout New York and Massachusetts. For nearly 50 years, Pyramid has built its reputation on being first, fast, ahead of the curve and always what’s next, leading the industry in combining the best elements of traditional retail with world-class dining and entertainment, all under one roof. For more information, visit www.pyramidmg.com.