Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Employment & Layoffs

Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers Is Opening Two Peninsula Locations

Peninsula residents will soon have an additional restaurant option that specializes in chicken come this fall. Hampton as well as York County will soon be home to Raising Cane's Chicken Fingers. Based out of Baton Rouge, LA, the chain...

Sentara Healthcare System Selects Dennis Matheis As New President And CEO

On June 24, The Sentara Healthcare Board of Directors announced that it has named Dennis Matheis as the new president and chief executive officer of Sentara Healthcare system. Matheis will take over the helm from Howard Kern, who is...

Hampton Public Works Job Fair Rescheduled To June 29

HAMPTON—The Hampton Public Works job fair that was originally scheduled for the week of June 20 has been rescheduled for Wednesday, June 29 from 10am to 2pm. The event will be held at the Hampton/NASA Steam Plant, located at...

Hampton Schools Recruiting Teachers

HAMPTON—Hampton City Schools will hold a teacher recruitment fair on Tuesday, June 28 and Wednesday, June 29, from 9am to 6pm each day. They will be offering virtual interviews for qualified candidates to fill positions that will start in...

Peninsula READS Searching For New Executive Director

Peninsula READS, a non-profit organization that provides essential resources to equip adult students with the knowledge and skills that are critical to successful performance in a literate society, is seeking a new executive director for the organization. Peninsula READS employs...

Williamsburg’s Waller Mill Park To Resume Normal Daily Operations July 1

WILLIAMSBURG-Waller Mill Park, located at 901 Airport Rd. in Greater Williamsburg, will return to its routine daily operations on Friday, July 1, following a previous closure of two days a week due to a staffing shortage. The park, known for...

Sentara Healthcare System Looking To Fill Various Positions

YORK-The Sentara Healthcare System is currently hiring for a variety of roles, including positions at the Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center (SRWMC) in Greater Williamsburg. Sentara is seeking to fill the position of a Registered Nurse Unit Coordinator for the...

Peninsula Agency On Aging Is Hiring For Various Positions

NEWPORT NEWS-The Peninsula Agency On Aging (PAA) is hoping to fill multiple positions within the nonprofit organization, including van driver, volunteer care coordinator, and counselor. The van driver’s position is part-time and handles picking up senior citizens for meals and...

The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation Hires New Vice President of Real Estate

WILLIAMSBURG-On June 6, Diane E. Branch joined The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation as vice president of real estate. In this position, she will manage nearly 400 parcels, representing more than 1,900 acres of developed and undeveloped land in the city...

Gloucester County Has Numerous Staff Openings

GLOUCESTER – Gloucester County is advertising for numerous part-time and full-time positions within the county, from parks and recreation instructors to a deputy county administrator. A glance at the county website that posts open positions, Job Opportunities | Gloucester County,...

Launchpad in Williamsburg Searching For New Director

WILLIAMSBURG-Launchpad, a business incubator serving the Greater Williamsburg community as well as the College of William & Mary, is on the hunt for a new director. The leadership team at the William & Mary Entrepreneurship Hub recently began the process...

The City of Williamsburg Looking To Fill Nearly 20 Jobs

WILLIAMSBURG-Those looking for employment with the City of Williamsburg are in luck. The city is currently looking to fill the following positions: deputy commissioner III, economic development director, administrative assistant, summer youth counselors, athletic fields & facilities technician, dance instructor,...

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Water Country USA’s Newest Attraction Opening July 15

YORK-Water Country USA’s younger guests will have a new area of the park to explore later this month. The water park’s newest attraction, Lil’Surfers Splash Pad, is expected to open on Friday, July 15. The attraction will feature fountains, spray...

Food Lion Honors Two Williamsburg Employees For Their Service

JAMES CITY-The Food Lion grocery store chain recently recognized long-term associates for their service to the company. Among those honored were two employees who work out of the Food Lion stores in the Greater Williamsburg area. On June 30, Food...

Renovations Of Gloucester’s Historic Circle Reveal Surprises

GLOUCESTER – Renovating an old building, especially one that is a few hundred years old, often results in a few surprises. “You don’t honestly know what you’re going to run into as you peel back the layers of the building...