What: Bridgetown Natural Foods job fair
When: 9 a.m.-noon, Sept 14
Where: 11601-A S.E. Foster Rd., Portland
Details: Bridgetown says it offers competitive wages; medical, dental, vision, life, disability insurance; 401(k) retirement saving plan; and paid time off, among other benefits.
Bridgetown Natural Foods has an immediate need to fill more than 50 positions at its Southeast Portland plant, which recently installed a $3.5 million production line. Bridgetown makes more than 2 million snack bars a day, as well granolas, on contract for various brands.
Spokeswoman Amy Wood says the company, which currently has more than 300 full-time employees, is looking to fill a variety of jobs, from line production to management, on multiple shifts. The company is moving fast, with plans to complete screenings in 24 hours and fill dozens of positions within a week, she said. The company expects to fill another 50 jobs from October to December.
Applicants should arrive with a copy of their resume, and wear closed-toe shoes and pants for the plant tour.