Youth Virtual Job Fair

 

The purpose of this page is to help connect youth ages 14 – 18 with entry-level positions in our community. Jobs are sorted by age and then by industry.

 

  • Food Services – Food services positions may include cooks, dishwashers, bussers, servers, and deliverers.
  • Healthcare/Human Services – Healthcare and Human Services positions may include dietitians, attendants, aids for the elderly, receptionists, and nurses.
  • Hospitality – Hospitality positions may include room services attendants, receptionists, and phone operators.
  • Retail – Retail positions may include sales floor associates, customer services associates, and cashiers.

 

Jobs Starting at 14

Food Services

Starbucks
555 Hubbard Avenue, Pittsfield, MA
Starting Age: 16
Open Positions: Check the website to see if positions are available. Click on “Apply Now” under United States, select the store location, and any open positions will be listed.
Best Way to Apply: Online. After following the instructions previously detailed, click on the position you wish to apply for.
Notes: A wide range of availability is a must.

Wendy’s
556 Hubbard Avenue, Pittsfield, MA
Starting Age: 16
Open Positions: Crew Members. Further information is posted on their website. First, specify Restaurant and Food Services jobs. Then, click on “Massachusetts” and scroll down until you find Pittsfield.
Best Way to Apply: Online. Follow the instructions previously detailed, then click on the desired position and fill out an application.

Prime Restaurant

15 Franklin St. Lenox

Starting Age: 16

Open Positions: Part-time Dishwasher and Busser. Minimum Wage.

Best Way to Apply: Call 413-637-2998 to set up an interview.

Healthcare/Human Services

Hillcrest Commons
169 Valentine Road, Pittsfield, MA
Starting Age: 16
Open Positions: Please check the website.
Best Way to Apply: Online, where you will find a downloadable application as well as further instructions on how to apply.
Notes: Be sure to read the job descriptions on the web site in order to find out more information on the specific position.

Hospitality

Jiminy Peak Mountain Resort
37 Corey Road, Hancock, MA
Starting Age: 14
Open Positions: Open positions are posted online. If none are currently open, be sure to check back during the winter season, as many more will open up.
Best Way to Apply: Online.
Notes: Positions will likely open in the winter due to an increased volume of activity.

Triplex Cinema
70 Railroad Street, Great Barrington, MA
Starting Age: 15-16
Open Positions: Concession and Box Office Team Members (Job postings are listed on the website, www.triplex.com)
Best Way to Apply: Please pick up an application at the concession counter. No phone calls or drop-ins, please!

Kripalu
Stockbridge, MA
Starting Age: 16, with a completed work permit
Open Positions: Various part-time positions
Best Way to Apply: Please go to http://kripalu.org/humanresources, click on VIEW OUR CURRENT OPENINGS and apply online.

Retail

Banana Republic Factory Store
640 Premium Outlet Blvd., Lee Premium Outlets, Lee, MA
Starting Age: 16
Open Positions: Seasonal and year-round part-time Store Associates
Best Way to Apply: Apply online with Job Search #: 121254

K-Mart
546 Stockbridge Road, Great Barrington, MA
Starting Age:16
Open Positions: Service desk, sales floor, and cashier positions are currently open; must be able to work nights and weekends.
Best Way to Apply: Online. Select K-Mart jobs, and this will direct you to the application website.

Stop & Shop
1 Dan Fox Drive, Pittsfield, MA
Starting Age: 15
Open Positions Please check the website for current openings.
Best Way to Apply: Apply online.

 

Jobs Starting at 18

Food Services

Old Country Buffet
555 Hubbard Avenue, Pittsfield, MA, 01201                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       413-499-5795
Starting Age: 18
Open Positions: Check online for open positions. Be sure to specify Massachusetts as your state, and type “Old Country Buffet” as a keyword.
Best Way to Apply: Please apply online.

Healthcare/Human Services

BFAIR (Berkshire Family and Individual Resources)
771 South Church Street, North Adams, MA, 01247                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           413-664-9382
Starting Age: 18
Open Positions: Positions can be found via their website.
Best Way to Apply: Online.
Notes: Must be at least 18 years of age, have high school diploma or GED and have a valid & current driver’s license.

Retail

J. Crew Factory Store
390 Premium Outlet Blvd., Lee Premium Outlets, Lee, MA
Starting Age: 18
Open Positions: Part-time Sales and Stock Associates
Best Way to Apply: Pick up an application at the store and ask to speak with the Human Resources Manager or Store Director.

 

Further Information

For any information regarding youth employment laws, please visit this site. For information on how to obtain a working permit, please visit this site and click on the link to the Work Permit application.