Wind Industry Career Fair Set For Jan. 12 In New Bedford

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Interested about exploring opportunities in the growing wind energy industry?

Vineyard Wind 1 kicks off construction in New Bedford in March 2023 and contractors are now hiring.  Vineyard Wind, New Bedford Parks, Recreation and Beaches, and the New Bedford Ocean Cluster is sponsoring a career fair on Thursday, Jan. 12, from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Andrea McCoy Recreation Center, 181 Hillman St., New Bedford.

Learn about the extensive opportunities available in the wind industry, from office to offshore! Some 37 companies will be attendance, as well as training and educational organizations. Food trucks and childcare will be available.

Job opportunities Include:

  • Electricians
  • Welders
  • Pipe Fitters
  • Mechanics
  • Fabricators
  • Carpenters
  • Painters
  • Laborers
  • Technicians
  • Marine Life Observers
  • GIS Analysis
  • Environmental Compliance and Permitting
  • Deck Hands and Mates
  • Captains
  • Safety Managers
  • Foremen/Forewomen
  • Equipment Operators
  • Project Managers

Visit for more information or contact Dana Rebeiro,, 508-525-3386