Trader Joe’s has made it official, as they have announced that they are hiring for their first Portland, Maine store which has plans to open by year end. Store #519, as it’s referred to on TraderJoes.com, will be located at 87 Marginal Way, Portland, the former site of Wild Oats. Great news as well for the folks in Portland who worked to file a petition to entice the company come to Maine, and the Facebook Group Bring Trader Joe’s to Portland, Maine!!!, which has grown to over 4,100 members as of this post.
Those interested in working at Trader Joe’s should visit Trader Joe’s Careers – Job openings, as well as apply in person at the Hiring Trailer in the parking lot, according to their website.
Please remember to thank Whole Foods and the Federal Trade Commission for the entrance of Trader Joe’s into the Portland Maine Marketplace….