Work in Mystic, Connecticut: Employment Opportunities
Director of Procurement Technical Assistance Center
seCTer - Southeastern Connecticut Enterprise Region - Groton, CT
This is an exciting opportunity to lead Connecticut's Procurement Technical Assistance Center (CTPTAC), a program that helps businesses become government contractors and/or expand their existing work.This program is hosted by the Southeastern Connecticut Enterprise Region (seCTer), an economic development agency and small business lender located in Groton, CT, however this position provides statewide services. CTPTAC is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the Defense Logistics Agency
The CTPTAC Director is responsible for planning, coordinating and overseeing all activities for the CTPTAC program to maximize performance and value, and achieve program goals. Click for more information about this employment opportunity here.
Work at Connecticut’s Top Workplace – Chelsea Groton Bank
The Marketing Department at Chelsea Groton Bank is seeking a Graphic Design & Digital Specialist. This individual will develop print and digital ads, brand collateral, business development materials, email and social media campaigns, in-branch advertising and more, in line with the Bank’s brand guidelines. This individual is responsible for maintaining and updating the Bank’s website, per strategic goals and website analytics, and serve as administrator of the Bank’s other digital marketing channels, including ATMs and online banking. For more details, visit chelseagroton.com
Are you starting a business in Mystic, Groton or Stonington?
The Mystic area has a zip code but no municipality. Stonington, East of the Mystic River, and Groton, West of the Mystic River, are the governing bodies that regulate and register businesses. Whether you want to start your own business or begin a career in the area, Southeastern Connecticut offers numerous resources and opportunities for employers and employees alike.Greater Mystic Chamber of Commerce can help you get the lay of the land, introduce you to our business community, and help you find resources for your needs. We are your local chamber, focused on helping you build relationships for your success.
Resources & GMCC Economic Partners
Town of Groton 860-446-5995 or visit www.groton-ct.gov to determine your location
City of Groton www.cityofgroton.com 860-446-4102
Town of Stonington www.stonington-ct.gov 860-535-5050
The Greater Mystic Chamber of Commerce is your first stop for referrals and information. Come see us for statistics and referrals. Meet with SCORE in our conference room.
seCTer ( Southeastern Connecticut Enterprise Region) is dedicated to strengthening our local economy and can help with marketing and business development.
UCONN Small Business Development Center can meet with you and help you navigate as you investigate starting a business in our region.
Step Up is a Subsidized Training and Employment Program - your company may be eligible for incentive programs for hiring certain candidates.
PTAP is Procurement Technical Assistance Program - Your company could match the government's needs - reserch a government contract availability and qualifications through this SECTer sponsored program.
Thames River Heritage Park Searching for Part-time Group Tour & Waterfront Coordinator
New London, CT: The Thames River Heritage Park (TRHP) is looking to hire a high-energy organized individual to work part-time as a Group Tour and Waterfront Coordinator. The right person will play a key role in helping grow the non-profit through outreach and relationship building with tour operators and organized groups as well as through the coordination of the Park’s new tour operations.
For the first time since it launched in 2016 the TRHP is offering guided group tours that will include both a land and boat tour component and well as regularly scheduled historic tours available to the public. The right candidate will coordinate tours, liaison with the TRHP boat operator, tour guides and our historic site partners, oversee all online and point of sale ticketing as well as coordinate with the boat operator and customers for private charters. For more information about the job including how to apply go to thamesriverheritagepark.org and click on “We’re hiring” on the home page.
The Thames River Heritage Park is a collection of national and historic sites along both shores of the Thames River that are linked by a water taxi that tell the stories that shaped our nation during the past 400 years. Entering its fourth season, the TRHP in 2018, had more than 6,500 passengers ride the three-stop hop-on hop-off water taxi in New London and Groton.
Heritage sites within easy walking distance of the water taxi stops include, in Groton, the Avery-Copp House, the Ebenezer Avery Homestead, Fort Griswold Battlefield State Park and the Subvets World War II National Memorial East and, in New London, in addition to Fort Trumbull are the Nathan Hale Schoolhouse, the Garde Arts Center, and the Hempsted Houses.
For more information on the park, visit www.thamesriverheritagepark.org.
Amy Perry, Executive Director