Colby understands the difficult decisions that dual-career couples face and the resources that they need when moving to a new area. Colby’s Human Resources department wants to make that move as stress-free and easy as possible.

The resources below are intended for a spouse or partner of a newly hired staff member relocating to the Greater Waterville area.

Employment Information & Application Material Assistance

The organizations below provide assistance with critiquing application materials (resume, cover letters, etc.), provide general information on employment in the region, and can help identify potential employers.

Waterville Public Library: Business & Career Center

Online Job Boards – Regional & General Job Opportunities
Maine JobLink
Maine Association of Nonprofits
Serving Schools

Sample Major Area Employers

Central Maine Power
Colby College
Kennebec Valley Community Action Program
Kennebec Valley Community College
Maine Community College System
MaineGeneral Health
Northern Light Inland Hospital
Thomas College
Unity College
University of Maine at Augusta/University of Maine System

Employer Database Directory

Career One Stop

Colby Policies, Procedures & Benefits of Interest

Paid & Unpaid Time Off (including Parental Leave and Family Leave)
Midyear Family or Life-Status Change
Employee Assistance Program

More information on Colby’s benefits can be found here:

Getting to Know the Area

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