More than 400 open positions to be represented at job fair

Jamie Mercaldo, PA CareerLink site administrator, said there are multiple jobs available in the region, while applicants are ‘few and far between.’ PA CareerLink will be holding a virtual job fair, focusing on manufacturing positions.

SUNBURY — Although the coronavirus pandemic has created economic uncertainties around the world, many employers in the Central Susquehanna Valley have ample job openings, according to officials from PA CareerLink.

“What we’re seeing, employers are definitely hiring,” Jamie Mercaldo, PA CareerLink site administrator for Columbia, Montour, Northumberland, Snyder and Union counties, said. “That is across the board, manufacturers, health care, hospitality, it’s everything.”

Staff writer Kevin Mertz can be reached at 570-742-9671 or email

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