Opportunities for Veterans


Eastern Maine Development Corporation recognizes the importance and value of the contributions America’s Veterans have made to our country.

Many of our programs and services are a great fit for Veterans who are looking to start a new career or further an existing business.

We encourage you to call our offices directly to learn more about how we can help those who have given so much—(207)942-6389 or email us at info@emdc.org


EMDC Programs and Services for Veterans

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) – for adults, dislocated workers and youth (16-24) in Penobscot, Piscataquis and Hancock counties.
National Farmworker Jobs Program – for migrant and seasonal farmworkers throughout the state of Maine
Lending Programs and Other Business Services - programs and resources to help you start a new business venture or grow your current business
Maine Procurement and Technical Assistance - assistance in working with the government to secure contacts for goods and services


Workforce Services Contacts

Bangor Career Center
45 Oak Street, Bangor  (207)561-4050

EMDC Economic and Workforce Center
248 State Street, Ellsworth  (207)610-1521

EMDC Economic and Workforce Center
48 Morton Avenue, Dover-Foxcroft  (207)564-8196

EMDC Economic and Workforce Center
1 Dirigo Drive, East Millinocket  (207)746-9608


Business Services Contacts

EMDC Business Services, bizservices@emdc.org (207)942-6389

Maine PTAC (Maine Procurement and Technical Assistance Center)
Ken Bloch, Program Manager: kbloch@emdc.org (207)942-6389