jobs available in Newport, RI

Middletown, RI – East Island Reserve Hotel will be hosting a job fair on November 14th from 4:00-7:00 p.m. and on November 15th from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  Positions available include housekeepers, innkeepers and assistant innkeepers for the Vacation Newport portfolio of properties in Newport County, RI.  Full and part-time positions available.

Competitive wages.  Benefits for full-time employees offered.  Some of the benefits that are available include:

Medical Coverage
Dental Coverage
Vision Coverage
Life Insurance
Supplementary Insurance
401(k) Retirement Plan with Company Match
Paid Time Off (PTO)
Paid Holidays
Employee Development

Job seekers are asked to bring an updated resume or complete an application on-site, two forms of identification and will need to pass a background check and pre-employment drug test.

Interviews will be in the Adirondack Room at the East Island Reserve Hotel located at 985 East Main Road in Middletown, RI.  Contact Halie Sabatasso at (401) 845-9400with any questions.

Ryan Belmore is the Publisher of What'sUpNewp. 
Belmore has been involved with What’sUpNewp since shortly after its launch in 2012, proudly leading it to be named Best Local News Blog in Rhode Island by Rhode Island Monthly readers in 2018, 2019, and 2020 and an honorable mention in the Common Good Awards in 2021.

Born and raised in Rhode Island, Belmore graduated from Coventry High School and the Community College of Rhode Island. In addition to living in Newport for 10 years, he has lived in Portsmouth, Coventry, Providence, Smithfield, Burrillville, and East Greenwich.

Belmore currently serves as Vice President of the Board Of Directors for Fort Adams Trust and on the Board of Directors for Potter League For Animals. He previously served on the Board of Lucy's Hearth and the Arts & Cultural Alliance for Newport County.

Belmore and his wife, Jen, currently live in Alexandria, Virginia, a move they made in 2021. Read more about that here - https://whatsupnewp.com/2021/09/letter-from-the-publisher-some-personal-news/

Belmore visits Newport every couple of weeks to support the 12+ paid contributors What'sUpNewp has on the ground across Rhode Island, a place he called home for 39 years.

Belmore is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers, Society of Professional Journalists, and the North American Snowsports Journalists Association.

In 2020, Belmore was named Member of the Year by LION and won the Arts & Cultural Alliance of Newport County's Dominque Award.
Belmore can be contacted at ryan@whatsupnewp.com and 401-662-1653.