Merrimack Valley Chamber of Commerce

Additional Resources

Jobs, Careers and Employment

Looking for a new job? Is your company looking for good, local employees?

The Merrimack Valley Chamber welcomes our members to post job openings on our Members only Job Bank.

We welcome the community to view and respond to any and all job openings.

Also, please contact us about our annual Access to Employment Jobs Fair – free to employers and job seekers alike.

Professional Advancement
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SCORE, SBA, SBDC and MOBD Counseling

Free and Confidential Business Counseling

SCORE (Service Corps of Retired Executives) , a counseling arm of the Small Business Administration, is sponsored by and held every week at.
The offices of the Merrimack Valley Chamber Of Commerce.  If you are in business, or if you want to start a business, come in and talk with us. It’s confidential. There is no fee, no obligation.

For an appointment, or for more information about this service, call the Merrimack Valley Chamber Of Commerce at (978) 686-0900.

NOTE: SCORE counseling sessions are held at the Merrimack Valley Chamber of Commerce Building 2nd Floor Conference Room located at 264 Essex Street in Lawrence MA.  If handicap access is required, please notify our receptionist when you book your counseling session and an alternative meeting location will be arranged.

Visitors and Relocation

The Merrimack Valley Chamber of Commerce is your one-stop economic development business assistance center working with local, state and federal officials and agencies, the Chamber can assist you with financing opportunities, site and building space location, permit information, marketing, free business counseling, etc.. Call Today.

We invite you to bring and/or expand your business to a thriving center of business and industry just 25 miles north of Boston. Here, at the crossroads, of major interstates 93 and 495, proactive city and town governments work hand – in- hand with business interests to foster economic growth.

Discover our area’s impressive advantages in education, healthcare, recreation, and quality of life. As you consider the distinctive merits of working and living in the Merrimack Valley, we welcome your inquiries and urge you to plan a visit soon.

WHERE BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY THRIVE

To look at this area’s Main Streets and lush parklands, you’d never guess that Fortune 500 corporations are nestled in back roads just a few miles off. The fact is, hundreds of businesses call the Valley home. Many are transplanted or new businesses choosing to locate here over the past several years.

They come for many of the same reasons:

  • Accessibility and convenience of transportation via Logan International Airport, Lawrence Municipal Airport, I-93 and I-495
  • Low cost land
  • Lease and rental rates well below urban areas
  • Supportive, business-friendly city and town governments
  • Availability of public and private financing
  • A diverse, adaptable, and well-educated workforce
  • A cooperative, welcoming atmosphere among local government
  • Training and development opportunities

“Our strength is our people, and we couldn’t ask for a more loyal, hard-working, and adaptable workforce.

From the Industrial Revolution to the computer age, the Merrimack Valley area has played a key role in the development of Massachusetts’ economy. As the home of several leaders in the emerging industries of the next century, we expect this region to make significant contributions to the next wave of economic growth. It is a prime spot for any company interested in relocation or expansion.”

The Merrimack Valley supports major industry clusters in fields such a BioMed/biotech, telecommunications, textiles apparel, and high technology world leaders in their product fields. Each cluster attracts and supports its own business network, from specialized suppliers to providers of professional services such as law and finance.  Many other startup, spin-off, and non-traditional industries flourish here alongside Corporate giants under highly favorable growth conditions.

JOIN THE BOOM

Find out why so many world-class business and industries choose to locate here. Low-cost land, affordable lease and rental space, and hardworking, highly trainable workforce are just a  few of the many compelling reasons.

An outstanding place to live and work.

Tom Bergeron, Leonard Bernstein, Robert Frost, Jay Leno, Robert Goulet- they have all called the Merrimack Valley home. Why Not You?