Job board specifically for people in recovery goes live

RetroFit Careers went live last month. Now, the creators are trying to find potential employers and applicants.

In January, Dan Schmalen and Doug Kiker decided to team up to create something no one else they know of has ever done to help out people in need.

Ten months later, their creation is live. They launched, a job portal specific to those in recovery from addiction.

Now, the real work begins.

“It’s going to take a little bit of time, but it’s going to go. It’s too good of an idea not for it to go,” Kiker said.

The site, which launched Sept. 28, had three employers post approximately nine jobs in its first week. One of the employers is Perkins, which on Monday advertised positions for cooks and servers in Drexel Hill and Warminster.

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