This blog is guest written by Rob Briggs.
The weather is getting hotter, and so are the employment opportunities! With over 60,000 jobs coming to our local economy by the end of 2015, you can have confidence that if you’re currently out of work, you won’t be for long. Whether you’re looking for opportunities in Healthcare, Transportation Logistics, Technology, or Home Improvement, there are more opportunities out there than you might think; you just have to know where to look.
LocalWork.com has claimed its place at the top of thousands of job seekers’ list of resources they use to find local and currently hiring job opportunities.
Here’s a list of six local companies with some examples of jobs they’re hiring for:
Home Improvement companies range from pest control to traditional construction/trades companies. Blue Sky Pest Control is a leading Home Improvement company in the Valley with various employment opportunities to choose from like, New Account Representatives and Home Protection Specialists, who’re responsible for helping homeowners discover ways they can protect their loved ones from dangerous outdoor pests that tend to find their way indoors, especially when the weather starts warming up!
Transportation Logistics is one industry that honestly reflects how the economy is either growing or shrinking. Well, let’s just say this Transportation Logistics company is growing like gang busters, and they have the employment opportunities to prove it. There jobs range from, Customer Service Representatives to Settlement Entry Clerks and Vendor Relations Professionals.
Most employers request background checks before hiring employees right? Well, if you ever wondered what the process entails or have been curious about what background screening companies do, then you will want to consider this thriving company. Some of their listings include, Verification Specialists, Court Research Specialists, and Order Processing Specialists.
It would shock you to hear how many people in our country are in uncontrollable debt. Perhaps you personally know someone who has literally suffered under the weight of debt that crushes them on a daily basis. There is help! Apple Recovery helps people settle their debt with recovery plans that are manageable and possible while truly keeping the best interests of the client in mind. They’re currently hiring for Customer Service Representatives to assist in this massive recovery initiative.
Nextiva is a growing Technology company with many high-tech, low-tech and general office opportunities available. Their intense hiring outlook is not a result of turnover, but rather a product of aggressive growth and exciting corporate expansion. Some of their jobs include, Account Managers, Front End Developers, Project Managers, and Technical Support.
If the idea of working in the Healthcare industry excites you beyond anything else, take a look at this company that is really changing the way respite and rehabilitation services are delivered to children. They’re currently hiring for Bilingual Special Needs Program Assistants and Respite Caregivers.
If perhaps the opportunities above aren't quite the best fit for you, go to the LocalWork.com Greater Phoenix Job Fair, held on May 11th at the Phoenix Airport Marriott from 10AM - 1PM, to choose from over 1,500 employment opportunities. For more information about the job fair click here.
Like was said in the beginning, there are lots of jobs out there; you just have to know where to look, and hopefully this gave you a few more ideas.
You will land a great job soon, no worries!