Category Archives: Arizona

New Container Store to hold 50 new employees.

PHOENIX – The Container Store will open a new location at Town & Country in Phoenix Sept. 26 and will hire 50 employees to staff it. The new Container Store will be the third location in The Valley and the company’s 75th store nationwide. As w ...

August hiring is hot in Arizona.

PHOENIX – As summer is heating up in Arizona, so is the job market. Arizona jobs are aplenty as more than 20 employers in the state are planning to hire 100 or more employees this month. Five educational institutions plan to hire more than 1,000 between ...

Fox Restaurant Concepts hosting Phoenix job fair.

PHOENIX – Restaurant workers have the opportunity to apply for positions at four different Fox Restaurant Concepts establishments at this week’s job fair. The fair will be held at Olive & Ivy, 7135 Camelback Road, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Aug. ...

HR Mobile Services hiring 10 in Chandler.

CHANDLER, Ariz. – California-based HR Mobile Services is opening a location in Chandler and plans to hire as many as 10 employees within the next year. The Arizona office is at 1490 S. Price Road, in Chandler. The human resources services firm provides ...

Need a job? Bizibid odd jobs launches in Phoenix.

PHOENIX – A new website designed to connect odd job opportunities with workers launched its beta site this month in Phoenix. Bizibid began development in 2012 while one of its co-founders was attending graduate school at Arizona State University. The fo ...

One hundred Tempe jobs in view at Insight.

TEMPE, Ariz. – Tempe-based company Insight hired 115 people in the second quarter of 2015 and plans to hire 100 more locally for sales, marketing, services and back office positions. The company has hired 200 in sales and technical positions over the pa ...

IRIS USA sees 150 new jobs in Arizona’s future.

SURPRISE, Ariz. – Japanese consumer products company IRIS USA closed on the purchase of 59 acres at Skyway Business Park last week and is developing a 420,000-square-foot facility on the site. The facility will be used to manufacture and distribute cons ...

Progressive provides 107 new jobs in Phoenix.

PHOENIX – The growing Progressive contact center in Phoenix is planning to fill 107 claims adjuster and sales representative positions before the end of 2015. Claims adjusters applicants need to be detail-oriented and will be expected to develop relatio ...

State Farm to hire 600 over six months in Phoenix area.

PHOENIX – State Farm is hosting an early August career fair to recruit employees in the Valley. The insurance group had announced it planned to hire 450 employees earlier this month, but has upped that number to 600. The job fair will be held on Aug. 4 ...

ASU startups created 350 jobs in 75 companies.

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – This year’s significant ASU startups include the launch of more than 75 Arizona companies that employ more than 350 in the state. The ASU spinouts have raised more than $500 million in funding beyond ASU Innovations with the as ...

GPEC realizes record-breaking year, attracts 6,200 jobs.

PHOENIX – The Greater Phoenix Economic Council (GPEC) helped locate and expand 32 companies throughout its 22 member communities last fiscal year which ended June 30. As those companies add more than 6,200 jobs throughout the Valley, they will generate ...

HPOne adds 160 jobs with Gilbert expansion.

GILBERT, Ariz. – Medical insurance sales and service company HPOne recently announced the opening of its second Valley office and the addition of 160 jobs. Hiring has already begun for the new 20,000-square-foot space at San Tan Village. HPOne is using ...

iFactor factors 30 new employees into Tempe expansion.

TEMPE, Ariz. – Software company iFactor is moving from its current 8,000-square-foot space in Hayden Ferry 2 to a larger space of 17,000 square feet in Hayden Ferry 3 in December. The current office houses 57 employees and the new, expanded location wil ...

Starbucks economic development supports Phoenix.

PHOENIX – Starbucks economic development initiative is taking shape, planning to open stores in low to medium income areas in 15 cities. One will be located at N. Seventh Avenue and W. Camelback Road in Phoenix. Each store will hire around 20 employees ...

In-state tourists raise the Flagstaff numbers.

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Northern Arizona attracts residents fleeing the 100-plus-degree heat of the Valley during the summer months and Flagstaff is a popular high country destination. Flagstaff tourism realizes 40 percent of its annual visitors from withi ...