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Hiring Event

Local Food Processing Manufacturing Company in the Kent area has immediate openings for  Packaging Support Workers. Supports all areas of production involved with packaging dry food products according to customer and company specifications. Duties include packing, trucking, stacking, counting, wrapping, weighing, cleaning, and operating various machinery on a rotating basis Positions available: Daily stand and walk on a cement floor; crouch and stoop. , Lift and carry, using proper lifting techniques, up to 60 lbs. rarely, up to 50 lbs. frequently. , Ability to climb ladder or climb stairs. , Twist at waist and neck; reach at or below shoulder height frequently; reach overhead occasionally. , Handling and grasping continuously; ability to continuously place , components on moving production line; repetitive motion frequently. , Packing products , Tucking (Hand Tucks or uses hand/fingers to make creases in product bags) , Hand stacks (patting) products , Inserting, counting, wrapping and… Sponsor: Continental Mills. Contact Email: JoOrtiz@esd.wa.gov. Friday, November 21, 2014, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. WorkSource Rainier 2531 Rainier Ave. S Seattle, WA 98144.

Job Fair

Employers expected to attend include: Lowes , Nestle , Intercity Transit , Littlecreek Casino , Great Wolf Lodge , Home Depot , Lucky Eagle Casino & Hotel , Department of Corrections , Washington State Patrol , G4S Secure Solutions , WA Liquor Control Board , Blackrock Logistics/Deploy HR , Department of Health , Commercial Driving School , Department of Parks & Recreation , Federal Bureau of Prisons Many more expected! All job seekers are welcome. Be prepared to talk with local employers about their hiring needs. Bring copies of a current resume! Sponsor: WorkSource Thurston. Contact Name: Jennifer. Contact Email: jpeppin@esd.wa.gov. Friday, November 21, 2014, 12:00 PM – 3:30 PM. Olympia National Guard Armory 515 Eastside St. SE Olympia, WA 98501.

Buffelen Application & Interview Event

Buffelen, a Tacoma manufacturer of door and wood products has over 10 openings for assembly workers.  Work and skill level ranges from cutting, machine operating, to finishing. Physical aspects of the job include standing for long periods, using hand eye coordination, and lifting from 25 to 75 pounds on a regular basis.  Excellent benefits after 90 days and pay ranges from $11.70 to $18.00 per hour based on department and qualifications. All skill levels welcomed! Attend the event with your resume and ready to make a great impression.  Brief interviews on the spot! For a more detailed job description visit www.Go2WorkSource.com, select “Search by Job Number” and type WA2692542. Contact Name: Robert Jonas. Contact Email: RJonas@esd.wa.gov. Friday, November 21, 2014, 1:00 PM. WorkSource Pierce 1305 Tacoma Ave South, Suite 201 Tacoma, WA 98402.

Janitorial Hiring Event

National janitorial company is looking for qualified janitors to work in Vancouver, Washington Positions are full time, 40 hours a week, 5:30 pm to 2 am Pay starts at $9.44-11.00 per hour 3 months janitorial or housekeeping experience. , Will be hiring 20 positions for the Vancouver area. , Ability to lift 10 pounds and occasionally lift up to 25 pounds If interested please bring a resume and attend the event. Attend anytime between 10AM – 2PM In room 5 at WorkSource Vancouver. Sponsor: WorkSource Vancouver. Monday, November 24, 2014, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. WorkSource Vancouver 5411 E. Mill Plain Blvd, Suite 15 Vancouver, WA 98661-7046.

Dollar Tree Application & Interview Event

Dollar Tree is now hiring Seasonal Freight Handlers/ Stockers and Cashiers to work in the Lakewood, Steilacoom, and Spanaway locations.  These positions are part time and require 6 months of previous experience working in retail freight or cashiering.  Motivated, customer service oriented people are encouraged to apply!  Attend the Application and Interview event to meet recruiters and interview on the spot!  Come prepared to make a great impression. For a full job description please visit Go2WorkSource.com and select "Search by Job Number," and type WA2718110. Contact Name: Robert Jonas. Contact Email: RJonas@esd.wa.gov. Monday, November 24, 2014, 1:00 PM. WorkSource Lakewood 5712 Main Street SW Suite 200 Lakewood, WA 98499.

Agri Beef Co. Hiring Event

The main responsibility of this job is to remove meat segments from the rib bone with a straight knife. Must be able to work in a 42 degree room temperature. Must be able to lift, push & pull 10 to 40 lbs. Must be willing and able to use a knife in repetitive motion. Sponsor: Agri Beef (WA Beef). Contact Name: Rhonda Marquez. Contact Phone: 509-836-1102. Contact Email: rmarquez@esd.wa.gov. Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Monday, November 24, 2014, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Worksource Sunnyside 1925 Morgan Rd. Sunnyside, WA 98944.

Kelly Services is Hiring Seasonal Drivers for FedEx

Now hiring Seasonal Delivery Drivers for assignments with FedEx Ground!  1 year of business-related driving experience strongly preferred , Minimum of six months commercial driving experience within the last three years or 5 years within the last 10 years , Valid driver’s license , Motor vehicle records check , Customer service skills Come prepared to speak with a representative from FedEx! Sponsor: WorkSource Skagit. Contact Name: Christine. Contact Phone: 360-416-3539. Tuesday, November 25, 2014, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. 2005 E. College Way Mount Vernon, WA 98273.

Arvato Hiring Event

Room: Granger Room. Contact Name: Rhonda Marquez. Contact Phone: 509-836-1102. Contact Email: rmarquez@esd.wa.gov. Workshop Language Option: English. Additional Information: DO YOU…   •Have the determination and positive attitude to succeed? •See yourself as a team player in a global organization? •Want to discover and drive changes in the world of Customer Service?   THEN, WE WANT YOU!    We will help you in your career path, making sure you are integrated into the arvato world where you can turn your ideas into reality, become responsible for your actions, expand your knowledge, face a new challenge every day and conquer it.  We are looking for a Customer S… Event Registration: First Come First Served. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, November 25, 2014, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Worksource Sunnyside 1925 Morgan Rd. Sunnyside, WA.

Portland Hiring Event

Are you looking for career opportunities with the worlds largest provider of security services? G4S security officers provide the highest level of customer service while protecting the people, property and assets of our valued clients. If you're an enthusiastic, hard-working individual who likes to work in a fun, fast-paced environment, we would like to talk to you. Staff will be on hand to begin the hiring process. Visit us on online at http://usajobs.g4s.com, type in the location preference, and apply for the job you are qualified for. To qualify for our security officer positions, you must be at least 18 years of age and have a high school diploma or equivalent. You must be able to pass a background check, including criminal history. Call us today to see why our people, our services, our products and our programs are best prepared to secure your world. Sponsor: G4S Secure Solutions (USA) Inc. Contact Name: Sam Parker. Contact Phone: 503-291-1005. Contact Email: samuel.parker@usa.g4s.com. Wednesday, November 26, 2014, 2:00 PM. 3rd Floor Conference Room 5100 SW Macadam Ave Portland, OR 97239.

Beating the Odds

Come and hear how local business owners, principals and entrepreneurs overcame significant barriers to become successful.  You will have an opportunity to hear their stories live and ask them questions during this new guest speaker series.  Find out how they beat the odds and became a success. Each date features a different speaker; the series includes a former city councilman, an entrepreneur/cancer survivor, a criminal law attorney, a publisher, a candidate for public office, a boat builder, graduates of local entrepreneurship training and an owner of five businesses. Attend one session or attend them all: November 10, November 12, December 2 and December 4. Room: Ponderosa Room. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Tuesday, December 2, 2014, 3:15 PM – 4:15 PM. WorkSource Spokane 130 S Arthur Street Spokane, WA 99202.

Securitas Hiring Event

Want a job at Securitas Security Services USA, Inc.? Securitas is hiring for Fare Enforcement Officers, Field Officers & Security Officers. Come hear tips on how to get a job at Securitas, learn how to navigate the Securitas website, build a resume that attracts Securitas recruiters, learn about the interview process & ask a Securitas Rep questions about getting a job at Securitas. Please RSVP as space is limited: www.securitasjobsdec2014.eventbrite.com. Sponsor: Goodwill Veteran's Services. Contact Email: VetServicesInfo@goodwillwa.org. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Thursday, December 4, 2014, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Goodwill Milgard Work Opportunity Center 714 S. 27th Street Tacoma, WA 98409.

Beating the Odds

Come and hear how local business owners, principals and entrepreneurs overcame significant barriers to become successful.  You will have an opportunity to hear their stories live and ask them questions during this new guest speaker series.  Find out how they beat the odds and became a success. Each date features a different speaker; the series includes a former city councilman, an entrepreneur/cancer survivor, a criminal law attorney, a publisher, a candidate for public office, a boat builder, graduates of local entrepreneurship training and an owner of five businesses. Attend one session or attend them all: November 10, November 12, December 2 and December 4. Room: Redwood Room. Workshop Language Option: English. In-person job search activity: Yes. Thursday, December 4, 2014, 3:15 PM – 4:15 PM. WorkSource Spokane 130 S Arthur Street Spokane, WA 99202.

Whidbey General Hospital Hiring Event

Whidbey General Hospital will have HR representatives onsite at WorkSource Whidbey for a hiring event! • View current employment opportunities for Whidbey General Hospital • Come prepared to submit online application at job event • Come prepared for possible screening interviews. Sponsor: Whidbey General Hospital. Contact Phone: 360-675-5966. Contact Email: crichmond@nwpic.bellingham.wa.us. Friday, December 5, 2014, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. 265 NE Kettle St. Suite 102 Oak Harbor, WA 98277. For more info visit www.whidbeygen.org.

Career Search Excellence Seminar

Paul Anderson, nationally recognized expert on career transitions, is back with a brand new seminar packed with only the hottest tips and tricks for professionals seeking a new opportunity. Redesigned from the ground up, this is one of his best seminars yet. In this 1-hour presentation, Paul will debunk popular interviewing myths, show you how your resume is scored in the employer’s Applicant Tracking System (ATS), and so much more. As an attendee you'll get a computer search script you can use immediately to find 1000s of great jobs you didn’t even know existed. To attend please register at http://www.prolango.com/training-events/career-search-excellence/. Contact Email: jason@prolango.com. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Tuesday, December 9, 2014, 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM. City University Bellevue 150 120th Avenue NE, Suite 100 Bellevue, WA 98005. For more info visit www.prolango.com.

Final Career Mixer

After 5+ years the ProLango Career Mixer, a signature monthly networking event in the greater Seattle, WA area, which enables relationships to be formed between professionals, job seekers and hiring companies, is coming to an end. Unlike job fairs, we discourage elevator pitches and/or handing out resumes and instead promote the philosophy of developing strong sustainable relationships. Both hundreds of companies and candidates have benefited from these mixers and many have found employment as a result of attending these events.  Come join our final mixer celebration and make some career changing connections! To attend please register at http://www.prolango.com/training-events/career-mixer/. Sponsor: ProLango Consulting Inc. Contact Name: Jason Flores. Contact Phone: (206) 334-6854. Contact Email: jason@prolango.com. Tuesday, December 9, 2014, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. City University of Seattle 521 Wall Street #100 Seattle, WA 98121. For more info visit www.prolango.com.

Career Search Excellence Seminar

Paul Anderson, nationally recognized expert on career transitions, is back with a brand new seminar packed with only the hottest tips and tricks for professionals seeking a new opportunity. Redesigned from the ground up, this is one of his best seminars yet. In this 1-hour presentation, Paul will debunk popular interviewing myths, show you how your resume is scored in the employer’s Applicant Tracking System (ATS), and so much more. As an attendee you'll get a computer search script you can use immediately to find 1000s of great jobs you didn’t even know existed. To attend please register at http://www.prolango.com/training-events/career-search-excellence/. Contact Email: jason@prolango.com. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Wednesday, December 10, 2014, 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM. City University Bellevue 150 120th Avenue NE, Suite 100 Bellevue, WA 98005. For more info visit www.prolango.com.

Career Search Excellence Seminar

Paul Anderson, nationally recognized expert on career transitions, is back in 2014 with a brand new seminar packed with only the hottest tips and tricks for professionals seeking a new opportunity. Redesigned from the ground up, this is one of his best seminars yet. In this 1.5-hour presentation, Paul will debunk popular interviewing myths, show you how your resume is scored in the employer’s Applicant Tracking System (ATS), and so much more.  As an attendee you'll get a computer search script you can use immediately to find 1000's of great jobs you didn’t even know existed. To attend please register at http://www.prolango.com/training-events/career-search-excellence. Contact Email: jason@prolango.com. Workshop Language Option: English. Event Registration: Sign Up Required. Thursday, December 11, 2014, 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM. City University Seattle 521 Wall Street, Suite 100 Seattle, WA 98121.

Veterans' Hiring Event

Are you a U.S. Veteran? Federal Contractor is looking for U.S. VETERANS to fill wide assortment of positions. Federal contractor positions available: Cable Puller/Laborer , Welder/Fitter , Network Engineer , Server Support Specialist , CNC Programmer/Operator , Journeyman Electricians , General Laborers Must have a current security clearance or have held one in the past two years and eligible for renewal Complete the screening questionnaire to determine eligibility at http://goo.gl/zniepW. Sponsor: Express Employment Professionals. Contact Name: John Greenway, Veterans Employment Rep. Contact Phone: 360-337-4765. Contact Email: jgreenway@esd.wa.gov. Wednesday, December 17, 2014, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WorkSource Kitsap 1300 Sylvan Way Bremerton, WA 98310.