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Seafarer’s International Union Virtual Hiring Event – January 21st
January 19, 2021
The Seafarers have been giving Washington State residents a living wage for decades. After training/apprenticeship, pay is at a living wage (normally starting at $5,500 a month or more, depending […]
Career Boost: Entrepremeurship – December 15th
December 11, 2020
Join the Virtual Career Boost and learn about what tools you will need to get started and how we can assist in your journey to Bet On You!
Emerald Queen Hotel & Casinos Hiring Event Dec. 3rd
November 30, 2020
The Emerald Queen Hotel & Casinos is seeking energetic people who thrive in a fast-paced work environment and love working with people.
Pierce County District Court Resource Center Employer of the Month: Laborers International Union of North America
November 20, 2020
Please attend if you are interested in finding out how to prepare for a living wage career with the Laborers.
Employer of the Month – Pierce County District Court Resource Center, Frontier Door & Cabinet – Nov. 6
November 2, 2020
This is a collaborative event between the Pierce County District Court Resource Center and WorkSource.
Frontier Door & Cabinet Hiring Event – November 3rd
October 28, 2020
Frontier Door and Cabinet will be doing a virtual event with WorkSource Pierce, Tuesday November 3rd from 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.
Jobseeker Workshop: The Employer’s Perspective on Resumes – Sept 28th
September 17, 2020
This workshop, offered by TPS, gives helpful information on resumes. TPS helps job seekers find jobs in the Hidden Job Market.
EMPLOYER EXTRA: System Designer – Outside Sales
September 14, 2020
Responsible Heating provides high-quality heating services in Seattle-Tacoma area and is currently hiring a System Designer – Outside Sales.
EMPLOYER EXTRA: Inventory Associates/Drivers and Supervisors
September 14, 2020
Extra Extra: WIS International WIS International is now hiring for Inventory Associates/Drivers and Supervisors. Apply here
Funding and Training for your New Career
September 3, 2020
This a Pierce County Collaborative group of FOUR community and technical colleges with funding for programs designed to lead to your goals as quickly as possible.
Pierce County / AmeriCorps Virtual Hiring Event – Aug 24th
August 18, 2020
Pierce County is partnering with both AmeriCorps/ Washington Service Corps and the Superior Court to provide exciting new job opportunities for Youth and Young Adults!
TruFit Staffing Virtual Hiring Event – August 26
August 12, 2020
TruFit Staffing helps grow business communities by providing value-added employment solutions with equal focus on the needs of both the worker and employer. Hiring For: Manufacturing Associate Swing Shift […]
JobFest 2020 – Washington’s Largest Young Adult Job Fair
July 7, 2020
JobFest provides young adults ages 16-24 access to employers who are ready to hire full-time, part-time and seasonal positions; as well as community resources and training providers who can help you build your future.
Advanced Health Care Virtual Hiring Event – July 9th
June 25, 2020
Hiring for: CNA caregivers SAFE and SECURE WORK! Work 1:1 with Clients in their own homes! Job Requirements: Must have a current NAR/NAC license Current CPR Certificate 7hrs HIV/Aids Training […]
TCC Career and College Pathways Academy
June 23, 2020
The Career and College Pathway Academy (CCPA) is a small cohort of students who work with two instructors to earn dual credits (HS and college), increase their academics to college readiness, and explore career and education options at the same time!
TPS Virtual Hiring Event – July 1st
June 22, 2020
TPS is a non-profit organization that helps people find non-driving jobs in the Transportation Industry. TPS works with over 1200 local employers who have a wide variety of positions.
WIOA Program Information for Job Seekers
June 15, 2020
The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) assists job seekers with accessing employment, education, training, and other supports they need to meet employers’ requirements and succeed in our labor market.
GAF Roofing Academy program
June 2, 2020
Today’s roofing industry is responsive, innovative, and widely respected, instituting ever-higher standards across the board and enabling hard-working, dedicated individuals to build well-paying and enabling hard-working, dedicated individuals to build […]
Virtual Career Boost: Truck Driving & Transportation – June 4th
May 29, 2020
Come hear about possible funding and get connected to be a Truck Driver in the Transportation Industry. Time to bet on you!
Hot Jobs – 23 Misc. Essential Openings in Lakewood, WA
May 28, 2020
Here is a list of jobs that essential providers in the LAKEWOOD area to be filled immediately. To see the full job posting and apply online, click on the corresponding link to go directly to the announcement.
U.S. Department of the Navy Virtual Job Fair – May 28th
May 27, 2020
Participate from a computer, laptop, tablet or smartphone! Hosted by Navy Talent Acquisition Group Pacific Northwest The Navy Talent Acquisition Group Pacific Northwest is the main driving force behind the […]
Service Industry Specialist Hiring Event – June 3rd
May 26, 2020
Security Industry Specialists, Inc. provides unique security solutions to some of the most successful names in business including Fortune 500 companies, designer brands, international events, celebrities, and high-profile executives. Hiring For: […]
EMPLOYER EXTRA: Patient Access Technicians (Float Pool)
May 26, 2020
Extra Extra: MultiCare MultiCare is now recruiting for Patient Access Technician positions at various local MultiCare facilities. Do you have customer service skills and a passion for health care? We are seeking Patient […]
VIRTUAL HIRING EVENT: Advanced Healthcare – May 19th
May 22, 2020
Hiring for: CNA Caregivers SAFE and SECURE WORK! Work 1:1 with Clients in their own homes! Job Requirements: Must have a current NAR/NAC license Current CPR Certificate 7 hrs HIV/Aids Training Certificate […]
EMPLOYER EXTRA: Central Service Technicians (CS Techs)
May 18, 2020
Extra Extra: MultiCare MultiCare is now recruiting for Central Service Technician positions at Tacoma General Hospital. Do you have a heart and passion to support a healthcare team, by cleaning, sterilizing, and packaging […]
Virtual Event: AJAC Information Session May 20th
May 15, 2020
Are you looking to get into Advanced Manufacturing? Do you want a living wage career within Advanced Manufacturing? Please come to this presentation Wednesday, May 20th at 11:00 am to […]
Companies Hiring to Fill Urgent Demands
May 12, 2020
Originally posted on WorkSourceWA.com. Find more of their career advice articles here Looking for companies hiring immediately? You’re not alone. The coronavirus is impacting the jobs market in a way […]
Drive-in WiFi hotspots
May 12, 2020
Drive-in Wi-Fi Hotspots Sent on behalf of Washington State Department of Commerce. Depending on where you live, lack of high-speed internet access means some seniors can’t refill prescriptions, furloughed workers […]
VIRTUAL HIRING EVENT: Advanced Healthcare – May 19th
May 8, 2020
Hiring for: CNA Caregivers SAFE and SECURE WORK! Work 1:1 with Clients in their own homes! Job Requirements: Must have a current NAR/NAC license Current CPR Certificate 7 hrs HIV/Aids […]
VIRTUAL HIRING EVENT: Around the Sound May 14th
May 7, 2020
Around The Sound is currently hiring for 16 Full-Time and Part-Time CDL and NON-CDL DRIVERS. Family owned and operated, Around The Sound is pleased to be the foremost transportation service in the Puget Sound, WA, serving […]
Monthly Spotlighted Employer Video Interviews
April 27, 2020
EMPLOYER SPOTLIGHT FOR AUGUST 2020 Advanced Health Care Positions Hiring: In-home Caregivers, CNAs, RNs and LPNs. Ready to Apply? Apply for this job by visiting www.advanced-healthcare.com/. Remedy Staffing […]
ESD.WA.GOV has a new look!
April 22, 2020
The new ESD.WA.GOV Employment Security Department has overhauled their website to make it more accessible and easier to navigate. Simplified homepage for easier navigation to the pages people need most right […]
Interested in college? Funds may be available!
April 10, 2020
Are you interested in going to school? Funds may be available. The following resources are available to assist potential students with tuition and additional academic supports while earning a professional or technical certificate […]
Economic Impact Payment information
April 8, 2020
The IRS will soon be issuing Economic Impact Payments to every eligible American. Help is needed to reach individuals who do not normally file because they do not have enough […]
COVID-19 Resources now on our blog!
April 5, 2020
WorkSource Weekly has added a COVID-19 resource page to its blog! Resources to help you in these rough times It’s hard enough living with the many impacts that the current […]
Education Resources for UI claimants and WorkSource Customers
April 4, 2020
Sent on behalf of Washington Student Achievement Council The Washington Student Achievement Council (WSAC) has a new online resource: College & Career Compass is a tool that empowers adults to return to school, […]
COVID-19 Information for Businesses
April 3, 2020
Direct Links to Employer Resources: City of Tacoma Stabilization Loan Pre-application Pierce County Emergency Small Business Relief Loan Program Washington State Layoff Assistance Shared Work Temporary Layoffs / Standby Federal […]
COVID-19 Information for Workers
April 2, 2020
Unemployment information Update from the Employment Security Department Unemployment Benefits update 4/27: Read here the Claimant Email sent out April 27th Unemployment Benefits update 4/18: Read here the Claimant Emails sent out […]
COVID-19 Community Resources to Help
April 1, 2020
Click below to jump to a section Washington State COVID-19 resource page Coronavirus Stimulus Payments information (updated 4/10) Rent, Housing and Utilities assistance Food assistance Other assistance Health and Wellness […]
Unemployment Claimant Filing Updates
March 31, 2020
ESD has launched a new webinar program to help unemployed workers better navigate the unemployment insurance process during the COVID-19 emergency. Interested individuals can navigate to this page and choose from 5 […]
COVID-19 Updates at WorkSource Pierce
March 17, 2020
WorkSource Pierce is committed to providing the best possible job seeker and employer services in Pierce County. In this difficult time, that focus has not changed; however, we are also […]
Test event post
January 24, 2020
Active Duty Military Spouse or Transitioning Service Member looking to get into the workforce? Hear about possible funding for online training and get connected. Bet on you! Click Link here […]
Inclement Weather Notice
January 14, 2020
WorkSource Pierce will open today at 10 am. We are looking at weather and road conditions and will re-evaluate if necessary. This morning’s Social Media and Job Search class, scheduled for 10 am, is cancelled.
Resume Kit 2020 is now available!
December 12, 2019
WorkSource Pierce Resume Kit 2020 is now available! You can download a PDF copy of the WorkSource Pierce Resume Kit or samples of resumes and cover letters. Click below to […]