WorkSource Weekly Updates

WorkSource Weekly is an email service for jobseekers and community partners specifically run and maintained by WorkSource Pierce in Tacoma, WA. Its mission is to connect jobseekers and community partners with information and opportunities to conduct a successful job search.

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GetixHealth Hiring Event – February 16th

Join us online and learn about exiting career opportunities with GetixHealth!

West Sound Workforce Virtual Hiring Event January 28th

WorkSource Pierce is hosting a virtual hiring event for West Sound Workforce; over 30 positions available.

Around the Sound Virtual Hiring Event – January 28th

Around The Sound is currently hiring for 15 Full-Time and Part-Time CDL and NON-CDL DRIVERS.

Seafarer’s International Union Virtual Hiring Event – January 21st

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 […]

Lowe’s Virtual Hiring Event – January 21st

LOWE’S is seeking energetic people who thrive in a fast-paced work environment and love working with people.

MultiCare Patient Access Tech Hiring Event – January 20th

WorkSource will be hosting a hiring event for MultiCare focusing on Patient Access Tech Float Pool openings.

TruFit Staffing Virtual Hiring Event – January 21st

TruFit Staffing is hiring CDL Drivers and Food Production workers.

EMPLOYER EXTRA: 01 Journeyman Electricians

BlackHawk Lighting Solutions is currently hiring two 01 Journeyman Electricians.

Washington Army National Guard Hiring Event January 8th

If you are interested in helping Washington State Residents get the assistance they need, please attend.

Career Boost: Entrepreneurship – January 6th

Join the Virtual Career Boost and learn about what tools you will need to get started to work for yourself.

BankWork$ Career Boost – January 5th

Learn about the pathways to the banking industry directly from the employer.

Career Workshops for January 2021

This month’s Virtual career workshop schedule.

GetixHealth Hiring Event – January 5th

Join us online and learn about exiting career opportunities with GetixHealth!

KWA Virtual Hiring Event December 23rd and 29th

Korean Women’s Association (KWA) is hiring for 100 CAREGIVERS/ IN-HOME CARE PROVIDERS.

EMPLOYER EXTRA: Chimcare is Hiring!

Chimcare is expanding!  They are looking for staff for their Renton office.

EMPLOYER EXTRA: Electrical Apprentices

BlackHawk Lighting Solutions are currently hiring two Electrical Apprentices.

EMPLOYER EXTRA: 01 Journeyman Electricians

BlackHawk Lighting Solutions is currently hiring two 01 Journeyman Electricians.

Paid Internships Information Session – December 17th

Come learn about this great opportunity!

Career Boost: Entrepremeurship – December 15th

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!

EMPLOYER EXTRA: Customer Service Representative

Getix Health is Hiring for Customer Service Rep in Puyallup.

EMPLOYER EXTRA: Maintenance Engineer 4

Bates Technical College is looking for qualified candidates to fulfill a full-time Maintenance Engineer position.

EMPLOYER EXTRA: Pierce Transit is hiring!

Pierce Transit is now recruiting for multiple positions to work throughout the Pierce County area. 

TPS & CDS Virtual Hiring Event – December 17th

TPS and CDS are conducting a hiring event on behalf of local employers with multiple positions available.

Build your future in the construction industry!

Career Boost: Home Health – December 11th

Develop a career in the home health industry!

Gain work experience and help feed hungry neighbors!

WorkSource Pierce partners are working together to present these internship opportunities.

West Sound Workforce Virtual Hiring Event December 10th

WorkSource Pierce is hosting a virtual hiring event for West Sound Workforce; over 30 positions available.

VIRTUAL CAREER BOOST: Transportation December 10th

Shift your career into high gear in the transportation industry!

Emerald Queen Hotel & Casinos Hiring Event Dec. 3rd

The Emerald Queen Hotel & Casinos is seeking energetic people who thrive in a fast-paced work environment and love working with people.

Washington Army National Guard Hiring Event December 9th

If you are interested in helping Washington State Residents get the assistance they need, please attend.

ANNOUNCEMENT: Veterans Innovations Program

WorkSource Pierce is here to help veterans experiencing a financial hardship.

MultiCare Patient Access Tech Hiring Event – November 24th

WorkSource will be hosting a hiring event for MultiCare focusing on Patient Access Tech Float Pool openings.

Pierce County District Court Resource Center Employer of the Month: Laborers International Union of North America

Please attend if you are interested in finding out how to prepare for a living wage career with the Laborers. 

U.S. Army Reserve Employment Event – December 1st

Here is an opportunity to learn about all the exciting transportation careers the Army has available.

EMPLOYER EXTRA: KWA is hiring 100 Caregivers

Korean Women’s Association (KWA) is seeking to hire full time/part-time Home Care Aides (Caregivers).

Health Care Career Boost – November 19th

Start a medical career! Learn about medical careers from the comfort of your own home.

EMPLOYER EXTRA: Order Pullers

TruFit is hiring for Order Pullers in Fife, WA.

EMPLOYER EXTRA: Customer Service Specialists

GetixHealth Needs 25 Customer Service Specialists in Puyallup.

MultiCare Hiring Event – November 13th

MultiCare is having a virtual hiring event November 13th, focused on janitorial/housekeeping positions.

EMPLOYER EXTRA: Delivery Driver / Warehouse Worker

K and M WholeSale is a small business in the Port of Tacoma.  They are looking for a Delivery Driver / Warehouse Worker.

Financial Empowerment Workshops

Find out what financial empowerment is all about.

MultiCare Receptionist Hiring Event – November 12th

WorkSource will be hosting a hiring event for MultiCare focusing on Receptionist Float Pool positions.

Virtual Career Workshops – November 2020

Virtual Career Workshops are now held every Tuesday. Check out these topics!

MultiCare Hiring Event – November 12th

WorkSource will be hosting a hiring event for MultiCare focusing on Patient Access Tech Float Pool openings.

Employer of the Month – Pierce County District Court Resource Center, Frontier Door & Cabinet – Nov. 6

This is a collaborative event between the Pierce County District Court Resource Center and WorkSource.

West Sound Workforce Virtual Hiring Event – November 5th

West Sound Workforce is hiring 30+ positions available! Needed immediately!

WIS International Hiring Event – November 19th

WIS International is hiring Inventory Associates, non-CDL Drivers, and Supervisors.

Frontier Door & Cabinet Hiring Event – November 3rd

Frontier Door and Cabinet will be doing a virtual event with WorkSource Pierce, Tuesday November 3rd from 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

TPS & CDS Virtual Hiring Event – Nov. 3rd

TPS and CDS are conducting a hiring event on behalf of local employers with multiple positions available.

CAREER BOOST: Lean Six Leadership – October 28th

Become an experienced and successful leader with lean 6 sigma!

U.S. Army Reserve Employment Event – October 28th

Here is an opportunity to learn about all the exciting transportation careers the Army has available.

KWA Virtual Hiring Event – October 22nd

Become a caregiver with KWA and start changing lives, today.

Around the Sound Virtual Hiring Event – October 29th

Around The Sound is currently hiring for 15 Full-Time and Part-Time CDL and NON-CDL DRIVERS.

Bellmont Cabinets Hiring Event – October 20th

Bellmont Cabinets is Hiring for Accessory Wrap Swing Shift, Box Line Day Shift, and General Manufacturing/Entry Level Floater.

TruFit Staffing Virtual Hiring Event – October 20th

TruFit Staffing is hiring Manufacturing Associates.

Paid Work Experience Opportunities

WorkSource Pierce partners are working together to present these internship opportunities.

CAREER BOOST: Lean Six Leadership – October 28th

Become an experienced and successful leader with lean 6 sigma!

CAREER BOOST: CDL – October 21st

Get your commercial driver’s license – Time to bet on you!

CAREER BOOST: Medical – October 14th

Become a medical professional – Time to bet on you!

O’Reilly Job Fair October 14th

O’Reilly is having a job fair on October 14th from 10am till 4pm.

CAREER BOOST: Human Services – October 7th

Come hear about possible funding for training and get connected to work in this growing industry.

EMPLOYER EXTRA: Inventory Associates/Drivers and Supervisors

WIS International is now hiring for Inventory Associates/Drivers and Supervisors.

EMPLOYER EXTRA: Medical Assistants and Licensed Practical Nurses

MultiCare is now recruiting for Medical Assistants and Licensed Practical Nurses across the Puget Sound area.

EMPLOYER EXTRA: Lead Installers

Responsible Heating provides high-quality heating services in Seattle-Tacoma area and is currently hiring 2 Lead Installers.

EMPLOYER EXTRA: Etcher

NW Etch Technology is now recruiting for an Etcher in Tacoma, WA.

FedEx Freight Hiring Event October 8th

FedEx Freight is hiring! Click on the link to find out more.

KWA Drive Through Job Fair – Sept 29th

Become a caregiver with KWA and start changing lives, today.

Virtual Career Boost: Forklift & Flagger

Interested in obtaining your forklift or flagger certifications? Come hear about possible funding and get connected.

Jobseeker Workshop: The Employer’s Perspective on Resumes – Sept 28th

This workshop, offered by TPS, gives helpful information on resumes. TPS helps job seekers find jobs in the Hidden Job Market. 

EMPLOYER EXTRA: Patient Access Technician

MultiCare is now recruiting for Patient Access Technician – on call Job ID #82081 to cover multiple areas.

EMPLOYER EXTRA: Apprentice Installers

Responsible Heating provides high-quality heating services in Seattle-Tacoma area and is currently hiring 4 Apprentice Installers.

EMPLOYER EXTRA: System Designer – Outside Sales

Responsible Heating provides high-quality heating services in Seattle-Tacoma area and is currently hiring a System Designer – Outside Sales.

EMPLOYER EXTRA: Lead Installers

Responsible Heating provides high-quality heating services in Seattle-Tacoma area and is currently hiring 2 Lead Installers.

Power Up Pierce Drive-thru Resource Fair – Sept 18th

Power Up Pierce is hosting a Drive-Thru Resource Fair at the Family Investment Center in Salishan.

EMPLOYER EXTRA: Inventory Associates/Drivers and Supervisors

Extra Extra: WIS International WIS International is now hiring for Inventory Associates/Drivers and Supervisors. Apply here

EMPLOYER EXTRA: Firewatch (Port of Tacoma)

HireCall is now recruiting for Firewatch (Port of Tacoma) throughout Pierce County.

Funding and Training for your New Career

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.

EMPLOYER EXTRA: CNA Positions Available

MultiCare is now recruiting for C.N.A. positions at Tacoma General Hospital location, in Tacoma, WA.

Economic Security for All Program

WorkForce Central and its community partners are connecting the East Side  (ZIP code 98404) residents with tools to gain financial security.

Virtual Career Workshops for September

Virtual career workshops, presented by Career Team, for the month of September.

EMPLOYER EXTRA: Warehouse workers

O’Reilly Auto Parts is holding a hiring event for Warehouse Workers on September 2, 2020.

Pierce County / AmeriCorps Virtual Hiring Event – September 11th

Pierce County is offering exciting new job opportunities for Youth and Young Adults! 

EMPLOYER EXTRA: WSECU Positions

Washington State Employees Credit Union (WSECU) has several positions open in the local area!

EMPLOYER EXTRA: Medical Assistants and Licensed Practical Nurses

MultiCare is now recruiting for Medical Assistants and Licensed Practical Nurses across the Puget Sound area.

EMPLOYER EXTRA: Patient Access Technician

MultiCare is now recruiting for Patient Access Technician – on call Job ID80281 to cover multiple areas.

EMPLOYER EXTRA: Patient Access Technician

MultiCare is now recruiting for Patient Access Technician – on call Job ID80281 to cover multiple areas.

CDL Training Cohort

Now is your opportunity to obtain an industrail recognized Class-A Commercial Driver License!

Around the Sound Virtual Hiring Event – August 31st

Around The Sound is currently hiring for 15 Full-Time and Part-Time CDL and NON-CDL DRIVERS.

Pierce County CARES Business Relief Programs

Resources for local Pierce County employers.

H&R Block Virtual Tax Course

A new career as a tax pro could be yours in 12 weeks. This course is safe, at home, and is FREE for WorkSource customers.

TCC Workforce Training Programs and Resources

Find out more about TCC’s programs and funding resources.

Pierce County / AmeriCorps Virtual Hiring Event – Aug 24th

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

  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 […]

Seafarers International Union Virtual Hiring Event – August 27

Learn about apprenticeship leading to careers with the Seafarers International Union.

Cornerstone Building Brands Virtual Hiring Event – August 25th

Cornerstone Building Brands is hiring for multiple positions.

Summer CDL Cohort

Learn more about short-term training certifications (CDL-A) , unlocking the secret to success, and employment in this field.

WA State Conservation Corp Virtual Hiring Event – August 19th

Hiring For Field Crew Members throughout Washington State!

Economic Security for All Program

WorkForce Central and its community partners are connecting the East Side  (ZIP code 98404) residents with tools to gain financial security.

CAREER BOOST: Human Services – August 13th

Come hear about possible funding for training and get connected to work in this growing industry.

Washington Army National Guard virtual hiring event – August 12

Be of service to WA Residents – Help your local community!

The Employer’s Perspective on Resumes

TPS connects job seekers to the Hidden Job Market!

EMPLOYER EXTRA: US Census Taker

The United States Census Bureau is now recruiting for Census Takers throughout Pierce County.

CDS Virtual Hiring Event August 13th

WorkSource Pierce will be hosting a Virtual Hiring Event for CDS on August 13th.

Cornerstone Building Brands Virtual Hiring Event – August 6th

Cornerstone Building Brands is hiring for multiple positions.

Walgreens Virtual Hiring Event

Walgreens is Hiring for: Customer Service Associate, Shift Lead.

Staffmark Virtual Hiring Event – August 5th

Staffmark connects job seekers to great companies. Hiring for Material Handlers and Clamp Drivers.

VIRTUAL CAREER BOOST: Heavy Equipment Operator

Come hear about possible funding and get connected to become an Equipment Operator in the construction
Industry.

JobFest 2020 – Washington’s Largest Young Adult Job Fair

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.

Flagger Training is back!

Flagger Training is back!

RI International Hiring Event – July 22nd

RI International is hiring 16 to 20 staff.

WorkSource Pierce Welcomes a new Administrator!

WorkSource Pierce is pleased to announce that Manny Aybar will begin work as our new WS Pierce Interim Administrator on July 1st.

EMPLOYER EXTRA: Customer Experience Coordinator

Pierce County Library System is recruiting for a Customer Experience Coordinator – Workforce and Economic Development.

GED Completion Classes – Summer season

WorkSource and Clover Park Technical College have partnered up to offer GED Completion classes.

EMPLOYER EXTRA: US Census Taker

The United States Census Bureau is now recruiting for Census Takers throughout Pierce County.

WA Department of Corrections Virtual Hiring Event

WA Department of Corrections is hiring for Correctional Officers.

Advanced Health Care Virtual Hiring Event – July 9th

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

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

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.  

VIRTUAL CAREER BOOST: Human Resource June 25th

Hear about possible funding for training and get connected. Bet on you!

VIRTUAL CAREER BOOST: Truck Driving & Transportation June 24th

Hear about possible funding for training and get connected. Bet on you!

New – Discover WIOA workshops

Time to bet on you! Come learn about WIOA services.

WIOA Program Information for Job Seekers

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 Pre-apprenticeship

No-cost Roofing Construction Pre-Apprenticeship.

Columbia Bank Virtual Hiring Event – June 23rd

WorkSource Pierce is hosting a Virtual Hiring Event for Columbia Bank.  They will be hiring for several positions.

VIRTUAL EVENT: TruFit Staffing Hiring Event -June 10th

Hiring For Manufacturing Associate, Travel Field Service Tech.

Tacoma Community College Careers Pathways Academy

Enrolling for summer and fall!

VIRTUAL HIRING EVENT: KFC June 11th

KFC is hiring for KFC Team Members.

EMPLOYER EXTRA: Farmer’s Insurance Protégé Apprentice Agent

Farmer’s Insurance is now recruiting for Protégé Apprentice Agents in University Place.

EMPLOYER EXTRA: District Associate Agent

Farmer’s Insurance is now recruiting for District Associate Agents in University Place.

GAF Roofing Academy program

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

Come hear about possible funding and get connected to be a Truck Driver in the Transportation Industry. Time to bet on you!

EMPLOYER EXTRA: In-home caregivers

Korean Women’s Association (KWA) is seeking to hire full time/part-time Home Care Aides (Caregivers).

Hot Jobs – 23 Misc. Essential Openings in Lakewood, WA

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.

Commencement Bay Marine Services Hiring Event – June 4th

Commencement Bay Marine Services is a full-service marine vessel repair.  They are hiring Journeyman Mechanics.

Economic Security for All Program

WorkForce Central and its community partners are connecting the East Side with tools to gain financial security.

U.S. Department of the Navy Virtual Job Fair – May 28th

  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

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)

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

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: General Laborers

Concrete Technology Corporation is now recruiting for Entry-Level General Laborers at manufacturing plant in Tacoma

Virtual Hiring Event: Pierce County Elections

Pierce County Elections Division is hiring election workers!

EMPLOYER EXTRA: Central Service Technicians (CS Techs)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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!

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!

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

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!

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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!

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 […]