PHOENIX - In his weekly address to the nation, President Barack Obama said Congress needs to act on part of last year's jobs bill that would prevent more layoffs and rehire more teachers who lost their jobs.
Obama called for Congress to plant seeds for future economic growth by hiring teachers to educate young people who will become the country's work force.
If you're a recent college grad and looking for a job in sales, American Income Life-The Cooley Agency has several openings in customer service, sales and management positions.
Denny's has openings for restaurant managers, servers, and service assistants in Phoenix and Scottsdale.
Stryker Medical has positions open in sales and research and development. At least one of the sales positions is in western Arizona.
The City of Phoenix is hiring in dozens of areas from airport jobs, to Equal Opportunity Specialist, Court Supervisor, Web Design Analyst, to Environmental Quality Specialist.
Looking for work in the hotel industry? The Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak is looking for you. They've got openings that include a recreation supervisor for the water park, a restaurant manager, nail technician, and HVAC general maintenance engineer.
Knight Transportation is looking for drivers and dispatchers along with a .net developer and senior C# developer.
If you want to work Monday through Friday, Comtrans is looking for a receptionist and dispatcher at their Phoenix location.
Live in Tempe? Bunzl Distribution is looking for warehouse workers at their center near Guadalupe Road and Priest Drive.
US Bancorp is looking to fill several positions in cities throughout the Valley. They're looking for tellers, personal banking officers, customer service representatives and more.
St. Luke's Medical Center in central Phoenix has dozens of openings in areas such as occupational therapist, internal auditor, housekeeping, admitting representative, nurses, lab technicians, diet technicians and more.
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