NOW HIRING: Eight places hiring in the Valley (10/1)

Posted at 8:58 AM, Oct 01, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-01 12:14:36-04

Are you looking for work? Several places in the Valley are now hiring and looking to add quality workers!

1. WageWorks

WageWorks, an on-demand provider of consumer-directed benefits, is hosting a three-day hiring event for inbound customer service positions. The events will take place on October 3 from 3 p.m. until 5 p.m., October 4 from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m., and October 5 from 3 p.m. until 5 p.m. Job seekers will have the opportunity to be interviewed on the spot. Perks of the job include Monday through Friday shifts, four weeks of paid training and wages of $14 per hour. Interested applicants must have a passion for customer service and a strong attention to detail. The hiring fair will take place at their Tempe location, 1850 W. Rio Salado Parkway, Suite 101, Tempe, AZ 85281. Apply online here if you’re unable to attend the event.

IF YOU GO: 1850 W. Rio Salado Parkway, Suite 101, Tempe, AZ 85281

2. Canyon State Electric

Looking for a career as an electrician? Canyon State Electric is hosting an electrician job fair on October 2 in Phoenix from 12 p.m. until 5 p.m. Canyon State Electric is searching for all skill levels of electricians, including apprentice, journeyman, and foreman. Applicants must have a high school diploma or a GED, your own tools, and reliable transportation. According to the listing, new electricians can earn $12 an hour while experienced electricians can earn $35 an hour. Benefits of landing the job include paid vacation, sick, and holidays as well as career training and team building events. The hiring event will be taking place at 4640 E McDowell Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85008. Click here for more information.

3. Southwest Key Programs

Are you interested in working with children? Southwest Key Programs is holding a job fair on October 5 as they search for youth care workers. According to their mission statement, “Southwest Key is committed to keeping kids out of institutions and home with their families, in their communities. We do this through three areas of programming: youth justice alternatives, immigrant children's shelters, and education.” Job seekers must be at least 21 years of age, have a high school diploma or GED, a year of experience working with children and be fluent in English and Spanish. The job fair will take place from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. at Casa Phoenix, located at 1201 S. 7th Ave Phoenix, AZ 85007. Job seekers must apply online prior to the interview and are asked to bring two forms of identification and your resume to the event

IF YOU GO: 1201 S. 7th Ave Phoenix, AZ 85007

4. Phoenix Sales, Customer Service & Professional Job Fair

Are you looking for work in Phoenix? Job seekers are encouraged to attend the Phoenix Sales, Customer Service & Professional Job Fairon October 4. Event-goers will have the opportunity to meet with Fortune 500 employers from 11:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Phoenix Airport Marriott Hotel. Several industries will be represented at the career fair including sales, retail, customer service, insurance, and more! Attendance is free for all job seekers, who are asked to dress professionally and bring plenty of resumes. 

IF YOU GO: 1101 North 44th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85008

5. Phoenix Job Fair sponsored by HireLive

HireLive will have several industries present at their career fair in Phoenix on October 11. The job fair will take place from 9 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. at the Embassy Suites Hotel, 2630 East Camelback Road, Phoenix, AZ 85016. Job opportunities at the event include mortgage brokers, pharmaceutical sales, human resources, account executives, and more! This job fair is free for all job seekers. Event-goers are asked to dress professionally and to bring 10-15 resumes. Click hereto register for the event online. 

IF YOU GO: 2630 East Camelback Road, Phoenix, AZ 85016

6. Diversity Employment Day Career Fair

The 17th Annual Diversity Employment Day Career Fair will be taking place in Phoenix on October 11. The event is free and open to the public 18 years of age and older. Candidates who are veterans, LGBT, have disabilities, and who are multicultural and bilingual are encouraged to attend. More than 20 major employers are recruiting including Arizona State University, City of Mesa, Jewish Family & Children's Service, US Bank, and more! The event will take place from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the Hilton Garden Inn, 3422 E. Elwood Street, Phoenix, AZ 85040. Register for the event here

IF YOU GO: 3422 E. Elwood Street, Phoenix, AZ 85040

7. Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health, a nonprofit behavioral health organization, is hosting a job fair for several openings on October 3 from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. Job seekers will have the chance to learn about different programs and to speak with hiring managers about current and future openings. Event-goers are asked to bring copies of their resume and be ready to interview on the spot. Devereux offers a competitive salary, full medical, dental, and vision insurance, and mileage reimbursement (depending on the position.) Open positions include case managers, behavior coaches, clinician, clinical coordinator, administrative assistant, food service worker, and more! Candidates must have fingerprint clearance or the ability to obtain one, a high school diploma or GED, be able to pass a background check, as well as a TB test, physical and a drug screen. Job seekers must also have an unrestricted Arizona driver’s license. The hiring event will take place at 2025 N. 3rd Street, Suite 300, Phoenix AZ 85004. Click here for more information on the event. 

IF YOU GO: 2025 N. 3rd Street, Suite 300, Phoenix AZ 85004.

8. Genghis Grill

Genghis Grill is currently hiring for all positions at their Tempe Marketplace location. The restaurant is especially looking for positions for the back of the house. Additional openings include dishwasher, line attendant, prep cook, busser, host and more! Applications can be filled out in-person between 2 and 4 p.m. on weekdays or here