Archive for February, 2011

First Watch to recruit for food service jobs in Jacksonville

Sunday, February 27th, 2011

First Watch has announced it is opening two new restaurants in the area and will be recruiting for food service jobs in Jacksonville.

They intend on hiring 25 people for each location. Positions vary from part-time to full-time.

Store to hire for retail jobs in Jacksonville

Monday, February 21st, 2011

Home Depot is hiring across the nation and for retail jobs in Jacksonville.

It is bringing in thousands of people to prepare for their Spring Black Friday event.

Like the traditional Black Friday that occurs the day after Thanksgiving to unofficially start the holiday shopping season, The Home Depot

Paper discussess “thaw” for IT jobs in Jacksonville

Sunday, February 13th, 2011

A new white paper is spotlighting IT jobs in Jacksonville and other big cities.

Modis, a leading provider of information technology staffing, today issued the white paper “Hiring Freeze Over as Information Technology Industry Rebounds,” which examines the changing face of the IT landscape and its effect on hiring practices. With the U.S. Department of Labor forecasting that technology-related jobs will be the fastest growing segment through 2013, there is a tremendous opportunity for employers and candidates to keep up with (and stay ahead of) trends in the evolving IT industry. (more…)

Manpower on Jacksonville jobs

Saturday, February 5th, 2011

Manpower has issued a press release about Jacksonville jobs and other cities waging the war on talent.

Manpower Inc., world leader in innovative workforce solutions, has warned that continuing high levels of unemployment are coupled with large numbers of unfilled job vacancies as the January U.S. jobs report, released today by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, showed the economy created 36,000 jobs last month and the unemployment rate fell by 0.4 of a percentage point to nine percent. (more…)