Urgent Care Holds Job Fair

EUGENE, Ore. — Eugene Urgent Care is expanding and a new clinic is set to open this summer. Managers are looking to fill 22 positions, 17 in Eugene and 5 in Roseburg. They’re a combination of full-time and on-call positions. They include paramedics, certified medical and nursing assistants, licensed nurses and x-ray technicians. “Part of … Continue reading »

Optimistic Job Seekers Attend LCC Fair

EUGENE, Ore. — The new jobs report is out, and it looks like the economy is steadily getting stronger. Lane Community College held its annual Job Fair Thursday. Coordinator’s say the event is put on to help students and community members meet local employers in the area, with the goal of starting a career right … Continue reading »

Biz Expo Showcases Local Businesses

LEBANON, Ore. — More than 1,800 people came out for the annual Biz Expo in Lebanon on Tuesday. One hundred thirty vendors from Corvallis, Albany, Lebanon and Sweet Home showcased their businesses.┬áCommunity members went from booth to booth to learn more about what services are available in the area. The Lebanon Chamber of Commerce says … Continue reading »

So Delicious Dairy Free Holds Job Fair

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A job fair brought hope to hundreds of people looking for work. So Delicious Dairy Free held a job fair Monday in response to layoffs last week at the Monaco plant in Harrisburg. Norman Harper says the job fair made a huge difference for him and his family. Harper worked the last … Continue reading »

So Delicious Dairy Free to Host Job Fair

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A local company is holding a job fair Monday, hoping to help some of the employees who just found out they’re losing their jobs at Monaco. So Delicious Dairy Free in Springfield has up to 30 positions open, from hand packers to drivers. The company makes dairy-free products, including coconut milk and … Continue reading »

Job Expo Helps People with Disabilities

EUGENE, Ore. — There’s an event this week to help people with disabilities find jobs. Oregon Vocational Rehabilitation Services say the unemployment rate for those with disabilities is more than twice that of those without. On Thursday, 14 employers will be at Lane Community College for the first ever Tapping Fresh Talent Career Expo. Rocky … Continue reading »

Large Turnout for Hospital Job Fair

JUNCTION CITY, Ore. — Even though it won’t be open for another two years, the Oregon State Hospital in Junction City started its recruitment process. The hospital held a job fair Thursday, starting the staffing process for the 174 bed psychiatric facility. The massive building’s scheduled to open in 2015. Once fully staffed, it will … Continue reading »

Veterans Attend Job Fair

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — More than 40 companies and government agencies came out for the second annual Hiring Our Heroes event, which organizers stress is a hands-up, not a handout. Open to all veterans and their spouses, the fair was sponsored by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, which has a goal of hiring 500,000 vets by … Continue reading »

LCC Holds Job Fair

EUGENE, Ore. — More than 40 employers looked to lure Lane Community College students into their field. Organizers say the annual job fair, which only offers jobs and not internships, brought in a good turnout. “I think a lot of them are getting interviews and a lot of them are filling out applications. I spoke … Continue reading »