EUGENE, Ore. — The first jobs report of 2013 is out. During the month of January, the country added 28,000 construction jobs. This sector has seen a steady increase in jobs for the past few months. “In October there was an increase of 16,000, November 24,000, December 30,000 and January 28,000,” said Matthew Insco, an … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — The Eugene Mission is teaming up to expand services. Goodwill is setting up a job training center on site and will open it next week. Other social service agencies are following suit. Multiple projects are in the works at the Eugene Mission, including a new women’s shelter. They also put in a … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — Coca-Cola Co. could be moving some of its Eugene workforce to northern Oregon. On Thursday a spokesperson says it’s proposed a plan to consolidate the Eugene distribution operations with its production center in Wilsonville. She says the move would allow better operation, production and delivery. Twenty-four warehouse positions would be affected in … Continue reading »
SALEM, Ore. — If you’re on the job hunt, listen up! Now you can look for jobs across the state, using your smartphone. WorkSource Oregon launched the mobile app Monday, giving you access to listings 24/7. You can search for jobs by city, employer, or a keyword. Click here to see it.
EUGENE, Ore. — Many area businesses are starting to increase their staff ahead of the holidays. For some local businesses, seasonal staffing is in full swing. Others are just starting to open up positions, since the holiday season is just around the corner and some workers went back to school. With the start of this … Continue reading »
SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Royal Caribbean is hoping to sail into 2013 with at least 140 brand new employees. The hiring department at the Royal Caribbean in Springfield says it has been continuing to add to the staff since 2010, but that there’s still plenty of room for new faces. Hiring managers said they’re eager to … Continue reading »
JUNCTION CITY, Ore. — A long-time Lane County business is getting a major makeover and it isn’t just sprucing up an area along Highway 99 — it’s also adding jobs. Guaranty Chevrolet in Junction City is getting a brand new showroom and service center. Part of the building they occupy dates back to more than … Continue reading »