LAS VEGAS (KLAS) – There are many businesses looking to hire people to fill high-demand jobs during the coronavirus pandemic.
Numerous businesses including Amazon, UPS, FedEx, CVS, 7-Eleven, Albertsons, Smith’s, Walmart and Dollar General are in need of employees.
McDonald’s is looking to hire more than 1,000 employees in the Las Vegas area this summer. The fast food giant needs help as it reopens its dining rooms to customers with enhanced safety procedures. For more information on the current hiring plan and how to apply, click here.
Buenos Aires Air Conditioning and Heating, Inc. is currently hiring air conditioning installers. Applicants must have a minimum of five years experience, career opportunity and must be EPA licensed, among other qualifications. Call 702-794-2727 for additional information. They noted being bilingual is a plus.
Partners in Primary Care is expanding to the Las Vegas to open eight senior-focused primary care centers and will be hiring for 100 positions. The company is looking for people to fill the following jobs: Behavioral health specialists, center administrators, clinical pharmacists, community engagement representatives, nurse practitioners, primary care physicians and social workers. You can get more information on applying for a job at this link.
VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System is currently seeking to hire 94 full-time temporary Health Aids to serve within the North Las Vegas VA Medical Center and VA clinics throughout the Las Vegas valley. Health Aids will be assigned to the Nursing Service and be responsible for screening visitors entering VASNHS facilities. Various work schedules will be offered. These positions are temporary in nature and employment will last until March 23, 2021. Job listings will be open to apply until 9 p.m. on June 8, 2020.
Capriotti’s has open positions ranging from team members to general managers. The sandwich shop has several locations around the Las Vegas valley. Click here for more details on the jobs and how to apply.
Chop Stop is hiring a new store opening team in Las Vegas. They are looking for cashiers, salad makers, prep cooks and a dishwasher. Must be at least 18 yrs of age and possess current SNHD Health Card. Bring your resume to apply during walk-in interviews on Friday, May 29 and Saturday, May 30 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 6805 South Las Vegas Boulevard, Suite140 in Town Square Shopping Center.
Egg Works is looking to hire food servers at several locations. If interested, send an email to this address: employment@TheEggWorks.com
Goettl is hiring hundreds of new workers in Nevada, Arizona, Texas, and California as the company continues to serve community needs. Available positions include Plumbing Service Technician, HVAC Service Technician, Dispatcher, Service Managers, Project Managers, Installation Coordinators, IT, and Call Center.
Securitas Security Services Inc. is hiring security guards. The company has 20 positions available. You can find more information at this link.
Star Nursery Garden Centers is hiring for the following positions for their Nevada, Utah, and Arizona Garden Centers. Truck driver positions, CDL, and non-CDL.
Grand Canyon Homeowner’s Association is hiring a maintenance worker. If interested, you can email Theresa Mandryk at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call her (702) 458-2580. You can find more information at this link.
Dollar General plans to nearly double its normal hiring rate and add up to 50,000 employees by the end of April.
CVS also plans to immediately fill 50,000 full-time, part-time and temporary positions across the country. Positions will include store associates, home delivery drivers, distribution center employees and member/customer service professionals. CVS will also pay bonuses to employees who are required to be at CVS facilities to assist patients and customers in this time of unprecedented need.
Walgreens is also hiring. You can look for local jobs at this link. Just search by your zip code.
Amazon announced they will hire an additional 800 workers to handle all the deliveries for those staying at home. These job roles include picking, packing, and shipping customer orders. More people are needed to deliver packages to stations to meet the needs of the COVID-19 demand surge. Those who are interested in applying can learn more online. US residents can text ‘AMAZON’ to 77088 to receive automated messages about job openings near them.
Meridian Landscape is hiring five positions and looking for experienced Landscape Construction and Maintenance Supervisors, Landscape Foremen and Laborers. To apply or learn more, you can contact William Huebsch by phone or email; (702) 485-4720, or email him at email@example.com. You can also visit their website.
Equitable Advisors, an insurance company is looking to hire three Financial Advisor/Financial Consultant with the Retirement Benefits Group. To apply or learn more, you can contact Jeremy Hare by phone or email; (702) 750-3105, or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also visit their website.
Hempire CBD is looking to hire 10 cashier greeters, in sales. To apply or learn more, you can contact Jay Capone by phone (702) 333-0833, or email email@example.com. You can also visit their website.
Three Turnberry Place, an apartment complex, is looking to hire a valet and front desk. To apply or learn more, you can contact Wayne Trautman by phone (702) 732-4242, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also visit their website.
DRG Food LLC owns and operates Taco Bell and Arby’s fast-food restaurants. They have 100 job opportunities available in Las Vegas, Henderson and North Las Vegas areas. They are looking to hire team members, shift managers, assistant managers, and restaurant general managers.
Walmart says it plans to hire 500 truck drivers to meet demand from its e-commerce business.
RepairSmith is looking to hire mechanics. It is the first and only full-service mobile delivery solution for car repair and maintenance. Mechanics that work for the company are employees, not contract or gig economy workers and receive full benefits. For more information, click HERE.
The following companies are also urgently hiring:
- Dollar General
- Cali Bombs & Burgers (Cashiers, line cooks, shift leaders and assist. managers)
- Hungry Howies
- Trader Joe’s
- Papa John’s
- Buenos Aires Air Conditioning & Heating, Inc.
- Taco Bell/Arby’s
- Star Nursery Garden Centers
- Chop Shop
- Securitas Security Services
- VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System
The hiring spree comes as many service industry workers are looking for new sources of income due to many businesses having to close to avoid the spread of COVID-19.