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.
Several Las Vegas retailers will be hiring for the holidays but not necessarily in the usual jobs. More people will likely be needed to help fill online orders. Much of the hiring process is taking place virtually. These are some of the retailers that told 8 News Now they are hiring: Gap, Ross, Target, Macy’s, Crate and Barrel, Dick’s Sporting Goods , DKNY, Walmart, Amazon , Bed Bath and Beyond, Bath and Body Works and Lowe’s.
Bass Pro Shops is gearing up for the holiday season across America, hiring 7,000 seasonal team members at a National Hiring Day event on Thursday, Oct. 15. In Las Vegas, Bass Pro Shops is in search of 20 candidates for positions in several retail departments.
Resorts World is starting the hiring process. The new resort plans to open in the summer of 2021. More than 6,000 positions need to be filled. An Oct. 10 job fair has been postponed but you can find out what jobs are currently available at this link.
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.
Silver State Pediatric is looking for applicants who have pediatric and pulmonary experience in addition to a high-energy, positive attitude and exceptional quality of caregiving. Silver State Pediatric Skilled Nursing Facility, which is managed by PureCare Living, is located near the Las Vegas Medical District at 2496 West Charleston Boulevard. To find out more information about available positions or to apply, visit https://silverstatepediatricsnf.com/careers.
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.
The Clark County Election Department is hiring. The department is looking to hire staff for the counting Board, office and warehouse. Click HERE to learn more.
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.
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.
Sickies Garage Burgers & Brews is holding a digital job fair for positions at the new Town Square restaurant. Positions they’re hiring include cooks, prep cooks, servers, bartenders, hosts and dishwashers.
Those who wish to apply can complete the online application at www.SickiesBurgers.com and click on “Employment.” Qualified candidates will be contacted directly for interviews. Standard health/work permits are required to be qualified for certain positions.
Securitas Security Services Inc. is hiring security guards. The company has 20 positions available. You can find more information at this link.
Grand Canyon Homeowner’s Association is hiring a maintenance worker. If interested, you can email Theresa Mandryk at email@example.com, or call her (702) 458-2580. You can find more information at this link.
Dollar General is looking to hire workers. You can find out about jobs at this link.
CVS also plans to 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 hundreds of additional 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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. 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 email@example.com. You can also visit their website.
DRG Food LLC owns and operates Taco Bell and Arby’s fast-food restaurants. They have 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 hundreds of 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.
Precision Opinion is hiring 100 Research Associates in Las Vegas. Associates collect data by conducting over-the-phone surveys in their new call centers.
The following companies are also hiring:
- Bass Pro Shops
- Dollar General
- Cali Bombs & Burgers
- Precision Opinion
- 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
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.