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.
CarMax is hiring in Las Vegas. The used car retailer hopes to fill over 100 jobs by the end of the year.
Optum Nevada is holding an onsite job fair on Dec. 8 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at 2716 North Tenaya Way. Multiple part-time and full-time positions are available for Customer Service Representative in their call center and Accounts Receivable Clerk.
The healthcare company is part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses. This is an open-house style hiring event and applicants should be prepared for on-site interviews. For information, click here.
Goodwill of Southern Nevada is putting out a large ‘help wanted’ sign at all of its local stores.
Star Nursery Distribution Center is now hiring for the following positions in Nevada:
- Warehouse Order Puller: $13 – $15 per hour
- Warehouse Delivery Drivers $18-$21 per hour
To submit your application online click HERE.
Resorts World is hiring. The new resort plans to open in the summer of 2021. More than 6,000 positions need to be filled. You can find what jobs are currently available at this link.
Market Grille Cafe is hiring for all positions. There are two locations: 7070 N. Durango Dr. and
7175 W. Lake Mead Blvd.
Firehouse Subs is looking to hire at least 50 employees at its 13 locations around the Las Vegas valley. Job openings vary by restaurant and include crew member and store management opportunities. Applicants can call or walk into a Firehouse Subs to apply. Here is a list of locations.
McDonald’s is looking to hire in the Las Vegas area. For more information on the current hiring plan and how to apply, click here.
Star Nursery is looking to hire numerous positions at their stores in the Las Vegas valley. For more information on how to apply, click here.
DICK’S Sporting Goods is looking to hire for their Summerlin store which is expected to open in March 2021. The retailer expects to hire approximately five full-time, 35 part-time, and 25 temporary positions for this new DICK’S Sporting Goods location. Click here for more information about jobs.
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 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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org, or call her at (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 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 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.
Clark County Aquatics is looking to hire people aged 15 ½ and older who are interested in becoming lifeguards at facilities throughout the Las Vegas Valley. Interested individuals can submit a part-time application online.
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.