Goodwill hosts hiring event March 19 at REACH Center
TACOMA – The Tacoma Rainiers Baseball Club, 2010 Pacific Coast League champions, will hold a job fair March 19 in search of ticket takers, ushers and other workers for the 2011 season.
The event is free, open to the public and will take place from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at the REACH Center, located on the first floor of Tacoma Goodwill’s Milgard Work Opportunity Center, 714 S. 27th St., Tacoma. The event is open to the public. Departments hiring include Concessions/Catering; Hospitality Attendants; and Clean-up Crew. For a complete list of job postings and a printable application, visit www.tacomamariners.com.
“The Tacoma Rainiers are seeking hardworking and customer-service oriented individuals to work at the newly renovated Cheney Stadium,” said Terry A. Hayes, Tacoma Goodwill president & CEO. “The event is also a great opportunity to learn about job training and placement services available at Goodwill.”
Participants are encouraged to dress professionally, bring extra resumes and be prepared to be interviewed on the spot. The REACH Center provides services for at-risk young adults, ages 16-24. For information, go online to www.reachtacoma.org.
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About Tacoma Goodwill
Goodwill is a unique nonprofit business. It turns donations and business revenue into programs that change lives by helping people with disabilities or disadvantages go to work. This year, Tacoma Goodwill Industries will help 9,500 people with education, job training and placement so they can become independent self-supporting citizens. Of these, more than 1,200 people with barriers to employment will be placed in jobs in the community. Programs of Goodwill, founded in 1921, are funded through financial gifts, grants, fees, commercial services and the operation of 27 thrift stores throughout Western and Southcentral Washington. Please visit our website at www.tacomagoodwill.org.