Each week Pop City reports on hiring and job news in the region.
is expanding again and will hire between 100 to 200 people in the coming year. Google Inc. announced this week it is leasing another 50,000 square feet of office space in Bakery Square and will begin aggressively hiring for 75 open positions, many in the shopping and commerce division.
Google Pittsburgh has grown rapidly since establishing a presence in Pittsburgh, having hired 50 people in the last year alone. Positions include software engineers as well support staff.
Across the way, a new restaurant called Social will be holding open interviews on Thursday, June 13th
, from 12-8 pm for all positions: waitstaff, cooks, hosts, managers. Social is located at 6425 Penn Avenue.
, a communication design consultancy working at the crossroads of business strategy and creative thinking, is currently recruiting people for six permanent positions and one contract position. The positions include designers, developers, writers, an image specialist and project manager.
The Congress of Neighboring Communities
, better known as CONNECT, is hiring an outreach and program coordinator. CONNECT, part of the Graduate School of Public and International Affairs at the University of Pittsburgh, works to bring the region’s urban municipalities together to enhance and deliver important public services.
MARC USA is hiring an advertising account executive
and looking for a PR/social media apprentice
. The ad exec/ new business development specialist will focus on many aspects of the agencies new business program. The PR/social media apprentice is a paid position for a college grad in advertising, marketing business or a related degree.
Pop City is looking for a part-time person to size and load photos in Pop City's content management system every week. Deadline day is every Tuesday
so availability is important on Mondays and early Tuesdays. Position requires approximately 7 hours every week. Previous online experience with photos is very helpful. Photoshop skills are a necessity. Must have photo software. For more info email firstname.lastname@example.org
is looking for a part-time consultant to raise brand awareness and deliver traffic to the theatre’s website, social media destinations, live productions, and special events.
is looking for a commercial videographer with skills as a sound mixer and lighting director, able to support all studio and set productions in preparation for productions.
Think Through Learning
is hiring a senior editor, K-2. The position is responsible for the production of web-based mathematics and instructional materials for elementary-aged students.
A.C. Coy Company
in Pittsburgh is hiring a technical writer for its technical writing department to work on a complete overhaul of their documentation and must have experience with Doc-to-help and authoring tools.
The Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency
(PHEAA) is opening a customer service center in Greentree that will create 150 jobs. The servicing operation offers services and counseling to student loan borrowers. Many of the positions are related to loan counseling and human resources. A recruitment event will be held on June 25.
Still looking for the perfect job? The Allegheny Conference this week unveiled a re-imagined Imagine Pittsburgh
website, a gateway to more than 30,000 jobs in the region. New features take the site beyond that of a mere job board, including stories about the people who work and live in our region.
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Writer: Deb Smit