Philly faculties can‘t rent sufficient plumbers. So that they‘re rising their very own | Luxora Leader

Robert Hunter has a problem: In a strong economy, he can’t find enough steamfitters, plumbers, and other tradespeople to keep up with the demands of maintaining the Philadelphia School District’s 200-plus buildings. So he’s growing his own. The Philadelphia School District, which has 206 skilled blue-collar workers and 52 more …

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More than 700 jobseekers attend Phila. housing and schools career fair | Metros | phillytrib.com

The Philadelphia Housing Authority (PHA) and the School District of Philadelphia (SDP) hosted their first ever joint career fair at the John F. Street Community Center on Thursday afternoon. By 3 p.m., the fair, scheduled to end at 6p.m., had more than 300 people attend in search of a job …

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Map: Every state’s biggest worry shows jobs weigh heavily in Pennsylvania | PhillyVoice

Uemployment in Pennsylvania reached an alarming peak of 8.7 percent in February 2010, less than two years after the 2008 financial crisis that served as a benchmark for labor statistics over the past decade of recovery. The economy in Pennsylvania has improved dramatically since that time. Led by industrial growth …

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Report forecasts thousands of jobs from pipeline project; critics skeptical | News | tribdem.com

A company hired to study the economic impact of the Mariner East II pipeline project has more than doubled it’s projection, saying the undertaking could support thousands of jobs over the next six years alone and make a $9.1 billion impact. The Sunoco-paid report, by Econsult Solutions, was released just …

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Employment Opportunities | Philadelphia City Council

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES In Link, Maria D. Quiñones-Sánchez by Maria Quiñones-Sanchez January 9, 2018 City of Philadelphia Job Opportunities Philadelphia Land Bank: http://www.philadelphialandbank.org/Resources/JobOpportunities PGW: https://www.pgworks.com/residential/careers PECO: https://www.peco.com/AboutUs/Pages/Careers.aspx PRA: Redevelopment: https://www.philadelphiaredevelopmentauthority.org/about-us/careers PIDC: Phila. Industrial Development Corp: http://www.pidcphila.com/who-we-are City of Philadelphia: http://www.phila.gov/pages/default.aspx Food Trust: http://thefoodtrust.org Parks and Recreations: http://www.phila.gov/parksandrecreation/pages/default.aspx   District Wide Community …

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