Philadelphia Employment News

Philadelphia is seeing strong demand for managers’ skills. Employers in the industry posted 236 new jobs over the past week, and 964 in the last month, more than for any other job category in the area, according to ZipRecruiter, a leading online employment marketplace.

Top companies seeking local managers include goPuff, The Jonus Group, LLC and J Harlan Group, LLC.

Jobs posted by goPuff in the past month in the area also included store managersdrivers and product managers, while The Jonus Group, LLC was hiring accountants and customer service representatives, and J Harlan Group, LLC sought software engineers.

Source: Hiring for managers is on the rise in Philadelphia | Hoodline




Live! Casino & Hotel Philadelphia is looking for talented, energetic individuals to work in what promises to be the most exciting gaming and entertainment experience in the region.

New job opportunities will be available in every field, including casino operations, finance, marketing, human resources, information technologies, food and beverage, facilities, security and surveillance. Hiring preference will be given to local residents first, then surrounding communities.


Company subsidized health insurance options for you and your family
401(k) contribution with discretionary company match
Annual merit-based pay increases
Paid time off
Free basic life insurance
Free short- and long-term disability coverage
Free uniforms
Free parking
Discounted meals
Perfect attendance bonuses quarterly and annually
Monthly, quarterly and annual team member recognition parties
Discounted day care
Tuition reimbursement
Live! leadership development program
Free continuing education classes onsite and online
Opportunity for advancement

Live! Casino is an equal employment opportunity employer. We will recruit, hire, train, and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected status under local, state, or federal law.

The Company will make employment decisions that further the principle of equal employment opportunity. The Company will ensure that promotion decisions are in accord with principles of equal employment opportunity by imposing only valid and nondiscriminatory requirements for promotional opportunities.

Applicants are subject to the requirements of employment by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board.


Source: Job Listings at Live! Casino·Hotel

This week’s On the Market features opportunities at Public Health Management Corporation, American Friends Service Committee, The Foundation for Delaware County, Campus Philly and more.

Public Health Management Corporation — one of the largest and most comprehensive public health organizations in the nation — has five job openings:

Fulltime interviewer — the Research & Evaluation Group at Public Health Management Corporation (R&E Group) is seeking someone to conduct survey data collection and reporting activities, while fostering strong working relationships between the project team and participants. The interviewer will work on small teams evaluating the outcomes for various grant-funded projects to improve the health related-outcomes of participants.

Psychiatrist/associate medical director — will provide leadership in psychiatric services in PHMC’s Health Services and Behavioral Health Services division. The candidate will provide direct clinical services as well as ensure that clinical services are integrated into each client’s overall treatment plan, consistent with the program model of care or services. The position provides an opportunity to practice addiction psychiatry across diverse settings and contribute to the cutting edge of integrated medicine.

Certified medical assistant — performs a wide variety of duties and responsibilities in a manner that places emphasis on quality of care and customer service. The MA/MR works collaboratively with all Clinical services staff in support of direct patient services, exhibiting flexibility and positive attitude. Patients are the key priority in this position requiring the MA/MR to serve as a point of contact, in an environment which promotes patient comfort and trust.

Turning Points for Children community umbrella agency case manager — Turning Points for Children, an affiliate of PHMC, seeks an individual with extensive experience in human services case management work at the full performance level. An employee in this position performs a variety of counseling, referral, placement and/or adoptive functions related to services for children and youth. This work requires the employee to perform social service functions of an advanced nature involving independent judgment and a significant understanding and application of professional principles and CUA standards.

Special education teacher — This position is responsible for the instruction of educational programs and curricula for exceptional students at Fairwold Academy. The Special Education Teacher develops and implements the Individual Education Plan (IEP) for each student and collaborates with members of the instructional team in the planning and implementation of behavioral and academic interventions and supports to ensure students receive a quality educational program.

Source: On the market: 24 openings across the nonprofit sector – Generocity Philly

Philadelphia is seeing strong demand for technicians’ skills. Read on for the latest job market trends, including which companies are hiring and what they’re looking for.

Local technicians also came in third in terms of local employers adding new jobs by occupation. In the past month, 176 companies listed open jobs for Philadelphia-based workers in the industry.

Top companies seeking local technicians include Optical Systems, Vybe Urgent Care and Aimco. According to a recent job opening posted by Aimco, “Aimco is a publicly traded real estate Investment trust, who provides quality apartment homes to our residents in twenty key markets across the United States.”

Jobs posted by Optical Systems in the past month in the area also included engineersmanufacturing engineers and supervisors, while Vybe Urgent Care was hiring medical assistantsphysicians and receptionists, and Aimco sought managers.

Source: Hot job skills: Technicians in demand in Philadelphia | Hoodline

UPS is expanding in Pennsylvania and bringing 1,700 full-time jobs.

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) — UPS is expanding in Pennsylvania and bringing 1,700 full-time jobs.

The shipping company announced a $1.4 billion commitment to the state, creating a new super hub in Harrisburg, and three sorting and distribution centers.

One of those sites is planned for the Old Budd Plant on Red Lion Road in Northeast Philadelphia.

“UPS is grateful for the strong relationship we continue to build with the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. We are excited to bring new jobs to Pennsylvania and we are committed to engaging in the communities where we are expanding our operations,” said Juan Perez, UPS Chief Information and Engineering Officer.

The facility will feature automated scanning, sorting and conveyor technology to improve delivery time.

Source: UPS’ $1.4 billion expansion in Pennsylvania includes new Philadelphia warehouse