This week we are “winging it” and getting into the home improvement, Internet Protocol, and personal training sectors of the US economy.
NAPA AUTO PARTS - automotive replacement parts and accessories retailer.
*Has 700 career opportunities (doesn’t include the 4,800 independently owned stores, so that means there’s even more!)
*Top Jobs: Store Owners (80% of stores independent), Store Managers, Counter Sales, District Sales Managers (product sales representatives), Delivery Drivers
*Plans to open 100 new stores this year across the country
*Offers full benefits to full-time employees. Also hiring part-time, full-time, hourly, and salaried positions.
*Find out more info at: www.napaautojobs.com
HURRICANE GRILL & WINGS – a franchised restaurant chain, best known for its hot wings and its signature sauces.
*Hiring about 420 people by end of March for 7 new restaurant openings. Plan to open an additional 20 new restaurants by the end of the year
*Top Jobs: Managers, wait staff, cooks, and hosts
*Manager salaries can range from $30k to $60k
*Hiring in particular in Elkton, MD, Orange Beach, AL, Minnetonka, MN, Poughkeepsie, NY, Manorville, NY, Houston, TX, and Littleton, CO in next two months.
*There are over 48 locations, including in Arizona, Florida, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Texas
*Named a “10 Great Places to Wing it” by USA Today
*Find out more info at: www.hurricanewings.com
Sears Home Improvement Products - a division of Sears Holdings Co. Generates appointments for sales offices to design projects for customers free of charge.
*Hiring 500+ customer service positions and at least 10+ management positions
*Top Jobs: Customer Service (average pay: $14-$18 an hour), Managers (average pay $50k-$75k + bonus)
*All positions including part-time positions have access to health insurance
*Specifically looking in Dallas, Washington DC, Baltimore, St. Louis, Kansas City, Wichita, Seattle, Salt Lake City
*The company installs Siding, Windows, Doors, Kitchen Remodeling,, Cabinet Re-facing, Countertops, Heating, A/C, Roofing, Flooring, Bathrooms
*Find out more info at: www.searshomeservices.com
TITLE BOXING CLUB - offers total body boxing and kickboxing fitness workouts.
*Anticipates offering opportunities to over 2,500 new team members in 2013 through over 30 clubs across the nation currently under construction
*Top Jobs: Club General Managers, Assistant General Managers, Membership Associates, Boxing Fitness Trainers
*Currently operates in 20 states with nationwide expansion underway. In the first half of 2013, they are entering CA, AZ, NY, NJ, WI, MI, NC, & UT
*TITLE Boxing Club was named one of the fastest growing fitness franchises.
*Find out more info at: www.titleboxingclub.com
TRUE COMMUNICATIONS - a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) and an integrator of leading edge IP based Voice, Video and Data technologies.
*Looking to hire approximately 120 this year
*Top Jobs: Cell Tower Technician (salary is $14-$20 p/h) Network Engineers, Crew Forman, Project Managers (all range from $55k - $70k depending on Certifications and experience)
*Hiring in the Nashville, TN, Phoenix, AZ, Dallas, TX and the New York and New Jersey markets
*As a SDVOSB they are especially looking for former military personnel to hire
*Currently working on projects supporting the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), The Internal Revenue Service (IRS), The Veterans Administration (VA). Also partnered with Verizon and AT&T
*The company specializes in the design and delivery of both wired and wireless technologies including Voice over Internet Protocol, Wireless Data delivery, Tele-Medicine and Energy Automation.
*Find out more info at: www.truecomm.com
Cheryl Casone joined FOX Business Network (FBN) in September 2007 as an anchor. She also serves as a financial contributor on FOX News Channel (FNC), and provides weekly job reports.