Summer jobs are still available, but why not turn these opportunities into something more permanent?
With wages still down and service sector jobs on the rise, the first company, Hilton is a great employment opportunity as it offers a great combination of benefits and a steady income. The company has also made a big commitment to hiring veterans, and you know I’m a big fan of that!
HILTON WORLDWIDE – a global hospitality company with more than 685,000 rooms in 92 countries and territories.
*Globally, expects to hire 100,000 members this year. Currently has approximately 5,500 openings in the U.S. and will add 1,800 in 2014
*Top Jobs: front desk, housekeeping, food & beverage, customer service, operations
*Find more information here
GE (GENERAL ELECTRIC) – a diversified infrastructure and finance company that operates in the energy, technology, infrastructure, capital finance, consumer and industrial sectors
*Company has more than 2,000 jobs posted at any one point in time in the U.S and says about 15% of its 2,000 jobs posted in the U.S. are hourly
*Top Jobs: engineering, manufacturing, and services
*Actively hires at most major locations across the U.S., but its highest rates of hire are currently concentrated in southern Connecticut; Houston; Cincinnati; San Ramon, Calif.; and Chicago
*Was named Fortune's World's Most Admired Companies in 2014
*Find more information here and on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and YouTube
HAND & STONE MASSAGE AND FACIAL SPA – massage spa that offers expert massage, facial and waxing services
*Currently has +280 openings listed on its website
*Top Jobs: managers, spa associates, massage therapists, and estheticians
*Hiring all across the U.S. but particularly in the Northeast and these states: New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Florida, Virginia, Texas, Colorado, Illinois, Washington and Arizona
*Spa associates receive hourly pay and commission ($8.50 - $10/hr); Managers receive a salary & bonus program with vacation and health benefits; Massage therapists and estheticians are paid a percentage of the services they provide (approximately 33%) plus gratuity
*Find more information go here
ARISE VIRTUAL SOLUTIONS – a work-at-home business process outsourcing company
*Will have approximately 28,000 available work-from-home opportunities through the end of the year
*Top Jobs: Customer service, technical support, sales
*Can work as many hours as you like, average employee works 17-18 hours per week, but some work 80-100
*Income can range $9-$30 per hour depending on department and hours worked
*Available across the U.S. but focusing our sourcing efforts on Arizona, Michigan, North Carolina, Texas and Virginia
*Clients include Staples, Carnival Cruise Lines, AAA, and Orkin
*Find out more information here
BUFFALO WINGS & RINGS – sports restaurant franchise concept that offers signature chicken wings, burgers, gyros, specialty salads and sandwiches
*Plans to open five to six new locations this year. With each new location comes 40-48 new hires, which brings around 250-280 new hires this year
*Top Jobs: restaurant managers and hourly associates (servers, bartenders, hosts, line cooks)
*Looking to hire in the greater Cincinnati Area, South Texas, Florida
*Find more information here
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. Click here for more information on Cheryl Casone.