October 7, 2022


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Boeing to host Yakima Valley positions function on July 19 | Enterprise

A job recruiting session with officials from Boeing is scheduled Tuesday at the South Central WorkSource facility in Union Gap — the initially time the aircraft production organization has visited the Yakima location to recruit workers.

The “meet and greet” hiring occasion is from noon to 3 p.m. Tuesday at the WorkSource Yakima web page at 1205 Ahtanum Generate, Boeing officials reported in a Wednesday information launch. The WorkSource building is just south of Costco in the small business park at the corner of Ahtanum and Extensive Fibre streets.

“Interested candidates are encouraged to attend the function to meet up with employing managers, study more about Boeing packages and open positions, and utilize for work,” the information launch stated. “Sign-on bonuses and relocation are also offered for many positions. Boeing teammates will also be offered to share guidelines and tips for attendees’ résumés and how to very best emphasize their transferable expertise to get seen.”

The party is totally free to the community, and attendees are questioned to provide copies of their resume, explained Amy Martinez, CEO of the South Central Workforce Council.

“Boeing has oppor-tunities in engineering, producing, good quality, supply chain and cybersecurity,” Martinez claimed. “This is a opportunity to meet Boeing’s team, understand about their programs and open up positions, and gain insight into how best to spotlight your transferable competencies and get noticed.”

The Yakima pay a visit to is portion of a Boeing “jobs tour” across the condition, region and region this summertime. The career situations, detailed at employment.boeing.com/situations, include things like open to the community situations in Spokane (Monday), Olympia (July 25), El Segundo, Calif. (July 26), and Vancouver (July 28). Invitation-only employing gatherings are scheduled in New Orleans (Saturday), Everett (Wednesday), Seattle (July 22-23) and Portland. (July 29).

Boeing spokesman Jim Proulx wrote in an e mail to the Yakima Herald-Republic that Tuesday’s party is the initially time the enterprise has brought its “career roadshow” to Yakima.

“As our sector recovers from the pandemic, Boeing is actively choosing skilled and early-profession engineering, production, fabrication and high quality pros to fill a selection of roles in Washington,” Proulx wrote. “Boeing has been functioning in Washington for 106 a long time and is happy to guidance additional than 55,000 positions, and we search ahead to continuing to increase our staff.”

Proulx famous that Boeing has task openings throughout the country, as properly as its amenities across Washington, which includes Moses Lake.

“Attendees to this satisfy-and-greet party can master far more about the prospects in the course of the condition of Washington,” he wrote. “Boeing delivers onsite, remote and hybrid get the job done selections relying on function and business will need, as very well as relocation offers offered on numerous of our open positions located at positions.boeing.com.”

He touted the fork out and reward offer their workers acquire, such as aggressive compensation, in depth health care and wellness added benefits, generous compensated time off, a best-rated 401K, and tuition help, amid other benefits.

WorkSource is a statewide partnership of condition, nearby and nonprofit agencies that supplies an array of work and coaching products and services to task seekers in Washington condition at no charge. For more information and facts, go to southcentralwdc.com.