Employment

Clovis event to offer vets jobs, assistance

Several local businesses will line up to give veterans a shot at a job during Military Appreciation Day in Clovis May 17.

AT&T on Valley hiring spree

AT&T is seeking dozens of employees in the Central Valley as part of an effort to meet a growing demand at its stores nationwide.

Government brings up Valley employment

Government led the way in new jobs throughout the Central Valley in February, according to data released by the state Employment Development Department.

Fresno ranks low in youth employment

Employment prospects in Fresno are dismal for young people and not so good for everyone else either, according to a new report by the Brookings Institution.

Valley unemployment up after holidays

The end of the holiday season spelled significant job reductions in the Central Valley in January to the tune of 6,300, according to data released by the state Employment Development Department.

Brandman University in Visalia to host education career fair

Those interested in a career in education are invited to attend a career fair at Brandman University in Visalia on March 12.

Businesses sought for job fair

The Fresno County Department of Social Services is looking for local businesses to participate in its annual job fair taking place March 26 at the Fresno Fairgrounds.

PG&E to focus job training in Fresno

Pacific Gas & Electric Co. will fight unemployment in Fresno County this year as it offers its PowerPathway workforce development program to train job seekers in the region.

Heald College to host job fair

Heald College is hosting a job fair Wednesday that will be open to the public and attended by nearly 40 area employers currently accepting applications.

State: Central Valley adds 9,900 jobs in 2013

Fresno, Kings, Tulare and Madera all gained jobs in 2013, according to the Employment Development Department.The Central San Joaquin Valley added a total of 9,900 jobs in 2013, according to year-end data released by the state Employment Development Department.