Category Archives: Featured Communities

Amazon looks to the sky for expansion.

SEATTLE — According to The Seattle Times, online retailer Amazon is in talks with Washington-based Boeing to lease 20 of the company’s 767 jets to provide its own delivery service. Amazon declined to comment on the matter. The article cited cargo- ...

UPS packs on holiday jobs in Washington.

WASHINGTON — With the busy holiday season approaching, UPS is hiring in Washington. The delivery service is hiring for about 2,400 people in the state and offering retention bonuses for some jobs at its Redmond and Seattle facilities for seasonal empl ...

USPS has big holiday hiring plans in Seattle.

WASHINGTON — The United States Postal Service (USPS) is hiring for the holidays in Seattle. The mail carrier is seeking to hire 790 people for a variety of seasonal jobs in the Seattle area. To keep up with holiday demand, USPS is offering a number ...

F5 Networks connecting new jobs in Seattle.

SEATTLE — Seattle application delivery networking technology company F5 Networks hired 135 people last quarter, and the good news is, the company is still hiring. F5 plans fill about 100 more jobs before the end of the year. Citing increased demand, co ...

CSA Group puts a new Seattle location to the test.

SEATTLE — Testing, certification and standard development provider CSA Group has opened a new, state-of-the-art laboratory in Seattle. The 17,600-square-foot facility will offer testing and product development services for commercial and residential lig ...

Salesforce expanding its workforce in Bellevue.

BELLEVUE, Wash. — Cloud computing company Salesforce is opening a new, larger office and engineering hub in Bellevue. Though no hiring numbers were given, company officials said the firm would be doubling its workforce in the Seattle area. “Th ...

PLS Logistics Services rolling into Seattle.

SEATTLE — Technology enabled supply chain and freight brokerage service provider PLS Logistics Services is opening a new office in Seattle. The office, which will be the company’s 10th nationwide, is creating 20 jobs. “PLS’ technology ...

Pyramid Analytics raising employment in Bellevue.

BELLEVUE, Wash. — Thanks to $30 million in new investment, Bellevue-based software firm Pyramid Analytics is expanding its operations. The big data company plans to use the funds to add employees, expand its partnerships and grow its business intelligen ...

Health care career training is happening in King County.

KING COUNTY. Wash. — A nonprofit think tank called the Workforce Development Council of Seattle-King County (WDC) has landed a federal grant to help train King County residents for careers in the health care industry. The $9.4 million U.S. Department ...

New Costco store moving jobs into Lynwood.

LYNWOOD, Wash. — A new Costco location has opened in Lynwood near Alderwood Mall. The store will be the warehouse retailer’s first new location in Washington in seven years. Though no jobs numbers were given, Costco stores typically create about ...