Category Archives: Washington

AT&T connecting new jobs in Washington.

WASHINGTON — Landline, wireless and Internet service provider AT&T is hiring for 165 jobs in Washington. The company is seeking 95 customer support specialists in Bothell and 70 retail sales associates at its 43 retail stores throughout the state ...

Modumetal pressing expansion in Seattle.

SEATTLE — Thanks to $33.5 million in new investment, advanced metal maker Modumetal is expanding its operations in Seattle. The company plans to use the funding to enhance production to speed manufacturing and expand its space to grow its product line ...

Remitly expansion paying off with new jobs in Seattle.

SEATTLE — Mobile payments service Remitly is expanding its operations at its headquarters in Seattle. The company, which plans to double its office space, is adding 25 employees by the end of the year. Remitly was launched in 2011 and offers propriet ...

Tech workforce training funds available in Vancouver.

VANCOUVER, Wash. — Thanks to the ProSTEP Employee Training Assistance Fund, IT, software and technology workforce training assistance is being offered to manufacturers and employers in the Vancouver area. The funding is being administered by the South ...

SKöRD processing facility opening in Battle Ground.

BATTLE GROUND, Wash. — Cannabis cultivator SKöRD is opening a new processing facility in Battle Ground. The facility will initially create 10 jobs with the potential for as many as 30 employees as demand grows. Based on retailer demand, the SKöRD pr ...

Planon planning on a new office in Seattle.

SEATTLE — Boston-based Integrated Workplace Management Systems (IWMS) software company Planon has opened an office in Seattle. The expansion will support the company’s West Coast customers with senior level consultants. “Due to growing cus ...

STEP grant stepping up Washington exports.

WASHINGTON — Thanks to a grant from the U.S. Small Business Administration, more of Washington’s small businesses will be able to grow their exports. The $747,000 State Trade and Export Promotion (STEP) Grant, will be used by the Washington Depa ...

Construction jobs building in Washington.

WASHINGTON — According to a new report from the Association of General Contractors of America, the state of Washington added 15,300 construction jobs between July 2014 and July 2015. That was the third most construction jobs added in the nation, behind ...

GoDaddy expansion gets going in Kirkland.

KIRKLAND, Wash. — Internet domain registrar GoDaddy is expanding its operations in Kirkland. The company, which has has grown to 127 employees in Kirkland in the last two years, is moving to a larger space that can accommodate more than 225 workers. To ...

Trupanion barks up a bigger HQ in Seattle.

SEATTLE — Pet insurance company Trupanion is moving its operations to a larger facility in Seattle’s Georgetown neighborhood. The company, which has added 90 employees in the last 18 months, is moving to the larger space to accommodate the continu ...

Washington among nation’s strongest economies.

WASHINGTON — Business news web site Business Insider has cited Washington’s economy as one of the strongest in the nation. The study ranked Washington’s economy as the fifth strongest in the nation. Washington ranked high thanks to the pr ...