PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) -- Businesses across the state have announced temporary closures to combat the spread of coronavirus. While that does help public health, some employees are now scrambling to make ends meet.
Essential businesses like grocery stores and those in health care are staying open and are now hiring to help with the extra workload and to fill in the gaps for those who are sick, staying home with children or are quarantined.
We've put together a list of local businesses that are currently hiring:
BBVA Banks - Currently, BBVA is hiring people with sales, customer service, and cash-handling experience.
Desert Financial Credit Union - The bank has 42 open positions right now.
Voya Financial - Hiring for over 25 positions their new 150,000 sq. foot facility in Chandler. Voya Financial's goal is to hire 25 new employees per month. Open positions include customer service representatives, contact center manager, contact center director, plan manager, and claims consultants. Apply at corporate.voya.com/careers.
Criminal Justice Jobs, Security Officers
Allied Universal Security Company - Hiring professional security guards, account managers, receptionists, and dispatchers.
Arizona Department of Corrections - ADC is currently hiring 1,000 correctional officers.
Arizona Department of Juvenile Corrections - AZDJC is looking to fill the following positions: Corrections officers, teachers, RNs, LPNs, psychiatrist, food service supervisor, HVAC, janitor, psychiatrist, psychology associate, training officer. Submit Resume by emailing AZDJC and be sure to include the position you are acquiring about in the subject line.
Axon - Formerly known as Taser, Axon is headquartered in Scottsdale. They have over 85 job openings in Arizona including accounting and finance, information technology and systems, software engineering, operations (quality assurance and supply chain), people operations and sales. Apply at axon.com/careers.
Gila River Police Department - Hiring police officers and police detectives. Hourly pay for police officers is $24.11/hour and hourly pay for police detectives is $26.46/hour.
Mesa Police - Hiring police officers and dispatchers. Applications due by April 20 for testing on May 9. Mesa Police is having a virtual job fair on their Facebook page on Thursday, April 16 at 10 a.m. to answer your questions about working for the Mesa Police Department. For more information, contact a recruiter at JoinMPD@mesaaz.gov
Pinal County Sheriff's Office - PCSO is currently hiring for dispatchers, deputies and detention officers.
Anderson Security - They are hiring security officers at various locations.
Securitas Security Firm - Securitas Security Services North America has announced that it is actively hiring 38 open positions.
Team Security - Hiring 30 open positions.
Grocery Stores, Convenience Stores & Pharmacies
AJ's - AJ's is looking for workers who have may have been laid off amid the coronavirus outbreak.
Albertson's - Hiring immediately. You can apply online or at your local store with the store director.
Basha's - Hiring immediately.
Circle K - Circle K is looking to fill 2,800 openings at stores across Arizona. They are hiring for the following positions: store associates, assistant managers and store managers in a variety of locations. If you have a question, email their HR manager.
CVS Health - CVS Health is looking to fill almost 700 openings in Arizona.
Dollar General - Dollar General to hire up to 50,000 new employees nationwide to support operations.
Food City - Food City is hiring at a variety of locations for people who have been affected by either cut of hours or closure of the workplace. If interested, you are encouraged to contact your local Food City location.
Fry's Food Stores - Fry's is looking for workers immediately to deal with the increased demand. Works will help keep stores stocked with food and other household essentials.
Safeway - Hiring immediately. You can apply online or at your local store with the store director.
Sprouts - Sprouts is hiring 350 positions in Arizona. Additionally, Sprouts’ Phoenix Store Support office, and Glendale distribution center have 30 open jobs. Positions range from hourly part-time roles to core management roles. All interested candidates may apply either online at sprouts.com/careers or by texting the word “careers” to 480-800-8056. Sprouts is not encouraging walk-in applications at this time.
Target - Target is hiring 250 positions throughout Arizona. Looking to fill all roles to keep up with the demand. You can apply in-store on their kiosk or on the Target website.
WinCo - WinCo has immediate openings to assist customers and restock shelves. You can apply at your local WinCo or online.
Health Care, Hospitals, Home Health, Child Safety
Arion Care Solutions - Hiring life skills aides, personal care aides, and in-home caregivers who work one-on-one with kids and adults who have physical and developmental disabilities. The salary range is $12.51-$15.00/hour. Email Arion at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Arizona Department of Child Safety - Hiring child safety specialists.
Arizona Department of Economic Security - Hiring caregivers and case managers among other positions.
AZTEC - AZTEC serves people with developmental disabilities in residential settings as well as day programs, They are hiring instructors to work directly with these individuals.
Banner Health - Hiring for 900 clinical positions, holding virtual interviews for medical assistants and patient financial services representatives.
Devoted Guardians Home Care - Currently hiring experienced Caregivers to keep up with the high demand to care for seniors in need right now. Our Caregivers help seniors in their private home by assisting them with grocery shopping, meal preparation, bathing assistance, light housekeeping, providing companionship, transportation and errands, medication reminders, and much more. Apply at devotedguardians.com/careers or by texting "Start" to 480-725-1414.
Home Assist Health - They currently have 100 open positions including caregiver, direct care worker and direct care worker DDD.
Home Care Assistance - They are actively searching for workers to help meet the increased demand to care for the elderly in their homes.
Homesite - Filling nine positions including customer solutions agent, licensing analyst, claims associates and planning analysts.
HonorHealth - They are looking to fill 500 openings for nurses, patient care technicians, housekeepers, food services, respiratory therapists, and laboratory technicians.
ResCare - Hiring 20 positions in the Phoenix-metro area including caregivers, direct support professionals, home health aides, payroll specialists and branch support managers.
Terros Health - Hiring for more than 70 open positions. The pay range is wide – some positions start at $13+ per hour and others (registered nurse) are significantly higher. Terros Health also offers a full range of benefits. Apply at terroshealth.org/careers.
Southwest Human Development - Hiring 20 positions for family support specialists, Head Start teachers and teacher assistants, pediatric specialists, infant/toddler psychologists, development coaches and administrative assistants.
Southwest Key Programs - Hiring numerous positions throughout Arizona including, youth care workers, bilingual case managers, clinicians.
Sun Health - Hiring RNs, LPNs, nurse supervisors, health services nurses, CNAs, certified caregivers, EMTs.
Urgent Home Care - Hiring at-home caretakers, making meals and running errands for seniors.
ValleyLife - Provides services to people with developmental and cognitive disabilities.
Valleywise Health - The Maricopa County system of hospitals and health centers is looking to hire more than 200 positions.
Shipping Services, Drivers, Assembly Line, Warehouse Jobs
Amazon- Amazon is looking to hire 235 workers in Arizona to keep up with Amazon's demand for supplies and deliveries. You can apply online on their website.
Cavco Industries Incorporated - Hiring line assembly positions. The salary range is $13.50-$15.00/hour plus bonus opportunities.
Core-Mark - Core-Mark is looking for full-time warehouse workers, Class A CDL Drivers and driver helpers.
Manpower - The company has several immediate hirings, including warehouse workers.
Pacific Scientific EMC - Hiring Mechanical Assemblers and Material Handlers.
Pepsi - Pepsi is hiring positions in Arizona.
Procter & Gamble - Hiring multiple positions including manufacturing plant technician.
Retail Odyssey - The Retail Odyssey Company is hiring associates nationwide to provide in-store, warehouse and distribution support to Kroger (Fry's), who are working to keep products available to shoppers during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Two Men and a Truck - Hiring movers and drivers.
Pizza Places, Bakeries, Delis
Cafe Valley Bakery - Hiring for 100 positions with open interviews every Thursday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at 7000 W. Buckeye Road.
Domino's Pizza - Domino's is looking to hire 150 team members across 80 stores in the Phoenix-area.
Jet's Pizza - Jet's Pizza is looking to hire restaurant and bar workers, teachers and other individuals who have been impacted by any layoffs during the outbreak as delivery drivers. It pays between $13 and $16 an hour along with mileage and tips. If you are interested, you can apply online or at your nearby location.
Papa Johns - Papa Johns is looking to hire 145 open positions in Arizona.
Rinaldi's Deli - Looking for a breakfast short-order cook and deli counter help with deli experience. Call 480-607-3354 and ask for John.
Upper Crust Bakery - The Phoenix pastry shop is offering full-time and part-time work, including production shifts and sanitation shifts. Call 602-255-0464 for more information.
Plumbers, Electricians, Maintenance Workers, Pest Control
Brewer Companies - They are looking to fill 63 positions including service plumbers and front desk receptionists.
Burns Pest Elimination - Hiring for pest control technicians and bird/rodent trappers.
Canyon State Electric - This company has 24 open positions including office manager, administrative assistant, payroll specialist, senior project manager, project manager, electric general foreman, journeyman electrician, electrician, fire alarm technician, and fire alarm installer.
Shelton Residential - Hiring maintenance technicians and supervisors.
Super Electric - They have 10 openings for concierge associates and installer electricians.
Microsoft - Microsoft is hiring for 17 positions in Arizona. You can apply online at their website.
HealthEquity - This software firm based in Tempe is looking to add 100 full-time jobs. Start dates as early as April.
GoDaddy - GoDaddy is hiring over 35 positions throughout the valley - Tempe, Scottsdale and Gilbert offices. Open positions include inbound and outbound sales, finance manager, and others. Apply at careers.godaddy.com
PDS Tech - PDS is hiring numerous positions.
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - Hiring 25 positions including engineers, administrative assistants, auditors, analysts, realty specialists, attorney, biologist, and financial specialist. Got questions? Email SPB-Careers@usace.army.mil.
Zovio - Hiring enrollment advisers and coaches, student success coaches, advertising analyst, call center analyst, Salesforce architect and information systems security engineer. Got questions? Email human resources.
Aires LLC - Hiring direct support professional and program manager.
All City Towing - Hiring for fleet managers, fleet mechanics, drivers and administrative positions.
Alliance Property Management - This company is hiring in Fountain Hills, Glendale, Mesa, Peoria, Phoenix, Scottsdale, and Tempe for business managers, assistant business managers, service technicians, sales associates, and regulatory compliance administrators.
Cable One - They have dozens of open positions throughout Arizona right now.
Cenlar FSB - Hiring 250 positions for both call center and non-call center positions.
Cyracom International - They currently have 60 open positions and are looking to hire people who are bilingual in numerous languages. English must be one of the two languages an applicant is proficient in.
Edge Building Services - This is a local commercial cleaning company that is hiring across the Valley.
Lowe's - The home improvement store is hiring for 120 positions throughout Arizona.
Outschool - Teachers on Outschool teach remotely. They also set their own rate per student – typically it’s around $10 per hour per student. Outschool touts teachers can make up to $40/hour.
PacSci EMC - This company manufactures parts for the Department of Defense, NASA, and law enforcement agencies. They are hiring mechanical assemblers and material handlers.
The Mint Dispensary - Hiring dozens of people in the Valley to fill a variety of retail and administrative positions at its three different locations in Tempe, Mesa and north Phoenix. Due to stay-at-home restrictions, applicants are encouraged to email a cover letter and resume to: Jobs@TheMintDispensary.com.
Triton Technologies - Triton is looking to hire as many as 100 work-from-home sales agents.
U-Haul - According to U-Haul's website, they're hiring more than a hundred positions in Arizona.
Valor Global Services - Hiring 300 customer service representatives in Arizona.