PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) - The COVID-19 pandemic is creating unprecedented financial emergencies and uncertainty for more and more families. Since March 14th, Arizona has processed 118,412 claims for unemployment.
In response, Arizona’s Family is partnering with local companies for our “Get That Gig Virtual Job Fair.” For our third week in a row, Arizona's Family will be hosting "Get That Gig Virtual Job Fair." On Thursday, April 9, from 6 a.m. to 8 a.m. and from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., job seekers will have the opportunity to apply for immediately available positions. Applicants can view opportunities, interact with employers and put in an application in one easy location. Positions vary from medical, construction, retail and banking to work from home opportunities that pay up to $40/hour.
During the job fair hours, just click on the Facebook Live links for a company listed below.
Additionally, please prepare yourself. Watch the video below.
Virtual Job Fair
- When: Thursday, April 2, 2020
- Facebook Times: 6 a.m. to 8 a.m., and 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
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.