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YourAZJobs: Ring in new year with job fairs at Wells Fargo, others

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Posted: Sunday, December 30, 2012 1:45 pm | Updated: 11:28 am, Fri Jan 3, 2014.

Looking to ring in the new year with a new job?

Two of the Valley’s oldest and largest companies are kicking off 2013with job fairs aimed at placing a number of qualified candidates in full-time positions in early January.

Wells Fargo, the largest bank in Arizona and the oldest continuously-operating company in the state, will host a two-day job fair Jan. 9-10 at the Phoenix Convention Center.

Wells Fargo is looking to fill open commercial loan underwriter positions, loan document specialists, mortgage consultant telesales and outbound sales specialist openings.

The company has specific instructions on how to apply and secure a spot at the event, so be sure to check out for complete information.

Freeport McMoRan, the state’s second-largest publicly owned company, is still in the planning stages of its own January job fair.

On Thursday, Jan. 3, Freeport will look to fill a bevy of locally-based positions: accountant, buyer, chemist, mineral processing engineers, civil engineer, machinist, process engineer, supply chain lead, compliance specialist, quality engineer, health and safety specialist, and more.

More details can be found online at or at, where potential applicants are asked to pre-register.

One of the firm’s most prominent local projects continues in Miami, located off U.S. 60 near globe, about an hour outside the East Valley. In addition to the openings Freeport will attempt to fill at the upcoming job fair, as well as those on its website (, two positions located in Miami — smelter maintenance supervisor and diagnostic electrician — are currently listed at is the East Valley Tribune’s new home — and your newest resource — for full- and part-time opportunities available now from a host of local industries and companies.

Hesscor Inc., is another local firm looking to fill open positions. Currently, Hesscor has openings for temporary, full-time construction workers for a number of physical labor and building and construction projects. Kentucky-based Commonwealth Hotels is one of a number of hospitality-industry firms with job postings available at

Commonwealth is looking for a full-time director of sales in the Phoenix area, specifically for its aLoft hotel near Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport. Commonwealth operates various properties nationwide under a number of well-known brands, including Marriott, Hyatt, Hilton, aLoft, and more.

Bonworth Ladies Wear’s factory outlet store, is looking for a full-time manager for its Buckhorn Plaza location in Mesa, and a part-time manager for its Power Square location, also in Mesa.

To find any of the positions listed above, head over to and enter your city, the number of miles you’re OK with for a commute and the topics or company names into the fields given.

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