COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Stores in Colorado and across the country are hiring thousands of employees to keep up with increased demand during the coronavirus pandemic.
The move comes as Gov. Jared Polis ordered other types of businesses to temporarily close or adjust services to help slow the spread of the virus.
Here’s a look at some businesses that are hiring:
Amazon is hiring another 1,000 employees in Colorado as the company sees increased demand due to the coronavirus pandemic.
CVS plans to immediately fill 50,000 full-time, part-time, and temporary positions across the country. Positions will include store associates, home delivery drivers, distribution center employees, and member/customer service professionals. Apply online at jobs.cvshealth.com.
Safeway is immediately hiring in-store employees, delivery drivers, and distribution center employees. There are more than 1,000 openings across Colorado, Wyoming, South Dakota, Nebraska, and New Mexico. To apply, visit careersatsafeway.com or inquire with the store director at your local Safeway.
Tek Experts is actively hiring for its Colorado Springs location. The global IT support company is offering employees remote training and temporary telework opportunities. Visit tek-experts.com to apply.
The U.S. Air Force Academy has many facilities that are still open and actively hiring. Visit usafa.edu/employment for details.
Walmart is hiring 150,000 new employees nationwide to work in stores, clubs, distribution centers, and fulfillment centers. They’re implementing a new process to dramatically expedite hiring for key roles, such as cashiers and stockers. To apply, visit careers.walmart.com.
If your southern Colorado business is hiring right now, let us know by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.