Job recruitment event set for Aug. 12, 13 & 14

NowHiringPALMDALE – The City of Palmdale will host a job recruitment next week for a large new employer coming to Palmdale. The three-day event will be held Monday, Aug. 12, Tuesday, Aug. 13 and Wednesday Aug. 14 at 10 a.m. sharp held at the South Valley WorkSource Center (SVWSC), located at 38510 Sierra Highway in Palmdale.

Available positions include (click position for more details.):

All interested applicants must arrive on time, bring an updated resume and be dressed professionally.

Only those individuals who meet the minimum requirements will be invited to complete an application. For detailed descriptions of each position, visit the City of Palmdale’s Web site,, and click on the Job Recruitment story on the homepage.

The ideal candidates must have a clean background and possess a valid Passport, as training will be outside of the country. It is imperative that all candidates meet the minimum requirements detailed in the job description(s).

For more information, contact Carole Evans at 661-265-7421 or Kari Blackburn at 661-267-5125.

The South Valley WorkSource Center (SVWSC) brings job seekers and employers together for no-cost placement and recruitment services and offers a host of vital workforce development programs and services to the community. Job seekers receive career counseling, assistance securing interviews and employment opportunities, and access to workshops, skills training, computers and job search tools. Businesses receive specialized screening and recruitment services. The center functions to reduce unemployment and positively impact the community through the power of work.

The no-cost services offered at the SVWSC are provided through the Federal Workforce Investment Act (WIA) and the City of Palmdale. The WIA provides the framework for a national workforce preparation and employment system. Programs authorized by WIA are provided at the local level to individuals in need of those services, including job seekers, dislocated workers, youth, incumbent workers, veterans, new entrants to the workforce, persons with disabilities and employers.

The City of Palmdale has contracted with Goodwill Southern California (GSC) as the operating agency for the South Valley WorkSource Center.

(Information via press release from the City of Palmdale.)