Job recruitment Thursday at South Valley WorkSource

NowHiringPALMDALE – The city of Palmdale will host a special job recruitment tomorrow for a large Rail Manufacturing Company coming to Palmdale.

The job recruitment event starts at 10 a.m. sharp on Thursday, Sept. 19 at the South Valley WorkSource Center (SVWSC), located at 38510 Sierra Highway in Palmdale.

The SVWSC team is currently recruiting for a Master Scheduler position. The post requires veteran experience using Primavera P6 Professional Project Management Software, and experience working in a manufacturing environment is preferred. Applicants must also pass a background check.

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.

Resumes can also be emailed to

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.)