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Several New Job Announcements

Companies across the USA are hiring fast and furious. Here are some clips from the newswires.

BAE Systems Announces $45.5 Million Expansion in Huntsville, Alabama

BAE Systems, the third-largest defense contractor in the world, is expanding its operations in Huntsville, Alabama, with a $45.5 million project that is expected to create hundreds of new jobs over the coming years.

The company’s multi-phase growth plan includes the immediate expansion of its offices on Discovery Drive and the development of a new state-of-the-art manufacturing and office space facility in the Cummings Research Park. Work at the site will consist of new programs and existing business, including the design, development, and manufacturing of precision munitions and aircraft survivability technology. The increased capacity will enable the company to execute on its commitments to customers while positioning it to address surging demand for key products within its Electronic Systems business.

DICKS OPENING STORES IN VIRGINIA and COLORADO

DICK'S Sporting Goods the largest U.S.-based, full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will be opening two new DICK'S Sporting Goods stores in July. 

Grand Opening weekend celebrations will be held for stores in the following cities:

DICK'S Sporting Goods – July 2018 Grand Openings

City/State

Store Location

Grand Opening Celebration Dates

Richmond, VA

Willow Lawn

1601 Willow Lawn Drive

Richmond, VA 23230

July 13 through July 15

Fort Collins, CO

Foothills

205 E. Foothills Parkway

Fort Collins, CO 80525

July 20 through July 22

With these new stores opening, DICK'S will now have 728 DICK'S Sporting Goods stores nationwide in 47 states. The new DICK'S locations will bring approximately 130 collective jobs to two communities through the hiring of full-time, part-time and temporary associates for these stores.

MINNEAPOLIS GETTING 500 TOPGOLF JOBS

Global sports entertainment leader Topgolf® today announced hiring plans for its 46th location, which will open fall 2018. Approximately 500 new jobs have been posted online at topgolf.com/careers, and MISSION: Ambition auditions begin in three weeks.

ALBUQUERQUE GETTING 150 CUSTOMER SERVICE JOBS

Sitel Group, a leading global customer experience management provider that delivers more than 2.5 million customer experiences every day, announced today that it will be immediately hiring 150 full-time associates to support a new Sitel Group client – a leader in the Communications industry.

Those interested in applying can visit the contact center at 4420 The 25 Way at 9am, 11am, or 2pm Monday-Friday for a tour and job preview, or apply online at jobs.sitel.com  and enter the keyword "Albuquerque" to begin the application process.

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BrandYourself, a platform that provides software and services to help businesses and individuals clean up their online reputations, has launched new machine learning-powered features to help consumers identify and remove risk factors that could hurt their career prospects. The software also helps consumers build a strong personal brand that leads to career opportunities. The new iteration of the platform scans a user's entire online presence, assigning an overall Reputation Score while identifying harmful risk factors across social media posts, images and Google results.  

BrandYourself also has a range of in-house managed services for both consumers and businesses. Key offerings include: Personal branding services for individuals, negative search result suppression services for both individuals and businesses, and, a Review Management and a Glassdoor Review Management Program aimed at maintaining a proactive reputation for companies. The team's experts are made up of 50+ employees located in both the NYC and Lancaster, PA company offices.

You can get a free Reputation Report with your Reputation Score here - brandyourself.com. The premium version of the software is available for $99/year. Information about their services can also be found on the site.