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Hiring in Seattle

It may appear that the search for hourly labor in Seattle is never-ending. If old-fashioned methods are used, it is almost certain that crucial time will be lost. There are better options for recruiting in the Seattle area.

Many helpful resources are available in the section below to help you in your quest for hourly workers. We've added some geographical and professional information about the city that you might find useful. You'll also find online and local solutions to assist you improve your recruitment process right away. To find out more, keep reading.

 

Seattle Overview

Seattle has a population of roughly 724,300 people. While it is not the largest city in the United States, its unique blend of city and nature draws people from all walks of life on a daily basis. The city, which is home to giant corporations such as Amazon and Boeing, has a lot to offer in terms of cultural activities, fantastic restaurants, and shopping. It is an excellent place for someone who likes outdoor activities or the hustle and bustle of a metropolis. With so many people in the region, it shouldn't be too difficult for a business to get qualified hourly labor.

In fact, Seattle currently has an unemployment rate of 4.5%. That means you shouldn’t have a hard time finding employees. With Seattle being such a unique city that blends both city life and nature, you shouldn't have a hard time finding skilled and professional hourly workers.

Seattle Businesses

Several successful businesses may be found in Seattle. It is one of the world's most major aerospace centers, as well as the home of numerous technology companies. These industries often employ salaried workers.

With over 630,000 small companies in Washington, many of which are situated in Seattle or the surrounding areas, locating local competent hourly workers should be easy.

 

Hiring Resources in Seattle

Given the city's population, it's no surprise that Seattle has some of the best local job opportunities in the country and with equally great hiring resources. Many of these resources are aimed towards certain industries.

Seattle receives a large number of visitors due to its museums, gorgeous landscape, and good food, allowing for a robust service economy. Poached.com is a fantastic website for anybody looking to hire hourly restaurant workers in Seattle.

You also post ads in local newspapers, such as:

Hiring Resources Online

The Internet is being utilized to recruit employees in Seattle and elsewhere. We offer a plethora of great tools to assist you in this process. Indeed.com, for example, can connect you with tens of thousands of job seekers in Seattle.

Other online resources include:

See who is already posting jobs and hiring in  Seattle, Washington

Applications
1577
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Monster, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Trovit, Jobcase, My Job Helper, Talent, Snagajob, Recruit Net
Team Member for Jamba in Seattle. This is a description.

Guest satisfaction is at the heart of this position. Team Members are responsible for preparing high quality products and empowered to deliver an exceptional guest experience. Team Members perform daily tasks as assigned by the manager in charge. Team members routinely ...Read more

Applications
1036
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Craigslist, Indeed Sponsored, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Trovit, Trovit Singapore
Barista / FOH for Nana's Green Tea in Seattle. This is a description.

We are looking for exceptionally friendly people that fit the below criteria:

- Outgoing, polite, and gracious attitudes towards customers and coworkers alike.
- Ability to work in fast paced/ high volume cafe/restaurant
- Works well in ...Read more

Applications
375
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Monster, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Job Inventory, Trovit, Trovit Singapore, Jobcase, My Job Helper, Talent, Snagajob, Recruit Net
Car Wash Attendant for Mercedes-Benz of Lynnwood in Lynnwood. This is a description.
Mercedes-Benz of Lynnwood is looking for an Full Time Service Porter.

Your responsibilities include:

Washing and vacuuming customer's cars
Keeping the Service Department clean

This is a full time position that will require you to be available to work ...Read more
Applications
249
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Craigslist, Facebook, Jooble, Post Job Free, Trovit, Trovit Singapore
Dishwasher for Nana's Green Tea in Seattle. This is a description.

We are looking for a dishwasher on Mon/Tues/Wed from 11am - 830pm in addition to other shifts. We can offer full time hours to the right person as well!


Duties include:
• Washing dishes (using commercial sink and dishwasher)
...Read more

Applications
193
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Monster, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Trovit, Trovit Singapore, Jobcase, My Job Helper, Talent, Snagajob, Recruit Net
Automotive Sales Consultant for Mercedes-Benz of Lynnwood in Lynnwood. This is a description.

Mercedes-Benz of Lynnwood is looking for Sales and Leasing Consultants. 


You must have automotive sales experience!


We are a family owned and operated business, with a stellar reputation in the Puget Sound. We are proud to ...Read more

Applications
190
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Monster, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Trovit, Jobcase, My Job Helper, Talent, Snagajob, Recruit Net
ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT-HRLY (FULL-TIME OPENINGS) MONDAY - FRIDAY for Compass USA in Redmond. This is a description.
We have full-time and part-time openings at 4344 150th Ave NE Redmond, WA 98052

Job Summary:
> Responsible for clerical functions and administrative support of food service programs.

+ Full-Time Benefits include: Medical, Dental, Vision and ...Read more
Applications
183
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Monster, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Trovit, Jobcase, My Job Helper, Talent, Snagajob, Recruit Net
General Manager for Jamba in Tacoma. This is a description.

The General Manager (GM) is responsible for the day-to-day store operations and business results. The GM is responsible for staffing the store, building sales, managing controllable costs, and labor, consistently delivering top-notch guest service, and role modeling our values and policies. ...Read more

Applications
176
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Monster, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Trovit, Jobcase, My Job Helper, Talent, Snagajob, Recruit Net
Janitor (Night Shift!) for Compass USA in Seattle. This is a description.
Based in Seattle University - 1000 E James Way Seattle, WA 98101
Schedule: F/T: Overnight Monday through Friday, 10:00 p.m. - 6:30 a.m.

Job Summary:
Keeps buildings clean and orderly. Performs heavy cleaning duties, including cleaning floors, shampooing rugs, ...Read more
Applications
174
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Monster, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Trovit, Jobcase, My Job Helper, Talent, Snagajob, Recruit Net
Assistant Manager for Jamba in Tacoma. This is a description.

The Primary role of the Assistant General Manager (AGM) is to develop into a store leader and to be capable of running the store in the absence of a General Manager. An AGM is responsible for supporting the overall shift-level operations, ...Read more

Applications
155
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Monster, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Trovit, Jobcase, My Job Helper, Talent, Snagajob, Recruit Net
JANITOR (FULL-TIME, OVERNIGHT MONDAY - FRIDAY) SEATTLE UNIVERSITY for Compass USA in Seattle. This is a description.
We have full-time and part-time openings at Seattle University - 1000 E James Way Seattle, WA 98122

Job Summary:
> Keeps buildings clean and orderly. Performs heavy cleaning duties, including cleaning floors, shampooing rugs, washing ...Read more

Frequently Asked Questions about hiring in Seattle

What is the best way to find and hire in Seattle near me?
Online job boards are the best place to find qualified Seattle applicants. Employers posting their Seattle jobs on Indeed get about 11 applications from that board on average.
Which job boards should I post on to find Seattle applicants?
You should post to multiple job boards at once. The most successful job postings for Seattle are on Indeed – but on average, employers post to 14 boards at the same time, using tools like Workstream. Publishing to multiple job boards at once helps you get your first applicant in 18 hours on average, which is shorter than the average for Seattle positions.
What's the best way to communicate with applicants looking for a role in Seattle?
SMS has 95% open rates which is higher than phone call or Email. Text to hire today!
Is it OK to text Seattle job applicants?
Hourly paid workers are actually more engaged when texting about jobs. We have found that text messages are 187% better than email at getting an applicant's response. Have a look at Workstream, which automates the process of texting and uses a phone number specifically assigned to your job post so you don’t have to use your personal phone.
Can I use a different phone number to engage Seattle applicants via text message?
Yes, tools such as Workstream provide custom phone numbers that allow employers to engage with applicants through their tool without having to use a personal or business cell phone.

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M5 Partners Inc. dba. Jamba Juice

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Jamba


Currently hiring on Workstream for:

General Manager

Shift Lead

Repair and Maintenance Technician

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