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Hiring in Milwaukee

It may appear that Milwaukee's hourly staffing search never ends. When traditional procedures are used, a significant amount of time is almost always lost. Better options are available in the Milwaukee area. 

In the following section, resources can assist you in finding hourly work. We've included some city information that you might find useful. You will also learn how to improve your recruitment process immediately, both online and locally. Continue reading to find out more.

Milwaukee City Overview

Milwaukee's population is approximately 590,000 people. Milwaukee is well-known for its fantastic breweries, as well as its major league baseball team, the Brewers, and a plethora of museums. It is conveniently located for both tourists and locals, but it is also a great place for everyday workers looking for jobs in the hospitality and brewery scene sectors, thanks to its thriving restaurant industries. With so many people in the area, a company should have no trouble finding skilled hourly labor.

With an unemployment rate of 5%, there should be a large number of people looking for hourly work. If you're looking to hire in Milwaukee, you should have a large pool of candidates to choose from. Because so many young professionals are flocking to Milwaukee to enjoy the fantastic lake views and vibrant brewery scene, the demand for hourly workers has increased.

Milwaukee Businesses

Manufacturing and technology are the two most important industries in Milwaukee. While these businesses prefer to hire employees, the city's brewery and restaurant scene is large and a huge draw to hourly workers every day, and the city desperately needs more hourly workers.

Hiring Resources in Milwaukee

Because Milwaukee is one of Wisconsin's most populous cities, it's no surprise that some of the best local jobs in Wisconsin are available. Many are tailored to specific industries. Milwaukeejobs.com, for example, is a fantastic local resource for those looking for work in the Milwaukee area.

You can also try posting ads in local newspapers, such as:

Hiring Resources Online

Employees are being recruited via the Internet in Milwaukee and elsewhere. We've put together a list of helpful resources to help you get started. Indeed.com, for example, can connect you with tens of thousands of job seekers in Milwaukee.

Additional resources include:

See who is already posting jobs and hiring in  Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Applications
1164
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Jobcase, My Job Helper, Talent, Snagajob, Recruit Net
Team Member (TM) for Jamba - Milwaukee in Milwaukee. This is a description.

*****$500 Hiring Bonus Available!!!  Additional $/Hour Available through tipping.  Average employee makes an additional $2-$3/hour from tips on top of market competitive hourly base rate.  Speak to Hiring Manager for details*****


Primary Role: Team members are responsible ...Read more

Applications
637
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 Auntie Anne's / Jamba in Milwaukee. This is a description.

Are you ready for a Whirl’d Class Job at Jamba? Then join our smoothie squad! 


Why go to work when you can come to Jamba! If you are an energetic and ambitious individual looking for a career ...Read more

Applications
201
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 Burger King in South Milwaukee. This is a description.

The Team Member is responsible for providing exceptional guest service while working closely with the Restaurant Managers and other Team Members to maintain operational standards and procedures. This position operates under the direction of the General Manager, Assistant Managers, ...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
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) - Get paid instantly! for Clipboard Health in Milwaukee. This is a description.

There is demand right now for CNAs to join our marketplace for nurses! You can be working as early as tomorrow! Joining today means getting access to premium shifts that typical agencies and recruiters ...Read more

Applications
175
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Trovit, Jobcase, My Job Helper, Talent, Snagajob, Recruit Net
Shift Manager (SM) for Jamba - Milwaukee in Milwaukee. This is a description.

*****$1000 Hiring Bonus Available!!!  Additional $/Hour Available through tipping.  Average employee makes an additional $2-$3/hour from tips on top of market competitive hourly base rate.  Speak to Hiring Manager for details*****


Primary Role:
A Shift Manager is ...Read more

Applications
125
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Monster, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Trovit, Jobcase, My Job Helper, Talent, Snagajob, Recruit Net
Crew Member for Dairy Queen in Menomonee Falls. This is a description.

We strive to create positive memories for all our fans so we are looking for a positive, energetic Crew Member/Chill Staff who are passionate about the Dairy Queen brand and delivering exceptional customer (fan) service. If you enjoy working ...Read more

Applications
104
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Monster, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Trovit, Jobcase, My Job Helper, Talent, Snagajob, Recruit Net
Cleaner for Auntie Anne's / Jamba in Milwaukee. This is a description.
Main Responsibilities of a Cleaner/Janitor:

● Keep buildings in a clean condition
● Perform all heavy-duty cleaning
● Perform regular maintenance activities
● Engage in repair activities when needed

Cleaner/Janitor Description:

We are looking for an experienced ...Read more
Applications
100
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Monster, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Trovit, Jobcase, My Job Helper, Talent, Snagajob, Recruit Net
Kitchen Team Member for The HoneyBaked Ham Co & Cafe in Wauwatosa. This is a description.

Our Values really do guide us - Serve Others and Do The Right Thing mean that the safety of our associates is at the heart of all our decisions. During these times, we've made a ...Read more

Applications
61
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Monster, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Trovit, Jobcase, My Job Helper, Talent, Snagajob, Recruit Net
Contract Delivery Driver - Pay Twice Weekly - Flexible Schedule for DeliverThat in Milwaukee. This is a description.

DeliverThat was founded by drivers, for drivers. Our mission is to provide larger commissions, stronger relationships, and a platform where YOU are not just a “number”.


DeliverThat is seeking independent contract delivery ...Read more

Applications
55
Job boards
Posted on Indeed, Monster, Google, Glassdoor, ZipRecruiter, Facebook, Jooble, Jobisjob, Post Job Free, Trovit, Jobcase, My Job Helper, Talent, Snagajob, Recruit Net
Certified Caregiver - Get paid instantly! for Clipboard Health in Milwaukee. This is a description.

There is demand right now for Certified Caregivers to join our marketplace for nurses! You can be working as early as tomorrow! Joining today means getting access to premium shifts that typical agencies and recruiters don’t ...Read more

Frequently Asked Questions about hiring in Milwaukee

What is the best way to find and hire in Milwaukee near me?
Online job boards are the best place to find qualified Milwaukee applicants. Employers posting their Milwaukee jobs on Indeed get about 10 applications from that board on average.
Which job boards should I post on to find Milwaukee applicants?
You should post to multiple job boards at once. The most successful job postings for Milwaukee 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 Milwaukee positions.
What's the best way to communicate with applicants looking for a role in Milwaukee?
SMS has 84% open rates which is higher than phone call or Email. Text to hire today!
Is it OK to text Milwaukee job applicants?
Hourly paid workers are actually more engaged when texting about jobs. We have found that text messages are 168% 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 Milwaukee 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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The Brass Tap
Baskin Robbins
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Burger King
Burger King
Jamba - Milwaukee
iHop
Clipboard Health
Jersey Mike's
Moe's Southwest Grill
Tropical Smoothie Cafe
Dairy Queen
Infinite Vapor
The HoneyBaked Ham Co & Cafe
DeliverThat
Auntie Anne's / Jamba