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Jobs In Flagstaff AZ

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There are many jobs available throughout the year in Flagstaff. The average unemployment rate is lower in Flagstaff than that of the state of Arizona, and over half of the population of Coconino County is employed. With so many job resources and employment opportunities, Flagstaff is a good place to find a job.

Local Jobs in Flagstaff

There are many local businesses in Flagstaff, and a number of organizations that unite these businesses. Local First Arizona is an organization that supports locally owned businesses in Arizona. Its website provides a directory for each area or county in Arizona, including Flagstaff. Among the thirty-one businesses are restaurants, outdoor shops, and boutiques. Additionally, the Flagstaff Independent Business Alliance is a union of locally owned, independent businesses in Flagstaff. Members of the Flagstaff Independent Business Alliance include businesses that specialize in finance, dining, entertainment, homes, marketing, retail, and personal services.

Common local businesses between Local First Arizona and Members of the Flagstaff Independent Business Alliance are Brandy’s Restaurant and Bakery, RisingHy, Linton Real Estate, Lekka Media Design, PS Printing, Fizzy Bella Bath Boutique, Mountain Sports, Flagstaff Sports Exchange, Gold Wolff Jewelers, Flagstaff Arts Council, and the Noise. The top private employer in Coconino County is Flagstaff Medical Center, and the top public employer is Northern Arizona University.

Flagstaff Resources

Many resources are available for job seekers in Flagstaff, both online and in person. The Arizona Workforce Connection offers help with finding a suitable job by registering for an account and uploading a resume. Furthermore, the Arizona Workforce Connection also lists a multitude of resources for job seekers, including reemployment, resume development, and training program services. DirectEmployers also manages US.jobs, which provides career resources and job searches. Similarly, Flagstaff Central offers job postings on a smaller scale, and local employers.

There are three One-Stop Centers in Flagstaff – the Arizona Department of Economic Security, Goodwill of Central Arizona, and Williams Library One-Stop Center. These Centers contribute to the needs of job seekers by supplying skill assessments, job training, career counseling, resume development, and job placements.

Coconino County Career Center offers information, training, workshops, and general assistance to both adults and teenagers. They can be contacted by phone at (928) 679-7400 or (877) 358-6714, and are located at 4308 E Route 66, Flagstaff, Arizona 86004. Call the Career Center to sign up for one of the bi-weekly information sessions. After attending a session, one can sign up for an appointment after collecting all required documents. Lastly, a Workforce Development Specialist will help create a plan based on career and employment goals.

The Career Center offers job search preparation, goal setting, labor market information, career advisement, and more to adults. With the help of the Career Center, job seekers can gain more information on resumes, the job market, budgeting, and career portfolios, and can even take short-term training. Job Club offers weekly meetings and other events to offer support and advice to job seekers. Additionally, the Career Center offers youth programs for individuals who are between the ages of sixteen and twenty-one. There are many events organized just for youths, as well as events for everyone over eighteen.

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