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Job numbers ease slightly, but state economist sees little cause for concern

Wisconsin jobs and unemployment figures cooled slightly in October, but the changes weren’t significant enough to suggest the economy is shifting, according to the State Labor Department. Wisconsin employers reported a projected 3.014 million jobs in October, down about 1,400 from September, the Department of Workforce Development (DWD) reported Thursday. There were 900 fewer construction […]

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Tight labor market continued in Wisconsin in July, workforce agency reports

The number of Wisconsin residents working or looking for work rose in July and the number of jobs in the state hit a new record, the state labor department said Thursday. The Department of Workforce Development (DWD) and the Federal Bureau of Labor Statistics projected that a total of more than 3.1 million people were […]

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Wilkomm’s Seeks Digital Marketing Specialist

Position: Digital Marketing Specialist Division: Marketing Job Type: Full-Time Direct Supervisor: VP-Communications Company Profile: The Willkomm Companies is a local family-owned and operated company serving southeastern Wisconsin since 1946. In addition to the Jerry Willkomm Incorporated Mobil Distribution, the Willkomm Companies also own The Dish Restaurant and Washington Ave. Mobil in Racine; PETRO Truck Stop, […]

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Rocket Wash seeks Crew Member

Job title: Crew Member Company: Rocket Wash Address: 4733 Spring Street, City: Racine Industry:  Duties: Responsible for providing customers with an exceptional buying experience. Maintain efficient operation of wash and overall cleanliness of the facility. Promote car wash cash sales and engage customers in car wash promotions. What makes your job special?  Are you looking for a position […]

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Flowers by Walter seeks Floral Designer

Job title: Floral Designer Company: Flowers by Walter Address: 503 6th Street, City: Racine Industry:  Duties: Selecting and arranging flowers and decorative items to create standard and customized floral arrangements. Maintain an accurate record of floral arrangement orders, special requests, and delivery information. Ensure flowers are properly processed, watered and stored Required Skills Include: 2 or more […]

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Blue Bear Seeks Experienced Line Cook

Job title: Experienced Line Cook Company: Blue Bear Address: 622 3 Mile Road, City: Racine Industry: Food Duties: Cooking, recipe prep, cleaning, stocking What makes your job special?  We are an all-scratch kitchen using locally sourced ingredients to make creative dishes. We offer keto, vegan, and gluten-free options as well. We offer a positive, creative work environment with competitive […]

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John XXIII Educational Center Seeks High School Coordinator

Job title: High school coordinator Company: John XXIII Educational Center Address: 1101 Douglas Avenue, City: Racine Industry: Education Duties: Oversees high school program at center, 25/30 hours a week, 3:30-8:15 Mon-Thurs during school year and then additional flexible hours, wages and benefits are negotiable depending on qualifications of applicant, must be able to fluent in Spanish What makes your […]


‘We aren’t a bunch of lazy people’: Rejoining workforce isn’t easy for some who lost jobs to COVID-19

By Bram Sable-Smith, WPR/Wisconsin Watch Karen Miller wants to work. Ideally, the 65-year-old would return to her old job of digitizing government documents for Data Dimensions in Janesville, Wisconsin. But she can’t. The company laid her off in March 2020 — temporarily at first — when COVID-19 struck. The layoff became permanent last summer after the […]

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Washington Properties, Inc. seeks Lawn Crew

Job title: Lawn Crew Company: Washington Properties, Inc. Address: 6939 Mariner Dr, City: Racine Industry:  Duties: Lawn mowing, trimming, planting, general clean up, blowing, weeding, mulching, and various lawn care maintenance duties. What makes your job special?  WPI is a family company that has been in business for over 40 years. We take pride in our work and […]

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TinCAN Roadhouse seeks Bartender/Server

Job title: Bartender/Server Company: TinCAN Roadhouse Address: 20715 Durand Ave, City: Union Grove Industry: Foodservice Duties: We are looking to add team members who have strong experience and a great work ethic. Our servers & bartenders provide a wonderful bar/dining experience for all guests, with prompt, efficient and caring service. Must be able to recommend menu and beverage […]