Hundreds of New Jobs Coming to Tucson

Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) announced this week that it plans to open a new operations center in the Downtown Tucson area to better support its growing student body across the country.

The center, which will open early next year, will house academic advisers, student financial services staff, admissions, and IT support. SNHU says it will hire approximately 100 people initially, eventually planning to employ up to 350 new staff members in Tucson by 2021.

2nd Saturdays Downtown This Weekend

Visit Downtown Tucson tomorrow, April 13, and enjoy live music, street performers, restaurants, and street vendors. Events during the day include Living History Days at the Presidio San Agustin del Tucson, SAHBA Home & Patio Show at the Tucson Convention Center, Arizona International Film Festival at the Screening Room, and Family Brain Boost at Children's Museum Tucson. Some events are free, while some require tickets or admission fees.

City of Tucson Hiring Sports Recreation Workers

Tucson Parks and Recreation is seeking sports recreation workers to help with summer track and field programs, road races, and specialized summer events. This seasonal position is an opportunity to gain experience for a first job, and no previous experience is required.

Job duties include writing scores on a tracking sheet and assisting with event setup.

Applications are due by April 28. Oral board interviews will be held during the week of May 5. 

City Services on Display at SAHBA Home & Patio Show This Weekend

City of Tucson Water, Environmental & General Services, Parks and Recreation, Transportation, Fire, and Police departments will be among more than 300 exhibitors at the 2019 SAHBA Home & Patio Show, April 12-14, at the Tucson Convention Center, 260 S. Church Ave. The City displays will be located in Aisle 1100.

Staff will have information on the variety of services offered to residents and businesses in Tucson city limits. Learn how you can get involved and stay informed.

City Hiring Principal Contract Officer

The City of Tucson is seeking a principal contract officer to procure complex technical services and commodities and manage elaborate procurement projects. The position is responsible for managing a team, reviewing and approving the work of team members, mentoring team members, and acting as a liaison with the different City departments to which they are providing procurement services.