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SolarWorld hiring 200 for Hillsboro facility.

PORTLAND — The Portland Business Journal reports that, after layoffs rocked the once 1,000-strong staff at SolarWorld’s Hillsboro facility and  shrunk the company’s local payroll to 600, the solar panel manufacturer has been hiring back up, ...

Avago Technologies chipping in more jobs in Eugene.

EUGENE, Ore. — Electronics component maker Avago Technologies is opening a new manufacturing facility in Eugene. The company will renovate the former Hynix chip plant and create up to 250 jobs when the facility begins operations in 2017. Avago Technolo ...

Western Oregon Advanced Health checking into Coos Bay.

COOS BAY, Ore. — Western Oregon Advanced Health (WOAH) is opening a new medical campus in Coos Bay. The facility will create about 150 jobs. WOAH is building a 21,762-square-foot medical clinic and a 14,672-square-foot administrative building. The f ...

Marshalls means jobs in Springfield.

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Off-price department store chain Marshalls is opening a new location at Gateway Mall in Springfield. The store, which will be the retailer’s ninth location in Oregon, is creating 60 full- and part-time jobs. The new Marshalls ...

Walmart holiday hiring is on in Oregon.

OREGON — Retail giant Walmart is now hiring for holiday help in Oregon. The retailer is hiring for about 500 seasonal jobs at its 44 locations in the Beaver State. Walmart is hiring for seasonal sales associates, cashiers, stockers and seasonal ...

Bonaventure of Albany moving into Albany.

NORTH ALBANY, Ore. — A new retirement community, Bonaventure of Albany, is opening in North Albany. The facility, which will be operated by Bonaventure Senior Living, will create up to 60 jobs. Bonaventure of Albany will offer 143 senior living apartmen ...

WinCo Foods is a win for Portland job hunters.

PORTLAND, Ore. — WinCo Foods is opening a new location in southeast Portland. The store, which is opening in the former Food$Less location, is creating up to 120 jobs. Moving into a 55,000-square-foot space, Winco’s new store in Portland will be a ...

Chick-fil-A checking into the Portland area.

PORTLAND, Ore. – Chick-fil-A is opening its first two Portland area locations in Hillsboro and Clackamas. Each restaurant is creating about 80 full- and part-time jobs. Construction has begun on both locations and the franchises are expected to open i ...

GuideSpark animating more jobs in Portland.

PORTLAND, Ore. — Human resources-focused video platform developer GuideSpark is opening a new office in Portland. The company, which is based in Menlo Park, California, will create 230 jobs by 2018. GuideSpark aims to replace emails, brochures and sem ...