Category Archives: Oregon

Expansion looming at Pendleton Woolen Mills.

PENDLETON, Ore. — Portland-based Pendleton Woolen Mills is expanding its original mill in Pendleton. The wool blanket and apparel maker is adding new, high tech jacquard looms to increase its manufacturing capacity. “These looms will improve qual ...

Fred Meyer and QFC shopping Oregon jobs for veterans.

OREGON — The prepare for the holiday season, Fred Meyer and QFC grocery stores are hiring for 1,500 jobs across 200 stores in Oregon, Washington, Idaho and Alaska. To help fill those jobs, the grocers are holding open interviews for veterans and their f ...

Airbnb booking more jobs in Portland.

PORTLAND, Ore. — Online room and home rental marketplace Airbnb is expanding its workforce in Portland. The company, which opened a customer service center in Portland in late 2014, is now hiring software engineers. The new engineers will be part of wh ...

Facebook likes Prinevile for its new data center.

PRINEVILLE, Ore. — Social media web site Facebook is opening a new data center in Prineville. The company is investing more than $200 million in the facility, which will be its third data center in the city. Though no job numbers were given for the new ...

It’s hiring ahoy for Royal Caribbean in Springfield.

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Cruise line Royal Caribbean International is expanding its workforce at its call center in Springfield. The company is hiring 220 people by the end of the year in advance of its peak travel season in January through March. Company ...

Cozy snuggling up to new jobs in Portland.

PORTLAND, Ore. — Thanks to $3.4 million in new investment, property management platform provider Cozy is expanding its operations in Portland.  The company will use the new funding to expand its offerings while creating five jobs with the potential for ...

Daimler Trucks developing more jobs in Madras.

MADRAS, Ore. — Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) is expanding its research and development facility in Madras. The company is investing $18 million in the upgrades, which will create about 30 jobs. DTNA produces class 6-8 vehicles under the Freightlin ...

Green Zebra Grocery jobs in store for Portland.

PORTLAND, Ore. — A new Green Zebra Grocery is opening at Hassalo on Eighth in Portland. The fresh and organic grocery, which will serve as the anchor tenant for the mixed-use project, is creating 50 jobs. Designed to be a convenient neighborhood grocery ...

Fry Foods cooking up jobs in Ontario.

ONTARIO, Ore. — Fry Foods is opening a production plant in Ontario. The appetizer maker, which will operate at the site of the closed Select Onion plant, is creating about 330 jobs. Fry Foods is also renovating and re-equipping the factory, which is exp ...

TSA hiring taking flight in Eugene.

EUGENE, Ore. — The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is hiring at the Eugene Airport. The agency is seeking 20 people to work as full- and part-time security officers at the airport. Local TSA officials said the new hiring was the agency ...

Stoller Family Estate uncorking expansion in Dayton.

DAYTON, Ore. — Stoller Family Estate is expanding its winery operations in Dayton. The vintner has added a 32,000-square-foot winery, which will allow it increase its annual production by about 40,000 cases annually. The largest contiguous vineyard in ...

New project promoting Oregon economic development.

OREGON — A new pilot project has been initiated to improve business development coordination and align efforts to grow Oregon’s economy. The project is a partnership between the state of Oregon and four of the state’s largest private econo ...

ZOOM+Super clinic opens in Portland.

PORTLAND, Ore. — On-demand health care and Performance Health Insurance provider ZOOM+ is opening its first ZOOM+Super clinic in Portland. The facility is designed to provide on-demand medical care that bridges the gap between the emergency room and urg ...