Texas Police Departments Competing For Good OfficersAs the need for officers grows, police departments across North Texas have started competing against each other to poach the best officers and keep their current officers on board.
Toyota, Mazda Joint Venture Will Build New $1.6 billion U.S. PlantJapanese automakers Toyota Motor Corp. and Mazda Motor Corp. said Friday they plan to spend $1.6 billion to set up a joint-venture auto manufacturing plant in the U.S. — a move that will create up to 4,000 jobs.
IKEA Looking To Hire 300 Workers For New Grand Prairie StoreThe popular Swedish home furnishings retailer IKEA announced that recruitment is now underway for its second Dallas-Fort Worth-area store, opening this Fall.
Amazon, In Sign Of Growth, Holds Job Fair For US WarehousesAmazon is holding a giant job fair and plans to make thousands of job offers on the spot at nearly a dozen U.S. warehouses.
Trump Announces $10 Billion Foxconn Plant In WisconsinPresident Donald Trump said Wednesday electronics giant Foxconn will build a $10 billion factory in Wisconsin that's expected to create 3,000 jobs.
Amazon Goes On Hiring Spree As Labor Market TightensThe company says that it's looking to fill more than 50,000 positions across the U.S.
Texas Unemployment Rate Drops To 4.6 Percent In JuneLabor officials say nationwide unemployment during June was 4.4 percent.
Lockheed Martin Hosting Job Fair In Fort WorthMore than 2,000 jobs are up for grabs in Fort Worth on Tuesday as Lockheed Martin hosts a day-long job fair at the Sheraton Fort Worth Downtown Hotel. Some candidates are even being offered positions on the spot.
Dallas ISD Struggling With Staff Turnover At Some SchoolsSeveral resignations within the Dallas ISD are serving to highlight its struggle with staff turnover. "I think it'd be nice if we could find someone who could stay for a while," said parent Lori Kirkpatrick.
US Employers Add 222K Jobs, Jobless Rate Rises To 4.4 Pct.U.S. employers added a robust 222,000 jobs in June, the most in four months.
GPPD Chief Bows Out Of Search For New DPD ChiefChief Steve Dye of the Grand Prairie Police Department was among the finalists for the police chief job in Dallas, but has withdrawn himself from consideration, saying that he wants to stay at his current position.
Data Company Bringing 6,300 Jobs To PlanoA Texas Enterprise Fund grant offer of $7,500,000 has been extended to NTT DATA for the creation of 6,377 new jobs and a capital investment of more than $28 million.

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