Afni will hire more than 700 front-line employees in Tucson.
Figure includes $26 million in direct income for local employees.
Local First Arizona and LocalWork.com have created an online job board highlighting open employment opportunities at locally owned businesses in Arizona.
Yard House opens Aug. 28.
Call-center operator Afni plans to hire more than 450 workers at its Tucson facilities as customer service and sales representatives for web chats, social media responses and phone support.
When Dennis Fischer started talking about more possible deposits of copper at Rosemont, my ears perked up.
The "hangover" from the Great Recession will likely be felt for another year before Tucson recovers fully, economists say.
A new wave of foreclosures could be on the horizon in the Tucson area, local mortgage counselors say.
Mining giant Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. plans to transfer about 100 employees from Safford to a newly acquired facility in Tucson.
Agencies will hold simultaneous job fairs for military veterans and military spouses at 11 locations across Arizona on Wednesday, including Tucson, Sierra Vista and Nogales.
Conn's Home Plus is moving into a former Circuit City building at 5530 E. Broadway and expects to be open in time for holiday shopping. The company plans to hire some 40 sales associates.
A furniture, appliance and electronics store that bills itself as catering to the "underserved and underbanked" is set to open by year's end in central Tucson.
A Denver company is moving to Tucson with ambitious growth plans and hopes of creating a biotech hub to attract scientists and engineers.
Growing customer-service call center operator Afni Inc. said it plans to hire more than 150 new full-time workers here during April.