ImaginePittsburgh.com

If you are a transitioning service member or a veteran, Pittsburgh is the destination for you. In fact, Pittsburgh is the #1 Best Place for Veterans in the U.S. according to the 2014 “Best Places for Veterans,” study by USAA and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring our Heroes program, based on educational opportunities, jobs, health resources and ease of transition for returning veterans.

We have two hot opportunities right now: a job fair at Heinz Field on November 19, and a new, free career website that matches your military skills with in-demand jobs open now in the Pittsburgh region:

Hiring our Heroes Career Fair for Veterans
Veterans are invited to the free Hiring Our Heroes job fair at Heinz Field on Pittsburgh’s North Shore on Wednesday, Nov. 19. (Register in advance to upload a resume.)

ServicetoOpportunity.org and the Pittsburgh Region
Greater Pittsburgh is home to more than 1,000 energy and related manufacturing companies with more than 2,500 in-demand, open positions that are a good match for veterans and transitioning service members. And these employers are hiring.

ServiceToOpportunity.org is a free career website that translates military occupation codes and experience to civilian opportunities. It also helps veterans create a resume and profile, and provides a direct channel to these Pittsburgh region employers who are interested in hiring veterans.

For veterans and civilians alike, Pittsburgh has more than 20,000 great jobs open across all industries. ImaginePittsburgh.com’s comprehensive career search engine is updated nightly from more than 900 sources (including Monster, Career Builder and LinkedIn) with jobs of all kinds across the 10-county region. ImaginePittsburgh.com does not accept resumes, but we urge you to use the search engine to find a job that might be right for you, and to apply directly to that link.

You can also use ImaginePittsburgh.com to learn about some of the great employers in our region. If you’re new to town or considering a visit or move here, explore our safe, friendly neighborhoods, educational options for you or your kids and fun ways to spend your free time. Take our quiz to discover which of our Neighbors share your interests, and reach out to them via their LinkedIn profiles for advice on building a life in Pittsburgh.

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ImaginePittsburgh.com and ServiceToOpportunity.org are initiatives of the Allegheny Conference on Community Development, a nonprofit corporation dedicated to improving the economy and quality of life across the 10-county Pittsburgh region.

Zersha Munir

Pittsburgh’s got jobs — 24,269 open as of today across the 10-county region. You can find them on the ImaginePittsburgh.com job search engine, a one-stop aggregator of career postings updated daily from nearly 900 corporate and government websites and job search engines, including Monster, Career Builder, LinkedIn and Craigslist. Why go there when you can find it all in one place?

Environmental Health and Safety Specialist at MSA

Senior Marketing and Business Analyst at Alcoa

Senior Project Manager at Federated Investors

Lead Infrastructure Engineer at Eat’n Park Hospitality Group

Contract Officer at the University of Pittsburgh

Bookmark our page to check back regularly for more career opportunities. You can also sign up for our monthly ImaginePittsburgh.com eNewsletter, or follow us by RSS feedFacebookTwitterLinkedIn or our other social media channels.

Zersha Munir

ImaginePittsburgh.com is all about connecting individuals to opportunities – especially jobs – across the 10-county region. But finding the right job is not as simple as you’d think for the men and women returning stateside after military tours of duty.

Our parent organization, the Allegheny Conference on Community Development, has launched ServiceToOpportunity.org, This new website is powered by the ImaginePittsburgh.com job search aggregator that will use military occupation codes to match veterans with similar jobs at energy and manufacturing companies in southwestern Pennsylvania. Please pass these links along to any veterans you know who may be interested!

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The 10-county region has all kinds of jobs for all kinds of people — more than 25,000 at last county. Bookmark our page to check back regularly for more career opportunities. You can also sign up for our monthly ImaginePittsburgh.com eNewsletter, or follow us by RSS feedFacebookTwitterLinkedIn or our other social media channels.

Zersha Munir

Pittsburgh’s got jobs — 24,269 open as of today across the 10-county region. You can find them on the ImaginePittsburgh.com job search engine, a one-stop aggregator of career postings updated daily from nearly 900 corporate and government websites and job search engines, including Monster, Career Builder, LinkedIn and Craigslist. Why go there when you can find it all in one place?

Sales Estimating Analyst at Elliott Group

Regional Land Manager at EQT Corporation

Teaching Consultant at Carnegie Mellon University

Licensed Pharmacist at  Giant Eagle

Senior IT Auditor at Federated Investors

Bookmark our page to check back regularly for more career opportunities. You can also sign up for our monthly ImaginePittsburgh.com eNewsletter, or follow us by RSS feedFacebookTwitterLinkedIn or our other social media channels.

Zersha Munir

Where can you find 25,915 job listings for the Pittsburgh region — all in one place? ImaginePittsburgh.com, that’s where! Each night our powerful job aggregator scrapes more than 900 corporate websites and job search engines for listings across the 10-county Pittsburgh region. So it’s no longer necessary to go to Monster, then Career Builder, then US Jobs and on and on. We bring it all to you in one convenient place.

Here are few of the jobs you’ll find on the site right now:

Unit Manager at BNY Mellon

Director of Workforce Management at Highmark

Instrumentation Technician at EQT

Global Logistics Manager at RTI International Metals

Veterinary Technician at the University of Pittsburgh

Bookmark our Work page to check back regularly for more career opportunities. You can also sign up for our monthly ImaginePittsburgh.com eNewsletter, or follow us by RSS feed, FacebookTwitter, LinkedIn or our other social media channels.

Meredith Fahey

WQ 1A career in IT isn’t just for software engineers anymore. In fact, an analysis of regional jobs data by ImaginePittsburgh.com and the Pittsburgh Regional Alliance indicates IT opportunities pervade every industry propelling our region’s economy. Preparing for many of those jobs can be done in two years or less with an associate’s degree or certificate training. (Read the report here. )

ImaginePittsburgh.com gathers open jobs and makes them available on demand in a searchable database. As of Oct. 8, there were 27,161 jobs open. The PRA is working with its sister endeavor ImaginePittsburgh.com (both under the umbrella of the Allegheny Conference on Community Development) to mine the data for insights about regional opportunities.

ImaginePittsburgh.com Project Manager Meredith Fahey and PRA Market Research & Analysis VP Jim Futrell spoke on KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek show Wednesday about the findings under the hood of the region’s most comprehensive job search aggregator. (Click on Hour 3 in this link to to listen now.)  Then Jim — along with UPMC Chief Innovation Officer Rasu Shrestha — weighing in on regional hiring trends on the Oct. 12 edition of WPXI-TV’s  Our Region’s Business.YOu can watch that video here: