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In-N-Out Burger

Berkeley Law Firm Sues In-N-Out Burger Over Discrimination

A Berkeley law firm has filed a class action lawsuit alleging that Irvine-based restaurant chain In-N-Out Burger maintains hiring practices that discriminate on the basis of race, color and age.

09/05/2012

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Target Hosting Job Fair To Hire 300 New SF Workers

The company is holding a job fair event Thursday and Friday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the new Metreon City View Room at 135 4th St.

08/09/2012

SJFD

San Jose Fire Department Hiring 27 Firefighters With $8.6M Federal Grant

The San Jose Fire Department has obtained an $8.6 million federal grant, and with it fire officials plan to hire 27 new firefighters.

07/13/2012

Port Of Oakland

Phil Matier: Job Battle At The Heart Of Oakland Base Redevelopment

KCBS, CBS 5 and Chronicle Insider Phil Matier said the battle over jobs could shape the future of redevelopment of the Oakland Army Base.

06/19/2012

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ConsumerWatch: Scanning Software Making Tech Savvy Resumes A Necessity

Job seeker Mary Hurt said she sent out her resume numerous times only to never hear from a company. Almost 90 percent of top companies are using a resume tracking systems to scan for keywords. According to career counselor Eileen Williams, there are a few ways job applicants can make it through the scanning machine.

06/13/2012

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Now Hiring: Oakland Set To Add Police Officers

Oakland is looking for qualified applicants to join two police academies being held later this year.

06/10/2012

A San Francisco Fire Department fire engine. (CBS)

San Francisco Program To Keep More Cops, Firefighters On The Street

The City of San Francisco is launching a long-term program aimed at putting more firefighters and police officers on the streets, with the ultimate goals of making the city safer, replacing retirees and cutting down on overtime.

05/30/2012

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KCBS In Depth: Black Coaches In College Football

An interview with former San Jose State football coach and author Fitz Hill on his new book, “Crackback! How College Football Blindsides The Hopes Of Black Coaches,” which looks at the black coaches in college football and the lack of opportunities for minorities.

05/06/2012

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Latest Employment Numbers Reveal Who’s Hiring In The Bay Area

Apple, Google and other Silicon Valley tech companies continue to hang out the help wanted sign. The latest employment figures show that the biggest demand for workers in the Bay Area continues to be for workers with skills in technology.

04/23/2012

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Business Climate Improves In San Francisco With Tech Leading The Way

In this KCBS Cover Story, reporter Margie Shafer looks at how the tech sector is leading to a more optimistic business climate in San Francisco.

02/28/2012

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