Jobs

‘No department left untouched’: City of Boise struggling to fill vacant positions

The City of Boise hasn’t been spared by the challenges of the Great Resignation.  Like private businesses in nearly every industry and other government organizations,...

Treasure Valley parents struggling to secure child care amid daycare staffing shortages

Finding and securing child care in the Treasure Valley is a lot easier said than done. Many parents are on year-long waitlists, in part,...

Idaho incomes rise, but housing costs far outstrip them

Income for Idaho workers has grown between 25% and 32% since 2015, but housing prices have soared more than 150% in the same time...

Boise explores changes to childcare worker licensing to relieve worker shortage

Boise is hoping to bring a little relief to the struggling childcare industry.  This fall, the city council gave an enthusiastic thumbs up to a...

IndieDwell shuts down Caldwell factory for revamp, lays off 61 employees; Expands elsewhere

A prominent affordable housing manufacturer in Caldwell closed its doors earlier this year.  IndieDwell, a company focused on building affordable housing units made out of...

‘More competition’: Some local employers struggle to fill jobs as the economy roars back to life

Tucanos Brazilian Grill is a hopping place during the dinner rush, but the popular restaurant closes an hour earlier than it used to.  The restaurant...

Building supply co. to open facility in Boise, bring over 100 jobs

The AZEK Company announced plans Thursday to open a new manufacturing facility in Boise. The company uses plastic waste, recycled wood, and scraps to...

Local designer launches ‘Good Jobs Report’ with curated local tech jobs

Like many people in recent weeks, Loren Morris saw a way to help with the economic fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic -- and took...