What better way to celebrate Labor Day than with a new labor prospect? Check in every Tuesday and Friday for the latest in hiring news in Pittsburgh.

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Brain Gain 

Carnegie Mellon University has launched a new initiative that will bring top researchers together to focus on a better understanding of the workings of the human brain. CMU will be recruiting at least 10 new faculty members in the brain sciences within departments across its campus and to establish new sources of ongoing support for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows.


PPG Industry Inc.’s Coating Innovation Center has announced the hiring of more than 300 technical and non-technical jobs to the new Cranberry facility. Some of the hires include relocating employees from Strongsville, Ohio.

Web Design

Mizrahi, Inc., is looking to expand its team through the hiring of a senior designer for interactive and print. The position requires someone who is highly creative and passionate about creating impactful, strategic visual communications for a wide range of media. A degree in graphic design and a minimum five years experience is required.


Verizon is hiring more than 20 people in several offices in the Pittsburgh region for a variety of jobs. Positions range from sales representatives and account execs to experience specialist and solutions specialists.


The Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh is looking for several eager candidates for the following positions: new media coordinator, IT support technician, admission associates and several part-time positions.

A+ Schools is looking for a community organizer to join its team.

University of Pittsburgh’s Medical and Health Sciences Foundation is seeking a director of academic medical development to lead the charge on fund-raising strategies as it relates to individual major gifts prospects in a clinical setting.

In addition, the foundation seeks a development associate and corporate relations associate.


Bayer is hiring an internal communications manager. The ideal candidate will have a B.A., B.S. degree, preferably in English, journalism or communications, with six to eight years of communications experience; MA/MS preferred.


The City of Pittsburgh is hiring a building plan examining engineer who will examine construction plans and specs for compliance with codes and approve construction plans.


Propel Schools, a not-for-profit federation of public charter schools, is seeking professional for both teaching and non-teaching roles in our schools, located throughout the greater Pittsburgh area.  Our team inspires achievement in our students on a daily basis!


Springboard Design Architecture+Planning in the South Side is hiring a full-time project architect and designer.

Integrity Design in Bridgeville seeks a full-time project architect.

In case you missed them, check out the listings for Aug. 26th.

Deb Smit

Deb is an award-winning journalist who loves ancient places and cool technologies. A former daily newspaper reporter and Time-Life Books editor, she writes mostly about Pittsburgh. Her stories have appeared...