Set off your own fireworks with a new job. Here’s a roundup of the latest in company and hiring news in Pittsburgh. Hiring? Send us your news. There’s no fee to post.


University of Pittsburgh has a plethora of jobs in a range of areas. Among them: research technicians, research grant administrators and coordinators, tissue bank technicians, marketing and a kindergarten club coordinator. All positions are available through PittSource.


Forms+Surfaces, a designer and manufacturer of architectural products used in public spaces around the world, is looking for a product marketing coordinator who will support a full-range of marketing and sales initiatives.

Beyond Spots&Dots, one of the largest marketing firms in Pittsburgh, has an entry-level opening for a media analyst. Interested in analyzing and buying media? Acting as a liaison to media reps, freelancers and vendors? Have strong research and analytical skills? Check it out.


The Mattress Factory on the North Side is hiring an office coordinator and part-time accounting assistant. Great organization skills are a must. The accounting assistant is 10-15 hours a week and will maintain financial records related to daily operations of the museum.

Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania seeks an administrative assistant who will be responsible for supporting higher-level administrators. Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite is required and must have a valid driver’s license.

The Greater Pittsburgh Foodbank seeks a chief finance officer and public relations coordinator.

Engineering and IT

Bechtel Marine Propulsion Corp. in West Mifflin has an entry-level job for a technical editor and writer. A bachelor’s degree and an interest in working on procedural information and operation and technical manuals is key.

Lane Construction Company, a global firm with offices in Pittsburgh, has an assortment of openings in the areas of engineering and field operations.

Bombardier, building next-generation transportation systems around the world, has more than 20 openings in its West Mifflin headquarters: technical writers, engineers, system architects, buyers and more.

RTI International Metals is looking for an experienced and self-motivated professional as coordinator for its proposal center.

From June 24


The Pittsburgh offices of Cigna, a global health service provider, are on a major hiring spree with plans to hire at least 60 people this year.

Currently, the Pittsburgh office seeks nine people. Positions include: group claims associate, account managers, director of business architecture, operating effectiveness leader, call business coordinator, customer services rep and more.


Robert Morris University in Moon is looking for a digital marketing specialist, content production. Minimum qualifications include a degree in public relations or related field, two to four years of experience in writing and editing and excellent organization skills. Recent grads with exceptional talent will be considered!

TrueSense Marketing in Freedom, Pa., is looking for a full-time proofreader. The organization is a growing direct-response fundraising agency that strives to deliver error-free work to clients. Two years professional proofreading experience sought.

The Pittsburgh Pirates are in need a great graphic designer. This position will generate creative designs and visual elements for the city’s baseball team.


Have a passion for photographic perfection? Thrive on tight deadlines? ModCloth seeks a freelance creative retoucher for its Pittsburgh office.

IT/ Education

Winchester Thurston School is looking to hire an advancement database associate and a director for City as a Campus, a program that links the school’s curriculum with opportunities in the city of Pittsburgh.


City of Asylum in Pittsburgh is looking for a marketing and communications coordinator. If working for a thriving literary arts community and a sanctuary to endangered literary writers in exile interests you, get on board. Responsibilities include experience in communication, social media and production strategy, email marketing campaigns and website content updates.

Animal Friends is looking for a a full-time adoption coordinator and has several part-time positions and internships at the animal shelter.

Amizade Global Service‐Learning seeks a part‐time marketing and social media coordinator to begin work as soon as possible in our Pittsburgh office at The Global Switchboard.

The ideal candidate will have at least a bachelors degree in a relevant field and experience with marketing, design, Photoshop, and social media management, including demonstrable social networking experience.

Join the EPA’s ambitious effort to take on climate change. Grassroots Campaigns is hiring a field organizer in Pittsburgh who is dedicated and willing to work 80 to 100 hours a week. Salary starts at $24,000. The right job for the right person.

Workscape, a supplier of furniture and sustainable interior construction materials to many of the coolest offices in Pittsburgh, is adding to its sales staff. The firm seeks an account manager to help find, grow and service the client base.

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...