Jobs

Info Session for Essex Crossing Retail Job Opportunities

Posted November 14, 2017 at 9:46 am

The big box stores are making their way to the Lower East Side. Tomorrow, Delancey Street Associates and HireNYC are holding an information session for the community about retail employment opportunities that will come alongside a completed Essex Crossing. The overview will include enterprises such as Target, Trader Joe’s, Splitsville Lanes, Regal Cinema, and NYU Langone. While applications won’t […]

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Your Chance to Work at Russ & Daughters

Posted August 5, 2013 at 10:13 am

If appetizing is your life’s dream, it’s about to come true.

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Baohaus Seeking Astronauts for Its Workforce

Posted December 13, 2010 at 6:18 am

The frequent job listings for Baohaus at 137 Rivington Street are becoming increasingly hilarious with each successive Craigslist post. Indeed, we’ve already seen attempts in the recent past to attract those with a love of Pyrex and Billy Jean.  Chef restauranteur Eddie Huang sure knows how to entertain with his “help wanted” ads. To the […]

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Comical BaoHaus Job Listing

Posted October 19, 2010 at 9:36 am

Yesterday morning, chef-cum-restauranteur Eddie Huang announced on his Twitter feed that BaoHaus is currently on a hiring spree for all positions. Just a few hours later, a comical Craigslist job posting surfaced, no doubt by the man himself.

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Fu Sushi Seeking Nudes for Private Party

Posted September 28, 2010 at 6:18 am

Sushi is sexy, and relative newcomer Fu Sushi on Avenue B wants to give it to you.  On a nude platter. The eponymous owner, Mr. Fu, is currently seeking nude models and/or dancers to help pose and present the food at an upcoming private party.

Open Job Call at American Apparel, Part Deux

Last modified August 27, 2010 at 8:02 am

If the last American Apparel job call is any indication, then the corner of East Houston and Orchard Street will be packed next Wednesday.  The Lower East Side outpost, which recently removed five of its storied benches, is holding so-called hipster tryouts to fill “key holder positions” for both day and night shifts. Bonus points […]

Open Job Call at American Apparel

Posted May 18, 2010 at 6:18 am

One would think that this was the queue for some special impossible-to-get-into in-store performance by an indie rock act. Not the case. This is what happens when American Apparel has open season for new job applicants.

BaoHaus Seeks Workers Who Like Pyrex and Cavalli Furs

Posted April 14, 2010 at 6:33 am

Taiwanese joint BaoHaus, located at 137 Rivington Street, is currently seeking workers who “like Pyrex and Cavalli furs”; no shenanigans or “bum shit.”  We stumbled upon their funny job listing on Craigslist just the other day.

Google Unemployment Graph

Last modified July 12, 2009 at 11:34 pm

A reader sent in this rather sobering Google graph of current unemployment. You can compare statistics by region! Pretty useful. And scary. Have a looksy. [All data was gathered from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics]