PeopleReady Hits Home Run in Summer Events Staffing
The staffing giant offers temporary staffing support for MLB All-Star Game, among other major summer events
TACOMA, Wash., July 10, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- PeopleReady will assist fans of America's favorite pastime this week as they further their mission to connect people and work at the 2023 Major League Baseball (MLB) All-Star Game in Seattle. The company will help staff critical positions, from ticket takers to post-game cleanup, supporting over 47,000 baseball fans from around the world expected to enter T-Mobile Park.
"With the summer season in full swing for venues across the nation, the ability to efficiently hire qualified workers is essential to ensuring an event's success," said Kristy Willis, President of PeopleReady. "With the hospitality industry still struggling with a worker shortage, temporary staffing supports employers to fill their open positions quickly, while also offering job seekers schedule flexibility and, in some cases, unique and memorable work experiences."
With more than three decades of experience helping businesses in the hospitality industry thrive, PeopleReady has staffed over seven million hours of work for some of the largest stadiums and event venues in the nation. These employers have also often turned to PeopleReady's mobile app, JobStack, to request and manage temporary staff effortlessly in preparation for big events. In the last year alone, the company has provided staffing support at a variety of events. These include the National Football League's Super Bowl, record-breaking concert tours, MLB regular season games, the Indy 500 and more.
As hiring challenges continue for hospitality employers across the country, the industry has posted more than 72,000 new positions in the past 30 days. Based on its analysis of millions of jobs across the country, PeopleReady found that the hospitality jobs with the most openings this season include:
- Ushers and ticket-takers
- Food servers
- Desk clerks
PeopleReady, a TrueBlue company (NYSE: TBI), specializes in quick and reliable on-demand labor and highly skilled workers. PeopleReady supports a wide range of industries, including construction, manufacturing and logistics, retail and hospitality. Leveraging its game changing JobStack staffing app and presence in more than 600 markets throughout North America, PeopleReady connected over 226,000 people to work in 2022. Learn more at www.peopleready.com.
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Released July 10, 2023