01 August 2009

Job Prospects: Wall Street and the Government

Who says there are no new job opportunities in the financial bubble economy?

Wall Street is hiring, and there are entry level positions for internment/resettlement specialists with the government.

Progress! But towards what? That is the question for America.

The queue for your swine flu shots is on the left. Oink.

Hiring: Goldman Sachs, Fifth Third, Wells Fargo
July 31, 2009

It looks like the tide may be turning slightly. If you are looking for a job, there are some more opportunities at Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE:GS), Fifth Third Bancorp (NASDAQ:FITB), Bank of America Corp. (NYSE:BAC), Barclays plc and more banks around the world.

Here are more details.

Fifth Third Bancorp plans to hire 50 employees for its sales force and small business teams. The bank is also looking for branch managers, according to The Charlotte Observer.

Goldman Sachs is adding staff to its equity research team in Japan, according to Bloomberg.

Bank of America is expanding its equity businesses in Japan and is hiring bankers in Canada, according to Bloomberg and Dealbook.

Barclays is looking for 10 equity sales and trading staff in Tokyo, London and New York by Sept. 30, according to Bloomberg.

Standard Chartered plc and Merrill Lynch & Co. are hiring business school graduates, especially those in accounting, according to AsiaOne.

Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE:WFC) will be hiring branch support as it integrates Wachovia Bank, according to The Philadelphia Business Journal....

Corrections Officer: Internment/Resettlement Specialist

Company Name: Army National Guard
Job Category: Legal/Law Enforcement/Security
City: Pensacola/Panama City
State: Florida
Country: USA

As an Internment/Resettlement Specialist for the Army National Guard, you will ensure the smooth running of military confinement/correctional facility or detention/internment facility, similar to those duties conducted by civilian Corrections Officers.

This will require you to know proper procedures and military law; and have the ability to think quickly in high-stress situations.

Specific duties may include assisting with supervision and management operations; providing facility security; providing custody, control, supervision, and escort; and counseling individual prisoners in rehabilitative programs.

By joining this specialty, you will develop the skills that will prepare you for a rewarding career with law enforcement agencies or in the private security field...