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Job fairs continue today at Water Park and Palm Springs Resort

By Laura Yanez, KESQ News Channel 3 & CBS Local 2 Reporter, Laura.Yanez@cbslocal2.com
Published On: Jan 31 2014 01:38:56 PM CST
Updated On: Jan 31 2014 01:45:08 PM CST

 2 LOCAL BUSINESSES ARE LOOKING FOR NEW HIRES AND HELPING THE COMMUNITY WITH UP TO 160 NEW JOBS.

PALM SPRINGS, Calif. -

The Wet 'n' Wild water park is hosting a hiring fair from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday.

The park, formerly known as Knott's Soak City, is looking to hire more than 100 people including lifeguards, cabana servers, guest and food service workers and security.

More than 200 high school students stood outside of the park Thursday afternoon in hopes of landing a job. 

Wet 'n' Wild Palm Springs is located at 1500 S Gene Autry Trail. Contact the park at (760) 327-0499. Applications can be found on-site or online at soakcityps.com

Also hiring, is The D Resort in Palm Springs.

The owners want to fill 60 positions as they prepare to open their new up-scale all American diner called '78 Degrees.' They're looking for souix chefs, servers, dishwashers, and house keepers.

Officials at the D Resort will meet with applicants from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday.

The D Resort if located at 2249 N. Palm Canyon Drive.

You can reach the resort by calling (760) 699-8340.

If you can't attend the job fairs, both businesses welcome job seekers to stop by and fill out an application.