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Alaska Airlines to hire over 3,000 employees in 2019

Staff Writer |
On the heels of hiring their 10,000th employee in Washington state, Alaska Airlines announced its 2019 jobs forecast.

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"We plan to add 3,000+ jobs, mostly frontline positions, across Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air in the next 12 months.

"Three-quarters of the new jobs will reside in our home state.

"We’re planning to hire a range of roles across different parts of Alaska and Horizon, including maintenance technicians, airport operations, pilots, customer service, cargo and flight attendants. A majority of the new jobs, which will be posted online, do not require previous airline experience."

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