For those hired, the company is offering to work with ILab, a program that helps candidates gain confidence in the use of the English language.
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U.S. company opens 1,000 jobs in Costa Rica
Published Thursday, March 25, 2021
By the A.M. Costa Rica staff
Concentrix, a subsidiary of California-based SYNNEX Corporation announced 1,000 job openings in Costa Rica.
The company has operated since 2005, with five offices located in Real Cariari Canton, in Heredia Province.
“Costa Rica is consolidating itself as a strategic site for us, so in 2021 we will be on a constant lookout for staff in several cities," Juan Pablo Guzmán, country leader for Concentrix said. "The level of job commitment and the quality customer service we found in this country led us to reinforce the local operation."
Concentrix is looking to hire the following:
• Training & Quality Supervisors and Managers.
• Sr. Quality Evaluators.
• Telecom Support Engineer II.
• Team Leaders.
• Operations Managers.
• Training & Quality Managers.
• Training & Quality Supervisors.
• Maintenance & Trade Supervisor.
• Data Engineer & Analyst.
• Salesforce Developer.
• Workforce Management Specialists.
• Business Analyst.
• IT Project Manager.
• Title Insurance QA.
For those hired, the company is offering to work with ILab, a program that helps candidates gain confidence in the use of the English language. This will give employees the opportunity of being hired for bilingual accounts.
Anyone with a B1 level can participate in a three-week training course of four hours a day, at no cost, helping them reach the B2 level required by the company.
The language program launched in November 2019. It has already graduated 90 people, of which 68% have started to work at Concentrix, according to the Costa Rican Investment Promotion Agency, CINDE.
Those interested in applying for the jobs should visit the company Careers site.
Concentrix is one of several multinational companies providing 134,000 jobs in the country, CINDE said.
Despite the high numbers announced by the agency, the unemployment rate continues to be one of the most critical issues in the country. According to the Employment Survey, from November 2020 to January 2021, the unemployment rate was 19.1% meaning there are 468,000 unemployed people.
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