Your Birmingham business news in 60 seconds for Tuesday, May 11

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Downtown Birmingham. Photo via Bham Now

Railroad Park nears its 10-year anniversary, Alabama contractors are awarded big time and local companies are hiring like whoa. Here’s your business news in Birmingham.

Quick Bites

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Downtown Birmingham. Photo via Bham Now
  • Railroad Park is celebrating 10 years in Birmingham this year. Known as Birmingham’s Living Room, the thriving green space has boosted the city in a plethora of ways, like $740M in private investment through partnerships with organizations and businesses, numerous accolades from a number of national publications and more. Find out what else
  • A new biz team is brewing in Alabaster. CreACTive Wellness & Adventurer’s Coffee Co. is officially open for business. Why should you visit? The shop offers a little somethin’ somethin’ for everyone including a menu rich in coffees, teas and pastries, arts and crafts classes, fitness options like yoga and more. Check it out
  • Due to some woes with the turf at the BBVA Field, the Saturday, May 15 match between the Birmingham Legion FC and Memphis 901 FC heads to another location—Legion Field. Added incentive to attend: get a COVID-19 vaccine at the Legion Field vaccination site the week of May 10 and score a free ticket to Saturday’s game. More info + game tickets .
  • It’s wine o’clock at Cat-n-Bird Winery in Chelsea. The winery has plans to expand with a new pavilion that will seat 175 and allow for social distancing. Expected completion date—early summer 2021. Learn more.
  • Lumber prices may be soaring but that hasn’t stopped builders in Alabama. Last week, 34 new million-dollar-plus construction permits were awarded to contractors in the state. Full story

Hot Jobs

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Birmingham has tons of summer jobs open. Are you ready to apply? Photo via Alabama Adventure & Splash Adventure’s Facebook

Bham Now Social Media Manager @ Bham Now. Apply.

Bham Now Content Producer @ Bham Now. Apply.

Customer Success Manager @ Babypalooza. Apply.

Marketing Coordinator @ O’Neal Library. Apply.

Sales Development Representative @ Fleetio. Apply.

Business Systems Administrator @ Fleetio. Apply.

Manager/Director (Analysis) @ Opportunity Alabama. Apply.

Customer Advocate- Implementation Specialist @ Immediate Solutions IncApply.

Support Engineer @ SIMON Markets LLC. Apply.

Inside Sales Specialist @ SIMON Markets LLC. Apply

Financial Relationship Consultant @ Regions Bank. Apply.

Alabama Cares Specialist, Area Agency on Aging of Jefferson County @ United Way of Central Alabama. Apply.

Public Relations Specialist @ United Way of Central Alabama. Apply.

Content Writer @ United Way of Central Alabama. Apply.

Program Specialist, Area Agency on Aging Jefferson County @ United Way of Central Alabama. Apply.

Facilities Maintenance Manager @ United Way of Central Alabama. Apply.

Director, Area Agency on Aging of Jefferson County @ United Way of Central Alabama. Apply.

Assistant Director, Area Agency on Aging of Jefferson County @ United Way of Central Alabama. Apply.

Accountant @ United Way of Central Alabama. Apply

Educator Diabetes @ Children’s Hospital. Apply.

Staff Nurse Float Pool @ Children’s Hospital. Apply.

Desktop Support Specialist III @ Children’s Hospital. Apply.

Registered Respiratory Therapist – NICU @ Children’s Hospital. Apply.

Medical Technologist – Blood Bank @ Children’s Hospital. Apply.

Sr Financial Systems Analyst @ Children’s Hospital. Apply.

Performance Improvement Engineer @ Children’s Hospital. Apply.

Nurse Practioner @ TrustCare. Apply.

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Radiologic Technologist @ TrustCare. Apply.

YWCA Central Alabama Seeking AmeriCorps Members for St. Clair County @ YWCA. Apply.

Sr Software Engineer @ EBSCO Industries. Apply

Product Owner @ EBSCO Industries. Apply

SQL Developer @ EBSCO Industries. Apply

Benefits Consultant @ EBSCO Industries. Apply

Senior Accountant @ EBSCO Industries. Apply.

Online Marketing Manager @ EBSCO Industries. Apply

Director of Teaching and Learning @ Legacy Prep. Apply.

Learning Specialists (Math/Literacy) @ Legacy Prep. Apply.

K-4th Grade Lead Teachers @ Legacy Prep. Apply.

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