Jobs in Arkansas

Arkansas Employment Information


Arkansas Overview


By mid-2012, Arkansas had regained nearly all the jobs it lost during the recession. Blessed with bountiful natural resources, the Natural State has especially benefited from its expanding agriculture and energy sectors and solid performance in its manufacturing, healthcare and retail industries. This diversity has served to bolster the Arkansas economy, which is good news for the Arkansas job market and the state’s 1.4 million workers.

Arkansas Job Opportunities


Arkansas’s fertile soil and mild weather supported a once agricultural-based economy. However, the state has since diversified into a range of businesses, such as industrial production, transportation, retail and tourism. Arkansas is home to the world’s largest retailer, Wal-Mart, as well as Tyson Foods, Dillard’s and J.B. Hunt Transport.

Most jobs in Arkansas are provided by the trade, transportation and utilities sector followed closely by the government sector. Arkansas has expanded public-sector jobs as most other states have reported declines. Other critical hiring sectors include education/health services and manufacturing. Many sectors have consistently added jobs, including government, education/health services, leisure and hospitality, and other services; other job sectors have reported mixed performance.

Arkansas Employment Trends


The Arkansas unemployment rate, which was relatively stable over the past several years, peaked at 8.2 percent in mid-2011. By early 2012, the rate was well below 8 percent. After declining during the second half of 2011, state payrolls have resumed growing. Online hiring continues to show positive momentum.

Employment in Arkansas is expected to increase 1.8 percent between Q2 2012 and Q2 2013, more than the 1.3 percent expansion expected in the US job supply, according to Moody’s Analytics.
RSS

1000+ Arkansas jobs found on Monster.

Jobs 1 to 20 of 23953
Advertising Sales Account Executive Job Description LogoNation, the leader in community oriented advertising, is rapidly expanding our outside sales team. We are seeking self-motivated and dynamic Sales and Marketing Account Executives for our increasing sales opportunities selling advertising on The Original CommuniTee—our unique community promotion t-shirt. The CommuniTee is a creatively desi...
Linn Star Transfer (LST) has been providing warehousing, delivery, and installation of household appliances and furnishings for more than 20 years. LST is located in 10 states and has 22 strategically located branch offices across the continental United States. We have up to 180 Home Delivery trucks on the road each day made up of Independent Contractors whom do about 6000 home deliveries each wee...
Solo & Team Class A CDL Truck Drivers – Dedicated and OTR Opportunities Call Today: 866-597-3019 Hogan offers our CDL-A Truck Drivers: •Sign-on Bonuses •Excellent Weekly Pay •Solo and Team opportunities •Great Home Time options: Daily, Weekly, Bi-Weekly •Medical, Dental, 401 (k) benefits. •All the Miles You Can Legally Drive •Newer Equipment Available •We also hire Recent CDL-A Graduates...
Solo & Team Class A CDL Truck Drivers – Dedicated and OTR Opportunities Call Today: 866-597-3019 Hogan offers our CDL-A Truck Drivers: •Sign-on Bonuses •Excellent Weekly Pay •Solo and Team opportunities •Great Home Time options: Daily, Weekly, Bi-Weekly •Medical, Dental, 401 (k) benefits. •All the Miles You Can Legally Drive •Newer Equipment Available •We also hire Recent CDL-A Graduates...
Truck Driving Job With CDL Training Provided! No experience needed! - We'll provide you with a complete CDL training program at a top-notch truck driving school. PAM Transport Offers: Earn up to $40,000 1st Year! $1,200 Sign-On Bonus! No upfront CDL training costs! No experience needed! No credit checks! We're currently hiring new truck drivers and providing a full truck driver training co...
Truck Driving Job With CDL Training Provided! No experience needed! - We'll provide you with a complete CDL training program at a top-notch truck driving school. PAM Transport Offers: Earn up to $40,000 1st Year! $1,200 Sign-On Bonus! No upfront CDL training costs! No experience needed! No credit checks! We're currently hiring new truck drivers and providing a full truck driver training co...
Truck Driving Job With CDL Training Provided! No experience needed! - We'll provide you with a complete CDL training program at a top-notch truck driving school. PAM Transport Offers: Earn up to $40,000 1st Year! $1,200 Sign-On Bonus! No upfront CDL training costs! No experience needed! No credit checks! We're currently hiring new truck drivers and providing a full truck driver training co...
EOE / AA / M / F / VET / DISABILITY * CDL Drivers - Drives truck to destination within designated time standards for run. * Inspects truck for defects and safe operating condition before, during and after trips and submits report indicating truck condition at the end of each trip or tour of duty. * May be required to load and unload trailer, either individually or with assistance of dock worker...
Responsible for moving product or materials in a production or warehouse environment using powered tools and vehicles. - Operate industrial vehicles and equipment. - Transport raw materials, full goods and/or finished goods to designated area. - Load and unload designated trailers and/or route trucks. - Ensure compliance with regulatory and company policies and procedures. - Move product and/...
Responsible for selling and ordering product into existing accounts. Ensures consistent adherence to merchandising and customer service standards. - Executes and closes all sales calls for assigned (relief) sales route(s) - Maintains and sells incremental displays, as needed; and secures incremental equipment placements - Sell in promotional programs and ensure dealer compliance - In connectio...
Responsible for delivering product and filling vending machines at all points of availability within established accounts. Collects and is accountable for money. - Check accuracy and stability of the load. - Deliver product and fill vending equipment. - Restock machine to proper level, maintaining accurate in stock levels. - Invoice and collect monies. - Secure company assets. - Maintain mach...
Growing Little Rock, Arkansas manufacturer is seeking an Electrical Maintenance Engineer Supervisor to join our Little Rock Team. Welspun Tubular is one of the largest welded pipe producers in the world, and we know that our employees are our most valued resource. Welspun provides a safe work environment, with competitive pay, and superb benefits. Position Summary The electrical maintenance engi...
C.R. England is looking for entry level Truck Drivers, if you do not have a Class A license not to worry – We will help train you, and place you…Guaranteed! Become a Class A CDL Truck Driver with C.R. England! At C.R. England, we have had successful Truck Drivers from various industries and job types. Whether you are currently working in Construction, Maintenance, Manufacturing, Security, Transpo...
PURPOSE AND SCOPE: Directly supervise and coordinate activities for the transportation of warehouse materials in a safe and effective manner. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES AND ACTIVITIES: The Traffic Supervisor is responsible to supervise the daily activities of hourly traffic department employees including overseeing their daily dispatches, deliveries and routines. Complete DMPS on a nightly basis ...
Position Summary: Broad responsibility and leadership for overall operation of a value stream. Implements the Parker Lean system and Win Strategy to ensure a safe work environment, maximize profitable growth, drive quality improvements, provide premier customer service, develop a technically qualified work force, reduce operating costs, inventories and lead times through continuous improvements. ...
About SHI Innovative Solutions. World Class Support. Constantly growing in response to the needs of our customers in all sectors and verticals, SHI has transformed itself from a $1 million "software-only" regional reseller into a $5 billion+ global provider of information technology products and services. From software and hardware procurement to deployment planning, configuration, data center o...
Position Purpose: The Utilization Review Coordinator performs activities in the process of evaluating the use of professional medical care, services, procedures, and facilities against pre-established criteria; performs admissions and concurrent review of all patients against pre-established criteria. Interfaces with other departments, mental health professionals, and external review agencies. App...
Advanced Nurse Practicioner (ANP) - Psychiatric Full-Time and Part-Time positions available Position Purpose: The Nurse Practicioner will practice under a current collaberative practice agreement with a physician that is licensed under the AR license Act. WORKING RELATIONSHIPS: Position Reports To: Director of Nursing and Medical Director. Position Supervises: Program supervison only. Interp...
Registered Nurse -Full Time 11p-7a $500 Sign On Bonus ($100 after completion of orientation/ $400 after successful completion of first 90 days) Position Purpose: The Registered Nurse is a nurse leader and integral member of the multidisciplinary team. The Registered Nurse is responsible for the routine functioning of the unit on his/her assigned shift. All Registered Nurses are expected to be ab...
Build your career at ConAgra Foods. At ConAgra Foods, we make great food — everyday food — in extraordinary ways, which is why we’re creating meaningful career opportunities for the best and the brightest. Whether you’re a recent graduate or an experienced professional, ConAgra Foods provides extraordinary job opportunities for growth with competitive salaries and benefits in an exciting, fast-pac...

Get new jobs by email for this search
We'll keep looking and send you new jobs that match this search.
email me

Upload your resume and let employers find you!
It's that simple!

Popular Articles

Seven Sports Jobs and What They Pay Article Rating
Why just work when you can earn a paycheck to play all day? Check out these sports-related jobs and find out what they pay.
Five Holiday Jobs for Extra Income Article Rating
Want to top up your holiday budget? Get a job that pays more than the minimum and has higher demand around the holidays. Here are five to check out.
For Employers: Post Jobs | Search Resumes | Advertise
About Monster | Work for Monster | Advertise with Us | AdChoices | Partner with Us | Investor Relations | Social Media
Terms of Use | Privacy Center | Accessibility Center | Help | Security | Contact Us | Sitemap | Mobile
©2014 Monster - All Rights Reserved U.S. Patents No. 5,832,497; 7,599,930 B1; 7,827,125 and 7,836,060 MWW - Looking for Monster Cable? - V: 2014.4.60.60-313
eTrustLogo