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Washington Overview


With Microsoft and Amazon as the state’s top employers, it’s no surprise that technology is critical to the Washington job market and the state’s 3.5 million workers. Washington’s recovery stalled at the end of 2011, but has since bounced back and is expected to continue.

Washington Job Opportunities


The Evergreen State’s healthy lifestyle, low energy costs and varied terrain draw a highly educated and creative workforce. Washington is home to a unique blend of technology, innovative and entrepreneurial companies, with expertise in aerospace, clean energy, forest products, sciences and information technology. As the largest public university recipient of federal research dollars, the University of Washington supports a strong research program to advance medicine and science.

Government jobs dominate employment in Washington followed very closely by trade, transportation and utilities. Most industries have reported solid growth while government and financial activities have been on the decline.

Washington Employment Trends


Washington’s job conditions have recently shown signs of a strong recovery. The state’s unemployment rate exceeded 10 percent from the end of 2009 into the start of 2010, then dropped to the 8-percent range at the beginning of 2012. After contracting for two years, Washington payrolls have been positive since the end of 2010. With the exception of a slight dip in mid-2011, the volume of online hiring opportunities has been steadily expanding postrecession.

Moody’s Analytics forecasts a solid 2.1 percent increase in Washington jobs from Q2 2012 to Q2 2013, higher than the 1.3 percent growth expected in the US job supply.
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Toppenish, WA, 98948
Position Summary: The Silgan Containers Management Trainee position and the Silgan Containers Production Management Development Program (PMDP) will train highly motivated & qualified individuals to assume Plant Supervisor or higher Management levels/positions within the organization. The position requires solid technical & mechanical aptitudes. The position will also require strong communication ...
Ajilon Professional Staffing is hiring for a Customer Service/Sales Support Specialist job for a reputable distribution company located in Kent WA. This is an excellent opportunity for someone with a minimum of 3 years of customer service/sales experience. One of the primary responsibilities will be providing full customer service and administrative support to the sales team. Customer Service/Sal...
Ajilon is now hiring for Training and Scheduling Coordinator to support a growing travel company located in downtown Seattle, WA. The primary responsibility of this position will include scheduling training, document management, coordination of internal training, reporting, and routing customer problems and questions to applicable internal resources. In addition, this position will serve as a cond...
Ajilon Professional Staffing is hiring for an Administrative Assistant for a small company job located in Seattle, WA. One of the main responsibilities will be to provide a variety of administrative assistance to the office. This person will also be responsible for answering phones, assisting clients, preparing and editing client contracts, calendar management for the executives and general office...
At Accounting Principals we specialize in the placement of finance and accounting professionals. Our client is looking to fill a temporary Data Entry Job in downtown Seattle. The company is one of the fastest growing companies in Seattle, has a local reputation for great internal and external customer service, is a fast paced environment that is filled with dynamic individuals, and has an overall ...
Ajilon is now hiring for an Administrative Assistant to support a busy financial company located in downtown Seattle, WA. This position is an 8 month temporary project role assisting during the company’s busy season. Front Office Administrator duties include: • Answer Main Phone Line and maintain order & appearance of reception lobby • Assist with mail deliver and pick up • Conference room set...
Ajilon is hiring for a temporary Benefits Administrator job for a reputable company located in Downtown Seattle WA. This is an excellent opportunity for someone with a minimum of 1 year of experience supporting benefit administration and/or open enrollment. The primary responsibility will be providing support to the Benefits Manager with a variety of administration and ad hoc projects. The Benefi...
Description Bremerton Health and Rehab Center is accepting applications for an experienced RN Resident Care Manager to help lead our clinical team. POSITION SUMMARY: Under the supervision of the DON the Unit Manager assumes responsibility and accountability for assigned core programs. Leadership is provided to all nursing staff through daily oversight of nursing care on the assigned unit(s). Un...
Description POSITION SUMMARY: Under the supervision of the assigned LPN/LVN or RN Unit Manager, performs resident/patient care activities and related services necessary in caring for the personal needs, safety, and comfort of residents/patients as assigned. Assists in providing a positive physical, social, and psychological environment. Follows all Extendicare policies and procedures. $5,000 Si...
Ajilon is hiring for a Data Specialist job for a reputable Real Estate company located in Seattle WA. This position is well suited for someone that is very meticulous, accurate, and has a strong attention to detail. The Data Specialist job duties include: • Data management and maintaining a variety of reports and/or metrics. • Data tracking and research • Data input and maintain various inputs...
Description Forest Ridge Health and Rehabilitation Center is currently offering a $15,000 sign on bonus to be paid out equally over 2 years for you to help care for yourself and your family. Use the money towards maid services, student loan repayment, and child care or use it as cash! We also offer medical benefits beginning day one of employment and continue your education by utlizing our tuitio...
Sr. Field Network Engineer Financial Systems Consultant D+H, formerly Compushare Location: Seattle, WA (or surrounding areas) D+H, formerly Compushare, is currently seeking a Professional, Experienced, Consultative Sr. Field Network Expert (Financial Systems Consultant) to provide hands-on, mid to advanced-level network technology support services at small to mid-sized financial services prov...
Description: Enjoy a flexible schedule! Serving millions of Medicare and Medicaid patients, Optum is the nation's largest health and wellness business and a vibrant, growing member of the UnitedHealth Group family. We're also the career home for Nurse Practitioners who bring compassion and passion, energy and focus to their work every day. Here, you will discover a culture that grows through c...
Description: Optum a division under the greater UnitedHealth Group has exciting Nurse Practitioner opportunities available! We have teams of Nurse Practitioners spread across the Des Moines, IA & Auburn, WA markets and are looking to expand the team in 2014. This growth is not only a testament to our model's success but the efforts, care, and commitment of our Nurse Practitioners. Enjoy a flexib...
Description: Optum a division under the greater UnitedHealth Group has exciting Nurse Practitioner opportunities available! We have teams of Nurse Practitioners spread across the Des Moines, IA & Auburn, WA markets and are looking to expand the team in 2014. This growth is not only a testament to our model's success but the efforts, care, and commitment of our Nurse Practitioners. Enjoy a flexib...
Description: Challenge brings out the best in us. It also attracts the best. That's why you'll find some of the most amazingly talented people in health care here. Bring your skills and talents to a role where you'll have the opportunity to make an impact on a huge scale. This is the place to do your life's best work.(sm) As a Field-based Case Manager with UnitedHealth Group, will interact and c...
UPS is hiring individuals to work as full-time, temporary, seasonal Tractor-Trailer Drivers. This position involves driving a tractor-trailer unit to one or more destinations and then returning to the original domicile during the same work shift. Some work is performed outdoors. Seasonal Tractor-Trailer Drivers typically work weekdays (Monday through Friday) and are required to meet driver appear...
Description Overview: As a Loss Prevention Seasonal Security Guard, you will be an integral part of bringing the magic of Macy's to life. Seasonal Seasonal Security Guard work as part of a team to meet department and store objectives, and your individual responsibilities will include deterring theft and maintaining a safe business environment. Seasonal Security Guard will have work schedules tha...
Description Overview: As a Loss Prevention Seasonal Security Guard, you will be an integral part of bringing the magic of Macy's to life. Seasonal Seasonal Security Guard work as part of a team to meet department and store objectives, and your individual responsibilities will include deterring theft and maintaining a safe business environment. Seasonal Security Guard will have work schedules tha...
Description Overview: As a Loss Prevention Seasonal Security Guard, you will be an integral part of bringing the magic of Macy's to life. Seasonal Seasonal Security Guard work as part of a team to meet department and store objectives, and your individual responsibilities will include deterring theft and maintaining a safe business environment. Seasonal Security Guard will have work schedules tha...

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