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Albuquerque, New Mexico Overview

Located in the central part of New Mexico, Albuquerque is a picturesque city that lies on the Rio Grande. Albuquerque is home to 555,417 people, and it’s also home to several colleges, churches and an Air Force base. The city was incorporated in 1891, and its rich history is celebrated in local museums like the Albuquerque Museum of Art and History and the historic district of Old Town Albuquerque.

You can enjoy a low cost of living in Albuquerque. In fact, the cost of living in Albuquerque is a solid 1.4 percent below the national average. The city’s health care and utilities costs are relatively low, and there are plenty of low-cost entertainment options available. In fact, Men’s Fitness magazine named it the fittest city in the country, one of the reasons being the availability of bike paths and parks, such as the big and beautiful Rio Grande Valley State Park.

Albuquerque Job Opportunities

Albuquerque is a city that is at the center of the New Mexico Technology Corridor, and that means there are plenty of Albuquerque, NM jobs because of the many government institutions and high-tech businesses located by the Rio Grande. Technology and defense are the two biggest industries in the city.

Major employers in the area are the Sandia National Laboratories and the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, as well as their contracting companies. The Kirtland Air Force Base also attracts many people to the area, and it helps effect the population and amount of Albuquerque jobs. There are also plenty of jobs in the private sector, including bartending and business jobs in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Albuquerque Employment Trends

As of July 2014, Albuquerque had an unemployment rate of 7.1 percent, which is just slightly over the overall state unemployment rate of 6.5 percent for New Mexico as a whole. It’s also over the national unemployment average of 6.3 percent. Jobs in Albuquerque grew at a rate of 0.7 percent in 2013, and there’s a projected job growth rate of 0.2 percent for 2014. You'll also find Rio Rancho jobs nearby.

Albuquerque was named the best city in the U.S. for business and career back in 2006 by Forbes Magazines, and it ranked as the 13th best metro area in 2008. Additionally, Forbes Magazine named Albuquerque as seventh place in the list of America’s Engineering Capitals in 2014. The many available jobs in Albuquerque, NM are among the reasons that it was named as a top city to live by both U.S. News and World Report and National Geographic Adventure. No matter your desired career path, plenty of Albuquerque jobs are open for you.

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Albuquerque, NM
RN - Registered Nurse - ICU – Intensive Care Unit – RN RN - Registered Nurse - ICU – Intensive Care Unit – RN Albuqurque, NM Multiple Shifts Available $Comepetitive Hourly wage 18 Bed ICU Unit Relocation Assistance $3K Sign-on We are looking for a ICU registered nurse with 2+ of experience. Our intensive care unit has 18 beds. CALL AMANDA HILL @ 800-995-2673 EXT. 1387 Amanda Hill Perman...
Albuquerque, NM
CSG is a growing government operations consulting firm that provides strategy and planning, quality management, and program modernization services primarily for state government agencies nationwide. Founded in 1997, CSG has established itself as a leading provider of innovative solutions throughout the U.S. Our corporate office is in downtown Chicago. CSG is seeking project managers for our natio...
The Opportunity: Join our team of passionate, creative and enthusiastic associate partners! We’re looking for a creative marketing writer to join our Marketing Team to leverage social media platforms and grow our business. You should be enthusiastic, highly collaborative, understand drivers of engagement and have demonstrated experience with social platforms and analytics. Jewelry industry exper...
The Opportunity: Join our team of passionate, creative and enthusiastic associate partners! The Marketing Project Manager is responsible for delivering projects of high quality, on time and to budget through the effective management of timelines, people and resources. The Marketing Project Manager is the agency’s control tower, managing workload and resources with precision. What You'll Do: Wo...
Albuquerque, NM
EXPERIENCED TRUCK DRIVERS NEW PERFORMANCE PAY INCENTIVES Call TODAY for more details! Start your career at Swift! Flatbed, Regional, Intermodal, and Over the Road opportunities are ready and available NOW. Call TODAY and start tomorrow! Great Miles = Great Pay Late-Model Equipment Available Regional Opportunities Great Career Path Paid Vacation Excellent Benefits If home is East of the M...
TRUCK DRIVER TRAINEES NEW PERFORMANCE PAY INCENTIVES Call TODAY for more details! Need a Class A CDL? Swift Academies offer PTDI certified courses and “Best-In-Class” training. Now offering scholarships to U.S. Veterans, National Guard and Reserves. Call TODAY for more details! Scholarships for Veterans New Academy Classes Weekly No Money Down or Credit Check Certified Mentors Ready and Ava...
Albuquerque, NM
Description: Some people take things as they come. Others relentlessly push themselves to go farther. Combine health care and technology, which are two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet, with UnitedHealth Group's culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get: industry-leading health care services at a company that's improving the lives of millions. As th...
Albuquerque, NM
Job Number : 71441340 Description JOB OVERVIEW: The Fragrance Sales Associate is responsible for providing professional services to customers by selling and demonstrating fragrances and related items, as well as contributing to the success of the department through achieving personal sales goals. Perform other duties as assigned. The summary below may not include all the essential functions an...
Albuquerque, NM
ServiceMaster is committed to Diversity and Inclusion. We encourage diverse candidates to apply to this position. An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer – Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability Position Overview Direct staff of Service Department of branch to provide quality service to all customers. Responsibilities 1. Direct, monitor, and motivate staff of the branch service departmen...
National Entertainment Network (NEN), a private equity backed company, is the nation’s dominant amusement vending service provider. Over its 27-year history, NEN has defined front-end retail and restaurant entertainment with a diverse portfolio of offerings including skill-crane games, capsule toy/confection stands, video games, and kiddie rides. NEN has over 55,000 machines in over 15,000 locatio...
Albuquerque, NM
Cricket Wireless is a simple, smart, make-your-day-better wireless experience for anyone who wants first-class nationwide wireless service at a value price, with no annual contract. Cricket is available nationwide at Cricket branded retail stores, dealers, national retailers and at www.cricketwireless.com Want to join a dynamic wireless company where your ideas and talents really matter? At Cric...
Albuquerque, NM
Outside Sales Representative / Account Manager If you are a confident and highly motivated individual looking for a great sales opportunity with uncapped earnings and growth potential, join our Sales team at Central Payment! We are seeking energetic and entrepreneurial Outsides Sales Reps to market our credit card processing services and social media tools to businesses across the country. Job D...
Albuquerque, NM
COME LIVE AND WORK IN THE BEAUTIFUL SOUTHWEST! Contract Office Furniture Sales Business Environments, of Albuquerque, NM, is the leading Contract Office Furniture and Commercial Flooring dealership in New Mexico. Our team represents Steelcase, KI, Mohawk, Shaw and other industry leading manufacturers’. Due to continued growth in our marketplace, we currently have an opening for a dynamic, experi...
Albuquerque, NM
You know how to communicate with customers to find out what they need—and what solutions can fill those needs. Our dedicated Sales professionals receive award-winning training so they can present our game-changing technologies, products and services to the world. Responsibilities About Verizon Wireless We believe in the power of technology to solve just about anything. And we've put our sharpest...
Albuquerque, NM
Job Description I believe my work is my calling. With Gentiva's recent acquisitions of Odyssey Hospice, Harden Healthcare, Girling Home Health and Hospice, we offer home health, hospice, therapy, rehabilitation and community care services in many of our locations throughout the country. Gentiva has over 40 years of experience in healthcare. With over 550 locations in 40 states, our clinicians c...
Albuquerque, NM
Outside Sales Account Manager In most sales organizations, prospecting can take up all of your time, limiting the amount of money you can earn. We not only provide our sales consultants with pre-set, daily appointments with qualified business owners but also have experienced sales managers on staff to provide sales support ensuring YOU CLOSE DEALS! Our industry is exploding with business. We need...
Albuquerque, NM
Job Description: Take advantage of an industry that continues to have technological advances. With recent security requirements our sales reps have more sales opportunities then ever, all of which make this a thriving industry. No sales experience required. Express will train you and provide the sales support to help maximize your income. The Position Express is looking for business sales consu...
Albuquerque, NM
Job Overview Primary Purpose and Essential Functions: To perform thorough inspections and related repairs on equipment owned or operated by Swift Transportation as directed by supervisor. Perform Preventative Maintenance Inspections to comply with DOT regulations. Performs proper diagnosis and repairs of the trailer fleet. Performs Minor/Major trailer damage repairs. Completes all necessary t...
ALBUQUERQUE, NM
Description Cricket Wireless is a simple, smart, make-your-day-better wireless experience for anyone who wants first-class nationwide wireless service at a value price, with no annual contract. Cricket is available nationwide at Cricket branded retail stores, dealers, national retailers and at http://www.cricketwireless.com Want to join a dynamic wireless company where your ideas and talents rea...
Albuquerque, NM
SMS focuses on marketing strategies, strategic planning and business development. SMS, and the companies it represents, works to increase the sales, improve productivity, increase profitability, and improve the ease of operations of small- to medium-sized companies, while helping business owners reach their maximum potential and secure their financial future. We’re currently seeking Outside Sales...

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