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Athens, GA Employment Information

Athens, Georgia Overview

A hip college town in northeastern Georgia, Athens is home to 115,452 people as well as the University of Georgia, Pulitzer Prize authors, and a dynamic music and arts culture. Nestled below the Blue Ridge Mountains and 70 miles from Atlanta, Athens brings harmony to the old and new with traditional southern charm and endless dining and recreational activities. A bike-friendly city with a downtown area boasting Victorian houses that serve as independent coffee shops, boutiques, restaurants and bars, Athens is one of the South’s most scenic, affordable and lively cities. The coexistence of residents with university students has helped to create an art and music scene as well as an intellectual environment.

With a cost of living 5.7 percent lower than the national average according to Forbes, everything from haircuts to rental properties and utilities is less costly. The median household income in Athens is $41,402 and dropped last year by .6 percent. The median home price is $133,800 for 2013, representing an 8.9 percent rise in home values.

Athens Job Opportunities

Named the #1 Small Best Places for Business & Careers in Georgia in June 2011 by Forbes, Jobs in Athens are not just for entrepreneurs and small businesses. Athens is also home to educational institutions and one of Northeast Georgia's largest health care systems. The largest employer to create Athens Jobs is the University of Georgia, which employs 9,874 people in the education and labor sectors. The second largest employer in the area is the Athens Regional Medical Center, employing 3,500 people in the healthcare industry.

Athens Jobs are also created by the Athens-Clarke County Government, St. Mary's Healthcare System and Clarke County School District. The city is accommodating to both big and small businesses, as well as entrepreneurs, and is home to several small book publishers like Hill Street Press. Athens, GA Jobs are many, but there are also opportunities in neighboring cities, so search for Atlanta jobsif seeking something a little different.

Athens Employment Trends

As of August 2014, Athens had an unemployment rate of 5.5 percent, which is lower than the Georgia average of 8.1 percent and the national average of 5.9 percent. Jobs in Athens, GA are currently on the rise, with a growth rate of 2 percent in 2013 and an expected growth rate of 2.1 percent this year.

Athens has grown from a small college and textile town into a commercial, medical, professional and educational hub. In addition to the University of Georgia, Athens Technical College and Piedmont College have created more secondary education possibilities and many education jobs.

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Sanofi Athens, GA
Location: Athens, GA Job Category: HSE Jobs Requisition Number: 00500398-51001 Occupational Health Nurse-00500398-51001 Description Purpose Provide comprehensive occupational health services through regulatory compliance, proactive intervention and prevention. Support empowerment of our workers to achieve and sustain their best level of health. She/he will have responsibilities for multiple...
Sanofi Athens, GA
Location: Athens, GA Job Category: Production Jobs Requisition Number: 70073940-38871 Technician II-70073940-38871 Description Major Responsibilities: Communicates facility and inventory related needs daily Adheres to daily production schedule Performs preventative maintenance as required Maintains facilities and equipment as required by Standard Operating Procedures Performs hands-on pr...
BOSStaff Athens, GA
Position Title Software Developer Location Athens, Georgia Description Responsibilities: Participate in design and development of feat ... (read more)...
Soliant Athens, GA
School Speech Therapist job opening south of Athens, GA. A good school district is looking to place a speech language pathologist in Georgia. As a member of the Special Education team, Speech Therapist will provide high-quality services to children in the school district. Caseload may include individuals with autism, articulation disorders, apraxia, and language delay, among others. This is a f...
Sanofi Athens, GA
Location: Athens, GA Job Category: Production Jobs Requisition Number: 70072607-38540 Technician II-70072607-38540 Description Major Responsibilities: Communicates facility and inventory related needs daily Adheres to daily production schedule Performs preventative maintenance as required Maintains facilities and equipment as required by Standard Operating Procedures Performs hands-on pr...
Sanofi Athens, GA
Location: Athens, GA Job Category: Engineering & Maintenance Jobs Requisition Number: 70075729-39554 Maintenance Technician V-70075729-39554 Description Major Responsibilities: Under limited supervision, execute advanced maintenance activities for assigned vaccine manufacturing equipment such as: cell culture and fermentation tanks, pumps, chromatography skids, ultra-filtration skids, centri...
Sanofi Athens, GA
Location: Athens, GA Job Category: Laboratory\Process\Device Development Jobs Requisition Number: 00505987-32316 Senior Scientist I-00505987-32316 Description Merial is a world-leading animal health company. Merial provides a comprehensive range of products to enhance the health, well-being and performance of a wide range of animals. We are a forward-looking company with a proven track record...
Get heavyequipment operator Athens, GA
Job Description Must be proficient in operating a backhoe, mini excavator,skid ster and other heavy equipment Minimum of 2 years of experience Job Requirements Must be able to pass Drug Test....
Get heavyequipment operator Athens, GA
Job Description Must be proficient in operating a backhoe, mini excavator,skid ster and other heavy equipment Minimum of 2 years of experience Job Requirements Must be able to pass Drug Test....
Get heavyequipment operator Athens, GA
Job Description Must be proficient in operating a backhoe, mini excavator,skid ster and other heavy equipment Minimum of 2 years of experience Job Requirements Must be able to pass Drug Test....
Kelly Services Athens, GA
Job Description You will help the Finance dept with day-to-day operations and any other project pertaining to maintaining an organized and efficient account process. It does require long hours during busy periods, so a positive attitude is a must! You must be able to work as a team player and be self-motivated, professional, dedicated, and a quick learner. Position: Jr Level Accountant / Account...
Huff Consulting Athens, GA
To assist in the management and development of sales accounts through administrative duties. Responsibilities may include taking sales orders, completing vendor paperwork, screening phone calls, preparing reports, customer service and other general office duties. Excellent organizational and communication skills a must. This position will work closely with the C.E.O. and eventually a Vice Presiden...
Sanofi Athens, GA
Location: Athens, GA Job Category: Engineering & Maintenance Jobs Requisition Number: 70085588-50829 Maintenance Technician IV-70085588-50829 Description Major Responsibilities: Execute intermediate maintenance activities, or operates and monitors plant support equipment, referring complex issues or problems to more experienced personnel Assist the team with maintaining an up-to-date workin...
SmartRecruiters Athens, GA
Business Support Specialist Athens, GA Full-time Company Description Our client: Fire & Flavor is currently the largest brand in grilling planks, and is quickly gaining significant placement on charcoal, wood chips, fire starters, seasonings & brines. The products are premium quality, sustainably sourced, and non-GMO verified. Job Description To assist in the management and development of s...
BOS Staffing Athens, GA
Software Developer, Athens GA Skills: Knowledge and experience of open source projects, technologies and tools Experience building loosely-coupled, service-oriented distributed systems Languages/Platforms/Frameworks: Java/JEE, Struts, MVC, JSP, Servlets, Spring, JPA, Hibernate, JUnit, log4j Cross-cutting standards: XML/XSL/XSD, X/HTML, web services (SOAP/WSDL, REST) Web Development: AJAX, Ja...
XcelHR Athens, GA
Sales Representative Our client is looking for talented outgoing sales people!!! This is a direct hire position with our client that has been in business for over 23 years and is located in over 39 states. The position can be work from home or within local office. As a Talented Sales Representative, you will be responsible for converting leads into clients. EARNING POTENTIAL: $60,000-$90,000 (ba...
R&E Automated Systems Athens, GA
Company DescriptionR&E Automated Systems (www.reautomated.com) is the industry leader in Controls, Robotics, Welding, Design and Simulation. Our experience spans a wide range of manufacturing including the automotive, medical, aerospace, agriculture, military and consumer goods industries.Job DescriptionInterested in a career with a winning team?In order to effectively compete in today's global ma...
R&E Automated Systems Athens, GA
Company DescriptionR&E Automated Systems (www.reautomated.com) is the industry leader in Controls, Robotics, Welding, Design and Simulation. Our experience spans a wide range of manufacturing including the automotive, medical, aerospace, agriculture, military and consumer goods industries.Job DescriptionInterested in a career with a winning team?In order to effectively compete in today's global ma...
Telenet Marketing Solutions Athens, GA
Company DescriptionTeleNet is a company focused on delivering highly qualified sales opportunities, reliable market intelligence and data analysis to our customers in technology, telecommunications, logistics and other key industries. As a growing company, TeleNet offers advancement opportunities and believes in promoting from within. TeleNet ensures people have the tools needed to be successful: ...
Class A Drive Athens, GA
USXPRESS 48 STATES Seeking Class A Experienced OTR or Regional Drivers *Home Every 10-14 Days! *Pay = .34cpm - .41cpm (Depends on experience and Area) *Medical, Dental, 401K *Excellent Equipment Basic Driver Requirements: 1.) Must have 6 Months of OTR driving (5 States) in the last 3 Years 2.) OR you can have 3 Months OTR in the last 18 Months 3.) No DWI's in the last 5 Years 4.) No fel...

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