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Des Moines, IA Employment Information

Des Moines, Iowa Overview

Des Moines, the capital of Iowa and the largest city in the state, bursts with opportunity. For an assumed quiet Midwest town, it has received its share of accolades including being ranked by Forbes Magazine as "The Best Place for Business" in 2010 and 2013. In 2014, NBC named it the "Wealthiest City in America."

Des Moines schools boast a high graduation rate of 83 percent and a low student to teacher ratio of 13 to 1.

Iowa is also home to the first primary caucuses in the presidential campaign cycle, making it a very exciting place to live.

Des Moines Job Opportunities

According to Business Wire, this city is the "Number 1 Spot for U.S. Insurance Companies" and the third largest "Insurance Capital of the World," so finding Insurance jobs in Des Moines is easy.

It is home to many corporate headquarters of well-known companies, including the Meredith Corporation, EMC Insurance Companies, and Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield, to name a few. Several large companies have extensive operations in Des Moines, including Wells Fargo, Nationwide Insurance Company, Monsanto, and Pioneer Hi-Bred.Technology companies like Microsoft, Facebook, and Hewlett-Packard have also recently located data processing and logistical facilities in and around the area, so keep that in mind when searching for IT jobs in Des Moines.

This capital city hosts many government opportunities as well.

Des Moines Employment Trends

Despite its connection to the insurance industry, Des Moines' hottest area of job growth for college degree holders is in engineering. Biomedical engineers lead the pack with an estimated 75 percent growth rate through 2020. Nuclear engineers are expected to see a 47 percent growth rate during the same time period.

The second fastest growing field in Iowa is slightly more surprising — meeting, convention, and event planning, which is expected to experience a 49 percent change in opportunities. Another surprising employment trend in Iowa is interpreting and translation services (44 percent).

For employees with a high school degree, the most opportunity lies within motorboat operation (100 percent change), mine cutting and channeling machine operators (50 percent), and the plumbing industry, including pipelayers, steamfitters, plumbers and pipefitters (42 percent).

Des Moines Cost of Living

One of the many reasons companies operating in Des Moines find it so appealing is its affordable cost of living, which is 19.5 percent lower than the national average. The median cost of a home in Des Moines is 50.7 percent less than the national average and rental properties are 16 percent lower than the rest of the nation.The capital of the Hawkeye State has a steady housing market and a strong economic future.
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Des Moines, IA, 50314
Location: Virtual Job Summary Reporting to the Vice President, Operations, the Account Director is responsible for managing customers’ successful use of TAVHealth products. Primary objectives are maintaining a high level of customer satisfaction, growing the TAVConnect user-base and contact database, and ensuring customer retention. Required Skills and Capabilities Drives end user adoption, co...
Des Moines, IA, 50314
Position Summary Responsible for supervision and service of meals to patients, hospital staff and/or visitors. Provide leadership consistent with the ABM Healthcare Support Services standard operating procedures. Essential Duties Reports directly to the assigned manager. Receives direction from the assigned manager. Works cooperatively with peers on the Food and Nutrition Services team. *Job...
Des Moines, IA, 50314
Directs, oversees and leads training within Plasma Collection Center by partnering with the Regional Training staff to ensure training compliance is met. Collaborates with regional training staff to meet training goals within the Plasma Collection Center and implements operational changes to enhance effectiveness. Continuously trains employees on new or modified scheduling process effectuated to...
Des Moines, IA, 50309
We are seeking a 2nd Shift experienced Machinist. Working hours are Mon-Thursday 3:30pm-1:30am Some Overtime will be asked for Fridays 12pm to possibly 5pm. Job Summary: Setup and operate conventional, special purpose, and numerical control (NC) machines and machining centers to fabricate metallic and nonmetallic parts. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: * Studies blueprints, sketches, drawi...
Des Moines, IA, 50309
Securus America, the nation’s leader in Final Expense Life Insurance Sales, is currently interviewing career minded individuals for a great opportunity in the life insurance industry. We are proud to bring our 30+ years’ experience of building Agents and Agencies to you. We have immediate openings for Life Insurance Sales Agents. Life Insurance Sales Agents new to Securus America will have immed...
Des Moines, IA, 50309
Outside Sales - Tools and Equipment Job Label:TTS_OS_IA Total Tool Supply, Inc. is a leader in tool and equipment sales and related services to the Industrial and Construction Industries. We currently have an outside sales position available in our Des Moines, IA location. Previous sales experience, strong communication and organizational skills are a must. Previous work in the construction indu...
Des Moines, IA, 50317
AQ DIVISION ESTABLISHED IN YOUR AREA Our locally owned franchise locations provide extraordinary opportunities for personal growth, career and financial success. For more information visit us at www.aerushome.com. Service Manager Needed Aerus Offers: · Up to $1200 - $2400 per month, depending on position · Benefits available · Career Advancement Opportunities Qualifications: · Neat in appe...
Des Moines, IA, 50317
Johnson Brothers Liquor Company is a family-owned wine, spirits, beer, and non-alcoholic beverages distributor with headquarters in St. Paul, Minnesota. Johnson Brothers has been providing world class service to customers throughout the United States for 60 years. . We are representing the most recognized and prestigious labels in the beverage industry. Johnson Brothers Liquor Company is currentl...
Des Moines, IA, 50310
A Career with Us Will Provide You with: · A marketing plan we help you customize to build your brand effectively · A comprehensive training program focused on people and marketing strategy · Financial support during your early years to help you build your business · Compete with our elite and score trips to awesome places like Hawaii, Beijing and Münich, Germany Realize Your Potential Being ...
Des Moines, IA, 50310
Your Place to Shine! Kay Jewelers is looking for dynamic, driven and creative individuals to join our team. Are you ready to use your business and sales skills to begin a financially rewarding career? If you are the type of person that enjoys working with the best of the best and celebrating the successes of a strong team, then you should apply to Kay Jewelers. Make the decision to build your ca...
The Implementation Consultant consults and provides influential leadership to project managers and project teams towards successful implementation planning, solution preparation, delivery to the field, and measurement of initiatives that are the most highly complex and strategic in nature. No handbook, must be able to dig in and document policies. Functions include: - Provides matrix leadership ...
Job Description Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. has an exciting opportunity for a Sales Manager!! RESPONSIBILITIES: Attract, hire, train, develop, motivate and manage members of a world-class sales organization. Aggressively stimulate, review and monitor all business activity for the branch and ensure achievement of activity goals. Ensure achievement of branch sales and profita...
Overview: If you have the drive to succeed in a sales role and a technical background, we have the opportunity for you! TheAccount Executiveposition is responsible for selling products and services to potential and existing commercial clients, and for introducing the company’s full range of products, solutions, and services to key executives and staff of target companies. Contribution expected t...
Des Moines, IA, 50321
SUMMARY (basic purpose of the job): This entry-level position completes all aspects of processing coin, ie. roll cracking, coin wrapping, coin sorting, coin verifying, and specialty processing. This position is held to a daily production quota standard. Must be at least 18 years of age to perform this job. Full time position paying $13.00/hr. First shift available 6:00am - 2:00pm. Benefits availa...
Des Moines, IA, 50321
SUMMARY (basic purpose of the job): This entry-level position completes all aspects of processing coin, ie. roll cracking, coin wrapping, coin sorting, coin verifying, and specialty processing. This position is held to a daily production quota standard. Must be at least 18 years of age to perform this job. This part-time position is not eligible for benefits at this time. Pay rate is $13.00 per h...
DES MOINES, IA, 50321
UPS is hiring individuals to work as part-time Package Handlers. This is a physical, fast-paced position that involves continual lifting, lowering and sliding packages that typically weigh 25 - 35 lbs. and may weigh up to 70 lbs. Part-time employees usually work 3 ½ - 4 hours each weekday (Monday through Friday) and typically do not work on weekends or selected holidays. Package Handlers receive ...
DES MOINES, IA, 50321
UPS is hiring individuals to work as part-time Package Handlers. This is a physical, fast-paced position that involves continual lifting, lowering and sliding packages that typically weigh 25 - 35 lbs. and may weigh up to 70 lbs. Part-time employees usually work 3 ½ - 4 hours each weekday (Monday through Friday) and typically do not work on weekends or selected holidays. Package Handlers receive ...
Overview: VW Audi of Des Moines Automotive Sales Representative (Auto Sales Associate) Sales Representative – Auto Sales – Account Manager – Account Executive VW Audi of Des Moines continues to grow and we are seeking talented Automotive Sales Representatives to join our successful team. VW Audi of Des Moines is one of many Lithia Auto Stores. At Lithia we provide a unique blend of leadership...
Overview: Audi of Des Moines Automotive Sales Manager/New Car Manager Lithia Audi of Des Moines’ GRAND OPENING is nearing, and we have an immediate opening for an experienced Sales Manager. Lithia Auto Stores embodies a unique blend of talent, leadership, and professionalism in a culture that embraces our Core Values of Earn Customers for Life, Take Personal Ownership, Improve Constantly, and ...
HealthyCoat has a great opportunity for a full-time entry-level Sales Associate to join our team. We provide an attractive and competitive compensation package which includes medical insurance. HealthyCoat has been in business for 15 years and are a growing animal health company. We manufacture an all-natural productso effective that people see the difference and animals feel the difference. At H...

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