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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, 50301
Job Description Altria Group is a FORTUNE 200 company that owns the premier tobacco companies in the United States including Philip Morris USA, U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company, John Middleton and Nu Mark. The companies' premium tobacco brands include Marlboro, Copenhagen, Skoal and Black & Mild. Altria also owns Ste. Michelle Wine Estates, one of the country's top premium wine producers and Philip...
Des Moines, IA, 50301
TelCom Construction is an established national utility contractor located in Clearwater, MN with a growing market presence within both the wireline and wireless telecommunications industries. We are currently seeking full-time Field Supervisors to fill new positions in the Des Moines, IA area. These positions are responsible for supervising the day to day operations and job completion of assigned...
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
Position: Salesperson Type: Full Time Employee Department: Sales Wage: Salaried, commensurate with experience Location: O’Keefe Elevator Company 1567 Ohio St. Des Moines, IA 50314 Description: O’Keefe Elevator Company is looking to fill a Salesperson role in our Des Moines office to proactively manage customer relationships, manage opportunities from current and new customers and close deal...
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, 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, 50309
Manpower has partnered in the search for a Territory Sales Manager. This will represent our clientin their Iowa territory. Job Purpose: Maintaining, growing, and initiating business relationships in an assigned region to achieve maximum growth, profitability, and account penetration. Our goal is creating a friendly relationship with our customers, providing excellent service and supplying superi...
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, 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, 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 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, 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...
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 ...
Sales Manager - Windsor Heights, IA-SAL011415 As someone who is driven by leading teams to success within an industry that is constantly evolving, it's an exciting time to consider U.S. Cellular for your next career move. Here, you'll have the opportunity to demonstrate your talent and passion in developing a winning sales team while enjoying the reward of witnessing their career success. While ...
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
The Integer Group® ISN’T hiring. We’re assembling. We are putting together the best collection of talent imaginable to create brilliant marketing solutions for our global clients. Because we have offices on six continents, you could potentially work with industry giants in beverage, packaged goods, power sports, and more. As one of the world’s largest promotional, retail and shopper marketing agen...
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 ...
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
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...

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