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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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Requirements are as follows: 7+ years of AutoCAD Civil 3D Transportation and Land Development Experience. Pretty easy right? Call me if you are a fit and we can discuss when you'll start your new job! Job details & apply
POSITION SUMMARY: This position is recognized as a technical specialist with an in-depth and advanced knowledge in wastewater treatment and process modeling. The focus of this position may include serving as an internal consulting resource to other professionals on projects throughout the company in the area of wastewater treatment. In addition to providing technical expertise, this position may...
This organization is looking to enhance its customers experience throughout the mortgage lending process and will need strong Analysts to assist in working with business leaders to identify areas within their process that can enhance the customer experience. The will meet with business leaders to understand their processes and how they impact their customers. This will involve fact and date findin...
America’s Best is a wholly owned subsidiary of National Vision, Inc that currently operates retail optical stores in 28 states and the District of Columbia. With over 370 locations across the country, and forty stores being added annually, America's Best consistently delivers millions of pairs of quality eyeglasses, contact lenses and eye exams to our customers at the low prices America deserves e...
Job Title:Outside Sales Representative (Account Manager) Company Information: Apex Systems and parent company On Assignment combine to be the 2nd largest IT staffing firm in the U.S. Founded in 1995 and headquartered in Glen Allen, Virginia, Apex utilizes specialized technology and industry practice groups to deliver the most talented and qualified technical professionals for temporary and perma...
This position is located in our IA, West Des Moines facility 1. Analyzes user needs to determine functional requirements for a wide variety of projects. 2. Performs functional allocations to identify tasks and their inter-relationships 3. Researches, identifies and recommends resources required for task execution and completion 4. Performs functional modeling based on requirements analysis 5....
Sales Manager - West Des Moines, IA-SAL011425 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 ...
Des Moines, IA
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...
Des Moines, IA
Function Technical Operations Primary Objective Operates and monitors computer and peripheral equipment. Monitors system space availability, observes operation of equipment, and monitor accuracy of output. Complete daily and period end processing per provided documentation. /*/ Knowledge & Skill Requirements Client server experience a plus Manage running multiple jobs simultaneously Strong M...
Des Moines, IA
Description As a part of the Tenet and Catholic Health Initiatives family, Conifer Health Solutions is a leading healthcare business process management services provider working to improve operational performance for more than 600 clients so they can support financial improvement, enhance the patient experience, and drive value-based performance. Through our revenue cycle management , patient com...
Des Moines, IA
Description As a part of the Tenet and Catholic Health Initiatives family, Conifer Health Solutions is a leading healthcare business process management services provider working to improve operational performance for more than 600 clients so they can support financial improvement, enhance the patient experience, and drive value-based performance. Through our revenue cycle management , patient com...
Des Moines, IA
Field Service Coordinator Des Moines, IA ACProducts, Inc. (ACPI), formerly a subsidiary of Armstrong World Industries, is looking for a Field Service Coordinator. ACPI is a U.S. leader in the manufacture and distribution of fine cabinetry for the home and one of the nation's largest direct distributor of cabinetry. The business mix is entirely residential, with 70-percent in new construction an...
Des Moines, IA
Field Supervisor Des Moines, IA ACProducts, Inc., formerly a subsidiary of Armstrong World Industries, is looking for a Field Supervisor. ACProducts is a U.S. leader in the manufacture and distribution of fine cabinetry for the home and the nation's largest direct distributor of cabinetry. The business mix is entirely residential, with 70-percent in new construction and 30-percent in remodeling ...
Des Moines, IA
Description: Position Description: Expanding access to affordable, high quality health care starts here. This is where some of the most innovative ideas in health care are created every day. This is where bold people with big ideas are writing the next chapter in health care. This is the place to do your life's best work.(sm) The Network Contract Manager develops the provider network (physician...
Des Moines, IA
25 plus year old molding company specializing in 2-shot, insert micro, and micro molding and serving the medical, micro-electronics, micro-optics, automotive electronics, military, and aerospace markets. They provide design for manufacturability, tooling, mold building, automation, and packaging. Summary of Duties: Evaluate, recommend, design and implement the use of electronic, electric and mec...
Des Moines, IA
Description ABOUT PPG PPG Industries’ vision is to continue to be the world’s leading coatings and specialty products company. Founded in 1883, PPG has global headquarters in Pittsburgh and operates in nearly 70 countries around the world. Sales in 2013 were $15.1 billion. Within our Architectural Coatings business, we produce paints, stains, and specialty coatings under the PPG Pittsburgh® Pai...
Des Moines, IA
Description: If you want to achieve more in your mission of health care, you have to be really smart about the business of health care. Challenge yourself, your peers and our industry by shaping what health care looks like and doing your life's best work.(sm) We have made a promise to the seniors we serve that we will support more effective care with networks focused on quality outcomes, a patie...
Des Moines, IA
TypeRegular Full-Time Job Code*LI-JL2 Overview: Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals is pleased to bring Questcor and its entire business into our company. The former Questcor organization will be known as the Autoimmune and Rare Diseases business within Mallinckrodt’s Specialty Pharmaceuticals segment. We will continue their focus on the treatment of patients with serious, difficult-to-treat autoimmu...
DES MOINES, IA
Type of Truck Driving Job: Semi-Local Truck Driver License Type: Class A Full Time/Part Time: Full Time Frequency of Home Time: 5days on, 2days off Truck Driver Residence Area: Must live within 40 miles of DES MOINES , IA Orientation Location: CEDAR RAPIDS , IA Operating Area: They run the states of Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, Wisconsin, and Illinois. Trucking Experience Level: 6 Mon...
DES MOINES, IA
Type of Truck Driving Job: Over the Road Truck Driver License Type: Class A Full Time/Part Time: Full Time Frequency of Home Time: 12days on, 2days off Truck Driver Residence Area: Must live within 25 miles of DES MOINES , IA Orientation Location: CHICAGO , IL Operating Area: Could run anywhere east of the Rockies, but will mainly run east of I-35. Trucking Experience Level: 3 Month...

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