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Fort Lauderdale, FL Employment Information

Fort Lauderdale, Florida Overview

Fort Lauderdale is the county seat of Broward County, and the largest city in the South Florida metropolitan complex. With its sunny tropical climate and miles of sandy beaches, Fort Lauderdale is a prime tourist destination, welcoming over 12 million visitors each year.

The city was incorporated in 1911 and was one of the fastest growing areas in the country through 1980. While growth has slowed in past decades, the metropolitan area is home to approximately 1.8 million people; the South Florida metro area consists of over 5.5 million residents. Jobs in Fort Lauderdale, FL are concentrated in the tourism, hospitality, yachting, and healthcare industries.

The cost of living in Fort Lauderdale is 9 percent higher than the national average according to Forbes, with a median home price of $237,000, well above the $181,400 national median. At 5.5 percent, unemployment is slightly below the national average. Median household income is $50,300 per year.

Fort Lauderdale Job Opportunities

The outlook for jobs in Fort Lauderdale is good, especially in the yachting and boating industry, which employs 109,000 people countywide. The city boasts over 100 marinas and boatyards. Fort Lauderdale is also a major cruise ship port.

Other Fort Lauderdale, FL jobs include high-end retail and hospitality jobs to tend to the affluent visitors that flock to the region each year. The newly redeveloped and re-energized downtown area houses major financial and professional services companies, including Bank of America Plaza, PNC Center, and SunTrust Center. Financial services company American Express is one of the largest employers of Fort Lauderdale jobs, providing 4,200 jobs to city residents.

Major employers for Fort Lauderdale jobs include Citrix Systems, AutoNation, Spirit Airlines and DHL Express. The healthcare industry is also flourishing in Fort Lauderdale; the city's largest employer is Tenet Healthcare, with over 5,000 employees. Opportunities abound in nearby South Florida cities; try searching for Pompano Beach jobs to see other options.

Fort Lauderdale Employment Trends

At 5.5 percent, Fort Lauderdale's unemployment rate is near the national average of 5.9 percent. The city experienced a robust 3.0 percent job growth rate, higher than the national average of 1.9 percent for the 12-month period ending in June 2014. Fort Lauderdale ranks as the 102nd best place for careers in the Forbes annual report, and number 125 for job growth. Leisure and hospitality jobs posted a 4 percent growth rate, as did jobs in the professional and business sector. Construction jobs in Fort Lauderdale experienced explosive growth at over 10 percent.

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· Dental Equipment Manufacturer offers a position for a responsible professional to oversee all the manufacturing activities taking place at its production plant in Pompano Beach, Florida Duties and Responsibilities Planning and scheduling production activities and supervising the production process. Ensuring the effective management of production lines Making sure the good quality production ...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Collect branch receivables and records payments to customer’s accounts. Prepare daily cash deposits and complete cash control sheet. Answer calls and/or mail correspondence to customers as necessary. Replenish office/warehouse supplies. Brings deposits to the bank on a regular basis. Other duties as assigned. REQUIREMENTS: Associates degree in Accounting or related field ...
Are you the Go To Person for Setting Up EDART Systems? Do you enjoy Developing the processes? Are you data driven? If this describes you, then Welcome to HOERBIGER as a Injection Molding Process Technician II The Injection Molding Technician II position is responsible for establishing the processing parameters of injection molding machines while also performing set ups, operating and maintain...
Responsibilities: Perform filling, sealing, labeling, labeling, packaging and Inspection of Gel Cards following all regulations and requirements including cGMP’s, OSHA and Universal and Product License requirements. Monitor environmental conditions within the filling room (temperature, humidity, Bioburden plates, and particle counts) and monitor environmental conditions and storage of product. ...
Vitas Job ID: 2014-31853 Location: Broward/Palm Beach Home Medical Equipment - (HME) Min. Exp.(Yrs): 1 Category: Home Medical Equipment Overview: The Home Medical Equipment Customer Service position requires an outgoing personality and the ability to deal with a diverse public-client population. Candidates must be able to coordinate with patients and customers and other team members to ensur...
Sears Commercial Sales, a member of the Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: SHLD) family of companies, is a complete appliance resource designed specifically to meet the many special needs of today’s commercial customer. We offer unparalleled start-to-finish and beyond support to help assure our customer’s success. From local professional sales assistance to our National Order Management Center, w...
Sears Commercial Sales, a member of the Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: SHLD) family of companies, is a complete appliance resource designed specifically to meet the many special needs of today’s commercial customer. We offer unparalleled start-to-finish and beyond support to help assure our customer’s success. From local professional sales assistance to our National Order Management Center, w...
Account Manager Ritz Safety is a national leader in the safety products industry providing expert consultation, service and delivery to companies in the construction, industrial and manufacturing marketplace. Based on our growth and leadership in the safety market, Ritz Safety is seeking an Account Manager to develop, manage and grow current and new customer accounts in our Miami geographic mark...
JacoSpa is looking to employ a strong, organized salesperson with experience in spa and salon sales. We are a nationwide distributor of professional spa and salon products, located in Pompano, Beach, FL. JacoSpa is a young, growing company, offering room for personal growth within. Our experienced sales professionals will be tasked with managing key accounts and attending spa shows across the coun...
The Claims Examiner/Inside Adjuster has direct responsibility for homeowners’ property and casualty claims, starting with contacting the insured upon the loss through claims resolution. The Claims Examiner provides world class customer service to our policyholders by empathetically handling each claim, and working as efficiently as possible to handle every claim fairly. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPO...
Cutting Edge Recruiting Solutions (CERS) is looking for an outstanding Dispatcher who has experience working in construction company. This position involves monitoring the drivers in real-time, ensuring safety, and on time arrival. An ideal candidate should have at least 2-3 years experience and be able to work in an extremely fast paced environment. Responsibilities: Receive orders Schedule wi...
Job ID ENP-00004529 Emerson Company Avocent Country United States State/Province Florida City Pompano Beach Publish Start Date Jan 7 2015 Job Level Experienced (Non-Manager) Job Description Emerson Network Power, a business of Emerson and a global leader in protecting and optimizing critical infrastructure, is currently seeking a Field Service Technician I in Sunrise, FL. JOB SUMMARY A F...
Judge Healthcare is currently seeking a Regional Director of Nursing in Pompano Beach, FL. This job will have the following responsibilities: Oversee 3 South FL offices Manage and supervise the assistant directors of nursing Qualifications & Requirements: Home Care Director of Nursing experience At least 2-3 years experience as a clinician Masters/BS preferred Knowledge of Medicare/OASIS ...
Customer Service We are currently seeking an experienced Customer Service Associate to join our team in Pompano Beach, FL. Job Responsibilities: Represent SGMS in a positive and professional manner Work with all personnel and outside contacts to satisfy clients and achieve company goals Identify areas of improvement in the company and assist in creating and implementing solutions Arrive to w...
Director of Quality Assurance - Regional Role (must have food, pharmaceutical or related CPG or OTC experience) The Company This nearly 50 year leader in their category has had an extraordinary successful record of unprecedented growth. They are a leader in the their market of products that serve a wide variety of international customer base - their distributor reach is truly international. ...
Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33324
CareersUSA, a leader in the staffing industry with over 33 years of experience, has another job opportunity for you: Our client is seeking a Bilingual (Spanish / English) Sales Representative / Account Executive in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Earn $14.42 to $16.83 per hour at this full-time, temp-to-hire position. Work 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Job Description: Gen...
Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33324
Travel company located in Sunrise, Florida seeks an Inside Sales Specialist will introduce and sell the company’s tours to new and established travel agency partners. The Specialist will establish positive and productive business relationships with travel agencies to maximize sales. Promotion of the various sales tools travel agencies can utilize to maximize revenue generated by the company’s tour...
About Thales Thales is a global technology leader for the Aerospace and Space, Defence, Security and Transportation markets. In 2010, the company generated revenues of 13.1 billion Euros with 68,000 employees in 50 countries. With its 25,000 engineers and researchers, Thales has a unique capability to design, develop and deploy equipment, systems and services that meet the most complex security r...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Kforce has a client seeking a Product Support Engineer located in Plantation, Florida (FL). Overview: The Level 2-3 Support Engineer is a customer facing role responsible for the full scope of duties associated with the post sales technical support of the client's products. The candidate will evaluate product documentation, providing consultation and troubleshooting complex pr...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Kforce has a client seeking a Product Support Engineer Lead located in Plantation, Florida (FL). As a member of the customer services team, the Product Support Lead is both a working and supervisory position. This position has primary responsibilities of leading the HSM support engineer group to provide prompt and efficient post-sales support to their customers for complex probl...

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