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Gainesville, FL Employment Information

Gainesville, Florida Overview

This town bleeds orange and blue, with the nation's 7th largest university campus (by enrollment) - the University of Florida, at the center of its existence. The city commissioners are looking to attract professionals to a gentrification project they are undertaking between downtown Gainesville and the university campus. This may slow some of the suburban sprawl the area has experienced. The area around Gainesville is largely rural.

Gainesville promotes the use of solar power by providing small businesses and homeowners with a favorable tariff to help supply electricity to the city power grid. Gainesville's contribution to pop culture is the sports drink Gatorade, created there in the 1960s for the UF football team, and UF still receives a share of the drink's profits.

Gainesville Job Opportunities

Like most large university towns in smaller metropolitan areas, Gainesville's college-educated population outpaces its entry-level job opportunities. As expected, top opportunities include education and healthcare jobs in Gainesville. Some common employers include the University of Florida, UFHealth, Alachua County School Board, the Veterans Affairs Medical Center and the City of Gainesville.

Nursing and other healthcare professions top the hottest Gainesville jobs. There are also many positions available in food service.

Gainesville Employment Trends

Gainesville's weak job market is due in part to the fact that the areas surrounding it are largely rural, limiting the amount of non-farm jobs available. While it has direct access to Ocala, Jacksonville, and Orlando, all are too far to commute to for daily employment. The unemployment rate is around 2 percent lower than the national average.

Gainesville is the cultural, educational, and commercial center for North Central Florida. Several companies have their headquarters here, including 352 Inc., Atlantic.Net, EnCor Biotechnology, Trendy Entertainment and Walrusoft.

Gainesville Cost of Living

The cost of living in Gainesville is 10.1 percent less than the rest of the country. Its status as a university town means dining opportunities are plentiful and inexpensive. Florida residents also don't pay income tax. The median household income ($28,914) is considerably less in Gainesville than it is throughout Florida ($45,040), as a large pool of college-educated employees keeps salaries low.

While the median house price is $127,900 (25 percent less than the national average), Gainesville residents pay a higher property tax rate to offset the fact that university property is tax-exempt. Transportation costs (1 percent) and groceries (3.3 percent) are slightly higher than the national average, making Gainesville one of the few towns where it may actually be less expensive to eat out than in.

1000+ Gainesville, Florida jobs found on Monster.

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Gainesville, FL, 32601
See the country on our dime. Did you know you can earn more than $50k a year as a truck driver? $200 Sign- On Bonus Call and learn how fast you can get started. 866-774-0523 No experience needed. No experience. No Problem! Get paid to train. In as little as two to three weeks of sponsored training and you’ll be on the road, traveling the country, as a licensed truck driver. A fresh (and fast...
Gainesville, FL, 32601
Maintenance Technician needed for a growing, local developer/owner. This is a permanent, full time position with benefits. Candidate needs to have excellent customer service skills, a desire to help people, and a willingness to be part of a team. Experience with carpentry, drywall, electrical, plumbing, and or general maintenance. Previous maintenance, solid plumbing & electrical experience a plus...
Gainesville, FL, 32601
Looking for a Smiling Team Player Description: Private Practice mental health office looking for a Full Time receptionist. Medical insurance billing experience a MUST! Job duties include but not limited to: -Answering multi-line phone -Scheduling for multiple therapists -Processing insurance claims (getting authorizations, printing HCFA's, processing EOB's and checks, etc.) Use Availity to p...
Gainesville, FL, 32601
Auto Body Repair Tech Needed, Avail. Immed. Must have exp., tools, & ref. Commission pay rate $20/hr. Please contact shop, GT Motorcars, 352-371-0215...
Gainesville, FL, 32605
FULL TIME Non Clinical Billing and Coding Specialist Brookdale is excited to welcome Nurse on Call to our family. Together we have the opportunity to further enrich the lives of more patients and their families for “All The Places Life Can Go.” DESCRIPTION As a Billing and Coding Specialist at Nurse On Call, providing skilled nursing, rehabilitation and other home healthcare services since 1989...
Gainesville, FL, 32607
PALM GARDEN OF GAINESVILLE has the following opportunity available Risk Manager - FT RN with long term care experience We offer competitive wages and excellent benefits. Please apply in person or fax your resume. Palm Garden of Gainesville 227 SW 62nd Blvd. Gainesville, Florida 32607 352-331-0601 Phone 352-332-9778 Fax EEOC Employer...
Gainesville, FL, 32607
Completion of an accredited Physician Assistant program licensed to practice in the State of Florida. Job Description: The Orthopaedic Institute is a private practice group of 28 specialty physicians providing the complete spectrum of musculoskeletal care. TOI is seeking an Orthopaedic PA to work directly with a Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon, assisting in surgery and clinic....
Gainesville, FL, 32607
If you are an experienced administrative editor with a good balance of technical editorial and customer service skills and you are looking for a rewarding new career direction, join the Naylor team! We are looking for a Directory Content Coordinator to plan, collect and process editorial content for the creation of print and online membership directories for professional and trade associations. Yo...
Gainesville, FL, 32608
Eighth Judicial Circuit Court Interpreter - Certified For information, visit our website
Gainesville, FL, 32608
HEALTHCARE ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE GROW WITH US! The #1 source for local news and information by consumers! The Gainesville Sun, a division of Halifax Media Group, is looking for a dynamic sales professional with excellent customer service skills and the drive to succeed. You will be responsible for developing a customer base, building and maintaining relationships with accounts and prospects, as we...
Gainesville, FL, 32608
Job ID: 7475 Position Description: Brink’s U.S., a division of Brink’s, Incorporated, is the premier provider of armored car transportation, currency and coin processing, ATM servicing and other value added services to financial institutions, retailers and other commercial and government entities. The company has a proud history of providing growth and advancement opportunities for its employees...
Gainesville, FL, 32608
Executive Director, Ronald McDonald House, Gainesville FL An exciting opportunity is currently available to advance the mission of the Ronald McDonald House Charities of North Central Florida in the position of Executive Director. The primary role for this position will be fundraising and budgetary oversight. Additionally, this role will be responsible for providing leadership, vision and support...
Gainesville, FL, 32608
Local Truck Driver needed, 2 yrs. exp. w/ CDL Class A. Home every night, 10-14 hr. workdays. Apply in person at 37 S. Main St., Ste. D, 32696. 352-528-9105...
Gainesville, FL, 32608
Pharmacy Technician Template Genoa, a QoL Healthcare company is a leader in behavioral healthcare specialty pharmacy solutions. Serving more than 300,000 individuals with a mental illness across 34 states, we are a rapidly growing and successful organization with a strong reputation in serving the mental health community via a network of full-service pharmacies co-located (or embedded) within men...
Gainesville, FL, 32608
NOW HIRING FOR ASSISTANT MANAGERS FOR GAINESVILLE, FL AREA!!! Must be able to work various shifts per week. Be authorized to work in the United States. Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches is known for its obsession with fresh, quality products and high-speed execution. Ever since 19-year-old Jimmy John Liautaud opened his first Gourmet Sandwich Shop in Charleston, Illinois in 1983, Jimmy John's has...
Gainesville, FL, 32608
· Drama Free Workplace · Paid Mileage · Quarterly Reviews and Performance Based Raises · Tips · Weekly Paychecks · Work on Team or Solo · Paychecks that can be up to $500 wk not including tips (requires great work ethic and drive and not much more than a 40 hr work week) · Snacks provided for your Work Day · Team that cares for and about each-other · Plus lots more.......! If you want to...
Company Confidential Gainesville, FL, 32653
Beverage Distributor is seeking a self-motivated and outgoing Brand Activation Manager. This position is responsible for assisting with special events, promotions, and customer samplings. Must be at least 21 years old, own a vehicle, and hold a valid FL driver's license. Must be willing to work nights and weekends. This is a full-time position. Apply in person at 6125 NW 18th Drive, Gainesville,...
Gainesville, FL, 32653
The Direct Sales Representative (DSR) sells Video, Voice, and Data services to residential customers within assigned territory comprised of single family homes. The DSR’s performance is critical to the achievement of department and company Primary Service Unit (PSU) growth and net gain objectives. To that end, the DSR may perform basic installations as well as auditing. Works independently in the ...
Gainesville, FL, 32653
FT Inside Sales/Customer Service Representative We are looking for a FT Inside Sales Representative to join our sales team. We are one of the premier manufacturers of executive leather desk sets and conference room accessories manufacture’s in North America. Our products are sold through numerous channels, such as Furniture Dealers, Interior Designers, Promotional Product Companies, and Ecommerce...
Gainesville, FL, 32653
Ductz of Gainesville has an opening for a lead technician for Air Duct / HVAC systems cleaning as well as mold remediation. We are seeking a highly motivated person to join our team of professional Air Duct / HVAC Systems Cleaning technicians as a commercial lead technician. We will provide you with comprehensive PAID training. Primary customer contacts are institutional/commercial customers....

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