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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, 32606
Coordinator, Perkins Grants Programs Application Deadline November 25, 2015 For additional information please contact Human Resources at 352-395-5187 or go to http // EA/EO notice is found at http //
Gainesville, FL, 32606
INDUSTRIAL ENGINEER – METAL PRODUCTS THIS IS A DIRECT HIRE POSITION LOCATED NEAR GAINESVILLE, FL Please email your resume to ***** Qualified Candidates must have the following skills/experience and be able to provide a detailed resume, portfolio and verifiable references. Requirements: · Industrial Engineering Degree Preferred · Experience in a Metal Manufacturing Facility ...
Gainesville, FL, 32606
Full Time Sterling House of Gainesville- 4601 North West 53rd Avenue, Gainesville, FL 32606 A career with Brookdale has never been more rewarding! Brookdale is the only national full-spectrum senior living solutions company and committed to providing the best options for our over 110,000 residents we serve. The services that we offer ensure residents continue to live the lives that they want whi...
Company Confidential Gainesville, FL, 32606
Experienced Part-time ARNP or PA wanted for busy Gainesville Geriatric practice. Candidate must be able to work independently. Candidate will be working with post-acute, rehabilitation and long term care patients. Hours are flexible however weekend hours preferred. On-call, phone only, infrequent. Fax CV to (352)548-4801....
Gainesville, FL
Sales professionals—are you looking for an opportunity to sell a high-quality and in-demand product for an established and successful company? Join our team at Mspark! We are a privately held, national provider of shared mail and digital services. We and have partnered with clients to deliver reliable advertising solutions since 1988. We are adding digital products beginning in Q4 of this year inc...
Gainesville, FL
Description Job Summary Store Team Members will work regularly with guests to find and sell products that match their needs. Responsibilities Interact heavily with guests on sales floor and cash register Utilize company selling approaches to create an enriched guest experience Assist in maintaining a well stocked and neat store appearance Act quickly to address guest concerns and provide re...
Gainesville, FL
Tractor Trailer Driver - Location: Gainesville, FL Provides leadership to our driver team and ensures timely delivery as well as customer support....
Gainesville, FL
OUTSIDE SALES CONSULTANT B2B UNCAPPED MONTHLY BONUS GREAT RESIDUALS 2-4 CONFIRMED APPOINTMENTS PROVIDED DAILY GAS BONUS on SELF- GENS WE PAY DAILY AS YOUR DEALS CLOSE RECESSION PROOF INDUSTRY In most sales organizations, prospecting can take up all of your time, limiting the amount of money you can earn. We not only provide our sales consultants with pre-set, daily appointments with qualifi...
Mental Health Resource Center, Inc. (MHRC), a comprehensive mental health center and Joint Commission accredited organization, is seeking a Mental Health Professional to join the Adult Florida Assertive Community Treatment (FACT) Program in the Alachua Area. The FACT Program is a multi disciplinary, clinical team which assumes responsibility for directly providing needed treatment, rehabilitation...
Gainesville, FL
Job Description Konica Minolta Business Solutions USA, Inc. currently has an exciting opportunity for a NAMED ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE – B2B Outside Sales. Here’s what YOU can count on when you join KONICA MINOLTA! Worldwide, Konica Minolta is one of the top information technology companies. Our proven experience is helping customers streamline workflow, improve output and IT infrastructure, reduce co...
Gainesville, FL
Job Description Here’s what YOU can count on when you join KONICA MINOLTA! Worldwide, Konica Minolta is one of the top information technology companies. Our proven experience is helping customers streamline workflow, improve output and IT infrastructure, reduce costs and strengthen their commitment to environmental protection. As an employer, our goal is to partner with individuals who want a ca...
Gainesville, FL
Description: Position Description: Energize your career with one of Healthcare's fastest growing companies. You dream of a great career with a great company where you can make an impact and help people. We dream of giving you the opportunity to do just this. And with the incredible growth of our business, it's a dream that definitely can come true. Already one of the world's leading Healthcare ...
Gainesville, FL
Description: The Practice Performace Manager is responsible for program implementation and provider performance management which is tracked by designated provider metrics, inclusive minimally of 4 STAR gap closure and coding accuracy. The person in this role is expected to work directly with care providers to build relationships, ensure effective education and reporting, proactively identify perf...
Company Confidential Gainesville, FL
Super Star Sales Manager Brand new new home community seeks high energy, goal-oriented, motivated sales manager to oversee a team of top performers. Responsible for the development and performance of all sales activities. Staff and direct sales team and provide leadership towards the achievement of maximum profitability and growth in line with company vision and values. Establish plans and s...
Gainesville, FL
Description: For those who want to invent the future of health care, here's your opportunity. We're going beyond basic care to health programs integrated across the entire continuum of care. Join us and help people live healthier lives while doing your life's best work.(sm) ***This is a telecommute position located in one of the following locations in Florida: Tampa, Orlando, Miami, Gainesville ...
Gainesville, FL
Outside Sales Representative / Account Manager If you are a confident and highly motivated individual looking for a great sales opportunity with uncapped earnings and growth potential, join our Sales team at Central Payment! We are seeking energetic and entrepreneurial Outsides Sales Reps to market our credit card processing services and social media tools to businesses across the country. Job D...
How's your Quality of Life? · Are you looking for a job or a real career? · Do you worry about getting laid off? · Are benefits, 401k & paid time off programs important to you? · Would you like to be rewarded for working hard? Maybe it's time to think about joining the Rent-A-Center team because we're in the Quality of Life business! We help improve the Quality of Life of our million custome...
Our Client, a leader in Senior Living facilities, is seeking an experienced Sous Chef for their Gainesville property. We offer a Quality-of-Life work schedule(5 day work week, rotating weekends off, no late nights) along with a very competitive compensation program including: Starting base salary of mid-upper 50's Realistic Bonus opportunity Benefits including medical, dental, optical & life in...
Gainesville, FL
Retail Sales Manager in Training, Men's Wearhouse, Gainesville, FL Men’s Wearhouse is looking for talented sales manager candidates that have a passion for providing world class service to customers and employees. Competitive compensation plans for Manager's in Training include base salary plus commission for personal sales while being trained for consideration of a Store Manager or Assistant Man...
Gainesville, FL
Description Job Overview: As a Seasonal Floor Recovery Associate at Macy's, you will be a critical link in ensuring that our customers have a rewarding experience that will keep them coming back time after time. You will be required to move between selling areas as directed to maintain high customer readiness standards. You will deliver a clean, neat and easy-to-shop store environment, while bui...

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