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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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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
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 ...
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...
Gainesville, FL
The Medical Assistant / X-Ray Tech is responsible for providing basic clinical care to patients commensurate with their medical education. Duties include performing initial clinical evaluations as well as directed procedures for urgent care, occupational health and worker’s compensation procedures. This position will perform x-ray testing including body mechanics and patient movement using knowled...
Company Confidential Gainesville, FL
We are looking for a seasoned professional Safety Director to work in our North-Central Florida offices/campus. An executive salary and top-notch benefits await the leader with successful experience in developing and maintaining an effective and respected safety culture. DUTIES: * Oversee all safety practices for company with less than 500 employees including compliance with OSHA and DOT rules a...
Gainesville, FL, 32627
Indirect Processor Florida Credit Union is looking for an Indirect Processor. This is an entry level position. Knowledge of indirect automobile lending and experience is a plus. If you have proven customer service skills, then FCU is the place for you. Appropriate education and background is necessary. Excellent benefits. Salary based on experience and qualifications. Send resume with salary re...
Gainesville, FL, 32601
Step Up, Stand Out: Advance By joining Ciber, you can turn your innovative ideas into world class solutions for some of the world's most dynamic companies. With global reach and deep technical experience, Ciber is big enough to keep you working with household names, but small enough for you to stand out and advance. Choose a career at Ciber and enjoy an environment where being challenged and rewa...
Gainesville, FL, 32601
As America's Un-carrier, T-Mobile US, Inc. (NYSE: "TMUS") is redefining the way consumers and businesses buy wireless services through leading product and service innovation. The company's advanced nationwide 4G and 4G LTE network delivers outstanding wireless experiences for customers who are unwilling to compromise on quality and value. Based in Bellevue, Wash., T-Mobile US operates its flagship...
Gainesville, FL, 32601
PRODUCTION MANAGER – Metal Products This is a DIRECT HIRE Position - Immediate Opening! Qualified candidates – Please email resumes to Carolynn Buchanan – ***** JOB DESCRIPTION: Complete fabrication skills for a precision sheet metal cabinetry / fabrication facility, from custom production to high volume. TQM Progressive Assembly. REQUIREMENTS - Must have knowledge of: - M...
Gainesville, FL, 32601
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Software Developer Gainesville, FL Full-Time $75,000 - $110,000 Apply Apply Software Developer Gainesville, FL Full-Time $75,000 - $110,000 Apply Job Details If you are a Software Developer with experience, please read on! We are a nationwide healthcare provider looking for an experienced softwa...
Gainesville, FL, 32601
As America's Un-carrier, T-Mobile US, Inc. (NYSE: "TMUS") is redefining the way consumers and businesses buy wireless services through leading product and service innovation. The company's advanced nationwide 4G and 4G LTE network delivers outstanding wireless experiences for customers who are unwilling to compromise on quality and value. Based in Bellevue, Wash., T-Mobile US operates its flagship...
Gainesville, FL, 32601
Entry Level Sales Looking for a company that cares more about your attitude and willingness to learn than your previous experience? Trying to find seasonal work that actually fits around YOUR schedule? Want a sales position that involves offering people products they actually want? You just might be looking for us. We’re Vector Marketing, a 33 year-old U.S. based company and we’re looking for se...
Gainesville, FL, 32601
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply .NET Developer Gainesville, FL Contract Unspecified Apply Apply .NET Developer Gainesville, FL Contract Unspecified Apply Job Details Based in Gainesville, FL, we are a leading independent software solutions company that is experiencing massive growth. Our product provides organizations with a n...
Company Confidential Gainesville, FL, 32601
Experienced with Voice/Data Cabling and Alarm Installation. Applicant must have Valid D.L. and have their own tools. Email to *****...
Gainesville, FL, 32601
Trendy Entertainment is currently seeking an Administrative Assistant/Office Clerk to support the HR, Recruiting and Finance Department. Job Description The Administrative Assistant/Office clerk performs a variety of duties including: meeting organization, scheduling, making & booking travel arrangements, filing, run light errands and other administrative duties. The ideal candidate must have a...
Gainesville, FL, 32601
Professional Sales/Leasing Team Member Needed An ideal position for a strong salesperson; join the sales/leasing team at an established, upscale, high-demand property management firm with a strong customer base. Trimark Properties is an award-winning, growing company, where your talents will be rewarded. Company Profile: Trimark Properties is a Gainesville-based real estate developer and proper...
Company Confidential Gainesville, FL, 32601
Seeks self-motivated individual to exercise creative thinking and manage new projects to conclusion. Requires excellent written/oral communication skills, proficiency with Microsoft Office and donor software. Email to *****...

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