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Grand Rapids, MI Employment Information

Grand Rapids, Michigan Overview

Grand Rapids, Michigan is a bustling metropolitan area with a population close to 200,000; this makes it the biggest city in the western part of the state. Beautiful scenery and diverse employment opportunities are hallmarks of this character-rich Midwest hub. It is the county seat of Kent County.

Those who move to the city from other parts of the country must adjust to Grand Rapids' frigid and snowy winters and very humid summers.

Grand Rapids Job Opportunities

Employment opportunities abound in Grand Rapids. One of its nicknames, "The Furniture City," gives a nod to its past and present. In the 1800s, a thriving lumber business made Grand Rapids a leader in manufacturing, and a handful of major furniture companies still operate there today, giving rise to many Manufacturing jobs in Grand Rapids.There are also quite a few opportunities for Healthcare jobs in Grand Rapids. The area has 11 hospitals, including the highly ranked Spectrum Health and Mercy Health St. Mary's facilities.

As with any metropolitan area, the employment choices in Grand Rapids don't end with one or two specific areas. Those whose expertise lies in information technology or aviation will likely find a place in the city that values their talents.

Grand Rapids Employment Trends

The unemployment rate in Grand Rapids is close to seven percent, which is not far off from the national average. This is a good thing for the city, especially considering General Motors' struggles in recent years (GM does have some operations in Grand Rapids, though their activity there is not much when compared to what they do in Detroit).

The Grand Rapids area boasts a projected job growth rate far above what is expected in the rest of the country. In fact, last year, Forbes ranked Grand Rapids as one of the best places in the U.S. to find employment. Forbes took into account such things as the cost of living and the range of available jobs.

Grand Rapids Cost of Living

The overall cost of living in Grand Rapids is slightly below the U.S. average, making it a great place for job seekers who want an urban environment without a shocking urban price tag. Keep in mind, though, according to City-Data.com, the average household income in Grand Rapids is significantly lower than the state average.Grand Rapids is a growing city with room for talented individuals who work in a variety of industries.
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Grand Rapids, MI, 49546
You know how to communicate with customers to find out what they need—and what solutions can fill those needs. Our dedicated Sales professionals receive award-winning training so they can present our game-changing technologies, products and services to the world. Responsibilities About Verizon Wireless We believe in the power of technology to solve just about anything. And we've put our sharpest...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49548
Job Title: Accounts Payable Clerk Responsibility Outline SUMMARY:To keep accounts payables complete, accurate, and up-to-date for timely payment to vendors. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Includes the following and others that may be assigned by management. Sorts vendor mail. Matches packers and invoices. Researches past due invoices for payment to vendors. Loads invoices on Quick B...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49548
Magic Steel is a multi-site steel service center located in Grand Rapids, MI. We are currently accepting resumes for a General Accountant. The role of this position is to assist the Controller in establishing and maintaining accounting systems for the collection and compilation of financial data for management decisions and obligatory financial reporting for all companies; ensures the accuracy of ...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49548
Magic Steel is a service center which slits steel to size for a variety of customers such as metal office furniture, hardware manufacturers, agricultural, metal racking systems, automotive and tubing. We currently have an accounting internship opportunity available at our Grand Rapids, MI location. A job description for this position is provided below. POSITION SUMMARY: The Accounting Intern will...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49548
Magic Steel is a service center which slits steel to size for a variety of customers such as metal office furniture, hardware manufacturers, and agricultural, metal racking systems, automotive and tubing. We currently have locations in Decatur, AL, Butler IN, and Grand Rapids, MI. We currently have an accounting internship opportunity available at our Grand Rapids, MI location. A job description f...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49508
A-Line Staffing is seeking a Medical Billing in Kentwood, MI!! We are looking for detail oriented candidates who have excellent problem solving skills. A candidate must be very proficient in math due to the account balancing required to insure proper resolution of accounts receivables. Responsibilities include billing the claims to the insurance, following up to status them, research any denial...
About Steelcase Inc. Steelcase is the global leader in furnishing the work experience in office environments. Our brands offer a comprehensive portfolio of products and services for the workplace, inspired by nearly 100 years of insight gained serving the world's leading organizations. We design for a wide variety of customer needs through our three core brands: Steelcase, Turnstone and Coalesse...
Responsibilities About Verizon Wireless We believe in the power of technology to solve just about anything. And we've put our sharpest minds to the task. Whatever your passion and expertise, when you join VZW, you'll find a sales team determined to change the world and empower our customers to do the same! You'll tackle challenges that will continually spark your intellect, fuel your passion and ...
Company Confidential Grand Rapids, MI, 49512
A West Michigan family owned company is looking for a customer oriented individual to work as part of our administrative team and manage business credit and collections as well as provide administrative support to small corporate team. Job Summary: Responsible for management of Contractor/Dealer credit services, including all administrative functions required to support company credit programs an...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49512
Job Description Eaton Corporation’s Fuel and Motion Controls in Grand Rapids, Michigan has an opening for a Lead Financial Analyst supporting plant operations and program finance. This position will drive new development program execution by providing critical support to the program management organization. This position serves as a business partner to the program management and engineering funct...
Company Confidential Grand Rapids, MI, 49512
Job Purpose: Growing Closed Door LTC Pharmacy is looking for a Pharmacy Technician to service patients in long term care settings, to be part of our team. Duties and Responsibilities include but not limited to: -Data entry of both non-medication and medication orders in patient profiles -Process orders received on a daily and monthly physicians order forms -Communicate directly with facility ...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49512
Amphenol Borisch Technologies is currently seeking a Sr. Production Planner for our facility in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The Sr. Production Planner is responsible to schedule production for both the Grand Rapids and Nogales facilities, ensuring that products are produced and delivered on-time. The Sr. Production Planner helps plan and schedule appropriate labor and materials resources for efficien...
Function in a support role, assisting with the day to day operations of the accounting department. Primary responsibilities include: Accounts Payable § Reviewing & entering vendor invoices for payment § Verifying invoiced items against vendor contracts and approved fees § Communicating with vendors regarding payment inquires § Following up on requests to review and detail prior vendor payable...
We are seeking highly motivated customer service representatives looking to work in a rapidly growing company that provides advancement opportunities. We are an information management company servicing clients and vendors through brokerage services. Successful candidates will apply customer service skills, data entry, skip tracing and multi-tasking abilities in a fast paced office environment. The...
Grandville CPA firm is seeking an experienced payroll clerk / manager for our Grandville office. We prepare approximately 55 payroll per week and are looking for someone to prepare about 15-20 of those. We currently have about 5 different people preparing payrolls and are looking to consolidate that. If you're looking for a two day per week job, please apply; however, those days really have to ...
Accounting Specialist position available at, Nu-Wool Co., Inc., a local manufacturing company located in Jenison, MI. This position will be responsible for the following duties, in addition to other projects as requested by the Controller. Update and maintain vendors and customers in QuickBooks. Prepares checks by scheduling to take advantage of all possible discounts. Compile and sort all docu...
Select Technologies, Inc. Industrial Automation Programmer About Select Technologies, Inc. Incorporated in 1991, Select Technologies (STI) isa full service industrial automationintegratorwhich specializes in a wide range of services thatinclude system design, panel building, installation and startup. Select Technologies is currently accepting resumes for an Industrial Automation Programmer. Re...
We are looking to expand our staff with the addition of a graphic artist with web design experience. A qualified applicant should have experience or education in graphic design, exhibit strong design fundamentals, have excellent communication skills and be able to execute the creative direction from concept through completion for all marketing and design initiatives. Experience with web-design and...
With an established global footprint that spans approximately 200 countries and territories, as well as a rock-solid infrastructure, Wolverine Worldwide is dedicated to advancing the following brands that comprise ever-expanding portfolio: • Owned – Bates®, Chaco®, Cushe®, HyTest®, Hush Puppies®, Keds®, Merrell®, Saucony®, Sebago®, Soft Style®, Sperry Top-Sider®, Stride Rite Children’s Group®, Tr...
Among the first in our industry to leverage the global potential of our brands, ours is a diverse business model that spans numerous countries and various categories. Our success is made possible by the countless individuals who have shared our passion for delivering trusted products throughout the years. With an established global footprint that spans approximately 200 countries and territories,...

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