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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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Company Confidential Grand Rapids, MI, 49503
Position Summary: A The Mechanical Engineer will work closely with our Engineering Manager as a valuable member of our design team. The Mechanical Engineer will design, analyze, troubleshoot, and support the project life cycle of current products and new equipment designs, from initial concept through manufacturing release, machine build and commissioning stages. Essential Duties and Responsibil...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49503
Northwestern Mutual Financial Representative The Northwestern Mutual offers a personalized approach to uncovering financial solutions tailored to each client's individual needs. Financial representatives with the Northwestern Mutual provide expert guidance and innovative solutions to help meet a client's financial goals and objectives at every life stage. They offer exclusive access to insurance...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49501
Responsible for supervising the warehousing and shipping of incoming and outgoing materials. Supervises warehouse personnel. - Staff, train, evaluate and develop team members. - Supervise the daily activities of the warehouse. - Schedule warehouse team members to meet the demands of the facility. - Allocate necessary space for stock rotation. - Assist and maintain appropriate inventory levels...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49501
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...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49501
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...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49501
Job ID: 1190 Position Description: As a pharmaceutical Sales Representative, you will have the opportunity to regularly call on health care professionals (primary care physicians, clinics, hospitals and pharmacies) within a specific geographic area. Day-to-day responsibilities consist of supporting the promotional efforts behind Forest products, which includes organizing, tracking and distributi...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49501
M10023: Kitchen Manager THE KM WHAT IS A KITCHEN MANAGER? Our KM's are the HEART of our operations. As the leaders of the Kitchen, KM's are the culinary experts who keep our Kitchens in pristine operating conditions. You get to select and motivate an elite group of BOH employees, and manage the costs to ensure the overall financial success of the store.YOU WILL BE GREAT AT D&B IF: You love work...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49501
M10005: Area Operations Manager THE MANAGER AN AREA OPERATING MANAGER IS: The AOMs are the heart of the management team - motivating and coaching the hourly team, running stellar shifts, and ensuring each of our guests has an unparalledled experience.YOU WILL BE GREAT AT D&B IF: You love working in a fast-paced, multi-faceted Restaurant/Entertainment scene. You are able to communicate to the E...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49501
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Grand Rapids, MI, 49501
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Grand Rapids, MI, 49501
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Grand Rapids, MI, 49501
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Senior Developer Grand Rapids, MI Full-Time $70,000 - $120,000 Apply Apply Senior Developer Grand Rapids, MI Full-Time $70,000 - $120,000 Apply Job Details If you are a Senior Developer with experience, please read on! Located in Michigan, we are a premier consultant group who helps our custome...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49501
Controls Engineer Needed in the Grand Rapids Area for systems integration. Company is a global organization servicing major retail organizations. Responsibilities for the Controls Engineer Determines controls engineering design issues by studying project concepts, objectives, priorities, and requirements; analysing user and potential user input; evaluating similar and related products and system...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49501
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Grand Rapids, MI, 49501
Job Summary Farmers is looking for our next generation of leaders! If you’re looking for a company that offers stability, growth potential, and a strong emphasis on our values of integrity, respect, courage, achievement, curiosity and action, then apply today to find out how you can become a dynamic part the Farmers team! We are looking for results-driven, customer service focused individuals to...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49501
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Grand Rapids, MI, 49501
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Grand Rapids, MI, 49501
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Grand Rapids, MI, 49501
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Grand Rapids, MI, 49501
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