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Grand Rapids, MI Employment Information

Grand Rapids, Michigan Overview

Nicknamed Furniture City, Grand Rapids, Michigan is home to five the world’s leading office furniture companies. Grand Rapids was once a major auto-manufacturing hub as well, although that industry has declined in the area since the recession. Grand Rapids is also known for several points of interest including festivals at Vandenberg Plaza such as the Festival of the Arts.

The city also enjoys a profitable tourism industry, which brings seasonal Grand Rapids jobs to the area. There are beaches near the area, as well as many breweries that bring in seasonal tourism and provide Grand Rapids, MI jobs during the summer. There are also other historical or artsy sites that bring in tourism, such as the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum and the Public Museum of Grand Rapids. Sports fans can also go to Van Andel arena to watch a hockey game.

The cost of living is fairly low considering all the amenities and attractions in the area. The average salary in Grand Rapids is just under $33,000, with the median income just over $48,000. Grand Rapids is an affordable place to live, with the cost of living index 8 percent less than the national average.

Grand Rapids Job Opportunities

As a hub for furniture and automobile industries, although perhaps not as abundant as in the past, there are still opportunities for Grand Rapids jobs within companies such as American Seating and Steelcase, a major manufacturer of office furniture. There is also a trend of health science companies coming to Grand Rapids such as the Grand Valley State University’s Cook-DeVos Center for Health Science, the Van Andel Research Institute and, possibly, Michigan State’s planned medical school. There are also jobs in Grand Rapids available for those who want to work in finance. In the banking industry, Grand Rapids is home to the Mercantile Bank of Michigan, which employs many locals.

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Grand Rapids Employment Trends

Among the positions available many are in management, production, transportation, material moving and sales jobs in Grand Rapids. Although the furniture industry is not as prevalent as it used to be, there are still many positions available in that industry. Jobs in Grand Rapids, MI in the auto industry and tourism are also prevalent, although they aren’t as big as they used to br. Unemployment in Grand Rapids is at 5.5 percent, which is less than the national average. The employment outlook looks good, however, as Forbes listed Grand Rapids 39th in the United States for business and careers.

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GRAND RAPIDS, MI, 49509
Southern Michigan Closers Wanted Earn $45-75K per year. We pay a base plus bonuses, 401k and benefits Call 877-201-2899...
Rapid-Line, a leading metal fabricator/contract manufacturer, is seeking a Quality Inspector to join our growing 2nd shift. Must have at least 2 years of quality inspection experience in a production environment. Must be a self starter with good math skills and be familiar with metal fabrication and paint processes. Duties include first article, in process, and final audit inspections. Incoming ...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49509
Rapid-Line, a leading metal fabricator/contract manufacturer, is seeking experienced CNC Machinists to set up and run Haas Mills. Programming experience is a plus. All shifts are available. 1st shift (Mon-Thurs 6am-4:30pm) 2nd shift (Mon-Fri 4:30pm-12:30am) B shift (Fri-Sun 6am-6:30pm, 36 hours, pays for 40). We are an employee owned company offering competitive wages, multiple bonus programs,...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49509
Assistant and Shift Manager Positions now exist for experienced management professionals in Grand Rapids and Southwest Michigan. What we want from you: - Restaurant operations experience - Ability to interview, hire and train employees - Availability to work nights, weekends and /or holidays - Good communication and organization skills We offer an amazing Management Benefit package: - Great...
You will have the opportunity to work with the latest technology and a myriad of clients in an organization that understands service and understands what you do! We give you all the tools you need to succeed; a company car or a generous car allowance, a company cell phone, laptop, we take care of your gas, and try to get the reports and other things out of your way so you can focus on what you do ...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49519
Total Plastics, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of AM Castle & Co., is a distributor and fabricator of plastic and related products. We provide quality products and value-added services to companies from various industries including automotive, life sciences, general manufacturing, lighting, design and display. We are currently seeking a dynamic individual to join our team as Truck Driver/Warehou...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49534
Since 1906, Hussmann has been helping retailers preserve and display fresh foods. Today, Hussmann is a world leader in manufacturing, selling, installing and servicing merchandising equipment and refrigeration systems to customers throughout the world. Hussmann serves a wide variety of customers involved in the global cold chain. These include supermarkets, mass merchants, warehouse clubs, conven...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49518
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply ETL Programmer Analyst - INFORMIX, SQL/Oracle, Shell Scripting Grand Rapids, MI Full-Time $70,000 - $120,000 Apply Apply ETL Programmer Analyst - INFORMIX, SQL/Oracle, Shell Scripting Grand Rapids, MI Full-Time $70,000 - $120,000 Apply Job Details If you are a Programmer Analyst with experience,...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49518
Sales Specialist will service clients in MI, OH, KY, and WV. Enterprise client software sales position selling Platform Computing and General Parallel File System (GPFS) products (the Distributed Grid, High Performance Computing, and High Performance file system product space). Candidates must have the ability to thrive in a high demand environment in addition to utilizing any education/knowledge...
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 over 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. ...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49546
RESPONSIBILITIES: A growing national high-level professional services firm is expanding the software development team and seeking an experienced C#.Net / ASP.Net Developer. Join a 13 person C#.Net development team led by a manager who knows technology. This team is developing an innovative mix of both web-based and windows-based applications in the Microsoft .Net platform. You'll have an opport...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49546
Does everyone you know come to you for help with their computers, cell phones, tablets, and mp3 players? Do you love being their go-to person? Do you want to enjoy the perks of working at home? This is the position for you! KellyConnect is looking for enthusiastic and energetic people to be the friendly voice of our program. As a first-level technical support advisor, you will be responsible for a...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49546
Join us as we create the world-class customer experience that sets us apart. Enhance lives with powerful technology and be part of the team that helps customers get the most out of our innovative products and services every day. 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 ...
GRAND RAPIDS, MI, 49546
Willingness to work/cross-train in the two areas listed below. Housekeeping Aide: Under the direct supervision of the Maintenance Manager, this position will clean, sanitize, and maintain any and all Hospital areas in order to provide an efficient, safe, sanitary, attractive, and orderly facility. Housekeeping aides work very close with both the maintenance and clinical departments in their ...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49546
This position is responsible to provide technical leadership in specialized area of application systems analysis and programming for moderately complex company information systems. Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration or related field or equivalent combination of education and/ or experience. Seven (7) years Information Technology experience in applications systems analysis and programmi...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49546
The POWER of a CAREER!Northpointe Bank is seeking a detail oriented, customer service minded individual to join our Mortgage Purchase Program Team as a Collateral Speciliast. This position requires an individual who has the desire to make a difference within the organization. An exceptional ability to grasp new concepts and learn while providing excellent service is critical for this position. If...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49546
The POWER of a CAREER!Northpointe Bank is seeking a detail oriented, customer service minded individual to join our Mortgage Purchase Program Team as a Manager. This position requires an individual who has the desire to make a difference within the organization. An exceptional ability to grasp new concepts and learn while providing excellent service is critical for this position. If you have been...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49546
The candidate selected for this position will be tasked with assisting in starting a medical scribe line of business. The main role will be in building the training, support, and recruiting infrastructure to provide Emergency Department scribes, starting with one location, expanding to all locations currently served by the Parent Company and finally to additional Emergency Departments not served b...
The registered nurse, as a professional practitioner employed by Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc., assumes responsibility and accountability for the application of the nursing process and the delivery of patient care. The nurse demonstrates ability to make clinical judgments in an effective and efficient manner with supervision. The nurse demonstrates critical thinking and performance ability in th...
Grand Rapids, MI, 49546
Fettig is a growing, local and family owned staffing agency. We really care about our team and are looking for the right addition to be the front face of the organization to associates and customers. Looking for someone very friendly and outgoing, previous office experience is helpful but not required. Must have some kind of customer service background. High opportunity for growth for the right in...

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