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Houston Overview


Known as an energy hot spot, the Houston area is home to all the major energy companies, as well as specialty companies that offer services ranging from energy exploration to capture and production. The Houston job market is solid and improving for the area’s 3 million workers.

Houston Job Opportunities


Houston attracts a wide range of companies due to its low business costs and young and educated workforce. The city was the country’s fastest-growing over the past decade and ranks second only to New York City in the number of Fortune 500 headquarters.

Thanks to its energy resources and corporate focus, the trade, transportation and utilities sector drives Houston work opportunities. Professional/business services, government and education/health services are also critical employment sectors. Over the past year, government was the only sector to report a significant loss of jobs in Houston, while the other sectors showed strong single-digit year-over-year expansion.

Houston Employment Trends


Employment in Houston has remained strong relative to the nation’s, though the economy still experienced a hiring dip during the recession. This trend is reflected in the area’s online hiring levels, which were depressed yet still remained solid and are now on the upswing. Houston-area jobs declined during 2009 and the first half of 2010, but have shown steady growth since then. Houston’s unemployment rate, which finished 2011 at 8.1 percent, improved steadily in the early months of 2012.

Moody’s Analytics forecasts that Houston jobs will increase a solid 2.5 percent between Q2 2012 and Q2 2013, more than the 1.3 percent gain expected in the US job supply.
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Houston, TX, 77001
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Cisco Security / Wireless Engineer Houston, TX; Sugar Land, TX Unspecified Posted 4/16/2014 Chuck Cooke is recruiting for this position. Email your resume to Chuck Apply Job Details Award winning Technology Solutions provider & Cisco Gold Partner has an immediate need for Houston based Cisco Wireless / Security Eng...
Company Confidential Houston, TX
CSR Job Description INDUSTRY(S) Education JOB CATEGORY Customer Service JOB TITLE Customer Service Representative I HOURS / SCHEDULE Various shifts in the 24/7 customer support center. Flexible schedules available between 12:00 p.m. and 11:59 p.m. JOB DESCRIPTION / POSITION DESCRIPTION We are looking for full and part time employees who are bright, highly-motivated individuals with strong attentio...
Houston, TX
Description PPG Industries' vision is to continue to be the world's leading coatings and specialty products company. Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. Founded in 1883, PPG has global headquarters...
Houston, TX
Experis, a Manpower company is looking for a senior level Wintel Support role for a contract to hire position in downtown Houston. Expectations Should possess good OS and Active Directory knowledge across all versions of Windows Server Platforms Capable of planning and executing critical tasks independently Experienced SYSADMIN with strong trouble shooting skills gained in a break-fix role Proven...
Houston, TX
DTI is recruiting licensed and unlicensed attorneys for a document review project which will begin on Wednesday, April 30 in Bartlesville, Oklahoma. This project is expected to last for approximately 1 week. This work will include reviewing and indexing the contents of boxes via Excel spreadsheets. Please include resume and apply ASAP directly to Regan Bowen at ***** DTI provides at...
Houston, TX
Our client, an international law firm, is seeking a Service Desk/Help Desk Analyst to provide first-level technical support to lawyers and staff. Duties include support of software, hardware, basic network/Citrix and remote access issues as well as extensive Microsoft Word, knowledge of Word, PowerPoint and Excel for all end users. Qualified candidates must have 3-5 years of experience in a Custom...
Houston, TX
Machinery Reliability Engineer #2343 Houston, TX 110 – 135k with 15% profit share target, full relocation with home buy, 401k, pension You will be responsible for the reliability of the critical rotating equipment for three petrochemical plants sites in the Houston area. This role provides technical support during troubleshooting of operability problems, development of routine and turnaround repai...
Houston, TX
We are a Houston based brokerage targeting the luxury home market. Our web site masonluxuryhomes.com is extremely popular and produces many showing requests daily. Many of these showing requests are in price ranges that the vast majority of agents are unlikely to encounter over the course of their entire real estate career. I am looking to work with agents who can handle showing requests in areas...
Corpus Christi Wilbert LP is looking for a Customer Service Representative needed to deliver and install burial vaults and provide cemetery services. Backhoe experience a plus. Must be insurable. Background checks, pre-employment drug/ alcohol testing. 401k, health and dental insurance, paid holidays and vacations. Salary based on experience. Some of the requirements are listed below: · Driver mus...
Company Confidential Houston, TX
We are currently seeking a Bi-lingual (Spanish) Human Resources Admin/Generalist located at our Houston manufacturing plant. This position will handle the day-to-day branch employee issues such as receiving applications, processing new hire paperwork, drug testing, background checks, benefit coordination, terminations, and other. employee issues pertaining to human resource policies and procedures...
Houston, TX
NationWide Careers is actively looking for a few 'Independent Work At Home' Recruiters to join our team. 'Work at Home' Recruiters are compensated on a commission basis only. There is unlimited earning potential, however, most successful Work At Home Recruiters earn close to six figures during their first year. Successful recruiters MUST be able to devote a minimum of 30 hours per calendar work we...
Are You Living Your Dream? Joining Liberty National Life Insurance Company’s sales team could open the door to an outstanding income and a whole new lifestyle. We continue to grow and have an immediate need to fill several positions in your area. We are looking for both entry-level and senior-level applicants, as well as those with business-to-business sales experience. Incentives & Recognition 1....
Houston, TX
Position: Senior Environmental Engineer Compensation: $80,000 - $100,000 based on experience Competitive Benefits Package Summary: Senior Environmental Engineer will provide environmental support and permitting for oil & gas pipeline and facility operations and projects ensuring compliance with Federal and State regulations. Responsibilities: · Review and develop procedures, programs, project scop...
Houston, TX
A recruiting career with Hays is like no other. We play a unique role in the global world of work. Because we're the world's leading recruiting experts in qualified, professional and skilled people, we have deep expertise across a wide spectrum of specialized industries and professions. Our rapid growth presents a number of life transforming opportunities for ambitious professionals looking to con...
Houston, TX, 77001
About Aon Hewitt Aon Hewitt empowers organizations and individuals to secure a better future through innovative talent, retirement and health solutions. We advise, design and execute a wide range of solutions that enable clients to cultivate talent to drive organizational and personal performance and growth, navigate retirement risk while providing new levels of financial security, and redefine he...
Houston, TX, 77001
About Aon Hewitt Aon Hewitt empowers organizations and individuals to secure a better future through innovative talent, retirement and health solutions. We advise, design and execute a wide range of solutions that enable clients to cultivate talent to drive organizational and personal performance and growth, navigate retirement risk while providing new levels of financial security, and redefine he...
Houston, TX
I am looking for a Bilingual (Spanish and English) Direct Hire SAP Implementation Manager for a company located by beltway 8 in North Houston. This company is consistently ranked by FORTUNE Magazine as World's most Innovative and Admired Oil and Gas Equipment Services Company. This person must be very functional to be able to work successfully between the Business and IT Department. Past experienc...
Houston, TX
Regardless of college major or professional experience, nearly 100% of our full-time employees start out in our Sales Management Training Program. This allows everyone to learn our business from the ground up and understand how they play a significant role in seeing it succeed. Once you've completed your initial orientation and training, you'll be assigned to a branch office in your home area and...
Houston, TX, 77001
22,000 Panda Associates living one common mission: “Deliver exceptional Asian dining experiences by building an organization where people are inspired to better their lives.” Known as the ʺPanda Way,ʺ our company culture places special emphasis on encouraging our Associates to focus on a healthy lifestyle, continuous learning, developing others and acknowledging others. We believe that this, coupl...
Houston, TX, 77001
Aon Hewitt is the global leader in human capital consulting and outsourcing solutions. The company partners with organizations to solve their most complex benefits, talent and related financial challenges, and improve business performance. Aon Hewitt designs, implements, communicates and administers a wide range of human capital, retirement, investment management, health care, compensation and tal...
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