Jobs in Houston, Texas

Houston, TX Employment Information

Houston Employment Overview

Although Houston suffered through the recession of 2008 like every other American city, its economic recovery is anything but ordinary. Houston ranks first in Texas and fifth in the nation for post recession job growth. Houston's job growth rates are a little above 3 percent per year while the national job growth rates are slightly more than 1 percent.

Houston Job Market

Houston businesses operate across all industries, but the ones responsible for the greatest growth during the first quarter of 2014 were hospitality, trade, utilities and transportation. Houston's hospitality industry experienced the highest job growth at 3.9 percent. Utilities and transportation jobs experienced a 3.7 percent increase. Houston's education, manufacturing and health care services sectors did not experience such dramatic employment gains as the other Houston industries, they still had job growth rates above the national average.

Houston Employment Trends

Houston's mid-second quarter 2014 unemployment rate was at 5 percent. Current Houston employment trends show an increase in the professional service and energy jobs. The professional services jobs include careers like management consulting, computer systems analysis and engineering, which saw the most jobs added to both public and private organizations. Economists expect jobs in oil and gas production to be added at a steady rate of 1,000 positions per month. The job gains within the professional services and energy sectors are high-paying positions that make significant impacts on Houston's overall economy.

Houston Cost Of Living

For those seeking a city with great job growth potential and a low-cost of living in comparison with other metropolitan areas, Houston is a top choice. Across all cost of living factors like housing, utilities, transportation and groceries, Houston has the lowest costs among the large American cities. Subsequently, the city was touted in recent years as having the highest annual average salaries after cost of living adjustments were made.
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Houston, TX
Description: You're looking for something bigger for your career. How about inventing the future of health care? UnitedHealthcare is offering an innovative new standard for care management. We're going beyond counseling services and verified referrals to behavioral health programs integrated across the entire continuum of care. Our growth is fueling the need for highly qualified professionals to ...
The Technical Writing Specialist will work as part of a technical writing team in the Documentation department developing hardcopy manuals and online reference materials for software products offered by The Reynolds and Reynolds Company and its affiliates. You will conduct product testing before documenting new changes and have the opportunity to suggest improvements to existing Reynolds and Reyn...
Houston, TX
Description: You're looking for something bigger for your career. How about inventing the future of health care? UnitedHealthcare is offering an innovative new standard for care management. We're going beyond counseling services and verified referrals to behavioral health programs integrated across the entire continuum of care. Our growth is fueling the need for highly qualified professionals to ...
Houston, TX
BASIC FUNCTION: Position responsible for serving in a leadership role and as a clinical expert in the delivery and management of comprehensive patient care, utilizing research and evidence-based practice as necessary; for expertly caring for patients from multiple services/specialties, and for more complex diagnosis. Must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide the appropriate c...
Houston, TX
BASIC FUNCTION: The purpose of the Case Manager II position is to support the physician, primary medical homes, and interdisciplinary teams in facilitating patient care, with the underlying objective of enhancing the quality of clinical outcomes and patient satisfaction while managing the cost of care and providing timely and accurate information to payors. The role integrates and coordinates reso...
Houston, TX
As a member of the Trauma team, facilitates efficient, effective, quality care for the trauma population across the continuum, utilizing advanced education, expert clinical skills and nursing practice. Collaborates with the entire multi disciplinary team to provide case management for the trauma patients and to enhance customer satisfaction and maximize patient outcomes. Utilizes plan of care to m...
Houston, TX
Preferred Qualifications: RN licensure, BLS, ACLS, AWHONN Fetal monitoring. A minimum of 3 years OB experience or would consider an ER RN with with prior OB experience. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Education: Graduate of an accredited School of Professional Nursing. 2. Experience: One or more years of nursing experience in area of intended practice. 3. Licenses/Certification: o Current State of...
Houston, TX
BASIC FUNCTION: Position responsible for collaborating with the physician and healthcare team in the delivery of patient care, utilizing the nursing process to facilitate the delivery of patient care. Must be able to demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the patient served. Must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development as it relates to ...
Houston, TX
A great opportunity to work in a Level I Trauma Center and Teaching Facility. We are seeking RN's with a passion for working on a spine unit and excellent critical thinking ability. BASIC FUNCTION: Position responsible for collaborating with the physician and healthcare team in the delivery of patient care, utilizing the nursing process to facilitate the delivery of patient care. Must be able to...
Houston, TX
Growing and busy professional office located near Beltway & Clay Road is seeking 2 experienced Executive Administrative Assistants to handle multiple tasks including: corporate correspondence, employment postings, all workers compensation claims, maintaining corporate manuals and documentation, managing email & calendars, and provide support to the company President or Vice President. Qualified ca...
Houston, TX
http://video.memorialhermann.org/medias/nzc2ysn925 Wound Care and Rehab BASIC FUNCTION: Position responsible for managing and supervising department staff and for management of one or more nursing units or one or more shifts; providing leadership to the nursing unit, and participating in the marketing, planning, program development, and community outreach functions; ensuring positive physician/s...
Houston, TX
Full Time Evenings 2pm - 11pm BASIC FUNCTION: Position is responsible for transporting patients and their belongings, hospital equipment, laboratory specimens, expired patient and medical charts to designated areas throughout the hospital campus as needed. Must be able to demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the patient served. Must demonstrate knowledge of ...
Houston, TX
A great opportunity to work in a Level I Trauma Center and Teaching Facility. We are seeking RN's with a passion for working on a spine unit and excellent critical thinking ability. BASIC FUNCTION: Position responsible for collaborating with the physician and healthcare team in the delivery of patient care, utilizing the nursing process to facilitate the delivery of patient care. Must be able to...
Houston, TX
Come work for the best hospital in town!!! - Recognized as one of the nation's top five large health systems. - Texas' largest not-for-profit health system - Competitive pay and great first day benefits - Consistently voted by employees as one of Houston's best places to work BASIC FUNCTION: Position responsible for performing advanced indirect and selected direct patient care duties in suppo...
Houston, TX
BASIC FUNCTION: Position responsible for collaborating with the physician and healthcare team in the delivery of patient care, utilizing the nursing process to facilitate the delivery of patient care. Must be able to demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the patient served. Must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development as it relates to ...
Description OB/GYN of NW Houston 12101 Grant Rd Ste G Cypress, TX 77429 Provides caring and compassionate direct care in a clinic setting under the direction of a physician. Assists medical providers-and maintains a clean and safe environment in accordance with the practice policies and procedure. Triage incoming calls, review all phone messages and return calls in a timely manner and or giv...
Description Provides caring and compassionate direct are in a clinic setting under the direction of a physician. Assists medical providers, and maintains a clean and safe environment in accordance with the practice policies and procedure. Assists in the assessment of patient needs and health plan by taking vital signs, BP, patient history, medication listing, assessing visual acuity, and determ...
Houston, TX
A great opportunity to work in a Level I Trauma Center and Teaching Facility. We are seeking RN's with a passion for working on a spine unit and excellent critical thinking ability. BASIC FUNCTION: Position responsible for collaborating with the physician and healthcare team in the delivery of patient care, utilizing the nursing process to facilitate the delivery of patient care. Must be able to...
Houston, TX
BASIC FUNCTION: Position is responsible for performing advanced indirect and selected direct patient care duties in support of the nursing process in a competent manner under the direction of an RN or LVN as outlined in the Skills Inventory and for performing related clerical functions; responsible for performing Unit Clerk and phlebotomy duties as well as for serving as preceptor and resource to ...
Houston, TX
Preferred Qualifications: Texas RN Licensure, BLS, ACLS, AWHONN Fetal Monitoring, Minimum of 2 years L&D experience. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Education: Graduate of an accredited School of Professional Nursing. 2. Experience: One or more years of nursing experience in area of intended practice. 3. Licenses/Certification: o Current State of Texas license/permit to practice professional nursi...

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