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Houston, TX Employment Information

Houston, Texas Overview

Houston is the most heavily populated city in Texas and the fourth most populated city in the country. According to the 2012 US Census, the city had over 2 million residents. Founded in 1836, the city was named after former General Sam Houston. Originally Houston’s economy relied on the railroad industry, but with oil discovery in 1901, the city’s population has grown steadily since its founding.

In Houston, the housing market determines the cost of living. With housing costs at 22 percent less than the national average and cost of living 10 percent lower than the national average, Houston’s cost of living won’t put stress on your bank account. But with such low-cost of living, some new residents wonder if Houston has much to offer in terms of entertainment. Fortunately, downtown Houston has many dining options, a thriving theater district and houses the NASA Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center.

Houston Job Opportunities

Houston, Texas is home to the Texas Medical Center, which is the world's largest concentration of healthcare and research institutions. Healthcare jobs in Houston, from doctors to hospital maintenance workers, are prevalent because of this fact. More than 52,000 Houston residents work at the Texas Medical Center, making it a vital part of the market for jobs in Houston.

Job seekers can also find Houston, TX jobs in the energy, manufacturing and transportation fields, as the Port of Houston ranks second in the country with regard to total cargo shipped. Many residents looking for Houston jobs commute and find Pasadena jobs a good fit as well

Houston Employment Trends

The market for jobs in Houston, TX is in a noticeable recovery from the 2008 economic downturn. The city has enjoyed four years of rapid job growth, adding 337,300 jobs since 2010. The reason for the economic boom is largely due to the demand for energy, and one in five jobs created since 2010 are in precisely that field. Salaries in Houston are also on the rise. Since 2010, Houston salaries have increased a total of $22.8 billion. The energy field earns about a fifth of Houston’s collective salary, but the same industry is responsible for one-third of the growth in salaries over the past four years.

Whether you’re a recent graduate just starting out or you’re looking to make a mid-career change, Houston may have what you’re looking for. With various job opportunities and a growing economy, Houston may have the right job for you. What are you waiting for? Check out Houston jobs today!

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Houston, TX
Our client is currently seeking an IT PROJECT MANAGER. Candidates should have experience developing business relationship and partnering with IT delivery teams to ensure successful implementation small, medium and large projects. The position will require strong IT technical knowledge of application design, development, deployment, and cross functional knowledge as it relates to IT business appli...
Houston, TX
Commercial mechanical HVAC engineering company is seeking an assistant project manager for an on-going project in central Houston. The right candidate will have 3-5 years experience in construction field offices, preferably a degree in Construction Management, good computer knowledge and the ability to interact/communicate with others. The pay scale ranges from 50-65K. Respond to: david@ameritechs...
Houston, TX
Description External Summary of Primary Responsibilities: MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsible for selling, maintaining and documenting all sales activities for the AstraZeneca Oncology portfolio of products to physicians in private practice, in group practices, in hospital settings, and Oncology residency and fellowship programs within a defined geographic territory. Call on physicians in hosp...
Houston, TX
Description External Summary of Primary Responsibilities: MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsible for selling, maintaining and documenting all sales activities for the AstraZeneca Oncology portfolio of products to physicians in private practice, in group practices, in hospital settings, and Oncology residency and fellowship programs within a defined geographic territory. Call on physicians in hosp...
Large multi-billion revenue energy client is seeking an Associate Financial Analyst – Contract professionalto assist in its Supply and Marketing – Crude Supply. The contract is expected to be for one (1) month. The pay rate depends on overall experience and qualifications. The client’s beautiful suburban campus is located in west Houston. · Gather and request information from external hydrocarbon...
Houston, TX
Project Manager – Mechanical Engineer World’s leading manufacturer of motion and control technologies and systems seeks an experienced Project Manager in Houston, TX. We require a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering and 5 years of project management experience in the Oil & Gas industry. We are looking for someone who is a persuasive communicator, attentive to detail, team oriented and a highly adaptab...
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Physical TestingResearch Engineer Our Client, a multi-site producer of chemicals and allied products, has an immediate opening for a dynamic individual with proven capability as a Physical TestingResearch Engineerat one of its sites in Texas. Job Responsibilities: Provide expertise, leadership and training to laboratory personnel, research colleagues and external customers regarding test method...
Houston, TX
The Company Go beyond. At Towers Watson, we are more than individuals. We are a community focused on helping our colleagues and clients thrive and succeed. Towers Watson is a leading global professional services company that helps organizations improve performance through effective people, risk and financial management. With more than 14,000 associates around the world, we offer consulting, techn...
Houston, TX
Summary Senior Electrical Engineer - Building Construction - Permanent - Chicago Suburbs - Relocation pay out offered, Salary $90,000 to $110,000 + competitive package, potential for share options, structured career development and bonus. Client Details A reputable, well established, leading and growing design engineering consultancy based in Downers Grove Illinois, is looking to recruit an exp...
Houston, TX
Position: Construction Project Controls Manager / Scheduler – Houston, TX We are seeking a Project Controls Manager / Scheduler to be a critical team member of our proven project management team. Interested candidates should have a thorough understanding of construction means, methods and scheduling, and should be able to successfully develop and manage projects for diverse locations and structur...
Houston, TX
Cricket Wireless is a simple, smart, make-your-day-better wireless experience for anyone who wants first-class nationwide wireless service at a value price, with no annual contract. Its all about giving the customer the kind of wireless they deserve. Isnt that how all wireless should be? We think so. Cricket is available nationwide at Cricket branded retail stores, dealers, national retailers and ...
Houston, TX
The Sr. Geophysicist works within a multi-discipline subsurface technical team applying advanced interpretation techniques in support of the evaluation and development of oil and gas field development projects for potential investment by Halliburton’s Integrated Asset Management (IAM) group within the Consulting and Project Management (PSL) Division. IAM’s mission is to add value by identifying in...
Houston, TX
We're Satellite Healthcare, one of the country's most innovative providers of patient-centered dialysis and kidney disease services. Known for our collegial and supportive corporate culture, our medical and clinical staffs are highly motivated and committed to promoting patient wellness and improved quality of life. At our attractive and comfortable treatment centers, our patients receive unparall...
Description : HNMC currently looking for Registered Nurse for Labor and Delivery for Full-time, DAY(7a - 7p), with SIGN-ON BONUS $7,500, whose compassion, clinical expertise, and excellence are top priority. As an RN, you will conduct patient assessments and develop and implement nursing care plans to foster quality outcomes. You will have the opportunity to apply sound judgment, clinical expert...
Description : Houston Northwest Medical Center currently looking for a RN for the ER for FT DAY(7a - 7p) Shift, offering $7,500 SIGN-ON BONUS , whose compassion, clinical expertise, and excellence are top priority. As an RN, you will conduct patient assessments and develop and implement nursing care plans to foster quality outcomes. You will have the opportunity to apply sound judgment, clinical...
Description : Houston Northwest Medical Center currently looking for a Registered Nurse, to work Full-time Day Shift in the Obstetrics unit, whose compassion, clinical expertise, and excellence are top priority. As an RN, you will conduct patient assessments and develop and implement nursing care plans to foster quality outcomes. You will have the opportunity to apply sound judgment, clinical ex...
Houston, TX
Memorial Hermann Health Health Solutions in Memorial City (Houston, Tx) is hiring a Compliance Monitoring Analyst for the Helath Insurance Company. The Compliance Monitoring Analyst is responsible for compliance oversight for Medicare and related products, in order to ensure effectiveness in meeting CMS' regulatory requirements and procedural processes. Assess, analyze, and improve the effectivene...
Houston, TX
BASIC FUNCTION: Position responsible for developing, providing, and coordinating direct staff education, indirect patient education, orientation training, and development of curriculum and individual learning plans and monitoring staff. Must be able to demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the patient served. Must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of grow...
Houston, TX
This position is working with Memorial Hermann Health Solutions in Memorial City (Houston, TX). This position is responsible for conducting moderate to complex financial analysis projects, including budgeting, long-range financial forecasts, and presentations of historical information trends. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting or Economics; or equivalent training...
Houston, TX
Position responsible for providing chemical dependency counseling and chemical dependency education for residential, partial and IOP patients and their families; for providing case management services; communicating and working with all clinical staff, utilization review specialists, managed care organizations and referral sources. Must be able to demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to pro...

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