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
Judge Healthcare is currently seeking a HEDIS Abstractor RN or LPN This job will have the following responsibilities: Collect member records and conduct reviews of these records by contacting providers and placing the results collected into a specific data base Medical record review is conducted on site in provider office or hospital institution Handle a high volume of telephonic interaction w...
Houston, TX
Description The Off Hour Stock Clerk is responsible for maintaining a well-stocked appearance in the store which helps ensure the best customer experience is achieved. This individual will work closely with the Store Management team to ensure company standards are met during the stocking process. The hours for this shift are commonly early morning, however in certain locations or during holiday s...
Houston, TX
Description The Off Hour Stock Clerk is responsible for maintaining a well-stocked appearance in the store which helps ensure the best customer experience is achieved. This individual will work closely with the Store Management team to ensure company standards are met during the stocking process. The hours for this shift are commonly early morning, however in certain locations or during holiday s...
Houston, TX
Job Summary BDO’s Core Purpose is Helping People Thrive Every Day. Our Core Values reflect how we manage our work, our relationships and ourselves. As an employee of the firm, you will live true to our Core Values of people first, being exceptional every day in every way, embracing change, feeling empowered through knowledge and choosing accountability. Our Core Values are the standards by which ...
Saint-Gobain, the world leader in the habitat and construction markets, designs, manufactures and distributes building materials, providing innovative solutions to meet growing demand in emerging economies, for energy efficiency and for environmental protection. Saint-Gobain is a welcoming, solid, open-minded company that offers long-term career opportunities. About CertainTeed Through the respo...
Houston, TX
ServiceNow Development Manager-Houston, TX-6 Month Contract Take your career to the next level with CompuCom. We offer jobs with Fortune 1000 companies nationwide, AND invest in your career development through our generous, annual training contribution. Application Development Team Manager / Scrum Master required - 10+ years of experience organizing backlog and Agile sprints pushing iterative re...
Houston, TX
Responsible for cabling and termination of  Cat3, Cat5, Cat6, and various other wiring disciplines. The position  includes the testing and troubleshooting of wiring problems.  JOB FUNCTIONS          Responsible for running new cabling in new or existing  buildings.         Conduct site surveys for cabling requirements based on  scope.         Termination and testing of new cabling.         Re...
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
At AT&T, our job is to deliver the future before anyone else. We do this with people. People who want to create and deliver new technology that can transform the lives of our customers, our communities and our society. Our professionals innovate every day, whether they are working on upgrading our wireless and broadband infrastructure or delivering new possibilities for our consumer and business c...
Houston, TX
OIL AND GAS SALES SPECIALIST HOUSTON, TEXAS Victaulic has led the industry for more than 85 years and continues to grow our outside sales team. At Victaulic, we don’t sit back and enjoy success. We move forward and strive to grow. Victaulic, the global leader in mechanical pipe joining innovations, has the most tenured, largest and best-trained sales team in the industry. We continue to add hig...
Houston, TX
Overview: Victaulic has led the industry for more than 85 years and continues to grow our outside sales team. At Victaulic, we don’t sit back and enjoy success. We move forward and strive to grow. Victaulic, the global leader in mechanical pipe joining innovations, has the most tenured, largest and best-trained sales team in the industry. We continue to add high-powered sales representatives to ...
Senior IT Project Manager- Healthcare Plans, executes, manages and completes medium to large IT projects that address the operational needs of multiple departments. Develops and manages resources and ensures appropriate management, customer and supplier involvement for life of project. Translates customer business objectives into tactical plans and strategy and ensures approval through appropri...
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 staff are highly motivated and committed to promoting patient wellness and improved quality of life. At our attractive and comfortable treatment centers, our patients receive unparalle...
Houston, TX
Tracking Code 1215-763 Job Description SUMMARY The Health & Safety Manager is responsible for insuring the efficiency and effectiveness of the Health & Safety department as well as directing all Severn Trent Services OS US safety programs. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned. Assumes responsibility for insuring the efficiency and effectiven...
Houston, TX
Location: 3281 - MCHS-Willowbrook, Houston, Texas Title: Assistant Director of Nursing Description: HCR ManorCare provides a range of services, including skilled nursing care, assisted living, post-acute medical and rehabilitation care, hospice care, home health care and rehabilitation therapy. Leadership is an intangible quality, not easily defined. And yet your patients and staff recognize i...
Houston, TX
Tracking Code 1212-763 Job Description SUMMARY The Community Property Manager is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day managing and coordinating of Association operations and administrative functions in order to maintain a smooth running & properly functioning Community. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned. Works with the Board Members,...
Siter-Neubauer & Associates is currently conducting a search for Project Manager: Our client is built upon old traditions and an experienced team. In the past 20 years they have built well over $700 million in Waterworks and Wastewater projects. Today they are delivering more than 1 billion gallons of water per day to citizens across the state of Texas. The projects you will participate in are ...
Houston, TX
Overview: SUMMARY OF JOB PURPOSE: Works with the Director of Indirect Tax to manage the sales, use and excise taxes. Ensures the accuracy, timeliness, and integrity of multi-state indirect tax returns, licenses, exams and other finance related compliance reporting. Analyzes complex tax situations and communicates tax strategies at all levels. Responsibilities: DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Man...
Houston, TX
Overview: This position will have the responsibility to provide support to the Senior Director of Category Management Execution in any / all activities related to the strategic, thoughtful and timely execution of the Category Management Project. This position manages the full life cycle of projects, from business case development through the implementation and support phases. This position will w...
Houston, TX
A progressive, successful company is searching for a motivated individual to become part of their growing team as a Drywall Estimator. This company prides themselves in promoting an open work environment and is eager to add quality to their organization. Estimator Functions: • Utilize On-Screen Take off and Quick Bid for bid preparation • Prepare detailed proposals and scope of work to outline ...

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