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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
Sr. Project Manager / Project Manager Director Due to growth, one of my favorite clients has asked me to help them identify and hire a qualified individual for their Sr. Project Manager / Project Manager Director position immediately. They have been in business for many decades, are recognized as a true leader in the Construction Industry for the type of work that they perform, carry a preferred ...
Houston, TX
Project Manager - Utilities / Excavation / Sitework I've been recruiting in the Construction Industry for over 13 years and during this time I have developed some strong relationships with true industry leaders in the business. One of my favorite clients has asked me to help them identify and hire two (2) Project Managers immediately for their office located in Houston, TX. I do feel privileged e...
Houston, TX
TypeRegular Full-Time Job Code*LI-JL2 Overview: Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals is pleased to bring Questcor and its entire business into our company. The former Questcor organization will be known as the Autoimmune and Rare Diseases business within Mallinckrodt’s Specialty Pharmaceuticals segment. We will continue their focus on the treatment of patients with serious, difficult-to-treat autoimmu...
Houston, TX
We are looking to add a Project Manager who works with honesty, loyalty, integrity and an eye for quality. We approach each project with a diverse portfolio as well as the perfect blend of technical skill and expertise to deliver award winning results. We constantly look for any challenges, develop efficient resolutions, and always exceed our client's expectations. Our reputation is our most essen...
Zachry Construction Corporation is currently looking for Field Engineers for a heavy highway project in Houston, Texas. The Field Engineer is a member of the operations team. The primary function of this position is supporting project staff and superintendents to ensure assigned craft(s) work is planned, estimated, understood and well documented. A successful Field Engineer will need to interface ...
Houston, TX
Requirements: Our requirements include: · High school diploma or equivalent, as well as Phlebotomy certification (where required) from an accredited agency · Completion of an approved phlebotomy training course (or equivalent) · Valid driver’s license with clean driving record · Minimum of 2 years of experience as a patient service technician/phlebotomist · Proficiency in the following: blood col...
Houston, TX
Requirements: Our requirements include: · High school diploma or equivalent, as well as Phlebotomy certification (where required) from an accredited agency · Completion of an approved phlebotomy training course (or equivalent) · Valid driver’s license with clean driving record · Minimum of 2 years of experience as a patient service technician/phlebotomist · Proficiency in the following: blood col...
Houston, TX
Requirements: Our requirements include: · High school diploma or equivalent, as well as Phlebotomy certification (where required) from an accredited agency · Completion of an approved phlebotomy training course (or equivalent) · Valid driver’s license with clean driving record · Minimum of 2 years of experience as a patient service technician/phlebotomist · Proficiency in the following: blood col...
Houston, TX
Requirements: License/Certification/Education: Normally a B.A./B.S. in Chemistry or relatable life science to include completion of 16 credit hours of Biology, 16 credit hours of Chemistry, and 3 credit hours of math. Job Description: The Occupational Testing Services division is seeking a Technologist to join their Extractions team! This position will have second shift hours from 3:00 PM-11:30...
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 The Core Tax Services Manager is responsible for advising clients on the tax implications of their business objections, evaluating and selecting alternative actions to lessen tax burden and cost of compliance, identifying different methods of complying with tax regulations while acting as the primary client contact for complex tax issues. In this role, Core Tax Services Manager is cha...
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 ...
Houston, TX
Job Summary: The Tender Manager (TM) will be based in Houston and report to the manager of Proposals. This position shall be responsible for the development of Products, Integrated Products and Systems tenders. The TM is responsible for ensuring compliance with processes, liaising with senior management on all aspects of tenders and for ensuring that the most up to date and sound business practic...
The Training Department plays a crucial role in connecting our customers to our software. The main purpose of this position is to help our customers make a smooth conversion to the Reynolds and Reynolds system and provide training and customer support throughout the process. In this position, you will travel approximately 80% of the time and you will typically be given at least 1 month advance no...
COMPANY DESCRIPTION: Consolidated Chassis Management, LLC (CCM) was formed in 2005 to develop and own chassis pools. It currently has over 136,000 chassis under management in its chassis pools throughout the U.S. Please refer to ccmpool.com for additional information. POSITION SUMMARY: This position reports directly to the Pool Manager of the GCCP pool and is responsible for managing the logist...
Houston, TX
Hays Oil & Gas have been engaged by one of the world's largest Petroleum and Mining conglomerates to recruit an Exploration Geologist for their USA business. As a Geologist with their regional team you will be part of a multi discipline team focusing on the geological evaluation of the companies local interests. Evaluation and integration of both geological and geophysical data will be a key part...
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
Hays Oil & Gas are currently representing a leading global Oil Company in their search for a qualified Senior Production Geologist to join their Houston based business. This role will suit an enthusiastic Production Geologist who is able to evaluate ongoing production/development projects and JV static models. The unit you will be joining currently oversees 22 producing wells within Texas. To be...
Houston, TX
ADMINISTRATIVE ASST/VENDOR COORDINATOR - Houston, TX Marine inspection company seeks Vendor Coordinators/Admin Assts for work in the North Houston area. Bachelors degree in Business Admin or similar is required. Should be proficient in MS Office, strong computer, typing & data entry skills. Need to be able to communicate effectively & able to make small presentations. This will be a long term con...

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