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Lafayette, LA Employment Information

Lafayette, Louisiana Overview

Located along the banks of the Vermilion River, Lafayette's population is close to 120,600, making it the fourth-largest city in Louisiana. The National Bureau of Economic Research recently ranked Lafayette as the happiest city in the country based on life satisfaction data collected from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

People who live here enjoy a fine educational system. The University of Louisiana at Lafayette is the second-largest university in the state and one of the top-ranked universities in the South. Additionally, those seeking a higher education can attend South Louisiana Community College. This college offers over 30 technical programs including nursing, business and automotive repair.

Those living in Lafayette enjoy a cost of living that's 8 percent lower than the state average and 12.3 percent lower than the national average. That means that people already living here or currently seeking jobs in Lafayette, LA spend less on utilities, housing, health care and groceries when compared with the rest of the country. Here, residents can spend $3.39 on coffee, which is 24.5 percent lower than the national average.

Lafayette Job Opportunities

Manufacturing and fabrication have always been leading providers of jobs in Lafayette. In fact, Stuller, Inc., which is the largest jewelry and settings manufacturer in the world, operates out of Lafayette and has around 1,200 employees. However, a growing number of Lafayette, LA jobs are now coming from technology. A few of the larger information technology companies providing Louisiana jobs include Louisiana Immersive Technology Enterprise, Presidio Networked Solutions, National Incident Management Systems and Advanced Technologies Institute and Center for Business and Information Technologies.

However, if one is struggling to find Lafayette jobs, he or she can also look for employment in New Iberia. This nearby city is the tenth largest in Louisiana. Some of the top employers in the area include Morton Salt Company, Cardinal Oilfield Services, Iberia Medical Center and Iberia Parish School Board of Education.

Lafayette Employment Trends

The unemployment rate in Lafayette is at 4.9 percent. This is lower than both the state unemployment rate of 5.4 percent and the national unemployment rate of 6.2 percent. This could also be one reason Forbes ranked Lafayette fourteenth in the country in terms of job growth. The magazine estimated that the area has seen 5.9 percent job growth over the past six years. They also predict that the area will continue to see 2.5 percent growth in jobs over the next year.


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Essential Functions An individual must be able to successfully perform the essential functions of this position with or without a reasonable accommodation. Assists security system technicians with administrative and maintenance responsibilities by staying current on emails; filing job detail reports, time sheets, expense reports, and fire alarm inspection reports, and truck inventory reports; en...
Drives sales and profit in the Pharmacy and OTC areas Ensures compliance with Company and legal policies, procedures, and regulations for assigned areas Ensures confidentiality of information, documentation, and assigned records as required Models, enforces, and provides direction and guidance to Associates on proper Customer service approaches and techniques to ensure Customer needs, complaint...
Borden Dairy Company Lafayette, LA
Position Summary: Recommends and participates in the development of policies, procedures, activities and programs for recruiting/staffing, employee education/training, management development, employee relations, affirmative action, benefits administration, and salary administration. Role Responsibilities: Direct and coordinate all staffing activities for the Business Unit, ensuring the recruitm...
Dollar Tree Stores Lafayette, LA
Assistant Store Managers at Dollar Tree are responsible for the following:Assisting in the realization of your store’s maximum profit contributionProtect all company assetsMaintain a high level of good customer serviceOpening and closing the storeCreative problem solving in the areas of:Associate DevelopmentMaximizing Sales PotentialControlling Expense and ShrinkMerchandise DisplayStore Signage Pl...
CGI Group Inc Lafayette, LA
Position Description: CGI is seeking current students interested in summer internship opportunities in the Information Technology field. CGI is more than just an IT consulting company; we are a global organization offering a world of opportunities. Become part of a unique culture that gives you the freedom to innovate, to make decisions, to achieve your full potential and to chart your own career...
Job Title Vision Center Area Mgr-WM Company Summary Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE: WMT) serves customers and members more than 208 million times per week at more than 8,600 retail units under 59 different banners in 15 countries. With fiscal year 2010 sales of $405 billion, Wal-Mart employs more than 2 million associates worldwide. City LAFAYETTE State LA Employment Type Full Time Position Desc...
Select Comfort Corporation New Lafayette, LA
Overview: This is an exciting opportunity to grow your retail sales career and experience unlimited earning potential in an innovative, team-oriented environment. Our proprietary products, exclusive distribution, best-in-class sales training and relationship-based sales process enable you to build lifelong relationships and a rewarding, long-term career. Our retail sales professionals convey a pa...
Lafayette, LA
Truck Driving Job With CDL Training Provided! No experience needed! - We'll provide you with a complete CDL training program at a top-notch truck driving school. PAM Transport Offers: Earn up to $40,000 1st Year! $1,200 Sign-On Bonus! No upfront CDL training costs! No experience needed! No credit checks! We're currently hiring new truck drivers and providing a full truck driver training co...
BNSF Lafayette, LA
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Commercial Steering Lafayette, LA
7195BRSenior Manufacturing EngineerCommercial SteeringResponsibilities: Support daily production as well as cost reduction initiatives using the tools of Lean Production and Six Sigma. Primary Duties: •Maintain process flow by coordinating with planners and assigning daily jobs accordingly. •Proved assistance and specific instruction as needed. •Assess and provide probable solutions to produc...
CGI Group Inc Lafayette, LA
Position Description: Responsibilities include ? Analysis of the business requirements and translate them into High level and low level design specs. Solid in technology. Will play a lead designer role in the team. Coding, unit testing and supporting different phases of testing. Responsible for production implementation and support activities. Coordinating with offshore and responsible for s...
Fresenius Medical Care Lafayette, LA
PURPOSE AND SCOPE: Supports FMCNA’s mission, vision, core values and customer service philosophy. Adheres to the FMCNA Compliance Program, including following all regulatory and FMS policy requirements. Functions as part of the hemodialysis health care team in providing safe and effective dialysis therapy for patients under the direct supervision of a licensed nurse in accordance with FMCNA poli...
Fresenius Medical Care Lafayette, LA
PURPOSE AND SCOPE: Supports FMCNA’s mission, vision, core values and customer service philosophy. Adheres to the FMCNA Compliance Program, including following all regulatory and FMS policy requirements. Functions as part of the hemodialysis health care team in providing safe and effective dialysis therapy for patients under the direct supervision of a licensed nurse in accordance with FMCNA poli...
Boehringer Ingelheim Lafayette, LA
Job Description Description: The Primary Care Sales Representative II is responsible for implementing the BIPI sales/marketing plan to assure maximum distribution and market penetration of BIPI and co-promoted products within BIPI guidelines, policies and directives. The Primary Care Sales Representative II will conduct their business with key targeted physicians, hospitals, pharmacies, etc. As...
Gannett Careers Lafayette, LA
Job Title: Human Resources Business Partner We are Gannett Co., Inc., a leading media and marketing solutions company that reaches millions of people every day through our digital, mobile, broadcast, and print media. We have a great career opportunity for an HR Business Partner to support the HR needs of The Daily Advertiser in Lafayette, Daily World in Opelousas and The Town Talk in Alexandria ...
ABF Freight System, Inc. Lafayette, LA
General Description of Duties: Job responsibilities include but are not limited to: the pickup and delivery of cargo trailers, the pick and delivery of cargo to and from various destinations usually within proximity of the consolidation/distribution center, and the loading and unloading of trailers utilizing the same techniques, technology and procedures as a dock worker. Actual duties and schedu...
Gannett Careers Lafayette, LA
Gannett seeks a regional executive editor for The Daily Advertiser and Gannett Louisiana in Lafayette, LA. This position requires an individual with the highest level of journalism credentials, solid business acumen, and finely honed leadership skills. The successful candidate will demonstrate proven understanding of the digital future of news and information and advance the seamless integration o...
Practice With Us Lafayette, LA
Women's and Children's Hospital, located in Lafayette, LA, is one of the area's premier healthcare facilities. We are currently searching for a Board Certified OB/GYN physician that will be employed as a part-time Hospitalists by HCA Physician Services to cover between seven and twelve 12-hour shifts per month, including weekdays and weekends. PRN shifts are also available. Responsibilities may in...
Multiband Lafayette, LA
Experienced Satellite Technician Company vehicles provided! Are you an experienced Satellite Television Installer looking for a new opportunity that rewards you for hard work and quality service? Do you want to work independently but with the support of a network of professionals? If so, Multiband has the opportunity for you! Multiband, a Goodman Networks Company, is seeking motivated individual...
Tractor Supply Company Lafayette, LA
RETAIL STORE MANAGER Tractor Supply Company REAL GROWTH. NO BULL. IT'S OUT HERE. Want a company that will help take your career to the next level? Why not join a successful retailer committed to employee growth and development? Tractor Supply, a dynamic organization serving farmers, ranchers, tradespeople and rural communities, continues to expand, and is looking for results-focused professiona...

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