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Louisiana Overview


Louisiana continues to fight back from the numerous natural disasters it has suffered over the past decade, including Hurricane Katrina in 2005 and the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in 2010. The state, which lost almost 10 percent of its job base after Katrina, has since regained nearly all of the jobs lost to the hurricane. The Pelican State’s economy continues to be dominated by the energy sector and forest products. The oil and gas industries -- as well as the ongoing rebuilding efforts -- are expected to help revive the Louisiana job sector and economy over the long term, though conditions will remain uncertain.

Louisiana Job Opportunities


Thanks to generous tax incentives and affordable living conditions, Louisiana is an attractive place for new businesses and job seekers alike. Career opportunities in Louisiana are concentrated in the energy sector, but the state has growing expertise in advanced manufacturing, agribusiness, clean tech, digital software, specialty healthcare and water management. Louisiana State University and the Southern University System offer a comprehensive research and learning environment.

The trade, transportation and utilities sector accounts for a majority of jobs in Louisiana, followed by the government sector. Most industries have been expanding employment, with the exception of some with smaller shares of employment, including information and other services.

Louisiana Employment Trends


Employment in Louisiana has fared surprisingly well considering the challenges the state has faced. The state’s unemployment rate surged to 11 percent in the months following Katrina in 2005, but then dropped as people left the area. The rate remained below 8 percent during the recession and began 2012 at 6.9 percent. Louisiana payrolls and online hiring have been steadily escalating.

Louisiana jobs will increase 1.8 percent between Q2 2012 and Q2 2013, greater than the 1.3 percent growth expected in the country’s job supply, Moody’s Analytics forecasts.
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Job Description: The primary purpose of this position is to provide direction and assistance in the completion of daily merchandise and operating tasks and to perform such other duties as assigned by the Store Manager and/or Assistant Store Manager. The incumbent is required to perform all tasks in a safe manner consistent with corporate policies and applicable laws. This position does not involv...
Job Description: The primary purpose of this position is to provide direction and assistance in the completion of daily merchandise and operating tasks and to perform such other duties as assigned by the Store Manager and/or Assistant Store Manager. The incumbent is required to perform all tasks in a safe manner consistent with corporate policies and applicable laws. This position does not involv...
WELL ESTABLISHED, INDUSTRY LEADER SERVICE BUSINESS HAS STORE FRONT OPENING FOR SALES-ORIENTED INDIVIDUAL WITH CUSTOMER FRIENDLY PERSONALITY MEET AND GREET CUSTOMERS, PROCESS ORDERS, SUGGEST ADD-ON SALES COMPETITIVE PAY + BONUSES EXCELLENT HOURS OPPORTUNITY FOR ADVANCEMENT SALARY $21000.00 OR DOE REQUIREMENTS Must be customer focused & driven. Must Have Excellent Sales Ability Excellent...
You don’t have to have a sales background to be successful in this role! In fact, several successful Liberty National Life Insurance Sales Professionals have come from various different backgrounds. Consider a career change from Customer Service, Real Estate or the Military to name a few. Are You Living Your Dream? Joining Liberty National Life Insurance Company’s sales team could open the door ...
Position Summary A Roll Off Driver Class B CDL is responsible for safely operating a heavy commercial truck to provide prompt and courteous delivery and removal of large containers. The Roll Off Driver Class B CDL is responsible for ensuring his or her vehicle is in compliance with the Company’s safety standards prior to operating the vehicle, ensures that all Company, state and federal regulatio...
Walker, LA, 70785
Job Description: Responsible for managing the overall operations and financial performance of a fast food restaurant. Responsible for recruiting, training, leading and motivating the entire restaurant staff in consistently delivering a great guest experience by providing quality food, excellent service, in a clean and safe restaurant environment. Handles guest concerns and complaints to ensure pos...
Company Confidential Port Allen, LA, 70767
Warranty Administration just got easier where customers rarely question the integrity of your products As a Warranty Administrator for our client, you will be working with one of the highest ranking brands in customer satisfaction assisting customerswith warranty claims. The Kenworth brand achieved the highest ranking in customer satisfaction for being a top-performing brand. As the largest Kenw...
Overview: Responsible for cleaning buildings, removing debris, and keeping areas neat and tidy. Vacuums and buffs floors, shampoos carpets, empties trash receptacles, and replace lining of trash cans. Responsibilities: Sweep and mop floors. Clean buildings by emptying trash, sweeping, and cleaning surfaces. Clean and disinfect laboratory equipment. Sterilize patients' rooms. Monitor buildin...
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...
LOOKING FOR A COMPANY THAT VALUES YOUR POTENTIAL? A job with AT&T as a Wire Technician can provide you with exactly that! Take advantage of our paid training and wide range of career possibilities. AT&T offers a competitive salary, company provided vehicles and tools and benefits that include medical, dental, paid vacation, and more! Our Wire Technicians work both inside and outside and are res...
Responsibilities may include but are not limited to the following: 1. Locates buried facilities near the route of "B" service wire using appropriate equipment. 2. Operates a vehicle with trailer. 3. Places buried service wires using a manually controlled gasoline/diesel powered tractor/trencher, plow, boring machine or manual tools. 4. Coordinates work activity with customers, other utilities,...
Responsibilities may include but are not limited to the following: 1. Locates buried facilities near the route of "B" service wire using appropriate equipment. 2. Operates a vehicle with trailer. 3. Places buried service wires using a manually controlled gasoline/diesel powered tractor/trencher, plow, boring machine or manual tools. 4. Coordinates work activity with customers, other utilities,...
At Kohl’s, we’re always looking ahead to creating the next great thing. Since 1962, our people have been our biggest asset and every great thing we do is thanks to the great people we hire. Position Summary: These positions play an integral role as part of the Store Management Team. Each has the responsibility of management and supervision of all Associates in these areas. Responsibilities inclu...
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...
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...
Currently seeking a Sr. Estimator to assist Preconstruction Director and project teams in development of estimates, and reviews the progress of existing projects to ensure their completion within the parameters of the established project budget. The ideal candidate must have broad experience and a thorough understanding of estimating with experience in complex, large-scale construction projects. T...
Brand: Aaron's Req# C050117 Description: Aaron’s has a long legacy as an industry leader, with continued growth regardless of the economy. In business since 1955, we have grown to over 2,000 stores across North America built on a foundation of excellence, customer focus, quality products and services. Personally and professionally, we hold ourselves to high standards and an unwavering commitment...
Great Inside Sales Opportunity! Dupre’ Logistics has an immediate opening for a Transportation Brokerage Salesperson for our Lafayette, LA office. We are looking for an experienced Transportation Sales professional to join our Strategic Capacity Services team. Company Description: Dupre’Logistics, a $195mm leading edge asset based logistics company, is grounded on a culture of solid core values...
America’s Best is a wholly owned subsidiary of National Vision, Inc that currently operates retail optical stores in 28 states and the District of Columbia. With over 370 locations across the country, and forty stores being added annually, America's Best consistently delivers millions of pairs of quality eyeglasses, contact lenses and eye exams to our customers at the low prices America deserves e...
Dupre’ Logistics is currently seeking an Operations Manager for our office in Shreveport, LA to support our Energy Distribution Services business unit. Company Description Dupre’ Logistics LLC, a $225mm leading edge logistics company, is grounded on a culture of solid core values that are “always forward thinking”. We focus on the safety of our team members, outstanding customer service, and pro...

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