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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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2701 Benton Rd Bossier City, LA 71111 AUTOMOTIVE SERVICE DIRECTOR Experience Required Earn $100K-150K! LANDERS DODGE CHRYSLER JEEP RAM is seeking an Experienced Service Director! If you are ready to make a positive change in your life and you want to be considered for this exciting position, then apply immediately. This opportunity won't last long! If you are an Experienced Service Director ...
Fit is assisting a client in Baton Rouge in hiring an Audit Manager. We are seeking qualified, high performing professionals to be involved in providing assurance services to local clients. Salary will pay up to $85,000 depending on experience plus benefits, signing bonus and relocation assistance. Applicants must have a Bachelor's or Master's Degree and hold a current and valid CPA license. Req...
One of Fit’s clients in Baton Rouge is seeking to hire a Tax Manager. Applicants must have a Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s Degree and hold a current and valid CPA license. This is a direct hire position paying up to $85,000 depending on experience plus competitive benefits and signing bonus. Relocation assistance provided. Responsibilities: Maintains steady contact with clients throughout the bu...
BOOKKEEPER with public acct. exp. assoc. degree pref., can sub with work exp. Salary depends on exp. FT/PT, vacation, holidays, and 401(K). E-mail resumes to ***** or fax 225-295-3950....
Lakeshore, LA, 71203
6 months contract to hire Description of Work: • Decompose high-level business and user requirements into functional IT requirements with quality and to an appropriate level of detail suitable for use by those who base their work on the requirements. • Write requirements specifications according to standard templates (where applicable), using natural language simply, clearly, unambiguously, and...
Days and hours of work are Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES In charge of internal quality control inspections to ensure adherence to company quality standards for all mechanical, electrical, structural and finish trades. Act as an “internal customer” prior to the homeowner orientation to ensure high levels of quality are delivered to our customers. Must be s...
Summary Prepares cost estimating services for the preparation of bids and projects to support all business lines. Ensures all costs are properly captured and documented. Responsibilities Conducts site walks with clients to evaluate bid/no bid decisions and determines the scope of potential jobs. Conducts pre-estimate meetings with project managers and business line management to plan bid strate...
AVON has available opportunities for part time or full time independent Sales Representatives. Bilingual and Entry Level Candidates welcome, No experience is required! Come join the change movement and enjoy amazing success! It doesn’t matter if you come from Customer Service, Accounting, Marketing, Administrative or any other field - AVON is looking for you to become an Independent Sales Represe...
Summary Our client is looking for a process driven Recruiter to join their growing team and closely support the Recruiting Manager. Client Details An established Global leader in the Oilfield Services Industry with operations in over 50 countries. Description Job description Develop and execute a recruiting strategy: Work with hiring managers to understand needs. Create job descriptions an...
EXPERIENCED TRUCK DRIVERS NEW PERFORMANCE PAY INCENTIVES Call TODAY for more details! Start your career at Swift! Flatbed, Regional, Intermodal, and Over the Road opportunities are ready and available NOW. Call TODAY and start tomorrow! Great Miles = Great Pay Late-Model Equipment Available Regional Opportunities Great Career Path Paid Vacation Excellent Benefits If home is East of the M...
be exceptional exceptional sales caree­­­­rs – exceptional future be Sterling Sterling Life Insurance Company, established in 1958, providing insurance choices for seniors … Our core purpose is to improve health and well being, peace of mind & financial security for our members when navigating health care. be proud Whether you are an accomplished insurance professional looking for a manageme...
IT’S MORE THAN A JOB! KellyOCG, a division of Kelly Services is looking for an individual who has the ability to act as a Sr. Recruiter to one of our largest clients in the Broussard, LA area. You will drive the recruiting process and ensure a positive candidate experience. Person will act as an ongoing consultant to the client on the recruiting process. Must drive the recruiting process, present...
Position Class A CDL Driver Country - State/Province United States – Louisiana City/Town Bossier City Business Category Construction Company BlueLine Rental Employment/Assignment Type Full Time About us BlueLine Rental is one of the largest construction equipment rental companies in North America. The BlueLine Rental Team is growing and expanding in the US and Canada. Please read more...
Position Class A CDL Driver Country - State/Province United States – Louisiana City/Town Geismar Business Category Construction Company BlueLine Rental Employment/Assignment Type Full Time About us BlueLine Rental, is one of the largest construction equipment rental companies in North America. The BlueLine Rental Team is growing and expanding in the US and Canada. Please read more abo...
Lakeshore, LA, 71203
Sparks Nissan Kia HIRING FOR MULTIPLE POSITIONS!!! NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY! WILL TRAIN! GUARANTEED PAID TRAINING Spurred by an improving economy, rising consumer confidence and historically low interest rates, the car industry is "BOOMING" and is up over 45% nationally. As a result of our exceptional record-breaking sales growth, Sparks Nissan Kia is adding Sales Associates and Business Develo...
OBJECTIVES: The specialty sales force is responsible for presenting Takeda’s immunology product and optimizing the business opportunities in targeted physician offices, key clinics and hospital accounts that specialize in the area of Inflammatory Bowel Disorders. The Specialty Representative will be required to demonstrate an excellence in developing and applying business processes that lead...
Senior Business Analyst/ Functional Lead CGI Federal is seeking a Senior Business Analyst/Functional Lead with 8+ years of relevant experience to join our project team in Lafayette, LA. In this role, you will act as the onsite functional lead for an enterprise application development project, serving as the primary point of contact for the Lafayette-based portion of the functional team, which wi...
Rayville, LA, 71269
Retail Shift Supervisor Drive your Future! Pilot Flying J is committed to making life better for Professional drivers. Pilot Flying J has over 650 retail locations and is the largest operator of travel centers and travel plazas in North America. With over 350 restaurants, we are one of the largest restaurant franchisees in America. We serve our customers 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. If you a...
Greenwood, LA, 71033
Deli Team Member Drive your Future! Pilot Flying J is committed to making life better for Professional drivers. Pilot Flying J has over 650 retail locations and is the largest operator of travel centers and travel plazas in North America. With over 350 restaurants, we are one of the largest restaurant franchisees in America. We serve our customers 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. If you are cust...
External Job Title District Sales Engineer AutoReqId 45356BR Functional Area Sales & Service Sub-Function Sales Division Water Process Services City Shreveport State/Province LA Country US Employment Status - global req Full-Time Job Description Nalco, an Ecolab Company, has an immediate need for a Technical Sales Representative in our Water and Process Services group located in Shrevepo...

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