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Lynchburg, Virginia Overview

Virginia's city of Lynchburg is home to several colleges and universities, including Liberty University, Lynchburg College, Randolph College, and Virginia University of Lynchburg. The city itself has a population of 78,018, and its metropolitan area has a population of 257,300. Lynchburg sits just beyond Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains, with the James River winding beside it, providing beautiful scenery and outdoor recreation options to residents. Lynchburg has a rich history, and the town's first settlement came in 1757 after the Iroquois ceded the land in 1718 to what was at the time the Colony of Virginia. The city has seven hills, with distinct neighborhoods corresponding to each.

The cost of living in Lynchburg is 8.5 percent below the national average, and their only cost of living index above the national average of 100 is utilities, which have a score of 108. The median home price is $151,200 and recent home prices have increased by 7.5 percent. As of 2012, the median rent is $679 a month. The median household income is $42,814, with an estimated per capita income of $20,406.

Lynchburg Job Opportunities

Lynchburg's two main industries are healthcare and technology. The largest employer for jobs in Lynchburg, VA, Centra Health, has nearly 6,000 employees. Genworth Financial, a Fortune 500 financial services and security company, has its headquarters in Richmond but has 1,600 jobs in Lynchburg alone. Areva, a multinational energy company, is the third largest employer for Lynchburg jobs, with an average of 2,000 employees.

Education is also a major source of employment for Lynchburg, VA jobs. Liberty University and Lynchburg College account for 4,620 and 454 jobs, respectively. The public school system employs 1,381 people. If you're interested in teaching for a smaller school system, look at Madison Heights jobs for a small town experience.

Retail establishments like J.Crew, Wal-Mart, and Kroger employ a significant amount of Lynchburg's workforce, including sales, management, distribution and more. Look at the diverse range of retail jobs in Lynchburg to find one that's right for you.

Lynchburg Employment Trends

Lynchburg is number 95 on Forbes' list of Best Small Places for Business and Careers, and number 50 in Cost of Doing Business. The unemployment rate in Lynchburg is 5.9 percent, which matches the US Bureau of Labor Statistics' recent national figure. Growth for Lynchburg jobs in 2013 was 0.3 percent, coming back from a few years of slight decline. Annual job growth projection is even higher, coming in at 1.2 percent.

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Lynchburg, VA
Software Engineer 3. Lynchburg, VA. Master’s degree in comp sci, electrical engnrng or comp engnrng + 1 yr exp as Sftwr Engnr or Prgrmmr or reltd occupation, involving Java or C# lang & proficiency in DMAIC Six Sigma Green Belt methodology. Mail res to Harris Corp, Inc., Attn: Angela Smith, HR, 221 Jefferson Ridge Pkwy, Lynchburg, VA 24501 or e-mail to *****....
Lynchburg, VA
Flowserve Flow Control Operations (FCO) is a global leader in the valve and controls industry. FCO supplies contractors, OEMs, distributors, and end users around the world with solutions designed to meet today's toughest flow control challenges. FCO offers an unparalleled breadth of valves, actuators, steam systems, positioners, controls, and switches for the Chemical, Power, Oil & Gas, and gener...
Lynchburg, VA, 24501
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Process Engineer Lynchburg, VA Unspecified Apply Apply Process Engineer Lynchburg, VA Unspecified Apply Job Details Process Engineer in Lynchburg, VA We are in need of a Process Engineer for our Lynchburg facility. This position is responsible for initiating and leading continuous improvement a...
Lynchburg, VA, 24501
Manpower is looking for a PART-TIME Payroll Clerk for a client in Lynchburg, VA. Successful candidate must have payroll experience and be interested in working part-time for 15-20 hours/week. Pay starts at $10 hour but could be higher based on experience. Please submit resume and salary requirements....
Company Confidential Lynchburg, VA, 24501
Executive Director Lynchburg, VA Meridian Senior Living is looking for a talented Executive Director for The Elms of Lynchburg We are looking for a leader that will enrich the lives of our residents, families and employees through extraordinary experiences . . . because everyone deserves a great life! Job Description Reports To: Regional Director Job Title: Executive Director Department: A...
Lynchburg, VA, 24501
Prepare balance sheets, profit and loss statements. Maintain and reconcile general ledgers, generate and distribute financial statements, prepare reports and tax returns. Must possess the ability to handle sensitive information confidentially and work under the pressure of deadlines. Must be Proficient in Excel and Quickbooks. Bachelor's degree in accounting or business required and two years of e...
Lynchburg, VA, 24501
Position Description: We are currently seeking a Field Nurse Case Manager (RN) for Lynchburg, VA . Responsible for assessment, planning, coordination, implementation and evaluation of injured/disabled individuals involved in the medical case management process. Working as an intermediary between carriers, attorneys, medical care providers, employers and employees, you will closely monitor the pr...
Company Confidential Lynchburg, VA, 24502
Job Purpose: Solicits orders for merchandise or services by telephoning customers. Duties: * Identifies prospects by reading telephone and zip code directories and other prepared listings. * Calls prospective customers by operating telephone equipment, automatic dialing systems, and other telecommunications technologies. * Influences customers to buy services and merchandise by following a pr...
Lynchburg, VA, 24502
You know how to communicate with customers to find out what they need—and what solutions can fill those needs. Our dedicated Sales professionals receive award-winning training so they can present our game-changing technologies, products and services to the world. Responsibilities About Verizon Wireless We believe in the power of technology to solve just about anything. And we've put our sharpest...
Lynchburg, VA, 24502
You know how to communicate with customers to find out what they need—and what solutions can fill those needs. Our dedicated Sales professionals receive award-winning training so they can present our game-changing technologies, products and services to the world. Responsibilities About Verizon Wireless We believe in the power of technology to solve just about anything. And we've put our sharpest...
Position Purpose: The Production Supervisor ensures that production of products meets or exceeds efficiency and company quality standards. In addition, the Production Supervisor ensures that facilities and processes conform to GMP standards by managing Quality Systems and documents Responsibilities/ Duties/ Functions/Tasks: · Supervises employees/line leaders in the candles, diffusers, post-prod...
Lynchburg, VA
Sales Professional Media Representative needed for Lynchburg Business ad sales and sponsorship. Media sales experience required. High potential income for the right individual with guaranteed base to start. Health benefits, 401-K and more. Sned resume with cover letter to ***** or fax to 757-422-9092....
Position Description: Potomac Environmental, Inc. (PEI) is seeking an individual to fill a new full time position in the Western Virginia territory. The Environmental Technician (ET) is an entry-level position. The ET will work closely with the Regional Manager to provide customer service on current accounts. Responsibilities to include: · Prepare customer waste for shipments. Includes labeling...
Lynchburg, VA
Meridian Senior Living is looking for a talented Executive Director to operate our community, The Elms of Lynchburg in Lynchburg, Virginia. We are looking for leaders that will enrich the lives of our residents, families and employees through extraordinary experiences . . . because everyone deserves a great life! The Executive Director will oversee the overall management and the day-to-day opera...
Lynchburg, VA
Job Overview: Supports My Macy's through creative Merchandise Presentations, seasonal fashion trend statements, dimensional visual presentations, promotional events, corporate shop concepts and divisional prototypes. Perform other duties as assigned. Essential Functions: - Partner with Store Management team to drive superior execution of visual merchandising priorities that align with store.Inf...
Lynchburg, VA
AT&T: So Much More of What You Work For Looking for an opportunity where you can put your energy and enthusiasm to work to create unlimited earning potential? Of course you are. How about a chance to learn, grow and advance with the number one wireless company in America? Even better. We're AT&T, and the only thing we enjoy more than pioneering and selling the latest devices is helping people...
Lynchburg, VA
Start Your New Year with Belk! Career Fair Lynchburg, VA Exciting openings: Sales Team Manager Cosmetics Counter Manager Cosmetics Part - Time Shoe Specialist Operations Team Associates Part-Time Sales Associates Part - Time House Keeping Part - Time Fulfillment Part - Time Date: January 23, 2015 Time: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm Location: 3415 Candlers Mountain Road Lynchburg, VA 25402 Joi...
Lynchburg, VA
Seeking an experienced sourcing specialist for a growing fastener company. Product identification, purchasing, supplier selection experience preferred. Relocation offered. Candidates must have fastener experience....
Lynchburg, VA
Responsible for the day-to-day operation, perform a variety of services, ironing, housekeeping and cleaning duties for the President's residence and adjoining guest house. Manage the inventory of household supplies and request repair services. Work with other campus departments to coordinate events being held at the home. Receive guests and take phone messages. Pet friendly home. This position is ...
Tracking Code 20134711 Job Description FISMGR (Framing Installed Sales Manager): The FISMGR is responsible for the supervision of, and coordination with, Independent Subcontract framing crews working on 84 Lumber projects. The general scope of management for an 84 Lumber FISMGR can include: Installation of wood component systems Installation of Doors and Windows Installation of Siding (Wood a...

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