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New Orleans, LA Employment Information

New Orleans Employment Overview

New Orleans has seen slow but steady job growth over the last year with an unemployment rate of 4.3 percent, which is a little bit higher than other major cities in Louisiana. This city offers many jobs in oil refining and construction. The city is home to several major universities including the well-renowned Tulane University. The housing market is making a comeback with new home construction driving the construction industry. Of course, some areas of the city continue to rebuild after Hurricane Katrina. This city has a thriving tourism industry with hospitality services in demand.

New Orleans Job Market

Construction jobs are expected to lead the way in employment gains through 2015 with more than 11,000 jobs added. The area expects to see an overall job growth of 1.7 percent each year through 2015. Tourism and hospitality are big business in this city famous for Bourbon Street and the French Quarter. Over the last 12 months, leisure and hospitality jobs have increased 5.2 percent. Many of these jobs include those within restaurants, hotels, and also retail jobs, which typically have a high turnover and few benefits. One area that has lost ground over the last year is the information sector of the economy.

New Orleans Employment Trends

In the wake of Hurricane Katrina, the Great Recession hit New Orleans as hard as it did the rest of the country and recovery has been slow with some industries experiencing steady growth. As the nation’s economy has recovered, New Orleans’s tourism has experienced growth in the leisure and hospitality sectors. Although New Orleans is experiencing steady growth, there are some areas of the economy that are not faring well. The information sector and government jobs have experienced losses over the last 12 months.

New Orleans Cost of Living

Living in New Orleans will not cost as much as in other areas of the country. The cost of living overall is 8.5 percent lower than the national average with housing even lower than that at a little over 20 percent less than the national average. Health care and utilities are also more than 5 percent lower than the national averages. Living in New Orleans will actually cost a resident 4 percent less than anywhere else in Louisiana.
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New Orleans, LA
Description: For those who want to invent the future of health care, here's your opportunity. We're going beyond basic care to health programs integrated across the entire continuum of care. Join us and help people live healthier lives while doing your life's best work.(sm) The Manager, Case Management will supervise two direct reports who are case managers. The manager is part of the new sickle...
New Orleans, LA
Driver Positions At Durham School Services, everything we do is graded on the performance of our front line—our drivers. We heavily invest resources in driver recruitment and training because good drivers are so hard to find. We expect all drivers to meet stringent selection criteria, which includes drug testing, background checks and an extensive interview process. The search for the right driv...
Our client, a dynamic and stable private design and project management firm of roughly 100 employees with offices in Louisiana and Texas is seeking two 5-7+ year experienced Structural Engineers to help them design and manage projects for their growing business focused in chemical/petrochemical type facilities/projects including marine structures. Ideal experience would include inland waterway mar...
New Orleans, LA
C.R. England has been hiring and training drivers since 1920, and has never laid anyone off for lack of freight. We are also the oldest and largest refrigerated trucking company in the nation. The majority of the freight you haul for us is no-touch – our clients will do all of the loading and unloading. You can choose to drive solo (OTR, regional, dedicated or intermodal) or as part of a team (OT...
New Orleans, LA
Outside Sales Representative / Account Manager If you are a confident and highly motivated individual looking for a great sales opportunity with uncapped earnings and growth potential, join our Sales team at Central Payment! We are seeking energetic and entrepreneurial Outsides Sales Reps to market our credit card processing services and social media tools to businesses across the country. Job D...
New Orleans, LA
QUALIFICATIONS GREIF (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B) is a 138 year old world leader in industrial packaging products and services. We produce steel, plastic, fibre, flexible and corrugated containers, packaging accessories and containerboard, and provide blending, filling and packaging services for a wide range of industries. We also manage acreage in the United States. With more than 16,000 employees in 200 ...
New Orleans, 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...
New Orleans, LA
The Community Director is responsible for all operations of the community, focusing on increasing operating income by maintaining an acceptable rate of occupancy within the community maintaining the physical asset, providing for a quality living environment for residents and establishing a positive, productive working relationship with the property staff. 2yrs min Experience Excellent interperso...
New Orleans, LA
Summary AML Transaction Monitoring Consultant required to work for a market leading management consultancy organization in the New Orleans area. Client Details Our client is a prestigious management consultancy firm who are responsible for providing practical solutions that create a lasting impact on an organizations compliance strategy. They work with global financial institutions and have an ...
Financial & Realty Services, LLC (“FRS”) is seeking candidates to provide support services to our federal government client in the New Orleans, LA area. Suitable candidate will provide project management services; management of repair and alterations (R&A) projects; preparation and evaluation of construction cost estimates; inspection of construction work in progress; design review (for code compl...
New Orleans, LA
Job Summary: By collaborating with division management, the Regional Training Manager executes a learning strategy for the division. This includes assessment and re-engineering of existing programs, analysis of gaps and development of a platform that will provide learning and development opportunities throughout various associate experience levels. This is a high impact role requiring a strong, ...
New Orleans, LA
Job Description Are you a current/former leader in education who would enjoy a flexible work schedule? If so, please continue reading! OVERALL RESPONSIBILITY: The primary responsibility for this position is to provide part-time support to the Account Executives by delivering compelling sales presentations and product training to teachers. The delivery of persuasive, customer-focused sales presen...
New Orleans, LA
MAINTENANCE MANAGER New Orleans, LA Are you a Mechanical Engineer looking for a company that will reinvigorate your career and offer you a rare opportunity to work in a brand new plant from construction through commissioning? Do you want to join a dynamic organization that will allow you to oversee the maintenance department within a brand new, billion-dollar unit? If so, we have a key client ...
New Orleans, LA
Our firm, an international Automation Manufacturer, has an immediate need for an innovative Technical Support - Mechanical Engineer at its New Orleans located manufacturing headquarters. The selected candidate will be responsible for providing advanced technical service and support to global customers. Responsibilities Provide technical assistance to Customer Service, Account Managers and Custom...
New Orleans, LA
Description: Position Description: Energize your career with one of Healthcare's fastest growing companies. You dream of a great career with a great company where you can make an impact and help people. We dream of giving you the opportunity to do just this. And with the incredible growth of our business, it's a dream that definitely can come true. Already one of the world's leading Healthcare ...
New Orleans, LA
Description: Medical Director careers at UnitedHealth Group are anything but ordinary. We push ourselves and each other to find smarter solutions. The result is a culture of performance that's driving the health care industry forward. Instead of seeing a handful of patients each day, your work may affect millions for years to come. Join us. And start doing your life's best work.(sm) The Health P...
New Orleans, LA
Chief of Security Pearl River, LA Will train! $600-$700 per week Benefit Package call 866.840.2066 must pass Background Check Driver's Lic Check & Drug Test IMPERIAL GUARD SERVICE Click "APPLY"to send us your resume....
New Orleans, LA
Network Administrator CMI Management, Inc, a Federal Contractor for over 20 years, is looking to hire a Network Administrator to work on a contract in New Orleans, LA. Qualifications: Must be US citizen or permanent resident Alien. Candidates must be able to successfully complete an extensive government background check. Knowledge of USDA systems is desirable. Primary Job Responsibilities: Re...
New Orleans, LA
Mechanical Engineer - Project Engineer – Chemicals The Colonial Group specializes in the placement of outstanding talent in the Chemical, General Manufacturing, and CPG industries. Our clients understand our decades of industry experience give us unique insight and access to top talent at all levels. We are a nationally recognized, award-winning firm (Top 5%), dedicated to helping both clients an...
New Orleans, LA
MEMORIAL COUNSELOR POSITION There is a great opportunity with a large funeral home in the New Orleans area for a prearrangement counselor. We are looking for a motivated, self-driven sales professional that is interested in taking the next step in their career. Earn up to $75,000 in compensation. As a prearrangement funeral counselor you can feel good about helping families. No more 60 – 70 hour...

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