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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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Company Confidential New Orleans, LA, 70130
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Company Confidential New Orleans, LA, 70130
Job Purpose: Transmits communications by receiving and sending mail; providing mail and parcel delivery information; maintains copy room, court runs and other clerical duties as needed Duties: * Complies with postal service and delivery service requirements by preparing outgoing mail for delivery * Maintains all office equipment by operating and inspecting equipment according to established pr...
New Orleans, LA, 70130
Responsible for all aspects of the guest F&B experience. Responsible for maintaining food cost, beverage cost, inventories, and delivering exceptional products and services, according to Brand and NewcrestImage standards. Lead the team through set up, preparation, exceptional service, and clean-up of the F&B areas. Guide guests through social and dining experience, arrange tables and chairs, ensur...
Are you looking to become a Sales Manager or Regional Manager? We are looking for you! We are an advisory sales organization looking to promote sales associates from within. If you have the drive and desire to succeed, you could be a Sales Manager in as little as 6 months or a Regional Manager within 18 months. Our proven sales techniques and exclusive endorsements give you a sales and company ex...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Kforce has a client seeking a Data Entry Specialist to join their team in Gretna, Louisiana (LA). The main function of a Data Entry Specialist is to operate data entry devices, such as a keyboard or computer, to verify and input data. A typical Data Entry Specialist is responsible for accurate information documentation and personal project management. Job Responsibilities: Re...
Company Confidential Marrero, LA, 70073
PT JANITOR, must have 2years exp. & transportation. 8am-10am, $8 per hr. 504-339-4441...
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, 70126
UPS is hiring individuals to work as temporary, seasonal Driver Helpers. This is a physical, fast-paced, outdoor position that involves continual lifting, lowering and carrying packages that typically weigh 25 - 35 lbs. and may weigh up to 70 lbs. It requires excellent customer contact skills and a lot of walking. As a Driver Helper you will not drive the delivery vehicle but assist the driver in...
NEW ORLEANS, LA, 70126
UPS is hiring individuals to work as temporary, seasonal Driver Helpers. This is a physical, fast-paced, outdoor position that involves continual lifting, lowering and carrying packages that typically weigh 25 - 35 lbs. and may weigh up to 70 lbs. It requires excellent customer contact skills and a lot of walking. As a Driver Helper you will not drive the delivery vehicle but assist the driver in...
New Orleans, LA, 70126
Sears Home Improvement Products and Services, a member of the Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: SHLD) family of companies, is one of America's largest home improvement companies for siding and windows installation with operations in 45 states. Our products include siding, custom manufactured and installed windows, custom home entry doors, kitchen remodeling, custom cabinet refacing and Heating V...
New Orleans, LA, 70126
Established trucking company in business 30 plus years & continuing to grown. Very safety conscious & family oriented. We are looking for company drivers & owner operators for our ever expanding company!! Must have a CDL, class A driver's license, TWIC card, clean MVR & drug test. Hazardous endorsement preferred, container experience necessary. HOME EVERY NIGHT WE OFFER HEALTH INSURANCE WEEK...
Job Summary: The Interior Design Coordinator will assist the Director of Design in all responsibilities related to Al Copeland Investments (ACI) in regards to interior decor and construction coordination. The Interior Design Coordinator will also occasional assist the Development and Event Manager with the Al Copeland Foundation (ACF) in regards to event planning support & administrative support....
UPS is hiring individuals to work as temporary, seasonal Driver Helpers. This is a physical, fast-paced, outdoor position that involves continual lifting, lowering and carrying packages that typically weigh 25 - 35 lbs. and may weigh up to 70 lbs. It requires excellent customer contact skills and a lot of walking. As a Driver Helper you will not drive the delivery vehicle but assist the driver in...
UPS is hiring individuals to work as temporary, seasonal Driver Helpers. This is a physical, fast-paced, outdoor position that involves continual lifting, lowering and carrying packages that typically weigh 25 - 35 lbs. and may weigh up to 70 lbs. It requires excellent customer contact skills and a lot of walking. As a Driver Helper you will not drive the delivery vehicle but assist the driver in...
Job ID: 6398 Position Description: Brink’s U.S., a division of Brink’s, Incorporated, is the premier provider of armored car transportation, ATM servicing, currency and coin processing, document destruction and other value added services to financial institutions, retailers and other commercial and government entities. The company has a proud history of providing growth and advancement opportuni...
Company Confidential Harvey, LA, 70058
DRAG LINE OPERATOR MUST have exp. w/drag line bucket. Background check Call Scott Ryals 504-415-1216...
DOCUMENT CONTROL SPECIALIST - Harvey, LA Fabrication facility in the Harvey, LA area is seeking a Document Control Specialist with 2-10 years experience. Bachelor's degree preferred. Must be familiar with MS Office, excellent communication and writing skills. This will be a contract position with a review after 90 days. Duties to include: Document control, submittal & maintenance Create & maint...
ABOUT US Wound Care Specialists is one of the largest wound care organizations in the country with a significant presence in rural communities comprised of caring professionals working together to provide outcome driven comprehensive wound management. Our team of physicians, wound care nurses and technicians are extensively trained in advance wound care techniques. We focus on using the appropria...
IMMEDIATE OPENING - For an experienced mature, responsible and conscientious Front Office Assistant needed for hearing centers in Metairie and New Orleans. We are Miracle-Ear, the nation's oldest provider of hearing help for the hearing impaired. Our Front Office Assistants are critical to our success as they are the first point of contact for our patients. Skills necessary are: PLEASANT, PROFE...
Working At Aetna -- the Value To You What does it mean to work at Aetna? A lot. From programs and benefits that support your financial, physical and emotional health to opportunities to build your knowledge and expand your career, the company makes working here a valuable experience in many ways. Aetna Better Health of Louisiana is looking for caring people who share our vision of helping to pro...

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