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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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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...
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...
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...
This position is located in our LA, New Orleans facility General Dynamics IT has an opening for a Document Imaging Specialist in New Orleans, LA. Successful candidate must be able to obtain and retain a Department of Interior background investigation. Candidates must be authorized to work in the US and a resident of the US for the previous 3 years with no longer than a 90 day absence. Duties/Re...
Sears, Roebuck and Co., a member of the Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: SHLD) family of companies, is a leading broadline retailer providing merchandise and related services. Sears, Roebuck offers its wide range of home merchandise, apparel and automotive products and services through more than 2,700 Sears-branded and affiliated stores in the United States and Canada, which includes over 890 f...
New Orleans, LA, 70123
Team Lead - Windows Systems Administrator TITLE: Lead Windows Systems Administrator LOCATION: New Orleans, LA DESCRIPTION / OVERVIEW: Seeking a Lead Windows Systems Admin to manage and tune in-house computer software systems and network connections to ensure high levels of availability and security of the supported business applications. Support the development of long-term strategic goals for...
Job ID: 4626 Position Description: The Production Planner will be responsible for planning, preparing, analyzing, forecasting both raw materials and site demands. The Production Planner will have the following additional duties; Job Duties: • Creates and distribute forecast models. • Works with 40 sales locations to obtain monthly sales forecasts • Analyzes forecast information to determine ...
NEW ORLEANS, LA, 70123
Sears Holdings Management Corporation provides corporate services to Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: SHLD) and its family of companies, including Sears Roebuck and Co. and Kmart Corporation.Can be located in New Orleans or anywhere in our SOUTH region This Mgr, Specialty Pharmacy Sales position will be solely responsible for increasing specialty drug sales in the defined territory for Kmart P...
New Orleans, LA, 70123
POSITION DESCRIPTION: Responsible for the preventative maintenance, commissioning, installation, call-out, diagnostics, and repair services on Solar’s product line. Must live within 1 hour driving distance from the office. PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES: Work requires unpredictable hours, with extensive compensated overtime. Must be willing to accept 24-hour call and frequent schedule changes to me...
Please click on the link below to apply online: https://home.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=11338551 Summary:This person is responsible for performing duties associated with the loan discounting function of the bank. Essential Duties and Responsibilitiesinclude the following. Other duties may be assigned. ·Processes indirect loans. ·Verifies loan documents for accuracy. ·Communicates with LPO emp...
JOB SUMMARY The Sales Consultant provides each prospective Bath Fitter customer with a complete, professional and compelling presentation of Bath Fitter products and services using proven tools and techniques supplied by the company. REPORTING RELATIONSHIP The Sales Consultant reports directly to the Branch Manager. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Meet or exceed closing sales objectives...
Tracking Code P8E-DL1014 Job Description About Us You’ve got the opportunity. We’ve got the power. Point Eight Power is one of two operating companies within the $150 million Reagan Family of Companies, and is a leading edge manufacturer of engineered solutions for power distribution and electrical systems to serve a variety of markets including oil and gas, marine, energy, and industrial sector...
Company Confidential Metairie, LA, 70003
High Commission for “New Agents” Brand New Agents (No Experience) Earn 80% to 95% of the first year premium PLUS renewals. “Agents with experience can earn up to 115%” Our Agents are able to obtain ALL of the Leads they need with NO “out of pocket Costs” Our Complete Training Library is FREE to our Agents, and includes more than 100 hours of audio & video Training. Find out how NEW Agents ...
Job Title: Triage Helpdesk Engineer Department: Service and Support Reports to: Service Manager GENERAL SUMMARY: The Triage Engineer is responsible for all, Incoming communication, ticketing, and initial client contact. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Answer inbound Service Desk calls and create service tickets. Monitor ConnectWise Triage Board for new service tickets. Manage anti-s...
Join our Team! Room Attendant Job Summary: Here’s your opportunity to “Work on the bright side®”! La Quinta Inns & Suites®, a leader in the hospitality industry, is searching for an individual who has an eye for cleanliness and takes pride in what they do. This position is primarily responsible for cleaning public areas, guest rooms and bathrooms. Other duties include stocking supply carts, room...
Clinical Psychiatrist Professional Performance Development Group is now interviewing Clinical Psychiatrists for the Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base Belle Chasse in New Orleans, LA The ideal candidate will: • Analyze and evaluate patient data and test or examine findings to diagnose nature and extent of brain injury or mental disorder. • Prescribe, direct, and administer psychotherapeutic ...
Company Confidential Kenner, LA, 70065
High Commission for “New Agents” Brand New Agents (No Experience) Earn 80% to 95% of the first year premium PLUS renewals. “Agents with experience can earn up to 115%” Our Agents are able to obtain ALL of the Leads they need with NO “out of pocket Costs” Our Complete Training Library is FREE to our Agents, and includes more than 100 hours of audio & video Training. Find out how NEW Agents ...
New Orleans, LA
Dupre’ Logistics LLC is currently seeking a Drop Lot Admin to support our Site and Private Fleet Services business unit in New Orleans, LA. Company Description Dupre’ Logistics, 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 profitable growth. ...

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