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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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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...
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...
Job Title: Helpdesk Support Engineer Department: Service and Support Reports to: Service Manager GENERAL SUMMARY: The Helpdesk Support Engineer is responsible for service and support needs for our customers. This relates to all technology, to include: workstations, servers, printers, networks, and vendor specific hardware and software. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: · IT support relat...
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 ...
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...
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 is expanding in Louisiana! Apply for an exciting opportunity to join our new Bayou Health team...
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 is expanding in Louisiana! Apply for an exciting opportunity to join our new Bayou Health team...
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. POSITION SUMMARY Office location anticipated in Metairie/New Orleans area. The Credentialing Specia...
Our client is growing quickly and looking for great people to join their team! They produce, package and ship food to some of the best New Orleans' restaurants and grocery stores as well as all over the country. They are looking for cooks that have institutional/manufacturing cooking experience. BOH experience is necessary. PLEASE DO NOT APPLY UNLESS YOU HAVE INSTITUTIONAL/MANUFACTURING COOKING E...
New Orleans, LA
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New Orleans, LA
Description: In this role, you will work in the office and assist in the coordination of care on behalf of patients who are receiving long-term care, along with home and community services. You will also provide Transition Coordination for members moving from one MCO to another in the state of Louisiana, assuring that necessary services are being provided at the time of Transition. Your experienc...
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) Primary Responsibilities: Conduct state-specific reporting research Monitor changes in report requirements to mitigate ri...
New Orleans, LA
Company Introduction Since 2006, HubPages has been the preeminent online writing community for bloggers and freelance writers to realize the full lifetime value of their writing. Over 220,000 writers and bloggers have published over 1 million informative, useful articles (.Hubs.) on HubPages to date. On HubPages, you own your Hubs (you're free to publish and unpublish as you please), in contrast ...
New Orleans, LA
Talascend is currently seeking several Lead Electrical Designers with PDMS in New Orleans, LA. These are long term contract opportunities supporting a leading Operator. 4 positions are available - 2 Onshore and 2 Offshore Lead Designers. Lead Designers will be supporting one of 3 projects - one onshore and two offshore. The onshore project requires Cable Tray experience. POSITION REQUIREMENTS: ...
New Orleans, LA
1) You will receive 2-5 B2B Preset Appointments DAILY with Business Owners in YOUR Area - you can also sell you OWN appointments for a BONUS 2) You will be able to offer FREE Equipment, Free Software, Free Mobile Phone Equipment, Marketing Services, Gift Cards 3) From Your Sales You will be able to earn DAILY Bonuses, WEEKLY Bonuses and MONTHLY Bonuses 4) You will be able to EARN a 30-Day Signi...
New Orleans, LA
Description PPG Industries’ vision is to continue to be the world’s leading coatings and specialty products company. Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. Founded in 1883, PPG has global headquarter...
Description If you’re looking for an upwardly mobile career with a financially stable and rapidly growing company, join our delivery team at Restaurant Technologies Inc. (RTI)! We are seeking highly motivated and professional CDL Delivery Drivers to deliver our products and provide world-class customer service for our local and national food service accounts. As a CDL Delivery Driver with RTI, you...
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell, and Berkowitz, PC has an immediate opening for a Business Development Manager in its New Orleans office. This Manager will primarily work with practice groups, outside consultants, and team members to further promote business development with their assigned groups and on an individual attorney basis in order to increase profits and productivity. Will also co-man...
New Orleans, LA
If you thrive on new challenges, continuous learning, and making a difference, you should consider a career in consulting with Geocent. Geocent employees across the country subscribe to the company’s culture of focusing on results when serving our large, diverse group of clients nationwide. Geocent is committed to hiring local talent to work with our clients to provide excellent customer service a...

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