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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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New Orleans, LA
Project Manager Company Overview CMI Management, Inc. is headquartered in Alexandria, VA and is a proven provider of efficient business, technology and facilities management solutions designed to help government and commercial clients reduce operational costs, operate at optimum performance and access the information needed for daily and long-term productivity. CMI has been in business for over ...
New Orleans, LA
It's a powerful feeling, to belong. It's inspiring people to do more than they thought they could. It's leading the way by rolling up your sleeves to accomplish a common goal. It's taking a passion and turning it into your vision. Belonging is what it feels like to work at Marriott. If this sounds like the place for you, join us. he SpringHill Suites New Orleans Downtown, located at 614 Canal Str...
New Orleans, LA
Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran Other Possible Location: N/A Job Schedule: N/A Job Shift: Standard Business Hours Pay: N/A Travel: Rare 1-5% Relocation: N/A For Waste Management's Sustainability Services, the Project Specialist coordinates all onsite activities at client location in relation to the storage, transportation and disposal of hazardous and non-haza...
New Orleans, LA
DISTRICT SALES MANAGER -NEW ORLEANS MARKET POSITION DESCRIPTION: Oversee district activities to maximize sales, deliver positive customer experience, and minimize costs. Provide motivation, direction, and coaching to Store Managers to achieve superb execution of Company programs and objectives with successful compliance. ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE: • Reports to the Regional Sales Manager • Prov...
New Orleans, LA
THE POSITION: Our Client, a world leader in the medical industry, has an immediate need for a Successful Territory Representative to sell their products and services in their New Orleans, LA. Territory. You will develop new prospects and interact with existing customers within the territory. TERRITORY: The territory includes: New Orleans and surrounding area. The preferred area to live in is: N...
New Orleans, LA
“Empowering the People Who Power the World” P2 Energy Solutions empowers the people who power the world. P2 is the world's largest software and technology company dedicated to the upstream oil and gas industry, with solutions spanning the entire value chain from exploration to decommissioning. More than 1,500 companies use P2 products and services daily to improve decision-making, gain clarity in...
New Orleans, LA
Talascend is currently seeking several Electrical Designers with PDMS for contract opportunities located in New Orleans, Louisiana. POSITION REQUIREMENTS: 12+ years of oil field experience Electrical designer experience Electrical AutoCAD experience PDMS experience is required Good communication skills Good time management skills Good Project Management Skills Ability to communicate with ...
New Orleans, LA
Talascend is currently seeking Pipe Stress Engineers for contract opportunities located in New Orleans, Louisiana. POSITION REQUIREMENTS: Knowledge of mechanical engineering for offshore/onshore facilities Years' experience: 2-5 years Knowledge of piping design and piping design specifications Some familiarity with the preparation of mechanical drawings such as P&ID's, General Arrangements, a...
New Orleans, LA
Talascend is currently seeking several PDMS Piping Designers for contract opportunities located in New Orleans, Louisiana. POSITION REQUIREMENTS: 12+ years of oil field experience Mechanical designer experience Mechanical AutoCAD experience PDMS experience is required Good communication skills Good time management skills Good Project Management Skills Ability to communicate with engineeri...
New Orleans, LA
XPE Incorporated is a healthcare firm that does executive search, recruitment and clinical/operational consulting. Healthcare is all we do. The majority of our clients are hospitals and acute care medical centers throughout the United States. We are seeking an Associate (Healthcare Recruiter) to join our team. The facts: § WHAT DOES AN ASSOCIATE DO? An XPE Associate (Healthcare Recruiter) is an ...
New Orleans, LA
Want more info? Pro Advantage is an exclusive program for designers who are starting to freelance or who’ve been in the game for a while. Basically, you can come onto our site any time and design all the custom print material you want. You’ll get discounts on everything, including shipping. Then, you can resell it to your clients and set your own prices. Best of all, we’ll drop ship it to them fo...
New Orleans, LA
Manager - Client Accounting Services CPA with public accounting experience required. The ideal candidate will have strong accounting and business tax skills and a good understanding of individual and trust taxation. They will supervise staff and review compiled financial statements, sales and payroll tax returns, and all types of income tax returns. Must have ability to consult and plan with clie...
New Orleans, LA
Job Description: External Summary of Primary Responsibilities: - Function independently with a high degree of sales proficiency. - Develop superior product and disease state knowledge and effectively educate and engage healthcare professionals in dialogue about clinical evidence, approved indications, and product efficacy/safety profiles to support on-label prescribing for appropriate patients....
New Orleans, LA
SEEKING RODBUSTERS FOR A COUPLE OF MONTHS Pay is $28.37/hr. (prevailing wage + fringe included) on one particular jobsite. On other jobsites the pay is $17/hr. PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Position and secure steel bars, rods, cables, or mesh in concrete forms, using fasteners, rod-bending machines, blowtorches, or hand tools. 2. Space and fasten together rods in forms according to bluepri...
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New Orleans-based retailer with multiple locations is seeking a Director of Finance. The ideal candidate willassume a strategic role in the overall management of the company and be responsible for the accounting operations of the company including the management of the point of sale system, production of periodic financial reports, maintenance of an adequate system of accounting records, and a com...
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell, & Berkowitz, P.C. has an immediate opening for a real estate paralegal in its New Orleans Office. All candidates must have either a Bachelor's Degree and/or a paralegal certificate from an ABA approved paralegal program and three to five years of prior commercial real estate experience. Some responsibilities include draft and review loan/acquisition documentatio...
New Orleans, LA
Civil Cellular Tech I MasTec Network Solutions. is a Telecommunications Services company that offers wireless network operators a variety of services to narrow the expanse between the expectations of today's wireless services consumer and the ability of the network operator to meet or exceed those expectations. Core areas of MasTec Network Solutions business include Civil/Cellular services, Micro...
New Orleans, LA
Job Description: Aesculap, Inc. is the largest worldwide supplier of surgical instruments and implants for all disciplines including neurosurgery, microsurgery, ENT, plastic and reconstructive, thoracic, micro-vascular, cardiovascular, orthopedic, spine, laparoscopic, general surgeries and central processing. We were founded in Germany in 1867 and have been in operation in the U.S. since 1977. Ou...
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...
New Orleans, LA
LOOKING FOR A COMPANY THAT VALUES YOUR POTENTIAL? A job with AT&T as a Wire Technician can provide you with exactly that! Take advantage of our paid training and wide range of career possibilities. AT&T offers a competitive salary, company provided vehicles and tools and benefits that include medical, dental, paid vacation, and more! Our Wire Technicians work both inside and outside and are res...

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