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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
Rainbow USA is recognized as one of the fastest growing junior, kids, plus, and petite, specialty apparel retail chains and has grown to over 1,000 retail stores! We have multiple retail lines that pride themselves on their impeccable customer service, strong customer loyalty, and fashion forward apparel. The company has been privately held and debt free since 1935. Since 1980 Rainbow has grown fr...
New Orleans, LA
Our growing global chemical manufacturing Client is seeking a Human Resources Leader to provide the organizational vision that would navigate the Company through an unprecedented growth period. The Executive will build high performance teams and partner with senior management and multiple plant sites. The Candidate must have a demonstrated success record of aligning HR initiatives with overall bus...
New Orleans, LA
Job Description: Symmetry Financial Group is seeking motivated, career-minded individuals to join our team, helping American families protect their homes. We are currently looking for representatives ranging from entry level to experienced professionals seeking a different, more rewarding career and lifestyle. Representatives are responsible for meeting with and serving families that have reques...
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We are a well-known casual dining concept seeking a multi-unit director with a proven track record and stable work history. This individual has the responsibility for overseeing the people, processes and operations of 4-6 restaurant locations. This position drives excellence in day-to-day operations of all company owned restaurants in the market; trains, coaches, supports managers; plans and sets ...
New Orleans, LA
Reports To Store Manager General Purpose The primary responsibility of a Senior Assistant Manager is to assist the Store Manager in providing leadership and managing all processes of store operations to maximize store sales and profits. This position requires initiative, creativity and the ability to exercise independent judgment. This position is considered a developmental position, in prepar...
New orleans, LA
Senior Healthcare Sales with Daily Preset Appointments and Exclusive Territories Buffett Senior Healthcare Corp. has immediate sales positions in our Exclusive Territory Preset Appointment Division (ETPAD). These sales positions in are specifically reserved for individuals with backgrounds involving one or more of the following: - Entrepreneurs, Coaches/Athletes, Teachers, Preachers/Pastors, & A...
Trulite Glass and Aluminum Solutions is one of North America's largest architectural glass & aluminum fabricators and distributors, with many locations nationwide. We are currently seeking a CDL Driver located at our Plant in New Orleans, LA. Our company offers a great opportunity to grow your career and be home most nights and every weekend. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the foll...
PremiumAudit.com, is a leading provider of insurance premiumaudits and we are looking to add professionals to our team. With more than 40 years of experience, we take pride in the quality of our product and we take care of our employees. This is a full-time position traveling within a specified territory, completing on-site premium audits. You will be examining payroll records, state and federal ...
Trulite Glass and Aluminum Solutions is one of North America's largest architectural glass & aluminum fabricators and distributors, with many locations nationwide. We are currently seeking a Customer Service Representative/Estimator at our New Orleans location. The job would include, but is not limited to: maintaining customer relations by assuring customer deliveries and issues are resolved. Rec...
New Orleans, LA
Utilities 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 ov...
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
NCCCO Certified Crane Operators needed asap for New Orleans & Baton Rouge areas - Pay up to $30/hr Requirements: -Must present NCCCO Certification Copy -Must pass pre-employment DOT drug screen -Must pass DOT Physical or already have a recent physical completed -Experience on Friction Crane with clam bucket preferred Tasks: Determine load weights and check them against lifting capacities t...
New Orleans, LA
H2 Performance Consulting is subject to the Vietnam Era Veteran's Readjustment Assistance Act as a Federal Contractor. As such we strive to reach out and provide employment opportunities to our Veterans through a variety of sources and to build a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. A...
Description Under broad direction, oversee and perform advanced systems installation, operation, integration, and troubleshooting in order to maintain optimum information technology system operations. Design and oversee upgrades and new installs of information technology systems and services ensuring coordination with Cyber Security Specialist. Perform Tier III upgrades of networking systems, inf...
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...
New Orleans, LA
Job Title: Teleport Engineer, Americas Reports To: Director of NOC, Americas Location: New Orleans, LA JOB DESCRIPTION: The Teleport Engineer, Americas is responsible for ensuring all aspects of availability, performance, operability and quality of the Teleport and RF Infrastructure. The Teleport Engineer will be responsible for the ongoing performance and reliability of the Teleport and Infra...
New Orleans, LA
Job Title: Senior Network/IP Engineer Reports To: VP Operations, Americas Location: Houston, TX or New Orleans, LA JOB DESCRIPTION: As Senior Network/IP Engineer, the qualified candidate will be responsible for the design and implementation of core network architecture and infrastructure. They will also work in the development of highly customized network designs in support of remote VSAT comm...
New Orleans, LA
Job Title: Project Manager, Americas Reports To: VP Operations, Americas Location: New Orleans, LA or Houston, TX JOB DESCRIPTION: As Project Manager, Americas, the qualified candidate will be responsible for leading the project delivery and execution in the installation of remote VSAT communications systems and services we provide to our customers in the Energy, Mining, and Maritime industrie...
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
Technician-Nail We make stories like this possible every day. Whether we're helping a budding chef create a favorite meal, or an anxious dad find a camera full of memories, we're proud to welcome our guests to a home away from home. Because at The Ritz-Carlton, we never forget that we are creating guests for life. The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans, located at 921 Canal St, New Orleans, LA, 70112 cur...

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