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New Orleans, Louisiana Overview

New Orleans is the largest city in Louisiana and a bustling coastal port famous for its vibrant festivals, fiery cuisine and jazz music. It was founded in 1718 by the French Mississippi Company and named for the Regent of France at the time, Philippe d’Orleans. Even today, the French people influence the culture of New Orleans, which boasts French Creole architecture and food.

Living in New Orleans is relatively affordable by American standards, with a cost of living just 2.8 percent above the national average. The median home price in New Orleans sits at $164,100, while the median household income is $46,804.

New Orleans Job Opportunities

New Orleans’ colorful festivals, like the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival and Mardi Gras, encourage more than nine million tourists to visit every year. A steady stream of visitor arrivals, even outside of festival times, means that there are plenty of hospitality and tourism jobs in New Orleans.

Advanced manufacturing is also driving the New Orleans economy. Aerospace, shipbuilding, military and engineering jobs in New Orleans are common thanks to this growing industry which employs approximately 2,500 people in Orleans Parish. This is largely due to Michoud Assembly Facility, a NASA-owned site that’s home to a range of tenants including the Boeing Company, Lockheed Martin, Blade Dynamics, British Petroleum, the United States Department of Agriculture and the National Center for Advanced Manufacturing.

Louisiana is America’s energy center, producing more crude oil than any other state and second in natural gas production. The Greater New Orleans region is considered the heart of the state’s energy efforts. Entergy is the largest New Orleans’ company in the sector, employing more than 13,800 locals. Expansion efforts worth $6.4 billion over the next two to three years will create even more jobs in the area’s refineries and petrochemical plants. In 2007, New Orleans earned the title of Solar America City. Its commitment to renewable energy, including solar power, provides further jobs in New Orleans, LA, in the energy industry.

New Orleans Employment Trends

New Orleans has an unemployment rate of 4.8 percent, far less than the national average of 6.3 percent and comparable to the 4.6 percent unemployment rate of the state capital, Baton Rouge. In the last 12 months, impressive growth of two percent was achieved by New Orleans jobs. This makes it the 37th best city in the country for job growth, according to Forbes.com. Professional opportunities for New Orleans jobs are expected to grow by 1.6 percent annually in the coming years.

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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
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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Company Information: Friendly atmosphere, supportive staff, great benefits including insurance and profit sharing. Job Purpose: Develop new customer accounts and continue to service existing customers in the Metro New Orleans area. Duties: Identify potential customer accounts. Schedule appointments, make initial presentations, learn customers' needs. Research new products and services, moni...
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...
New Orleans, LA
Talascend is currently seeking a Senior Electrical Designer for a contract opportunity located in New Orleans, Louisiana. OVERVIEW: This position involves the development, design and drafting of 3D CAD based electrical drawings for the energy, oil, gas and petrochemical industry projects. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: Under general direction of a Lead Electrical Designer, provide AutoCAD drafting ...
New Orleans, LA
Talascend is currently seeking a Senior Electrical Substation Designer for a contract opportunity located in New Orleans, Louisiana. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: All aspects of substation design execution, design deliverables and procurement. Layout or plan, materials and procedures that are essential in order to implement an electrical system. Applies knowledge on electrical systems to prepare w...
New Orleans, LA
We are expanding our team to respond to sustainable increases in business volumes throughout the US. We are looking for career-oriented professionals to join our organization! Are you looking for a company that will provide training and advancement in your career plus many more generous benefits? Well look no further! Cunningham Lindsey is looking to hire a Multi Line Insurance Claims Adjuster in...
Automation Engineer – Garyville, LA area Do you enjoy spearheading new automation projects? Would you like to be a mentor to Controls Technicians? Are you a results-oriented person? If you play to win and are committed to excellence, then you would be a great fit for this Automation Engineer Position! Responsibilities – Automation Engineer Troubleshoot and program plant automation Program and ...
NEW ORLEANS, LA
Find the Career You Deserve, and help Hardworking People Get the Quality Home Merchandise They Deserve! Join Rent-A-Center, America's #1 Rent-to-Own Company. For over 20 years, Rent-A-Center has meant opportunity for millions: Opportunity for our customers who are able to enjoy access to the best in brand-name furniture, electronics, appliances and home computers; Opportunity for our more than 1...
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...
New Orleans, LA
Sales & Marketing Account Executive Successful and growing leader in the field of Guide Book & Directory Publishing is seeking an additional Account Executive to sell & market direct mail advertising. Guide Book Publishing, founded in 1991, is an industry leader in publications serving the communications needs of churches of all denominations. GBP is a dynamic growth orientated company. Our cust...
New Orleans, LA
Start building your career and future now! Mac Tools was founded in 1938 in Sabina, OH. Today, Mac Tools is an international business with Distributors and Franchisees in the United States, Canada, Europe and Japan and is part of Stanley Black & Decker, Inc., a brand synonymous with quality and impeccable customer service. Today, Mac Tools has a product line in excess of 42,000 items, and still ...
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
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: 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...
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: 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
Fit is assisting a growing logistics company in their search for an experienced Terminal Manager with intermodal experience to add to their operation in New Orleans, LA. Applicants must have a minimum of 5 years of experience with a bachelor's degree or equivalent working experience. Duties include: Strategic plan, execute and review the outcome from terminal to meet or exceed company goals Cre...
New Orleans, LA, 70195
Job ID: 4730 Position Description: Outside Sales - New Orleans – Industrial Sales Chem-Aqua is established, yet growing and we are seeking top-tier talent to support our growth strategy. We offer an unparalleled training program, uncapped income potential, and a culture that recognizes results, yet embraces the importance of work/life balance. The Water Treatment Consultant, is an outside sale...

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