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Omaha, Nebraska Overview

Known as the "Gateway to the West," Omaha, Nebraska is home to more than 434,000 people, five Fortune 500 companies, five Fortune 1000 companies and 11 colleges and universities. Omaha is neither too big nor too small, and its diversified economy makes it a great place to live and work. In fact, Forbes ranked Omaha 25th on its list of the best cities for business and careers in the country. The city abounds with quaint historic structures and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The downtown area is also ideal for walking, with the streets peppered with restaurants, pubs and shops.

According to Forbes, the cost of living in Omaha is 6.5 percent below the national average. The median home price is $144,500, and the median household income is $55,057. In the last year, the average household income for Omahans dropped by 0.2 percent.

Omaha Job Opportunities

Government, health care, finance, and retail are the four largest drivers of jobs in Omaha, NE. The top employer in the city is the University of Nebraska Medical Center, which employs 10,600 employees in various health care jobs in Omaha. Offutt Air Force Base is the second largest employer in Omaha, employing almost 10,000 people. Next is Alegent Creighton Health, which employs more than 9,700 people as physicians, nurses and in other medical and administrative capacities. The Omaha Public School system also employs almost 8,000 people in a number of education jobs in Omaha.

Major employer for Omaha jobs in the financial sector include First Data Corp. and First National of Nebraska, each of which employs between 2,500 and 5,000 people, according to the Omaha Chamber of Commerce. In the retail sector, Walmart and Hy-Vee grocery stores contribute the most Omaha, NE jobs, with each chain employing between 2,500 and 5,000 people.

Omaha Employment Trends

As of July 2014, Omaha had an unemployment rate of 4.4 percent, which is lower than the national average of 5.9 percent but higher than the Nebraska average of 3.6 percent. Those seeking Omaha jobs may choose to expand their searches to surrounding cities that have lower unemployment rates. For example, candidates might look for jobs in Bellevue, which has a four percent unemployment rate. Last year, Omaha saw job growth of 1.4 percent and is expected to experience job growth of 2.8 percent this year. Forbes ranks the city 55th on its list of the best cities for job growth in the U.S.

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POSITION TITLE: ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT: COMMERCIAL LINES CLASSIFICATION: EXEMPT EXPECTATIONS: TO PROVIDE PROMPT, ACCURATE, COURTEOUS SERVICE TO ALL COMMERICAL LINES CLIENTS THROUGH CLOSE INTERACTION WITH SERVICE TEAM MEMBERS, PRODUCERS, INSURANCE CARRIER PERSONNEL AND OTHER STAFF IN ACCORDANCE WITH COMPANY WORKFLOWS, PROCEDURES AND SERVICE STANDARDS. TO PROVIDE, WITH A POSITIVE ATTITUDE...
Lifestyle Publications is seeking highly motivated, sales background individuals to launch and run their own businesses within their local community. This is a chance for you to own, run and grow your own business as a Sales Director. Our Sales Directors receive full support and training. Our business model requires no need for knowledge within the publishing industry but would require strong sa...
Omaha, NE
Position Description Summary Assesses and evaluates the health status of resident / patient and provides care and treatment in accordance with physician orders and standards of practice. Essential Duties & Responsibilities Assesses patients by physical examination including pertinent diagnostic testing to determine health status. Administers medications and treatments. Participates in the ca...
Omaha, NE
Position Description Summary Assists the Resident Care Management Director (RCMD) with the timely and accurate completion of both the RAI and Care Management process from admission to discharge in accordance to Company P&Ps, MPGs, State and Federal guidelines, and all other entities as appropriate (e.g., Minimum Data Set, discharge and re-entry tracking forms, etc.). With direction from the RCMD...
Omaha, NE
Position Description Summary A licensed practical nurse (LPN) [referred to as LVN - Licensed Vocational Nurse - in some states] provides care and treatment in accordance with physician orders. Works in a team environment and within scope of practice as defined by State. The LPN / LVN works under the direction of physicians and registered nurses (RNs). Essential Duties & Responsibilities Assess...
Founded in 1997, Blue Sky Satellite is DISH Network’s leading Regional Service Provider with twelve offices in the Midwest region. All of our Technicians are professionally trained and receive frequent education on new products and services from DISH Network. Blue Sky Satellite takes pride in providing world class service to our customers and our focus is to provide our Technicians with the traini...
Omaha, NE
CAPITAL PROJECT ENGINEER MANAGER in Corporate Engineering Department, Omaha, NE Company: This company is a cooperatively-owned agribusiness engaged in procuring, processing, marketing and transporting of oilseeds, grains and related products. They are the largest cooperative soybean processing company in the world and a leading supplier of soybean meal and refined vegetable oils. They operate ni...
“Pro Advantage caters to me as a businesswoman. I get better prices and better shipping.” – Jill Baron Our print reseller program saves Jill time and money on her business’s printing and shipping – and it can do the same for you. Sign up to get discounts on everything you order, including shipping, and then resell products at your own prices. All products and packages are unbranded and can be del...
Omaha, NE
About EMSI: Examination Management Services, Inc. (EMSI) provides medical information, risk management and investigative services to the insurance, legal, clinical, and business communities. We empower our customers with accurate, comprehensive information to make informed, reliable business decisions. We work collaboratively with our clients to develop strategies that increase profits, enhance p...
Omaha, NE, 68106
ZEE Company is a member company of The Vincit Group is seeking a full-time Product Field Engineer for our Food and Beverage Division in the Midwest. The Vincit Group is a single source provider with a network of nine member companies that deliver maximum efficiency through the vertical integration of chemical services, contract management, as well as automation and engineering solutions. The Vinci...
Award-winning safety record, great time off options, higher pay. Call Us Today! 1-866-880-1693 ü Pay for up to 10 years of verified experience ü Practical mileage pay ü Regularly scheduled pay increases ü Detention pay after 1 hour ü APU’s and Elogs in all OTR trucks ü Home EVERY WEEKEND available in many areas ü Full benefits Opportunities include: National OTR – Regional - Local Compa...
***Local store in need of a Part-Time PARTS SPECIALIST*** O'Reilly has a combined total of over 68,000 team members at more than 4,300 stores in 42 states. This dedicated group of parts professionals, along with 26 distribution centers and over 9,000 delivery vehicles, ensures that a wide variety of products are in stock and readily available to both retail and wholesale customers at everyday low...
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Omaha, NE, 68124
POSITION PURPOSE: This position contributes to the mission of this Specialty Hospital by the inclusion of technical duties that support the plan of care developed and implemented for the surgical patient. The position contributes to the department goals through the provision of quality services. NATURE AND SCOPE: The Surgical Technician II reports to the CNO and/or designee works collaborativel...
Omaha, NE, 68124
POSITION OBJECTIVE: Accountable for the provision of nursing care in the assigned intra-operative areas of the surgery center. Ensure patient needs are met in accordance with instructions of physician and facility administrative procedures. Participates in various quality activities as appropriate and as directed by the Charge Nurse Operating Room, Director of Nursing, Medical Director and/or the ...
Omaha, NE, 68127
Perfection Servo (a SunSource company) specializes in the repair of hydraulic and electronic components. Since 1979, we have provided superior service to domestic and international manufacturers from every industry imaginable. The growth and success of Perfection is due to the partnership that forms between our customers and employees, and at the core is trust. We understand the importance of the ...
A Career with Us Will Provide You with: · A marketing plan we help you customize to build your brand effectively · A comprehensive training program focused on people and marketing strategy · Financial support during your early years to help you build your business · Compete with our elite and score trips to awesome places like Hawaii, Beijing and Münich, Germany Realize Your Potential Being ...
Omaha, NE, 68154
You?ve invested time and hard work to get where you are, and you want to work alongside people who?ve done the same and will motivate you to be better every day. You are looking to be challenged and grow professionally, and you need to be valued and recognized for your contributions. If this is you, Sirius is for you. Sirius helps companies become more competitive by taking advantage of technolog...
Omaha, NE, 68154
Farmers Insurance is the 3rd largest writer of property and casualty insurance in the country. We have an immediate opening for an agent position in the Omaha/Greater Omaha area. An ideal agent is a business-minded individual with a strong desire for personal growth, career fulfillment and financial security. Farmers Insurance specializes in property and casualty, life and financial products. Age...

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