Jobs in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - Page 7

Philadelphia, PA Employment Information

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Overview

As the nation's original capital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is rich in history spanning more than three centuries. About 1.5 million people live in the city itself, making it the country's fifth largest city by population, and more than four million live in the metropolitan area. The city of Philadelphia makes up the entirety of Philadelphia County. The city is home to four Fortune 500 companies, and more than a dozen colleges and universities, including five medical schools and three major research institutions.

Philadelphia Cost of Living

If you're looking for jobs in Philadelphia, you might be surprised at the cost of living. For a city as large as Philadelphia, the cost of living is only 0.6 percent above the national average. Philadelphia has the sixth largest public transportation system in the country, which cuts down or eliminates the cost of owning and maintaining a car. The median household income, according to Forbes, is $60,636, and the median house price is $226,100.

Philadelphia Job Opportunities

Philadelphia's largest employers are mainly universities and healthcare facilities. The largest employer for Philadelphia jobs is Jefferson Health System Inc., with 18,740 employees. The University of Pennsylvania Health System comes in at number three on the list; it has nearly 15,000 employees. Philadelphia isn't the only place in the area to find healthcare jobs. Bryn Mawr, PA, is home to Main Line Health, a healthcare facility with more than 10,000 employees. Check Bryn Mawr jobs, too, if you're looking for healthcare jobs in the Philadelphia, PA, area.

The University of Pennsylvania is the second largest employer for Philadelphia, PA jobs, with 16,160 employees. Temple University and Drexel University are also on Philadelphia's list of top ten employers, with 14,000 and 9,829 employees respectively. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics lists Education and Health Services as the Philadelphia industry with the largest number of employees. More than 200,000 people in the metropolitan area work in this industry.

The telecommunications industry in Philadelphia is substantial. Comcast, one of Philadelphia's four Fortune 500 companies, employs 12,858 people. Verizon has multiple locations in or near the metropolitan area, providing many jobs in Philadelphia, PA. Telecommunications and technology offer job seekers many options for Philadelphia jobs, from engineering to management to installation. Look for telecommunications jobs, and find a new way to use your skills.

Philadelphia Employment Trends

Forbes lists Philadelphia as number 84 on their list of Best Places for Business and Careers. The city's unemployment rate is 8.3 percent as of July 2014, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics. 2013 saw 0.8 percent job growth. Projected annual job growth is 1.9 percent.

RSS

1000+ Philadelphia, Pennsylvania jobs found on Monster.

Jobs 121 to 140 of 26731
Philadelphia, PA
A Career with a Purpose: The Financial Advisor/Financial Representative Opportunity You’ll have the unique opportunity to create your own destiny and potentially have a life-long impact on the lives of your clients, families and your community. Northwestern Mutual offers a personalized approach to uncovering financial solutions tailored to each client's individual needs. Your goal is to discover ...
PHILADELPHIA, PA
How's your Quality of Life? · Are you looking for a job or a real career? · Do you worry about getting laid off? · Are benefits, 401k & paid time off programs important to you? · Would you like to be rewarded for working hard? Maybe it's time to think about joining the Rent-A-Center team because we're in the Quality of Life business! We help improve the Quality of Life of our million custome...
PHILADELPHIA, PA
How's your Quality of Life? · Are you looking for a job or a real career? · Do you worry about getting laid off? · Are benefits, 401k & paid time off programs important to you? · Would you like to be rewarded for working hard? Maybe it's time to think about joining the Rent-A-Center team because we're in the Quality of Life business! We help improve the Quality of Life of our million custome...
Philadelphia, PA
Medical Device Sales – Orthopedics Resumes to: ***** Seeking Top Ranked, Well Documented Medical Device Reps Background in Medical Device: Spineor Orthopedics. Our Medical Device Client has some of the leading products used in neurology, regenerative medicine and orthopedic surgery. This position involves presentation to surgeons as well as being in the OR, but NO on call/beeper...
Philadelphia, PA
GENERAL MANAGERS Become a proud leader running a business dedicated to the community and the customer experience. With over 6,600 locations, Wendy's is one of the largest quick-service restaurant chains in the world. If business - on a big scale - is what motivates you, Wendy's is the place to be. As a General Manager at Wendy's, you'll enjoy: A competitive salary, bonus and generous benefits i...
Philadelphia, PA
Administrative Assistant Mid-size engineering firm with headquarters in So. Jersey is seeking a full time Administrative Assistant to support its Philadelphia office 1 block from 30th street station. You MUST meet the MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS to be considered for this position. Please send resume along with Salary History. (Resumes without salary history will not be considered). MINIMUM QUALIFI...
Philadelphia, PA
POSITION SUMMARY: The Managed Account and Mutual Fund Consultant will be responsible for providing day-to-day marketing and service related support to Financial Advisors (FAs) regarding managed accounts and mutual funds. The Consultant will be domiciled in the home office. This position will be the initial point of contact for FAs, vendors and other Janney personnel. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONS...
Philadelphia, PA
Pennoni Associates, a leading engineering and design consulting firm is seeking a Design Technology Specialist to work in our Philadelphia Corporate office. The Design Technology Specialist is responsible for the resolution of helpdesk requests related to the installation, configuration, maintenance and use of our design, engineering, and content management software and systems companywide. Respo...
Philadelphia, PA
Job Description : Position: Manager, Visual Job Purpose: The Visual Manager helps oversee window displays, weekly mannequin updates, and seasonal displays; trains staff on current trends and fashion; and sensors previous weeks’ outfits. Deliverables:  Drives sales by managing the execution of visual display through effective planning, prioritization, and communication. Leads team to identif...
Philadelphia, PA
Job Description : Position: Manager, Visual Job Purpose: The Visual Manager helps oversee window displays, weekly mannequin updates, and seasonal displays; trains staff on current trends and fashion; and sensors previous weeks’ outfits. Deliverables:  Drives sales by managing the execution of visual display through effective planning, prioritization, and communication. Leads team to identif...
Philadelphia, PA
Job Description : Position: Lead, Stock Job Purpose: The Stock Lead supports the merchandising team by executing strategies that consistently meet and exceed company-defined best practices and standards in the product placement, presentation and facilities work centers. This Lead ensures a seamless customer experience that models the company’s friendly, available, and quick standards and drives...
Philadelphia, PA
Job Description : Position: Lead, Merchandising Job Purpose: The Merchandising Lead assists the merchandising team in overseeing the processing and placement of merchandise. The Merchandise Lead ensures that all merchandise is aesthetically pleasing and set according to brand standards and guidelines. Deliverables  Trains, coaches and directs Associates on merchandise handling, shipment proc...
Philadelphia, PA
Job Description : Position: Lead, Merchandising Job Purpose: The Merchandising Lead assists the merchandising team in overseeing the processing and placement of merchandise. The Merchandise Lead ensures that all merchandise is aesthetically pleasing and set according to brand standards and guidelines. Deliverables  Trains, coaches and directs Associates on merchandise handling, shipment proc...
Philadelphia, PA
Job Description : Position: Lead, Marketing & Pricing Job Purpose: The Marketing & Pricing Lead supports the ongoing pricing and promotional integrity of the store. By overseeing markdowns, signing, and marketing, the Marketing & Pricing Lead drives sales and profitability by promoting our products and creating memorable shopping experiences for our customers. Deliverables  Executes the stor...
Philadelphia, PA
Job Description : Position: Lead, Service Job Purpose: The Service Lead oversees and ensures service, checkout, fitting room, training, sales floor, cash handling and email capture are met in accordance with company-defined practices and processes. Deliverables  Actively participates in store walkthroughs with Store Manager and District Manager to ensure the consistency and quality of servic...
Philadelphia, PA
Job Description : Position: Lead of Accessories Department: Remote - Store Operations Reports to: Merchandising Manager FLSA Classification: Non-Exempt Direct Reports: No Location: Job Purpose: The Lead of Accessories assists the merchandising team in overseeing the processing and placement of accessories. The Lead of Accessories ensures that all merchandise is aesthetically pleasing and s...
Philadelphia, PA
City: Philadelphia State: Pennsylvania Postal/Zip Code: 19134 Allied Building Products, a division of Oldcastle, is a national independent distributor specializing in commercial & residential exterior and interior building materials with over 200 locations from Hawaii to Boston. The company was founded in 1950 as a small family-operated business focusing on the metro NY/NJ region and through ac...
Philadelphia, PA
Mattress By Appointmentis a rapidly growing company with over 100 locations in 40 states throughout the US. We are seeking a talented individual to run a local wholesale to the public dealership. The Candidate should have a previous successful business management and/or sales experience. Recession proof business Excellent career opportunity Flexible schedule Comprehensive training No cold c...
Philadelphia, PA
Our Philadelphia based client is actively seeking an experienced PE Fund Controller to join their finance team. Ideal candidates will have 7+ years of progressive alternatives fund accounting experience and their CPA is preferred but not required. In this role you will oversee the preparation of SEC regulatory fund filings as well as accounting activities related to the fund. Our client offers a c...
Philadelphia, PA
Join the Company voted by Inc. Magazine and ZweigWhite as one of the fastest-growing A/E/P & Environmental consulting firms! WATERMARK is seeking a qualified, motivated and creative professional to fill a key position within our quality-focused and growing Engineering - Construction - Operations Company. We offer excellent compensation packages and benefits, including medical, dental and vision i...

Get new jobs by email for this search
We'll keep looking and send you new jobs that match this search.
email me

Upload your resume and let employers find you!
It's that simple!

Popular Articles

Seven Part-Time Jobs with Full-Time Pay Article Rating
Want to earn a full-time salary while working only part time? Check out these seven jobs that pay more than $40,000 a year for a part-time workweek.
Six Part-Time Jobs Most Likely to Offer Health Insurance Article Rating
Want to work part time and enjoy employer-provided health coverage? Consider these part-time jobs that are most likely to come with medical benefits.
For Employers: Post Jobs | Search Resumes | Advertise
About Monster | Work for Monster | Advertise with Us | AdChoices | Partner with Us | Investor Relations | Social Media
Terms of Use | Privacy Center | Accessibility Center | Help | Security | Contact Us | Sitemap | Mobile
©2015 Monster - All Rights Reserved U.S. Patents No. 5,832,497; 7,599,930 B1; 7,827,125 and 7,836,060 MWW - Looking for Monster Cable? - V: 2015.1.0.4-210
eTrustLogo