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Phoenix, AZ Employment Information

Phoenix Employment Overview

The Phoenix job market has shown steady but slow improvement since 2013 and in 2014 has an unemployment rate of 5.6 percent, which is a little lower than the national average. Hiring has been concentrated in a variety of industries including hospitality, health services, education and financial services. Although there has been recovery in the job market, not all sectors have seen job gains. Some sectors that have lost jobs include local, state and federal government, manufacturing and construction. While the housing market is improving, it has not led the way in new home construction or higher home values.

Phoenix Job Market

Phoenix has a healthy tourism industry, which has led to a 4 percent increase in jobs in the leisure and hospitality industries. Many of the jobs available are at area restaurants and hotels. These jobs are generally part-time positions that offer few benefits with high turnover rates. Education jobs and health service jobs have seen a 4.3 percent increase in hiring over the last year. The financial sector of Phoenix has also seen a 4.3 percent increase in jobs, making it a viable area for employment opportunities.

Phoenix Employment Trends

In 2008, the Phoenix area faced high unemployment rates and mortgage foreclosures in the wake of the recession. The area was slow to recover all the jobs lost. Although the situation is slowly improving, the recovery is still slow in construction, which is vital to the area's economy. Since June 2013, the economy and job market in Phoenix has shown steady improvement in most sectors; depending on a person's skill set, they can find some excellent opportunities in the area.

Phoenix Cost of Living

The cost of living in Phoenix is very reasonable. It is 6 percent less than the national average and almost 8 percent less than the rest of the state. The cost of housing in the area is 15 percent less than the national average. Health care is the only area where the cost of living is higher than the national average.

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Phoenix, AZ
Performance Bicycle stores in the Phoenix Valley are NOW HIRING! Do you ride a bike? Can you change a flat tire? Are you eager to learn? Does getting a great deal on the best cycling brands interest you? If you answered yes to 3 or more of the above questions, Performance Bicycle might have an exciting and rewarding opportunity for you to work in the bicycle industry. Performance Bicycle, th...
Phoenix, AZ
Leading clinical diagnostic testing client seeks a NightShift Supervisor for a permanent opportunity. 2nd shift: Monday - Friday 4:00 pm - 1:00 am Candidate supervises laboratory support operations in thefront end/sample intake and processing area of the laboratory. Ensure that samples are scanned and/or manually enteredaccurately into the system and sent to the appropriate testing areas in ord...
Phoenix, AZ
Beef manufacturer is seek a 2nd shift Ground Beef Supervisor for its beef plant in the Phoenix AZ area. * 3+ years meat grinding, beef preferred * 1 years supervisor level experience in a beef plant * Bilingual Spanish a huge plus Company will assist with relocation expenses....
Phoenix, AZ
Registered Nurse - Emergency Room - Telemetry - Staff - ER - Tele Staff - Emergency Room - ER - Telemetry - Tele - Registered Nurse Staff Openings For Telemetry & Emergency Room Experienced RN's!! DAYS & Night Shifts $10K Relo Assistance Seeking candidates with a good attitude, willingness to take on challenges, & desire to grow For Immediate Interview Call Josh Zarella @ 800-995-2673 x1392 ...
DescriptionIN AN EFFORT TO PROVIDE A MORE HEALTHY, SAFE AND SATISFYING ENVIRONMENT TO OUR EMPLOYEES, INDIVIDUALS TO WHOM JOB OFFERS ARE EXTENDED MAY UNDERGO NICOTINE TESTING AS A PART OF THE PRE-EMPLOYMENT PROCESS. Produces quality ultrasound examinations which are used in medical diagnosis and interpreted by Radiologists/Physician and may include: abdominal, pelvic, OB/GYN, Vascular, Cardiac, sma...
Phoenix, AZ
Description IN AN EFFORT TO PROVIDE A MORE HEALTHY, SAFE AND SATISFYING ENVIRONMENT TO OUR EMPLOYEES, INDIVIDUALS TO WHOM JOB OFFERS ARE EXTENDED MAY UNDERGO NICOTINE TESTING AS A PART OF THE PRE-EMPLOYMENT PROCESS. The position will be responsible for producing financial and regulatory filings on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis as required. Reports will include continuous tracking of cont...
Phoenix, AZ
Description: Position Description: If you want to achieve more in your mission of health care, you have to be really smart about the business of health care. Challenge yourself, your peers and our industry by shaping what health care looks like and doing your life's best work.(sm) Use your Sharp Analytical Skills to help us support, compile and report key information! We are seeking a Report An...
Phoenix, AZ
Description: We'll put you in the driver's seat on vital projects that have strategic importance to our mission of helping people lead healthier lives. Yes, we share a mission that inspires. We need your organizational talents and business discipline to help fuel ours. It's the opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm) This position is responsible for participation in the development, impleme...
Phoenix, AZ
The Judge Group is seeking a degreed Plant Engineer for a large food manufacturing company located in Arizona. The Plant Engineer is responsible for maintaining the plant equipment and building in order to meet and exceed production requirements and to comply with all the governmental and regulatory agencies. The qualified individual must supervise building and equipment installations and repairs,...
Phoenix, AZ
Our client is a nationally recognized Salty Snack Manufacturer offering an excellent salary, bonus, benefit and relocation package. Our long standing relationship ensures your resume will be viewed by the hiring authority. IMMEDIATE NEED: TORTILLA CHIP PRODUCTION MANAGER Hands on Expert level experience required From cooking of raw corn to packing of finished chips Responsibilities: Lead and M...
Phoenix, AZ, 85001
Production Supervisor (FOOD, Beverage or PhramaMfg experience) Would like to be presented to more than one facility and have choices? When you apply with me, which is what FOODPRO will be able to offer you! About the Company Our client is a world-class global-leader consumer product manufacturer with 10+ manufacturing locations throughout the U.S. and Western Europe. They take great pride in t...
Phoenix, AZ, 85002
Client is Phoenix AZ is looking to hire 10 QA Testers but without solid Selenium experience NO resume will be looked at. No third party candidates. Only direct hires. Need someone who has experience of Selenium framework. Duration: 6 months. Start in 2 weeks....
Phoenix, AZ, 85034
Position: Seasonal Warehouse Location: Phoenix Pay $12.25 Hours: 2:00am-11:00am or long shift Schedule: Tuesday-Saturday OR Hours" 12:00pm-9:00pm or long shift Schedule: Sunday-Thursday Must Be Able to pass Government background and finger printing Required: Scanning experience, loading , unloading and lifting up to 75lbs and Steel Toe shoes. Expedite and route movement of incoming and o...
Phoenix, AZ, 85034
Business Travel Counselor Duration: 3months Location: Phoenix AZ USA 85034 No. Of Openings: 10 Job Description: · Must have SABRE or Apollo experience - (SABRE preferred) · Must have experience in one of these in the past two years. · Must have domestic and international booking experience · SHIFT: Mon-Fri Between 8am-8pm EST · Must be able to be flexible for hours · There is a change of...
Phoenix, AZ, 85040
IC Courier Drivers Needed We are currently seeking independent contractor drivers in the Phoenix, AZ metro and outlying areas. This is an Independent Contractor opportunity which requires the use of your own vehicle. In this opportunity you are responsible for all fuel costs, personal taxes, and other fees. (You will receive a 1099). We are a fast paced, deadline driven company that prides itsel...
Phoenix, AZ, 85013
Phoenix, AZ, 85013
Independent Contractor: Courier Drivers Needed COMPANY: IntelliQuick Delivery and Logistics We are currently seeking independent contractor drivers in the Phoenix, AZ metro and outlying areas. This is an Independent Contractor opportunity which requires the use of your own vehicle. In this opportunity you are responsible for all fuel costs, personal taxes, and other fees. (You will receive a 1...
Phoenix, AZ, 85019
SVS Group is currently looking to hire an Experienced Aerospace Quality Inspector to work on a 2nd Shift for one of our best Aerospace Clients here in Phoenix, AZ. We really need people that have experience with programming and operating an Automated C.M.M. using PC-DMIS software. You will be doing First Article, In-Process, and Final Inspection of Aerospace Parts. If you are interested and you ha...
Phoenix, AZ, 85016
Accounting Principals has a Payroll job available on a direct hire basis for a client located in Scottsdale, AZ. This position requires past experience processing high volume payroll, calculating payroll taxes, processing garnishments, and interacting with staff regarding payroll questions. The ideal candidate will have at least 3 years experience in payroll. Responsibilities and Requirements for...
Phoenix, AZ, 85016
Fantastic local Public Accounting Firm seeking an Auditor to join their growing team. The organization is offering a generous benefits plan, competitive salary, and a tremendous work-life balance as this position has ALMOST NO TRAVEL, which is a plus for auditors. The ideal candidate holds a combination of the following: ·2-7 years of experience in public accounting/audit ·Ability to take charg...

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