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Richmond, Virginia Overview

Virginia's capital, Richmond, has a population of roughly 214,000 people. The surrounding metropolitan area is home to more than 1.2 million. Two Fortune 500 companies have headquarters in Richmond, and both the US Court of Appeals and the Federal Reserve Bank have locations in Richmond. In the past 50 years the advertising industry has seen a boom in Richmond, and the city is now home to many advertising agencies.

Richmond Job Opportunities

Finance is one of Richmond's main industries, and the largest employer of Richmond jobs is Capital One Financial Corporation, with 11,309 full-time employees. SunTrust Bank and Wells Fargo employ 4,432 and 2,766 full-time people, respectively. Myriad smaller businesses provide financial services as well, so searches for jobs in Richmond, VA should not be restricted to large companies and banks only. Try nearby Mechanicsville jobs as well to expand your search of financial jobs.

Richmond also has a considerable manufacturing industry. The city hosts 450 manufacturing companies which produce a vast range of things, from paper to plastic to metals. The US Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that the manufacturing industry employs 32,500 people total in Richmond jobs. The wide array of products and companies makes manufacturing jobs a good place to start a job search for someone interested in distribution, machinery or project management.

Health services and bio-science make up a large range of Richmond, VA jobs in the health and science industries. The city has the Virginia BioTechnology Research Park within its borders, a huge area full of companies and research labs. 2,000 people are employed in the park, and companies like Pfizer and UNOS have spots there. The second largest employer is the VCU Health System, with 8,491 employees, and the third largest employer for jobs in Richmond is the HCA Virginia Health System with 7,051 full-time employees.

Richmond Employment Trends

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that as of August 2014, Richmond's unemployment rate is 6.1 percent. Richmond experienced 1.4 percent job growth in 2013, and is projected for 1.9 percent job growth in future. Forbes ranks Richmond on several lists. Richmond is number 51 on the list of Best Places for Business and Careers, number 72 in Job Growth, and number 81 in Cost of Doing Business.

Richmond Cost of Living

The cost of living in Richmond is 3.3 percent above the national average. The median household income is $53,578, and has remained consistent in the past year. The median home price is $229,800, according to Forbes, and went up 8.9 percent in 2013.

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APC has an immediate need for an Engineer I (Civil preferred) for our client's location in Richmond, VA. In this role the Engineer will be providing engineering support in designated company area, or specific engineering discipline. Performs engineering calculations, analysis, research and design. Under direction of supervisor or work leader, performs routine assignments designed to develop profe...
Richmond, VA, 23219
Petco is Now Hiring Pet Stylists for Richmond Area Locations! At Petco, we believe it is our duty to nurture the complete health and well-being of animals. We’re here to help pet parents navigate the ups and downs of pet parenthood. We offer more than just supplies and services – we offer ears to listen and shoulders to lean on. Our Petco family is made up of pet lovers who unselfishly put the ne...
Company Confidential Richmond, VA, 23219
Work closely with Talent Acquisition Coordinators and Recruitment Managers to ensure a smooth process for candidates from offer letter preparation through arrival at new location. The position involves offer letter preparation, pre-employment scheduling, start date confirmation, and ensuring that the employee is prepared for their first day at their new location. The is a long-term, indefinite opp...
Position # W0272 Closing Date - February 2, 2015 Exciting opportunity to join the Office of Behavioral Health (OBH) team. This position provides assistance to the Division of Integrated Care and Behavioral Health in monitoring the Behavioral Health Services Administrator (BHSA) contract, ensuring contract compliance and maintenance of a high performance level through verification and tracking of...
Richmond, VA, 23219
Qualifications •Requires at least 5 years full life cycle recruiting experience •Must be proficient and have a proven track record of sourcing, screening, cold calling, and presenting qualified, diverse candidates for professional, technical, and entry-level positions •Must have demonstrated experience working in a high volume hiring environment, primarily building relationships via the telepho...
Richmond, VA, 23219
Our Client is seeking seasoned expertise in SQL Server Database Administration to successfully assist and lead technology efforts to deliver their systems modernization. Initial focus areas will be in performance tuning, security, audit and archival strategy. This position is a one year contract with the possibility of extension. Proposed individuals must have significant experience in the practi...
Company Confidential RICHMOND, VA, 23219
Richmond, VA, 23219
Summary Provides basic cash receipt and payment services in accordance with financial institution procedures. Essential Duties and Responsibilities *Receives checks and cash for deposits to accounts, verifies amounts, examines checks for proper endorsement, and enters deposits into computer records. *Cashes checks and processes withdrawals; pays out money after verification of signatures and c...
We have a Richmond client who is seeking an “On Call” candidate to provide office assistance on an “as-needed” basis. The need will be when the staff employee is out of the office due to vacation, illness, etc. If you are only interested in providing work on an “as-needed” basis, please contact us immediately. Duties Include: Maintain copy stations with paper, toner, clear jams, etc... Place of...
Position #W0433 Closing Date: January 26, 2015 Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Division seeks technology professional to test and monitor all systems used in the eligibility determination and call center operations within the Cover Virginia central processing unit (CPU) and the GAP CPU. This position assists with system development changes, drafts system requirement documents, and reviews contra...
Richmond, VA, 23219
Job Description 10-12 years of expertise in providing solution strategy and lead discussions Expertise on Greenplum administration, Postgres, Oracle and building and maintaining Greenplum, Postgres, Oracle environment Expertise in administration and resolving performance issues on DVL Ability to work with different stakeholders Performance tuning of Oracle, Postgres and Greenplum databases B4-P...
Company Confidential Richmond, VA, 23219
Job summary Perform server hardware and OS support, Server Administration duties primarily for Linux, Solaris is optional. Perform script writing and disk space management. Provide technical support for software application developors, database administrators, and other support staff. General NAS/SAN administration knowledge is a plus. Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Experience Bachelor’s deg...
Richmond, VA, 23221
GREAT OPPORTUNITY! Looking for a career path that combines technical skills with a love of fashion? Grove Ave. Eye Center in Richmond, VA. is in need of an Optician( preferably licensed. Great earning potential! Full-time, Mon-Fri NO SATURDAY HOURS!! Interpretation of prescriptions written by ophthalmologists and optometrists Collection of eye measurements Helping clients select eyeglass and...
Richmond, VA, 23230
Job Purpose: Transports raw materials and commodities by determining modes of transportation and routing. Duties: * Directs transportation of raw materials and commodities by developing methods and procedures for transportation of raw materials to processing and production areas and commodities from departments to customers and warehouses. * Determines routing and method of transportation by s...
Richmond, VA, 23230
Entry-Level Technical Recruiter - Richmond UDig is a leading provider of technology consultants, project-critical teams and strategic outsourcing services. Since getting our start in 2001, we have grown from a select group of consultants based in Richmond, Virginia to a team of hundreds of technology experts deployed on challenging projects throughout the United States. UDig's consulting experti...
Richmond, VA, 23226
Looking for a job? Manpower can help! We are currently looking for top candidates interested in the following career fields: •Machine Operators •Production Associates ***To RSVP and schedule your interview time please call Aubrey at 757-873-2260 Extension 70335*** Recruitment at Richmond VEC Monday January 26, 2015 10am-2:00pm 3719 Saunders Ave Richmond, VA In order to participate: Crea...
Richmond, VA, 23226
SyCom values are centered on acting with integrity at all times, exhibiting a passion for serving our customers and displaying a strong work ethic while working effectively as a team. Our employees are committed to winning and to our company's success by: Providing outstanding and memorable service in everything we do Summary SyCom Small Business System Engineer associates provide installation,...
Richmond, VA, 23225
TruGreen® is the nation's largest and most comprehensive provider of lawn services. Headquartered in Memphis, TN, we have more than 245 branches throughout the country. Although we are national in reach and reliability, we have a small company feel as our highly trained professionals live and work in the communities they serve. As with our customers, we are committed to providing personalized att...
Richmond, VA, 23225
TruGreen® is the nation's largest and most comprehensive provider of lawn services. Headquartered in Memphis, TN, we have more than 245 branches throughout the country. Although we are national in reach and reliability, we have a small company feel as our highly trained professionals live and work in the communities they serve. As with our customers, we are committed to providing personalized att...
Richmond, VA, 23225
To learn more, contact Cheryl at (804) 977-7299 TruGreen® is the nation's largest and most comprehensive provider of lawn services. Headquartered in Memphis, TN, we have more than 245 branches throughout the country. Although we are national in reach and reliability, we have a small company feel as our highly trained professionals live and work in the communities they serve. As with our customer...

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