Jobs in Seattle, Washington

Seattle, WA Employment Information


Seattle Overview


With Seattle’s real estate market and its diverse assortment of businesses now steadying, the Seattle job market and economy are expected to see solid recovery, creating an expanding array of jobs for the region’s nearly 1.9 million highly educated and entrepreneurial workers.

Seattle Job Opportunities


Seattle is home to manufacturing, maritime, life sciences, technology and healthcare companies, as well as a range of startups and established industrial organizations. National companies headquartered in Seattle include Amazon, Starbucks and Nordstrom. Microsoft, Costco and Boeing are based in outlying towns. The Port of Seattle is one of the area’s critical economic drivers, while the University of Washington is a key Seattle employer and launchpad for local innovative companies.

Trade, transportation and utilities is Seattle’s top employment sector, accounting for more than 18 percent of Seattle jobs. The next-largest employment sector, government, has been reporting recent declines, along with the financial-activities sector, construction and other services. Manufacturing; leisure and hospitality; education/health services; and trade, transportation and utilities have each reported strong percentage growth.

Seattle Employment Trends


Employment in Seattle has improved. The unemployment rate, which exceeded 10 percent for only a short time in early 2010, had fallen gradually to the 7-percent range by 2012. Seattle payrolls were positive in 2011 and even stronger in 2012. Online job postings have experienced positive growth over the past year and are nearing prerecession levels.

Moody’s Analytics forecasts jobs in Seattle to increase a solid 2 percent between Q2 2012 and Q2 2013, higher than the 1.3 percent growth expected in the US job supply in that time.
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Seattle, WA
Description Job Overview: The Receiving Associate is responsible for all functions related to the receipt and processing of merchandise entering and leaving the building as well as the upkeep of merchandise within the store and maintaining the stockroom. Performs other duties as assigned. The summary below may not include all the essential functions and qualifications for this position. For mor...
Seattle, WA
Description Job Overview: As a Retail Associate, you will be an integral part of bringing the magic of Macy's to life. Sales Associates provide outstanding customer service, meet hourly sales and Star Rewards goals on a personal and departmental basis, and demonstrate superior product knowledge to customers. To create a shopping experience that will make the customer feel welcome and comfortable...
Seattle, WA
Description Job Overview: The Receiving Associate is responsible for all functions related to the receipt and processing of merchandise entering and leaving the building as well as the upkeep of merchandise within the store and maintaining the stockroom. Performs other duties as assigned. The summary below may not include all the essential functions and qualifications for this position. For mor...
Seattle, WA
Job ID ENP-00004236 Emerson Company Liebert Services Country United States State/Province Washington City Seattle Publish Start Date Aug 6 2014 Job Level Experienced (Non-Manager) Job Description Liebert Services is hiring a commercial HVAC field service technician for the Seattle, WA service area. Candidates must live in withthin 35 miles of the Seattle or be willing to relocate there at ...
Seattle, WA
Job ID ENP-00000164 Emerson Company Electrical Reliability Services Country United States State/Province Washington, Missouri, Oregon, Utah, New Mexico, Colorado City Seattle Publish Start Date Jun 6 2011 Job Level Experienced (Non-Manager) Job Description Electrical Reliability Services (ERS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Emerson, is an industry leader in electrical testing, maintenance a...
Seattle, WA
Sr. Field Network Engineer Financial Systems Consultant D+H, formerly Compushare Location: Seattle, WA (or surrounding areas) D+H, formerly Compushare, is currently seeking a Professional, Experienced, Consultative Sr. Field Network Expert (Financial Systems Consultant) to provide hands-on, mid to advanced-level network technology support services at small to mid-sized financial services prov...
Seattle, WA
Job ID ENP-00004091 Emerson Company Liebert Services Country United States State/Province Washington City Seattle Publish Start Date Jun 30 2014 Job Level Experienced (Non-Manager) Job Description An Infrastructure Management Technician - IMT is a key to customer satisfaction and loyalty. This highly regarded position is responsible for installation, commissioning, scheduled and emergency ...
Seattle, WA
Description Macy's is now accepting and reviewing applications for an invitation to our nationwide two-day hiring event! Available positions will vary by location by may include regular, seasonal and flexible work team positions in both retail sales and retail stock. Our associates are an integral part of bringing the magic of Macy's to life, and they perform a number of functions that are crit...
Seattle, WA
Description Macy's is now accepting and reviewing applications for an invitation to our nationwide two-day hiring event! Available positions will vary by location by may include regular, seasonal and flexible work team positions in both retail sales and retail stock. Our associates are an integral part of bringing the magic of Macy's to life, and they perform a number of functions that are crit...
Seattle, WA
Description Macy's is now accepting and reviewing applications for an invitation to our nationwide two-day hiring event! Available positions will vary by location by may include regular, seasonal and flexible work team positions in both retail sales and retail stock. Our associates are an integral part of bringing the magic of Macy's to life, and they perform a number of functions that are crit...
Seattle, WA
Description Overview: As a Merchandise Team Manager, you will support My Macy's by directing the daily merchandise support functions for a multi-million dollar family of business. You will be directly responsible for the merchandising and signing teams. Primary focus is on making the departments, merchandise and floor customer-ready for business Key Accountabilities: Sales Drive and exceed sa...
Seattle, WA
Description Job Overview: The Fine Jewelry Associate is responsible for providing outstanding customer service, meeting hourly sales and Star Rewards goals on a personal and departmental basis, demonstrating superior product knowledge to customers, and creating a shopping experience that will make the customer feel welcome and comfortable during the holiday season. Additionally, the Fine Jewelry...
Seattle, WA
Description Overview: The Flex LP Detectives primary responsibility is to prevent the loss of company property while maintaining a safe business environment. Support stores efforts in providing the best customer service within a controlled environment so as to ensure maximum sales at the highest profit rate attainable. Under general supervision and established procedures, the LP Detective detect...
Seattle, WA
Description Overview: The Flex Team Retail Door Guard schedule is designed to allow Macy's to flex up staffing during key events and peak selling times, and allows you the flexibility to maintain your current responsibilities while earning extra money and enjoying a retail discount of up to 20%. If you have a flexible availability and think that you would enjoy a fast-paced retail environment, t...
Seattle, WA
Description Job Overview: As a Retail Associate, you will be an integral part of bringing the magic of Macy's to life. Sales Associates provide outstanding customer service, meet hourly sales and Star Rewards goals on a personal and departmental basis, and demonstrate superior product knowledge to customers. To create a shopping experience that will make the customer feel welcome and comfortable...
Seattle, WA
Description Job Overview: As a Retail Associate, you will be an integral part of bringing the magic of Macy's to life. Sales Associates provide outstanding customer service, meet hourly sales and Star Rewards goals on a personal and departmental basis, and demonstrate superior product knowledge to customers. To create a shopping experience that will make the customer feel welcome and comfortable...
Seattle, WA
Description Overview: The Food Sales Associates primary responsibility is to sell food items by using MAGIC selling and providing service using product knowledge and sampling. Perform other duties as assigned. Essential Functions: · Follows Food Division Standards and Best Practices · Demonstrate working knowledge of menu · Follow food safety standards and maintain work area and equipment in ...
SEATTLE, WA
CONTRACT PARALEGAL CORESTAFF Services is seeking a corporate paralegal to assist with subsidiary filings, company formations, minute book tracking and formation, and related corporate filings and management. This position is for a large internet retailor in downtown Seattle. Strong written and oral communication skills, good judgment, keen attention to detail, strong organizational skills, abilit...
We are seeking a Regional Account Manager to join our team in Seattle, WA. To the person selected we offer a base salary, monthly commission, generous car allowance, company benefits and a first year earnings opportunity of 70-90K. RESPONBILITIES: · Develop, update, maintain and execute an approved territory sales plan · Prepare and present LES proposals, presentations and RFP responses that po...
Seattle, WA
Want to work with one of the nation's fastest growing auto insurers? Not looking for a desk job? At GEICO, our Auto Damage Insurance Adjusters are the primary ambassadors of our renowned customer service and deliver on GEICO's promise "to be there." Through our industry-leading, paid training, you'll learn the ins and outs of automobile damage to prepare you to directly assist our customers after...

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