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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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 ...
Saint-Gobain, the world leader in the habitat and construction markets, designs, manufactures and distributes building materials, providing innovative solutions to meet growing demand in emerging economies, for energy efficiency and for environmental protection. Saint-Gobain is a welcoming, solid, open-minded company that offers long-term career opportunities. Job Goals: Saint-Gobain Performance...
Seattle, WA
AT&T: So Much More of What You Work For Looking for an opportunity where you can put your energy and enthusiasm to work to create unlimited earning potential? Of course you are. How about a chance to learn, grow and advance with the number one wireless company in America? Even better. We're AT&T, and the only thing we enjoy more than pioneering and selling the latest devices is helping people...
Saint-Gobain, the world leader in the habitat and construction markets, designs, manufactures and distributes building materials, providing innovative solutions to meet growing demand in emerging economies, for energy efficiency and for environmental protection. Saint-Gobain is a welcoming, solid, open-minded company that offers long-term career opportunities. About CertainTeed Through the respo...
Seattle, WA
We are hiring Full Time Retail Sales Consultants! Find out what it's like to work in an industry that's not about to slow down- with a company that has a legacy of successful innovation. Start with the paycheck: Base plus commission. Our current full-time Retail Sales Consultants earn an average of $47,175.00 in total compensation in the first year when successfully meeting or exceeding sales goa...
Seattle, WA
AT&T: So Much More of What You Work For Looking for an opportunity where you can put your energy and enthusiasm to work to create unlimited earning potential? Of course you are. How about a chance to learn, grow and advance with the number one wireless company in America? Even better. We're AT&T, and the only thing we enjoy more than pioneering and selling the latest devices is helping people...
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
Company History Started in 1975 in Spain, ZARA today is an internationally known fashion retailer represented in over 88 countries around the world. Our company requires professionalism, imagination, high energy and team spirit. ZARA will give you the means to excel. ZARA will put you into the heart of the action and the heart of its growth. JOB DESCRIPTION: STOCKROOM MANAGER As a Zara Stockroo...
Johnson & Johnson companies are equal opportunity employers. Senior Health System Manager - Cardiovascular & Metabolism (CVM), (Seattle, WA SOUTH) - Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.-0871140730 Description Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a member of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies, is recruiting for a Senior Health System Manager, Cardiovascular & Metabolism (CVM) Sales Force for the Seattle...
Seattle, WA
Talk about value...T.J. Maxx is where you'll find it. T.J. Maxx, together with Marshalls, forms the Marmaxx Group, the largest off-price retailer of apparel and home fashions in the U.S. T.J. Maxx offers brand name family apparel, giftware, home fashions, women’s shoes, and lingerie, and emphasizes accessories and fine jewelry, at prices 20% - 60% below department and specialty store regular price...
Saint-Gobain, the world leader in the habitat and construction markets, designs, manufactures and distributes building materials, providing innovative solutions to meet growing demand in emerging economies, for energy efficiency and for environmental protection. Saint-Gobain is a welcoming, solid, open-minded company that offers long-term career opportunities. About CertainTeed Through the respo...
Job Description: Symmetry Financial Group is seeking motivated, career-minded individuals to join our team, helping American families protect their homes. We are currently looking for representatives ranging from entry level to experienced professionals seeking a different, more rewarding career and lifestyle. Representatives are responsible for meeting with and serving families that have reques...
Seattle, WA
The Kindle Enterprise team is making it easy for organizations to move from physical books to eBooks. Organizations can easily manage groups of users, shop and send content to those users. The team is growing fast to deliver the capabilities and scale that organizations need to accelerate their use of eBooks, eDocuments, apps and more. Bring your love of delivering great new features and products...
Seattle, WA
Strong Unix / Linux background Experience with Configuration Management Tools ie: Puppet, Ansible, Chef Experience with Perl, C, or Shell scripting Be able to bring new ideas and innovation to the table The Unix/Linux System Administrator's role is to operate and tune the unix/linux/solaris system, and related components to insure high levels of availability and security of the supported busin...
Seattle, WA
Description PPG Industries’ vision is to continue to be the world’s leading coatings and specialty products company. Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. Founded in 1883, PPG has global headquarter...
Seattle, WA
Description PPG Industries’ vision is to continue to be the world’s leading coatings and specialty products company. Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. Founded in 1883, PPG has global headquarter...
Seattle, WA
Amazon.com is seeking an energetic, bright, and motivated individual with a history of high performance to support our Search and Discovery organization. This is a high impact, high visibility position with the ability to help Amazon as we strive to be the most customer-centric shopping destination for consumers worldwide. This exciting role requires superior attention to detail, great organizati...
Regional Sales – Seeking Software Sales Reps / Target Financial Institutions Resumes to ***** If you are a top ranked business to business representative (solid 3-5 years at most recent position) with strong documentation of over achievement (payroll sales, facility sales, uniform sales, copier sales, merchant / bank sales) and seeking a career that you will earn over $200,000 by ...
Seattle, WA
Marshalls, shop on: Opportunity is in store for you! Marshalls, together with T.J. Maxx, forms The Marmaxx Group, the largest off-price retailer of apparel and home fashions in the U.S. At Marshalls, our growth is creating exciting opportunities for motivated professionals every day. Here, you'll find professional advancement, individual recognition and even time for a life outside of work! Marsha...
Seattle, WA
Responsibilities About Verizon Wireless We believe in the power of technology to solve just about anything. And we've put our sharpest minds to the task. Whatever your passion and expertise, when you join VZW, you'll find a sales team determined to change the world and empower our customers to do the same!. You'll tackle challenges that will continually spark your intellect, fuel your passion an...

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