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: 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
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
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-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
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
Requirements Bose Corporation has earned a reputation as one of the largest and most technologically advanced audio companies in the world. Our product lines – which we market globally – include premium home entertainment products, professional sound reinforcement equipment, automotive sound systems and noise-reduction technology products. If you love music and would like to join a company that c...
Seattle, WA
KAG West -- Drive and Thrive -- Professional Driving that Fits Your Life KAG West, a highway subsidiary of the Kenan Advantage Group, is now seeking Class A CDL Truck Drivers in your area. We know tank truck drivers are an elite group of Professionals. The KAG companies believe that safe, qualified drivers are the most important part of our overall team operation. Come join our great family of d...
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...
Job Functions / Duties / Responsibilities : The Sales Technician Associate is the repair specialist and brand ambassador in their store for the FixIT repair program. The Technician leverages strong interpersonal skills and technical repair “know how” to enhance the store’s overall customer service experience and drive profitable sales. In addition to diagnosing and repairing “out of warranty” mob...
Seattle, WA
Description Overview: The Flex 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, then this may be the opp...
Seattle, WA
Description Overview: As a Retail Door Guard, you will deter theft and maintain a safe business environment. This position leads to a Loss Prevention Detective position. Key Accountabilities: Communicate suspicious activity to Security Monitor customer traffic entering and exiting the store Skills Summary: Prior retail security experience preferred Ability to adapt to possible stressful si...
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 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 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. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Complete all processing and receiving activities in accordance with productivity standard...
Seattle, WA
Registerd Nurse - RN - Operating Room - OR - OR RN Operating Room - OR RN - OR - RN - Registered Nurse Seattle, WA Area "Named One Of The 10 Best Cities For The Next Decade" by Kiplinger Looking for Operating Room RN's: Inpatient & Outpatient Multiple Shifts Available $50k - $105k DOE Multiple surgical service lines including: Inpatient multi-specialty surgery (General, Robotics, Uro, GYN,...
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...
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...
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...

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