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Spokane, WA Employment Information

Spokane, Washington Overview

Spokane, Washington, was settled in 1871 and named after the Native American tribe that inhabited the area. Since then, the city has flourished economically and is a great place to work. Spokane is one of the largest cities in Washington and the cost of living is 1.9 percent below the national average. The unemployment rate is in line with the rest of the United States at 6.8 percent. However, that percent is slowly dropping with new jobs in Spokane being created every year.

Spokane is a fun place to live and work because you have access to all of the city attractions, but you’re not far from outdoor recreation. That means you can work hard during the day, enjoy the city activities at night, and go on great outdoor adventures on the weekends without traveling far or spending much. Spokane is an old city, but it is bursting with young people. The median age is 35 years. Plus, the median income for a household is $46,091 per year. The region is highly educated, but blue collar jobs are still plentiful and in high demand.

Spokane Job Opportunities

Blue collar jobs in Spokane, WA dominate, but it is slowly transitioning towards a service-oriented economy. This means there are opportunities in all sorts of industries. Spokane is actually number 128 on Forbes’ list of best places for business and careers. If you extend your search to Seattle jobs, or even Portland jobs, there are endless work opportunities.

Several Fortune 1000 and Fortune 500 companies operate from Spokane, bringing hundreds of job potential with them. Potlatch Corporation is a real estate company and Fortune 1000 company that is headquartered in the city. Itron, Key Tronic, Microcar and Red Lions Hotels Corporation are also major companies that have operations in Spokane. If you want to work for a stable and large employer, seek employment at one of these companies.

Spokane Employment Trends

Mining and agriculture have been major industries for Spokane jobs since the late 19th century. However, job opportunities have expanded to other industries, such as biotech and other technology sectors. The Northern Pacific Railway is part of the reason Spokane grew economically. In the early 1880s, the rail line connected Spokane’s mining industry to the rest of the United States. There are still mining jobs in Spokane available today.

In addition to mining, agriculture is a major industry for Spokane, WA jobs with vineyards and microbreweries in the southern region known as Palouse. Opportunities for Spokane jobs also exist within transportation, medical, commerce, manufacturing and even entertainment. This makes Spokane an excellent place to seek employment.


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Community Health Systems Inc Spokane, WA
Description Greets vendors, customers, job applicants and other visitors, and arranges for transportation services, when needed. May operate a switchboard to route incoming calls and place outgoing calls. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independen...
Community Health Systems Inc Spokane, WA
Description Summary: Collects and prepares blood specimens and other samples for laboratory testing. Maintains collection areas and equipment and performs record keeping duties. Six months phlebotomy experience preferred. Essential Functions: Must be able to competently perform venipuncture. May be asked to assist or collect other pertinent laboratory specimens. Must be able to perform all neces...
Community Health Systems Inc Spokane, WA
Description Responsible for the delivery of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation. Responsible for directing, coordinating all nursing care based on established clinical nursing practices. Collaborates with other professional disciplines to ensure effective and efficient patient care delivery and the achievement of desired patie...
Community Health Systems Inc Spokane, WA
Description Evaluates, administers and directs administration of therapeutic procedures utilized in occupational therapy, as prescribed by referring practitioner. Establishes goals of occupational therapy and re-assesses patient’s progress at regular, timely intervals, supporting findings with appropriate documentation. Occupational therapists may clinically supervise assistants, aids, students a...
Community Health Systems Inc Spokane, WA
Description Daily operation in registration verification of pre-admission patients including outpatient, observation, inpatient and ED; Collection of accurate demographic information; Collection of correct insurance information for proper billing; Use of insurance management tools; Obtain correct insurance benefits (co-pays, deductibles, pre-certification, referrals and authorizations); Refer pat...
Community Health Systems Inc Spokane, WA
Description Provides clinical laboratory support for the patient and the patient’s health care provider. Ensures quality and timely test results in compliance with physicians’ orders within the guidelines of applicable regulatory agencies and laboratory and hospital policies. Qualifications Education: Relevant Bachelor’s Degree, which includes completion of accredited Clinical Laboratory Scien...
Community Health Systems Inc Spokane, WA
Description Works under the direction of the laboratory departmental supervisors and manager. Responsible for patient specimen collection, specimen processing, answering phones and assisting the technologists in the performance of all necessary procedures to ensure patient laboratory results are reported in a timely and efficient manner. Qualifications Education: High School Diploma or General...
Community Health Systems Inc Spokane, WA
Description Independently performs credentialing/privileging process for medical staff and allied health practitioners. Providers administrative support to Medical Staff leadership (Division Chairs). Provides administrative support to the Medical Staff Services department and Director. Maintains accurate provider records and other aspects of credentialing database. Provide administrative supp...
Community Health Systems Inc Spokane, WA
Description Directly responsible for the preparation and presentation of food for patients, staff and guests throughout the hospital Qualifications Education: High School Diploma or equivalent Culinary Arts Grad Preferred Experience: Basic diet knowledge. Preparation and handling of food following HACCP guidelines. Prior food service experience in healthcare or restaurant/hotel preferred ...
Community Health Systems Inc Spokane, WA
Description Provides administrative support to the Chief Executive Officer. Responsible for ensuring smooth operation of the department by performing the full range of administrative assistant duties in organizing and executing daily responsibilities. Reports to the Chief Executive Officer. Specific job duties include but are not limited to; scheduling, answering phones and data entry. The coord...
ProBuild Holdings, Inc. Spokane, WA
Description Sourcing candidates for future opportunities, this requisition is to build a source pool of qualified candidates. PURPOSE Under direct supervision, performs one or more repetitive jobs on an assembly or sub-assembly line to produce building material components or millwork products. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Assembles building material components such as wall panels, ro...
ProBuild Holdings, Inc. Spokane, WA
Description PURPOSE Oversees and directs the location’s warehousing function including receiving, stocking, load building, customer service and deliveries. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES 1. Oversees and coordinates receiving of all incoming merchandise; insures all merchandise is accurately and efficiently counted, documented, unloaded and stored or distributed to proper location. 2. O...
FMCNA Spokane, WA
PURPOSE AND SCOPE: Supports FMCNAâ??s mission, vision, core values and customer service philosophy. Adheres to the FMCNA Compliance Program, including following all regulatory and FMS policy requirements. Functions as part of the hemodialysis health care team in providing safe and effective dialysis therapy for patients under the direct supervision of a licensed nurse in accordance with FMCNA po...
The TruGreen Companies L.L.C. Spokane, WA
Job Location: Spokane, WA We are looking for a Warehouse Technician/Mechanic to join our team. Responsibilities include assisting with vehicle repairs, small equipment repairs, trailers and wiring, warehouse appearance and other warehouse responsibilities as assigned. We offer: • Competitive hourly rate with overtime available • Paid vacation time and holidays, year round position • Medical, ...
The TruGreen Companies L.L.C. Spokane, WA
Job Location: Spokane, WA We are America’s #1 lawn care provider and we are looking for aggressive, energetic self-starters to join our sales team. Our Outside Sales Representatives Enjoy: • Competitive base salary – Paid weekly • Lucrative commission opportunity – Paid weekly • Benefits package: medical/dental/vision, prescription, 401(k) plan w/company match • Paid holidays and vacation •...
The TruGreen Companies L.L.C. Spokane, WA
Job Location: Spokane, WA If you love the great outdoors and want to maximize your income, you'll enjoy working for TruGreen, the largest lawn care Company in the nation. You will make timely lawn applications, diagnose and correct lawn problems through service calls and sell services to new and existing customers. We offer: • Great hourly rate + sales commission and customer retention bonus •...
The TruGreen Companies L.L.C. Spokane, WA
Job Location: Spokane, WA You’re independent, driven by performance, and looking for more than a job. We’re TruGreen, and as the nation’s largest and most comprehensive provider of lawn services, we have bigger opportunities for people like you. We’re seeking Inside/Outside Sales Representatives, offering competitive pay plus commission to prospect and generate sales. This isn’t your ordinary sa...
The TruGreen Companies L.L.C. Spokane, WA
Job Location: Spokane, WA TruGreen is a leader in the service industry and we have a career opportunity for an ambitious, team-oriented professional who wants to learn to manage one of our lawn care operations. General Managers that are hired initially enter a training program for the first five months of employment to learn our business and processes. During training you will perform assigned d...
PRIDE, PASSION, EXCELLENCE—this is what’s helped us stay #1 and we've set our sights on expanding. Come join our team and see what it's like to run a real fresh, made from scratch, restaurant concept. Show us your culinary chops and restaurant management skills and we'll show you a very tasty tomorrow. Come grow with us...we dare you! What We're Looking For: Restaurant Leader - this isn't your f...
Swedish Health Services Spokane, WA
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