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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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Spokane, WA
A Career with a Purpose: The Financial Advisor/Financial Representative Opportunity You’ll have the unique opportunity to create your own destiny and potentially have a life-long impact on the lives of your clients, families and your community. Northwestern Mutual offers a personalized approach to uncovering financial solutions tailored to each client's individual needs. Your goal is to discover ...
How's your Quality of Life? · Are you looking for a job or a real career? · Do you worry about getting laid off? · Are benefits, 401k & paid time off programs important to you? · Would you like to be rewarded for working hard? Maybe it's time to think about joining the Rent-A-Center team because we're in the Quality of Life business! We help improve the Quality of Life of our million custome...
Spokane, WA
Automotive Service Advisor (Service Writer) Automotive Service Advisor – Auto Sales – Customer Service Writer Spokane CAMP Chevrolet Cadillac continues to grow and we are seeking a talented Automotive Service Advisor to join our successful team. Spokane CAMP Chevrolet Cadillac is one of many Lithia Auto Stores. At Lithia we provide a unique blend of leadership skills with a culture that embodie...
Spokane, WA
Great Part-time Endodontist Opportunity! Very busy privately owned group practice is in need of an Endodontist in the Spokane area on a part time basis. Very nice office. Digital etc. Great patient base FFS / PPO Great team Excellent earnings opportunity The successful candidate will be a licensed DMD or DDS and must have completed endodontic residency and should be licensed in or eligible ...
Spokane, WA
Description POSITION SUMMARY: Provide non-emergency transportation to our residents in order to attend their medical appointment. Also required to perform on-call duties as needed as agreed upon in the pre-determined schedule. REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS: No direct reports. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Currently posses a valid State Driver’s License. Must be able to read schedules and maps, and be able...
PLEASE JOIN OUR TALENT NETWORK: Joining the Talent Network with VanderHouwen & Associates (VHA) will enhance your job search and application experience. Job listings are mobile-friendly and easy to review, share, or apply. Whether you choose to just leave us your information or apply, we look forward to connecting with you. Summary Our client manufactures quality ...
Spokane, WA
Overview: Spokane CAMP Chevrolet Cadillac Automotive Technician (Express Lube Technician) HOURS: Monday - Friday and some Saturdays Automotive Technician – Express Quick Lube – Auto Dealer Maintenance Spokane CAMP Chevrolet Cadillac continues to grow and we are seeking talented Automotive Technicians to join our successful team. Spokane CAMP Chevrolet Cadillac is one of many Lithia Auto Stor...
Spokane, WA
LOCATION: Coeur d'Alene, ID INDUSTRY: Electronics Manufacturing SUMMARY The Order Fulfillment Manager has direct responsibility to standardize, improve, coordinate, and manage the overall order management process between the customer requirements and the factory. RESPONSIBILITIES Manage and develop local order fulfillment personnel which encompasses material planning and customer service. Cr...
Spokane, WA
City: Spokane State: Washington Postal/Zip Code: 99212 Oldcastle Precast is the leading manufacturer of precast concrete, polymer concrete and plastic products in the United States. Our products range from utility vaults, reinforced concrete pipe, catch basins, drainage and septic tanks, to retaining walls, storm shelters, wall panels, concrete barriers, a variety of prestressed concrete produc...
Spokane, WA
Job Description: The primary purpose of this position is to increase customer satisfaction, loyalty and utilization of pharmacy and clinical services by effectively promoting and selling services provided by Rite Aid inside and outside of assigned store. The incumbent is also required to perform all tasks in a safe manner consistent with corporate policies and applicable laws. The associate is r...
Spokane, WA
FIELD TECHNICIAN Global Technical Systems (GTS) provides innovative, cost-effective, high-tech engineering products and product-based services encompassing latest generation software and hardware solutions and engineering services for defense, homeland security, and other critical government interests. GTS products and services span a spectrum that includes: mission-critical combat systems proces...
Spokane, WA, 99201
Clearwater Paper manufactures quality consumer tissue, away-from-home tissue, hard roll tissue, bleached paperboard and pulp at manufacturing facilities across the nation. The Company is a premier supplier of private label tissue to major retailers and wholesale distributors, including grocery, drug, mass merchants and discount stores. In addition, the Company produces bleached paperboard used by ...
Spokane, WA, 99201
Clearwater Paper manufactures quality consumer tissue, away-from-home tissue, hard roll tissue, bleached paperboard and pulp at manufacturing facilities across the nation. The Company is a premier supplier of private label tissue to major retailers and wholesale distributors, including grocery, drug, mass merchants and discount stores. In addition, the Company produces bleached paperboard used by ...
Spokane, WA, 99201
RETAIL SALES MERCHANDISER: Are you looking for a retail merchandising job that allows you to directly contribute to the success of an organization? We are looking for a self-motivated, friendly, and dependable person who enjoys building professional relationships and maintaining a timely schedule. If you're looking for a career where you play an important role in helping our business partners gro...
spokane, WA, 99201
Company Job Title: Physician Chenega Job Title: Physician Clearance: Background Location: Spokane WA Reports To: Program Management FLSA Status: Exempt Prepared Date: 05-22-2014 Approved Date: 05-22-2014 Summary: The Physician shall provide personal services for Fee Basis Providers(FBP) who shall perform medical histories, physical examinations, and reviews of required medical tests and d...
Spokane, WA, 99201
Due to expansive growth we are looking to add to our team in the Spokane area. Family Heritage Life is seeking to hire Sales Professionals who are interested in a long term career with the opportunity to make $60K-$80K first year. One in Eight will surpass $100K in their first year. The opportunity for upward mobility into management is also what we are seeking. If selected to join our Team, you...
Spokane, WA, 99201
Job Summary: Provide service excellence to both internal and external customers. Collaborate with customers and service center personnel to resolve issues. Description of Essential Job Functions: Available to work a variety of shifts, including days, evenings, nights and weekends. Perform general clerical duties as assigned, including but not limited to answering and directing phone calls, fil...
spokane, WA, 99201
RN to provide education and training for patients who require self subcutaneous administration of medication on a per diem basis in Coeur d'Alene, ID. As a Registered Nurse, you will: Provide in-home education and training for patients who require self subcutaneous injections Complete appropriate documentation Minimum Qualifications : Minimum of 2 years of nursing experience. Current RN lice...
Spokane, WA, 99201
We currently have openings for Process Operators in Spokane, WA for 2nd, 3rd, 4th and rotating shift schedules in Copper Refining and Pure Metals. Position Responsibilities: Casting, melting, processing, and refining products Perform collection, statistical interpretation and analysis of process data to aid product development and improve quality standards Conduct chemical analysis as required...

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