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Washington Overview


With Microsoft and Amazon as the state’s top employers, it’s no surprise that technology is critical to the Washington job market and the state’s 3.5 million workers. Washington’s recovery stalled at the end of 2011, but has since bounced back and is expected to continue.

Washington Job Opportunities


The Evergreen State’s healthy lifestyle, low energy costs and varied terrain draw a highly educated and creative workforce. Washington is home to a unique blend of technology, innovative and entrepreneurial companies, with expertise in aerospace, clean energy, forest products, sciences and information technology. As the largest public university recipient of federal research dollars, the University of Washington supports a strong research program to advance medicine and science.

Government jobs dominate employment in Washington followed very closely by trade, transportation and utilities. Most industries have reported solid growth while government and financial activities have been on the decline.

Washington Employment Trends


Washington’s job conditions have recently shown signs of a strong recovery. The state’s unemployment rate exceeded 10 percent from the end of 2009 into the start of 2010, then dropped to the 8-percent range at the beginning of 2012. After contracting for two years, Washington payrolls have been positive since the end of 2010. With the exception of a slight dip in mid-2011, the volume of online hiring opportunities has been steadily expanding postrecession.

Moody’s Analytics forecasts a solid 2.1 percent increase in Washington jobs from Q2 2012 to Q2 2013, higher than the 1.3 percent growth expected in the US job supply.
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Covestic is searching for an experienced SQL Server DBA supporting our operations team. Ideal candidates will have strong SQL database skills, troubleshooting skills, query building skills and ability to work across various technical teams in an operations support environment. This role is an opportunity to affect positive changes to a very large ops team via your direct SQL DBA skills in replicat...
Covestic is searching for Security Analysts to serve our growing business at a Fortune 500 enterprise client. The ideal candidate will have a strong desire for ensuring strong client loyalty and high satisfaction. The ecurity Analysts will work as part of a team responsible for delivering a strong security program. This team provides continual testing, preventative, detective, investigative, and r...
become a nurse aide evaluator administer the exam for nurse assistant certification in your area Independent Contractor Opportunities IMMEDIATE OPENINGS! POSITIONS ARE AVAILABLE IN ALMOST EVERY COUNTY! YOU DECIDE HOW FAR YOU TRAVEL. Washington Nurse Aide Evaluator Position For Registered Nurses Administer the examination for nurse assistant certification in your area. This is a long-term, ...
We have an immediate need for a Network Analyst 2 JOB DESCRIPTION CDI is seeking an experienced System/Network Analyst to provide Intel server support in a healthcare environment. Candidate must have excellent customer service skills via telephone, email and face-to-face contact. Candidate must also have strong analytical skills and will be expected to help set strategic and tactical technology ...
We have an immediate need for an Technical Writer/Knowledge Consultant JOB DESCRIPTION Summary The Education team is composed of energetic and highly motivated professionals: education consultants, subject matter experts, team leads and knowledge architects. You will be working with a world class team on a word class product with world class clients. Responsibilities: Joining this team will a...
We have an immediate need for a UI Designer Contractor JOB DESCRIPTION: Hello you service-oriented, design-loving, User Interface whiz! Thanks for taking the time to get to know us. We have an immediate need for a UI Designer Contractor. Design and user experience (UX) are at the forefront of everything we do. The job of an Interaction Designer is to envision how people experience our product...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Plumbing Hiring Washington Journeyman Plumbers and Experienced Apprentices Rough In and Finish. Call Josh 360-772-1353 or email *****...
Advanced Schools has an opening for a school-based Physical Therapist Olympia, WA for the 2014-2015 school year. The position is full-time in a public school setting, working with children grades K-12. Previous school experience preferred. Advanced Schools, a division of Advanced Medical is a premier provider of school-based therapy positions across the country. We work with a diverse set of publ...
Tech Reps are the key players on a sales team anchored in both integrity and enthusiasm. You will make long-lasting relationships in the local construction community as you develop opportunities for RedBuilt™ to play an integral role in projects over the entire construction cycle: Developing and presenting structural framing concepts Reviewing design documents Problem-solving with the design an...
Whether a career in retail has always been your calling, or you’re still discovering your career path, Hickory Farms has made a tradition of promoting the goals of the excellent people who serve as the face of Hickory Farms. As a Hickory Farms Retail Store Manager you’re not just selling high quality products and gift sets, you’re preserving cherished holiday traditions and creating new ones. Our...
Kmart, a member of the Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: SHLD) family of companies, is a mass merchandising retailer that offers customers quality products through a portfolio of exclusive brands and labels such as Craftsman, Kenmore, DieHard, Jaclyn Smith, Joe Boxer, Route 66 and Country Living. We operate over 1,300 Kmart stores across 49 states, Guam, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands....
Staff Management SMX, a leading provider of custom designed staffing solutions for Fortune 500 companies throughout the country, is now hiring for Picking and Packing positions at the Amazon Fulfillment Center in Bellevue, WA. Immediate Openings for Full-Time positions on Day and Night Shifts Earn up to $12.00/hr. Paid Training Weekly Paychecks Benefits Options Great Management Team Clean...
Delivery Drivers / Couriers Needed with Minivan, Full Sized Truck with Topper or Cargo Van Script Fleet is seeking professional, quality focused independent contractors/owner operators in the Auburn area for same day deliveries. Experience with a scanner is a plus. **MUST OWN one of the following vehicles: minivan, full sized truck with a topper, or a cargo van. Living in the Auburn area pr...
About Us We create personalized branded apps for mortgage and real estate professionals. Our apps generate referrals and increase closing ratios for the professionals who subscribe to our service. Are you a driven-sales professional looking for a challenging opportunity? Are you a high-energy selling machine looking for a new opportunity in a fast-paced environment? CardTapp (www.cardtapp.com) ...
Mobile Facility Maintenance Technician-WD30009506 Johnson Controls is a global multi-industrial company with core businesses in the automotive, building and energy storage industries. Our 170,000 employees create quality products and services to optimize energy and operational efficiencies of buildings, energy storage and interior systems for automobiles. Through our growth strategies and by incr...
We are looking for an enthusiastic Member Services Representative with a proficiency in medical terminology to interpret and clarify medical benefits and claims details to our members, providers and employers. The position requires at least two years of experience in the health care industry. A competitive benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, life & LTD, and 401k match. QUALIFICAT...

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