Jobs in Washington, District of Columbia

Washington, DC Employment Information


Washington, DC, Overview


Including the nearby areas of Arlington, Virginia, and Alexandria, Virginia, the Washington, DC, labor force numbers about 3 million. The recession had only a minor impact on Washington, DC, employment and real estate due to the area’s strong reliance on the government sector. However, recent government budget cuts have dampened the postrecession Washington, DC, job market.

Washington, DC, Job Opportunities


As the seat of our nation’s government, it’s no surprise that government jobs dominate work in Washington, DC. Professional/business services is another critical hiring sector, primarily due to the strong concentration of government contractors in the area. The smaller sectors of trade, transportation and utilities; manufacturing; and information were the only ones to constrict employment during 2011.

Washington, DC, Employment Trends


Due to the area’s concentration of government jobs, employment in Washington, DC, has remained relatively strong and is trending upward as the national economy recovers. As an indicator of this strong position, the region’s unemployment rate peaked at 7 percent in January 2010 and had fallen to 5.1 percent by April 2012. The pool of employed Washington, DC, workers expanded each month of 2011 and looks to be positive through the next year.

Between Q2 2012 and Q2 2013, Washington, DC, jobs will grow 0.6 percent, less than the 1.3 percent gain expected in the country’s job supply, according to a Moody’s Analytics forecast.
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The Supervising Operations Associate is a member of the on-site Williams Lea team delivering exceptional customer service at our client locations. Responsibilities include leading a team in mail distribution, copy services, hospitality and conference room set-up, reception assistance and other general office duties as needed. Job Responsibilities: Process high volumes of incoming and outgoing ma...
Washington, DC
The Legal Document Specialist is a member of the on-site Williams Lea team delivering exceptional customer service at our client locations. Responsibilities include document creation and editing, document repair and recovery, and providing MS Word expertise.This is an On-Call opportunity; hours are Monday-Friday, 12:30 pm - 9:00 pm. Job Responsibilities: Create and edit complex legal documents t...
Washington, DC
The Office Services Associate is a member of the on-site Williams Lea team delivering exceptional customer service at our client locations. Responsibilities include mail distribution, copy services, hospitality and conference room set-up, reception assistance and other general office duties as needed. Job Responsibilities: Process high volumes of incoming and outgoing mail. Deliver mail and pack...
Washington, DC
The Reprographics Associate is a member of the on-site Williams Lea team delivering exceptional customer service at our client locations. Responsibilities include processing reprographics requests, doing finishing work and basic equipment troubleshooting. Job Responsibilities: Complete large numbers of reprographics requests for black/white and color photocopies. Operate production printers and...
Washington, DC
The Office Services Associate is a member of the on-site Williams Lea team delivering exceptional customer service at our client locations. Responsibilities include mail distribution, copy services, and other general office duties as needed. Job Responsibilities: Process high volumes of incoming and outgoing mail. Deliver mail and packages throughout the client location, following applicable dis...
Washington, DC
The Office Services Associate is a member of the on-site Williams Lea team delivering exceptional customer service at multiple client locations. Responsibilities include mail distribution, copy services, hospitality and conference room set-up, reception assistance and other general office duties as needed. Job Responsibilities: Process high volumes of incoming and outgoing mail. Deliver mail and...
The Office Services Associate is a member of the on-site Williams Lea team delivering exceptional customer service at our client locations. Responsibilities include mail distribution, copy services, hospitality and conference room set-up, reception assistance and other general office duties as needed. Job Responsibilities: Process high volumes of incoming and outgoing mail. Deliver mail and pac...
Washington, DC
The Audio-Visual Associate is a member of the on-site Williams Lea team delivering exceptional customer service at our client locations. Responsibilities include setting up and breaking down meeting conferencing equipment: laptops, projectors, telephones, starphones, plasma screens, etc. Job Responsibilities: Set- up and break down meeting conferencing equipment: laptops, projectors, telephones,...
Washington, DC
Job # 5557BR Position Title NAVY Financial Analyst Job Category College: Non-Engineering City Washington State DC Country US Minimum Clearance Interim Secret Why TASC? At TASC we are committed to advancing our customers’ missions and creating a safer world. See yourself designing the next vital solution to get ahead of evolving cyber threats or advancing security efforts to protect American...
Washington, DC
The Office Services Associate is a member of the on-site Williams Lea team delivering exceptional customer service at our client locations. Responsibilities include mail distribution, copy services, hospitality and conference room set-up, reception assistance and other general office duties as needed. Job Responsibilities: Process high volumes of incoming and outgoing mail. Deliver mail and pac...
Washington, DC
Description OVERVIEW: The Fragrance Specialist is responsible for providing outstanding customer service, meeting personal 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. Additionally, the Fragrance Specialist is responsible for be...
Washington, DC
Description Job Overview: As a Seasonal Floor Recovery Associate at Macy's, you will be a critical link in ensuring that our customers have a rewarding experience that will keep them coming back time after time. You will be required to move between selling areas as directed to maintain high customer readiness standards. You will deliver a clean, neat and easy-to-shop store environment, while bui...
Washington, DC
Our client is currently seeking a Administrative Assistant. Under the direction of the Pharmacy Manager, this position will support the Pharmacy Department with administrative tasks such as managing schedules, answering phones, entering data, compiling reports, building databases and spreadsheets, distributing correspondence, recording and dispensing of meeting minutes, ordering and tracking supp...
The Power of More Join a community of trailblazers who are changing the way people live. Take advantage of a stellar training program that will propel your career forward in record time. Connect with a tight-knit network of men and women who are just as passionate about the environment as they are about reaching — and surpassing — their career goals. When you join the Power team — more than 1,30...
The Power of More This is just the beginning to the more you're looking for. It's finally that time. You find yourself here searching for the one career that can change it all. Good. We've been waiting for you. When you join the Power team — more than 1,300 strong and growing — you'll experience a shared dedication to a greater goal, and an opportunity to be part of a future-focused team of inn...
Washington, DC
Colonial Life has immediate openings for SALES REPRESENTATIVES to join our market-leading team in providing comprehensive benefits education, excellent customer service and personal insurance products at the worksite to help America’s workers protect what they’ve worked so hard to build. We have more than 75 years of experience and a strong reputation as an industry leader in voluntary benefits. ...
Desktop Support Technician We are currently staffing for two Desktop Support Technician roles in Washington, DC for a 5 months contract. The candidate must be dedicated to working high level backlog software and hardware tickets Required Skills DELL Desktop PC, Install/Support Excellent communication skills DELL Laptop PC, Install/Support Dell Docking Station, Install/Support HP Desktop/La...
Washington, DC
Manpower is looking for servers for a part time afternoon/evening shift for a senior living property in Washington, D.C. The servers will be responsible for: • Providing great customer service to the residents and guests • Taking accurate orders • Running food from the kitchen to the dining tables • Clearing dishes from the dining tables • Dealing with all issues in a professional, friendly ...
CPP is looking for sales representatives to present our credit card processing services to small &medium sized business by running 3-5 pre-set and confirmed appointments daily in your local area. You will have a dedicated Team Leader that sits in our Dallas office to assist you in all aspects of the sale. What We Offer: Incentive-based pay that includes 4 ways to earn: Commissions on customer s...
Washington, DC
Washington, DC based association has immediate need for contract Senior Billing Specialist. Candidate will manage billing and collections process for grants, contracts and funders. General accounting and experience with federal, state and local funds is preferred. Will be responsible for preparing reports, reconcile invoices, provide regular reporting and analysis of unbilled expenses, interact cl...

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