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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DC and Northern Virginia Area 2/3 Day Work Week! We have an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic, dynamic individual to become a member of our growing Merchandising team servicing the DC and Northern Virginia area. Service our accounts by building a positive working relationship with store personnel (store manager, area sales manager, key sales associates). You will be providing support & ...
Beacon Hill Staffing Group has been ranked by the Washington Business Journal as one of the area's largest and most successful temporary placement firms. Our clients range from Fortune 500 companies to family-owned businesses who span across all industries including some of the most visible and prestigious companies in the Greater Washington Area. Beacon Hill has immediate openings for all levels ...
The Administrative Assistant shall assist in performing branch administrative support activities and special administrative projects as assigned. These tasks are designed to perform administrative functions, improve overall business operations and maximize the efficient use of attorney time. Responsibilities: Route questions via phone and email to the relevant attorney. Assist unit executive an...
Washington, DC
We are currently recruiting for a Territory Business Manager, located in Washington, D.C. metro area. This will also include the following suburbs of D.C.: Bethesda, Chevy Chase and Potomac, MD. Our client manufactures brand contact lenses-the world's first soft disposable contact lens and is headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida. Our client is a worldwide company with operations in the United ...
Washington, DC
AT&T: So Much More of What You Work For Looking for an opportunity where you can put your energy and enthusiasm to work to create unlimited earning potential? Of course you are. How about a chance to learn, grow and advance with the number one wireless company in America? Even better. We're AT&T, and the only thing we enjoy more than pioneering and selling the latest devices is helping people...
Washington, DC
AT&T: So Much More of What You Work For Looking for an opportunity where you can put your energy and enthusiasm to work to create unlimited earning potential? Of course you are. How about a chance to learn, grow and advance with the number one wireless company in America? Even better. We're AT&T, and the only thing we enjoy more than pioneering and selling the latest devices is helping people...
Washington, DC
AT&T: So Much More of What You Work For Looking for an opportunity where you can put your energy and enthusiasm to work to create unlimited earning potential? Of course you are. How about a chance to learn, grow and advance with the number one wireless company in America? Even better. We're AT&T, and the only thing we enjoy more than pioneering and selling the latest devices is helping people...
Washington, DC
AT&T: So Much More of What You Work For Looking for an opportunity where you can put your energy and enthusiasm to work to create unlimited earning potential? Of course you are. How about a chance to learn, grow and advance with the number one wireless company in America? Even better. We're AT&T, and the only thing we enjoy more than pioneering and selling the latest devices is helping people...
Washington, DC
AT&T: So Much More of What You Work For Looking for an opportunity where you can put your energy and enthusiasm to work? Of course you are. How about a chance to learn, grow and advance with the number one wireless company in America? Even better. Were AT&T, and the only thing we enjoy more than pioneering and selling the latest devices is helping people make the most of them. Our retail opp...
Description Northrop Grumman is currently seeking a qualified candidate to fulfill a role as a Junior Unix / Linux Systems Administrator 2 for a DoD customer located in the DC Metropolitan area. The ideal candidate should have strong interpersonal and communication skills, the ability to prioritize and multi-task within a secure environment, the capability to work in a tight-deadline environment...
Washington, DC
Posting Date: 10-01-2014 Job Location: 1875 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC 20009 Location: 003315 County: District of Columbia Job Id: 1123022 Responsibilities: At Office Depot, our Store Associates are Leaders and Enthusiasts that are passionate about selling. They are the advocate for the brand and are comfortable and capable of showing the Customer that our Stores actually offer more ...
Washington, DC
Job Requisition Number:42791 Bloomberg Government is seeking an overnight web producer with strong editorial experience, digital production skills and knowledge of the U.S. government to join our web team. She/he will be involved with daily publishing and must have a strong background in news editing and newsletters. Experience with e-mail distribution software, traffic analytics, HTML and vario...
Washington, DC
RN - Homecare Department: DC, VNA Schedule: Full-time Per Visit w/benefits Shift: Day shift Hours: Job Details - CPR Required RN Homecare Make a Positive Difference Registered nurses at MedStar Health, VNA know that they make a positive difference in people’s lives. They develop an individualized plan of care to meet each patient’s needs. Position Details: * Perform patient home health ...
Washington, DC
Patient Account Representative Department: Cardiology Associates - Irving Street - AR Schedule: Full time hourly with Benefits (nonexempt) Shift: Hours: Job Details Cardiology Associates seeks an experienced billing representative to process patient accounts to ensure maximum reimbursement for service rendered. This is a great opportunity to work with a dynamic and prestigious practice in ou...
Washington, DC
Patient Service Representative- Cardiology Associates Department: Cardiology Associates - Irving Street Schedule: Full time hourly with Benefits (nonexempt) Shift: Hours: Job Details Cardiology Associates seeks a medical receptionist for our clinical office located at the Washington Hospital Center. The ideal candidate will have experience working in a fast-paced work environment with changi...
Washington, DC
SiTEL BLS Instructor Department: SiTEL Schedule: Part Time Shift: Hours: Job Details SiTEL Instructor BLS Job Summary _FLSA: Non Exempt Coordinates and instructs American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support (BLS) raining programs for healthcare professionals. Qualifications Education: Credentialed as health care provider such as EMT-Paramedic, Registered Nurse, or Respiratory T...
Washington, DC
SiTEL Instructor Department: SiTEL Schedule: Per diem/No benefits (nonexempt) Shift: Hours: Job Details - CPR Required SiTEL Instructor Job Summary _FLSA: Non Exempt Coordinates and instructs American Heart Association (AHA) Advanced Life Support training programs for healthcare professionals. Qualifications Education: Credentialed by relevant professional association. EXPERIENCE: 1 y...
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...
Management Accountant Volunteers of America Chesapeake Salary Unspecified Volunteers of America Chesapeake, Inc. founded in 1896 in Baltimore, is the locally chartered affiliate of Volunteers of America, Inc., one of the nations largest and most comprehensive human services organizations. Volunteers of America Chesapeake accomplishes its spiritually based mission by serving over 10,000 people ...
Washington, DC
Description: If you want to achieve more in your mission of health care, you have to be really smart about the business of health care. Challenge yourself, your peers and our industry by shaping what health care looks like and doing your life's best work. Provide executive administrative support to the Senior Vice President and Head of Government Affairs and Center for Health Reform and Moderniz...

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