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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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...
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A Washington, DC-based counter-terrorism/foreign policy think-tank, that focuses on countering and exposing anti-Americanism, Anti-West, and Anti-Semitism, seeks a Director of Student-Based Social Media Projects that will be in charge of the organization’s efforts to distribute its materials and educate the public through Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and other social platforms. The incumbent will m...
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
SiTEL Instructor Department: SiTEL Schedule: Full time hourly with Benefits (nonexempt) Shift: Hours: Job Details 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 year t...
Direct Support Professional I DCCLC 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 ...
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...
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 Account Supervisor is a member of the on-site Williams Lea team delivering exceptional customer service at our client locations. Responsibilities include supervising a team in mail distribution, copy services, hospitality and conference room set-up, reception assistance and other general office duties as needed. Job Responsibilities: Ensure team provides outstanding service to client, while ...
Washington, DC
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 processing reprographics requests, doing finishing work and basic equipment troubleshooting. Job Responsibilities: Complete large numbers of reprographics requests for black/white and color photocopies. Oper...
Washington, DC
Job Description: Screen and direct incoming calls, correspondence, visitors and vendors. Answer basic questions and inquiries for the designated person or team. Schedule appointments and manage calendar for the designated person or team. Coordinate travel arrangements. Record and distribute meeting minutes. Provide secretarial/administrative services for visiting executives as requested. Pr...
Washington, DC
Metro Accessible in North West DC! Outstanding opportunity available for an ambitious Office Manager to join an early-stage successful tech company with long term growth potential! This role is well-suited for a professional with 1-3 years’ experience in a fast-paced administrative office support capacity. Reporting to the CEO, the Office Manager will oversee the administrative support for the exe...
Overview: Agfa Corporation has an exciting opportunity for a Field Sales Representative - Wide Format. Agfa, is a world leader in prepress solutions for the commercial, newspaper and packaging printing industries. In addition, we are quickly expanding our assortment for the fast-growing market of industrial inkjet and wide format printing with the development of state-of-the-art printers and ink...
Description Put your years of experience into a future of excellence at Northrop Grumman Information Systems... Apply your expertise from the private sector, law enforcement, intelligence, and military communities to enhance the delivery of specialized coordination tactics that counter sophisticated cyber adversaries and deploy effective risk mitigation strategies. Join a national-level Capabili...
Description Put your years of experience into a future of excellence at Northrop Grumman Information Systems... Apply your expertise from the private sector, law enforcement, intelligence, and military communities to enhance the delivery of specialized coordination tactics that counter sophisticated cyber adversaries and deploy effective risk mitigation strategies. Join a national-level Capabili...
Description Northrop Grumman Information Systems sector is seeking a Information Assurance / Security Analyst to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Washington, DC at the DOJ Join Northrop Grumman and take your career to new heights. The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's Information Technology Security Services support to th...
Description The Sharing and Safeguarding (S&S) Continuous Monitoring position supports the 24x7 ENSS Security Operations Center (SOC) which is responsible for all monitoring the DHS Secret Network. • Supporting activities to include information security Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM) • Providing reporting to DHS Risk Management Office for Security Operation Center (SOC) Continuous ...
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
Join a successful team of entrepreneurial Sales professionals earning uncapped commissions, internal promotions and complete job satisfaction. This sales position is specifically designed to give entry level candidates rotational exposure in all areas of Business Development, Sales and Marketing. It is also the primary pathway to promotion into other management areas of the company. Primary job r...
Washington, DC
The Power of More - The opportunity to do more with your life is right in front of you. As a full-time business development representative you'll be trained on all of our products and be able to cultivate opportunity and then deliver interactive presentations to prospective and existing clients that will fine tune your communication skills, negotiation tactics, and strategic planning. Primary re...

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