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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Title: Mid Level Remedy Systems Administrator Location: Washington D.C. Required Skills: Education & Experience: •AA Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field, or comparable experience. •Demonstrated understanding of ITIL processes and implementation within theITSM suite •Over 5 years relevant IT experience •Three (3) years administration experience with the fol...
Washington, DC
Description Overview: As a Macy's By Appointment Executive, you will drive Stores Own Sales through clientele selling and corporate sales business. Key Accountabilities: Sales Drive and exceed sales goals by executing Stores Own Sales Achieve assigned personal sales goals and expand existing client following on an annual basis Achieve assigned penetration in corporate sales through business...
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
Description Overview: As a Loss Prevention Seasonal Security Guard, you will be an integral part of bringing the magic of Macy's to life. Seasonal Seasonal Security Guard work as part of a team to meet department and store objectives, and your individual responsibilities will include deterring theft and maintaining a safe business environment. Seasonal Security Guard will have work schedules tha...
Washington, DC
United Career Fairs is a national recruiting solution that specializes in Sales, Business Development, Marketing, Customer Service, Retail & Sales Management. We have over 20 years of experience in producing our events in major markets across the country. We host over 150 events annually, and are proud of the relationships we have established with Fortune 500 companies as well as local small busin...
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...
Minimum Requirements: •Bachelor's Degree and 7-9 years’ experience or equivalent, or combination of education, certifications and specialized industry experience (subject to the Government Contracting Officer granting a waiver). •Minimum 3 to 5 years of working experience in planning, designing, deploying, managing/ troubleshooting Microsoft Exchange Server (2010, 2013) systems as well as the fo...
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...
Posting/Position Details: All WMATA posted job openings are available through 11:59 pm the night before the noted Close Date. To ensure successful application submission applicants are encouraged to apply well before this cut-off. The noted Close Date is the date on which the posting becomes unavailable for application as of 12:00am. (WMATA reserves the right to remove postings without notice as ...
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...
Posting/Position Details : All WMATA posted job openings are available through 11:59 pm the night before the noted Close Date. To ensure successful submission of application applicants are encouraged to apply well before this cut-off. The noted Close Date is the date on which the posting is automatically removed from the website as of 12:00am at which time submission of an application is no longe...
Washington, DC
Company: Yoh Executive Administrative Assistant needed for a contract opportunity with Yoh's client located in Washington, DC. Top Skills You Should Possess: - Microsoft Suite and strong computer skills required. - SharePoint. What you'll be doing: - Provide administrative support to members of the government affairs team in Washington, DC - Maintain frequently changing calendars through Ou...
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. At Power Home...
Washington, DC
Job Details: BAS CONTROLS TECHNICIAN- DDC CONTROLS / BACNET / LONWORKS / MODBUS Well-respected Building Automation Company in the Baltimore/DC area seeks experienced Controls Tech to join team. Must have at least 3 years of field work servicing Control Systems using several different platforms including: BACnet / LonWorks / Modbus. Must have experience with HVAC and Electrical Control Systems Ho...
Company Confidential Washington, DC
Renowned Luxury Brand has a fantastic opportunity for an Outlet Assistant Store Manager to join their team in Washington DC. We are looking for an Outlet Assistant Store Manager to assist with all aspects of store operations to drive sales and ensure excellent customer service. The ideal Outlet Assistant Store Manager will be a passionate, performance-driven individual with a strong background in ...
Washington, DC
Manpower is looking for experienced call center reps for a long term project in Washington, DC with a government agency. • Must have previous experience in a heavy volume call center, taking in over a hundred calls a day. • Must have excellent data entry skills • Must have great customer service skills • Mush be comfortable multitasking • Position will be for at least 6 months with the potent...
Washington, DC
Description JOB OVERVIEW: With a role in the Macys Cosmetics Department, you will have the opportunity to help others look their best every day. Youll make one-on-one connections with customers to learn their sense of beauty and style, develop your artistic side through customer consultation and make-up and product application, and attain a sense of accomplishment when your skills combine with y...
Washington, DC
Description: Position Description: Energize your career with one of Healthcare's fastest growing companies. You dream of a great career with a great company where you can make an impact and help people. We dream of giving you the opportunity to do just this. And with the incredible growth of our business, it's a dream that definitely can come true. Already one of the world's leading Health...
Washington, DC
Description Job Overview: As a Gift Registry Advisor, you will be an integral part of bringing the magic of Macy's to life. Gift Registry Advisors are Macys Home Lifestyle/Gift Registry Experts who provide personalized service through direct selling, product expertise and the use of social media tools with couples, gift givers and customers. Gift Registry Advisors are essential partners in creat...
Washington, DC
Seeking Billing Specialists and Billing Supervisors for several openings in prestigious law firms in DC. Candidates must have prior billing experience in a law firm. Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite is required, in addition to experience with Elite. Good tenure is a must. Local candidates only....

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