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West Virginia Employment Information


West Virginia Overview


Thanks to energy resources and a fairly constant government presence, the West Virginia job market and economy remained relatively stable during the recession compared with other states. Most West Virginia communities have stabilized and are rebounding.

West Virginia Job Opportunities


Strong demand for coal, the discovery of shale gas in some regions and new drilling technologies are fueling the West Virginia energy sector. Along with gas and coal production, West Virginia career opportunities revolve around aerospace, biometrics, the chemical and plastics industries, and technology and research supported by West Virginia University and Marshall University. With a workforce of 800,000, the Mountain State claims to have one of the lowest employee turnover rates in the country.

The government sector accounts for more than 20 percent of jobs in West Virginia, followed by the trade, transportation and utilities and education/health services sectors. Most industries have been reporting job expansion in 2012 with the construction, education/health services, professional/business services, and leisure and hospitality industries showing the strongest percentage job gains.

West Virginia Employment Trends


West Virginia job conditions are positive. The unemployment rate, which peaked at 8.5 percent in 2010, had fallen to the 7-percent range by the first half of 2012. West Virginia payrolls have shown positive growth through most of 2011 and into 2012. Online hiring continues to show strong job gains in 2012.

Moody’s Analytics expects employment in West Virginia to increase 1.6 percent between Q2 2012 and Q2 2013, higher than 1.3 percent growth expected in the US job supply during that time.
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The Hunter Family of Companies Heavy-Duty Diesel Technician Wheeling, WV The Hunter Family of Companies (Hunter Truck Sales & Service, Hunter Keystone Peterbilt, Hunter Truck Center, and Hunter Idealease) is a family owned and operated network of dealerships that has demonstrated consistent revenue growth for over 75 years. Hunter is the largest truck dealer in the Northeast with a proven track...
Follow the Leader in the Home Healthcare Industry! Let us be Your Road to Success Rotech is seeking dedicated a Patient Service Technician-Local Delivery Driver who wants to be part of a company who makes a difference in patient’s lives. We are looking for a self-motivated, energetic, and caring individual who will perform deliveries, provide services and ensure patients understand instructions ...
Restaurant Assistant General Manager: At TA/Petro, a growing national Fortune 500 company, we’ve made a huge investment in the future. But for it to really pay off, we need to hire people who share our commitment. We’re looking for people who are dedicated to improving the quality of life on the road for professional drivers and the traveling public. We need people who understand the importance ...
DENTAL ASSISTANT Meals Family Dentistry in Martinsburg, WV is seeking a DENTAL ASSISTANT for our patient focused and progressive practice. Consider joining our team if you are looking for a friendly work environment, excellent pay, and a comprehensive benefits package. Our office utilizes state of the art equipment, providing you the latest technology andtools to provide outstanding p...
St. John's Home for Children, a 12 bed Residential program for boys age 8-14 has the following regular FULL-TIME opening. Full time positions includes industry competitive wage, health insurance, retirement, paid time off and holidays. See qualifications & position/job descriptions at: www.stjohnshomefor children.org. Youth Care Worker Provide care, supervision and treatment of youth age 8-14 i...
Mineral Wells, WV, 26150
Job Description: This position contributes to the success of the Pepsi Beverages Company by leading a team of frontline employees to deliver orders to key customers in a fast-paced direct store delivery environment. Major Tasks, Key Responsibilities and Key Accountabilities: Manage a group of 15-20 delivery drivers (CDL qualified) Answer Field customer calls regarding deliveries and ensure 100...
*TOP JOB* JOURNEYMEN LINEWORKERS MonPower-Fairmont, WV Position will be based throughout the Mon Power territory at multiple locations in West Virginia. Position requires shift work, overtime and call-out response. Duties/ Responsibilities Under general supervision, engages in any work of construction, maintenance and repair of transmission and distribution lines. Education Requirements ...
Company Confidential Kingwood, WV, 26537
Automotive technician needed. New Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, Ram dealer coming soon. Hiring for all positions. Full time, great work environment, flexible schedules, 4 day work week. Send resume to email in this ad....
*TOP JOB* ELECTRICIAN AND PLC ELECTRICIAN FULL-TIME Tunnel Ridge Mine located in Triadelphia, WV currently has two positions available at their Prep Plan location in Short Creek, WV. Electrician Coal Preparation Plant/ Surface Successful candidate must have the following: *Current Electrical Certification *Familiar with coal preparation process *WV Safety Sensitive card PLC/Electrician ...
You know how to communicate with customers to find out what they need—and what solutions can fill those needs. Our dedicated Sales professionals receive award-winning training so they can present our game-changing technologies, products and services to the world. Responsibilities About Verizon Wireless We believe in the power of technology to solve just about anything. And we've put our sharpest...
Kanawha City, WV, 25304
West Virginia Medical Institute and Quality Insights (WVMI/QI) is searching for an experienced Accounts Payable Manager. The Accounts Payable Manager position is responsible for managing the operations and activities of a centralized accounts payable function that supports a holding company and multiple state level corporations with numerous federal, state and private contracts and grants. The suc...
UPS Freight Truckload is hiring individuals to work as Full-time Flatbed Dedicated OTR Drivers. This position involves the driving of a tractor-trailer for the over-the-road delivery of freight to two or more locations. Dedicated drivers are primarily assigned to run freight for one customer, and may be assigned to an operation based at a specific customer location. These drivers are normally on t...
One of the largest oilfield services companies, Weatherford operates in more than 100 countries and employs more than 70,000 people worldwide. With a product and service portfolio that spans the life cycle of a well— well construction, formation evaluation, completion and production— and a robust research and development effort, we are well positioned to meet the ever-evolving needs of the oil and...
UPS Freight Truckload is hiring individuals to work as Full-time Dedicated OTR Dry Van Drivers. This position involves the driving of a tractor-trailer for the over-the-road delivery of freight to two or more locations. Dedicated drivers are primarily assigned to run freight for one customer, and may be assigned to an operation based at a specific customer location. These drivers are normally on t...
Special Metals Corporation is looking for a dynamic Production Supervisor to join our team in Huntington, WV. SMC offers an outstanding wage and benefit package, along with true opportunities for career growth. If you're looking to take your talent to a company that values your efforts and innovation, your search stops here. Here's what we're looking for! BASIC FUNCTIONS: This position is respo...
HEDGESVILLE, WV, 25427
UPS Freight Truckload is hiring individuals to work as Full-time Dedicated OTR Dry Van Drivers. This position involves the driving of a tractor-trailer for the over-the-road delivery of freight to two or more locations. Dedicated drivers are primarily assigned to run freight for one customer, and may be assigned to an operation based at a specific customer location. These drivers are normally on t...
UPS Freight Truckload is hiring individuals to work as Full-time Flatbed Dedicated OTR Drivers. This position involves the driving of a tractor-trailer for the over-the-road delivery of freight to two or more locations. Dedicated drivers are primarily assigned to run freight for one customer, and may be assigned to an operation based at a specific customer location. These drivers are normally on t...
Worldwide leader in the manufacture of underground mining machinery has immediate openings for experienced mobile equipment design engineers. Salary will be commensurate based on applicable experience. Strong background in structural design, applied hydraulics and project management preferred. Knowledge in robotics engineering and equipment operation desirable. Bachelor of Science in Engineering...
UPS Freight is hiring individuals to work as Full-Time Road Drivers. This position involves the driving of a tractor-trailer for the over-the-road delivery of freight to two or more service centers and then returning to the original domicile. Road Drivers must pass a DOT physical and successfully pass a road test. Qualified applicants must have a valid Class A Commercial Drivers’ License with Haz...
Adecco is currently recruiting for experienced Customer Service Representatives for one of Charleston?s newest provider of medical transportstion. Candidates must be able to adapt to the customers needs with a positive attitude and high level of customer service while taking inbound customer calls and providing resolution to question and concerns. This is for a long-term temporary to hire opportun...

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