Last week, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that unemployment dropped to 8.5 percent in December, and 200,000 jobs were added. This is good news, but there’s still plenty of work to do, and the Republican candidates have made the economy and job creation focal points of their campaigns.
While we wait to see the outcome of today’s primary, take a look at this week’s round up of companies hiring.
1. American Management Services
Sample job titles: field sales manager, inside sales, business coordinator
2. Astellas Pharma US Inc.
Industry: pharmaceutical, health care
Sample job titles: senior medical director, regional sales manager, pharmaceutical sales, associate director, senior scientist
3. BrightStar Care
Industry: health care
Sample job titles: certified nursing assistant, caregiver, registered nurse, licensed practical nurse, licensed vocational nurse, director of nursing, sales, branch manager, staffing
4. Charming Shoppes Inc. (Lane Bryant, Lane Bryant Outlets, Fashion Bug, Figis, etc.)
Industry: retail, clothing
Sample job titles: payroll analysts, merchandise planners, replenishment analysts, product developers, director level IT positions
5. Mattress Firm Inc.
Sample job titles: sales manager in training, sales associate, store manager, assistant store manager, operations manager, warehouse associates
6. Smith Transport
Sample job titles: class A CDL truck drivers
7. State Farm
Sample job titles: insurance and financial services agent
Industry: Health care
Sample job titles: physical therapist, occupational therapist, speech-language pathologist, physical therapist assistant, certified occupational therapy assistant
9. Town Sports International (New York Sports Club, Boston Sports Club, Philadelphia Sports Club, Washington Sports Club)
Sample job titles: personal trainers, membership sales consultants, fitness managers, general managers, assistant general managers
10. Visium Resources
Sample job titles: architectural designer, C++/embedded Linux developer