Jobs in Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

Jobs in Albuquerque

As the most populous city in the state of New Mexico, Albuquerque occupies the 60th position in the group of largest US metropolitan areas.  With the city’s varied spread of attractions comprising arts galleries, theaters, museums, culture and historical centers, there is an extensive selection of tourist sites.

Albuquerque is the economic hub of New Mexico presenting diverse crucial sectors such as trade, manufacturing, agriculture, research and development and government. There are over 700 manufacturing companies in the city producing a wide range of items from electronic products to scientific instruments and machine tools and hardware.

Opportunities in Albuquerque

A total of 370, 270 jobs exists in the city within different sectors. However, some areas dominate in the availability of jobs. The dominant job types are mainly service related. The most common job type in Albuquerque has been denoted as the Retail Salesperson occupation, with 14, 640 people employed. Following in its wake is the Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers including the Fast Food industry which hires 9, 940 people. These two job types present with average annual earnings in the range of $21,680 – $17,810. For the low to mid skilled class, there is a higher tendency of finding a job in the above areas mentioned.

According to Carol Wight, the CEO of New Mexico Restaurant Association, due to the population influx in Albuquerque, service-related jobs such as ones provided in restaurants create 50-150 job opportunities when they are newly opened.

Other professional and office related jobs in the majority include nursing, school teaching from the elementary to secondary levels, electronic and civil engineering, legal practice, computer programming, real estate, media and advertising, pharmacy, etc. These categories feature a higher earning average depending on your level of qualification and experience.

The largest employers in Albuquerque are a combination of government and independent companies comprising: Kirtland Air Force Base, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque Public Schools, Lovelace–Sandia Health System, Intel Corporation, Wal-Mart Stores Inc., etc.

Government Service Related Jobs

If you have a personal interest to work as a firefighter, you should watch out for open enrollment periods on the city of Albuquerque government’s website and also sign up for the open enrollment notification so as to stay abreast of the employment opportunities. For the Albuquerque police force, you can access open positions after registration. You will have to go through a series of written and physical tests in combination with a background investigation and medical examination in order to secure employment in these government service niches.

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Description: As a Logistics Flow Team Member, you are responsible for unloading, moving and stocking freight which can range from a wide variety of items across all departments in a Target store. This job is fast-paced ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by providing legendary customer service to all customers. This job creates the Starbucks Experience for our customers by providing customers with ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st February
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by assisting the store manager in executing store operations during scheduled shifts.This job deploys partners and delegates tasks so that partners ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st February
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by assisting the store manager in executing store operations during scheduled shifts.This job deploys partners and delegates tasks so that partners ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st February
Child has autism and visual impairment. Additional needs include pick up / drop off, having a reliable car and a non-smoker. Looking for a caregiver for my 3-year-old daughter.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 12th February
The Material Program Manager (MPM) will be responsible for providing the supply chain voice within the Program, be a strong leader with the ability to effectively communicate and influence the Raytheon Albuquerque ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th February
We need a babysitter for our 2 children in Albuquerque. And we're looking now! Seeking someone to handle meal preparation. We require that you have your own car. Looking for a caregiver for my infant son and 4-year-old ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st February
We need hands-on care to take care of my father in Rio Rancho. Please be willing to do light housekeeping. We ask that you handle transportation as needed.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th February
Part-timeAlbuquerque family needs a part-time nanny. Must love kids! Our ideal match will meet the requirements below. About the family: Play sports. We do have pets, so please consider that when applying. We ask that ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th February
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by providing legendary customer service to all customers. This job creates the Starbucks Experience for our customers by providing customers with ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st February
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by providing legendary customer service to all customers. This job creates the Starbucks Experience for our customers by providing customers with ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st February
We are looking for a great babysitter for 2 children in Albuquerque. We would prefer someone who could help out with light housekeeping, meal preparation and homework help. We would prefer a babysitter who has their own ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th February
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Need help with 6th grade math
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st February
I'm looking for a great nanny for 2 children.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th February
We need a babysitter to take care of my children in Albuquerque. Some light housekeeping is required. Please be comfortable with pets. We require that you have your own car.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th February
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POSITION PROFILE Provides operations functions in one or all of the following areas: operates high volume duplicating equipment, performs associated copying tasks, ships and receives product and supplies, sorts, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st February
We need a babysitter for our 1 child in Albuquerque. And we're looking now!
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
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Description: Target is one of the world's most recognized brands and one of America's leading retailers. Guests know Target stays on top of technology trends and always has the latest gadgets in store. You know that the ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st February
Seeking a nanny near Albuquerque for 3 children. Hoping you can start within weeks! Comfortable With Pets: I have three super sweet dogs. Pick-up or Drop-off: I'm looking for someone to help transport my kids FROM ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st February
What does a Best Buy Asset Protection Associate do? At Best Buy our mission is to leverage the unique talents and passions of our employees to inspire, delight, and enrich the lives our customers through technology and ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st February