Jobs in Columbia, South Carolina, United States

The capital of South Carolina, Columbia is the second largest city in the state and is a bustling, energetic metropolis. Located almost directly in the centre of the state Columbia has good transport links all of South Carolina.

Columbia sits at the point where the Saluda River meets the Broad River. Here they become the Congaree River. Columbia is also home to the university of South Carolina, the largest and most prestigious university in the state. It is also home to Fort Jackson, which does much of the basic training for the United States army.

A Thriving Economy

Thanks to its location and prominence within the state Columbia enjoys a diversified economy. The area’s major employers include the South Carolina state government. The Palmetto Health hospital system employs a number of skilled professionals as well as administrative staff and others in minor support roles; the organisation also offers a number of training and personal development opportunities.

Additionally the headquarters of SCANA, a fortune 1000 energy company, are located Columbia’s Cayce suburb. The presence of this company is a great boost for the local economy as they employ a significant number of people.

In a completely different field of work the US Army’s largest and most active training installation, Fort Jackson, is based here. As well as directly employing a number of local people the presence of the armed forces has led to a number of businesses starting or deliberately locating themselves in Columbia to support or supply the base. This has led to a significant number of employment opportunities.

Thanks to Columbia’s central location a number of logistics and transport companies have chose to locate themselves here. The largest of these is the United parcel Services whose south-eastern regional hub is based at Columbia’s Metropolitan Airport. The presence of these companies means that there are many opportunities to be found in the logistics and transportation fields.

Columbia is also a hub for manufacturing with a diverse range of often major companies basing themselves here. These include Square D, and Signal. Several companies, including Colonial Life and Accident Insurance Company, have their global, continental or national headquarters in Columbia. This means that there are many employment opportunities to be found in a range of sectors and also many opportunities to develop your career.

A Social Hub

Columbia is home to a number of local cultural institutions. These include Town Theatre, the country’s oldest community theatre, art house Nickelodeon Theatre and the Workshop Theatre of South Carolina. The South Carolina State Museum and the Columbia Museum of Art are also both based in South Carolina. There are also a number of orchestras, choirs and societies operating in the city. All these institutions are well supported by the residents of Columbia.

Columbia also has a number of well-maintained outdoor spaces where you can enjoy outdoor concerts, picnics, festivals or nature trails. The region’s most popular park is Finlay Park which hosts many festivals, celebrations and events every year.

Thanks to the presence of the University of South Carolina Columbia enjoys an active social scene. There are many popular clubs, concert venues and restaurants offering something for every taste.

Columbia’s central location and diverse economy means that it is becoming an increasingly popular place to live and work. A good cost of living combined with ample opportunities to further your career means that once you locate to Columbia you may never want to leave.

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Sanitation Worker - 19000692 Basic Purpose-Responsible for the cleaning and maintenance of division building and related property. This job description also serves for Janitor and Sanitation. With some modification is ...
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Seeking a nanny/baby sitter near Columbia or Winnsboro for 1 child 8-month-old baby boy. Hoping you can start Feb 25. would like to meet with you week of 18th to see how comfortable A is with you.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
No pets, I could use some initial cleaning and organizer help.... then light housekeeping 1 or 2 times a month. Services Needed: Bathroom Cleaning, Kitchen Cleaning, General Room Cleaning, Organization (beyond standard ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th 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 19th 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 19th February
The CoreValve Therapy Development Specialist provides technical, clinical, educational and sales support to ensure safe adoption and growth of the Medtronic CoreValve System and future catheter-based therapy ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 12th February
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**158130BR** **Title:** DISTRICT MANAGER **Division:** Corporate **Job Description:** **Being a DM at Dollar Tree means:** + Analyzing district sales results and trends to achieve sales increases and maximize sales + ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th February
Columbia family needs a full-time pet sitter for 2 dogs. Must love animals! Our ideal match will meet the requirements below.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
We need a nanny to take care of 1 child in Columbia. Animal lovers please apply (we have pets)! Responsibilities would include meal prep. A car is not provided - please have your own. Looking for a caregiver for my ...
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Sysco Associate Apply - Click HereCompany: Sysco ColumbiaLocation: US-SC-ColumbiaZip Code: 29209Minimum Level of Education: Bachelor's DegreeMinimum Years of Experience: 6Position Type: ExemptTravel Percentage: Up ...
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I am looking for someone to take my 3-year-old to program and sign him in each day, Monday-Friday. His drop off is anytime between 7:45-8:00 a.m.
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$50,000 annual target Position acts as the primary store-level sales person to large format accounts such as supermarkets and Mass Merchant accounts. Is responsible for providing selling and merchandising service to ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
We need a nanny for our 3 children in Columbia. And we're looking now! Some light tidying up would be part of our caregiver's responsibilities. Some help preparing meals would be ideal. We require that you have your own ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th February
Join us in the big leagues! AT&T is a world leader in communications, business solutions, and entertainment. As part of our Business Sales teams, you'll work with small to large enterprises and government agencies ...
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7265 - Columbia - 555 Jamil Rd, Columbia, South Carolina, 29210 CarMax, the way your career should be! Provide an iconic customer experience At CarMax, we make selling a car an easy and convenient process for our ...
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We are genuine in our belief that sports make people better and so are you! Immerse yourself in a workplace that loves to be active and lives the brand. Associates joining our team have an opportunity to be a part of ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February