Jobs in Davenport, Iowa, United States

Davenport, Iowa – “Iowa’s Front Porch” is located in the Quad Cities area on the border with Illinois. A home of more than 126.000 predominantly white residents, the city is a major urban, cultural, and production center. Sprawled on the western banks of Mississippi River and in the heart of the so called “corn belt”. The city offers many job opportunities in both blue-collar and white-collar sectors.

Besides the production of corn, Davenport attracts jobseekers with a diversified job market in branches such as administrative support, food, serving, education, construction and transportation. Additionally, the low costs of living and the high quality education truly make the city a highly sought-after destination.

However, in the past the city has encountered some troubles with frequent flooding due to its proximity to Mississippi River – but the local government has successfully tackled the issue.

The Economy of Iowa’s Front Porch

Davenport’s economy revolves around manufacturing. John Deere and Rock Island Arsenal are cities largest employers, providing jobs formore than 8.000 workers. The city’s economy also has a strong presence in healthcare with Genesis Health Systems and Trinity Regional Health System, employing more than 6.000 workers.

With an unemployment rate of 5.90% and median household income of more than 45.000$, the city’s statistics are somewhat below the national average.

Furthermore, Davenport also offers diverse job market with opportunities in finance, management, education, extraction, retail and administration.

Living in Davenport

Davenport has been ranked in the top 20 cities with most affordable housing. This in turn, significantly pushes the costs of living, making Davenport an attractive destination for professionals and jobseekers who are looking to move to a medium sized urban center. The city has a rich cultural scene and is the host of Bix Fest music festival and Bix 7 road race.

The city’s well developed infrastructure offers its residents a quick and convenient commute, unburdened by congestion. Several state and interstate highways connect the city with the surrounding metro areas. Davenport Community School District offers high quality education and with median age 35, it’s a perfect place for those jobseekers who wish to establish or raise a family.

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Davenport family needs a full-time nanny. Must love kids! Our ideal match will meet the requirements below. We do have pets, so please consider that when applying. A car is not provided - please have your own.
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**Job Number** 19000ABE **Job Category** Housekeeping & Laundry **Location** Courtyard Bettendorf Quad Cities, Bettendorf, Iowa VIEW ON MAP **Brand** Courtyard by Marriott **Schedule** Part-time **Position Type** ...
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We need someone to give our 2 dogs a potty break at midday during the week in Davenport. Please see below for responsibilities, schedule and more. This is really just letting them out to their fenced area - no walk ...
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Seeking a nanny near Davenport for 3 children. Hoping you can start immediately! Animal lovers please apply (we have pets)! You'll be responsible for pickups and drop-offs.
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Our field-based Software Sales Specialists are experienced business development professionals who are equally adept at delivering new revenueandevangelizing to channel partners to drive sales results through others. Our ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st February