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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Overall Purpose: Advanced level direct sales position, this role generates existing and/or new sales to customers for delivery of ATT products/services/systems and solutions to solve customers strategic business ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th June
Overall Purpose: Advanced level direct sales position, this role generates existing and/or new sales to customers for delivery of ATT products/services/systems and solutions to solve customers strategic business ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th June
Overall Purpose: Advanced level direct sales position, this role generates existing and/or new sales to customers for delivery of ATT products/services/systems and solutions to solve customers strategic business ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center
Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center at our Davenport, IA location has a Driver position open in our Inventory Management Distribution department. This position is responsible for routine deliveries of blood and ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 10th June
The Horizon Group
The ideal candidate might have- A history in construction or construction management.- Knowledge of construction terminology.- Have a good understanding of how to read architectural drawings / blue prints.- May have ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 10th June
Alorica
Join Us Today for ON THE SPOT JOB OFFERS!!!Earn up to $12.00 Per HourMonday-Friday between 9:00am-3pm250 E. 90th Street Davenport, IAJOB SUMMARY Your mission (should you choose to accept it) is to offer customer support ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 11th June
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Hy-Vee
Job Title: Asian Department Clerk FLSA: Non-ExemptDepartment: Asian Revision Date: 05/2018General Function: As an Asian Department Clerk, this position will be responsible for filling customer orders, handling food in a ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 11th June
UNIT DIRECTOR, EVS new Add to Favorites
Compass Group, North America
*Posted Date:* Jun 11, 2019*Crothall Healthcare* is a Compass One Company that provides specialized, high-quality, innovative, and responsive support services exclusively to the healthcare industry. Crothall serves many ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th June
POSITION SUMMARY: AutoZone's Part-Time Auto Parts Delivery Driver performs work in the operation of a vehicle to assure safe delivery of parts to and from commercial customers. In addition, this AutoZoner will be ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th June
Manager, Production new Add to Favorites
ESP International
The Production Manager is responsible for creating operational strategies that set the focus and control resource allocations for all Production activities. He/she directs and controls all activities in accordance with ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th June
**Job Description:**The Merchandising Service Associate is primarily responsible for completing all assigned merchandising reset and service related projects accurately, on time, and in accordance with merchandising and ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th June
Handicapped Development Center
Under the direction of Employment Services Program Director and HDC Enterprises Sales/Operations Director, this full-time position will develop new business and maintain and grow existing business for Employment ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 10th June
Body Shop Technician new Add to Favorites
Twin Bridges Truck City
SummaryRepairs damaged body parts and bodies of vehicles in accordance with factory and dealership specifications and time standards.Essential DutiesRepairs vehicles per estimate and according to manufacturer ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th June
Davenport - IMD Associate new Add to Favorites
MVRBC
Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center (MVRBC) is the exclusive provider of blood products and services to 88 hospitals in Illinois, Iowa, Missouri and Wisconsin. The Blood Center is based in Davenport, Iowa, where ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th June
Utility Traffic & Restoration Inc.
Utility Traffic & Restoration, Inc. is now accepting applications for the following union positions:Restoration Laborers & Operators that possess a Class A CDL:ConcreteAsphaltSoft Surface/LawnRestoration ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th June
Cobham is seeking an Instructional Designer / eLearning Developer who will support online, offline, and classroom training delivery from course assignments to preparation, distribution, and retrieval of class materials. ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th June
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Days Inn
Laundry Attendant to do Basic Duties include Sorting, loading washer and dryer and folding Towels and Sheets Promptly.Daytime hours. Typical Start Time is Noon, until approximately 4pm, base on business needs.Flexible ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th June
Account Services Coordinator new Add to Favorites
Community Health Care Inc
CHC has an excellent opportunity to provide leadership to the Account Services Team. This full-time position reports directly to the CFO and coordinates activities related to increased cash flow and reduced Accounts ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th June
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Amhof Trucking Inc.
Tractor trailer mechanics, we're talking to you! Trained heavy truck, trailer, or diesel techs, Amhof Trucking is hiring fleet mechanics! Amhof has the benefits that matter to you: a competitive wage, an incentive ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 11th June
Goodman Networks
Goodman Networks offers a complete family of solutions to wireless carriers, OEMs, backhaul service providers, and enterprise customers. Additionally, our Field Services division is a valued partner of DIRECTV ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 11th June