Jobs in Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States

Elizabeth is the largest city in Union County, New Jersey. The city is made up of 12 neighborhoods including, Midtown, Bayway, Elmora, and Elizabethport. Elizabeth has a humid subtropical climate which brings hot and humid summers together with cold winters.

The city is well known for its environmentally friendly practices in terms of power, transportation, construction, and recycling, and has been listed by Popular Science as one of ‘America’s 50 Greenest Cities’.

Population of Elizabeth

Elizabeth has a population of 128,000 people. The city’s population is diverse with the racial make up being made up of 54% White, 21% African America, and the remainder being made up of Hispanic or Latino and other races. The city is largely family-orientated with over 37% of all households having children under the age of 18 living with them.

The city also has a high percentage of single parent households as well as single person households. The largest age group in Elizabeth is the age group between 25 to 44 and the median age of the population is 33.2 years.

Education in Elizabeth

The city of Elizabeth is served by the Elizabeth Public Schools District which manages 35 elementary schools, middle schools, and high schools. Additionally, there are an abundance of tertiary education options at the 192 colleges or universities that are situated within 50 miles of Elizabeth.

These colleges include: Kean University, Yeshivas Be’er Yitzchok, and CUNY College of Staten Island. Furthermore, the Elizabeth Public Library offers a sizeable catalogue of books and resources, adult resources, and children activities.

Retail Therapy and Outdoor Play

Elizabeth offers limited recreational options for visitors and residents. A highlight for locals is The Mills at Jersey Gardens, an outlet and value retail center. The Mills is the largest outlet mall in New Jersey and features over 200 stores, including: Saks Fifth Avenue, Century 21, True Religion, Michael Kors, and PUMA. The mall is also home to a 20-screen luxury theatre which features an IMAX.

An additional local favorite is Warinanco Park – a local park which offers picnic facilities, workout equipment, an outdoor running track, walking trails, a skating center, and lake. The park is popular with families on weekends and is often filled with people feeding squirrels and children playing on swing sets.

Job Opportunities in Elizabeth

Elizabeth has a high unemployment rate (6.4%) compared to the national average. Additionally, the median household income is significantly lower than the county, state, and national average. Elizabeth is home to Port Newark-Elizabeth Maine Terminal, one of the busiest ports in the nation, and Newark Liberty International Airport.

As a result, transportation is the leading industry in Elizabeth. The most common jobs held in Elizabeth are: administrative, production, sales, material moving, and transportation.

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Posting Date Apr 16, 2019Job Number 190014IUJob Category Rooms and Guest Services OperationsLocation Renaissance Newark Airport Hotel, 1000 Spring Street, Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States VIEW ON MAPBrand ...
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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 ...
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SUMMARY: The Events & Promotions Specialist assists the Special Events Manager, as well as the rest of the marketing team in creating, promoting & executing various public and private events, both on and off ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st April
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 20th April
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Summary Customer Development Manager Retail The Customer Development Manager Retail is responsible for developing and growing sales volume for retail clients in assigned territory, markets and regions through effective ...
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Position Summary AutoZone's Part-Time Retail Sales Associates drive sales through superior customer service by exceeding customer expectations and providing a WOW! Customer Service experience. While assisting customers, ...
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An Operations Supervisor is a key leader supporting the CVS Store Management team in planning and driving store execution and performance while building consumer loyalty to CVS/pharmacy through a focus on excellent ...
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Part-timeElizabeth family needs a part-time babysitter. Must love kids! Our ideal match will meet the requirements below. Get to my place, pick S. up from school across the street and then walk over to our apartment and ...
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Job DescriptionAt Wells Fargo, we want to satisfy our customers’ financial needs and help them succeed financially. We’re looking for talented people who will put our customers at the center of everything we ...
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Job Title: Tractor Trailer Driver - PM Shift - $20.85 HrJob Requisition Number: RC133651Category: Courier/Tractor-Trailer DriverJob Family: FXE-US: DriverTime Type: Full TimeCompensation: $0Locations:Elizabeth, New ...
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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 ...
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Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran Waste Management (WM), a Fortune 250 company, is the leading provider of comprehensive waste and environmental services in North America. We are strongly ...
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Job Summary: Supervises the personnel and operations of the Environmental Services department (EVS) on assigned shift. Qualifications: A high school diploma or equivalent required. Previous experience in a housekeeping, ...
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Job Title: Sr Global Vehicle Tehnician/DOT/CDL (Mechanic)Job Requisition Number: RC138114Category: OperationsJob Family: FXE-US: Vehicle MaintenanceTime Type: Full TimeWork Shift: FTN_FT2Compensation: ...
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Job Description: Relationship bankers (RBs) are located in the financial center and are responsible for assisting and educating customers on self-service banking options (for example, mobile, online, ATM) and building ...
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At Wells Fargo, we want to satisfy our customers' financial needs and help them succeed financially. We're looking for talented people who will put our customers at the center of everything we do. Join our diverse and ...
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Job ID: 434660BRAddress Line 1: 100 3rd AvenueCity: ElizabethState: New JerseyZip Code: 07206Position Status: Full-TimeGrade: DRAType of need for Driver Apprentice PositionsCityJob DescriptionPOSITION OVERVIEW:Through ...
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Part-timeLooking for a part-time caregiver for our Youth family member with Autism Spectrum Disorder in Elizabeth. Ideal match will meet the requirements below.
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Job DescriptionAt Wells Fargo, we want to satisfy our customers’ financial needs and help them succeed financially. We’re looking for talented people who will put our customers at the center of everything we ...
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Position Summary AutoZone's Full-Time Senior Retail Sales Associate drives sales through superior customer service by exceeding customer expectations and providing a WOW! Customer Service experience. While assisting ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th April