Jobs in Erie, Pennsylvania, United States

Erie is a scenic city sitting on the banks of Lake Erie in northwest Pennsylvania. It is located almost equidistant from Buffalo and Cleveland to the east and west respectively. The city is teeming with cultural and recreational attractions as well as numerous other places of interest. It is a former Gem City currently referred to as the Flagship city due the presence of Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry’s Flagship, the U.S Brig Niagara, in the city. Located on Snow Belt, it is the Commonwealth’s only port city on the Great Lakes.

A Gem of a City

Erie, Pennsylvania is a gem of a city to say the least. It is a wonderful tourist destination especially in summer. The proximity of the city to Lake Erie along with other great Lakes makes it an ideal location for fishing, boating, and swimming. The Presque Isle State Park, locally known as the Peninsula, is a great place to be in summers. In the park, you can just stroll along the lake or go for bike riding. You can also go for kayaking and explore the lagoon or search for majestic beach glasses. You can also have spectacular views of the city if you head to nearby hiking trails.

The city also offers 7 miles of pristine beaches, world-class sunsets, amusement parks, theaters, wineries, downhill skiing and a number of arts and cultural venues. The city also has a rich history in sports as it is home to many NBA-D League Baseball, OHL Hockey and AA Baseball teams. A racehorse track and numerous casinos are other prominent attractions in the city. Over 4 million people visit Erie every summer for water recreation and other activities. Therefore, tourism is emerging as an important economic sector in the city as well.

A Major Manufacturing Hub

Historically, Erie has been a big manufacturing hub in the area. Manufacturing is still the most prominent economic sector incorporating many small industries and business. The city is home to top 4 plastic manufacturing companies in the United States. In fact, factories in the city carry out 10% of total plastic injection molding in United States. The city manufactures almost 150 different types of products including diesel engines, turbines, meters, boilers and locomotives.

Some of the large national and international financial organizations and banks have their corporate headquarters in Erie. Some of these organizations include Marquette Savings Bank, Erie Insurance Group and Lord Corporation. Erie City School District and the Erie City are other large employers in the city.

Erie also has a growing biofuel, environmental research, retail and healthcare sectors. Shopping centers of Erie attract customers from surrounding states and Canada. Erie also features some of the largest hospitals in the region in addition with a number of telemarketing companies including Agility Marketing, Alpha Telemarketing of Pennsylvania and Dialamerica Marketing, Inc.

Conclusion

Erie is an outstanding city to live and work thanks to its natural beauty, history and strong, diversified economy. It has won numerous prestigious awards such as All America City Award and the Gem City Award. Living and housing in the city is cheap. It has an exceptional school system and job opportunities abound as well, making it rather easy for you to effortlessly settle in this picturesque city.

United States Pennsylvania Erie
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What you’ll be doing... As a Verizon Retail Sales Representative, or what we like to call a Solution Specialist, you'll help our customers understand and love the products we sell. Utilizing your unique talents, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th June
Offroad Express Rt 8
Offroad Express on Rt 8 in Erie is currently seeking a Motorcycle/ATV/Snowmobile/Watercraft salesperson to add to our staff. This is a great opportunity to earn commissions selling the best brands available. A qualified ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
LU 12 JATC
This is an entry level apprentice position in the Sheet Metal Workers apprenticeship program. Position is for the Butler and Northern Counties of Western Pa. Must bring the willingness to work and learn. Being on time ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th June
HBKS Wealth Advisors
HBKS Wealth Advisors seeks a Retirement Plan Services Unit Supervisor to work with the firm's clients sponsoring defined contribution plans such as 401(k)s on a national basis. A qualified candidate could be based in ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th June
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Churchill Downs Inc.
The Manager of Security provides overall direction and leadership to the Security Department, while ensuring compliance with PGCB rules and regulations, PLCB rules and regulations, PHRC rules and regulations and Presque ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 10th June
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Journeys
COMPANY OVERVIEWJourneys is a leader in the teen specialty retail scene, with more than 800 stores in all 50 states, Puerto Rico and Canada. Journeys uses fashion savvy and merchandising science to keep in step with the ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 8th June
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UPMC
UPMC2,616 reviews-Erie, PA 16550$12.93 - $19.68 an hour -  TemporaryThis position will have flexible shifts and hours with no mandated holidays. It will be required to work one weekend per pay.Purpose: ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 11th June
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Cathedral Preparatory School-Villa Maria Academy
Cathedral Preparatory School is an all-boys Catholic college preparatory campus grades 9-12 and Villa Maria Academy is an all-girls Catholic college preparatory campus grades 9-12. Cathedral Preparatory School and Villa ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 10th June
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STEM Solutions & Consultants, LLC
Local industrial distributor is seeking a solution minded individual with experience in industrial controls. This specialist will work closely with the inside and outside sales departments as well as with our customers ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th June
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Applebee's - Peach Street
SUMMARYWelcome all guests to the restaurant in a friendly and hospitable manner, exceeding guests’ expectations. Greeting and seating all guests in a professional manner.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th June
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Knox McLaughlin Gornall & Sennett PC
KNOX McLAUGHLIN GORNALL & SENNETT, P.C.JOB DESCRIPTIONJOB TITLE:Administrative AssistantFLSA STATUS:Non-ExemptDIVISION:VariousSUPERVISORS:Assigned Attorney(s)/ Chief Administrative OfficerSUMMARY: Under general ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th June
Agility, BPS
BILINGUAL CUSTOMER SERVICE AGENTAgility BPS is a nationally recognized provider of business and customer relationship management (CRM) services, specializing in a highly professional approach to direct marketing and ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th June
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StopnGO2
Working with StopnGo2 you will be helping customers finding the perfect phone and plans that fit the customers needs. You will also be processing payment and filling coolers. We are a multi-faced store with many ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th June
Barber National Institute
Job Description Enjoy a fulfilling career as a guiding force for treating individuals in the Behavioral Health Rehabilitation Service program. Work in collaboration with other members of a treatment team to assess ...
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Men's Wearhouse
RETAIL SALES ASSOCIATE FINE TAILORED CAREERS Every day is a day to make somebody smile at Men’s Wearhouse, a division of Tailored Brands. We help people love how they look by providing a convenient, one-of-a-kind ...
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UPMC
UPMC Hamot is currently hiring a part-time Office Assistant for their Tri-State Neurological office. This individual will be responsible for making and scheduling patient appointments in an efficient and timely manner. ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 8th June
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SpringHill Suites Erie
Serving up daily smiles and ensuring a great start to every guests’ morning! Food Service Team Member: The Breakfast Host is responsible for the planning, safe preparation and service of hot and cold foods to ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
COUNTY OF ERIE, PENNSYLVANIA
COUNTY OF ERIE, PENNSYLVANIA-Erie, PA 16501$16.17 an hourPOSTING DATE: MAY 23, 2019 CLOSING DATE: JUNE 7, 2019TITLE: JUDGE’S SECRETARY GRADE: NB09DEPARTMENT: COURT ADMINISTRATION BARGAINING UNIT: ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 8th June
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Engineered Plastics LLC
Supervise plastic recycling business. Responsible for production output across 3 shifts. Knowledge of plastics a plus. Work with temp agencies to staff, help with customer contact in selling product, lead staff in ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th June
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 June