Jobs in Eugene, Oregon, United States

Sitting at the southern end of the Willamette Valley near the McKenzie and Willamette rivers is the city of Eugene. It is also about 80km from the Oregon coast. Home to both the University of Oregon and Lane Community College Eugene is noted for its natural environment, focus on the arts and recreational opportunities- running, rafting, kayaking and cycling are all common pastimes. Known as Track Town USA Eugene is where Nike Corporation was formed.

Initially growing up around the timber industry, as well as associated logistical enterprises Eugene has, since the 1980’s attracted a number of high tech industries to the area.

An Increasingly Diverse Economy

The largest employer in Eugene is PeaceHealth Medical Group. As well as directly employing a number of scientists, researchers and administrative staff the presence of the company also supports a number of other businesses and enterprises. The University of Oregon and the Eugene School District are also significant employers.

One of the largest industries in the area is that concerning wood products manufacturing. The timber industry has long been a part of Eugene’s economy and a great number of jobs still rely on it today. Another significant employer is the recreational vehicle manufacturing sector.

Away from manufacturing I-Mart and Market of Choice are both headquartered in Eugene employing a significant number of people, as does Emporium Department Stores. The largest distributor of organic fruits and vegetables in the northwest, the Organically Grown Company, also employs a number of people in Eugene. Many others find employment in similar, smaller agricultural and food processing related businesses.

Meanwhile Eclectic Products, Burley Design LLC and Green gear Cycling also employ a number of people in the Eugene area. The increasingly modern economic foundation led to Eugene, in 2012, being christened the Silicon Shire.

A Great City For the Arts And Outdoors

Eugene has a significant population of people in pursuit of alternative ideas as well as a large original hippie population. The counterculture that emerged in the 1960’s continues to thrive in the area and has helped to establish Eugene’s vibrant social tapestry. Today the city of Eugene is a leading promoter of sexual and racial equality.

In 2005, the city chose to start branding itself as the “World’s Greatest City for the Arts & Outdoors”. This is because Eugene has a vibrant arts community for a city its size, and is well situated near many outdoor opportunities. Today Eugene brands itself: “A Great City for the Arts & Outdoors.” Many people travel to enjoy the recreational opportunities that Eugene has to offer. This sector is increasingly becoming an important player in the city’s economy.

Eugene is also home to many small natural food stores as well as some of the oldest student cooperatives in the country, and alternative schools have been part of the school district since 1971. The old Grower’s Market, downtown near the Amtrak depot, is the only food cooperative in the U.S. with no employees. In 2006, an initiative began to create a tenant-run development process for downtown Eugene.

Eugene is also home to many annual events such as Mount Pisgah Arboretum’s Wildflower Festival, the Oregon Festival of American Music and the lane County Fair. In addition to this Eugene also houses a number of museums, performing arts organisations and music venues. The city’s visual arts community supports over 20 private galleries and several organizations, including Maude Kerns Art Center. A number of professional sports teams also operate in the city.

Eugene is one of Oregon’s best-kept secrets. As well as plentiful employment opportunities it is home to a vibrant social scene and a diverse and inclusive community. Thanks to the relatively low cost of living and high standard of life on offer many people are choosing to live in Eugene.

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Department Manager**at the following location(s):**COBURG, PEARL ST (31843) - COBURG, OR**Description:**Department Manager - McDonald's company-owned and independent Owner-Operator restaurants are staffed by great ...
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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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# Bookseller \- Part\-Time## **Location****OR \- Eugene \- Eugene \- 2978**## **Classification****Part\-Time**## **Description****As a Bookseller, you sell all our products and deliver world\-class customer service ...
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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, ...
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Overview: Personal Bankers at Wells Fargo are focused on building lifelong relationships with customers. Successful bankers demonstrate a genuine interest and ask questions to understand what’s important to them ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th April
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 23rd 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 23rd April
Works with Relationship Manager to manage assigned customer relationships and loan portfolios. Analyzes financial data and prepares comprehensive written analyses. Analyzes portfolio credit quality and assists ...
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Now Brewing – Future Leaders! #tobeapartner Starbucks is known for developing extraordinary people who drive business success by doing the right thing for partners (employees), customers and communities – ...
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Driver/Courier - Eugene, OR req24381 Schedule: Monday - Friday - 16:00 - 00:30Shuttle to Portland and pack with a few stops before departing. Summary: The Route Service Representative (RSR) is the face of Quest ...
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Part-timeLooking for a part-time caregiver for our Youth family member with Diabetes in Eugene. Ideal match will meet the requirements below.
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Eugene home needs a full-time house cleaner. Ideal match will meet the requirements below. Bathroom Cleaning Kitchen Cleaning General Room Cleaning
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The Financial Professional position is a client-based role where you are in business for yourself, but not by yourself. As a Financial Professional with New York life you will guide individuals, families and businesses ...
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WELCOME TO SHERWIN-WILLIAMS Sherwin-Williams is the largest paints and coatings company in the world. With $15.8 billion in sales, more than 4,100 stores, and 140 manufacturing and distribution centers worldwide. Our ...
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**Summary****Retail Project Merchandising Part Time**The foundation of retail is built with strong displays for consumers to easily spot thebrand names and quality products they love. Help increase sales of premium ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 23rd 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 23rd April
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Eugene family needs a full-time pet sitter for 1 dog, 1 cat. Must love animals! Our ideal match will meet the requirements below. Non-smoker
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Part-timeAs the Omnichannel Associate you are accountable for contributing to profitable sales growth by executing Enterprise Fulfillment and jcp.com activities and strategies to include Customer Service & Sales, ...
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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 ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 23rd April