Jobs in Lewiston, Maine, United States

After Portland, Lewiston is the largest city in Maine. The city lies across River Androscoggin. Once a major textile center, Lewiston is evolving into a manufacturing and service-oriented economy. Furthermore, the city prides itself on being a diverse ethnic area. The city has the largest French-speaking population in the country.

Economy and employment

The city’s economy is based on service-based businesses that account for about $4.1 billion of the GDP. Technology firms are also setting base in the city. The unemployment rate is about 3.8%, and the average income is about $36,696. However, with continuous growth in key sectors of the city’s economy, jobs are projected to grow.

The town’s largest employer is the Central Maine Medical Center. The hospital is an appropriate working place for both professional health practitioners and interns. Other top employers are St. Mary’s Health System and TD Bank. The list below shows major industries in Lewiston and the percentage representation of employees in the entire city.

  • Wholesale and retail- 19%
  • Education, health and social services- 13.9%
  • Manufacturing- 16.2%
  • Construction- 13.8%
  • Financial and insurance services- 4.2%

Cost of living

The cost of living in Lewiston is relatively high considering the cost of purchasing basic amenities is more than the country’s average. Health services are also highly- priced. Housing, on the other hand, is much cheaper. Homes are valued at an average price of $147,500. If you opt to rent an apartment, you should expect to pay an average rent of about $684. It’s therefore mandatory that you discuss with your employer you average pay to ensure you capable of sustaining yourself in this city.

Arts and Culture

Arts and culture hold an important place in the hearts of the locals. The Franco center, established in 2000, is a performing arts center that organizes Franco- American events and other related cultural shows. It’s by attending such events that you can get to experience the diversity in Lewiston. Another annual festival that lights up the city is the Great Falls Balloon Festival where people launch balloons, participate in games and enjoy carnival rides.

New Year’s comes early, in this thriving city with an annual fireworks event held on the fourth July. There also a couple of museums in the town which reveal the secrets and accomplishments of old to the locals.

United States Maine Lewiston
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At Orkin, our purpose is to help protect the world where we live, work, and play. Our Technicians are committed to this purpose. Orkin is the pest management industry leader. We offer extensive paid training for our ...
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Adnit Inc
Job DescriptionADN is looking for an account manager that can work in the office making outgoing calls and working throughout Maine in a company car making cold calls on businesses. We offer Voice, Internet and ...
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Promise Early Education Center
Promise Early Education Centerhas a unique opportunity for the right person. We are currently recruiting for a full time (school year schedule)Ed Tech II position. This position will be responsible for teaching in a ...
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FedEx Ground PH US793 reviews-Lewiston, ME 04240$12.60 an hourFedEx Ground is hiring individuals to load and unload packages for shifts of approximately 2-4 hours in our fast-paced environment. Package Handlers are ...
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Marshwood Center - Genesis HealthCare
Marshwood Center in Lewiston is seeking a friendly Maintenance Assistant to join our team! For additional information or immediate consideration, please contact Christina Daniels at christina.daniels@genesishcc.com. ...
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Dane Street, LLC
Dane Street is a national organization that works with the industry’s top insurance companies. We are currently looking for highly motivated, detail-oriented registered nurses that are interested in a remote, ...
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Community Concepts
Community Concepts, a Maine non-profit that provides resources to people of low income to help them move forward, is excited for the opportunity to hire an Accounting and Property Management Specialist. The Accounting ...
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Marshwood Center - Genesis HealthCare
Marshwood Center in Lewiston is seeking friendly CNAs to join our team! For additional information, please contact Christina Daniels, HR Manager at 784-0108. Genesis is one of the nation's leading providers of ...
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Accounting Principals
General ClerkAjilon is looking to hire a General Clerk in Lewiston, ME. This contract requires an individual who can reach far beyond with great analytical capabilities, interpersonal skills, and an excellent ...
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Deluxe Corporation
Req ID#: 13804BRDescription With minimum supervision, perform a variety of remittance processing duties. Accountabilities:Compile return work for delivery to clientsIntermediate keying of numerical dataIntermediate ...
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Saco Falls Management
Here at Saco Falls Management, we manage some of the best rental properties in Southern Maine and Seacoast New Hampshire. Our mission is to make the care of our Residents the central focus of our organization. We strive ...
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Lewiston Public Schools
TO APPLY : www.lewistonpublicschools.org Resume Cover Letter Application 3 Letters of Reference Copy of Transcripts Maine Certification Fingerprinting Salary: $36,300 TO $63,888 Summary: The School Counselor serves as a ...
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Marshwood Center in Lewiston is seeking a friendly Maintenance Assistant to join our team! For additional information or immediate consideration, please contact Christina Daniels at christina.daniels@genesishcc.com. ...
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High energy Smoke Shop seeks experienced retail staff. Knowledge of the Vape/E-juice & Smoke Shop industry preferred. full/part time available.Requirements:~Must be at least 21 years of age~Must have prior ...
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Marshwood Center in Lewiston is seeking friendly CNAs to join our team! For additional information or to apply directly, please contact Christina Daniels, Human Resources Manager at Christina.daniels@genesishcc.com or ...
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Lewiston Public Schools
To Apply: www.lewistonpublicschools.org Application Resume Cover letter Transcripts 3 letters of reference Gaps in employment Proof of being fingerprinted Salary Range: $15.34 - $20.35 SUMMARY: Working 1:1 with student ...
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Modern Pest Services
One of New England's most successful service companies, Modern Pest Services, continues our rapid growth. We seek candidates who want a stable employment opportunity with a company focused on an aggressive growth plan ...
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Central Maine Healthcare
You will manage all aspects of credentialing and re-credentialing application and primary source verification process for all clinicians (MD, DO, Advanced Practice Professionals) to meet standards and requirements, ...
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Description/Job Summary Job Overview: The Food Service Worker may work anywhere on property where food is prepared. This person will assist in setup and serving of food from counters and steamtables. Duties will include ...
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Central Maine Medical Center
The Security Officer provides protection for all persons and property safety within the organization and its environment. Provides customer service and ensures orderly parking. Responds to security needs of hospital ...
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