Jobs in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

With a population of 390,000, New Orleans a.k.a. “The Crescent City” is the largest city and metropolitan area in the state of Louisiana. The French Mississippi Company established New Orleans in 1718 and named this major US port after Philippe II, Duke of Orleans. The French controlled the city for the next 44 years before ceding it to the Spanish, who governed it for another 40 years. Finally, Napoleon sold New Orleans to the United States in 1803. Located on the banks of the Mississippi River, New Orleans is now famous as the birthplace of jazz music, gumbo and muffuletta.

New Orleans Public Schools (NOPS) serves the city of New Orleans. The public school system directly operates three elementary schools and a high school. It also runs 37 charter schools that include elementary schools, middle schools, high schools and preparatory schools. New Orleans boasts several institutions for higher education, including Tulane University, Loyola University New Orleans, University of New Orleans, Xavier University of Louisiana, Southern University at New Orleans, Our Lady of Holy Cross College and Herzing College.

New Orleans boasts 20 historic districts, which is the highest of any US city. Top city attractions include the National WWII Museum, St. Louis Cathedral, Jackson Square, Frenchmen Street, Garden District, New Orleans City Park, Jamie Hayes Gallery and the Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden at NOMA.

The city of New Orleans is popularly known as the “Festival Capital of the World” because of its fervent celebration of over 100 festivals every year. The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, Mardi Gras, Voodoo Fest, Essence Music Festival and Southern Decadence are some of the major festivals celebrated in the city.

U.S. Routes 90, 61 and 11 and Interstates 10, 610 and 510 serve New Orleans. The New Orleans Regional Transit Authority provides public transportation in the city and its suburbs. The New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal (NOUPT) is an intermodal passenger transport facility that is served by Amtrak trains, Greyhound Lines and Megabus intercity buses and NORTA bus/streetcar services. The nearest major airport is Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport, located 14 miles from the heart of the city. Besides, New Orleans also has four dedicated streetcar lines.

Job Opportunities in New Orleans, Louisiana

New Orleans, Louisiana boasts one of the largest and busiest ports in the world. Apart from the enormous maritime industry, New Orleans also boasts onshore and offshore oil refineries and petrochemical industries. Tourism is a major industry as well and accounts for more than a third of the city’s tax revenues.

The top sectors for employment in New Orleans are hospitality and foodservices, healthcare, education, retail, and professional and tech services. Ochsner Health System is the top employer in New Orleans with a workforce of 10,000. Other major employers in the city include Tulane University, Acme Truck Line, Al Copeland Investments, Vinson Guard Services, Touro Infirmary and American Nursing Services. Entergy Corp., a Fortune 500 company is based in New Orleans.

New Orleans enjoys brilliant public education facilities, a diverse community, family friendly neighbourhoods, excellent nightlife options and some of the best restaurants in the country. No wonder then that the city is one of the most sought after career destinations in the entire United States.

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