Jobs in Plainfield, New Jersey, United States

Plainfield is a city in Union County, New Jersey with a present population of over 50,000. Popularly known as The Queen City, Plainfield holds prominence as the birthplace of the musical genre of P-Funk. Plainfield was once a sleepy suburb of the New York Metropolitan Area, but the city has come a long way since its incorporation in 1869 to become a major industrial hub of the region.

The Plainfield Public School District serves the city and operates 10 elementary schools, 2 middle schools and 3 high schools within city limits. Plainfield also houses a parochial school. Union County College has a facility in the city that offers degree and certificate courses in various disciplines. Other institutions of higher education near Plainfield include Drew University, Middlesex County College, Rabbi Jacob Joseph School, Rutgers University New Brunswick and DeVry University New Jersey.

An Outdoorsy, Fun Community that Loves its Nightlife

Plainfield boasts a Recreation Division that is responsible for maintaining several parks and recreational facilities. These facilities offer excellent amenities such as open gyms, basketball courts, arts and crafts classes, archery ranges, swim lessons, yoga classes and family fishing derbies. The Drake House, Plainfield Symphony Orchestra, Shakespeare Garden, duCret School of Art and French School of Music are some important cultural and historical landmarks of Plainfield. The city is also conspicuous by its assortment of lounges and clubs such as Hugo’s Lounge, The Latin Bar & Restaurant, Faraones Night Club, Pueblo Viejo and several others that accentuate its reputation as a nightlife-loving community.

U.S. Route 22 is the only major road that passes through the city of Plainfield. Plainfield station and Netherwood station are two railway stations that offer NJ Transit train services. NJ Transit also provide regular buses to Midtown Manhattan and Newark. The nearest major airport is Newark Liberty International Airport, located 17 miles from the heart of Plainfield.

Job Opportunities in Plainfield, New Jersey

The top sectors for employment in Plainfield, New Jersey are manufacturing, administration and support services, healthcare, retail and construction. Major employers in the region include Shore Thing Marketing, PSEG, GENEWIZ, G & W Laboratories, 4D Security Solutions, Saveology.com, Tumi and Summitworks Technologies.

Grow With the City

The Office of Economic Development collaborates with entrepreneurs and businesses seeking to start business and development activities in Plainfield. Businesses can opt to be a part of the lucrative Urban Enterprise Zone (UEZ) and avail several perquisites such as business incentives, financial assistance, subsidized insurance and tax rebates.

Plainfield enjoys a culturally diverse community and boasts excellent outdoor facilities, great nightlife options, pleasant weather and superb public commute. It is an ideal life and work destination.

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Coord 3, Facilities new Add to Favorites
Business Unit: Job Summary:Responsible for ensuring the effective operation of the Company building facilities. Maintains building appearance, tenant relations, and tenant service requests. Must adhere to ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th June
NEW EXPANDING OFFICE
IMMEDIATE HIRE: FULL/PAID TRAININGCUSTOMER RELATIONS ASSOCIATES We are seeking to hire friendly outgoing Sales Representatives and Customer Relations Associates for one of the leading marketing firms in New Jersey. We ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 11th June
Summit Retail Solutions
We are looking for fun, creative, outgoing, innovative and passionate associates to be part of our core event marketing team. The team is responsible for the success and profitability of our brand/s and product/s by ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th June
Full Time Morning Matron new Add to Favorites
Planned Companies - CA
Schedule: Monday -Friday 7am - 3pm Pay $13Stripping, buffing, electrical, plumbing experience preferred. Location of property: Plainfield, NJ.Bilingual English and Spanish is a plus. Looking for Full-Time work with ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
Are you looking for a fun, rewarding, and flexible position in the customer service and sales industry? You found it!OPORTUN is currently seeking exceptional Sales/Customer Service Representatives for Part Time ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th June
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Runnells Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare
Runnells Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare4 reviews-Plainfield, NJRunnells Center for Rehabilitation & Healthcare is seeking Dietary Aides to join its highly motivated team. Candidates need to posses a ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 10th June
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straight truck
We are looking for a straight truck driver to operate within New Jersey.Job requirements.*3 years recent truck driving experience.* Non CDL.*No felonies.*No moving violations in the last 3 years.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 9th June
Summit Retail Solutions
We are looking for fun, creative, outgoing, innovative and passionate associates to be part of our core event marketing team. The team is responsible for the success and profitability of our brand/s and product/s by ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
Fortis Enterprises, Inc.
IMMEDIATE HIRE: FULL/PAID TRAININGCUSTOMER RELATIONS ASSOCIATES We are seeking to hire friendly outgoing Sales Representatives and Customer Relations Associates for one of the leading marketing firms in New Jersey. We ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 11th June
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L&Z Tool and Engineering. Inc.
PLASTIC INJECTION MOLD DESIGNERJob DescriptionIndustry leading mold building and engineering company located in northern New Jersey is searching for a motivated mold designer to join a dedicated and progressive team.Job ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th June
Oportun is a mission-driven, technology-powered provider of inclusive, affordable financial services and a certified Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI).  We seek to serve the 100 million people in ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 10th June
American Water
Founded in 1886, American Water is the largest and most geographically diverse publicly traded U.S. water and wastewater utility company. With headquarters in Camden, NJ, the company employs over 7,000 dedicated ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th June
Legacy Counseling, LLC
Legacy Counseling, LLC is currently looking for clinicians with experience serving children, adolescents, and families to join our family. Legacy Counseling provides therapeutic services to families utilizing a holistic ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th June
Customer Account Advisor new Add to Favorites
Aaron's
We are Aaron’s - an industry leader in the sales and lease-to-own retailer known for quality brand names and superior customer service. We provide our team members the opportunity to reach their full potential in ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th June
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Progressive
As a claims adjuster on our team, you'll help customers get back on the road after an accident. Managing the claims process from start to finish, you'll maintain strong relationships with customers while resolving auto ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th June
Summit Retail Solutions
We're a company of pioneers. It's our job to make bold statements, and we get our energy from presenting on behalf of our various clients in the retail marketplace.We are looking for Product Promoters ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th June
Summit Retail Solutions
We're a company of pioneers. It's our job to make bold statements, and we get our energy from presenting on behalf of our various clients in the retail marketplace.We are looking for Product Promoters ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
Conifer Realty
ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT / FULL TIME As an Administrative Assistant in Property Management, at Conifer Realty you will: Be responsible for administrative and organizational overflow support for the community management ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
WHO IS OPORTUN? Oportun is a financial technology company founded in 2005. Our mission is to provide inclusive affordable Financial Services that helps people with little or no credit history establish credit and build ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th June
Part Time Night Porter/Cleaner new Add to Favorites
Planned Companies - CA
Schedule: Monday -Friday 5/6pm - 10/11pm Pay $12 Stripping, buffing, electrical, plumbing experience preferred.Location of property: Plainfield, NJBilingual English and Spanish is a plus. Looking for Full-Time work with ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June