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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Part-timeOptimistic, able-bodied individual with clean driving records who would be well suited for as-needed, part-time driving and assisting my disabled uncle in and out of the car and handling his wheelchair --for ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Part-timeResponsible for assisting with all operational tasks within the store as delegated and assigned by the Store Manager with main focus on the front-end and sales floor operations. Also assist with the hiring, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd February
About Us Republic Services is an industry leader in U.S. recycling and non-hazardous solid waste. Through our subsidiaries, Republic’s collection companies, recycling centers, transfer stations, and landfills ...
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Part-timeDescription Position Summary: Responsible for providing exceptional customer service and creating a customer centric environment. This person will also be required to perform store operational tasks as ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Masterbrands
Part-timeMasterbrands, a new and emerging snack foods company, Is looking to immediately hire commission based food brokers to introduce our new brands to large retailers, distributors and other outlets. You must have ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st February
Roehl Transport
Our Flatbed 14/7 HOMEtime PLUS fleet means you'll have 14 days driving followed by 7 days off and that provides an oustanding work/home balance\. In this fleet, you'll be home 120 days a year\. You'll drive two weeks ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Bridgestone Americas, Inc.
Overview We Promise to Care We understand that we offer more than just car service. We rescue people from bad days and we offer solutions for difficult situations. We are people of integrity and we believe that ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd February
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Stein Mart
Job ID: 2019-24546 Posted Date: February 18, 2019 Division: Retail/Customer Service - Store Associates Location: Watchung Square Mall Watchung, NJ We are… Stein Mart is a national off-price retailer offering ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
NEW EXPANDING OFFICE
Entry Level Customer Service & Sales - Full Time - Consistent Schedule Due to our anticipated expansion into new markets,Fortis Enterprises is currently hiring entry level individuals with a customer service & ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd February
The Coffee Box
Part-timeGreet customers with a warm welcomeProvide friendly and excellent customer serviceMemorize menu and recommend selectionsTake orders and enter into registerEfficiently manage payments and cash drawerServe ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th February
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Runnells Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare
Part-timeRunnells Center for Rehabilitation & Healthcare is seeking Dietary Aides to join its highly motivated team. Candidates need to posses a positive and caring attitude and be able to follow direction. It is ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st February
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RAC STORES
Category : Retail Stores Street Address : 2437 EAST MAIN STREET City : PLAINFIELD State : IN Zip : 46168 Organization : RAC STORES Job ID : 274600 Description : It’s Your Career. Rock It! At AcceptanceNOW, we help ...
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Stein Mart
Job ID: 2019-24547 Posted Date: February 18, 2019 Division: Retail/Customer Service - Store Department Management Location: Watchung Square Mall Watchung, NJ We are… Stein Mart is a national off-price retailer ...
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Registrar new Add to Favorites
jfk medical center
Part-timeOverview How have you impacted someone’s life today? At Hackensack Meridian Health our healthcare teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each and ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st February
Dietary Aide new Add to Favorites
Runnells Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare
Part-timeRunnells Center for Rehabilitation & Healthcare is seeking Dietary Aides to join its highly motivated team. Candidates need to posses a positive and caring attitude and be able to follow direction. It is ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd February
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Top Shelf Trivia
Part-timeAre you outgoing, energetic, and responsible? Are you looking for a great part-time job that allows you to interact with people, and is something that you WANT to do? Then you should apply to be a Trivia or ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st February
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Stein Mart
Job ID: 2019-24548 Posted Date: February 18, 2019 Division: Retail/Customer Service - Store Associates Location: Watchung Square Mall Watchung, NJ We are… Stein Mart is a national off-price retailer offering ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th February
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Two Maids & A Mop - Westfield
$500 - $600 a week$500-$600 per week plus tips and bonuses! No Nights, No Weekends, No Holidays! Do you want to work with a company who appreciates you and provides incentives for your hard work? Join Our ...
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FedEx Office
As the Store Manager I or II, you will have a hands-on opportunity to develop supervisory experience and skills while managing the overall operations at a low or lower complexity store. You will learn how to drive ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th February
NEW EXPANDING OFFICE
Fortis Enterprises is an action-packed, high-energy workplace where things move forward every day. We are a customer-led, service-driven organization that offers an enthusiastic, family-friendly and collaborative work ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd February