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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Overview The Microsoft Market Manager role is responsible for driving the overall operation of his/her retail stores through assisted sales, training and merchandising. The Market Manager ensures retail associates are ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 24th April
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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 24th April
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Raymour and Flanigan
CommissionAt Raymour & Flanigan, we recognize and appreciate all of our team members' hard work and dedication. We pride ourselves on being a long term, privately held company that takes care of its associates by ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 24th April
Customer Service Representative new Add to Favorites
Time and Basil, Inc.
​Job is located in Bridgewater, NJYOU are looking for an amazing customer service and sales opportunity that will allow you to hit your personal and professional goals!YOU are great at working with customers and making ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th April
Grades 4-6 or 7-12 Teacher new Add to Favorites
College Achieve Central Charter School
$50,000 - $75,000 a yearJob DescriptionAt College Achieve we demonstrate GRACE at all times, by which we mean: Grit, Resilience, Agency, Character, Excellence. This is our motto for students, and our teaching and ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 23rd April
NEW EXPANDING OFFICE
Immediate Hire: No Experience NeededWe Will Train!We are now hiring for a self-motivated, energetic individual to fill our marketing and public relations positions! We are one of the leading full service promotional ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd April
Summit Retail Solutions
Immediate Hire: Promotional Customer Service RepresentativeWe are looking for a Display Merchandiser & Brand Representative to join our team in the local area! This is a dual role position responsible for planning ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th April
Compass Group
Part-timePosted Date: Apr 16, 2019 We have an opening for a part-time FOOD SERVICE WORKER position. Location: Watchung Convent-1645 US 22, Watchung, NJ 07069 Note: online applications accepted only. Schedule: P/T- ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th April
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 24th April
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Five Guys Burgers & Fries | Sunbeam Ewing Inc
Five Guys Burgers and Fries is one of Americas most successful hamburger concepts, not just for its food, ranked the #1 burger in America by the Zagat survey, but also because of its employees. We have a unique work ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st April
Goodstart Early Learning
Goodstart Early Learning - Little Mountain Assistant Director We’re Goodstart – a not-for-profit with a vision for Australia’s children to have the best possible start in life. We’re ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 24th April
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aaronrents
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 24th April
The Gateway Family YMCA, Elizabeth Branch
$10 - $14 an hourPart-timeJob DescriptionThe Social Service Assistant is responsible for provision of casework services for residents from intake through discharge at their assigned housing program. To assist Case ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th April
genesis
Genesis is one of the nation's leading providers of post-acute healthcare services from short-term to long-term care and a wide variety of living options and professional clinical services.We are changing how care is ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 24th April
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 April
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NEW EXPANDING OFFICE
FORTIS ENTERPRISES IS SEEKING ENTRY LEVEL CANDIDATES FOR MANAGEMENT-IN-TRAINING PROGRAM!!!***We are NOT a telemarketing firm! No stuffy office environment!***Where do you see yourself in 10 years? Five years? Next ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 24th April
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Mobile Mini Solutions
$19 - $22 an hourMobile Mini Solutions is looking to hire a Rental Coordinator. Job Summary: The Rental Coordinator’s primary function is managing and processing the branch’s rental/sales agreements, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th April
Registered Nurse (Full Time) new Add to Favorites
genesis
Genesis is one of the nation's leading providers of post-acute healthcare services from short-term to long-term care and a wide variety of living options and professional clinical services. We are changing how care is ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 24th April
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progressive
As an auto damage claims adjuster, you'll have a key role on our claims team. You will be responsible for managing, coordinating, and making critical decisions regarding the repair process for our customers. Serving as ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 24th April
About the role As the Assistant Manager, Product Operations, you drive profitable sales growth by leading the signage, markdown and marketing process, shipment and replenishment process, and by ensuring back of house ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st April