Jobs in Poughkeepsie, New York, United States

Poughkeepsie is a city in Central New York’s Duchess County. The city is part of New York Metropolitan Area, located halfway between Albany and New York City in the Hudson Valley.

It is also known as the “Queen City of Hudson” for its history, natural beauty and wonders, arts and cultural centers and of course, the majestic Hudson River. Perhaps, the most popular tourist attractions in the city are Mid-Hudson Bridge and Walkaway over the Hudson Bridge both of which offer spectacular views of the city as well as the river.

A Bustling College Town

Poughkeepsie is a historic town particularly famous for its fine restaurants and wonderful historic architecture. It also has served as the state capital right after the American Revolution. It is also a bustling college town, home to many famous educational institutes such as Vassar College, Marist College, Duchess Community College and Culinary Institute of America. The State University of New York located in New Platz is only 9 miles away. In fact, there are more than 44 colleges within 50 miles of the city, making education a big economic sector in Poughkeepsie.

A Famous Industrial City

In the beginning, the city was a major grain port of the area before the construction of Erie Canal. It has long been a major industrial center as well. The city gain prominence as an industrial hub after the establishment of Smith Brothers Cough Drop Factory way back in 1850s. Currently, industry in the city includes printing and computer manufacturing. The city also produces ball bearings, chemicals and electronic devices.

Perhaps, the largest and most popular company in the city is IBM. In fact, the city is the primary design and manufacture center for IBM’s high-end Power Architecture Servers and newest mainframes. Therefore, there is growing demand of IT professionals in the city. Other notable companies in Poughkeepsie include Health Quest, Hudson Valley FCU, Target, Best Buy, James L Taylor Manufacturing Co and others.

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Description: You are responsible for executing duties as Leader on Duty (LOD) when scheduled, which encompasses complete autonomy in overseeing total store operations and team on duty. Partner with leaders to hold team ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
Job Description We are seeking an On demand (999) employee needed for Data Consolidation, application, reporting and peak workload activities. Required Technical and Professional Expertise Applicant should have ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
$15 an hourNeed Care for my son after school Wed, Thur, Fri 330-630 p.m. Care will take place in my home in Lagrange. Get him off the bus, give him dinner, play with him, etc. Busy house. Must be energetic and reliable. ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 8th February
The Best Buy Store Phone Operator will provide fast and friendly over-the-phone support for customers. Works with the customer to become a trusted advisor and partner, assisting them in making technology a part of their ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by assisting the store manager in executing store operations during scheduled shifts.This job deploys partners and delegates tasks so that partners ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
barista - Store# 07936, ARLINGTON SQUARE Brand Starbucks Coffee Company Location Arlington Square, Route 44 (Store# 07936) 712 Duchess Tpke Poughkeepsie 12603 Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 8th February
Part-timePosition Summary AutoZone's Part-Time Retail Sales Associates drive sales through superior customer service by exceeding customer expectations and providing a WOW! Customer Service experience. While assisting ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 11th February
Part-timeDescription Position Summary: The Tech Sales Associate is responsible for maintaining an Inspired Selling culture in the Mobile and Technology department. They are committed to offering every customer a total ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th February
I am currently in college. Taking chemistry 113. Principles of inorganic chemistry.. Subject Areas: Science.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
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CommissionJob Req ID: JR-40036455 To Apply to this job, click here Goodyear. More Driven. Goodyear owns and operates more than 600 tire and auto service centers nationwide. We offer a fun, fast pace work environment, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th February
R esponsible for achieving inside sales revenue goals by obtaining and up-selling orders, creating customer satisfaction, and adding value to the customer’s buying experience. May own a book of accounts. Detailed ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 12th February
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by providing legendary customer service to all customers. This job creates the Starbucks Experience for our customers by providing customers with ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
OtherYou want to do work that really matters. We want to bring more health resources and better solutions to the most vulnerable and least served members in our communities. This sounds like the perfect match. In this ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
TemporaryCompany Overview Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is a Fortune 200 company with more than 15,000 retail locations in 44 states, 15 distribution centers and 130,000 employees that embody our mission of Serving Others ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
We need companion care to take care of my grandmother in Poughkeepsie.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
Part-timePOSITION SUMMARY: AutoZone's Part-Time Auto Parts Delivery Driver performs work in the operation of a vehicle to assure safe delivery of parts to and from commercial customers. In addition, this AutoZoner will ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 11th February
What does a Best Buy Customer Service Specialist do? The Best Buy Customer Service Specialist provides fast, accurate and friendly processing for all customer transactions at Checkout, Customer Service and Store Pickup ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 9th February
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Hello everyone! We are looking for a full time nanny for a newborn and 3-year-old in our home in the Poughkeepsie area. The ideal candidate would be loving, caring, fun, energetic and engaging. We would love to find ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 11th February
TemporaryCompany Overview Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is a Fortune 200 company with more than 15,000 retail locations in 44 states, 15 distribution centers and 130,000 employees that embody our mission of Serving Others ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 11th February
We need a nanny for our 1 child in Poughkeepsie. And we're looking now! A car is not provided - please have your own.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February