Jobs in Reading, Pennsylvania, United States

One of the Pennsylvania’s biggest cities, Reading is a charming city to explore. Reading is the principle city of Greater Reading Area located in the southeastern part of the state. Harrisburg, the state capital, and the city of Philadelphia are almost equidistant from Reading.

Reading is situated right on the historic but now non-operational Reading Railroad. It is a beautiful city rich in history, arts, cultural and other attractions. Some of the most famous landmarks in the city include Berks County Heritage Center, Boyertown Museum of Historical Vehicles, Crystal Cave and Penn Avenue.

A City with Stable Economy

Reading was once a prosperous industrial city due to vast reserves of coal and industries manufacturing everything from ammunition to cannons and rifles. The city also became a transportation hub after the construction of the Union and Schuylkill canals in 1820s. The city also had a booming iron industry with total production exceeding that of England. The construction of various railroads also enabled city to prosper.

The city suffered a major setback due to decreasing dependency or canals and railroads and dwindling coal resources. However, manufacturing still plays an important role in maintaining economic growth in the city. The Greater Reading Area is home to almost 700 manufacturing companies of all sizes. Some of these companies include big names like Deka, Alcon, Teleflex Medical and East Penn Manufacturing Co.

Today, city also relies on other sources of income such as agricultural. In fact, the city has some of the best and biggest farms in the region. The Berks County earns almost $80 million from agricultural every year, third highest among all the counties in Pennsylvania. The county is especially renowned for its dairy products, production of meat, poultry and field and forage crops.

Healthcare is also a large industry in Greater Reading. The region offers some of the best healthcare programs and professions as well as top healthcare institutes including Reading Health System. In fact, there are almost 30,000 highly skilled healthcare professionals in Berks County only.

Institutes of Higher Learning

There are 5 high quality and well-known institutes of higher learning in the Berks County including Reading Area Community College, Alvernia University and Albright College. Similarly, there are four first rate high schools in the likes of Berks Catholic High School and Reading High School in the city as well.

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Do you enjoy educating customers? Do you have a strong desire to connect people with technology and entertainment? If you answered yes, then open the door to your future! In this role, you will bring an AT&T white ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
Business Unit: Comcast brings together the best in media and technology. We drive innovation to create the world's best entertainment and online experiences. As a Fortune 50 leader, we set the pace in a variety of ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 12th June
An experienced consulting professional who has a broad understanding of solutions, industry best practices, multiple business processes or technology designs within a product/technology family. Works directly with ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th June
Business Unit: Job Summary:Responsible for directing and overseeing all Construction activities insupport of new plant construction, rebuilds, and existing plantupgrades. Develops budgets and allocates appropriate funds ...
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GoggleWorks Center for the Arts
GoggleWorks Center for the Arts seeks a detail-oriented and highly organized candidate for the position of Communications Coordinator, who will assist in communicating the programs and offerings of GoggleWorks with the ...
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Berks Packing Co., Inc.
The Quality Assurance Technician performs and oversees quality assurance for a food manufacturing facility. Responsible for quality assurance, process control specifications and testing activities, and Food Safety & ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 8th June
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Reading Health System
Responsibilities Responsibilities: Administers and performs triage and direct care to assigned patients under the direction and supervision of the RN/Nurse Manager. This includes functions such as height/weight and ...
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Santander Bank
Representative, Collections-1901878 Description Responsible for the collection past due consumer loan, overdraft and credit card accounts via telephone contact with customers. Resolve customer issues with regard to ...
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Tower Health
Responsibilities The Patient Services Representative is responsible for: Patient registration Scheduling Customer service Clerical support Accepting, recording and verifying insurance information Processing ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th June
Reading Health System
Responsibilities The Patient Services Representative is responsible for: Patient registration Scheduling Customer service Clerical support Accepting, recording and verifying insurance information Processing ...
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Glen-Gery Corporation
Glen-Gery Corporation, a leading manufacturer of brick and stone building products, has an opening for an experienced and professional Executive Assistant at our Corporate Office in Wyomissing. This role will be ...
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Tower Health Medical Group
Responsibilities Tower Health Medical Group Operations Coordinator contributes to the development and implementation of operational strategies, policies and practices Operations Coordinator cooperates and works with ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th June
ENTECH Engineering
Entech is currently looking to add to our growing team of dedicated professionals and we have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Facilities Analyst to work out of our corporate headquarters in Reading, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 10th June
H&Mcare Inc.
Ours is a skilled home health agency located in Philadelphia. We are looking into expanding our outreach into the Berks county area. Our new branch office is located in down town Reading and will be run by the ...
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Central Solutions Staffing
Housekeeping Aides perform cleaning tasks and maintain assigned areas to ensure that they are in orderly and sanitary condition. This includes: Performing daily tasks to maintain a germ-free, clean and orderly area. ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th June
Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Penn State Health St. Joseph Regional Health Network Location: US:PA:Reading Work Type: Full Time FTE: 1.0 Shift: DaysHours: Varied (Employee pharmacy hours are Mon to Fri 8:30a – 7:00p and Sat 1:00p-4:00p) JOB ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 8th June
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Your Remodeling Guys
Looking for a position with real career potential?Entry Level Sales Associates provide marketing support for the kitchen sales department by engaging customers and presenting current promotional offers at The Home Depot ...
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Famous Footwear
At Famous Footwear, our shoes empower us to step forward and become our best selves. When we are inspired to be our best, our potential is limitless. Make the next step in your retail career with Famous Footwear. We ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th June
Berks Community Health Center
Principal Duties and ResponsibilitiesManages/assists with all patient registration, Uniform Data Set information collection, appointment scheduling, patient checkout, collection of co-pays and deductibles, and other ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 8th June