Jobs in Rock Island, Illinois, United States

Rock Island is located 175 miles south of Chicago on the Mississippi River. It is a part of group of Quad cities also including Bettendorf and Davenport in Iowa and Moline and East Moline in Illinois. The United States’ Conference of Mayors has also bestowed the city with the prestigious City Livability Award.

Surrounded by Rock River and Mississippi River, the city is simply beautiful. Both rivers offer scenic views in addition to supporting many leisure activities. The city has everything to offer ranging from delicious cuisines to vibrant nightlife, arts and culture and many exciting festivals. One such festival is Quad Cities Criterium bicycle races which is attended by thousands of people each year.

Business and Job Incentives

The city of Rock Island offers many different incentives in the shape of tax credits and others to both existing and new businesses. The city government has taken necessary measures to assist businesses with enhancing economic activity, expanding the tax base and creating new job opportunities for the residents.

Economic Activity in the District

The District, the city’s vibrant downtown, hosts many festivals and weekly events throughout the year. It is estimated that more than hundred thousand people visit the District every year to attend these events. The increasing number of tourists visiting the city has fostered the establishment of numerous entertainment facilities, art galleries bars, casinos, hotels and restaurants. These festivals have enabled the city to generate significant private investment as well as creating new job opportunities for the residents as well.

The Insurance Business

There are many insurance companies that have their home offices in the city. These companies are playing a major part in further enhancing the city’s economy and job base. Therefore, anyone with experience in insurance industry has a bright chance of finding a job in Rock Island.

The City is looking to the Future

As the city is planning for the future, it puts special emphasizes on new growth and development.  The city government has launched many development projects in a hope to achieve sustainable, steady and modest growth while avoiding short lived development peaks. Most importantly, these projects are bringing numerous jobs of different types to the area as well.

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We are looking for an occasional sitter for 1 child in Rock Island. We would prefer someone who could help out with light housekeeping and meal preparation. We would prefer a nanny who has their own car, who does not ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 23rd February
I'm looking for a great nanny for 2 children.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 23rd February
We need a babysitter for our 1 child in Rock Island. And we're looking now! About the family: We are a fun outgoing family. There is never a dull moment when around my son J. He is quite entertaining. He is mildly ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th February
Store Associates new Add to Favorites
Our Store Staff is the face of the ALDI shopping experience, and our most valuable asset. Their hard work makes it possible to uphold our company strategy: Provide the highest quality products at the lowest possible ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Package Handler- Warehouse new Add to Favorites
Auto req ID: 200072BRJob SummaryFedEx Ground is hiring individuals to load and unload packages for shifts of approximately 2-4 hours in our fast-paced environment. Package Handlers are responsible for the physical ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th February
N2 Publishing is the country’s largest producer of private neighborhood publications, serving nearly 1,000 communities, and we’re looking to add more. Businesses love working with us because we allow them to ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 23rd February
We need a sitter to take care of 1 cat in Rock Island. Please see below for responsibilities, schedule and more. Waste Cleanup: Scoop cat box midweek. Has Feeding: Dry food once a day.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 23rd February
EVANS PREMIUM MANUFACTURING
Part-timeOperate machines to produce parts, no experience necessary if candidate is willing to be trained. You will read blueprints and call up pre-written programs, adjust basic controls, and adjust equipment off sets. ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 23rd February
Product Photographer - 2nd Shift new Add to Favorites
ROCK ISLAND AUCTION COMPANY
$13.50 an hourSummaryRock Island Auction Company, the World’s #1 auction house is seeking a full-time Product Photographer for second shift. Subject material includes, but not limited to collectable, antique, and ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 23rd February
Project Manager new Add to Favorites
Rock Island Glass
Handles the daily tasks of overseeing glazing projects in a large range of contract amounts. Interaction with suppliers, customers, contractors and architects is required to develop schedules, man power requirements, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 23rd February
Beacon Roofing Supply
Distribution Leadership Program (DLP) Rock Island, IL Are you looking to build a career with stable and successful company? Are you ambitious, creative, personable, resourceful and hard working? Are you willing to roll ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 23rd February
Team Supervisor new Add to Favorites
The Center for Youth and Family Solutions
Team Supervisor At The Center for Youth and Family Solutions, we pride ourselves in believing in the enduring strength, creativity, and perseverance of the human and community spirit. We feel very strongly about: ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st February
Part Time Production Assistant new Add to Favorites
Nexstar Broadcasting
Part-timeCompany Overview Nexstar Media Group Inc. is the largest TV station operator in the country. With the reach of 171 television stations in 100 markets addressing nearly 38.7% of US television households, and a ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Accounting Assistant new Add to Favorites
Ecogistics
$12.00 - $17.50 an hourJOB DESCRIPTION: Accounting Assistant is responsible for performing job functions that support the on-time, accurate finance transactions (AP and AR). This position obtains, verifies, and posts ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
UnityPoint Health
Overview Unity Point Trinity is looking for an LPN for our Transitional Care Unit.As a member of the interdisciplinary team, contributes practical nursing knowledge and skills in the provision and management of care to ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th February
Merchandiser new Add to Favorites
Atlantic Coca-Cola Bottling Company
Overview/Function: The Merchandiser plays a key role in the sales process of Atlantic Coca-Cola Bottling Company products. They visit customer locations setting out product, rotating new product, and install and ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 23rd February
PreAccess Specialist new Add to Favorites
UnityPoint Health
Overview Performs preregistrations for scheduled accounts for multiple UnityPoint Health affiliates via contact with patients, physicians or appropriate information sources. Obtains insurance eligibility, benefits for ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd February
US Department of the Army
$50,909 - $80,075 a yearPart-timeDuties Summary About the Position: This position is located at the Joint Manufacturing and Technology Center (JMTC). This is a Term position not to exceed 13 months with provisions to ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd February
Dock Worker (Part-Time) new Add to Favorites
XPO Logistics
$16.29 an hourPart-timePay starts at $16.29 Move the freight that moves the world forward. At XPO Logistics, one of the world’s leading logistics and transportation companies, we provide the solutions that ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 23rd February
It’s Your Career. Own it! We make it easy to own your success. At Rent-A-Center, we have a no credit, worry-free policy. That’s because we believe in putting people in control of their future. This same ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 23rd February