Jobs in West Palm Beach, Florida, United States

West Palm Beach, located in Palm Beach County, is one of three key cities in South Florida. The city is located about 70 miles from the Miami City Centre but is still included in the Miami Metropolitan area. Being located in Southern Florida, the city has a tropical climate which offers warm weather, high humidity, and elevated rainfall through much of the year.

The city has witnessed gradual growth since 2000 and now has a population of around 108,000 people. As with many cities in Southern Florida, the population fluctuates over the winter period when snow-birds arrive to their second homes. As much as 20% of households in West Palm Beach are second homes for people living in northern Central America, Canada, or Europe. The city’s population is diverse; although over 50% of the population is white, there is a thriving Hispanic or Latino and African-American community.

The city is largely family-orientated with 22% of households having children under the age of 18 living in them. The city is served by the School District of Palm Beach County, which manages over 26 elementary and secondary public schools. There are an additional 14 private or charter schools which serve the city. There are numerous tertiary education opportunities in and around West Palm Beach, including Palm Beach Atlantic University (PBAU), Northwood University, and Keiser University. There are additional private college institutions which offer specialized programmes in technology, culinary, and other vocations.

A Cultural Hub

West Palm Beach is home to numerous museums and exhibition centers, arts facilities, festivals, and sporting events. The Norton Museum of Art features a diverse collection of contemporary American, Chinese and European art and photography. The Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens, preserve the artists home and studio as well as showcase a collection of dynamic sculptures. Additionally, the Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts hosts many music, theatre, opera, and dance performances year-round. The annual cultural highlight in West Palm Beach is SunFest, a music festival which features many popular musical performers and attracts over 275,000 people every year.

For a family-friendly day out, the Manatee Lagoon discovery center, offers exhibits which educate visitors about the marina animal and Florida’s environment. Additionally, the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium, features a digital planetarium, freshwater and saltwater aquariums, as well as 50 other interactive exhibitions, to educate youth about science and technology.

West Palm beach features four main entertainment and retail areas: CityPlace, Antique Row, Northwood Village, and Clematis Street. City Place is one of the most popular and offers a variety of retail experiences including restaurants, a move theater, a comedy club, a bowling alley, numerous bars, boutique shops, and large well-known stores.

For those who enjoy an active lifestyle, the West Palm Beach Golf Course, Trump International Golf Club, and Banyan Cay Resort and Gold provide ample opportunity for a game of golf. Additionally, West Palm Beach regularly hosts various sporting events, such as the PGA Tour Honda Classic, as well as other collegiate athletics, tennis, and baseball tournaments or training programmes.

Job Opportunities in West Palm Beach

Being one of three key cities in South Florida, West Palm Beach is home to large Floridian companies, such as Florida Public Utilities, ION Media Networks, Ocwen, and The Palm Beach Post. Additionally, the city has an unemployment rate (4.6%) which is lower than the national average (5.6%), and a recent job growth rate (1.94%) which is higher than the national average (1.59%).

However, the median household income in West Palm Beach is lower than the national, state and county averages. Major employers in West Palm Beach are: Palm Beach County School District, Pratt & Witney Aerospace Engineering, Palm Beach County Board of Commissioners, Florida Crystals, City of West Palm Beach, and South Florida Water Management System.

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Part-timeOverview:About Aramark Aramark (NYSE: ARMK) proudly serves Fortune 500 companies, world champion sports teams, state-of-the-art healthcare providers, the world’s leading educational institutions, iconic ...
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Business Unit: Job Summary:Responsible for preparing and analyzing financial reports, trends, andopportunities. Maintains journals and ledgers, prepares financialstatements, conducts financial studies and coordinates ...
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Part-timeLooking for a part-time caregiver for our Adult family member with Mobility Challenges in West Palm Beach. Ideal match will meet the requirements below.
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Allied Universal
Overview We are North America’s leading security services provider with over 200,000 phenomenal employees. For all full-time positions, we offer medical, dental and vision coverage, life insurance, 401K, employee ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
Allied Universal
Overview We are North America’s leading security services provider with over 200,000 phenomenal employees. For all full-time positions, we offer medical, dental and vision coverage, life insurance, 401K, employee ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
Provides support as a member of the Front-End team to include assisting customers during the check-out process, performing all cash register functions, bagging groceries, and working at the customer service desk. Works ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
Posting Date Feb 06, 2019Job Number 19000DEZJob Category Sales and MarketingLocation Palm Beach Gardens Marriott, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida VIEW ON MAPBrand Marriott Hotels Resorts /JW MarriottSchedule ...
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Posting Date Feb 05, 2019Job Number 19000CSDJob Category Rooms and Guest Services OperationsLocation Residence Inn West Palm Beach Downtown/CityPlace Area, West Palm Beach, Florida VIEW ON MAPBrand Residence InnSchedule ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th February
Business Unit: Comcast Spotlight, the advertising sales division of Comcast Cable, helps put the power of cable to use for local, regional and national advertisers. It is focused on providing multi-platform marketing ...
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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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We are looking for a nanny for our baby starting in mid-March (he will be 2 months old at that time) through early August when he starts daycare. Hours needed: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. , Monday through Friday. Must be ...
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Overview We are North America’s leading security services provider with over 160,000 phenomenal employees. For all full-time positions, we offer medical, dental and vision coverage, life insurance, 401K, employee ...
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Business Unit: Job Summary:Responsible for working in conjunction with Area Director, Region, andDivision staff to develop, implement, and measure sales and marketingprograms and initiatives in a timely manner. Programs ...
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Job Location: West Palm Beach, FLMiami District includes all locations listed belowUpon hire, this role will be temporarily located in West Palm Beach, FL one of the territories within the Miami District for training ...
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MORE ABOUT THIS JOB INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT We’re a team of trusted advisors who provide innovative investment solutions to help our clients meet their financial goals. From private wealth to asset management, we ...
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We need a babysitter for our 1 child in West Palm Beach. And we're looking now! Schedule Details: I am a night shift nurse so the times needed are for overnight care.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th 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 ...
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Posting Date Feb 14, 2019Job Number 19000FZJJob Category Sales and MarketingLocation West Palm Beach Downtown, Autograph Collection, West Palm Beach, Florida VIEW ON MAPBrand Autograph Collection HotelsSchedule ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th February
What you will do Service Technicians diagnose problems and perform service and repairs on electronic fire alarm systems and other related building system products at customer sites. How you will do it: Follow ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th February
We are looking child care for our toddler in West Palm Beach. We would prefer someone who believes safety is the top priority along with being compassionate, patient, and having fun while learning to nurture a healthy ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February