Jobs in Yakima, Washington, United States

There are many reasons why Yakima is one of the best cities to live in the state of Washington. With its central location, strong sense of community, low cost of living and beautiful weather, Yakima has all the qualities to attract tourists and immigrants in large numbers. It is also the birthplace of Washington’s wine industry in addition to home of many popular music bands such as the Crooks and Code Beebe. The city is located in the proximity of big cities and is a cultural melting point as well.

Key Economic Sectors

Agriculture has been the driving force for Yakima’s economy for time immemorial. The Yakima Valley is the largest producer of apples in the world. It also grows more than 30 varieties of fruits and vegetables including apricots, nectarines, pears, peaches and cherries. The valley is also famous for the production of asparagus, berries, hay, mint and eggplant. Yakima also cultivates 70% of total hops (an important ingredient of beer) produced in United States. The strong agriculture sector has also given birth to a really profitable food processing industry as well.

Another important economic sector in the city is craft beverage makers. There are hundreds of wineries, distilleries and breweries in and around the city of Yakima. People come from all parts of the country to enjoy the area’s unique and renowned wine and beer products.

Manufacturing is perhaps the biggest industry in the city after agriculture. Yakima is home to approximately 300 manufacturing companies from industries like aerospace, communication technology and automotive. A number of companies also manufacture plastic and wood products. The city is located in close proximity to a major aerospace cluster and features companies like CubCrafters, Triumph Actuation Systems and Pexco.

Due to the presence of Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences and four regional hospitals, healthcare industry is also making progress by leaps and bounds in Yakima. The city features specialized treatment centers, award winning hospitals and renowned training centers such as Center of Excellence for Healthcare Training.

Tourism Industry

Tourism is the fastest growing industry in the valley. Nature has bestowed Yakima Valley including city of Yakima with unparalleled beauty. People visiting Yakima can enjoy a lot of recreational and outdoor activities ranging from snow and water skiing to water rafting, horseback riding, hiking, boating and fishing. The city boasts four distinct seasons and 300 days of sunshine thanks to its semi-arid climate. The city’s thriving wine industry also attracts thousands of tourists every year.

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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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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 17th April
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Job ID: 434581BRAddress Line 1: 606 Wilson LaneCity: YakimaState: WashingtonZip Code: 98901Position Status: Full-TimeGrade: DRFJob DescriptionPOSITION OVERVIEW:Pick up and deliver trailers between Service Centers and/or ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th April
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 17th April
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 17th April
Executive Team Leader – Assets Protection Job Code: 0884 About us: One of the world’s leading and most recognized brands comes to life in our stores, where guests are still captivated by everything that ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th April
Personal Bankers at U.S. Bank break the mold of what it means to be a banker by building a meaningful relationship with every customer. They are responsible for assessing and attending to customers’ banking needs, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th April
The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th April
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 17th April
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 17th April
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 17th April
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 17th April
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 17th April
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 17th April
About us: One of the world’s leading and most recognized brands comes to life in our stores, where guests are still captivated by everything that made them fall in love with Target. Our approximately 1800 ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th April
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Triumph Group, Inc.
Overview Triumph Group designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of aviation and industrial components, accessories, subassemblies, systems and aircraft structures. We partner with ...
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mossadams
Why Moss Adams? Moss Adams brings more West to business. At Moss Adams, we’re excited by the greatness of possibility and the extraordinary potential for companies and individuals to prosper. With more than 2,600 ...
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Yakima County Human Resources
Overview There is one position with the Yakima County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office. The incumbent is responsible for providing professional legal work of criminal prosecution. Attorney I $5,277.00 - $5,609.00 ...
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PayneWest Insurance
Overview You’re a passionate and people-oriented client relations professional who will partner with your sales and service colleagues to manage all aspects of your assigned book of business. You will be a lead ...
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Yakima County Human Resources
Overview There is one opening with the Yakima County Public Services, County Road Division. This is an intermittent, on-call, extra help, temporary position. This position is responsible for performing a variety of ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th April