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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Installation Technician new Add to Favorites
It’s your turn to take the lead and deliver the future before anyone else. You’ll introduce our customers to AT&T’s award-winning TV service and state of the art technology while creating a best in ...
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Pharmacy 340B Coordinator new Add to Favorites
Virginia Mason Memorial
ROLE SUMMARYThe 340B program is a vital resource to Virginia Mason Memorial. Compliance with the guidelines set forth by the Health Resources and Service Administration is a key component of continued enrollment in the ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 11th June
Sales Executive- Benefit Planning new Add to Favorites
PayneWest Insurance
Overview We’re the catalyst that walks into our clients’ lives and helps them make positive changes so that they’re more informed and protected. We take the philosophy that—not only are we there ...
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Dishwasher new Add to Favorites
Working at Denny’s, you can make a guest feel amazing, and get paid doing it. You’ll earn excellent money and may be eligible for benefits like flexible schedules, paid vacations, discounts on meals, and a ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th June
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We are Aaron’s - an industry leader in the sales and lease-to-own retailer known for quality brand names and superior customer service. We provide our team members the opportunity to reach their full potential in ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 11th June
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Signature Retail Services
Retail Merchandising Specialist We are looking for individuals that are detail oriented to apply to our part time Retail Merchandiser Specialist opportunity. Retail Merchandisers represent and merchandise a variety of ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
Job DescriptionAt Wells Fargo, we want to satisfy our customers' financial needs and help them succeed financially. We're looking for talented people who will put our customers at the center of everything we do. Join ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th June
CPM Serv Oiler/Lube Tech new Add to Favorites
Job ID: [[149413]] Central Pre-Mix Concrete Co., A CRH Company, values a culture of growth, development, and internal promotion. We are a dynamic, growth-oriented, national aggregate, asphalt, concrete, and construction ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th June
Red Robin
$14 an hour -  Part-timeLine Cooks - Start at $14 per hour! At Red Robin, our Extraordinary People are at the heart of everything we do! From ensuring that dishes are sparkling clean, to creating the ...
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REMN Wholesale
Scope/Purpose of the Position: Assist designated Mortgage Loan Originator(s) in packaging loans files for submission to processing. Essential Functions: Represents the company in a professional and enthusiastic manner: ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 10th June
Sensory Intern new Add to Favorites
Yakima Chief Hops
Yakima Chief Hops is seeking a motivated team member to assist in the execution of our sensory panel. This position involves sample preparation, panel set up, cleaning, and maintaining sensory facilities. This person ...
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Scheduling Coordinator new Add to Favorites
Lincoln Avenue Medical-Dental Center
Job Brief Schedules patients with providers, directs incoming calls, and provides backup support to other front office positions. Employment duration: Part time Exempt Status: Non-exempt Offer Relocation?: No Schedules ...
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Part-Time Field Service Rep new Add to Favorites
Are you looking for a part time job that offers flexibility, no-sales, a convenient commute, and the ability to move around and not sit on the phone for hours? If the answer is YES, then check out this opportunity with ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th June
Summary: Location: Yakima, WATo be considered for this role, candidates must reside in one of these following cities: Yakima, WA or within 15 miles of this location.To be considered for this role, we ask that all ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 10th June
Sales Associate - Yakima, WA new Add to Favorites
Good Feet
************************************************************** Are you looking for a career with unlimited earning potential? ************************************************************** We believe in: Creating a ...
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Restaurant Team Member new Add to Favorites
MOD Pizza
Imagine if everyone had a place to go where they were encouraged to embrace their individuality and come as they are. A place fostering an environment that supports human growth and recognizes the value in second ...
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Caregiver new Add to Favorites
Brookdale Senior Living
Overview Every day is an opportunity for our associates to deeply connect with people in a profound and personal way. Our associates are the core of our mission and we know that offering them genuine rewards and heart ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th June
Eric Silvers - State Farm Agent
Position Overview State Farm Insurance Agent located in Yakima, WA is seeking an outgoing, career-oriented professional to join their team. As a State Farm team member for Eric Silvers - State Farm Agent, you will build ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th June
Catholic Charities Serving Central Washington
What you can expect as a Content Specialist/Site Supervisor.... Support the day-to-day operations of the Early Learning Classrooms in coordination with other Early Learning Specialists (Early Achiever and Infant-Toddler ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th June
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 June