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 ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
Job DescriptionExecutive Team Leader Assets Protection (Assistant Manager Loss Prevention)-Yakima, WA(Job Number:ASS00034D)Executive Team Leader – Assets Protection Job Code: 0884 About us: One of the ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th 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 ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
We need a babysitter to take care of 2 children in Yakima. Animal lovers please apply (we have pets)! It is important to us that you have your own car.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 9th February
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Job Title: R0002: Courier/DOTJob Requisition Number: RC128071Category: Courier/Tractor-Trailer DriverJob Family: FXE-US: DriverTime Type: Part TimeCompensation: $0Locations:Yakima, WashingtonDriver / Operator Of Company ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
Originates mortgage loans in an assigned community territory. Takes applications, conducts preliminary underwriting reviews, submits loan applications to processing and underwriting for approval. Follows-up to ensure ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
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 15th February
Yakima family needs a full-time nanny. Must love kids! Our ideal match will meet the requirements below.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 9th February
I'm looking for a great babysitter for 2 children. We require that you have your own car.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th February
Part-timePOSITION SUMMARY: AutoZone's Part-Time Auto Parts Delivery Driver performs work in the operation of a vehicle to assure safe delivery of parts to and from commercial customers. In addition, this AutoZoner will ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
Part-timePosition Summary AutoZone's Part-Time Retail Sales Associates drive sales through superior customer service by exceeding customer expectations and providing a WOW! Customer Service experience. While assisting ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
We need a nanny for our 2 children in Yakima. And we're looking now!
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th February
Searching for a great house cleaner. Can you provide your own cleaning supplies (detergents, etc)? Can you provide your own cleaning equipment (vacuum, etc)? Bathroom Cleaning Kitchen Cleaning General Room Cleaning ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
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 15th February
I'm looking for a great nanny/tutor for one 7, almost 8, year old daughter. We do have a dog, so please consider that when applying. You'll be responsible for taking her to activities. I will be traveling to Yakima ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th February
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Job Description SUMMARY As a Pharmacy Technician, you are a vital part of our wellness store team that is responsible for the day to day operations of the pharmacy and the care and service provided to our ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
CommissionAt A Glance Full-time sales role good for students, grads, and people who appreciate flexibility, with potential for advancement and no ceiling on commission bonuses. A role that is ideal for flexible, ...
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Part-timeWELCOME TO SHERWIN-WILLIAMS Sherwin-Williams is the largest paints and coatings company in the world. With $15.8 billion in sales, more than 4,100 stores, and 140 manufacturing and distribution centers ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
We need hands-on care to take care of my mother in Yakima. Some light tidying up is involved. Additional responsibilities include meal preparation. We'll need you to handle groceries or errands when appropriate. We ask ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
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 15th February