Brooklyn Jobs

  • Recent Truck Driver CDL Graduates Wanted - 866-606-3023

    Swift Transportation Co.inc - Brooklyn, NY

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    from Swift Transportation Co.Inc - 1 day ago
  • Clinical Nutrition Manager 2

    Sodexo - Brooklyn, NY

    Are you a Dietitian looking for a change? Time to move to the next level? Have you worked for 2 or more years in an acute care setting? Sodexo is seeking a Registered Dietitian...

    from Sodexo - 1 day ago
  • Dedicated Run - $1500 Sign On Bonus - Class A CDL Truck Driver

    Watkins Shepard Trucking - Brooklyn, NY

    Dedicated NJ to NC and back We offer our Teams: Pay depending on your experience Drop and hook Up to $.09/mile monthly productivity/safety and fuel bonuses $1500 Sign On Bonus...

    from Watkins Shepard Trucking - 1 day ago
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Brooklyn, New York

Brooklyn is one of the five boroughs of New York City. An independent city until its consolidation into New York in 1898, Brooklyn is New York City's most populous borough, with nearly 2.5 million residents. Brooklyn is coterminous with Kings County, which is the most populous county in New York State, and the second most densely populated county in the United States ). Though a part of New York City, Brooklyn maintains a distinct character of its own. Brooklyn is characterized by cultural diversity, an independent art scene, distinct neighborhoods, and a unique architectural heritage.

Brooklyn Economy

Brooklyn's job market is driven by three main factors: the performance of the national/city economy, population flows, and the borough's position as a convenient back office for New York's businesses. Forty-four percent of Brooklyn's employed population, or 410,000 people, work in the borough; more than half of the borough's residents work outside its boundaries. As a result, economic conditions in Manhattan are important to the borough's jobseekers. Strong international immigration to Brooklyn generates jobs in services, retailing and construction. In recent years Brooklyn has benefited from a steady influx of financial back office operations from Manhattan, the rapid growth of a high-tech/entertainment economy in DUMBO, and strong growth in support services such as accounting, personal supply agencies and computer services firms. Jobs in the borough have traditionally been concentrated in manufacturing, but since 1975, Brooklyn has shifted from a manufacturing-based economy to a...more

According to our Brooklyn Trends data, the number of Brooklyn, New York jobs has decreased by 17% since October 2013.
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