Brooklyn Jobs

  • Lead UI/UX Designer

    Sproutvideo - Brooklyn, NY

    About Us SproutVideo was founded in 2010 with the simple goal of making it easier for businesses of all sizes to use video. Growth has been incredibly strong, with customers...

    from SproutVideo - 25 days ago
  • Assistant Kitchen Manager

    Mable's Smokehouse & Banquet Hall - Brooklyn, NY

    We are looking for a dedicated and reliable person to fill our assistant kitchen manager position. We are a high volume restaurant in Williamsburg so 3 years of working in a...

    from Mable's Smokehouse & Banquet Hall - 27 days ago
  • Advanced Vinyasa Instructor Needed

    Hot Spot Yoga - Brooklyn, NY

    We are a boutique hot Vinyasa studio looking for an ADVANCED instructor. Please respond only if you have a minimum of 3 years teaching experience. We are looking to fill many...

    from Hot Spot Yoga - 23 days 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 September 2013.
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