With its proximity to the nation's capital, it's no surprise that Virginia jobs are provided through the sectors of government and defense. Virginia actually has the highest per capita rate of defense spending in the country, providing thousands of jobs. A number of federal agencies are located in northern Virginia, including the Central Intelligence Agency and the Department of Defense. The world's largest naval base, Naval Station Norfolk, is in Virginia. Technology is a growing industry within the state. Agricultural products such as tomatoes, soybeans, hay and peanuts are high yield crops, as is tobacco. Virginia has a booming tourism industry, as well.
Cities popular with Virginia job seekers are Virginia Beach, Norfolk, Chesapeake, Arlington and Richmond. Virginia enjoys an unemployment rate that's even lower than the national average. The Bureau of Labor Statistics listed it at 5.5 percent in September 2014, while the national rate of unemployment was 5.9 percent.
Navigating Virginia's broad and diverse job landscape can be confusing and overwhelming. However, with resources like LiveCareer's resume samples database and job search tool, you will be on your way to finding your dream job in Virginia.
LiveCareer has 312506 searchable Virginia resumes in its Resume Directory database. These are real resumes created by LiveCareer subscribers using LiveCareer’s Resume Builder. Search by any Virginia city to find resumes created in or near your location.
Senior Graphic Designer/Production Manager
Signs By Tomorrow Sterling,Virginia
Summary Diverse , results - oriented graphic designer with 25 years of experience in print , logo ...
RN Case Manager
Revival Home Health Agency Centreville,Virginia
Professional Summary Dear Sir/Madam , I'm writing to you today regarding the registered nursing job ...
Strategy and Operations Officer
The World Bank Arlington,Virginia
Professional Summary Experienced professional with over 8 years of product marketing , market resea...
Titan Transportation Petersburg,Virginia
Summary Skilled Maintenance mechanic with Entry Level Management . I have over 24 years of mechanic...
Special Education Teacher (K-5)
Wilderness Elementary School Locust Grove,Virginia
Summary Dedicated educator committed to creating a positive classroom atmosphere that is stimulating...
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