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Census jobs in Rhode Island are available

Posted on February 2, 2018

According to the Census website, census jobs in Rhode Island are available. The U.S. Census Bureau is accepting applications for more than 1,000 temporary positions for the 2018 Census Test in Providence County, R.I. The majority of these positions are for work as an enumerator for the 2018 Census Test. This involves contacting residents of Providence County to […]


Recreation jobs in Rhode Island climb

Posted on February 2, 2018

The number of recreation jobs in Rhode Island is climbing. Payroll in Rhode Island totaled 496,600 in June, reflecting a gain of 200 jobs from the revised May estimate of 496,400. Job growth has averaged 900 per month halfway through this year, well above the average monthly gain of 200 jobs per month experienced halfway […]


Company hires for design architect jobs in Rhode Island

Posted on January 3, 2018

One company is hiring for design architect jobs in Rhode Island. Infosys, the global leader in consulting, technology, and next generation services, intends to open its new Design and Innovation Hub in Providence and create 500 jobs in Rhode Island by 2022. “We are excited to welcome Infosys to Rhode Island,” said Governor Raimondo. “Because […]


State hopes to create more Rhode Island tech jobs

Posted on January 3, 2018

The state’s officials are busy creating more Rhode Island tech jobs. The state has announced a new goal in fostering a competitive workforce: doubling the number of computer science degree graduates in Rhode Island by 2025. “Thanks to CS4RI, every single student who goes through our public school system has a chance to learn computer science,” […]


Construction jobs in Rhode Island climb

Posted on January 3, 2018

The number of construction jobs in Rhode Island has grown, according to recent labor statistics. Jobs in Rhode Island increased to 497,700, a gain of 600 jobs from the revised October employment level of 497,100. The revised October estimate reverses what originally was an October job loss into an October job gain, marking the first […]


State puts out incentives for Rhode Island engineering jobs

Posted on December 4, 2017

The state is busy putting out incentives to attract Rhode Island engineering jobs. The Board of Directors for the Rhode Island Commerce Corporation tonight approved economic incentives to lure two companies from Massachusetts to Rhode Island. The board also voted to issue Innovation Vouchers to support the R&D work of three Rhode Island small businesses. […]


Healthcare jobs in Rhode Island grow

Posted on December 4, 2017

The number of healthcare jobs in Rhode Island climbed slightly last month. The state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for October 2017 was 4.2 percent, unchanged from the September rate. Over the year, the unemployment rate is down nine-tenths of a percentage point from the October 2016 rate of 5.1 percent. The U.S. unemployment rate was 4.1 percent […]


Food service jobs in Rhode Island decline

Posted on December 4, 2017

Food service jobs  in Rhode Island declined sharply, according to the latest labor statistics. For September 2017 the unemployment rate was 4.2 percent, down one-tenth of a percentage point from the August rate. Over the year, the unemployment rate is down one and one-tenth percentage points from the September 2016 rate of 5.3 percent. The […]


Company to create retail jobs in Rhode Island

Posted on November 9, 2017

Kohl’s is creating more retail jobs in Rhode Island. Kohl’s plans to invest in its store base and enhance the capabilities of its e-commerce fulfillment network. During the third quarter, Kohl’s will open four small format stores and its fifth e-commerce fulfillment center. The company continues to make progress on its initiatives to optimize and rightsize […]


Food service jobs in Rhode Island grow

Posted on November 6, 2017

The number of food service jobs in Rhode Island is climbing, according to recent labor statistics.  The state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for August 2017 was 4.3 percent, unchanged from the July rate. Over the year, the unemployment rate is down one percentage point from the August 2016 rate of 5.3 percent. The U.S. unemployment rate was […]


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