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Food services jobs in Rhode Island grow

Posted on March 29, 2018

According to labor statistics, food service jobs in Rhode Island continue to climb. The RI Department of Labor and Training announced that the state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for February 2018 was 4.5 percent, unchanged from the January rate. Over the year, the unemployment rate is also unchanged from the February 2017 rate of 4.5 percent. The […]


Commitments may bolster Rhode Island jobs

Posted on March 6, 2018

A number of employers are making a commitment that may boost Rhode Island jobs. Nine of Rhode Island’s largest employers have made a public commitment to buy more products and services from local Rhode Island companies. In her State of the State address, Governor Gina M. Raimondo announced the Supply RI initiative, a new effort […]


Construction jobs in Rhode Island fall

Posted on March 6, 2018

The newest labor statistics show that construction jobs in Rhode Island have decreased. The state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for December 2017 was 4.4 percent, up one-tenth of a percentage point from the November rate. Over the year, the unemployment rate is down half of a percentage point from the December 2016 rate of 4.9 percent. Estimated […]


State hires for law enforcement jobs in Rhode Island

Posted on March 6, 2018

The state is busy filling key hires for law enforcement jobs in Rhode Island. Colonel Ann C. Assumpico, Director of the Rhode Island Department of Public Safety, and Chief Sheriff David M. DeCesare announce that nine new deputy sheriffs were sworn in earlier to fill vacancies within the Rhode Island Division of Sheriffs. They are […]


Food services jobs in Rhode Island lost

Posted on February 2, 2018

The number of food service jobs in Rhode Island declined, according to recent labor statistics. The RI Department of Labor and Training announced that the state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for December 2017 was 4.4 percent, up one-tenth of a percentage point from the November rate. Over the year, the unemployment rate is down half of a […]


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 […]


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