The most popular jobs from 2019

In such a competitive market, it’s important to expand your job search to employers and industries that might not currently be on your radar. For instance, if you are looking for a job in Finance & Accounting, perhaps you haven’t considered a role with the federal government. Or maybe you didn’t realize your next graphic design role could be with a nonprofit – or that the career you are looking to start in software engineering might be with an apparel company.

To help inspire new career ideas, here’s a look back at the top 5 jobs from 2019, organized by keyword. They aren’t all surprises, but you’ll find a mixture of great opportunities from both name-brands and lesser-known employers, all of which are top employers hiring today through

Browse all top jobs, and click the employer’s name to see their full list of currently available jobs.

Accounting & Finance
Accounting Clerk-Finance | Brooklyn Museum
Front Office Clerk | Legacy Community Health
Staff Accountant | Lambda Legal
Operations Director, Oregon Savings Network | Oregon State Treasury
Financial Management Analyst | Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)

Assistant, Executive Administrative | National Geographic Society
eDiscovery Support Services Administrative Assistant | Winston & Strawn
Administrative Assistant | Dallas County Community College District
Administrative Assistant | MRM//McCann
Executive Assistant | FinancialForce

Project Manager | CapTech
Assistant General Manager – Tampa, FL | Zillow Group
Global Business Operations Manager – Apple Pay | Apple
Chief Operating Officer | Feeding America
Business Intelligence & Data Analyst | Signify

Customer Service
Customer Service Representative | Sound Transit
Customer Service Representative – Member Services | Teladoc Health
Customer Service Representative I | Chesapeake Utilities
Customer Service Representative | Waste Connections, Inc.
Customer Service Representative | Protective Life Insurance

Graphic Designer | WW
Production Artist | Relativity
Senior Graphic Designer | NYU
Graphic Designer II | NIKE
Graphic Designer | Catholic Relief Services

Online Learning Instructor – Adjunct | Tacoma Community College
Teacher Education – Literacy – Affiliate/PT Faculty | MSU Denver
Assistant Professor in Educational Leadership | Lewis & Clark College
Residential Adjunct Instructor – Nursing | Rasmussen College
Tenure Track Assistant Professor | University of Massachusetts Amherst

Engineering, Architecture & Construction
Entry Level – Engineering Development Program | Honda North America
Mechanical Engineer | Fishbeck, Thompson, Carr & Huber, Inc.
Senior Field Representative | Dormitory Authority of the State of New York (DASNY)
Construction Superintendent in New York | Gannett Fleming
Associate Construction Project Manager | EDP Renewables

Water Team Project Manager | Environmental Science Associates(ESA)
Nathaniel P. Reed Hobe Sound Nat’l Wildlife Refuge Individual Placement – AmeriCorps | American Conservation Experience (ACE)
Field Service Instrumentation Technician – South Texas | SUEZ Water Technologies & Solutions
Officer, Environmental Research and Science DC | The Pew Charitable Trusts
Air Quality Engineer I/II | Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD)

Events Specialist in Los Angeles, California | J. Paul Getty Trust
Specialist, Event Production | National Multiple Sclerosis Society
Production Assistant | Los Angeles Philharmonic Association
Events Manager | Human Rights Campaign
Brand Ambassador (Part-time) | Starry

Chief Executive Officer | Lambda Legal
Chief Information Officer | Feeding America
Chief Financial Officer (CFO) | Ibotta
Senior VP for Finance & Administration & CFO | American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)
Chief Systems Security and Law Enforcement Officer | Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (LACMTA)

Financial Services & Insurance
Compliance Officer in New York | Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC)
Insurance Agent | Shelter Insurance
Large Corporate Relationship Manager III | Huntington
Agency Process Associate | Allstate Insurance Company

Food & Hospitality
Food Service Director | Elior North America
General Manager 4 – Food | Sodexo
Regional Director of Operations | Compass Group
Food Service Worker | SSP America
Guest Service Agency | Drury Hotels

Government & Intelligence
Special Agent | Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
NSA Police Officer – Entry Level | National Security Agency (NSA)
Foreign Service Information Management Specialist | Department of State
Federal Reserve Law Enforcement Officer | Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Imagery Analyst – Journeyman | AEVEX Intelligence

Neonatologist | Pediatrix Medical Group
LVN RX Fulfillment Nurse Line | Teladoc Health
FGP Medical Assistant | NYU Langone Health
Nurse Practitioner, Montrose Clinic | Legacy Community Health
Nurse Practitioner, HouseCalls – Statewide Traveler, FL | OptumCare

Hi-Tech & Software
Senior Warehouse Control Systems Analyst | NIKE
Senior Data Scientist | Relativity
Data Analyst / Python Programmer in Boston, MA | LogMeIn
IT Manager | Mosaic
Battery Test Technician | Apple

Human Resources
Human Resources Manager | Pedernales Electric Cooperative
Human Resources Director | Lambda Legal
Human Resources Coordinator | Insomniac Games
Director of Recruiting | Chicago Trading Company
Director, Human Resources in Dallas Office, Texas | Topgolf

A&P Engine Assembly Associate – Aviation Production | Honda North America
Production Trainee | Arconic
Production Supervisor | The Gorilla Glue Company
Production Manager | Rockwell Automation
Machine Operator | Southwire

Sr Mgr, Marketing Analytics & Insights – remote opportunity! | FinancialForce
Director of Marketing | TEGNA
Marketing Associate-Marketing and Communications | Brooklyn Museum
Specialist, Experiential Marketing (Consumer Events & Tradeshows) | Nintendo
Travel Leaders Luxury Brands Digital Marketing Intern in New York, New York | Travel Leaders Group

Media & Publishing
Producer I, All Things Considered | National Public Radio (NPR)
Assistant Editor | Macmillan Publishers
Video Producer/Editor | WW
Writer Intern | Insomniac Games
Associate Digital Content Writer | Hulu

Vice President, International | National Geographic Society
Associate Regional Campaign Director | Human Rights Campaign
Associate, Operations – Program Delivery & Operations | National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI)
Associate Editor, American Libraries | American Library Association
Senior Director, Policy and Government Relations | American Rivers

Project Management
Senior Assistant Project Manager | Dormitory Authority of the State of NewYork (DASNY)
Project Manager | Fishbeck, Thompson, Carr & Huber, Inc.
Senior Project Manager, Professional Services | FinancialForce
Project Manager | CapTech
Senior Project Manager in Baltimore, Maryland | 14 West

Associate I, Research Review and Support in Washington, District of Columbia | The Pew Charitable Trusts
Senior Manager, Quality Assurance | Mapp Biopharmaceutical
Data Analyst II in Seattle, Washington | Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Research Assistant Professor | Kansas State University
Research Associate I | Mapp Biopharmaceutical

Assistant Store Manager | BevMo
Assistant Store Manager | Michaels
Sunglass Hut – Sales Associate | Luxottica Group
Manager | Apple
Retail Sales Representative | Verizon

Regional Sales Manager | Protective Life Insurance
Account Executive, Commercial Sales- Florida | Salesforce
Account Executive: Healthcare – TOLA Large Enterprise | Workday
VP of Sales Operations | CarGurus

Transportation & Logistics 
Bus Operator | Chicago Transit Authority (CTA)
Delivery Truck Driver | Chesapeake Utilities
Bus Operator | AC Transit
Bus Driver – Metro Transit Metropolitan Council
Package Handler | FedEx Ground

Warehouse Order Selector | Sysco
Warehouse Worker (Culinary Operations) | SeaWorld San Diego
Warehouse Associate | Benjamin Moore
Warehouse On Call – Nights | Young’s Market
Warehouse Production Package Handler II – Equipment Operator | Pitney Bowes


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