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Top 5 Industries Hiring Right Now – September 2018

Wondering who's hiring right now? There are thousands of openings in transportation, nursing, sales, technology, and retail including management and entry-level positions. 

Check out the list below to see which companies are hiring in September, including well-known organizations like Home Instead Senior Care, CVS, Hogan Transportation, IBM, and Oracle.


Transportation – 594,349 Jobs


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Top Hiring Companies: Hogan Transportation, USA Truck, Averitt Express, Hub Group, Celadon

Top Job Titles: CDL Truck Driver, Long Haul Truck Driver or OTR, Regional CDL Truck Driver, Straight Truck, Delivery Driver

Top States: Illinois, Ohio, Texas, Pennsylvania, Indiana

Top Desired Skills/Credentials: Commercial Driver's License, Class A CDL, Driving, Over the Road, Orientation


Nursing – 237,707 Jobs


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Top Hiring Companies: CareInHomes, Ascension Health, Cross Country TravCorps, Supplemental Health Care, Home Instead Senior Care

Top Job Titles: Registered Nurse (RN), Nurse Assistant (CNA), Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), Home Health Aide, Nursing Manager/Supervisor

Top States: California, Texas, Florida, Pennsylvania, New York

Top Desired Skills/Credentials: Nursing, Registered Nurse, Patient Care, Healthcare Management, Management


Sales – 231,609 Jobs


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Top Hiring Companies: Platinum Supplemental Insurance, Oracle, Dollar General Corporation, Mutual of Omaha, Mac Tools

Top Job Titles: Sales Representative/Sales Associate, Sales - Associate/Clerk/Cashier, Account Executive/Account Manager/Sales Specialist, Sales Manager, Director of Sales

Top States: California, Texas, Illinois, Florida, New York

Top Desired Skills/Credentials: Sales, Management, Customer Service, Communication Skills, Training and Development


Technology – 202,389 Jobs


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Top Hiring Companies: Oracle, Hired, IBM, Leidos, Techfetch Com

Top Job Titles: Software Developer, DevOps Engineer/System Administrator, Other Engineer, Database Administrator/Developer, Project Manager

Top States: California, Texas, Virginia, New York, Maryland

Top Desired Skills/Credentials: Development, Software, Management, Design, Communication Skills


Retail – 183,958 Jobs


cashier assisting a customer at the counter of a coffee shop


Top Hiring Companies: Dollar General Corporation/Dollar General, CVS Health, GameStop Corp., AutoZone Auto Parts, Ulta Beauty, Inc.

Top Job Titles: Sales - Associate/Clerk/Cashier, Sales Representative/Sales Associate, Assistant Store Manager, Store Manager, Merchandising - Non-Management

Top States: California, Texas, Florida, New York, Pennsylvania

Top Desired Skills/Credentials: Retail, Sales, Merchandising, Customer Service, Management

By Natalie Winzer, iHire | September 19, 2018
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