Looking for jobs in Birmingham? Check out more 22K listed in the area—March 13


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Jobs in Birmingham. (Nathan Watson / Bham Now)

Did you know there are more than 22K jobs in Birmingham right now? Keep reading to learn more about listings, Alabama’s labor market and job fairs.

Bham Now’s current featured job listings

Post your job—we’ll feature + promote it on Bham Now’s website + social media. 

Alabama’s unemployment rate is lower than national average

According to the Alabama Department of Labor Market Information Division, Alabama had an unemployment rate of 2.8% in December, which is 0.7% less than the national average. Let’s keep it up, Bham!

There are 6 jobs in Birmingham per available candidate

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We’re here to help with your job search. (Nathan Watson / Bham Now)

No need to worry about the competition. According to AlabamaWorks!, there are 3,594 candidates for 22,148 job openings. Go explore the market—we think you have a pretty good chance of getting hired.

Check out these companies that are currently hiring

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Relocating to Birmingham for a job? Check out Motivated Movers. (Nathan Watson / Bham Now)

While healthcare companies have the highest demand for employees in the area, there are many more career opportunities, including retail and management.

Here are the top 10 employers in Birmingham with the most job openings, according to Indeed.com:

  1. The University of Alabama at Birmingham: 1,042
  2. UAB Medicine: 560
  3. Tenet Healthcare: 474
  4. Instacart Shoppers: 420
  5. Children’s of Alabama: 340
  6. Grandview Medical Center: 325
  7. Ascension: 315
  8. Hibbett Sports: 231
  9. Soliant: 202
  10. Dollar General: 193

Looking for more amazing companies in The Magic City? Check out these can’t-miss opportunities:

Want to join our team? Bham Now + Hville Blast are both hiring for an Account Executive. Apply now!

Job fairs in the Greater Birmingham Area

The Horizons School is joining Jefferson State Community College, United Ability and Cawaco RC&D Council for a free and disability-inclusive hiring expo.

  • When: Wednesday, March 15 | 9AM-12PM
  • Where: Zoom
  • More info

Trussville Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting a free job fair with multiple employers for those seeking a career change.

Looking for a second chance in the job scene? Jefferson County is hosting a second chance job fair for those looking for a new job or have been convicted of past misdemeanors.

For more job fairs, check Alabama Career Center on Facebook for updates.

We wish you the best of luck on your job hunt! PS—Huntsville has over 13K job openings right now.

Looking for a job? Check out our job listings. If you’re an employer, post your open positions here.

Emma Johnston
Emma Johnston
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