Looking for a career change? Birmingham has 23K job openings—April 3


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Find your perfect job. (Bham Now)

On the hunt for a new job? There are more than 23K job openings in Birmingham right now. Keep reading to learn about listings, Alabama’s labor market and more.

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 2.5% in February, which is 1.1% less than the national average. Let’s keep it up, Bham!

There are 6 jobs in Birmingham per available candidate

Regions Foundation / Jefferson State Community College / Student
Work hard, play hard. (Nathan Watson / Bham Now)

No need to worry about the competition. According to AlabamaWorks!, there are 3,650 candidates for 23,740 job openings. Go explore the market—we think you have a pretty good chance of getting hired.

Companies currently hiring

Half Shell Oyster House 113 Looking for a career change? Birmingham has 23K job openings—April 3
Service with a smile. (Jacob Blankenship / Bham Now)

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

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

  1. The University of Alabama at Birmingham: 978
  2. Tenet Healthcare: 689
  3. Grandview Medical Center: 633
  4. UAB Medicine: 495
  5. Children’s of Alabama: 333
  6. Dollar General: 296
  7. Soliant: 264
  8. Hibbett Sports: 250
  9. Door Dash: 209
  10. Regions Financial: 167

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

Want to join our team? Bham Now is hiring for an Account Executive and Client-facing Content Producer. Hville Blast is hiring for a Content Producer. Apply now!

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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