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Frequently Listed Job Vacancies in Idaho

Updated on March 1, 2014
State Capital Boise
State Capital Boise

Job Forecasts For 2014 - 2016

The number of job listings found for Idaho in March 2014 stood at the highest mark since 2010 and 2013 highs. The fastest growing occupation around the state to 2016 include work in the growing Healthcare Industry and Information Technology as well as Truck Driving and Energy Industries..

Skilled trades make up another large chunk of fast growing jobs and Hotel Resort occupations are growing in a number, along with Survey Research jobs, all after the Great Recession in America.

The top two growth jobs forecasted for Idaho from 2004 - 2014 wre both involved with communications, including radio and telecommunications.

Jobs Double From 2010 - 2014

Over 24,600 job postings were found in Idaho in March 2014, compared with approximately 12,100 job listings gathered for the state in March 2010. This is a little more than doubling the number of job listings in four years.

The top listings most frequently found are in the following list of Healthcare, Sales, and Dining/Food Service jobs:

  1. Registered Nurses and Travel Nurses
  2. Nuverra Company and C. R. Englund - Truck Drivers
  3. Physical Therapists and Assistants
  4. Insurance Sales and Service
  5. Saudi Aramaco - IT and Engineering jobs in energy
  6. General Managers and Assistant Managers
  7. Occupational Therapists
  8. Physicians
  9. Sales Representatives
  10. Pizza Hut Crew, Shift Manager, Delivery Driver Speech Language Pathologists

Largest Idaho Employers

Reference: Information is from statistics.

  1. Mountain Home US Air Force Base
  2. Micron Technology Inc - Boise
  3. Boise State University
  4. Military Dept - Boise
  5. St. Alphonsus Regional Medical Center - Boise
  6. Brigham Young University- Rexburg
  7. On Semiconductor Corp. - Pocatello
  8. Department of Health & Welfare - Boise
  9. Water Center (utility) - Boise
  10. VA Medical Center - Boise

Large Idaho Job Markets Along I-84 and I-86

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A markerBoise -
Boise, ID, USA
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B markerMountain Home AFB -
Mountain Home Air Force Base (MUO), Idaho 83648, USA
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C markerPocatello -
Pocatello, ID, USA
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D markerIdaho Falls -
Idaho Falls, ID, USA
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Sports Related Opportunities

College and High School

League Sports

Hotel Resorts

The Gaming Entertainment Industry is growing in Idaho, including in the businesses owned and operated by the several Native American Nations located in this state. One need not be a member fo the nation or tribe to work in these resort hotel complexes.

There is also a thriving Travel and Tourism business in Idaho that regularly needs employees.

Chief Looking Glass, photo taken in 1871
Chief Looking Glass, photo taken in 1871

Idaho Guides

Native American Groups and Businesses in Idaho

Nations and Tribes

Report Hotels and Entertainment Complexes

Kootenai River Inn & Spa

7169 Plaza St.; Bonners Ferry, ID 83805


Shoshone-Bannock High Stakes

Shoshone-Bannock Tribes; Box 868; Fort Hall, ID 83203


It'se-Ye-Ye Resort 

Nez Perce Tribe; 419 Third Street; Kamiah, Idaho 83536

(208) 935-1638  

Clearwater River Resort

Nez Perce Tribe; 17500 Nez Perce Highway; Lewiston, ID 83501

(208) 746-0723 

Coeur D'Alene

Coeur d'Alene Tribe; 27068 Southwest US Hwy 95; Worley, Idaho 83876

(800) 523-2464 

Higher Education in Idaho


University of Brigham Young, Idaho
University of Brigham Young, Idaho


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      macie 4 years ago

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      gabriella05 10 years ago from Oldham

      Great hub, very informative,

      Thank you