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Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Des Moines, IA

 
Des Moines (pronounced /dɪˈmɔɪn/), (allegedly French: "Des Moines", French meaning "City of Monks" ) is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Iowa. It is also the county seat of Polk County. A small portion of the city extends into Warren County. It was incorporated on September 22, 1851, as Fort Des Moines which was shortened to "Des Moines" in 1857. It is named after the Des Moines River, which may have been adapted from the French Rivière Des Moines, literally meaning "River of the Monks" (however, see "History" section below). The five-county metropolitan area is ranked 91st in terms of population in the United States according to 2007 estimates with 546,599 residents according to United States Census Bureau. The city proper population was 198,682 at the 200... (from wikipedia)
 
 
 

 
General Information
Polk County216,284 Population (as of 2000)
Iowa State219,068 Population (current)
117.5 Square Miles of Land1.9 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.6 Square Miles of Water$84,681 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$38,003 Average House Income (as of 2000)

Business Information
5,877 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$1,110,381,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
128,804 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$4,481,856,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

Gender (as of 2000)
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Ethnicity (as of 2000)
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Median Ages (as of 2000)
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1096 Des Moines, IA Jobs Found


CHENEGA TRI-SERVICES, LLC Company Job Title: Physician – MEPS Chenega Job Title: Physician Clearance: Background/NACI Location: Des Moines, IA Repo...
Chenega Corporation - IA - Des Moines - posted 6 days ago
JOB REQUISITION Des Moines Accountemps Staffing Manager LOCATION IA DES MOINES JOB DESCRIPTION Job Summary Our Staffing Managers work in a team env...
Robert Half International - IA - Des Moines - posted 7 days ago
Planned Parenthood North Central States Field Manager Des Moines, Iowa At Planned Parenthood North Central States (PPNCS), we believe all people de...
Planned Parenthood North Central States - IA - Des Moines - posted 25 days ago
Job ID: 5348 Position Description: Joseph T. Ryerson Inc., and Son is a leading distributor and processor of metals in North America. Headquartered...
Ryerson Inc. - IA - Des Moines - posted 5 days ago
JOB REQUISITION Des Moines RH Finance Recruiting Manager LOCATION IA DES MOINES JOB DESCRIPTION Job Summary As Recruiting Manager your responsibili...
Robert Half International - IA - Des Moines - posted 6 days ago
JOB REQUISITION Des Moines Management Resources Client Service Director LOCATION IA DES MOINES JOB DESCRIPTION Job Summary As a Client Service Dire...
Robert Half International - IA - Des Moines - posted 20 days ago
JOB REQUISITION Des Moines RH Finance Financial Recruiter LOCATION IA DES MOINES JOB DESCRIPTION Job Summary As a Financial Recruiter, your respons...
Robert Half International Inc. - IA - Des Moines - posted 6 days ago
Securitas is the most locally-focused security company in the United States, with over 650 local branch managers and more than 90,000 security offi...
Securitas USA - Des Moines - posted 6 days ago
As a Janitor with Kimco Facility Services, you will be important to our success. We are seeking candidates who take pride in their work, are reliab...
Kimco Services - IA - Des Moines - posted 12 days ago
Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran Waste Management (WM), a Fortune 250 company, is the leading provider of comprehensi...
Waste Management - IA - Des Moines - posted 26 days ago
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