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Finding Jobs in the City of Renton

Renton is booming with employment opportunities at approximately 2,700 local employers. The largest employers in the City are The Boeing Company, PACCAR, Valley Medical Center, and the Federal Aviation Administration. However, there are literally thousands of other smaller employers in Renton, including many technology-based companies, like Wizards of the Coast and TOPICS Entertainment, as well as manufacturing, office, and service industry businesses.

WorkSource Renton offers a free, comprehensive job search and resource center with job listings, labor market information, workshops, recruiting events, and complimentary phone, fax, and copies for job search activities. The Washington State Employment Security Department is the state's largest and most comprehensive employment resource. Services include job listings, occupational information, job training programs, and a host of specialized services for veterans, dislocated workers, and other targeted populations. For young people seeking employment in the region, the Youth at Work website provides job search information, as well as tips on resume writing and other resources.

The Renton Chamber of Commerce maintains an online directory of the more than 600 leading Renton businesses that are active Chamber members. The Chamber also sponsors frequent networking functions and an annual business expo and provides useful information on area businesses.

Be sure to check out the City of Renton's employment listings, as well as other local public sector employers, including the Renton School District and Renton Technical College. We can always use additional talented, creative, and dedicated employees to help us continue to enhance our services to the community.

Good luck with your job search. We hope you are successful in securing your desired employment in Renton!

Job Hunting Resources 

For additional resources and information regarding career planning, online job postings, applying for a job, relocation and library resources, check here.

Renton Recognized as a Best Workplace for Commuters

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In 2006, The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Transportation recognized the City of Renton as a Best Workplace for Commuters for demonstrating leadership and continued commitment to improving the quality of life of its employees while reducing traffic congestion and related air pollution in the community.

For more information, click here.