The Best Missouri Job Search Techniques for the Next Several Years...

Welcome to my Missouri Job Search page where you will find links and information to help you find a job in your show-me state of Missouri.

And not just any job...a good job!

Here’s what I have for you...

  • The State government recently conducted an analysis and listed the jobs with the most growth potential for the coming years. I’ve summarized in the Missouri Job Outlook  section below.
  • Additionally, I took a look at the top employers in Missouri and gave you links to all their job openings--a wealth of information!
  • Also be sure to check out a list specific to Missouri of the best job search engines.


Now let’s go find you a job!

The Top Growth Jobs for Missouri

In a study recently done by the State of Missouri, the jobs with the best employment outlook through to 2020 are...

  • Registered Nurses
  • Truck Drivers
  • Sales Representatives
  • Carpenters
  • Accountants/Auditors
  • Supervisors (Admin.)
  • Elementary School Teachers
  • Bookkeepers
  • Licensed Practical and Vocational Nurses
  • Automotive Service Technicians

Now that’s great if you are an RN, a truck driver or third grade teacher--or thinking about becoming one but...what if you’re not.

Well, what about those industries and companies that employ the nurses, teachers, truck drivers, supervisors etc.?

Missouri has good healthcare facilities, solid transportation businesses and a decent amount of educational name a few. Just because you’re expertise may not be in a top growth position doesn’t mean you can’t leverage what you do do to one of those industries.

Top Missouri Employers

Whether you’re job is top growth or not, the companies employing the most have openings.  Check out the links below to work for one of Missouri’s top employers.

They’re hiring!

  1. Wal-Mart
  2. Washington University
  3. Boeing Company
  4. Mercy Hospitals
  5. Barnes-Jewish Hospitals
  6. Schnuck Markets, Inc.
  7. Cox Health
  8. Lowe's Home Centers
  9. St. Louis University
  10. Cerner Corporation
  11. Hy-Vee, Inc.

Granted some of these (like Wal-Mart and Boeing) list multiple states on their career page but all you have to do is...

Look for the State drop down, pick Missouri and hit search.

No job title is necessary.

There you will find all the job openings, in Missouri for that particular company.  

Of course you can always go back later and search for a specific job title.

The eleven companies above are for the entire state of Missouri.  Not specific enough?  

Want to know who the top companies are for the Northwest or Southeast region, for example?  Or how about for Adrian or Joplin?

Click on this link.  

Go to the “By Region” section and find your area.

Best Missouri Job Search Engines

In addition to the Best Job Search Engines that we’ve discussed on the Best Job Sites page, take a gander at these Missouri-specific engines:

Many Missouri Jobs

Search a multitude of job categories at Jobs.Mo.Gov.  Here you will find jobs from a ton of different companies -- good ones too, with legal jobs only requiring a high school diploma or even tenure track positions at some of the universities.

Working for the State

Working for the State of Missouri isn’t a bad gig!  The Office of Administration has a decent amount of openings.

Kansas City or Bust...for Your Missouri Job Search

Are you near Kansas City?  If so the Kansas City Employers may be a good place to start your Missouri job search.  There’s a ton of links on their page to keep you busy.

“Teacher, teacher!”

Interested in teaching?  Check out the Missouri Teaching Jobs that are available.  Or even learn about the credentials required to become one.  After all, there is an up and coming need for good elementary school teachers.

But wait...there’s more!

When you’re done scouring through the links above, be sure to try my other pages for your Missouri Job Search.

And come back for help with your cover letter and resume.

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