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Operations Management Jobs and MBA Programs in Nevada

Those considering careers as operations managers can find education and job opportunities in Nevada. For operations managers in Nevada, the job pool currently sits at 17,740 and is expected to grow by 35 percent to 22,340 jobs by 2016. This is above the national trend, which shows relatively little movement. Operations managers create and execute project work plans and revise to meet changing needs and identify resources needed to complete project.

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Operations managers earn $48 per hour or $99,000 per year on average in Nevada. Nationally, their income is $52 hourly or $107,000 per year on average.

Nevada, also known as the Silver State, has a population of 2,643,085. It's population has increased 32.3 percent over the last 10 years. The state capital is Carson City. There were 1,638,004 total jobs in 2008 and workers in Nevada earned more than the previous year with an average annual income of $40,936, up from $40,930. The unemployment rate in Nevada was 11.8 percent in 2009. It went up by 5.1 percentage points since the previous year. The number of residents with a college degree is 18.2 percent. This is under the national average.

The top employing fields in Nevada include accommodation services, accommodation, traveler accommodation and casino hotels.

While being known for many things, one of the most noteworthy, Nevada is the seventh largest state with 110,540 square miles, 85% of them federally owned including the secret Area 51 near the little town of Rachel. One of the unique tidbits about Nevada is Pershing County located in Cowboy Country features one of only two round courthouses in the United States.

Operations Management

Operations managers create and execute project work plans and revise to meet changing needs and identify resources needed to complete project.

While working, they oversee the movement of goods into and out of production facilities and decide on staffing requirements and interview hire and train new employees.

They are required to respond to the actions of other and coordinate activities with them. Also, they must listen well to others and take in their information and issues.

Operations managers should be able to listen to and understand others in meetings and articulate ideas and problems.

In order to be successful in the workplace, operations managers must be reliable and be able to take change and lead.

Operations Management opportunities by state

Local Operations Management MBA opportunities in Nevada

News about Operations Management in Nevada

  • (TOR:CA:EVG) (FRA:DE:EV7) (the "Company") announces that R. Bruce Duncan will succeed William (Bill) Gee as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Company, effective February 22, 2012. The Board of Directors of Evolving Gold Corp. has appointed R. Bruce ...

    Thu, February 23
  • CEO Robert Dinning stated, "Following the discovery of porphyry-hosted gold mineralization last Fall, the question in the back of our minds was whether we would find gold north of the discovery holes. Confirming that mineralization extends the length ...

    Wed, February 22
  • (TOR:CA:NCU) ("Nevada Copper") - The Governor of the State of Nevada, Mr. Brian Sandoval told a crowd of over 700 people to "Believe It" - that the employment of up to 800 people at Pumpkin Hollow is right in line with his jobs initiative to create ...

    Wed, February 22
  • Kalmenson grew that one facility into what is Lotus Communications today consisting of 27 stations in Arizona, California, Nevada, and Texas. According to BIA, Lotus is now generating over $21 million a year. Thirteen of the 27 stations are ...

    Thu, February 23
  • HENDERSON, NV, Feb. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- AmeriLithium Corp. (OBB:AMEL) is pleased to announce the Company has begun first stage exploration planning for its three Western Australia lithium assets, which also represent the potential for ...

    Thu, February 23
  • Las Vegas, NV, February 23, 2012 --( Dollar Loan Center CEO, Chuck Brennan pulled out all the stops at his annual company holiday party recently. Bringing in his famous friends from around the country, the business owner and philanthropist ...

    Thu, February 23
  • Reno, Nevada US, Feb 23, 2012 (Filing Services Canada via COMTEX) -- First American Silver Corp (FASV - OTCBB), a mining exploration company, today announced that the Company completed a Canadian National Instrument (NI) 43-101 on its Mount Jackson ...

    Thu, February 23
  • HENDERSON, NEVADA, Feb 23, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- National Health Scan Inc. (pinksheets:NHSN) announces that the company will merge with Life Abled Inc. This merger announcement will be followed by changes to the corporate management.

    Thu, February 23

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