Wednesday, May 25, 2016

7 Top Companies In The Happiest Cities To Work In

Are you thinking about your career after transiting out of the military? According to Forbes and CareerBliss, career happiness can be influenced by the city in which you work.

The CareerBliss data evaluates the key factors which affect work happiness, including: relationship with boss and co-workers, work environment, job resources, compensation, growth opportunities, company culture, company reputation, their daily tasks, and job control over the work that they do on a daily basis. The data accounts for how an employee values each factor, as well as how important that factor is to the employee's overall happiness.

Here is a list of top companies to work for in the happiest cities to work:

Google in Mountain View, CA
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Mountain View, CA is ranked number 3 on the Forbes Happiest Cities to Work In.

About the Company: Google was founded in 1998 by two computer science students in a university dorm room. Over the years, Google has grown by leaps and bounds. Initially only offering a search engine in a single language, Google now offers dozens of products and services—including various forms of advertising and web applications for all kinds of tasks. This is your chance to begin your career with one of the world's most recognized and respected companies. You’d have the opportunity to work on project teams that are developing new technologies or upgrading existing platforms to the next generation.

Positions Available: Orion is currently recruiting for positions in support of Google projects, including Field Operations (Associate, Specialist, Team Lead), Electronic Assembly Technicians, Operator Specialists, Electronics Lab Technicians, and Test Vehicle Operators with Adecco. These positions are located in Mountain View, CA.

We are also hiring for Google in NYC, ranked 18 on the Forbes Happiest Places to Work List.

For more information on the careers available for military, click here

Mettler-Toledo in Los Angeles, CA
Los Angeles, CA is ranked number 7 on the Forbes Happiest Cities to Work In

About the Company: Mettler-Toledo is a global supplier of precision instruments with sales and service locations in 37 countries. The Mettler-Toledo Product Inspection Division, consisting of CI-Vision, Hi-Speed and Safeline, and Eagle Product Inspection, is the world's leading supplier of in-line checkweighers, metal detectors, machine vision systems and x-ray inspection systems.

Positions Available: Mettler – Toledo is currently hiring military personnel for Field Service Engineers in Los Angeles, CA.

Check out other locations for which Mettler-Toledo is hiring: click here

Phillips 66 in San Francisco, CA
San Francisco, CA is ranked number 9 on the Forbes Happiest Cities to Work In

About the Company: Built on more than 130 years of experience, Phillips 66 is a growing energy manufacturing and logistics company with high-performing Midstream, Chemicals, Refining, and Marketing and Specialties businesses. This diverse portfolio enables Phillips 66 to capture opportunities in a changing energy landscape.  The company has 14,000 employees who are committed to operating excellence and safety. Phillips 66 is a Fortune 500 company with $50 billion of assets as of June 30, 2015.

Positions Available: Phillips 66 is currently hiring military personnel for positions as an Operator, Technical Pipeliner, Maintenance Pipeliner Technician, Repairman, Instrument Technician, Electrician, Machinist, Boilermaker, Pipefitter, and Lab Technician.

For more information on the careers available for military, click here

David Weekley Homes in Dallas, TX
Dallas, TX is ranked number 11 on the Forbes Happiest Cities to Work In

About the Company: Operating in 22 cities and 12 states, David Weekley Homes is the largest privately-held home builder in the U.S. David Weekley has built more than 80,000 homes since 1976. Its primary business is the design, construction, marketing and sales of new, single-family homes, and its product lines continue to grow with multi-family and Central Living homes.

Positions Available: David Weekley Homes is hiring Construction Superintendents / Builders in Dallas, TX.

Learn more about Construction Superintendent / Builder positions with David Weekley Homes, visit us online.

Atlas Copco Compressors in Baltimore, MD Baltimore MD.jpg
Baltimore, MD is ranked number 13 on the Forbes Happiest Cities to Work In

About the Company: Atlas Copco’s products and services range from compressed air and gas equipment to construction and mining equipment and industrial tools and assembly systems. Atlas Copco currently has around 40,000 employees around the world, with approximately 4,800 people across the US. They do business in more than 180 countries and had revenues of approximately $12.8B in 2013. Atlas Copco has been named as one of the world's most sustainable companies eight times by the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

Positions Available:  Atlas Copco Compressors is currently interviewing for Service Technician and Sales Representative positions.

Click here to learn more about the positions available.

Covanta  in Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia, PA is ranked number 15 on the Forbes Happiest Cities to Work In

About the Company: Covanta is an internationally recognized owner and operator of large-scale Energy-from-Waste facilities and renewable energy projects. It is also a recipient of the Energy Innovator Award from the U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy. Annually, Covanta recycles over 440,000 tons of metal, and its modern Energy-from-Waste facilities safely and securely convert approximately 20 million tons of waste into clean, renewable electricity to power one million homes.

Positions Available: Covanta is currently hiring for Skilled Technicians Positions and Operations Positions.

Learn more about the positions available and apply to be considered.

Fiat Chrysler in Detroit, MI


Detroit, MI is ranked number 20 on the Forbes Happiest Cities to Work In

About the Company: FCA is the seventh-largest automaker in the world with operations in 40 countries serving about 150 national markets. The Group's automotive brands include Alfa Romeo, Chrysler, Dodge, Fiat, Jeep, Ram, Ferrari and Maserati. FCA is an international auto group engaged in industrial activities in the automotive sector through companies located in 40 countries and has commercial relationships with customers in approximately 150 countries.

Positions Available: Fiat Chrysler is currently hiring New Vehicle Development Engineers.

To learn more about the New Vehicle Development Engineer position, click here.

If you’re interested in working for one of our featured employers in a happy city, check out our current opportunities with Orion or contact us for more information!

You can also connect with an Orion recruiter in your area that can help you in your career transition!

The happiest cities to work in list is based on CareerBliss research and eight key factors that can influence an employee’s happiness. Check out more at

1 comment:

  1. San Francisco is my favorite place. If I get an opportunity to work here then I'll be the most happiest person. Thanks for sharing such amazing locations especially SF.