Virginia Beach's health care industry is experiencing strong job growth. Local employers posted 19 new jobs over the past week and 92 in the last month, more than any other local industry, according to ZipRecruiter, a leading online employment marketplace.
The health care industry also came in third in terms of local employers adding new jobs. In the past month, two companies listed open jobs for Virginia Beach-based workers in that area.
One of the top employers hiring locally in health care is Five Star Senior Living. Other top companies seeking local hires in the industry include Hand & Stone Virginia and Maryland and Doctor's Office/Optical.
Jobs posted by Five Star Senior Living in the past month in Virginia Beach included licensed practical nurses, while Hand & Stone Virginia and Maryland was hiring massage therapists, and Doctor's Office/Optical sought receptionists.