Infrastructure of Innovation: Everett Employers
Larger-than-life commercial airplanes crafted in the biggest building on Earth. Tiny microprocessors with a billion transistors on a piece of silicon the size of a quarter. The city of Everett nurtures companies that are turning big ideas into huge—and miniscule—engines of the 21st century. Take a look at the top five Everett industries and providers of Everett jobs in Washington State.
Boeing is the world's leading aerospace company and the largest manufacturer of both commercial jetliners and military aircraft. With customers in more than 90 countries, Boeing is one of the country’s biggest exporters in terms of sales and a primary source of Everett jobs. At more than 472 million cubic feet, the company’s Everett plant in Washington State holds the distinction of being the largest building in the world by volume—the facilities are home to the 747, 767, 777 aircraft as well as the new 787 Dreamliner.
Esterline Control Systems
Esterline Control Systems (formerly Korry Electronics) was founded in 1937 by a former Boeing engineer who sold his first indicators to Boeing for the cockpit of the 307 Stratoliner and developed other innovative display and switching products to meet growing demand from aircraft manufacturers. Today, Esterline's product lines still include the most advanced switches and indicators for aviation as well as custom interface and lighting solutions, including integrated switch panels, displays, and controls. Esterline products can be found on most military and commercial aircraft, in addition to many military ships and vehicles.
Fluke Electronics is the world leader—and a major contributor of Everett jobs in Washington State—in the manufacture, distribution and service of electronic test tools and software. Since its founding in 1948, Fluke has helped define and expand a unique technology market, providing testing and troubleshooting capabilities that have grown to mission-critical status in manufacturing and service industries. From industrial electronic installation to precision measurement, Fluke tools help keep business and industry around the globe up and running.
Frontier Communications Corp. delivers voice, high-speed internet, satellite video, wireless internet data access, data security solutions, bundled offerings and advanced business communications for medium and large businesses. A S&P 500 company, Frontier operates in 27 states with approximately 14,800 employees—with many Everett jobs in Washington State.
Providence Regional Medical Center Everett
Guided by the philosophy of the Sisters of Providence, award-winning Providence Regional Medical Center Everett faithfully honors their vision of caring for the vulnerable in the communities they serve. As the only not-for-profit, non-taxing medical center in the county, Providence Regional Medical Center Everett provided over $46.8 million for charity and un-reimbursed care, health screenings, community education and outreach in 2008. The healthcare industry is an important part of the city of Everett economy and a substantial employer of the Everett workforce. With 3,165 workers, Providence Regional Medical Center Everett serves a five-county area with top-rated patient care.