Jobs in Ashland, Kentucky, United States

Ashland is a city in Boyd County, Kentucky with a present population of about 21,000. The site of the present city of Ashland saw its first settlers towards the end of the 18th century. These new settlers from the Shenandoah Valley named their new home “Poage’s Landing”. It was not until 1854 when Poage’s Landing was renamed as Ashland after Henry Clay’s Lexington estate of the same name. The city was officially incorporated two years later.

The Ashland Independent School District serves the city of Ashland and operates five elementary schools, a middle school and a high school. Another school district – the Boyd County Public Schools serves rural Ashland with four elementary schools, a middle school and a high school. Ashland also houses two private schools. Ashland Community and Technical College (ACTC) boasts three campuses in the city and offers certificates, diplomas and associate degrees. Besides, Morehead State University, which is based in Morehead, Kentucky, also operates a satellite campus in Ashland.

The prime city attraction is Central Park – a 47-acre park that offers excellent amenities including playgrounds, baseball diamonds and a volleyball court. Clyffeside Park and AK Steel Sports Park are two other major parks in the city that provide similar facilities. Other famous points of interest in Ashland include Paramount Arts Center, Highlands Museum and Discovery Center, Superhero Creamery & T Shirt Factory, Tri-State Escape, Blue Ribbon Lanes and Garden Roller Rink.

U.S. Routes 23 and 60 are two major highways that serve Ashland. The city enjoys excellent public transportation facilities, with the Ashland Bus System providing local bus routes and Greyhound Lines managing interstate bus operations.

Ashland also boasts an Amtrak station that operates trains to several major cities including New York City, Washington, Charlottesville, VA, Indianapolis, and Chicago. The closest major airport to Ashland, Kentucky is Tri-State Airport, located 11 miles from the centre of the city.

Job Opportunities in Ashland, Kentucky

The top sectors for employment in Ashland, Kentucky are healthcare, retail, hospitality and food services, education and manufacturing. With around 4,000 employees and 465 beds in its facility, King’s Daughters Medical Center (KDMC) is the top employer in Ashland. Other major employers in the city include Marathon Petroleum, Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital, AK Steel, Boyd County Schools, Ashland Independent Schools, AT&T Mobility, Greenup Public Schools, City of Ashland and Pathways, Inc.

Ashland Alliance Corporation is the chamber of commerce that fosters economic development in the city by pursuing job creation and retention opportunities, encouraging capital investments in the region and promoting business opportunities among member businesses.

Ashland provides excellent public education services, good facilities for recreation and abundant restaurants. The city has a small-town feel to it and boasts a low rate of crime. All these, plus the diverse, friendly Ashland community makes the city a very desirable career destination.

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Pet Care new Add to Favorites
We have three dogs. One is insulin required diabetic and has to eat at certain times. Need someone to get to know the dogs and stay at the house as a house sitter through the week to make sure the dogs are able to go ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th April
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by providing legendary customer service to all customers. This job creates the Starbucks Experience for our customers by providing customers with ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th April
Shipping Lead new Add to Favorites
GENERAL DESCRIPTION The Shipping Lead assist the Supervisor, Shipping, to oversee the generation, dispersion and coordination of all shipping processes and documentation. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS & RESPONSIBILITIES ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th April
The EHS/Facilities Manager ensures that all environmental, health & safety programs, procedures, training, work practices and controls are effectively implemented and enforced, and that facilities are adequately ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th April
TemporaryAct as the point of contact for customers. Assist in setting and maintaining plan-o-grams and programs. Stock merchandise adequately. Perform other duties as necessary to maximize profitability, customer ...
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Cashier (Part Time) new Add to Favorites
Part-timeJob Description SUMMARY As a Cashier, you are a vital part of our store team that is responsible for the day to day operations and the care and service provided to our customers/patients. This individual is ...
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Child Care new Add to Favorites
We're looking for a long-term, great parent's helper for 2 active little girls, ages 5 and 8. Duties include: Meal Preparation: Something that would be prepped and put in the oven. Pick-up or Drop-off: Pick-ups from day ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th April
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by assisting the store manager in executing store operations during scheduled shifts.This job deploys partners and delegates tasks so that partners ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th April
Package Handler- Warehouse new Add to Favorites
Auto req ID: 203434BRJob SummaryFedEx Ground is hiring individuals to load and unload packages for shifts of approximately 2-4 hours in our fast-paced environment. Package Handlers are responsible for the physical ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th April
Advantage Solutions
**Summary****Retail Project Merchandising Part Time**The foundation of retail is built with strong displays for consumers to easily spot thebrand names and quality products they love. Help increase sales of premium ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th April
Do you want to make a difference in someone’s life? Are you ready to have a career with purpose? Omnicare, a wholly owned subsidiary of CVS Health, provides comprehensive pharmaceutical services to skilled nursing ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th April
Salon Receptionist new Add to Favorites
Part-timeAt The Salon by InStyle & jcp salon, we strive to unlock the potential of America’s top salon professionals, creating an unparalleled experience for our clients today, tomorrow and for life. Each and ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th April
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by providing legendary customer service to all customers. This job creates the Starbucks Experience for our customers by providing customers with ...
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Event Specialist new Add to Favorites
Advantage Solutions
Part-timeSummary Part Time Event Specialist . Are you outgoing and enjoy interacting with people? If promoting brand awareness through product demonstration sounds appealing, then Advantage Solutions’ Part Time ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th April
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by assisting the store manager in executing store operations during scheduled shifts.This job deploys partners and delegates tasks so that partners ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th April
Cashier new Add to Favorites
As a Cashier you are accountable for the customer service and sales experience including: maintaining checkout standards; assisting with general operations such as Omnichannel, recovery and inventory; and upholding ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th April
Universal Bankers at U.S. Bank break the mold of what it means to be a banker. Focusing on sales and service, Universal Bankers open accounts, handle teller transactions, inform customers of other products and services ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th April
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by providing legendary customer service to all customers. This job creates the Starbucks Experience for our customers by providing customers with ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th April
STORE MANAGER new Add to Favorites
Responsible for the management of all employees in the effective planning and implementation of all store processes, including ordering, receiving, stocking, presentation, selling, staffing and support. DUTIES and ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th April
Title - DO NOT EDIT: Merchandising Service Assoc Department: 0520 - Product Service Location #: 1123 Job Description: The Merchandising Service Associate is primarily responsible for completing all assigned ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th April