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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I am taking up a second job and need a babysitter to assist getting two older kids out the door onto the bus in the morning, and then getting our special-needs son onto a bus at 12:15. This need is only on Tuesdays and ...
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POSITION SUMMARY: AutoZone's Full-Time Auto Parts Delivery Driver performs work in the operation of a vehicle to assure safe delivery of parts to and from commercial customers. In addition, this AutoZoner will be ...
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We are looking for a baby sitter of our newborn baby boy and someone willing to do some light house keeping.
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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 ...
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Seeking a nanny near Ashland for 1 newborn. Estimated due date March 2019. Position would likely start in May/June 2019 with potential for long term commitment for the right caregiver. Light housekeeping and infant ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
PLEASE NOTE: Your application for this position includes all locations within the district. District Manager – role is similar to an innovative business entrepreneur and owner, with special emphases on comp sales, ...
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Auto req ID: 200425BRJob 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 ...
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The position of Global Director, Manufacturing is a key role within ChemTreat’s operations throughout the Americas. The need for global manufacturing standardization is growing due to exporting the ChemTreat model ...
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Overview The Retail Coverage Merchandiser primarily provides retail sales merchandising coverage and coverage of retail special projects for an assigned retail territory. They are responsible for representing ACOSTA and ...
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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 February
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 February
Sitter needed for two easygoing girls ages 12 and 2 for two days a week in Ashland MA. Some light housekeeping or meal preparation will be appreciated and occasional laundry. Will need own transportation. Non smoker ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Looking for a job and may need someone to watch my 4-year-old during day and possibly pick up my 7-year-old off of the bus for just an hour..
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th February
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Part-timeSummary 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 ...
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We need a nanny for our 1 child in Ashland. And we're looking now! We do have pets, so please consider that when applying. We ask that you handle pickups/drop-offs as needed. We require that you have your own car. ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th February
Ashland LLC Are you the kind of person that is always thinking, sketching, seeking, and adjusting? Who needs to understand how things work and then figure out how they can work better? Are you a passionate, tenacious, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th February
I'm looking for a great babysitter for 2 children. Comfortable With Pets: We have two cats. Has Own Car: Would like for you to drive to us. . Schedule Details: I need a sitter overnight from 6:45 p.m. to 8:30 a.m. on ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Seeking a babysitter near Ashland for 1 child. Hoping you can start immediately! We do have pets, so please consider that when applying.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th February
Part-timeWELCOME TO SHERWIN-WILLIAMS Sherwin-Williams is the largest paints and coatings company in the world. With $15.8 billion in sales, more than 4,100 stores, and 140 manufacturing and distribution centers ...
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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 ...
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