Jobs in Columbia, Tennessee, United States

Columbia is a city located in the US State of Tennessee. It is located in Maury County, where it also serves as the county seat.

The city has a population of around 35,500 inhabitants.

Historic City, Low Cost

The city is nicknamed the “Mule Capital of the world,” and hosts an annual festival every April celebrating all things Mule related. The festival takes place over 4 days and includes music, dancing and, of course, mules. More than 200,000 attend the festival.

The city also boasts an eclectic mix of old and new. Whilst modern office complexes and low-rise apartments dot the skyline, the city also has the highest percentage of pre-civil war buildings in the state. This provides a pleasant mixture of architecture.

Home ownership stands as 56%, with the average rent on the remaining 44% of property standing at $682 per month – over $250 lower than the national average.

The city has many shops and restaurants, both in the historic city center “square” and also in the downtown retail district. Restaurants selling soul food are particularly common and popular.

The local education system is average at best, with a few exceptions and crime is relatively high – however living costs are low, leading to a growth of residents in recent years, many moving out of Nashville looking for better property values. 

Key Facts:

·         Median Age: 35.8

·         Median Household Income: $36,426

·         Median Property Value: $118,400

·         Poverty Rate: 23.2%

·         Cost of Living:  3% lower than state average, 13% lower than national average

·         Unemployment Rate: 2.9%

·         Crime Rate: 26% higher than national average

Administrative Industry

Nashville is less than an hour drive away, so many residents of Columbus work there, commuting each day.

The city itself has a strong local jobs market, with jobs growth at around 4% over the past several years.

Most people work in administrative roles – this type of job makes up over 17% of all the jobs in town, followed by sales at 10%, food and service at 9%, management level and education related roles (both at 6%) and construction at 5%.

Healthcare and social care is the largest employing industry, with 18% of all jobs connected to this. Retail is next at 14%, manufacturing at 13%, Education and food service are both at 9%.

United States Tennessee Columbia
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job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Who we are looking for:The Manager oversees all delivery performed by their team of consultants within the Technical Community and helps backup Senior Managers in various areas. This includes tactical project management ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Upstairs. Services Needed: Bathroom Cleaning, Kitchen Cleaning, General Room Cleaning, Organization (beyond standard tidying).
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Part-timePart time sitter needed for 9-year-old boy, and 12-year-old boy. Minimal duties... homework, serve dinner (will be precooked or something super easy), regulate shower and bedtime. 4pm-10:00 p.m. EVERY Monday, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
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ISN Corporation
$10.35 an hourPart-timeJob DescriptionLocation: Remote Teenagers between the ages of 16 and 17 are needed to work as underage purchasers with FDA-certified inspectors during non-confrontational retail compliance checks. ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Part-timeCome join our team! In immediate need for Direct Support Professionals Current needs are full time, part time, and weekend hours. Must be Flexible! No experience required. Paid training. The Direct Support ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
LabCorp (NYSE: LH), an S&P 500 company, is a leading global life sciences company that is deeply integrated in guiding patient care, providing comprehensive clinical laboratory and end-to-end drug development ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
We need companion care to take care of myself in Columbia. Transportation: Drive to Cool Springs .
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
I need a hands-on care provider with Alzheimer's / Dementia experience for my mother in her 60s. Important - experience with managing and administering medication is required. Please be willing to do light housekeeping. ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th February
Position reports to the Operations Manager/Warehouse Manager (depending on location). Responsibilities and duties require driving delivery vehicles, operating forklifts, and warehouse duties as required by ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th February
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Company Overview Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is a Fortune 200 company with more than 15,000 retail locations in 44 states, 15 distribution centers and 130,000 employees that embody our mission of Serving Others each and ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Company Overview Dollar General (NYSE: DG) is a Fortune 200 company with more than 15,000 retail locations in 44 states, 15 distribution centers and 130,000 employees that embody our mission of Serving Others each and ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
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What we are looking for:The Senior MSS Support Agent will be responsible for updating customer work requests and following operating procedures to perform MSS support tasks including health checks, reporting, work ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
We need a babysitter for our my children in Columbia. And we're looking now!
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th February
One puppy named Boomer. She needs out to do her chores next week 11th-15th at approximately 1 p.m. daily... no more than one hour possibly just 30 minutes daily.... 1 Dog. Services Needed: Walker.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Needing someone for Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays to watch my 3-month-old baby in my home. Needing someone to start immediately.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 12th 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
Mortgage Loan Assistant - NMLS-190002203 At U.S. Bank, we're passionate about helping customers and the communities where we live and work. The fifth-largest bank in the United States, we’re one of the country's ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
General Description: Utilizes a wide array of knowledge, technical skills and critical thinking abilities to facilitate job functions during surgical procedures as well as preoperative and postoperative equipment ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
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 February