Jobs in DeSoto, Texas, United States

DeSoto is a city in Dallas County, Texas with a population of over 52,000. It is an important suburb of Dallas and one of the four constituent cities of the Best Southwest area. The first modern settlements arrived in DeSoto towards the mid-1800s.

The city was incorporated in 1949, and witnessed steady growth in population and trade for the next couple of decades. There were huge improvements in infrastructure, and residential as well as commercial construction gathered momentum. A steady inflow of people of various ethnic groups during the late 20th century permanently established DeSoto’s reputation as a remarkably diverse community.

The DeSoto Independent School District operates seven elementary schools, three middle schools and a high school in the city. Besides, the Duncanville Independent School District and the Dallas Independent School District also operate schools in certain portions of DeSoto. DeSoto is home to several private and parochial schools, in addition to ITT Technical Institute DeSoto – a private, 4-year undergraduate college.

A Family-Friendly Suburb Away from the Busy City

Major points of interest in DeSoto include Cedar Ridge Preserve, Grimes Park,Windmill Hill Nature Preserve, Briarwood Park, Lancaster Community Park, Danieldale Sprayground and Desoto Christian Church. Ojeda’s Mexican Restaurant, Waffle House and Outback Steakhouse are some of the city’s most popular restaurants. DeSoto is also home to several nightlife attractions such as Phat Tuesday Daiquiri Shoppe, Brickhouse Lounge DeSoto and Friends Cigar Lounge.The nearest major airport is Dallas Love Field, located 23 miles from the centre of the city.

Job Opportunities in DeSoto, Texas

At 3.09%, the recent job growth rate in DeSoto, Texasis almost twice the national average of 1.59%. Future jobs are expected to grow at 41.19% over the next ten years. The top sectors for employment in the city are healthcare, education, retail, transportation and warehousing, and finance and insurance. Major employers in DeSoto include Kohl’s, DeSoto Independent School District, McGraw-Hill Education, Walmart, Zep, Marten Transport, XLC Services, Kroger and Ross Stores.

The DeSoto Economic Development Corporation actively assists new as well as established businesses that are looking to relocate to DeSoto. It offers excellent locations in business and industrial parks, provides access to transportation facilities, arranges skilled and readily available personnel and provides attractive incentives such as tax abatements, triple Freeport equivalency, sales tax rebates, fee waivers and economic development cash grants.

“Live, Work, Play in DeSoto”

DeSoto is a quaint suburb with quiet and safe neighbourhoods, good schools, great weather and a low cost of living. The city has several retail outlets, excellent restaurants and great outdoors. Besides, with plenty of employment options across several industry sectors, DeSoto is a great place to start or nurture a career.

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Nursery Worker new Add to Favorites
You would be watching infants in our nursery. You will be the primary helper, but there will be multiple people helping.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Help needed for my mother in her 60s - seeking full-time companion care. The ideal match will meet the requirements below.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Resident Sales Associate new Add to Favorites
CertaPro Painters of Desoto
*Present CertaPro Painters to prospective customers so as to differentiate ourselves from our competition and to further enchance our 'Brand of Certainty.*Service all prospective customers with objective of ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
CERTIFIED PHARMACY TECHNICIAN new Add to Favorites
WALGREENS
In accordance with state and federal regulations, assists the pharmacist, under direct supervision, in the practice of pharmacy. Assists the pharmacist in the performance of other Pharmacy Department duties in ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Membership Advisor new Add to Favorites
Gold's Gym
Overview The Membership Advisor is responsible for promoting and selling memberships to potential new members and selling renewals/upgrades to current gym members. Responsibilities • Generates sales through Company ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st February
Elder Care Aide new Add to Favorites
Healthcare-Group
Part-timeCaregiver for SeniorsNow Hiring Caregivers!Caregiver Responsibilities: Arrive to and from assigned shift on time and properly document all shifts workedAppropriately report any changes to client’s ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd February
Home Care Network of Texas
Bilingual Clerical Assistant In Our Home Health Office. Home Health Office or medical office Experience Preferred. Knowledge on Kinnser software a PLUS!Heavy computer and phones.Great Pay and benefits.Texas Owned and ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Resident Activity Coordinator new Add to Favorites
Safe Hands Family & Children Programs Inc.
Part-timeThe Resident Activity Coordinator’s duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:Event plan, attend, and execute resident activities and events for community seniors, adults ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th February
Assistant Property Manager new Add to Favorites
SunRidge Management Group
$14 - $17 an hourCurrently seeking a seasoned Assistant Property Manager who is able to lease apartments, market and keep the delinquency under 2%. This is a BRAND NEW PROPERTY and requires someone who is flexible at ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Self Storage Relief Manager new Add to Favorites
Grizzly Self Storage
$1,400 a monthRelief Manager for 2 locations Mesquite and DesotoJob Duties past due rent calls, filing, leasing units bank run dailyComputer skills neededGreat customer service skillsGood time management skillsThis ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Compass Group
Posted Date: Jan 22, 2019 We have several openings for a full-time JANITOR position. Location: DeSoto ISD - DeSoto High School, 200 West Parkerville Road, DeSoto, TX 75115. Note: online applications accepted only. ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th February
Insurance Specialist new Add to Favorites
Krystal Brown- State Farm Agency
Position Overview Successful State Farm Agent is seeking a qualified professional to join their winning team for the role of Insurance Specialist. We seek an energetic professional interested in helping our business ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st February
Hickory Trail Hospital
One of the nation’s largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
The Retail Solar Advisor is the brand ambassador and first point of contact for customers. It takes resilience, people skills, self‐motivation and teamwork to be successful. With extensive sales, product and marketing ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 23rd February
The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc
Responsible for oversight of accurate and timely completion of assigned damage appraisals and the most economical means of repair or replacement, when necessary, helping establish Total Loss values and handling ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Advantage Sales & Marketing LLC
Summary Retail Project Merchandising Part Time The foundation of retail is built with strong displays for consumers to easily spot the brand names and quality products they love. Help increase sales of premium ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd February
Insurance Specialist new Add to Favorites
Krystal Brown- State Farm Agency
Position Overview Successful State Farm Agent is seeking a qualified professional to join their winning team for the role of Insurance Specialist. We seek an energetic professional interested in helping our business ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Safe Hands Family & Children Programs Inc.
Part-timeWe are seeking a driver that will take on a dual role as a kitchen prep and food delivery driver.You will assist in preparing the daily meals and snacks. Prepare meals according state and local standards. The ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Weekend Facility Tech new Add to Favorites
Disciple Central Community Church
$10 - $12 an hourPart-timeThe facility tech will be responsible for unlocking the church for weekend ministry meetings, early morning worship services, as well as, securing the facility at the end of the day. The ideal ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th February
Membership Advisor new Add to Favorites
Gold's Gym
Overview The Membership Advisor is responsible for promoting and selling memberships to potential new members and selling renewals/upgrades to current gym members. Responsibilities Generates sales through Company and ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th February