Jobs in Galveston, Texas, United States

Galveston is a city of 50,000 people in Galveston County, Texas. Geographically, the city is unique in that it occupies two islands – Galveston Island and Pelican Island. Galveston is a renowned coastal resort city and forms an important part of the Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land metropolitan area. The city traces its origin to the early 19th century, when European settlers first set foot on the land. Incorporated in 1839, Galveston rapidly grew as a seaport and commercial centre, and subsequently, as a hub for tourism and gambling.

The Galveston Independent School District operates six elementary schools, two middle schools and one high school in the city. Besides, Galveston boasts several charter, private and parochial schools. The University of Texas Medical Branch is a premier institution of higher education in the city. It offers health sciences education and medical research facilities, besides providing health care services.

“The Oleander City”

The City of Galveston maintains several hundred acres of pristine parkland, including parks, trails and shaded areas. The parks provide exciting recreational amenities such as swimming pools, picnic areas, golf courses and driving ranges, gymnasiums and playgrounds. The top attractions in Galveston include Galveston – Port Bolivar Ferry, Bishop’s Palace, The Strand, Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig & Museum, Tree Sculptures and The Seawall. The city also boasts attractive nightspots such as Bliss Lounge, Gizmo Bar, S.I.N Lounge, Daiquiri Time Out and Rumors Beach Bar.

Interstate 45 and Texas State Highway 87 are two major roads that serve Galveston. City residents can avail Amtrak’s Texas Eagle interstate railway service from the Longview station. The William P. Hobby Airport and George Bush Intercontinental Airport are two nearest major airports, located 41 miles and 71 miles respectively from the centre of the city.

Job Opportunities in Galveston, Texas

The top sectors for employment in Galveston, Texas are healthcare, hospitality and food services, education, retail and construction. Major employers in the city include The University of Texas Medical Branch, American National Insurance, Landry’s, Moody Gardens, Silverleaf Resorts, Wyndham Worldwide and Walmart.

Galveston is an excellent place for entrepreneurship as well. The Galveston Regional Chamber of Commerce is a local trade body that supports new as well as existing businesses by providing them assistance pertaining to professional development, networking opportunities, business advocacy, marketing exercises and business incentives.

A Beautiful City with Great Potential

Galveston is a beautiful beachfront city with an ethnically and culturally diverse community. The city offers great outdoors and boasts an excellent nightlife scene. Besides, with an easy commute to neighbouring Houston, employment opportunities for Galveston residents are practically endless. All these, plus superb year-round weather and a reasonable cost of living make Galveston an excellent place to live and work.

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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 ...
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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
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**Description:** United Rentals, the largest equipment rental company in the world, is offering an excellent opportunity for a branch Intern who is ready to grow their career with the leading company in the industry. To ...
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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 ...
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Advantage Solutions
**Summary** **Part Time Event Specialist** Are you outgoing and enjoy interacting with people? If promoting brand awareness through product demonstration sounds appealing, then our Part Time Job is the right fit for ...
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 ...
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KIK - KCM Division
KIK Custom Products is the manufacturing partner to some of the world's largest retailers and brand owners. Each year, more than two billion units representing thousands of different consumer products leave our ...
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Family First Life
Family First Life Insurance Agents are responsible for meeting with interested seniors, all of whom have responded to a direct mailing or online ad requesting information. These seniors will have questions with regards ...
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Wyndham Hotels & Resorts
Wyndham Grand is now seeking a Pool Bartender-PT to join our team at the Hotel Galvez Wyn Historic Hotel location in Galveston, Texas. Job Summary The Outlet Bartender is responsible for providing the highest quality ...
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Compass Group, North America
* We have several openings for full-time *FOOD SERVICE, FAST FOOD *positions. * *Location*: UT Medical Branch, 301 University Drive, Galveston, TX 77555. /Note: online applications accepted _only_./ * *Schedule*: ...
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Best Version Media
Join one of the Fastest Growing, Private, Media Companies in the United StatesBest Version Media (BVM) is looking nationwide for entrepreneurs and professionals who desire an exciting opportunity to be in business for ...
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CEO Focus is a nationally recognized coaching and peer group organization. If you are an experienced business expert, you can:· Be well-compensated for your expertise· Help business owners grow and ...
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Texas State Job Bank
JOB POSTING NOTICE Galveston County is seeking a new Customer Service Representative for the Tax Office! The right candidate will be responsible for providing efficient and professional services to the citizens of ...
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The Andersons, Inc.
For assistance on how to apply, please click hereJob Description:The Andersons Plant Nutrient Group formulates, stores, and distributes nutrient, specialty, and industrial inputs and corncob based products through our ...
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Burger King
SUPERIOR BENEFITS... COMPETITIVE PAY... ADVANCEMENT OPPORTUNITY! If you're ready for a job that sizzles with potential, you're ready for Burger King!While managing a million-plus dollar-a-year restaurant, you will ...
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Hospitality Staffing Solutions
HSS Hospitality Staffing Solutions is the only national staffing company that provides services to hotels across the USA. HSS will place you in a full-service hotel where you will love to go to work each day and grow ...
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SUPERVISORY INTERDISCIPLINARY new Add to Favorites
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
* Duties Help ## Duties ### Summary **About the Position****: U.S. ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS, GALVESTON DISTRICT, ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION DIVISION, ENGINEERING RANCH, GALVESTON, TX THIS IS A TERM POSITION WHICH MAY ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Compass Group
We have several openings for full-timeFOOD SERVICE, FAST FOODpositions.Location: UT Medical Branch, 301 University Drive, Galveston, TX 77555. Note: online applications accepted only.Schedule: Full-Time; Open ...
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Galveston County
Galveston County is seeking a new Court Clerk - Civil for the County Clerk's Office! The right candidate is  responsible for providing specialized administrative and technical assistance to an assigned department ...
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Summary Part Time Event Specialist Are you outgoing and enjoy interacting with people? If promoting brand awareness through product demonstration sounds appealing, then our Part Time Job is the right fit for you! We ...
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