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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In Home Sales Expert new Add to Favorites
Do you enjoy educating customers? Do you have a strong desire to connect people with technology and entertainment? If you answered yes, then open the door to your future!In this role, you will bring an AT&T white ...
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Bergelectric
ABOUT US:Established in 1946, Bergelectric Corp. has made its mark on the construction industry by providing the highest quality electrical and technology systems. We are one of the largest, privately-held, electrical ...
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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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Galveston Island Park Board of Trustees
TRYOUTS for 2019 will be JUNE 17th! Be there at 7:00 AM at the Pool for TRYOUTS!LOCATION for tryouts will be at the UTMB Field House pool: 215 Holiday Dr, Galveston, TX 77550 Hope to see you there! Don't be late!The ...
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Accounts Payable Specialist new Add to Favorites
Sentoria Staffing Solutions
Must have strong experience using QuickBooks Enterprise***up to $50K salary*** Casual, waterfront office environmentSentoria's client located in Galveston, TX is hiring an Accounts Payable Specialist to manage ...
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Texas State Job Bank
GALVESTON COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT ESTABLISHMENT OF ELIGIBILITY POSITION: Telecommunicator/Entry Level Deputy- Communications Bureau/Division: Support Svc/Communications Title/Rank: ...
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U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
GEOSPATIAL MANAGER==================##### Department of the ArmyU.S. Army Corps of EngineersOverview--------- ##### Open & closing dates06/04/2019 to 06/13/2019- ##### ServiceCompetitive- ##### Pay scale & ...
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Sodexo Operations
**Unit Description**Sodexo is seeking **Enviromental Services / Custodial Manager 1** candidate for **UT Medical Branch** located in **Galveston, Texas** . This is a 667 bed medical unit outside of Houston, Texas. The ...
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Kroger
Certified Pharmacy Technician Company Name: Kroger Stores Position Type: Employee FLSA Status: Non-Exempt     Position Summary: Provide exceptional customer service in a safe and clean ...
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BDS Marketing, LLC
Capitalize on your retail, wireless, computer or installation experience by transitioning these skills into a new career where you would be working with the top tier consumer technology brands and every workday is ...
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Team1Medical Staffing
A leading healthcare institution is seeking a Director of Logistics for Perioperative Service. As a Director of Logistics, your goals will be to: Develop and implement tactical solutions for the effective management of ...
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Compass Group, North America
*Posted Date:* May 16, 2019* We have an opening for a temporary *SUPV, DIETS-HRLY *position.* *Location*: Texas A&M Galveston, 200 Seawolf Parkway, Galveston, Texas 77553. /Note: online applications accepted ...
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HIRING AREAS: Live within 200 mile radius of HoustonJOB DESCRIPTION: What do I need to know about the job.Average 1,200 miles weeklyDedicated and static routes; same route and stores every weekDeliver product to a ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 10th June
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 16th June
LVN Galveston TX $2500 Bonus new Add to Favorites
AccentCare
AccentCare, Inc.® is a national post-acute healthcare provider with 45 years of industry experience. We thrive on providing patient-centric care and a warm and personalized experience within our local communities. ...
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Allied Universal
Allied Universal is seeking **Professional Security Officers.** Our Security Officers allow us to contribute to our company's core purpose of providing unparalleled service, systems and solutions to serve, secure and ...
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ObjectWin Technology
Provides basic technical support of desktop computers, thin clients, applications, and related technology.Bill Rate: ***-***Location: Galveston. TX6 month assignment with opportunity for renewal (based on ...
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Bergelectric
Electrician/Journeyman WiremanABOUT US:Established in 1946, Bergelectric Corp. has made its mark on the construction industry by providing the highest quality electrical and technology systems. We are one of the ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th June
Freeman
We're a global company of thinkers, designers, and doers. Freeman partners with our clients to build a connection with their customers by creating brand experiences that are seamless, innovative, and immersive. From ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th June
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 16th June