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 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 21st April
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 21st April
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 21st April
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 21st April
Lead Truck Diesel Technician new Add to Favorites
rush
Rush Truck Centers opens the door to the world of opportunity. We have the largest network of commercial vehicle dealerships across the US representing truck and bus manufacturers and employ over 2100 Diesel Mechanics. ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th April
Kenan Advantage Group - Specialty Products
Now Seeking CDL-A Company Drivers & Owner OperatorsGuaranteed Pay Programs - Excellent Benefits KAG Specialty Products is seeking Company Drivers and Owner Operators. You can enjoy the open road with the Dedicated ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th April
Apprentice Electrician new Add to Favorites
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 ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st April
Journeyman Electrician new Add to Favorites
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 21st April
Customer Service Specialist new Add to Favorites
DVMelite
Do you believe in fantastic customer service being the key to a company's success?Are you passionate about assisting clients through online chats but not afraid to jump on a call with them to help them succeed?Are you ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th April
Account Representative new Add to Favorites
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 ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st April
Seeking Intermodel Drayage Owner OperatorsNewly Increased Rates, Consistent Freight Volumes, and Major Fleet Discounts Make XPO The Perfect FitAs one of the largest and fastest growing intermodal providers in North ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th April
Premium Auditor new Add to Favorites
Kaufman Financial Group
Responsibilities Premium Auditor responsibilities include: Individually scheduling appointments with clients to obtain necessary information Submitting projects via web-portal and AFIRM’s exclusive premium ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st April
Warehouse Worker new Add to Favorites
Maple Grove Distributing
$9.00 - $9.50 an hourTemporarySeasonal Warehouse Positions open8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.Monday thru FridayPulling and packing ordersJob Type: TemporarySalary: $9.00 to $9.50 /hourWork Location:One ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st April
The Andersons, Inc.
For assistance on how to apply, please click here Job Description: The Plant Nutrient Group formulates, stores, and distributes nutrient, specialty, and industrial inputs and corncob based products through our ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st April
The Andersons Inc
The Plant Nutrient Group formulates, stores, and distributes nutrient, specialty, and industrial inputs and corncob based products through our strategically located facilities and extensive network. Our Delphi Retail ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th April
Hotel Housekeepers new Add to Favorites
Best Western Plus Galveston Suites
Best Western Plus Galveston Suites in Galveston, TX is looking for one hotel housekeepers to join our 27 person strong team. We are located on 8502 Seawall Blvd. Our ideal candidate is self-driven, punctual, and ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th April
Office Coordinator new Add to Favorites
A1 Best Staffing
The Office Coordinator is responsible for: Overseeing the onboarding process of new real estate agents, hosting in-office system trainings, helping with office production management, office social media, office ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th April
Rush Truck opens the door to the world of opportunity. We have the largest network of commercial vehicle dealerships across the US representing truck and bus manufacturers and employ over 2100 Diesel Mechanics. Our ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th April
Sales Associate new Add to Favorites
Pier 1 Services Company
Inside every Pier 1 Imports store are retail sales associates who bring our home furnishings brand to life with their talent, dedication, resourcefulness and creativity. As the leading home furnishings specialty ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th April
Paschall Truck Lines - Recent Grads
Start Fresh with CDL-A Student Truck Driver Jobs!Highest Training Pay - $1,200 Sign-On BonusFounded in 1937 as a family-owned and operated transportation provider, Paschall Truck Lines has since grown from its Kentucky ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th April