Jobs in Grand Prairie, Texas, United States

Grand Prairie is a city located in the US state of Texas. It straddles three counties – Dallas County, Tarrant County and Ellis County – and is part of the Mid-Cities region of the Dallas – Fort Worth metroplex.

The city has a population of around 175,000 inhabitants, making it the 15th most populous city in the state.

Growing City

Grand Prairie is thriving city experiencing year on year population growth. It has a number of excellent recreation facilities such as Lone Star Park that enjoys seasonal horse racing and the state of the art Verizon theatre that host numerous concerts and off Broadway shows. There is also an indoor water park, a popular weekly flea market and a historic downtown playhouse.

The city boasts a number of parks and recreation fields, and the National Recreation and Parks Association awarded a Gold Medal the city in acknowledgment of their high quality.

The local education system boasts a number of outstanding schools and is in general of above average quality.

Key Facts:

·         Median Age: 32.4

·         Median Household Income: $56, 475

·         Median Property Value: $126,200

·         Poverty Rate: 14.7%

·         Cost of Living:  9% higher than state average, 3% lower than national average

·         Unemployment Rate: 3.5%

·         Crime Rate: 5% lower than national average

Aviation Industry

The largest single employer is the school district, with 3,200 employees.

The largest private employers are Lockheed Martin (2,600) and Bell Helicopter (1,300) and Vought Aircraft (700). This maintains a long tradition of aviation-based employment in the city which stretches all the way back to the 1940’s.

The city is also home to the US Headquarters of Airbus Helicopters, and Siemens maintain a high tech manufacturing plant here employing some 600 people.

Breaking down the employment picture then, we see that around 13% of all jobs are in the manufacturing industry making it the largest employing sector. Retail at 11%, Healthcare at 10% and education ay 8% come next.

United States Texas Grand Prairie
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Overview You must be a Texas state licensed locksmith with two years verifiable experience. Allied Universal, a leading facility services company and the largest security force in North America with over 150,000 ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th February
Our family needs care for a few hours for no more than 5 days a week when parents work shift overlap and occasional date nights for our 3-year-old and 10-month-old. Our kids love music, art, movies and outdoors. We are ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th February
At Pitney Bowes, we do the right thing, the right wayAs a Warehouse Mail Sorter for Pitney Bowes, you can too.We have amazing people who are the driving force, the inspiration and foundation of our company. Our thriving ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th 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 16th February
We need a nanny to take care of 1 child in Grand Prairie. Please be comfortable with pets. We ask that you handle pickups/drop-offs as needed. It is important to us that you have your own car. Looking for a caregiver ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 12th February
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I work full time and come home to a house full of craziness because of a very imaginative toddler and my 8month old keeps my husband and I busy as well. I'd love to have someone come in once, maybe twice a week and help ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 12th February
Job Summary: Investigates customer inquiries about merchandise or warranties by performing the following dutiesEssential Job Duties:Be familiar with ATK internal Policies, values, and ATK Quality PolicyBe aware of ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th February
Must have experience with G-buttons/Tubes, Trach, Ventilator.Day shifts: Tuesday thru Friday 7 AM - 4 PM Responsible for providing and documenting skilled nursing care, under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th February
Production Technician new Add to Favorites
Job Summary: This is a very broad and general description of the entire Cylinder Head operation Essential Job Duties: Be familiar with ATK internal Policies, values, and ATK Quality Policy Be aware of his/her ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 12th February
CommissionEchoPark Automotive is currently seeking a receptionist for our New San Antonio. This is an hourly paid job. Our receptionists work hard, find creative solutions, and create excellent guest experiences. As a ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th February
About Baxter Every day, millions of patients and caregivers rely on Baxter’s leading portfolio of critical care, nutrition, renal, hospital and surgical products. For more than 85 years, we’ve been operating ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th February
General Housekeeping new Add to Favorites
I need 1 bedroom and 2 bathrooms cleaned. All vinyl plank flooring swept and mopped. Living/dining dusted. Kitchen only needs to be swept and mopped and cabinet doors wiped down.
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 16th February
Overview We are North America’s leading security services provider with over 200,000 phenomenal employees. For all full-time positions, we offer medical, dental and vision coverage, life insurance, 401K, employee ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th February
Job Summary: The Senior Customer Service Representative is responsible for providing effective customer service for all customers by using knowledge of company products and services. CSR's interact with ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th 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 16th February
At Pitney Bowes, we do the right thing, the right wayAs a Warehouse Mail Sorter for Pitney Bowes, you can too.We have amazing people who are the driving force, the inspiration and foundation of our company. Our thriving ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
$11 an hourAt Pitney Bowes, we do the right thing, the right way As a Warehouse Mail Sorter for Pitney Bowes, you can too. We have amazing people who are the driving force, the inspiration and foundation of our company. ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
After School Pick Up new Add to Favorites
Pick up my 3 children from school and daycare and stay with them for 3 hours.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
We are pioneers. We were the first to break the sound barrier and design the first functional jetpack. We were aboard NASA’s first lunar mission and brought advanced tiltrotor systems to market. Today, we are ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th February