Jobs in Hickory, North Carolina, United States

In the 1700s, Hickory was inhabited by the Catawba Indians, who then proceeded to sell their land to a German explorer — Henry Weidner. The city of Hickory was founded by Henry Robinson, who was one of Weidner’s relatives. Robinson set up a small log tavern in 1850 and named it “Hickory Tavern”, this tavern went on to become the first establishments of Hickory.

The first post office was opened in the city by William Hale, and the Lenoir Rhyne College was established in 1891, which caused Hickory to flourish. By the 20th century, Hickory focused on manufacturing and marketing furniture as its prime occupation, soon a shopping mall was opened to industrialize the city.

Hickory receives the distinction of being among the few cities in America to be named an “All-American city” over 3 times. A polio outbreak in the 1940s caused widespread panic within the Hickory community. Today, Hickory is a city of continuous growth and is shaped with historical landmarks such as the Catawba County Historical Association.

Enthralling Sights and Locations to Witness in Hickory

With an abundance of tourist attractions, it’s no wonder that Hickory has continued to attract travelers from all over the world. Catch a minor league baseball game at the L.P. Frans stadium with reasonably priced food and drinks to go with your visual entertainment. The Hickory Museum of Art features folk art exhibits displayed by national and locally recognized artists.

Spend a day shopping for organic produce at the Hickory Farmers Market, a display of aromatic handmade soaps and farm-grown meat are other additions aside from the fresh vegetables that can be acquired here.

Enjoy a lavish dinner atop a private boat hired from the Lake Hickory Adventures, it’s a great way to cruise through Hickory’s woodland setting while celebrating a joyous occasion. The Glenn C Hilton Jr Memorial Park is a blissful location ideal for early morning walks, the location features well-maintained restrooms and park benches for socializing with other walkers.

Job Opportunities in Hickory

The median income of Hickory is recorded at $47.522 per household and some of the top recruiting companies include — Convergys, Corning, CommScope, Food Lion, Lowe’s, Bojangles, and Target. The city is ideal for setting up a family as the median age averages at 35 years.

Top job designations in the city are among — Marketing Managers, Industrial Production Managers, Chief Executives, Architectural Managers, Computer Programmers, Management Analysts, and System Software Developers.

Job seekers will have no problem getting around the city thanks to the Greenway Public Transportation which operates several bus routes within the city as well as to commute between cities to nearby destinations such as Newton and Conover. The Hickory Regional Airport is available for air travel and is connected to international airports like — The Charlotte Douglas International Airport.

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