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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job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
Assembler-1 (1st Shift) An ASSEMBLY OPERATOR is a classification common to all job assignments within the production area (Hourly) of ABB – Hickory. Assembly Operators are trained on multiple positions using job ...
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Meet and exceed customer experience and sales objectives for store. Assist the Store Manager in the daily operation of a retail store. Under the direction of the Store Manager, schedule employees, maintain inventories, ...
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Great things are in store! Our part-time careers allow you to optimize your earning potential by working during the store’s busiest times, including evening and weekend hours. Excellent pay and fewer hours with ...
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What you'll be doing... As a Verizon Retail Sales Representative, or what we like to call a Solution Specialist, you'll help our customers understand and love the products we sell. Utilizing your unique talents, passion ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th June
Card Service Representative Job Purpose $14 per hour Full Time Start Date: 7-22-19 Schedule: 2:00pm to 10:30pm *Off Days are Tuesday and Wednesday ABAY: 2:00pm to 10:30pm *Off Days are Tuesday and Wednesday Training: ...
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Meet and exceed customer experience and sales objectives for store. Assist the Store Manager in the daily operation of a retail store. Under the direction of the Store Manager, schedule employees, maintain inventories, ...
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Do you thrive in a dynamic, committed, and professional environment and would you like to be a part of a team that positively effects change? Are you up for a challenge of driving technology forward? You can “Find ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th June
Card Service Representative Job Purpose $14 per hour Full Time Start Date: 7-8-19 Schedule: 10:00am to 6:30pm *Off Days are Tuesday and Wednesday ABAY: 10:00am to 6:30pm *Off Days are Tuesday and Wednesday Training: ...
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The Electronic Payments group provides solutions for electronic billing and payments, online funds transfer, person-to-person payments and personal financial account aggregation services to the financial services ...
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Assembler-1 (1st Shift) An ASSEMBLY OPERATOR is a classification common to all job assignments within the production area (Hourly) of ABB– Hickory. Assembly Operators are trained on multiple positions using job ...
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Panera Bread/ Covelli Enterprises
Panera Bread in Hickory is hiring All Shifts and Positions including Delivery Drivers for our new cafe based delivery service. With growth comes great opportunities. Come join the fastest growing franchise in the ...
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Acosta
Acosta - IMPACT is looking for a Retail Service Merchandiser in Hickory, NC CLICK APPLY NOW TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THIS JOBWe define culture as our values in action. It’s how we deliver superior customer service, ...
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Law Offices of Jason E. Taylor
Law Firm with multiple locations has an immediate need for a full time experienced bookkeeper to work out of their Hickory Office. Experience with QuickBooks is required. Please submit a resume through Indeed.com in ...
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Advance Auto Parts
Job Description We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender ...
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U-Haul
Location: 542 Main Ave SE, Hickory, North Carolina 28602 United States of AmericaU-Haul is hiring for highly motivated, assertive, and friendly individuals to work as Storage Customer Service Representatives at our ...
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Deerpath
Job DescriptionPurpose: The function of the Non-Climber is to perform daily field operations. This functionIs to be done efficiently, yet creating a good relationship with Client’s customers.Responsibilities: ...
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Randstad
Administrative Assistant**job details:**+ location:Hickory, NC+ salary:$15 - $16.50 per hour+ date posted:Friday, June 7, 2019+ experience:Entry Level+ job type:Temporary+ industry:Administrative and Support Services+ ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th June