Jobs in Hobbs, New Mexico, United States

Hobbs is a city located in Lea County in the US State of New Mexico. It has a population of around 35,000 inhabitants.

Founded in 1907, the city’s motto is “It all happens here,” which may be a tad optimistic.

Oil Country

Hobbs started life as a small homestead at the turn of the century. Nothing much happened until 1927, when oil was discovered. A refinery was constructed the following year, and the population of the town exploded. Oil remains a crucial industry to the town up to this day.

The Soaring Society Of America is based here, along with a race track and a casino. The city is also well supplied with parks and other outdoor recreation facilities, of which there are 8.

There are a wide range of restaurants and bars in town, some grouped in a small downtown commercial district, and others in the conveniently placed Broadmoor Shopping mall, located in the north of the city.

Key Facts:

  • Median Age: 31.3
  • Median Household Income: $56,905
  • Median Property Value: $113,200
  • Cost of Living: 9% lower than state average, 14% lower than national average
  • Unemployment Rate: 6%
  • Crime Rate: 90% higher than national average

Oil is King in the Job Market

Just as the oil industry initially powered the growth of Hobbs into a city all those years ago, today it continues to sustain the city. The oil industry is by far the largest employer in the city, with around 17% of all the jobs here directly connected to it.

Retail, at 11% and Accommodation and Food at 8% are the next biggest employing industries, and indicative of a town with excellent commercial amenities for all to enjoy.

Construction also thrives here, at 8% of the workforce, whilst healthcare (8%) and Education (7%) are also big employers.

United States New Mexico Hobbs
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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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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, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th June
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job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
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The GEO Group, Inc.
Facility: Lea County Correctional Facility Compensation Base: Compensation Bonus (if applicable):Equal Opportunity Employer. Summary Acts as shift commander by directing all security operations on one shift. Supervises ...
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United Supermarkets
Food Service Clerks first and foremost are responsible for guest relations and satisfaction. He/She will perform all deli processing, sanitation, safety and stocking procedures on all deli products as outlined by ...
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JC Penny
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Wireless Retail Store Manager Position - 2402 N Grimes, Hobbs, NM Flat Wireless, d/b/a Boost Mobile, is hiring a Wireless Retail Store Manager. Store managers are expected to execute approved competitive strategies in ...
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**Description:**United Rentals, the largest equipment rental company in the world, is offering an excellent opportunity for a Service Manager ready to grow their career with the leader in the industry. To continue our ...
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Apache Corporation
Company Overview Apache Corporation, founded in 1954, is one of the world's premier independent oil and gas exploration and production companies. With operations in the United States, Egypt and the United Kingdom (North ...
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KP Recruiting Group
We are looking for a highly self- motivated Inside Sales Representative to achieve inside sales revenue goals by obtaining and upselling orders, creating customer satisfaction, and adding value to the customer’s ...
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SAS Retail Services
Summary Part Time Merchandiser SAS Are you looking to join a team for a fast-growing company that can offer you flexible scheduling, competitive rates, and the possibility for advancement as you move throughout your ...
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Windstream Communications
Management of all OSP Work Orders from Engineering to completion of construction. Resolves any construction issues, ensures all necessary permits/easements are obtained and filed, when necessary, prior to construction. ...
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KLX Energy Services
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This is for my elderly grandmother. Services Needed: Bathroom Cleaning, Kitchen Cleaning, General Room Cleaning, Laundry.
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Anders Group
Physical Therapist (PT) Hobbs, NM Start Date: 06/17/2019 Apply online or contact us ASAP for more information on this great opportunity! Anders Group is looking for a qualified Physical Therapist (PT) to fill a ...
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Penn National Gaming
**Overview****Don't just work. Work Happy.**A career in gaming? At Penn National Gaming we think you'll enjoy an exciting industry, fast-paced days and nights, diverse, enthusiastic co-workers, unlimited growth and ...
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