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.

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Nalco Champion, an Ecolab Company, has an immediate need for a Technical Service Representative II in our Energy Services group located in Hobbs, New Mexico or Carlsbad, New Mexico. If you are a strong operations ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
I'm looking for a great babysitter for 1 child. My child is 9 years old. About the family: We are a small family. Mother, father, and son. With 1 small Chihuahua.. Some light tidying up would be part of our caregiver's ...
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Description Position Summary: This individual is primarily responsible for ensuring store merchandising standards is achieved of all products. Responsibilities also include proper maintenance of off sales floor support ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd February
Part-timeDescription Position Summary: The Copy and Print Associate is responsible for cultivating relationships with customers, specifically Small Business customers that result in the opportunity to assess and provide ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd 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 22nd February
POSITION SUMMARY: AutoZone's Full-Time Auto Parts Delivery Driver performs work in the operation of a vehicle to assure safe delivery of parts to and from commercial customers. In addition, this AutoZoner will be ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd February
We need a babysitter for 02/03 to take care of 1 child in Hobbs. Please be comfortable with pets. A car is not provided - please have your own. Looking for a caregiver for my infant daughter. Looking for care 7:30am-6 ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd February
PLEASE NOTE: Your application for this position includes all locations within the district. District Manager – role is similar to an innovative business entrepreneur and owner, with special emphases on comp sales, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd February
barista - Store# 22164, LOVINGTON HWY & JOE HARVEY Brand Starbucks Coffee Company Location Lovington Hwy & Joe Harvey (Store# 22164) 1824 West Joe Harvey Hobbs 88240 Job Summary and Mission This position ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd February
Part-timePosition Summary AutoZone's Part-Time Retail Sales Associates drive sales through superior customer service by exceeding customer expectations and providing a WOW! Customer Service experience. While assisting ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd February
About Us: Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE:BHGE) is the world’s first and only fullstream provider of integrated oilfield products, services and digital solutions. Drawing on a storied heritage of invention, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd February
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You must be super reliable since my job depends on your punctuality. You will arrive at my house at 3:45am, stay and help my 3 toddlers get ready for school, then take my 2 girls to school , drop them off, then take my ...
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Retail Staff new Add to Favorites
PLEASE NOTE: Your application will be considered for all positions within this store. Some positions may not be available in all locations.Assistant Store Manager – will support the Store Manager in all facets of ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd February
Part-timeDescription Position Summary: The Tech Sales Associate is responsible for maintaining an Inspired Selling culture in the Mobile and Technology department. They are committed to offering every customer a total ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd February
Nalco Champion, an Ecolab Company, has an immediate need for a Technical Service Representative II in our Energy Services group located in Hobbs, New Mexico or Carlsbad, New Mexico. If you are a strong operations ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd February
$30,380 a yearPart-time, CommissionDo you speak Spanish and English? If you do, we’re looking for you! Our Retail Careers come with awesome perks and may include additional starting pay if you are bilingual! Great ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd February
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***Please note that this position follows an initial Union job bidding process***Essential Job Functions 1. Install, repair, support, and promote products and services generally purchased and used by residential ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd February
Engine Workshop Technician Level IIIf you want to develop your career with the industry leader who gives you the innovative technology you love to work with and empowers you to deliver a service you can be proud of ...
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Part-timeDescription Job Title: Porter Reports to: General ManagerPosition Summary: Primarily responsible for providing an inviting environment for the customers by maintaining a neat and clean store.General Purpose: ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd February
Very shy and timid around people they've never met. Additional needs include having a reliable car, being comfortable with pets and a non-smoker.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd February