Jobs in Independence, Kentucky, United States

Independence is a city in Kenton County, Kentucky with a population of 27,000. It is located just 13 miles from Cincinnati, Ohio and is a suburb of “The Queen City”. Locals christened the city “Independence” after it broke away from Campbell County as a part of the newly formed Kenton County in 1840. The city was incorporated two years later. Independence recently ranked among the top 100 fastest growing cities in the United States and currently boasts cost of living that is 21 percent lower than the national average.

Independence School District serves the city of Independence with four elementary schools, two middle schools and a high school. The city also houses three parochial schools. There are several colleges and universities within daily driving distance from Independence, including Gateway Community and Technical College, Thomas More College, Beckfield College Florence, Brown Mackie College Northern Kentucky, Lincoln College of Technology Florence, Northern Kentucky University, Antonelli College Cincinnati and Cincinnati Christian University.

Glenhurst Park, Independence Park, Marion Schadler Park, Memorial Park, Shadybrook Park and Sterling Staggs Park are some of the parks maintained by the City of Independence. Recreational facilities include walking trails, playground equipment, picnic tables, amphitheatre, basketball and volleyball courts and soccer fields. Boone County Distilling Company and Beechgrove Sports Bar are two other points of interest in the city. The nearest major airport is Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport, located 16 miles from the heart of Independence.

Job Opportunities in Independence, Kentucky

The top sectors for employment in Independence, Kentucky are manufacturing, healthcare, retail, finance, education, and transportation and warehousing. Major employers in the city include Cengage, FedEx Ground, Kroger, Taylor & Francis Group, Best Buy, Buffalo Wild Wings, BlueLinx, Blue Grass Metals, Crosset Co Inc., Balluff, Mazak and Rotek. Residents also have the option to commute to nearby Cincinnati for employment.

The Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce is a business organization that is responsible for boosting trade in the region by assisting member businesses in activities such as workforce procurement, marketing opportunities and B2C networking. It also acts as a liaison between member businesses and the government. The Independence Business Association is another body of local business owners that performs key business development functions such as resource sharing, relationship building, business networking, business promotion and highlighting issues that affect businesses.

A low cost of living, affordable housing options, excellent public amenities and most importantly, easy access to Cincinnati’s lucrative employment scene make Independence an excellent choice as a career destination.

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Maintenance Tech I new Add to Favorites
Auto req ID: 206446BRPosition Type: Part TimeEmployee Type: NonexemptJob SummarySupports the FedEx Ground facility electro-mechanical maintenance effort through rudimentary operational knowledge of mechanical power ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th June
Sales/Account Manager new Add to Favorites
Southeastern Freight Lines
Responsible for presenting the Company in the best, most comprehensive light to both prospective and current clients. Secures market share and creates profitable margins.What you’ll do on a typical day Pull ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th June
Maintenance Tech I new Add to Favorites
Supports the FedEx Ground facility electro-mechanical maintenance effort through rudimentary operational knowledge of mechanical power transmission and/or fabrication and/or residential/commercial/industrial electrical ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 12th June
Auto req ID: 207093BRPosition Type: Full TimeEmployee Type: NonexemptJob SummaryResponsible for performing the clerical and administrative functions for any or all hub and station operational areas, including linehaul, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th June
Assistant Director new Add to Favorites
KinderCare Education
Nationallly Accredited center is now recruiting for an Assistant Director!We offer Full benefits, full time, competitive wage!If you have a love for children, leadership and early childhood education this can be a ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 10th June
Sales/Account Manager new Add to Favorites
Southeastern Freight Lines
Overview Responsible for presenting the Company in the best, most comprehensive light to both prospective and current clients. Secures market share and creates profitable margins. Responsibilities What you’ll do ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
Remodeling Crew new Add to Favorites
She’s Right Remodeling
We are looking for 1-2 experienced employees to add to our family! Full time or part time will be determined by experience.Looking for experienced applicants only at this time. Ideally someone who is a ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 10th June
Auto req ID: 206047BRPosition Type: Full TimeEmployee Type: NonexemptJob SummaryResponsible for the movement of trailers to and from the unload / load doors and throughout the yard. May also be responsible for the ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th June
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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 ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 11th June
Boone County Distilling Co.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Provide top notch customer service via telephone, email and in person.Execute tasting room floor operations, which include but are not limited to maintaining housekeeping ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
SPAR Field Services
     Project Description:We work with many of the biggest name brands and largest retailers in the world, providing retail merchandising, audits, fixture installation work, furniture assembly, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th June
Auto req ID: 206158BRPosition Type: Full TimeEmployee Type: NonexemptJob SummaryUnder direction of the Manager of District Human Resources, the Talent Acquisition Coordinator provides daily support in the areas of ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th June
Part Time Retail Merchandiser new Add to Favorites
Retail Odyssey
The Retail Odyssey Company is launching in your area!! We are looking for team members to work in local grocery stores merchandising items! On the job training will be provided!!So many great aspects to this ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th June
Housekeeping new Add to Favorites
Searching for a great house cleaner. Can you provide your own cleaning supplies (detergents, etc)? Can you provide your own cleaning equipment (vacuum, etc)? Bathroom Cleaning Kitchen Cleaning General Room Cleaning
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th June
Cengage Learning
Do you dare to reinvent the future of education? At Cengage, we are harnessing the power of tech to build a future where all learners have the tools and confidence to achieve their goals. As a Cengage employee, you will ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
Nanny new Add to Favorites
We need a nanny to take care of 1 child in Independence. Some light housekeeping is required. Animal lovers please apply (we have pets)! Some help preparing meals would be ideal. It is important to us that you have your ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
Sunflyer /FedEx Ground
Work days: Tuesday - SaturdayDedicated route from FedEx Ground off Mt. Zion Road in Independence, KY to butthead in Smithton, PA with a FedEx Ground contractor with over 20 years experience.Home every night.The best ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 11th June
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NSG INC.
NSG, Inc. is hiring for full time security officers to work 3rd shift at a facility located in Independence, KY.This position is NOT on the busline. Must have transportation to job site located in Independence, KY.Must ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
Cengage Learning
Do you dare to reinvent the future of education? At Cengage, we are harnessing the power of tech to build a future where all learners have the tools and confidence to achieve their goals. As a Cengage employee, you will ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
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Blue Pantry's
The Cashier operates the register system in the checkout area, greeting each customer and completing their checkout in an efficient and friendly manner. He or she ensures customer satisfaction and repeat business. Other ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 10th June