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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Auto req ID: 199649BRPosition Type: Full TimeEmployee Type: NonexemptJob SummaryThis is a frontline manager position that supports the FedEx Ground (FXG) Safety Above All Culture and manages specific day-to-day ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Auto req ID: 199581BRJob SummaryFedEx Ground is hiring individuals to load and unload packages for shifts of approximately 2-4 hours in our fast-paced environment. Package Handlers are responsible for the physical ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
Independence family needs a full-time nanny. Must love kids! Our ideal match will meet the requirements below. Meal Preparation: Bottles/purees.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Auto req ID: 200177BRPosition 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 19th February
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NSG INC.
$12 an hourNSG, Inc. is hiring for full time security officers to work 3rd shift at a facility located in Independence, KY.These positions are NOT on the busline. Must have transportation to job site located in ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
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 ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th February
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T-Mobile TPR Collins Mobile LLC
Part-timeLooking for an amazing opportunity? If so, come be part of a new and exciting un-carrier culture here at T-Mobile Retailer, Collins Mobile, LLC!We are looking for you to join our fun and exciting culture that ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 12th February
Call Taker 1 new Add to Favorites
Kenton County Fiscal Court
This is skilled and semi-skilled work in dispatching for the Police Departments, Fire Departments, and other emergency service agencies served by the Communications Center.  An employee in this class is responsible ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th February
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Sun Chemical Corp
About the Organization Sun Chemical, a member of the DIC group, is a leading producer of printing inks, coatings and supplies, pigments, polymers, liquid compounds, solid compounds, and application materials. Together ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
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 19th February
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 ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th February
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Crosset Company
$11 an hourPosition Overview: Crosset Company, a member of the Castellini Group of Companies and a leading distributor of Fresh Fruits, Vegetables, and Floral, is seeking a Sanitation Worker. This employee will be ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
CommissionT-Mobile Retailer, Collins Mobile, LLC is currently looking for experienced leaders that are looking to be a part of a great sales team! We are looking for you to join our sales team and help build the fun and ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Part-timeDuties: Clean and stock restrooms, vacuuming, dusting, trash, mopping, and other tasks related with general cleaning in an industrial facility ***HOURS M-SAT 6PM-12AM*** Scioto Services LLC, a Marsden Holding ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
Crossroads Treatment Centers
Crossroads Treatment Centers in Northern Kentucky is currently seeking an Administrative Assistant to join our team! Crossroads Treatment Centers provide effective and affordable outpatient treatment for opiate ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th February
Part-timeDuties: Clean and stock restrooms, vacuuming, dusting, trash, mopping, and other tasks related with general cleaning in an industrial facility ***HOURS M-SAT 6PM-12AM*** Scioto Services LLC, a Marsden Holding ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th February
Learning Consultant - Inside Sales new Add to Favorites
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 ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th February
Part-time, CommissionLooking for an amazing opportunity? If so, come be part of a new and exciting un-carrier culture here at T-Mobile Retailer, Collins Mobile, LLC! We are looking for you to join our fun and exciting ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Salesperson new Add to Favorites
Advance Auto Parts
Part-timeCAREER DESCRIPTIONJob DescriptionWe 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 ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Manager In Training new Add to Favorites
Palm Beach Tan Inc.
We are looking for outgoing, energetic positive leaders to accurately represent our brand, develop sales teams with a focus on increasing profits, and increasing both customer and employee satisfaction.The ideal ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th February