Jobs in Jackson, Tennessee, United States

Jackson is a city located in Madison County in the US State of Tennessee. With a population of around 67,000 it is also the county seat.

Located around 70 miles to the east of Memphis, it is regarded as the trade and commercial hub for the west Tennessee area.

High Crime

The city has quite a high overall crime rate, as of 2010 the 13th highest in the United States. The crime rate is falling year on year though it remains high.

The city boasts a number of excellent sports facilities such as the West Tennessee Healthcare Sportsplex which provides extensive baseball and softball facilities and a large tennis complex in the north of the city. There are also several municipal parks and 3 public libraries.

The city has well occupied downtown shopping district that also boasts many restaurants & bars.

Key Facts:

·         Median Age: 34.9

·         Median Household Income: $38,153

·         Median Property Value: $119,700

·         Cost of Living:  3% lower than state average, 12% lower than national average

·         Unemployment Rate: 4.5%

·         Crime Rate: 88% higher than national average

Manufacturing & Health Dominate the Workforce

The city used to be a large transport hub, with many railroad tracks converging here with extensive engineering and unloading facilities.

Post war the railroads largely left, to be replaced with a strong manufacturing sector. In fact around 13% of the workforce are in jobs connected to manufacturing. Proctor & Gamble and Black & Decker are just two companies who have large-scale manufacturing plants located in the city.

Healthcare is also a big employer, with around 19% of the local workforce working in this industry, spread over several large medical facilities as well as smaller healthcare service providers grouped around them.

Other large sectors are retail (10%) and food service (9%) plus Administrative roles (5%) and public services (10%) and education (11%).

United States Tennessee Jackson
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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 ...
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We need a nanny for our 2 children in Jackson. And we're looking now!
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th February
Energize your career with one of Healthcare's fastest growing companies. You dream of a great career with a great company - where you can make an impact and help people. We dream of giving you the opportunity to do just ...
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Company DescriptionA three-billion-dollar global leader in the high performance and lifestyle footwear industry, Skechers USA, Inc. designs, develops and markets more than 3,000 styles for men, women and children. ...
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CommissionAt A Glance Full-time sales role good for students, grads, and people who appreciate flexibility, with potential for advancement and no ceiling on commission bonuses. A role that is ideal for flexible, ...
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Part-time, Temporary, InternshipThis part-time, temporary position would assist in implementing the new computerized maintenance management system (CMMS) at Stanley Black & Decker, working closely with the ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st February
Automation Engineering TechnicianGENERAL DESCRIPTION OF POSITION Supports the planning and implementation of automation projects while ensuring all safety, quality, delivery, and cost requirements are ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st February
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job from Cleverism, originally posted on 14th February
barista - Store# 25531, UNION UNIVERSITY Brand Starbucks Coffee Company Location Union University & Lanese (Store# 25531) 8 Lanese Dockery Dr Jackson 38305 Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to ...
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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 ...
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6058 - Jackson, TN - 1401 Vann Drive, Jackson, Tennessee, 38305 CarMax, the way your career should be! **Provide an iconic customer experience** Ensuring today's customers can buy the vehicles they want in a way that ...
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CommissionAt A Glance Full-time sales role good for students, grads, and people who appreciate flexibility, with potential for advancement and no ceiling on commission bonuses. A role that is ideal for flexible, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th February
Responsibilities: At Office Depot and Office Max, ourSr. Sales Consultant-Furniture is a full-time role, and the person in this position will have ownership of the Furniture area. S/he will be responsible for engaging ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st February
We are genuine in our belief that sports make people better and so are you! Immerse yourself in a workplace that loves to be active and lives the brand. Associates joining our team have an opportunity to be a part of ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st February
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by providing legendary customer service to all customers. This job creates the Starbucks Experience for our customers by providing customers with ...
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Jackson family needs a pet sitter for 4 cats. Must love animals! Our ideal match will meet the requirements below.
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Job ID: 433251BRAddress Line 1: 1140 Lower Brownsville RdCity: JacksonState: TennesseeZip Code: 38301-9648Position Status: Part-TimeGrade: CJob DescriptionPOSITION OVERVIEW:Responsible for handling the needs of ...
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# of Openings1Overview Responsible for collecting and transmitting data gathered from designated retail stores primarily using a hand-held scanning device. Take direction from the Supervisor and other management ...
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Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is an innovative, digitally focused media and marketing solutions company committed to strengthening communities across our network. With an unmatched local-to-national reach, Gannett ...
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