Jobs in Jonesboro, Arkansas, United States

Located in Craighead county, Jonesboro is the fifth populous city in Arkansas. Home to Arkansas State University and the Arkansas State Red Wolves, this welcoming town offers a true college town experience. Over 70,000 people call Jonesboro home and just under 50% of the population are married couples without children under the age of 18. The cities population age is well spread out with 67.6% of the population being under the age of 44. The city is accessible via numerous highways and the Jonesboro Economic Transit system serves the area. With four public school districts, there are plenty of elementary, secondary and tertiary education opportunities in Jonesboro.

Community and Recreating Activities

Jonesboro is home to 20 parks which provide athletic fields, community centres, water features and recreation programmes for the residents of the city. One of the most popular parks is the Craighead Forest Park which offers picnic areas, running trails, play areas, fishing areas and water play areas. This is a popular place to visit for those who enjoy camping, fishing or even just a day out in nature. Additionally, in many of the parks Jonesboro offers a variety of community sports for both youth and adults, including softball, basketball, soccer and volleyball. Youth summer camps, dog parks and a community baseball field provide good recreational activities for families in Jonesboro.

The area is well serviced by the Mall at Turtle Creek which features Target, Dillard’s and JCPenney. In other parts of the town there are numerous restaurants, gift and speciality shops, and games and entertainment centres. For those who enjoy a more cultural experience the Arkansas State University Museum offers a wide range of exhibitions, including a popular dinosaur and fossil exhibition and earthquake simulation machine.

Job opportunities in Jonesboro

The growth in population in Jonesboro has lead to growth in employment opportunities as well as growth in the housing market. With a diverse range of employers and consistent economic stability, even during the 2007 recession, the outlook for Jonesboro’s economy is positive for growth and development. Jonesboro is a hub for education, agriculture, manufacturing, medicine and trade. The largest employers include St. Bernard’s Healthcare, Arkansas State University, NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital, Wal-Mart Super Centre, Hytrol Conveyor Company, Jonesboro Public Schools, NEA Baptist Clinic and Nestle’ Prepared Foods Company.

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This position is part time! What does that mean? Flexibility, balance, control! Are you interested in pursuing a new, exciting career but cannot commit full time? AT&T understands! Our part-time careers allow you ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 25th June
Buyer new Add to Favorites
Buyer ABB / T&B is seeking a Buyer or /Planner for its Jonesboro, Arkansas location. This role is responsible for planning and creating production schedule(s) for specific work centers based on actual demand and/or ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 25th June
Machine Operator- OCAL Pipeline ABB is seeking Machine Operator- OCAL Pipeline for its Jonesboro, Arkansas location. You will be responsible to produce quality products. Run variety of similar machines (Threading, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 25th June
Site HR Business Partner new Add to Favorites
Site HR Business Partner Are you ready to work with a purpose? At ABB T&B, you can be sure you’re helping to create a better world. The business you’ll secure and the partnerships you’ll build will ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 25th June
Industrial Finance Lead Location: Jonesboro, AR Background & Purpose of the Job: At Unilever, we act fast to anticipate consumer needs, fast to translate ideas into new products, and fast to make, distribute and ...
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Utility Operator ABB is currently seeking Utility Operator for its Jonesboro, Arkansas location. The responsibilities include to provide safe an efficient support to the departments in the form of operations, waste ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 25th June
Background & Purpose of the Job The range of Machine Operator roles varies between categories and technologies, but generally sits within the previous positions of Machine Specialist, Compounder, Pre-Weigh, ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 25th June
Production Supervisor new Add to Favorites
Production Supervisor Are you ready to work with a purpose? At ABB / T&B, you can be sure you’re helping to create a better world. The business you’ll secure and the partnerships you’ll build will ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 25th June
Basic Operator Background & Purpose of the Job The Basic Operator provides support to the production area to meet Quality, Safety, and Productivity goals. This includes but is not limited to placing components on ...
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New York Institute of Technology College of Osteop...
The Associate Director of Student life provides overall strategic leadership, program development, and day-to-day management to the student life department, serving as the advisor for the Student Government Association ...
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Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc.
Overview The Night Maintenance employee performs guest service by providing Cracker Barrel with a building and equipment that are ready for guests. The appearance of a clean building in the public areas, and a ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 25th June
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Capital Paving & Construction
Equipment Operator(Paving and Construction)Capital Paving and Construction is hiring Equipment Operators for paving/construction/bridge projects in the Jonesboro, AR area. These are full-time benefit eligible ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 25th June
LEAD FLOOR TECH new Add to Favorites
St. Bernards Medical Center
JOB REQUIREMENTS Education Must be literate, able to perform simple arithmetic, and follow oral and written instructions with limited supervision. Mechanical aptitude helpful. Experience Previous experience helpful. An ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 25th June
Now Hiring Registered Nurses Helping patients regain hope and independence The Facts Act as the direct link to help patients succeed in inpatient rehabilitation by supervising care and treatments provided by team ...
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VSC Fire & Security, Inc.
Our fast-growing fire sprinkler protection and life safety system company has a full-time career opportunity for a Fire Sprinkler Foreman in the Orlando District. With annual sales of more than $170 million, VSC Fire ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 25th June
Grants Manager new Add to Favorites
East Arkansas Area Agency on Aging
Grants Manager Job Title Grants Manager Job Description GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF POSITION Manages grant and contract compliance, monitoring and reporting; including management of the client database software. Performs a ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 25th June
SALES ASSOCIATE new Add to Favorites
Act as the point of contact for customers. Assist in setting and maintaining plan-o-grams and programs. Stock merchandise adequately. Perform other duties as necessary to maximize profitability, customer satisfaction, ...
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Office Manager new Add to Favorites
Aspen Dental
Position Summary As an Office Manager with an Aspen Dental-branded practice, you'll have the support you need to reach your career goals. From the best-in-class learning and development programs, a commitment of ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 25th June
STORE MANAGER new Add to Favorites
Responsible for the management of all employees in the effective planning and implementation of all store processes, including ordering, receiving, stocking, presentation, selling, staffing and support. DUTIES and ...
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Orkin LLC
Orkin Pest Control is the leader in the pest control industry and we are looking for a Termite Technician to join our successful, growing team. We Offer: Competitive Hourly Pay plus Commission on Sales Company Vehicle ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 25th June