Jobs in Kearney, Nebraska, United States

Kearney might be small but with an unemployment rate consistently lower than the national average, it’s also one of the best places in the Midwest to find a job.

The presence of the University of Nebraska at Kearney has ensured a steady flow of new talent into the area, and the city as whole is doing an excellent job at employing its young workforce.

Top employment sectors are the health industry, retail sector, and manufacturing.

Health Sector

In terms of employment opportunities in Kearney, Nebraska, health sector is the most lucrative option for job seekers. The largest employer for people in Kearney is the Good Samaritan Hospital, which has a staff of over 1000. The Good Samaritan Hospital has an online application system through which users can search and apply for open positions.

To use this system, all you need to do is create a new user account with a user name, password and your email address. You can also use the online system to apply for work with one of the hospital’s our business partners, such as the CHI National Home Care and Consolidated Health Services, Conifer Health Solutions, Patient Financial Services, Patient Access, and Health Information Management.

Currently open positions at these institutions include recovery specialist, dietitian, nursing manager, registered nurse, nurse technician, ER paramedic, surgical technologist, phlebotomist, environmental services associate, inventory tech, and coder.

Retail

Nearly 20% of the Kearney population is employed in the retail sector. Largest employers are fashion retailer Buckle, Wal-Mart, outdoor recreation retailer Cabela’s, and Hilltop Mall. The retail sector is particularly attractive to younger job seekers, with Kearney recently named #6 among top ten best places for Midwest millennials to go job hunting.

Latest openings at Buckle include part-time sales teammate, assistant manager, management trainee, fashion image editor, distribution center teammate, corporate administrative assistant, guest service representative, and onsite search specialists. Wal-Mart in Kearney is looking for a retail merchandising specialist, while Cabela’s is looking for a retail firearms sales outfitter, warehouse outfitter, and full-time cashier.

Manufacturing

Top manufacturing employers in Kearney are automotive filtration products manufacturer Baldwin Filters, auto parts manufacturer Eaton, manufacturer of packaging components for drugs and healthcare products West Pharmaceutical Services, building materials manufacturer Chief Industries, and printing equipment manufacturer Morris Printing Group.

Open positions include assembler, order packer, HR assistant, expeditor, die sharpener, machine operator, and production planner assistant at Baldwin Filters, machine operator, maintenance technician, master controls technician, and quality engineer at Eaton, shipping clerk, production manager, molder, process engineer, and supply chain manager at West Pharmaceutical Services, and CNC operator, maintenance mechanic, product design engineer, shuttle driver, and welder at Chief Industries.

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Good Samaritan Society
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Graczyk Lawn and Landscape
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Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services
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