Jobs in Keene, New Hampshire, United States

Keene, situated in Cheshire County, is located in the state of New Hampshire. The city formerly hosted the state’s annual Pumpkin Festival which attracted many visitors from neighboring cities.

Keene has a Humid Continental Climate which experiences humid summers and harsh winters. The humid summers can attract thunderstorms from the West and the city has historically experienced tornados. Similarly, the city has often experienced blizzards during the cold winter months.

Population of Keene

The city of Keene has a population of around 23,000 people which has not grown significantly since the early 1990’s. The racial makeup of the city is predominantly White with a small African American and Hispanic or Latino community. The city has a thriving community of families with over 23% of all households having children under the age of 18 living in them. Additionally, the city is largely populated by single-person households as well as non-family households. The population is diverse and young with the median age of the city being 34 years.

Keene is considered a minor college town as well as the educational nexus for the Cheshire County area. The city is served by the Keene School District which forms part of the New Hampshire School Administrative Unit 29. The district manages six elementary schools, middle schools, and high schools which serve the youth of Keene. Additionally, there are over 35 tertiary education institutions or colleges within 50 miles of the city, the closet being Keene State College. Other nearby colleges include: Landmark College, Franklin Pierce University, and Marlboro College.

New Hampshire Lifestyle

With Keene being a thriving minor college town, there is plenty to see and do for residents and visitors to the city. The city’s Central Square is the skeleton of the city; a beautiful church, picturesque gardens, and sidewalk restaurants provide an attractive hub for this city. To further explore the city and its countryside by foot, or perhaps ski, residents make use of the Cheshire Rail Trail hiking trail, Ashuelot Rail Trail, or Granite Gorge for outdoor recreation.

Searching for historical insight into the city of Keene, Cheshire Children’s Museum, Stonewall Farm, and the Historical Society of Cheshire County uniquely showcase the specific history of the city. Additionally, the city is home to numerous modern lifestyle amenities, such as grocery stores, bars and restaurants, gyms, bowling alleys, and movie theatres, such as the historic Colonial Theatre.

Job Opportunities in Keene

Although Keene’s economy has had slow recent job growth (0.05%), the unemployment rate of the city (2.6%) is below the national average (5.2%). Additionally, the future job growth rate (37.5%) is close to that of the national average (37.98%). The most common job groups in Keene are management, business, science and arts, as well as sales and office, and service.

Top employers in Keene are: Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth Hitchcock Clinic-Keene, Keene School District, C & S Wholesale Grocers, Keene State College, Imaje Corporation, and Smith Industrial Medical Supplies.

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$50.00 weekly bonus for package handlersShift: Sunrise (4:00 AM - 9:00 AM)Twilight (6:00 PM - 10:00 PM)UPS is hiring individuals to work as part-time Package Handlers. This is a physical, fast-paced position that ...
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barista - Store# 08810, KEENE Brand Starbucks Coffee Company Location Keene, West St. (Store# 08810) 281 West Street Keene 03431 Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by providing ...
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Requisition Number: 35893 Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and ...
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C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
**Company Overview** **C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.** , based in Keene, NH, is the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S. and the industry leader in supply chain innovation. Founded in 1918 as a ...
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POSITION SUMMARY: The Recreation Assistant assists in the planning, organizing, and directing activity programs for customers. Recreation services will include physical, creative, cognitive, social, spiritual, and ...
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Rite Aid Hdqtrs. Corp.
SUMMARYAs a Pharmacy Technician, you are a vital part of our wellness store team that is responsible for the day to day operations of the pharmacy and the care and service provided to our customers/patients. In order to ...
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Bed Bath & Beyond Inc.
Often times, people think that all retail positions are the same...and for the most part, they may be right! But when it comes to the merchandise we sell, the people that work for us and the scheduling flexibility we ...
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Corning Incorporated
Inspector II **Date:** Jan 29, 2019 **Location:** Keene, NH, US, 03431 **Company:** Corning Requisition Number: 35893 Corning is one of the world's leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, ...
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Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Keene / Cheshire Medical Center is seeking a BC/BE OB/GYN Physician to join our busy practice.We provide comprehensive obstetrics and gynecology services for patients in the Keene, NH region. Our ...
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Community Resources for Justice
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Healthcare Services Group, Inc.
Healthcare Services Group (HCSG) is a provider of environmental and dining services to the hospital, long-term and acute care industry, currently servicing over 5,500 accounts nationwide. With our ever expanding market ...
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Planet Fitness - Tristan Enterprises, LLC / Jaxson Fitness, LLC
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