Jobs in Kingsport, Tennessee, United States

Kingsport is a city located in the US State of Tennessee, where is straddles both Sullivan and Hawkins counties. The city boasts a population of around 49,000.

No Elephants

Kingsport holds the dubious distinction of probably being the only US city to have executed an elephant by hanging. In 1916, a circus elephant killed a trainer whilst the circus was in town. Following demands of the city residents, the elephant was transported to a railroad yard and hung from a crane.

Today, the city is a largely suburban one of low-rise buildings, malls and multiple parks. 63% of homes are owned, whilst the remaining homes have an average rent of $582, well below the national average.

There are a number of festivals throughout the year and the city’s downtown boasts a number of excellent bars, restaurants and stores – it also has quite a number of antique stores.

The city is particularly green, with 6 major state parks, water parks and municipal parks present in the town, as well as a host of walking, hiking and mountain biking trails crossing the city and the green belts of the city limits.

Key Facts:

·         Median Age: 44.3

·         Median Household Income: $37,465

·         Median Property Value: $135,700

·         Poverty Rate: 20%

·         Cost of Living:  5% higher than state average, 6% lower than national average

·         Unemployment Rate: 3.4%

·         Crime Rate: 91% higher than national average

Manufacturing Industry

The city is home to a number of large employing, specialist manufacturing companies. The largest is the Eastman Chemical Company who are both headquartered here and also maintain a large plant. In addition, Holston Army Ammunition Plant manufactures a wide range of explosives for the Department of Defense.

As a result of these and other large factories, the manufacturing sector is the single largest employer in town, with around 17% of all jobs in the sector. The second largest is healthcare at 16%, with two large-scale medical facilities in the city drawing in patients from the surrounding area.

Retail at 13%, food service at 9% and education at 8% comprises the nest biggest sectors.

The job market is strong and growing, and ad grew by 5% by the end of 2016. 

United States Tennessee Kingsport
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Morrison Healthcare
DISHWASHER (PART-TIME) 2 OpeningsWe have an opening for 2 part-time DISHWASHERpositions.Location: Indian Path Medical Center - 2000 Brookside Dr., Kingsport, TN 37660. Note: online applications acceptedonly.Schedule: ...
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T-Mobile
Job Description: Mobile Associate (MA) work as part of a Retail Team of Experts to bring the T-Mobile brand to life. They live and breathe T-Mobile! They're brand ambassadors who create energy and excitement around our ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
As an Assistant Store Manager - Sales, you will deliver a world-class customer experience while playing a vital role in implementing sales strategies, analyzing business results. Delivering on all aspects of the sales ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
Driver/Courier - Advanced - Kingsport, TN req26860 Schedule: SCHEDULES VARY. EARLIEST SHIFT IF 7:30 AM LATEST SHIFT IS 6:00 PM Know that there are people behind the data. Patients and Physicians rely on our diagnostic ...
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Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc.
Overview The Retail Sales employee performs guest service by providing information to the guest about the store and retail products, assisting guests with merchandise, handling and care of the merchandise, and operating ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
Our History Nearly a century after opening our doors, Beall's Inc. continues to serve our communities with the spirit of pride and appreciation first shown by Robert M. Beall back in 1915. In 1987, with the start of the ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th June
Advertising Account ExecutiveSpectrum Reach currently seeks an Advertising Account Executive for the Kingsport Tennessee area.WHO WE ARE…. At Spectrum Reach, we help advertising clients harness industry leading ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
As an Assistant Store Manager - Sales, you will deliver a world-class customer experience while playing a vital role in implementing sales strategies, analyzing business results. Delivering on all aspects of the sales ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th June
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Kingsport Hampton Inn
Job Purpose: To ensure all revenue is posted to the correct departments and to balance all revenue departments on a daily basis, and complete all necessary reports. Job Responsibilities: Perform all audit procedures as ...
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Advance Auto Parts
Job Description Contributes to the efficient and cost effective operation of the store / part store to agreed cost levels and service standards and manages the day-to-day operations. Assists the Store Manager in ...
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Wellmont Medical Associates
Explains office procedures to patients and modifies communication with patients based on special considerations. May perform opening and closing office procedures; manage office supply inventory; schedule ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
We have anopeningfor severalpart-timeHOUSEKEEPERpositions.Location: Indian Path Medical Center - 2000 Brookside Dr, Kingsport, TN 37660Note: online applications accepted only.Schedule: P/T schedule; several shifts ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th June
Posted Date: Jun 13, 2019Crothall Healthcare is a Compass One Company that provides specialized, high-quality, innovative, and responsive support services exclusively to the healthcare industry. Crothall serves many of ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
Advantage Solutions
**Summary****Retail Project Merchandising Part Time**The foundation of retail is built with strong displays for consumers to easily spot thebrand names and quality products they love. Help increase sales of premium ...
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Eagle Us Sub
Overview Location: 1233 N. Eastman Rd., Ste. 320 Kingsport TN 37664   Advance America is a respected leader in the consumer financial and loan services industry. Helping people advance in life - with fast access ...
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Sleep Inn & Suites Kingsport, Tri-City Airport
Full-Time Housekeeping needed must be able to arrive by 9 am and start your shift then stay till all rooms assigned are cleaned. There is no set schedule available for this position. Must be available to work weekends ...
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Rhodes Sub
Overview Assists with the management of day-to-day operations within a rue21 store; reports directly to the Store Manager. Responsibilities Provide managerial, operational, and financial support to the Store ...
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American Eagle Outfitters
The Brand Ambassador is responsible for generating sales by providing the customer with an exceptional shopping experience. Brand Ambassadors truly act as the face and voice of our Company, build brand recognition, and ...
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Indian Path Medical Center
General Summary: Performs various duties for the office under the supervision of the Front Office Coordinator, Office Manager; and/or Practice Manager. Duties may include patient check in and check out; reconciling ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
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 16th June