Jobs in Knoxville, Tennessee, United States

The original capital of Tennessee Knoxville initially struggled to grow due to its geographic isolation. This changed with the arrival of the railways, which sparked a major economic growth spurt. Following the Civil War Knoxville established itself as a major wholesale and manufacturing centre. Today it continues to enjoy a strong economy while various revitalization initiative have seen it become a more desirable location to live.

Home to the flagship campus of the University of Tennessee Knoxville also houses the headquarters of the Tennessee Valley authority. Due to its prominence and location within the Appalachian region Knoxville has, over recent decades, sought to position itself as a centre for Appalachian culture. The city is additionally considered to be the gateway to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. 

A Thriving Economy

The largest energy provider in America, the Tennessee Valley Authority, is based in the city. Here they employ a great number of people either as skilled technicians or in administrative roles. The University of Tennessee is also a major employer in a range of fields from researchers and teachers to administrators.

Another major employer based in the city is the Regal Entertainment Group, which is a movie theatre chain. Regal Entertainment Group is the only Knoxville based company that is listed in the Fortune 1000. The health care staffing firm TeamHealth is also based in Knoxville employing a number of skilled professionals.

Pilot Flying J, the United State’s largest truck stop chain, is a significant employer in Knoxville as is the wholesale grocer The H. T. Hackney Company. The Tombras Group, a significant digital advertising firm, employs a number of people.

The area is also home to a considerable number of small to large scale manufacturing operations. One of the most prominent is Sea Ray Boats. Knoxville’s largest manufacturer it employs a great number of local people. Knoxville is also the location for a number of automobile parts operations, including a Key Safety Systems plant.

A Lively Place To Live

Knoxville is home to a rich arts community and hosts a number of festivals throughout the year. These include the Singing Christmas Tree, GreekFest and Boo at the Zoo. Both the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra and the Knoxville Opera are located here, giving many well attended recitals every year. A number of sites of interest such as Bleak House and Knoxville Botanical Gardens and Arboretum can also to be found here.

Knoxville and the surrounding area is home to over 180 shopping centers and factory outlets.

Today Knoxville is enjoying the benefits of a highly skilled economy. An increasing number of career minded professionals are choosing to make this historic city their home.

United States Tennessee Knoxville
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JOB DESCRIPTION WBIR, the NBC affiliate in Knoxville, TN, is looking for a Multi-Platform Producer who can write, create and produce exciting and interesting newscasts and news content for broadcast, online and social ...
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JOB DESCRIPTION Do you consume news 24/7? Are you a great writer with excellent time management skills, the ability to take charge, and a passion for getting to the heart of an issue? Join the WBIR Producer Academy! ...
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Known for being a great place to work and build a career, KPMG provides audit, tax and advisory services for organizations in today's most important industries. Our growth is driven by delivering real results for our ...
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US Department of Homeland Security
Duties Summary The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has an immediate need to employ residents of Knoxville, TN as temporary local hires to assist with disaster response and recovery efforts. Local hire ...
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Goodwill Industries--Knoxville, Inc.
Goodwill Industries--Knoxville, Inc. is seeking a Manager candidate for our Halls retail store. Duties of the position include providing excellent customer service to donors and shoppers, leading the team by example and ...
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21st Mortgage Corporation
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You are applying for a job with a franchisee of the Dairy Queen® system and not American Dairy Queen Corporation or International Dairy Queen, Inc. Franchisees are independent business owners. The franchisee of this ...
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