Jobs in Odessa, Texas, United States

Odessa is a city located in the US State of Texas. Odessa is the county seat of Ector county.

The city has a population of around 118,000 inhabitants, making it the 28th most populous city in the state.

Odessa is one of the fastest growing small cities in the US, according to Forbes magazine.

Boom Town

The city has gone through several population booms in the last century, each driven by the discovery of various oil fields.

The city is home to its own orchestra and several theaters – including a recreation of Shakespeare Globe Theater.

The city has a suburban fell, with homeownership at around 62% – the average rental price of the remaining housing stock is $945 per month, very slightly higher than the national average.

There is a wide variety of entertainments in the city – ice skating, bowling, several movie theaters, a go cart track and mini-gold course and a many restaurants, bars and clubs.

Crime is high however, and the city has the highest violent crime rate in the state.

Key Facts:

·         Median Age: 31

·         Median Household Income: $59,337

·         Median Property Value: $115,300

·         Poverty Rate: 12.1%

·         Cost of Living:  2% lower than state average, 13% lower than national average

·         Unemployment Rate: 3.5%

·         Crime Rate: 46% higher than national average

Boom & Bust Industry

The city ‘s economy has long been connected to petroleum exploitation. Even today, the Oil Industry is the largest employer, with around 14% of all jobs in the city found in this industry.

Healthcare, at 10%, education at 8%, retail at 12% and food service at 10% are also big employers.

The city is attempting to diversify employment away from oil and gas to avoid the associated boom and bust economy. Part of this has been to promote logistics and distribution companies to take advantage of the city’s location on major road and rail links.

United States Texas Odessa
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Titlemax of Georgia, Inc
Store Manager (Bilingual) Odessa, Texas As a Store Manager ("SM"), you will serve as second-in-command to a team dedicated to making a difference. Whether it's building customer relationships or ...
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Nanny new Add to Favorites
We are looking for a part time nanny in Odessa. I am expecting in September and also have a 1-year-old. We also have 2 kids that will be in school, ages 5 and 6. I am a stay at home mom and will be present at most ...
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United Engines
Overview Summary: Perform painting and surface preparation duties per UE Manufacturing specifications and the specifications of the product manufacturer. Responsibilities Essential Duties and Responsibilities include ...
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Aerotek
Job Summary Prime Function: Reports to the Plant Manager. Will provide administrative support to the Plant Manager, and as directed to Plant Leadership and plant employees. Full-time, Salaried, Non-Exempt, Monday ...
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Baker Hughes GE Company
Job DescriptionAbout Us: Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE: BHGE) is the world’s first and only fullstream provider of integrated oilfield products, services and digital solutions. Drawing on a storied heritage of ...
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Plan Reviewer I, II, III, IV or V new Add to Favorites
Texas Department of Transportation
TxDOT's Odessa District is looking for a Plan Reviewer based in Odessa, TX. We have a diverse workforce of over 12,000 employees statewide. If you want to build an exciting career, let’s talk! At TxDOT we value ...
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Sapp Bros., Inc.
Are you looking for an opportunity to build a great career with a company where you and your efforts will truly be valued? Join our team at Sapp Bros.! We operate a chain of travel centers stretching from Utah to ...
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Hi-Crush Inc.
Come join our winning team! We are seeking frac site crew members for multiple shifts who can travel to sites in the Permian Basin, typically one to two hours from Midland/Odessa area. Openings are available for ...
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Thermal Scientific
Thermal Scientific, Inc. is a national distributor of over 200,000+ laboratory, chemical, and industrial products serving laboratories.We provide a comprehensive line of quality products in any industry that requires ...
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Midas
Hiring someone experienced with auto parts and auto repairs and knows how to explain repairs and maintenance to customers. You must have experience and know how to sell. You will be selling tires, brakes, filters, ...
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Delek US Holdings
Store Manager**Date:** May 31, 2019**Location:** TX:Odessa, TX - Texas, US, 79764Delek US Holdings, Inc. is a diversified downstream energy company with assets in petroleum refining, logistics, asphalt, renewable fuels ...
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Mosaic North America
Mosaic is a leading full-service North American Integrated Services Agency, specializing in Experiential Marketing, Sales and Merchandising. At Mosaic, we are never satisfied with the status quo and are in constant ...
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CFI is Hiring Class-A Truck DriversExcellent Pay and Benefits - Reliable Home TimeSolo and Team Opportunities Available**Recent Grads Welcome! Ask About our Industry Leading Finishing Program** When you work for CFI as ...
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MECA Solutions
As a Receptionist, you will be the first point of contact for our company. Our Receptionist's duties include offering administrative support across the organization. You will coordinate front-desk activities such as ...
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Burkes Outlet
Supervisor #514 - Burkes Odessa(Job Number: 190008RT) Description 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 ...
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J&L Worldwide Solutions
JOB SUMMARYProvide administrative support to the necessary personnel in the department.PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES Type and distribute information; organize and maintain filing systems; prioritize and annotate mail.Serve ...
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Merchandising ASM new Add to Favorites
Position Summary The Merchandising ASM is responsible for all inventory, merchandising, sales and customer service activities in departments such as Lawn and Garden, Electrical, Plumbing, Hardware, Tools, and Pro. The ...
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Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by providing legendary customer service to all customers. This job creates the Starbucks Experience for our customers by providing customers with ...
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