Jobs in Paducah, Kentucky, United States

Paducah is a city in McCracken County, Kentucky with a current population of over 25,000. Modern settlements in Paducah began around 1815 when European settlers discovered the beautiful expanse of land at the confluence of the Ohio and Tennessee Rivers.

The new settlers initially called the place Pekin, until William Clark arrived in 1827. For the next few years, Clark began work on a new, modern town in the area occupied by erstwhile Pekin and renamed it as Paducah in honour of the Chickasaw chief “Paduke”.  The town of Paducah finally became official in 1830 and was incorporated as a city eight years later.

Paducah Public Schools serves the city of Paducah and operates three primary schools, a middle school and a high school in the city. Another school district, McCracken County Public Schools serves part of the city with four elementary schools, three middle/intermediate schools and a high school.  West Kentucky Community and Technical College (WKCTC) is a community college in Paducah that provides associate degree courses, and diploma and certificate programs to about 9,000 students. Murray State University-Paducah is another institution for higher education in the city that offers undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs.

The National Quilt Museum, Fort Anderson, Floodwall Murals, Purple Toad Winery, Paducah Riverwalk, Whitehaven Welcome Center, Bob Noble Park and Kentucky Dam are the most popular city attractions. Other points of interest in Paducah include River Discovery Center, Lloyd Tilghman House and Civil War Museum, Paducah Distilled Spirits, Lower Town Arts District, The Moonshine Company, Wacinton Sculpture, William Clark Market House Museum, Paducah Railroad Museum and the Yeiser Art Center.

Paducah has its own airport – the Barkley Regional Airport that provides United Express flights to Chicago-O’Hare. The nearest international airport is Nashville International Airport, located 142 miles from the heart of Paducah. Interstate 24 is a major freeway that runs through the city’s downtown.

Job Opportunities in Paducah, Kentucky

The top sectors for employment in Paducah, Kentucky are healthcare, retail, hospitality and food services, education and manufacturing. Paducah houses headquarters of Dippin’ Dots Ice Cream. Baptist Health Paducah is the biggest employer in the city with over 1,800 active employees. Paducah Public Schools, Lourdes Hospital and Walmart are three other top employers in Paducah that employ over 1,000 personnel each. Other major employers in the city include West Kentucky Community and Technical College, City of Paducah, Commonwealth of Kentucky, Paxton Media Group, VMV Paducahbilt and LYNX Services.

The Paducah Area Chamber of Commerce boasts a membership base of over 1,000 businesses, 90 percent of which are small businesses. The Chamber organizes several promotional programs and assists its members in running successful businesses and generating more jobs for the Paducah community.

Paducah, Kentucky exudes a suburban aura and is a brilliant place to work and raise a family. The city enjoys an excellent public school system, a culturally diverse community, admirable housing and nightlife options and a very active historic downtown.

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barista - Store# 11511, KENTUCKY OAKS MALL Brand Starbucks Coffee Company Location Kentucky Oaks Mall (Store# 11511) 5101 Hinkleville Road Kentucky Oaks Mall550 Paducah 42001 Job Summary and Mission This position ...
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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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What does a Best Buy Asset Protection Associate do? At Best Buy our mission is to leverage the unique talents and passions of our employees to inspire, delight, and enrich the lives our customers through technology and ...
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Part-timePOSITION SUMMARY: AutoZone's Part-Time Auto Parts Delivery Driver performs work in the operation of a vehicle to assure safe delivery of parts to and from commercial customers. In addition, this AutoZoner will ...
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You believe sports make people better. So do we. Immerse yourself in an environment where passionate and skilled teammates thrive. Associates joining our team have an opportunity to serve and inspire athletes as part of ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by assisting the store manager in executing store operations during scheduled shifts.This job deploys partners and delegates tasks so that partners ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th February
Hello! We are looking for a great nanny who truly loves kids, for our 2 children, we live in Paducah. Our oldest will turn 3 this year and we also have a 5-month-old baby. We would prefer someone who could help out with ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
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 15th February
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Responsible for approving the extension of credit and/or making recommendations to the person(s) making the final lending decisions on new, renewal and extension loans to approve or deny the extension of credit. ...
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PLEASE NOTE: Your application will be considered for all positions within this store. Some positions may not be available in all locations.Assistant Store Manager – will support the Store Manager in all facets of ...
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ABOUT US - https://www.elavon.com/about/company Our customers want to expand their business opportunities. We help them get there. From e-commerce to mobile wallets and chip card acceptance, Elavon helps ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th February
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by assisting the store manager in executing store operations during scheduled shifts.This job deploys partners and delegates tasks so that partners ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th February
Under general supervision, performs environmental regulatory strategy and policy development job functions as assigned by management. Typical job responsibilities assist and support management in regulatory compliance ...
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What you'll be doing... Here, you'll get to inspire a sales team and create exceptional customer experiences in one of our retail stores. In this role, you'll be leading a store team from developing the best sales ...
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Teller (On-Call) - Paducah new Add to Favorites
Part-timeSpecific information related to the position is outlined below. To apply, click on the button above. You will be required to create an account (or sign in with an existing account). Your account will provide ...
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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 ...
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Play an important role in helping others - and yourself - achieve goals Edward Jones is a privately owned Fortune 500 Company known for building quality, one-to-one relationships with our clients through more than ...
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Sales Rep Associate-190003765 At U.S. Bank, we're passionate about helping customers and the communities where we live and work. The fifth-largest bank in the United States, we’re one of the country's most ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
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 the ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
Part-timePaducah home needs a part-time house keeper. Ideal match will meet the requirements below. Punctual, dependable, non-smoker to execute all housekeeping needs.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February