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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