Jobs in Rapid City, South Dakota, United States

Named after the creek on which it sits Rapid City lies in the shadows of the Black Hills mountain range. As a result of its location the city if often referred to as the “Gateway to the Black Hills”. Uniquely the city is split in half by a low mountain ridge. This only adds to its picturesque appeal.

The city is a noted base for the military. Both Ellsworth Air Force Base and Camp Rapid, part of the South Dakota Army National Guard, are located here. The city and its surrounds is home to a number of points of interest including the “Old West” town of Deadwood, Mount Rushmore, the Crazy Horse Memorial and Wind Cave National Park.

A Diverse Economy

Rapid City may have a diverse and thriving economy but the city has only a moderate amount of industry. The industry that is here includes Portland cement plant and Black Hills Ammunition, which is an ammunition and reloading supplies manufacturing company. The area is also home to several sawmills, a lime plant and a computer component manufacturing plant. There are also several small farm and ranch equipment manufacturers in the area employing a number of people in a variety of skilled roles.

Rapid City is the centre for the manufacturing of Black Hills gold jewelry. This is a popular product with tourists and a number of people are employed in this skilled industry. Despite the continued popularity of Black Hills gold jewelry gold mining has ceased in the wider area. Instead a number of people are employed mining for sand, gravel as well as the raw materials for lime and Portland cement. This occupation may be arduous but is an important part of the economy.

Thanks to the presence of Ellsworth Air Force Base and the Army National Guard at Camp Rapid, Rapid City’s economy is heavily reliant on government services. A number of people are employed either directly by these organizations or in civilian companies and organizations supporting the bases.

Another major player in the Rapid City economy is the tourism sector. Due to the proximity of Mount Rushmore, Deadwood and a number of other attractions a significant number of people visit the area every year. As a result many people are employed in the hospitality industry working either in the areas many hotels, inns and restaurants. A significant number of people are also employed by the many local tourist attractions as guides, instructors or administrators.

Rapid City is a major transportation hub serving the Northern Plains region. As well as easy access to a number of Interstates and highways Rapid City Regional Airport also serves the city.

Rapid City is a thriving hub for tourism and industry. People are attracted to the city by the low cost of living on offer as well as a range of skilled and interesting careers in a number of industries.

United States South Dakota Rapid City
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Job ID: 434686BRAddress Line 1: 540 Deadwood AvenueCity: Rapid CityState: South DakotaZip Code: 57702Position Status: Full-TimeGrade: DRFJob DescriptionPick up and deliver freight between Service Centers and customers ...
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