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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Countryside Property Manger
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Midwestern Mechanical Inc.
At Midwestern Mechanical we are passionate about our customers, our employees, and the work we perform. We maintain a workplace that individuals can be proud of, where talents are embraced, and results are encouraged ...
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AMCON Distributing Company
Apply At : and breakdown inbound freight, stock lines for picking, backstock extra freight, standup forklift and powered pallet jack use.Job Type: Full-timeSalary: $13.00 ...
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Builders FirstSource
Under general supervision performs routine loading and unloading of materials within yard or work site; assembles load packages into truck for delivery to customer job sites. Loads and unloads materials onto or from ...
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Holiday Inn Express I-90 Rapid City
Position Summary: As the Laundry Attendant, you are responsible for the hotel’s laundry room and linen storage areas. Along with your immediate supervisors, you are responsible for the care of linens, supplies, ...
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Equipment Service Professionals
Job DescriptionEquipment Service Professionals is a fast growing service provider that specializes in the repair of mission-critical refrigeration equipment in central and western South Dakota & Wyoming. Our valued ...
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RCS Construction, Inc.
General InformationJob Type: Equipment OperatorExperience: 3 Years PreferredPay: Competitive, EOEVery Little Traveling RequiredAble to Pass Drug TestCompany InfoR.C.S. Construction, Inc. is a family run construction ...
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Service Manager jobs in Rapid City, SD 57701GREAT WESTERN TIRE jobs in Rapid City, SD 57701Great Western Tire (Goodyear) is looking for a self motivated, organized individual to manage our service ...
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Battle Creek Contracting LLC
Small family owned company searching for a dependable, responsible, experienced construction lead. Must have experience in residential framing, siding, windows, doors, roofing, concrete, drywall, and finish work. ...
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Lazy U Motel
The Lazy "U" Motel is a popular family-owned motel with 25 rooms located on Mount Rushmore Street. During the summer hours (May to Sept), we can expect an average of 20 rooms to clean and prepare on the ...
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WELCOME TO SHERWIN-WILLIAMS Sherwin-Williams is the largest paints and coatings company in the world. With $15.8 billion in sales, more than 4,100 stores, and 140 manufacturing and distribution centers worldwide. Our ...
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HuHot Mongolian Grill | CCW, LLC
Our Servers ensure that all Guests at HuHot have a dining experience that exceeds their expectation through knowledge, efficiency, genuine hospitality and teamwork.Key Responsibilities: Assist fellow team members to ...
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Advantage Solutions
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Vast Broadband
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Route Sales Representative (Earn between $42K - $47K) Grow your career with a company focused on Products/People/Passion. As a Route Sales Representative, you will work independently as part of a great team of ...
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General Summary: The Golden West IT team is responsible for developing,deploying, enhancing and maintaining IT infrastructure for 340+ personnel across South Dakota. This infrastructure includes server, virtualization, ...
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Mustang Disaster CleanUp
Bookkeeper for restoration and cleaning business with 3 locations throughout South DakotaMust know QuickBooks, (will train on our payroll system)Enter new hire informationMicrosoft officeBillingJob Type: ...
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Food Services of America
Overview We are currently looking for a District Sales Representative to join our expanding team. As a fast-growing foodservice distributor, Food Services of America treats our customers as the boss and our Associates ...
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