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Killeen, TX Employment Information

Killeen, Texas Overview

Killeen is a city that forms part of the Killeen-Temple-Fort-Hood metropolitan area. The city got its start in the late 1880s as a small farm and ranch community. However, at the start of World War II, the military chose the city for the site of Fort Hood, a facility created to meet the training demands of the war. As a result, the city experienced a huge military and construction boom, growing to its current size of approximately 128,000 people; the surrounding metro area has a population of 428,000.

Killeen is home to Central Texas College, which offers 40 certificate and degree programs. In 1999, Texas A&M University – Central Texas opened in Killeen, bringing residents the opportunity to earn bachelor's and master's degrees locally.

People relocating for jobs in Killeen, TX are presently surprised at the city's low cost of living. According to Forbes, Killeen is 3.7 percent below the national average. Housing costs are also quite low; the median home price is just $106,800, compared to a national median of $181,400. Median household income is $46,374.

Killeen Job Opportunities

The majority of jobs in Killeen are provided by the Fort Hood military base; over 58,000 people work at Fort Hood. Education is another major source of Killeen, TX jobs, with the public school system employing about 6,000 people. The city's universities provide another 1,400 jobs.

While defense and military are by far the largest sources of jobs, the economy is diversified, with banking and financial service jobs at First National Bank and Sallie Mae (Aegis Limited). There are also plenty of retail and service jobs. The Killeen Mall employs over 800 people. Search for jobs in Temple for employment opportunities in other sectors.

Killeen Employment Trends

The unemployment rate in the Killeen metro area was 6.0 percent in July 2014 – about the same as the national average, but slightly higher than the state rate of 5.1 percent. Job growth in 2013 was 1.5 percent, making it 20th in growth as ranked by Forbes. Forbes ranks Killeen at 172nd for business and career development.

Sectors that will likely experience high growth in the Killeen region include healthcare, education, and social services. Retail jobs in Killeen will continue to grow; Wal-Mart employs approximately 650 Killeen residents. Jobs in public administration and local, state, and federal government also offer good employment opportunities; these jobs make up about 28 percent of Killeen jobs.

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Office Depot Inc Killeen, TX
Responsibilities The Sales Consultant, Print Services is responsible for providing exceptional service experience for customers requiring print services. He/she utilizes Office Depot’s proven sales principles to proactively engage customers to drive the sale of Print Services total solutions and properly assess customer needs to ensure satisfaction in every interaction. The Sales Consultant, Pri...
Craigs list Killeen, TX
CL dallas > dallas > jobs > food/beverage/hospitality post [ account ] 0 favorites0 — — — reply xprohibited[?] Posted: 2015-01-21 1:52pm ◀ prev▲ next ▶ APPLEBEE'S NOW HIRING ALL HOURLY POSITIONS IN KILLEEN (KILLEEN, TX) compensation: Commensurate with experiance APPLEBEE'S in Killeen, TX Applebee's is the largest casual dining chain in the world, with locations throughout the U.S. ...
Tractor Supply Company Killeen, TX
Job Purpose: Provide legendary customer service through the use of integrity, product knowledge, positive attitude, and high energy. Priniciple Responsibilities: There are several key responsibilities that a Team Member may be accountable for. These responsibilities will be given directly to them by the Store Manager, Assistant Store Manager or Team Leader and may include the following: Greet ...
Marketing Hire Killeen, TX
Texas A&M University-Central Texas is an upper-level university offering junior and senior-level coursework needed to successfully complete baccalaureate degrees and all coursework leading to the completion of graduate degrees. The University is committed to high quality, rigorous, and innovative learning experiences, and prepares students for lifelong learning through excellence in teaching, serv...
Ross Stores, Inc. Killeen, TX
GENERAL PURPOSE: The Area Supervisor is a member of the Supervisory Staff who is responsible for a specific, assigned area of the store as well as the general operations and supervision of the store when functioning as the Supervisor on Duty. Area Supervisors are responsible for opening and closing the store, supervising Associates, providing Star Customer Service at all times, supervising mercha...
RT Social Care Killeen, TX
Further information Practice Manager - Youth Offending Service - Lambeth Our client in the Lambeth area is looking for a Practice manager for the Youth Offending Service. You will be required to assist the Senior Practice Manager, in managing the operational staff within the YOS, coordinate the workload of the team; supervise operational staff with specific responsibility for quality, audit and...
Fresenius Medical Care Killeen, TX
PURPOSE AND SCOPE: Supports FMCNA’s mission, vision, core values and customer service philosophy. Adheres to the FMCNA Compliance Program, including following all regulatory and FMS policy requirements. Functions as part of the hemodialysis health care team in providing safe and effective dialysis therapy for patients under the direct supervision of a licensed nurse in accordance with FMCNA poli...
NORTHROP GRUMMAN Killeen, TX
Northrop Grumman is seeking motivated trainers to join our team as GCSS-Army Ground Maintenance Instructors. These positions are located in Killeen, TX. This position will function as an Instructor/Facilitator for New Equipment Training (NET) for Army units migrating from Standard Army Maintenance System (SAMS) Logistic Information Systems (LIS) to GCSS-Army. Duties will include site preparation a...
Enterprise Holdings Killeen, TX
Enterprise Rent-A-Car is the largest and fastest growing privately owned automotive rental and leasing company in the U.S. With over 8,000 branch offices worldwide, Enterprise ranks #1 in the Insurance Replacement Market with yearly revenues of over $16 billion. The Service Agent cleans vehicles inside and out (vehicles may be cleaned by hand or by operating washing equipment). The Service Agent ...
Soliant Killeen, TX
We have a few openings available for Sign Language Interpreters at a school district in Killeen, Texas. Killeen is about an hour north of Austin, TX. Student caseload ranges from elementary to high school (prefer candidates are open to any level if possible). The SLI positions are full-time, but there may be one part-time need. Required qualifications: Must be certified as an SLI and have their RI...
Hill Country Home Health Killeen, TX
Job Description: EVERY PATIENT.... EVERY DAY. Interested in working for a progressive healthcare Company? A Company that is patient centered and forward thinking? IF SO, WE ARE LOOKING FOR YOU! HILL COUNTRY HOME HEALTH is looking for additional coverage in our Harker Heights coverage areas! Join our team of professionals in our growing Agency at Hill Country Home Health where excellent patie...
Thumbtack.com Killeen, TX
Consulting type: Business plans. Business size: Small (fewer than 10 employees)....
Thumbtack.com Killeen, TX
Desktop or laptop: Laptop computer. Computer manufacturer: Other (asus). Computer model: ROG. Company or personal device: Personal. Computer Issues: Adware virus....
Knight Transportation Killeen, TX
Job Description:Company Truck Drivers (Central Regional Dry Van) Choose the Right Path, Your Path. You're connected to other drivers by a common calling for the road. Beyond that, your hopes and dreams are uniquely your own. Why we head down a particular path is what makes us all different, yet it's the "why" that also brings us together. At Knight, we work as a family, but we know that families a...
FindJobz Killeen, TX
City: Killeen State: Texas Zip Code: 76543 Country: United States Desired Position: Management; Training Specialist; Aircraft Component Supervisor Work Authorization: US Citizen Security Clearance: Yes Years Experience: 20 Desired Salary: 70000 /yr Preferred Locations: Killeen, Texas United States Flagstaff, Arizona United States Austin, Texas United States Preferred Employment: Full...
sunbeltstaffing Killeen, TX
We are now hiring a full time SLP for a school-based position in Youngsport, TX. Supervision is available for CFY candidates. This is a large and well-rated school district. You will be assigned to multiple school sites; mileage will be reimbursed. Students may be anywhere between Kindergarten and 12th grade will a full range of disabilities. Please send your resume to rachel.schwanemann@sunbelt...
Dentreps Killeen, TX
Carus Dental, established in 1983 in Austin, TX, has always been committed to the traditional doctor-patient relationship and to the highest quality in dental care and service. We currently have 55 doctors on staff across our 20 practices in Austin, Houston and Central Texas. We offer dental services in general dentistry, oral surgery, orthodontics, pediatric dentistry, endodontics, and peridodont...
Randstad Care Killeen, TX
Further information Young Hackney Worker Local Authority £17.50 - £22.75ph Randstad Care are looking for full time experienced Social Workers to register with Randstad Care to fill recurring roles for one of our clients in London. As a Young Hackney Worker the successful candidate would: - Employ Young Hackney CORE principles and values for the achievement of better outcomes for children, y...
get chef jobs Killeen, TX
Line Cook Opportunities! Work in a team-oriented, high-volume, fast-paced, guest-centric environment to deliver on our purpose ofHospitaliano!Our passion for 100% guest delight by: Preparing high quality food items to order for our guests: Following recipe and presentation guidelines to meet or exceed guests expectations Coordinating food orders to support timely and efficient delivery to each......
Randstad Care Killeen, TX
Further information Randstad Care are currently recruiting for Support Workers to work with young people in the Worcester area. The organisation support young people from care in to independent living, offering the highest standard of care either through peripatetic or one to one support. The companies aim is to assist young people in becoming self sufficient. This includes assisting with their p...

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