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Knoxville, TN Employment Information

Knoxville, Tennessee Overview

Although it is the third largest city in Tennessee, Knoxville is the state's capital. The city suffered economically from geographic isolation and the collapse of its manufacturing industry. After hosting the World's Fair in 1982, Knoxville managed to reinvigorate its downtown and other parts of the city, making it more attractive to residents, visitors and employers.

Some of the most popular attractions in the Knoxville area include:

  • Ijams Nature Center
  • McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture
  • Knoxville Museum of Art
  • World's Fair Park
  • Tennessee Theatre

Knoxville Cost of Living

The cost of living index for Knoxville is 78, which makes it significantly cheaper than the state (90) and national (100) cost of living. Affordable housing helps keep the cost of living affordable in Knoxville. Housing is 27% cheaper in Knoxville than the state index. It's 50 percent cheaper than the national index.

According to Forbes magazine, the median household income in Knoxville is $45,498.

Knoxville Job Opportunities

Knoxville has several large corporations that provide job opportunities to people throughout the metropolitan area. When looking for Knoxville, TN jobs, residents may want to look to corporations such as:

  • Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA), the country's biggest public energy provider)
  • Regal Entertainment Group
  • Scripps Networks Interactive
  • Pilot Flying KJ
  • TeamHealth

This diverse group of corporations creates a variety of Knoxville jobs that appeal to residents and people looking for new career opportunities in energy, healthcare and entertainment. If you can't find what you're looking for in Knoxville jobs, search for nearby Oak Ridge jobs.

Knoxville Employment Trends

In July 2014, Knoxville had a 7.7 percent unemployment rate. While this is higher than the national and state unemployment rates, it shows that the local economy is starting to recover from the Great Recession. In July 2009, shortly after the recession reached Knoxville, it had a 10 percent unemployment rate. This made it difficult to find jobs in Knoxville.

The steady improvement could indicate that energy jobs and other staples of the region are becoming more robust. Healthcare, for instance, has created many new jobs in Knoxville, TN. Those looking for jobs in healthcare may want to send their resumes to:

  • Tennova Health Care
  • Covenant Health
  • University of Tennessee Medical Center
  • Blount Memorial Hospital
  • TeamHealth

The falling unemployment rate and reemerging industries show that Knoxville is recovering from the financial downturn that hurt many U.S. cities its size.

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Knoxville, TN, 37909
DIRECT CARE WORKERS The Florence Crittenton Agency is seeking caring individuals who have the skills, desire, and patience to help adolescents in crisis and provide services in a residential facility on a full-time, part-time, and PRN (as needed) basis. Varying shifts are available. Qualifications: Direct care staff should have either a Bachelor's degree in Social Work or a related field or high...
Knoxville, TN, 37909
English-Japanese Bilingual Mechanical Engineer Are you fluent in Japanese and English? Do you have engineering experience in a manufacturing environment? Our client is a successful company in the automotive industry that is currently seeking an English-Japanese Bilingual Mechanical Engineer to join their team. We are looking for someone with strong leadership and communication skills, engineering...
KNOXVILLE, TN, 37950
Bobcat of Knoxville is Seeking Experienced Service Technicians Mon.-Fri. Work Week Uniforms, Insurance, Paid Vac. and Holidays, 401K, and Factory Training email resumes to icollins@ bobcatofknoxville.com or fax: 865-588-1545 Posting provided by:...
Knoxville, TN, 37918
We are looking to add an experienced salesperson to our team. Our main product is insulation, so experience in that field is definitely a plus; however, we are looking to expand our other divisions, so anyone with sales experience related to the construction industry will be considered. Other products we sell include custom closet shelving, custom mirrors, shower doors, fireplaces, and window blin...
Knoxville, TN, 37914
Assembly and General Production positions are currently available with a Tier 1 automotive parts supplier in the Mascot, TN area. This is a great entry-level opportunity to gain manufacturing experience in a state-of-the-art facility. And with new business, there will be plenty of opportunities for advancement in the future! No manufacturing experience necessary! This is a temp-to-hire position ...
Knoxville, TN, 37914
RENTAL APPLICATION SPECIALIST Want to rent complex technical equipment to our industrial, governmental, and construction clients in upper east Tennessee? Stowers Machinery needs a rental application specialist for our Knoxville team, so we invite you to apply. Learn more at http://ras.stowerscat.com EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled Posting provided by:...
Knoxville, TN, 37914
Professional Transportation, Inc. is looking for van drivers to help transport railroad crew members in your area. No CDL is required! We are looking for safe, dedicated, customer service oriented, dependable people who want to work either full or part time. We are a growing company whose business is increasing with first, second, and third shifts available. We operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a wee...
Knoxville, TN, 37914
SUMMARY Perform all technical duties of a technician in service and repair of a heavy duty truck trailer and may also work on overhauling and maintaining diesel engines and automatic transmissions used to operate trucks, generators, and other equipment by performing the following duties. Position will be on 2nd Shift after training on 1st Shift. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the...
Knoxville, TN, 37914
Assembly and General Production positions are currently available with a Tier 1 automotive parts supplier in the Mascot, TN area. This is a great entry-level opportunity to gain manufacturing experience in a state-of-the-art facility. And with new business, there will be plenty of opportunities for advancement in the future! No manufacturing experience necessary! This is a temp-to-hire position ...
Knoxville, TN, 37914
Job Purpose: Manufactures products by supervising staff; organizing and monitoring work flow. Duties: * Accomplishes manufacturing staff results by communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results; coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; initiating, coordinating, and enforcing systems, policies, and procedures. * Maintains staff by recruiting, selectin...
Knoxville, TN, 37914
Burkhart Enterprises, Inc. Celebrating over 50 years. Now Accepting ApplicationsFor Immediate Hire. Big Rig Drivers 500-600 mile radius Class A Drivers Experience Required Bonuses Benefits Excellent Pay Apply In Person Monday-Friday 8am-5pm Burkhart Enterprises, Inc. 2435 Asbury Road Drug Free Workplace EOE...
Knoxville, TN, 37924
COME FACE-TO-FACE WITH THE FUTURE OF AWESOME Give your sales career The power of XFINITY XFINITY’s suite of products and services offer customers just about everything they need to manage their entertainment, information and even home automation and home security needs. And if you have the special qualities we’re seeking – tenacity, good listening skills, a tech mindset and the ability to stru...
Knoxville, TN, 37924
ARG Financial Staffing is working with a client that has an ongoing need for Bilingual (Spanish) Call Center Representatives to join their team. The Call Center Representative will be responsible for working with the client to develop their client profile, provide customers with product and service information, document all call information according to standard operating procedures and provide ex...
POSITION SUMMARY AESSEAL is looking for an individual to assist with technical support for bearing protection and SSS products. This position will entail interfacing with AESSEAL, INC direct sales staff, distributors and the Rockford customer service group. QUALIFICATIONS · Good mechanical aptitude · Good hand skills/dexterity · Ability to operate a Windows PC is a must. · Use of measuring e...
Knoxville, TN, 37923
Are You a Sales Professional…Do You have What it Take to Close the Deal! If you are looking for a rewarding career in Sales, not just another job, we have the opportunity you are looking for. Sales Professionals in our Industry can earn over $100,000+ per year selling something everyone needs. Best of all, most leads are provided, and there is no overnight travel. This position is for Residentia...
Knoxville, TN, 37923
We are seeking a Software Engineer with an enterprise mindset. Someone with with 2+ years of experience building applications from the design phase thorough delivery, beginning to end. Someone with an architectural mindset can operate as a individually and provide input to the rest of the team. Responsibilities: - Continuously take on projects or tasks that increase responsibility within each ro...
Knoxville, TN, 37923
We are seeking a Sr. Software Engineer with an enterprise mindset. Someone with experience building large enterprise applications from the design phase thorough delivery, beginning to end. Someone with an architectural mindset can operate as a senior developer and provide strategic leadership to the rest of the team. Responsibilities: - Continuously take on projects or tasks that increase respon...
KNOXVILLE, TN, 37923
Automotive Technician Job Description: Looking for a great place to work? See why thousands of Auto Technicians have chosen to work with us. We offer competitive compensation and an excellent benefits package. Our automotive centers are run and staffed by professionals who enjoy what they do. Our automotive techs keep busy during the day. They diagnose customer vehicle problems, accurately presc...
Knoxville, TN, 37923
Are you looking for work? Randstad will be having an employment JOB FAIR this Thursday, January 22nd from 9:00am-6:00pm at our local office located at 150 Lovell Road, Knoxville Tn 37934. We are hiring for the Knox, Blount, Campbell and Anderson County areas. For additional information call 865-671-6029 or email *****. The event will allow all potential talent to interview ...
Knoxville, TN, 37923
We have an immediate direct hire opportunity for a Senior Database Administrator. This opportunity is with a growing company that offers career growth opportunities and an employee friendly company culture. Key Responsibilities: Performance Tuning Monitoring New Application Environment Builds Management of production and test database instances Maintenance of extensions and Tools Capacity P...

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