Jobs in Longview, Texas

Longview, TX Employment Information

Longview, Texas Overview

Founded in 1870 as an important railroad depot and the center of the eastern Texas oil fields, Longview, also known as the Balloon Capital of Texas, is now home to a population of over 80,000 residents, and a greater metropolitan population of 219,500. It received it's nickname by hosting the Great Texas Balloon Race each year. Other unique festivals to the city are the Multicultural Festival and the East Texas Boat, RV, and Camping Expo, both of which attract visitors from around the country. Today, oil is still an integral part of local businesses and Longview jobs, and the city continues to thrive, recently being named one of the "Top 100 Best Cities for Young People".

Those searching for jobs in Longview, TX will enjoy a cost of living that is four percent lower than the national average, and 5.7 percent less than the state average. Utilities, groceries, and housing are all cheaper than the national average, while transportation and the cost of goods and services remain above the national average. The average home price is only $114,000, which is 31.9 percent less than the national average. The average price for rental properties is $739. Median household income also plays a role in affordability, with the average household making $46,526 annually.

Longview Job Opportunities

Due to it's proximity to the East Texas oil fields and the constant demand for oil, Longview emerged from the recession relatively unscathed. While oil is a large part of the local economy, education, retail, services, healthcare, manufacturing, and technology all provide a number of Longview, TX jobs. For those with an interest in education jobs, the Longview Public School District is the third largest employer, with 1,205 employees, as well as a branch of the University of Texas, LeTourneau University, and Kilgore College.

For professionals looking for Longview jobs in healthcare, three of the top 10 employers are local hospitals. Good Shepherd Medical Center is the largest employer in the city with 3,200 employees, while Longview Regional Hospital employed 730. Other large employers in the city are manufacturers, such as Eastman Chemical, LeTourneau Technologies, and Trinity Rail, LLC. Those interested in finding a job in Texas should also check out Mission, Texas jobs, as the size and costs of the city are relatively the same.

Longview Employment Trends

As of July 2014, Longview had an unemployment rate of 4.7 percent, or below the national average. The current annual growth rate for jobs in Longview is 0.8 percent, and projected to be 3.7 percent in the coming years, making it 37th nationally. Longview ranks 72nd in the best small places for business and careers and 12th in cost of doing business according to Forbes.

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Longview, TX
Overview: At Sysco East Texas we understand that building a great company is just like creating a great product - you must have all the right ingredients. For us, those ingredients are the cultures, backgrounds, ideas, and experiences behind our diverse workforce that embodies Sysco. Sysco is the global leader in selling, marketing and distributing food products to restaurants, healthcare and edu...
Position: Continuous Improvement & Process Engineer Presented by: North American Recruiting and Consulting Location: Longview, Texas Job Code: CRT0963 Client Overview: With roots dating back to 1896, Our Client’s parent company is a leader in the explosive ordnance business, supplying civil, military and sporting markets with state of the art munitions. An international player in a modern day...
Longview, TX
Description: Talk about meaningful work. Talk about an important role. Let's talk about your next career move. UnitedHealth Group is offering an innovative new standard for health advocacy. We are seeking Registered Nurses who share our passion for helping people live healthier lives to join our team. It's an inspiring role and it can inspire your career. For those who want to invent the future o...
Longview, TX
Tracking Code 203466 Job Description As a Home Health RN Team Leader with LHC Group, you will manage the day-to-day operations of the home health care RNs that make up your team and ensure continuity of patient care throughout the day by managing your team’s schedule. You are responsible for the quality of care and relevant documentation, and you will manage patient and physician phone calls an...
Longview, TX
Truck Driving Job With CDL Training Provided! No experience needed! - We'll provide you with a complete CDL training program at a top-notch truck driving school. PAM Transport Offers: Earn up to $40,000 1st Year! $1,200 Sign-On Bonus! No upfront CDL training costs! No experience needed! No credit checks! We're currently hiring new truck drivers and providing a full truck driver training co...
Longview, TX
Description: For those who want to invent the future of health care, here's your opportunity. We're going beyond basic care to health programs integrated across the entire continuum of care. We'll put you in the driver's seat on vital projects that have strategic importance to our mission of helping people lead healthier lives. We need your organizational talents and business discipline to help f...
Position: Operations Manager -- Plant Presented by: North American Recruiting and Consulting Location: Longview, Texas Job Code: CRT0953 Client Overview: With roots dating back to 1896, Our Client’s parent company is a leader in the explosive ordnance business, supplying civil, military and sporting markets with state of the art munitions. An international player in a modern day global market...
Longview, TX
About Nevco, Inc.​: Nevco, Inc.​ is a premier manufacturer and distributor of Scoreboards, Message Centers, Marquees & Video Displays.​ Our commitment to quality, customer service and product innovation has made Nevco an industry leader for 80 years.​ Our world headquarters is located in Greenville, Illinois and you can find our display and scoring products proudly displayed in sports venues acro...
Medical Specialist, Cardiometabolic (MS) - Northern Texas and Two Surrounding States (Longview, TX) Longview, TX Requisition Number: 2684 JOB DESCRIPTION: Regeneron continues to grow, build and invest as we pursue our mission to turn science into medicines that help patients with serious diseases and their families live better and more fulfilling lives. Regeneron currently provides medicines ...
Longview, TX
Tracking Code 203163 Job Description As a Licensed Vocational Nurse, you will visit patients in their homes /place of residence and provide them with an array of services. You will also educate and advise your patients and their families in how to get the most from their treatment programs. Your specific duties for this role will include: Provide professional nursing services under the direct...
Longview, TX
Overview: At Sysco East Texas we understand that building a great company is just like creating a great product - you must have all the right ingredients. For us, those ingredients are the cultures, backgrounds, ideas, and experiences behind our diverse workforce that embodies Sysco. Sysco is the global leader in selling, marketing and distributing food products to restaurants, healthcare and edu...
Longview, TX
Put Your Light Industrial Skills to Work! Searching for an exciting light industrial opportunity that will keep your career progressing? Spherion®, a locally owned staffing company, is seeking dependable, safety-focused light industrial staff to work for leading companies in the Longview area. Specializing in light industrial placements, our team will help you put your skills to work in a rewardi...
Position: Senior Cost Accountant--Manufacturing Plant Presented by: North American Recruiting and Consulting Location: Longview, Texas Job Code: CRT0962 Client Overview: Since 1975 Our Client has been known for providing high quality and competitively priced cabinets and counter tops. Not any more… they have added A Multifamily Interior brand to their organization, a leader in granite and qua...
LONGVIEW, TX
CenturyLink has an immediate need for an Operations Technician 3. The technician will be responsible for all repair, installs, and move add changes of CPE equipment for a large business customer located in Longview TX. Position requires support of CPE equipment as such, Nortel/Avaya CS1000e, Opt 11C - 81c equipment, Call Pilot/Meridian Mail. Valid TX Drivers license Excellent Communication/Orga...
Regardless of college major or professional experience, nearly 100% of our full-time employees start out in our Management Training Program. This allows everyone to learn our business from the ground up and understand how they play a significant role in seeing it succeed. Once you've completed your initial orientation and training, you'll be assigned to a branch office in your home area and the h...
Luby's is now hiring talented restaurant managers in the Longview area! As a Luby's manager you get to work with amazing people who prepare a variety of from scratch food daily and serve it to the best and most loyal guests around! It takes a special blend of passion for food and people to be a Luby's Restaurant Manager. If you are someone who enjoys cooking, managing people, and satisfying guests...
Longview, TX
ASSISTANT STORE MANAGER: If your goal is to begin a fantastic career working up to 40 hours per week where your talents will be valued and respected; Murphy USA is an outstanding employer of choice. When you choose a career in retail operations with Murphy USA, you are choosing to work at the heart of our business. To be successful as an Assistant Store Manager (ASM), you need energy, excellent w...
Longview, TX
CASHIER: If your goal is to begin a fantastic part time career working up to 25 hours per week where your talents will be valued and respected; Murphy USA is an outstanding employer of choice. To be successful as a cashier, you need energy, excellent work ethic, a great attitude, and a smile. You will be the face of our company and deliver the legendary customer service that Murphy USA and our as...
Longview, TX
Job ID EPM-00009238 Emerson Company Fisher Country United States State/Province Texas City Longview Publish Start Date Oct 6 2014 Job Level Entry Level Job Description PRIMARY OBJECTIVE OF POSITION: Performs tasks related to Shipping, Receiving, and/or Teardown of the Products and Inventory Control. This position may perform other tasks based on site needs. MAJOR AREAS OF ACCOUNTABILITY: ...
Longview, TX
Job ID EPM-00009236 Emerson Company Fisher Country United States State/Province Texas City Longview Publish Start Date Oct 8 2014 Job Level Entry Level Job Description PRIMARY OBJECTIVE OF POSITION: Responsible for teardown, repair, new assembly, calibration, and diagnostics using Flowscanner of all brands of control valves and instruments, associated paperwork, valve diagnostics, digital...

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