Career Resources

Job resources for KC students.

Career Coach

With Career Coach, you can view the most current local data on wages, employment, job postings, and associated education and training.  It also has a free resume builder.  Visit Career Coach

How to post a job on the job board below:

If you have a job you would like posted in the "Off-Campus Student Jobs" link below, email the information to Chris Craddock.  Acceptable jobs to post are from companies only--not individuals.  Please keep the job announcement to one page.

Career Services

Work-Study and Student Jobs on Campus

For more info visit the Student Jobs page.

Jobs Available Off Campus (non-KC jobs)

Newest job postings are listed first...

IPATA (www.ipata.org) is an international non-profit trade association of/for professional pet shippers, and we have a position opening for a Meeting Manager.  I have attached the position description.  This is a full-time position, our office is in Hawkins, and the position requires/provides the opportunity for international travel. MORE INFO

Halliburton is looking for a Heavy Truck Driver in the Kilgore area.  The position requires a Class A CDL.  Halliburton is an equal opportunity employer.  MORE INFO

PhysAssist is looking to hire medical scribes, especially students who need clinical experience for professional school applications.  PhysAssist scribes work in state-of-the-art medical facilities alongside some of the best doctors in emergency medicine.  MORE INFO

Sadler's Smokehouse is looking for an IT Technician to help users with computer and phone related problems, printer maintenance, running new network lines, and other tasks assigned by the Network Supervisor.  MORE INFO

Learning Tree Educational Center in Henderson is looking to hire a part-time co-teacher to work in our one year-old classroom.  Hours are M-F, 1-6 p.m.  Pay will depend on experience.  Candidate must be energetic, self motivated, great team player, patient with little ones and great communication skills.  Please stop by for an application at 118 Glendale Avenue, Henderson, TX.

St. Luke's United Methodist Church (Kilgore, TX) is looking for a Director of Communications to proactively market and communicate a consistent message to the congregation and community about the ongoing activities of the church in multiple forms of media (email, text, video, newspaper, electronic newsletter, social media, website, brochures, phone calls, etc.) This position is responsible for developing, implementing, and directing effective marketing strategies, brand management, marketing campaigns and communication for the church’s mission and ministry. MORE INFO

Bridgestone Retail Operations, LLC is looking for a Automotive Technician/Mechanic for its TYLER, TX office.  Bridgestone employs more than 22,000 teammates in North America and operates more than 2,200 company-owned stores. Our locations include Firestone Complete Auto Care, Tires Plus, and Wheel Works.  Apply today to learn more about why Bridgestone Retail Operations is the right place to build your career: http://bridgestoneretail.jobs/

KYTX-TV, a TEGNA owned company, and the CBS affiliate in Tyler Texas, is looking for a Sales Associate to join our team.  The Local Sales Associate is a support person for the local sales staff.  This position assists Sales Managers and Account Executives in all aspects of the sales process. MORE INFO

KYTX-TV, a TEGNA owned company, and the CBS affiliate in Tyler Texas, is looking for a Account Executive to join our team.  The Account Executive develops new core and digital revenue, focused on the customer’s total sales solutions. MORE INFO

KYTX CBS 19 is looking for a driven, solutions-based Local Sales Manager.  The Local Sales Manager must be an effective motivator and innovative thinker working with a team comprised of our Local Account Executives, Account Managers and Continuity Coordinators.  We want someone with a proven history of growing revenue for both television and digital, developing a strong sales team through mentoring and executing special projects. MORE INFO

School for Little Children - Longview FUMC is looking for Afternoon Enrichment Teachers and Substitute Teachers.  If you need a flexible job and love children they would like to talk to you about teaching or subbing in their preschool and afternoon enrichment programs.  CONTACT US

Bridgestone Retail Operations, LLC is looking for a Retail Sales Teammate for its TYLER, TX office.  Bridgestone employs more than 22,000 teammates in North America and operates more than 2,200 company-owned stores. Our locations include Firestone Complete Auto Care, Tires Plus, and Wheel Works.  Apply today to learn more about why Bridgestone Retail Operations is the right place to build your career: http://bridgestoneretail.jobs/

RedZone Coil Tubing (a Nine Energy Service Company) is looking for a District Technical Coordinator. The candidate will work with the operations manager in scheduling jobs, ensuring the accuracy and completeness in the scheduling software as well as maintaining the coiled tubing run history databases.  Ideal candidate will be technically oriented, experienced with computers and have a high attention to detail. MORE INFO

St. Andrew Presbyterian Church, Longview is seeking to hire a caring and dependable child care worker to staff our younger elementary classroom. This position will be 2-3 hours on Wednesday nights from 5:30p-7:30p/8:30p and 4 hours on Sunday from 8:15a-12:15p. It pays $10 an hour and includes a delicious dinner on Wednesdays.  For more information please call Pastor Mia Levetan at 903-315-6004 or email her at mlevetan@standrewpres.org.

St. Andrew Presbyterian Church, Longview is seeking to hire a part time music position. This position will consist of four parts: Early Worship Music Leader (with instrument and voice), Children’s Choir Director, Handbell Director and choral member at the late service. The position will be five hours on Sunday, four hours on Wednesday, and one weekly staff meeting.  For more information please call Pastor Mia Levetan at 903-315-6004 or email her at mlevetan@standrewpres.org.

ScribeAmerica hires and trains anyone interested in a career in medicine. We provide paid classroom and clinical training in the emergency department to prepare applicants to be Emergency Department Scribes.  APPLY TODAY!

County Court at Law #2 is looking for a Court Reporter who has completed a cour reporting education program.  MORE INFO

Nestle is hiring a Route Sales Representative with a $1,000 sign-on bonus! CDL B license is required.  Apply online at NestleUSACareers.com.  Job #17005597

PMG is looking for MIG Welders.  The position  offers exceptional pay, flexibility, and the opportunity to work with some of the nation’s most prominent organizations. Come work with PMG, the nation’s premier contracting company, with a reputation for integrity, reliability and rewarding opportunities. MORE INFO

Wholesale Supply, Inc., is looking for a service technician that will perform general maintenance on foodservice equipment, including commercial ice machines, reach-in refrigeration equipment, and water filtration equipment. Wholesale Supply, Inc. serves a 26-county region as an authorized service provider for various commercial foodservice equipment manufacturers. Work performed will require travel within this territory. Company transportation is provided.  MORE INFO

Energy Weldfab, Inc. has an immediate opening for two digital media/marketing interns. Energy Weldfab manufactures products distributed throughout North America.  Strong candidates will have some graphic design, social media, podcasting or event planning experience. Impeccable attention to detail is a must. Strong writing skills or previous experience with analytics are a plus.  Candidates must be able to devote at least 10 hours per week for at least four months. Remote applicants are welcome, and flexible schedules can be accommodated. This is a paid internship.  Apply at: https://www.energyweldfab.com/digitalintern.

Express Employment of Tyler has great opportunities available for Electrical Maintenance Mechanics, Mig Welders and Make-Ready Technicians.  For more information visit www.expresstyler.com.

Kilgore Food Mart is looking for a part time cashier to work 10 p.m. until 6 a.m. on Friday and Saturday nights.  Located on Interstate 20 at Liberty City exit.  If interested apply in person.

Pilot Flying J is currently looking for qualified recent graduates of Diesel Technology programs for our Mobile Tire Technician, General Service Technician, Service Advisor, Assistant Manager and General Manager positions. opening more than 150 new Emergency Road Side Service locations and 25+ Truck Care Centers throughout the United States in 2017 with more to come!  MORE INFO

Bridgestone Retail Operations, LLC is looking for a Retail Sales Teammate for its Longview, TX office.  Bridgestone employs more than 22,000 teammates in North America and operates more than 2,200 company-owned stores. Our locations include Firestone Complete Auto Care, Tires Plus, and Wheel Works.  Apply today to learn more about why Bridgestone Retail Operations is the right place to build your career: http://bridgestoneretail.jobs/

Bridgestone Retail Operations, LLC is looking for an Automotive Technician/Mechanic for its TYLER, TX office.  Bridgestone employs more than 22,000 teammates in North America and operates more than 2,200 company-owned stores. Our locations include Firestone Complete Auto Care, Tires Plus, and Wheel Works.  Apply today to learn more about why Bridgestone Retail Operations is the right place to build your career: http://bridgestoneretail.jobs/

Bridgestone Retail Operations, LLC is looking for an Automotive Technician/Mechanic for its LONGVIEW TX office.  Bridgestone employs more than 22,000 teammates in North America and operates more than 2,200 company-owned stores. Our locations include Firestone Complete Auto Care, Tires Plus, and Wheel Works.  Apply today to learn more about why Bridgestone Retail Operations is the right place to build your career: http://bridgestoneretail.jobs/

Georgia-Pacific Wood and Fiber Supply (W&FS), LLC is key to ensuring that GP's 80+ mills maintain a constant flow of logs, wood fiber and chips. The Wood and Fiber Supply team is seeking a Transportation and Procurement Specialist to support our Texas and Arkansas regions. This position will be based out of our Diboll, TX Regional office.  Reporting to the Texas Fiber Group Manager directly and indirectly to the Arkansas Fiber Group Manager, this person will work to build strong business relationships within their operating areas and will help drive process improvements and present innovative solutions to recurring issues. MORE INFO

US District Court, Eastern District of Texas, is looking for an Information Technology Technician and a Human Resources Specialist.  There are seven offices within the Eastern District of Texas: Beaumont, Lufkin, Marshall, Plano, Sherman, Texarkana and Tyler. The duty station for the IT position is in the Marshall office.  Assignment of the HR position is in the Tyler office. MORE INFO AND APPLY

AT&T is looking for Bilingual Spanish Part-Time Retail Sales Professionals for its Longview office.  Whether you’re a student with a packed class schedule or someone looking for a second career, our Part Time Retail opportunities offer the flexibility you need. With work hours that fit your life, you’ll connect with our customers over the coolest technology around.  We always offer great compensation, of up to $34,800 but you’ll also get paid training and tuition reimbursement. And our health insurance, savings plan and awesome discounts on AT&T products and services mean you can enjoy your career with real peace of mind.  MORE INFO at att.jobs/parttime.

All Seasons Window & Door Mfg., Inc, Longview, TX  has an immediate opening for a  full-time Computer Programmer working out of our Longview office located at 400 Ambassador Row, Longview, TX.    The Programmer will be working with our Customer Service Manager and Purchasing Agent who are heading up a special project.  The position will be an ideal position for a college student seeking to work full-time in the summer then part-time during fall and spring college semesters. MORE INFO

TransAm in Rockwall, TX has openings for Tractor Technicians and Trailer Technicians.  For more information visit www.TransAmTruck.com or call (800) 872-6726.

Bridgestone Retail Operations, LLC iis looking for an Automotive Technician/Mechanic for its Tyler and Longview locations.  Bridgestone employs more than 22,000 teammates in North America and operates more than 2,200 company-owned stores. Our locations include Firestone Complete Auto Care, Tires Plus, and Wheel Works.  Whether it's the opportunity to work with the widest variety of vehicles, the newest equipment, or leverage our comprehensive ASE certification and training program you'll have no trouble finding something to love about growing your career with Bridgestone Retail Operations. Come serve our customer, aka the BOSS, today!  Apply today by visiting http://bridgestoneretail.jobs/.

SPI is looking for a Computer-Aided Drafting Intern.  This is an entry-level position for a person with a basic operational understanding of CAD, but with no practical civil drafting experience.  Applicants need to have 0-5 years of technical design experience and a basic understanding of CAD terminal operation and Auto Cad software operation obtained from experience or schooling.  Email a resume to smorris@spi-eng.com with "CAD Intern" in the subject line.

Live Music Tutor is an opportunity to earn extra cash teaching Master Classes or Private Lessons from your home.   We are seeking instructors to teach students both across the country and globally using our platform!  We teach all level of students with emphasis on MS and HS. We are a live, real time online platform with proven technology and successes teaching in schools across the US and in over 221 countries worldwide 24/7.  If you are interested please go to www.livemusictutor.com and sign up today.   Visit our schools site at www.livemusictutorinschools.com to see what we are doing in support of the new ESSA law and putting music back into schools.  You can also send an emailto info@livemusictutor.com for additional questions.

Administrative Assistant needed!  Must pass background and fingerprint checks, obtain/hold securities and insurance licenses, handle fast paced environment, have strong verbal and written skills and detail oriented. MORE INFO

American Electric Power (AEP) is looking for an Instrument Technician 4th Yr in Avenger, TX.  Workers Demonstrate the ability to perform work of a highly skilled and complex nature and lead the work of others in analysis, detection and repair of defects in interlock and control systems, electronic devices, including solid state equipment, computers, solid state communication systems, and instruments, such as: meters, gauges, process control valves, electrohydraulic turbine control, Boiler Control Systems, Burner management systems, fuel handling system (gas & coal) solid work of an intermediate grade of skill in connection with chemical analyses, water quality instrumentation, CEMS, EPA discharge monitoring equipment and calculations related to the operating efficiency of power plant equipment.. READ JOB POSTING

Tanknology, Environmental Compliance for Petroleum Systems, is looking for Cathodic Protection Technicians.  More info

TechnipFMC is looking for Shop Service Technicians.  TechnipFMC is a global leader in subsea, onshore/offshore, and surface projects. With our proprietary technologies and production systems, integrated expertise, and comprehensive solutions, we are transforming our clients’ project economics. To learn more about how we are enhancing the performance of the world’s energy industry, go to www.TechnipFMC.com or email Duncan Watkins at duncan.watkins@technipfmc.com,

JQ Engineering in Dallas is looking for a Project Engineer.  In this position, you will enjoy working on a diverse portfolio of projects throughout the entire state. Build a strong base of experience and enjoy working on everything from university stadiums, commercial renovations, and more.  More info

Longview Opthalmology is looking for a full-time medical assistant.  Interested candidates should submit their resume to: nhernandez.kg@gmail.com.

Time Machine Hot Tubs Longview is expanding its team!  They are seeking a Part-Time to Permanent Sales and Service Representative to continue our growth. You will have every advantage with the best products, best sales tools, a well-established locatio, and Time Machine Hot Tubs’ award winning reputation. The spa industry is very rewarding…financially and personally.  If you are the best, then join the best!  More info

Check 'n Go is looking for talented students. To apply for a career with Check 'n Go, visit www.checkngo.com and click on "Careers" then click on "Apply" to fill out the simple application. MORE INFO

Martin Resource Management Corporation located in Kilgore, Texas, is seeking an Intern to join the CREDIT Team!  This PAID internship for college students offers hands on experience in the field of credit & collections and could possibly lead to future career opportunities!  All interested applicants please apply online at www.themartincompanies.com/careers or for more information call 903-983-6276. MORE INFO

Yellow Book phone book delivery jobs are available for the East Texas area.  MORE INFO

Martin Resource Management Corp. is looking for a credit and collections intern will monitor and contact customers for payment of accounts receivable and assist in the credit evaluation process.

American Electric Power (AEP) is looking for a Plant Equip Operator 1st 2 Months to After 6 Months in Avinger, Texas (Wilkes Plant).  Workers will perform all types of work involved with the installation, rearrangement, maintenance, operation, removal and inspection of electrical transmission and distribution facilities. READ JOB POSTING

American Electric Power (AEP) is looking for a Lineman B position in Mount Pleasant, TX.  Workers will perform all types of work involved with the installation, rearrangement, maintenance, operation, removal and inspection of electrical transmission and distribution facilities. READ JOB POSTING

American Electric Power (AEP) is looking for a Lineman B position in Texarkana, TX.  Workers will perform all types of work involved with the installation, rearrangement, maintenance, operation, removal and inspection of electrical transmission and distribution facilities. READ JOB POSTING

Optical Gas Imaging Technician - Sphere 3 Environmental, Inc. currently has an open position for an Optical Gas Imaging Technician based out of its Longview, Texas office.  This position will be full-time with benefits.  The successful applicant will travel to oil and gas facilities and conduct leak detection surveys utilizing an Optical Gas Imaging infrared camera.

Field Computer Technician - As a Computer Technician for Reynolds and Reynolds, you will perform onsite installation and maintenance support on a variety of computer equipment, printers and specialized Key Control equipment. Each technician is provided with a company vehicle that will be used to travel to our customer sites. Other duties include maintaining an inventory of repair parts and documenting your work through our service tracking system. You will be assigned a territory after a 6 week paid training course in College Station, Texas is completed.

Distribution System Inspector - Distribution System Inspector Sr in Texarkana, TX - Under indirect supervision, oversee work performed by contractors on AEP electrical facilities. Assist with job coordination/planning, safety, crew critique, or other tasks as needed. More info

Assistant Manager - 4 Star Cinema - Kilgore, TX.  No theatre experience necessary.  More info

Lignite Equipment Operator (2nd year) - Location is Hallsville, TX, at Pirkey Power Plant.  Perform, or learn to perform work in connection with the operation and maintenance of the unloading and conveying system. Learn to operate and maintain dozers, trucks, loaders, and other heavy equipment moving coal, fly ash, bottom ash, scrubber sludge and reagents.  More info here

Teach in China - We hire students to teach English in China.  More info here

Coal Handler - First Year.  Structural welding and/or electrical experience required. Location is Pittsburg, TX.  Full-time job. Will perform, or learn to perform work in connection with the operation and maintenance of the coal unloading and conveying system and unskilled manual work in and about the plant yard, coal docks, and in buildings, as assigned. MORE INFO

Nationstar Mortgage is looking for a CUSTOMER SERVICE REP - Entry-Level Mortgage Servicing. With a relentless focus on providing quality solutions to our customers, Nationstar has become one of the largest and fastest growing mortgage servicers in the United States with a servicing portfolio in excess of $400 billion and more than 2.4 million customers. With over 8,000 employees, our purpose is to keep the dream of home ownership alive. We are challengers of convention. We are champions for our customers. We are cheerleaders for our team.  Be a part of the fun as we aim to be the game changer of the industry. MORE INFO

Certified Surgical Technologists (CST)+ eyes = Pittsburgh, PALove traveling? Searching for a position that will challenge you to be the best surgical technician? Want flexible hours and excellent pay? We see your future with us! As our certified surgical technician(CST) that will be a part of a dedicated team known for their expertise in bringing the best surgical equipment and assisting top notch ophthalmologists during surgery!  MORE INFO

Diesel Mechanics needed at Mississippi Lignite Mining Company.  Diesel Mechanics are responsible for performing maintenance, troubleshooting, and diagnosing problems on heavy equipment. Successful candidates will have a background in repair and maintenance of heavy equipment, knowledge of diesel engines, transmissions, drive trains, pneumatic, hydraulic, electrical and air-conditioning. Minimum of a high school diploma or GED required, vocational training is preferred. MORE INFO

Quad Learning is looking for a Deputy Regional Admissions Counselor (Parttime) for the American Honors program at Kilgore College.  This position reports to: Program Director in Operations (Also to Regional Admissions Counselor and Manager of Regional Outreach, where applicable) and works on the Marketing/Operations team.  How to apply: Please send your resume, cover letter to: jobs@americanhonors.com.

Job Search Tools and Resources

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O*Net Resource Center

The O*NET program is the nation's primary source of occupational information. Central to the project is the O*NET database, containing information on hundreds of standardized and occupation-specific descriptors. The database, which is available to the public at no cost, is continually updated by surveying a broad range of workers from each occupation. Information from this database forms the heart of O*NET Online, an interactive application for exploring and searching occupations. The database also provides the basis for our Career Exploration Tools, a set of valuable assessment instruments for workers and students looking to find or change careers.

The Occupational Information Network (O*NET) is being developed under the sponsorship of the US Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA) through a grant to the North Carolina Department of Commerce. Learn more about the O*NET project partners.

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Career Exploration

Career Coach

Career Coach is designed to help you find a good career by providing the most current local data on wages, employment, job postings and associated education and training.  If you have questions about how KC can help you obtain the education you need for certain careers, please call KC Counseling and Advising at (903) 983-8206.


Glassdoor

Glassdoor

 Glassdoor is the world's most transparent career community that is changing the way people find jobs, and companies recruit top talent. Glassdoor holds a growing database of 6 million company reviews, CEO approval ratings, salary reports, interview reviews and questions, office photos and more.


My Next Move

What do you want to do for a living? Visit My Next Move and describe what your dream career is and browse careers by industry. There are more than 900 career options for you to look at. This site will suggest careers that match your interest and training.


Texas Reality Check

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National Association of Colleges and Employers

Let the National Association of Colleges & Employers (NACE) help you find a job.

Here is some of what you can find:

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  • A salary calculator - search by occupation, location, experience, and more
  • Your rights and responsibilities as a job seeker
  • Information on why you should use career services

Texas Cares

Texas Cares is a collaboration of helpful links and videos for career exploration. It is a product of the Texas Workforce Commission/Labor Market and Career Information (TWC/LMCI) and is modelled after the desktop application of the same name.


Occupational Outlook Handbook

Occupational Outlook Handbook is a guide to career information about hundreds of occupations!


 


Texas AHEC East activities and events are aligned with four major program areas:

  • Health Careers Promotion and Preparation
  • Community-based Student Education
  • Practice Entry and Support
  • Community Health and Development

Texas AHEC East links 111 East Texas counties and over 18 million people to community health workforce development, health opportunities and health resources. The program office is located in Galveston on the campus of the University of Texas Medical Branch and has nine regional offices.

Employer Resources
  • If you would like to post a job online on our website that students might be interested in, please e-mail Chris Craddock.
  • We can also post the job(s) on a special bulletin board in the Devall Student Center.
Events

Health Occupations Job Fair:

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Spring Job Fair:

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