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Welcome Parker Area Job Seekers
This website is designed to help you find a job in or near Parker, Colorado. A comprehensive website, ParkerColoradoJobs.com includes:
> job listings directly from Parker/near Parker employers;
> links to over 200 Parker employer websites;
> information and updates on Parker businesses;
> resources to aid in your job search;
> and if volunteering is part of your career plan, a list of organizations seeking volunteers.
Good luck in your job search! Tresa
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New Parker Employers
Known for their signature Butter Burgers and Fresh Frozen
Custard, this Wisconsin import is now open at 18561 E Mainstreet
(Twenty Mile Road and Mainstreet). Their menu, however, offers a nice variety of dishes including cod, shrimp, beef pot roast, chicken, salads and more. The company also acknowledges and supports family farms throughout the United States.
The CarMax sign is up on the building and the
company's career website page includes jobs available in
Parker! Located at 18220 Ponderosa Drive, the more than
50,000 square foot business is scheduled to open some time
in June. According to their website, full time and part time "sales, business office and a variety of service operations that
include inventory, service advisors, and technicians" positions are available. Experience in the automotive experience is not always necessary.
CarMax, a member of the FORTUNE 500 and the S&P 500, and one of the FORTUNE “100 Best Companies to Work For” for 11 consecutive years, is the nation’s largest retailer of used vehicles. The CarMax consumer offer features low, no-haggle prices, a broad selection of CarMax Quality Certified used vehicles, and superior customer service. CarMax website
Future Parker Employers
Progress being made on the Cottonwood King Soopers.
King Soopers MarketPlace at 17761 Cottonwood Drive will be opening late fall this year according to the Town of Parker website. A marketplace it will be as this King Soopers will not only carry the usual grocery offerings but will also sell "general merchandise, including apparel, dinnerware, small appliances and more." Roche Construction and its subcontractors will bring in around 300 jobs and the completed King Soopers will create around 250 new jobs.
Vanterra Apartments will be the name of the apartment complex
currently under construction on the southwest corner of Dransfeldt
Road and Mainstreet. According to an October 29, 2014 Parker Chronicle
article, the finished multi-family housing will have nine separate three-story
buildings containing one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments. By the end
of the project, there will also be five garage buildings and a clubhouse for a
total of 285,000 square-feet of space.
Parker's landscape is changing and one of the most striking
examples is the location of the future home of the library.
According to the Douglas County Library website, the new library
will be a "two-story, 40,000 +/- square-foot replacement of the
current Parker branch, just north of Parker Town Hall and the PACE Center. The new library will have a minimum of 150 parking spaces, and be adjacent to a park." Perhaps the first part of that last sentence is worth repeating: "The new library will have a minimum of 150 parking spaces . . . . " Yeah! And thanks to technology, we're able to get an idea of what will occupy that space. Click here for a video and renderings and here for The Town of Parker's webpage with information on that area, called the EastMain Development Project.
Some of the employers on the Forbes America's Best Employers list have a Parker or a near Parker presence. Here are a few: