Parker Profile:
Founded in 1864
Incorporated in 1981

18.8 square miles

Population: 45,758 (2010)
Trade/Service Area Population:  126,000 
Growth of 96.3% from 2000 to 2010

Total Sales Tax:  8.1%
Median Household Income: $90,808
Median Age:  32.5

Bachelor's Degree or Higher Attained: 45.6%
Master's Degree or Higher Attained: 13.1%

Source:Parker Economic Development Council
ParkerColoradoJobs.com is designed to help Parker residents find ideal employment close to home and Parker businesses find ideal employees. Take stressful, time-consuming commutes out of the work equation and people can add time to their lives, to their family, to their community.
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
bringing local job seekers and local employers together
FUTURE PARKER EMPLOYERS
Not a garage, but soon to be an upscale restaurant, Parker Garage, is scheduled to open this fall. Located in the former Warhorse Inn, owner Brent Walker is renovating the space to be home to his refined dining establishment, while keeping original architectural elements of the original occupant, Parker Garage.
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Have you noticed the activity on the north side of Lincoln, between Twenty Mile and the Parker Recreation Center?  A "Coming Soon" sign
tells us that CarMax will be
locating there.  It also
advertises for
"Employment
Opportunities."
As of this date (8.26.14),
there are no Parker jobs
listed but keep checking. 
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Orange Theory Fitness is
opening a studio at
17051 E. Lincoln Avenue --
northeast corner of Lincoln
and Jordan.  The website says
it is scheduled to open soon. 
The "Orange Effect" is based
on "60-minute workout
sessions split into intervals of
cardiovascular and strength
training with heart rate monitors to track intensity and maximize metabolic burn."
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A groundbreaking
ceremony was held
August 23, 2013 in
Parker for the future
Vehicle Vault. The
museum and garage
complex will be
located at 18301
Lincoln Meadows
Parkway (just west of
The Salvation of Army).



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N E W  Douglas County placed second on Movoto's "10 Best Counties in America."  A real estate blog, Movoto's cited Douglas County's high graduation rate (97.2%), low poverty rate (2%), and high median income ($94,000) as factors in placing it number two in a sea of east coast counties.  
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Kudos to the Town of Parker, ranking 12th in CNNMoneyMagazine's Best Places to Live-America's Best Small town list
America's top 50 small towns are not only thriving economically, they’ve also got all you could want in a place to raise a family: plenty of green space, good
schools, and a strong sense of community.

Douglas County was also recognized by CNN Money Magazine. With a job growth rate of 9.1%, it ranked 20th on their Best Places to Live: Where the Jobs Are.


GOOD TO KNOW

8 Hottest Jobs in the Oil and Gas Industry
Denver Business Journal
"More drilling, and the greater use of technology to produce oil and gas 'make finding available engineers nearly as evasive as new oil discoveries,' said Rigzone’s president, Paul Caplan, in a note for the company’s September edition of the “Drill Down” newsletter."

What are Denver's 4 Most Competitive Job Fields?
Denver Business Journal
"Laura Keresty, director of resume writing at LiveCareer, said the increased competition in these industries means job seekers need to go further than their competition."
Parker Colorado JOBS
Welcome Parker and
Near Parker Employers! 
Click here to learn about this
website and to list a job opening.
Worth Considering

Parker jobs may not always come from Parker employers. Here are four companies that provide employment in Parker/Parker area but are not physically located in Parker:

HSS -- "HSS offers career opportunities in security -- (healthcare, commercial, aviation and government services), courier, medical staffing, biomed, dispatch, medical equipment repair and corporate."

CROSSMARK -- "As a leader in consumer goods sales and marketing, we are the home for over 30,000 hard-working, dedicated and talented people. Together we help some of the largest and most powerful consumer brands with their most important interaction—the interaction with their customers. From corporate positions to in-store product demonstrations to product wall-sets, we are the way to your opportunity."

NARMS (National Association for Retail Marketing Services) -- "... is an email-based connection between NARMS members with job opportunities and merchandisers/field event personnel seeking employment."

Advantage Sales and Marketing -- Specializes in "outsourced sales, merchandising, category management and marketing services to manufacturers, suppliers and producers of food products and consumer packaged goods."  Employment opportunities would include product demonstrations at various retail locations.

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H I R I N G   E V E N T S




Octber 3, 2014 -- Friday
Deep Rock Water
Arapahoe/Douglas Works!  Lima Plaza -- 6974 South Lima Street, Centennial, 80112
Available Job Opportunities:  Production Worker | Route Sales Representative | Retail Sales Representative

October 6, 2014 -- Monday
24-7 Intouch Contact Centers
Arapahoe/Douglas Works!  Lima Plaza -- 6974 South Lima Street, Centennial, 80112
Available Job Opportunities:  Team Leaders and Inbound Customer Service Call Center Representatives


NOW OPEN
Childrens Learning Adventure Childcare Center -- Located at 9190 Crown Crest Blvd. (near Parker Adventist Hospital).  
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Hilltop Tap House -- 19878 E. Hilltop Road (just east of Parker Road)
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Kneaders Bakery and Cafe -- 19190 East Mainstreet
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Spirit Halloween has returned to Parker this year but at a different location.  For 2014, the Halloween costume retailer is located in the former Big Lots space --  10901 S. Parker Road -- next door to Hobby Lobby.
Vehicle Vault museum taking form -- September 2014