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 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, 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
N E W  Not a garage, but soon to be an upscale restaurant, Parker Garage, is scheduled to open this summer. 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.

**update** "Now Hiring"
sign now in Parker Garage
window.   Go to to complete and submit an application.  Jobs listed on the form:  Server | Host | Bartender | Busser/Server Assistant | Management | Line Cook | Production | Dishwasher / Utility

N E W  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
As of this date (8.9.14),
there are no Parker jobs
listed but keep checking. 

A premier professional development center is coming to the Town of Parker. Parker's own natural history museum, The Wildlife Experience, and the University of Colorado are joining together to offer courses in time for the fall semester 2014. 
Initial programs offered by CU Denver | Anschutz in the south metro Denver classrooms are expected to include: certificates in general business and entrepreneurship that can be applied toward an MBA degree from the Business School; trauma workshop and addictions counseling course from the School of Education & Human Development; certificates in software engineering, computer forensics and computer science teacher education from the College of Engineering and Applied Science; a Bachelor of Science degree and continuing education courses on emerging topics from the College of Nursing; and a graduate mini-certificate in health systems management with a focus on the healthcare industry from the Colorado School of Public Health.

Travelling east on Mainstreet
and approaching Parker Road,
one can't help but notice how
different the landscape looks. 
The openness where once a
building had stood that had
occupied a variety of retail
businesses is strikingly apparent. 
But it won't be that way for long since a Kneaders Bakery and Cafe is being built on the lot and will open sometime this summer.  A "Now Hiring" sign is placed in front of the construction site.

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)
and is scheduled to open summer 2014.


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.  
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.
Parker Colorado JOBS
Welcome Parker and Near Parker Employers! 
Click here to learn about this
website and to list a job opening.
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.

Your employer comes to you! Consider working at home. One company is now hiring:  SYKES Home Powered by Alpine Access
Jobs Coming to the Parker Area
H I R I N G   E V E N T S

August 28, 2014 -- Thursday
H & R Block
Arapahoe/Douglas Works!  Altura Plaza -- 15400 E. 14th Place, Aurora, 80011
Available Job Opportunities:  Office Manager I | Office Manager III | First Year Tax Professional | Tax Professional II

August 28, 2014 -- Thursday
Toys "R" Us
Arapahoe/Douglas Works!  Lima Plaza -- 6974 South Lima Street, Centennial, 80112
Available Job Opportunities:  Cashiers | Sales Floor Associates | Stock Associates

September 3, 2014 -- Wednesday
Concessions International
Arapahoe/Douglas Works!  Altura Plaza -- 15400 E. 14th Place, Aurora, 80011
Available Job Opportunities:  Servers | Line Cooks | Concept Attendants (Cashiers) | Restaurant Unit Manager | Food Preps | Utility

September 4, 2014 -- Thursday
Deep Rock Water
Arapahoe/Douglas Works!  Lima Plaza -- 6974 South Lima Street, Centennial, 80112
Available Job Opportunities:  Route Sales Representatives | Forklift Operators and Production

September 5 and 6, 2014 -- Friday and Saturday
CornerStar Shopping Center -- 15901 E. Briarwood Circle, Aurora, 80016
Available Job Opportunities:  All positions
Worth Considering
Childrens Learning Adventure Childcare Center -- Located at 9190 Crown Crest Blvd. (near Parker Adventist Hospital).