Jobs in the Fort Knox Region
The Greater Fort Knox Region has a diverse economy with a variety of job opportunities. Fort Knox is the region’s largest employer with a workforce of 22,000+ and an especially strong demand for more certified IT professionals.
The region also has a robust manufacturing base which is among the fastest growing in the nation. Also, Baptist Health Hardin, the regional healthcare system, employs more than 2,800 people. It, along with other local providers, nursing homes and home health services, makes the healthcare sector a leading industry as well. All of these industries help fuel the demand for financial and professional services in the region and a strong retail and service sector.
Bottom line, most common professions are found here.
Helping Military Spouses Get Connected
Our community wants to help you get a head start in your job search. Even if you haven’t PCS’d yet, we have created three easy steps to help you begin your career search remotely.
Connect with a Career Coach
Once the career center receives the questionnaire, a career coach will reach out to help with your job search or training. The team stands ready to provide no-cost employment support.
Match with a Community Connector
We know having a strong network is often critical to finding ideal employment, so you also will be matched with a volunteer community connector to help you quickly develop a local professional network.