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Linux Specialist & Cloud Infrastructure


Dubuque, IA

Sales Opportunity – Now Scheduling Virtual Interviews

American Income Life

Dubuque, IA

Sales Agent

American Income Life

Dubuque, IA

Member Service Associate

GreenState Credit Union

Dubuque, IA

Material Coordinator

Randstad USA

Dubuque, IA

Bakery Helper (2nd/3rd Shift)

Bimbo Bakeries

Dubuque, IA

Transport Driver

Bimbo Bakeries

Dubuque, IA

Warehouse Package Handler

FedEx Ground

Dubuque, IA

General Utility

CorTech LLC

$9.79 / Per Hour

Dubuque, IA

Dubuque Jobs: Overview

Dubuque is the oldest city in Iowa and is situated just across the river from Illinois and Wisconsin. Also known as "The Key City," it has a population of just over 58,000. But this small city packs a big punch for people looking to move here or find Dubuque jobs.

It's home to the 14-acre National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium, which houses more than 100 animal species and thousands of historic artifacts. If you love the outdoors, take in a breathtaking view of the Mississippi River from the Mines of Spain Recreation Area or walk through the Dubuque Arboretum and Botanical Gardens. Feeling daring? Try burrowing deep into the Crystal Lake Cave. And when hunger sets, Dubuque offers a slew of dining options, from all-American takeout to woodfire steakhouses.

If you're thinking about working in Dubuque, you might be happy to know that its unemployment rate is considerably lower than the national average. And to top it off, Dubuque also has a low cost of living. If you can't find a job you love in Dubuque, there are plenty of other Iowa communities you can try, including Waterloo, Cedar Rapids, and Iowa City.

Popular Jobs in Dubuque

Don’t let Dubuque’s small size fool you. The Key City is home to a wide range of businesses and industries that support thousands of jobs. If you’re looking for production and manufacturing jobs, you’ve come to the right place. Some of the top employers in Dubuque produce industrial equipment, doors and windows, furniture, and food and beverages. Dubuque’s many healthcare facilities, hospitals, and medical suppliers support more than 4,500 healthcare jobs.

The greater Dubuque area is also home to colleges and higher education institutions, including University of Dubuque, Loras College, and Clarke University. Whether you’re looking to become a teacher or school administrator, you’ll find plenty of pre-K to 12 education jobs within the city as well.

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