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Careers. Well Crafted.


Craft My Career 

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If you’re looking for employment opportunities in Hickory, you’ve come to the right place. Hickory is home to several industries, including medical, technology, manufacturing, and niche industries. Hickory’s Trivium Corporate Center will be home to five major companies, who will collectively bring 772 job opportunities to our city. Those are a lot of opportunities for employment, but there are even more companies and industries to explore in Hickory. Visit our Careers page where we have links to our major employers and top industries to help you craft your career in Hickory.




Business. Well Crafted.


Craft My Business 

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Hickory, North Carolina is a three-time All-America City and the regional hub of a metropolitan area of 365,376 people. Hickory and the metro area have strong transportation, utility, higher education, cultural, and workforce development networks that have produced a robust manufacturing base and extensive medical, retail, service, and residential development. The City and its departments focus on collaborating with existing and new businesses in the development process with an economic development goal to foster economic growth, job creation, and quality of life through attracting and retaining business and industry, providing resources to promote small business development, encouraging tourism, and supporting community revitalization. Visit our Business Development page where we help connect you to resources, such as available properties and development programs.


City of Hickory

76 North Center Street
Hickory, North Carolina 28601
Phone: (828) 323-7400
Fax: (828) 323-7550

Life. Well Crafted.

Hickory is for doers and makers seeking a well-rounded community, located between Charlotte and Asheville at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains, along I-40, where a collective spirit of craftsmanship strengthens any endeavor with detail, artistry, and quality.

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