Spotlight on Cleared Jobs in Dallas/Fort Worth – High Growth and Hot Jobs
June 17, 2020
By Lindy Kyzer
Headed to the Big D for a defense job? There are several reasons cleared professionals should consider career options in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. Long known as a leader in commercial and military aviation, Naval Air Station Fort Worth is a joint military base just outside of Fort Worth. Lockheed Martin, Bell Textron, Raytheon, and L3Harris all have a presence in the Dallas/Fort Worth region.
If you love the sound of freedom, in Dallas/Fort Worth you’re surrounded by the companies manufacturing the best in military aviation, including the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter and the F-16 Fighting Falcon.
INDUSTRIES AND JOBS TO WATCH
Tech, defense, aviation and aerospace all reign in the Dallas/Fort Worth region. Raytheon is one of the region’s largest employers, with 7,800 employees in the region, including locations in McKinney and Richardson. The Telecom Corridor is also located in Richardson. While commercial aerospace has taken a major hit in response to the coronavirus, military aerospace and aviation programs are moving forward.