Major Employers in Gainesville, Texas

Companies are attracted to Cooke County because of its ample, skilled workforce. Nearly 4 million people live within a 60-mile radius. Additionally, North Central Texas College works with employers to design training programs to meet their specific needs. 

Top 10 Major Employers

Employer No. of Employees
WinStar World Casino & Resort 2,027 Employees
Safran Seats US 800 Employees
Gainesville ISD 442 Employees
North Central Texas College 352 Employees
Walmart 350 Employees
North Texas Medical Center 315 Employees
Cooke County 281 Employees
IFS Coatings 266 Employees
Gainesville State School 250 Employees
City of Gainesville 220 Employees

Top Industrial Employers

In Cooke County, 22 percent of the workforce is in manufacturing. To support both employers and employees, a Manufacturing Consortium was formed in Cooke County in May of 2017 with a commitment to: 

  • Positively impact the community’s perception of manufacturing. 
  • Inspire students to pursue manufacturing careers. 
  • Strengthen the future growth of manufacturing by avoiding a talent shortage.
Employer No. of Employees
Safran Seats US 800 Employees
IFS Coatings 266 Employees
Select Energy  171 Employees
PPG Industries 170 Employees
Trident Process Systems 123 Employees
SPN Well Services 115 Employees
GAF  110 Employees
Petroflex NA, Inc. 106 Employees
Superior Machining and Fabrication 102 Employees
Orteq Energy Services LLC 101 Employees
Dura-Line 90 Employees
Molded Fiber Glass 85 Employees
Universal Machining 83 Employees
Circuit Breaker Sales 70 Employees
Texas Trailer Corporation 37 Employees

Featured Employers

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Circuit Breaker Sales

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Molded Fiber Glass TX

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Universal Machining Industries, Inc.

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Safran Seats USA

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