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

EmployerNo. of Employees
WinStar World Casino & Resort2,650
Safran Seats US1,007
Gainesville ISD425
North Texas Medical Center351
Cooke County290
IFS Coatings258 
Gainesville State School250
North Central Texas College236
City of Gainesville236

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.
EmployerNo. of Employees
Safran Seats US1,007
IFS Coatings258
PPG Industries170 
Petroflex NA, Inc.165
Trident Process Systems151 
Orteq Energy Services LLC150
Select Water Solutions 144
GAF 121 
Superior Machining and Fabrication111
Molded Fiber Glass85
Universal Machining83 
Circuit Breaker Sales70 
Texas Trailer Corporation41 

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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