Employment in Frederick

The Tillman County labor force is estimated to be 3,780 workers. Of this number, it is estimated that 55% are men and 45% are women. The present unemployment rate is 4.9%, with 190 workers in the labor force unemployed. In the past 18 months, unemployment rates have been as low as 3.9% and as high as 5.9% in Tillman County. Surrounding counties have had comparable unemployment rates. The Tillman County and Southwest Oklahoma are have a great number of people with education and experience who are seeking positions.

Major Employers:

Henneges Automotive Profile Systems - 450 employees

Frederick Public Schools - 140 Employees 

Southwest Oklahoma Juvenile Center - 125 employees

Memorial Medical Clinic & Memorial Nursing Center- 70 employees 

City of Frederick - 75 employees 


Current Job Openings:

- Southwest Oklahoma Juvenile Center, Manitou, OK is hiring Youth Guidance Specialists and Juvenille Security Officers.
More Info: 580-397-3511. www.ok.gov/oja/

- City of Frederick is hiring Firefighters, Police Officers, and Electric Lineman. 335-7551

-The Tillman County Sheriff's Department is hiring jailers and dispatchers. 580-335-5566

-Henniges is always hiring. Visit Altus or Lawton Workforce for more information.


Are you a chamber business member who has a job opening? Email your listing to the Frederick Chamber now. frederickcc@pldi.net