The Best Places to Work in The Woodlands


A vibrant community with over 100,000 residents, The Woodlands is a great place to live and work. According to The Houston Chronicle, employers in The Woodlands have boomed over the past 15 years, and there’s no longer a need for many adults of working age to commute to Houston for employment. Some of the industries with the largest presence in The Woodlands include the energy, healthcare, and education sectors.


Here are four of the best companies to work for right in and around The Woodlands.


1. Conroe ISD

Houston Business Journal names Conroe ISD the top employer in The Woodlands – Conroe metro area, with over 3500 employees. Although Conroe ISD is headquarted in Conroe, many schools and teaching, administrative, and janitorial positions are right in The Woodlands.


2. Exxon Mobil

After Exxon moved to The Woodlands in 2015, it stimulated population growth and quickly became one of The Woodlands’ top employers. As of late 2016 it had 1,900 employees and is expected to grow further.


3. Texas Children’s Hospital

The excellent Texas Children’s Hospital opened inpatient and outpatient facilities in The Woodlands earlier this year. This is wonderful news for local children who need medical treatment and employees in the medical sector. Texas Children’s Hospital employs 10,000 employees in the greater Houston area.


4. Aon Hewitt

Many office workers will find a home at Aon Hewitt’s campus in The Woodlands, which has remained a stable large employer with 1,800 employeesin The Woodlands for a number of years. Aon Hewitt is a well known management consultant company based in Illinois.


The future looks bright in The Woodlands, with more companies planning to move to the area and experts predicting the township will gain even more jobs by 2020. Come see for yourself why The Woodlands is one of the best places to live and work!