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Dallas, Texas

Jobs for Felons

The population of Dallas, Texas, is around 1.3 million people as of 2017. Because of how large the city is, there are a variety of jobs for availability. Finding a job is a challenge for most people, though anyone with a felony record will face even greater obstacles when applying for a job because of limited opportunity for a person with a criminal background.

Trying to get back into the community after incarceration? The first thing you need to look for is an ex felon job in Dallas, Texas that suits your qualifications.

Although having a criminal record should not even be a stumbling block to employment, that’s how the system goes. Fortunately, more industries are changing their perspective when hiring these former inmates.

Reasons for Hiring Ex-Offenders

Together with Charles Koch Institute, the Society for Human Resource Management conducted a study proving that workers with or without a criminal record add value to the industry. According to most managers, some of these ex-felons showed consistent work history, making them more hireable.

You will find many companies in Dallas, Texas offering ex felon jobs for former offenders who deserve a second chance.

Ex Felon Jobs in Dallas, Texas

You may encounter challenges while looking for a job, but don’t lose hope. More and more companies are now willing to hire ex-cons. Plenty of companies have adopted a new hiring policy where discrimination against applicants with a criminal record is discouraged.

Conversely, the policy does not mean you will get the job. It only means that these companies will not use your bad record to reject your application. Here are some industries that employ ex-offenders:

1. Grocery Stores

There are lots of grocery stores willing to give former offenders a second chance. With plenty of various positions available, you will find one that suits you and your skills.

2. Hospitality

You can also try the hotel industry and get a job in maintenance services or maybe helping customers with their baggage. These jobs may require some hard work, but they are an excellent way to show your eagerness to work.

3. Restaurants or Food Services

Fast-food chains and restaurants are some of the most accessible industries to apply for as an ex-felon. Just don’t expect a high salary at the beginning.

4. Food Production or Processing

Food production or processing and packaging services are also an in-demand industry, always looking for new workers. However, this industry only pays a minimum salary but demands a lot of hard work from their employees.

5. Health Care and Wellness

Health care and wellness facilities also hire ex-felons as part of their staff. These include those specializing in the care and treatment of alcoholism, drug addiction, and substance abuse.

Below we have a number of job listings, followed by the top employers in Dallas and their hiring policies.

Make sure you read this entire page for your best chance at being successful in your job search.

Distribution Coordinator

  • CompanyMISA Imports Inc.
  • LocationDallas
Who We Are: When you join MISA Imports, you join a team that is taking the wine and spirits industry to new heights. Sharing an entrepreneurial mindset as leaders, visionaries and subject matter ... Read More

Customer Service Representative

  • CompanyThe Millennium Group
  • LocationFort Worth
Now is a great time to join our growing company! The Millennium Group (TMG) is an award-winning business process outsourcing firm focused on print, mail, document scanning, reception, and related ... Read More

FINRA Licensed Customer Service Representative - TX Work from home/Remote

  • CompanyNorthwestern Mutual
  • LocationDallas
At Northwestern Mutual, we are strong, innovative and growing. We invest in our people. We care and make a positive difference. At Northwestern Mutual, we believe relationships are built on trust Read More

Customer Service Representative

  • CompanyTesla
  • LocationDallas
The Role The Tesla Body Repair Program is seeking a Collision Repair Customer Support Specialist to work on one of the most progressive vehicle brands in the world. This position will involve ... Read More

Account Executive - (Executive Staffing Firm, Accounting and Finance Division, Remote)

  • CompanyVaco
  • LocationDallas
Welcome to Vaco - an uncommon company with an empowered culture. At Vaco, we welcome talented innovators seeking a collaborative environment where creative freedom rings. Since 2002, we have expanded ... Read More

National Project Manager - Remote

  • CompanyCordeck
  • LocationDallas
National Project Manager for Construction Material Products We offer a great company culture, competitive benefits, and an opportunity to grow within the organization! We are a growing manufacturing ... Read More

Travel Account Manager (F) - Remote

  • CompanyRoad Rebel Global
  • LocationDallas
Please note: Previous travel experience is not required. If you feel like you are a fit please apply! Road Rebel Global is a travel logistics support company, specializing in Sports and Entertainment Read More

Remote Positions - Entry Level - Hiring This Week

  • CompanyThe Scordos Group
  • LocationDallas
If you're interested in working for a company that pays well, and provides a career, read below. This is our busiest time of the year. We fully train, so no experience is required for this position Read More

Freelance Remote Account Executive/Recruiter

  • CompanyHire Resolve International
  • LocationDallas
Hire Resolve is seeking an Applicant who is highly skilled at Customer Service & Telephony to call Candidates on the Job Market who are looking for a new position and to record the Job Seekers ... Read More

Product Specialist II - Navigation (OS)

  • CompanyTaxAct
  • LocationCoppell
Blucora has a bold aspiration: we are committed to giving all people the tools needed to lead healthy financial lives - tools often reserved for the wealthy. We now turn to the next leg, developing ... Read More

CDL-A Owner Operators Needed - Regional Runs

  • CompanyGreatwide Truckload Management
  • LocationDallas
Greatwide Truckload Management (GWTM) contracts with Agents and Owner Operators to move freight within the 48 states and Canada. We offer the highest standards in safety, on-time pickup and delivery Read More

Circulators / Canvassers - Dallas / Fort Worth - Multiple Offices

  • CompanyAt Scale
  • LocationDallas
At Scale, LLC is hiring NOW ! To apply, respond to this job post. Pay and Shift Expectations * Paid weekly starting at $25.00 / hour plus bonus * Up to 8 hours / day, 5 days / week * Expected to work ... Read More

Product Specialist I - Chat (TS)

  • CompanyTaxAct
  • LocationCoppell
Blucora has a bold aspiration: we are committed to giving all people the tools needed to lead healthy financial lives - tools often reserved for the wealthy. We now turn to the next leg, developing ... Read More

Outside Sales Representative - Roofing Sales

  • LocationGarland
Builditect Roofing is one of DFW's fastest-growing, highest paying construction companies, and we're looking for high-energy outside salespeople to join our team! You take pride in your relationships ... Read More

Territory account manager, remote, Ventilation product

  • CompanyCECO Environmental Corporation
  • LocationDallas
TERRITORY SALES REPRESENTATIVE The Territory Sales Representative will be responsible for territory sales activities for CECO's Air Quality Industrial Solutions business for designated product brand ... Read More

Account Supervisor/ Brand Manager/ Account Manager

  • CompanyLERMA/
  • LocationDallas
Account Supervisor Dallas, TX We are LERMA/. We're a multicultural advertising agency that believes in our hearts that we can channel creativity for good. And we're proud to say we were recently ... Read More

Customer Service Representative Start ASAP

  • CompanySales and Marketing Partners
  • LocationDallas
We are hiring a Customer Service Representative to manage customer queries and complaints. You will also be asked to process orders, modifications, and escalate complaints across a number of ... Read More

CDL-A Driver - Great Home Time - Avg. $71,600/yr + $5k Sign-On Bonus

  • CompanySystem Transport - Regional Flatbed
  • LocationDallas
Now Hiring CDL-A Flatbed Truck Drivers $5K Sign-On Bonus Offer - Average $71,600 Yearly Top Earners Make $97,860+ Yearly Recent Grads Welcome for Most Divisions Now Hiring For: * Experienced CDL-A ... Read More

Customer Technical Support Specialist

  • CompanyCAE Inc.
  • LocationDallas
Role and Responsibilities Essential Duties & Responsibilities: Issue resolution (pre/post RFT) of simulators and related software and hardware systems Customer, Support, and Engineering's main CAE ... Read More

Field Service Specialist ll

  • CompanyTexas Health Resources
  • LocationDallas
Field Service Specialist ll Texas Health Resources is looking for a top skilled Field Service Specialist ll. Is that you? ***** Work location: Texas Health Resources, 612 E Lamar Blvd, Arlington, TX ... Read More

CDL-A Owner Operator/Lease Purchase Drivers - Avg. $275,000/Year

  • CompanyRudolph Freight
  • LocationRichardson
Lease Purchase CDL-A Truck Drivers! Take The Quick Road To Ownership! Earn $275,000 Annual Average! Rudolph Freight is looking for company drivers that want to get into a lease purchase opportunity Read More

Account Relationship Manager (Dallas Market)

  • CompanyXL Pro Staffing and Consulting
  • LocationDallas
Account Relationship Manager Are you currently working in the light industrial staffing space, Sales/Recruiting, and do you feel as though you are underpaid and underappreciated? If so, reach out ... Read More

Catering & Sales Admin

  • CompanyHarwood Hospitality Group
  • LocationDallas
The Catering & Sales Adminmaintains a thorough knowledge of the venues, products, and services as well as awareness of other roles and responsibilities throughout the organization and is responsible ... Read More

Insurance Retentions Specialist

  • CompanyAutomobile Club of Southern California
  • LocationCoppell
Insurance Retentions Specialist We value our talented employees, and whenever possible strive to help one of our associates grow professionally before recruiting new talent to our open positions. If ... Read More

Need CDL-A Truck Driver - Recent Grads Welcome - Earn Over $75k/Year

  • CompanyWerner - Company Drivers
  • LocationEuless
Werner is Hiring CDL-A Company Drivers Multiple Route Options - Up to $5,000 Sign-On Bonus! More Than Half Our Professional Drivers Make Over $75k and Our Top 25% Make Over $85k! Great Pay & Bonuses Read More

Seasonal Customer Service Representative - Galleria Dallas

  • CompanyNordstrom, Inc.
  • LocationDallas
This job is a great fit for someone who is customer obsessed and loves to solve problems. A day in the life... * Assist customers with a variety of transactions through a seamless and friendly ... Read More

Feasibility and Site Selection Pipeline Coordinator

  • CompanyClinitiative Health Research
  • LocationDallas
The Feasibility and Study Pipeline Coordinator is responsible for Clinitiative's client success. The primary responsibilities will be assisting the Site Selection Manager in client onboarding ... Read More

Customer Advocate

  • CompanyOwens & Minor, Inc.
  • LocationDallas
At Owens & Minor, we are a critical part of the healthcare process. As a Fortune 500 company with 50+ facilities across the US and 18,000 teammates in over 90 countries, we provide integrated ... Read More

Biomedical Equipment Support Specialist

  • CompanyUSAJOBS
  • LocationDallas
Summary The Biomedical Equipment Support Specialist (BESS) provides clinical and administrative support to staff, patients, and administrators for all matters of concern relating to the facility wide ... Read More

Night Shift CDL A Driver

  • CompanyWaste Connections
  • LocationMidlothian
We are looking for a safety conscience Class A CDL Driver to join the team at our location in Waxahachie , TX . Previous waste experience would be a huge plus !. Night Shift will be Monday through ... Read More

Field Service Representative

  • CompanyNES Fircroft
  • LocationDallas
Our client is currently seeking a Field Service Representative for a 6 month contract in Dallas, Texas. The Field Service Representatives manage a territory of customers in the Restaurant, Healthcare ... Read More

Insurance Agent

  • CompanyLincoln Heritage Life Insurance Company
  • LocationDallas

Entry Level Insurance Agent

  • CompanyLincoln Heritage Life Insurance Company
  • LocationDallas
Entry Level Insurance Agent What if your job was more than just a paycheck? If you're a driven individual that knows you've got room to grow and you'd like to see how far you can go in an ... Read More


  • CompanyRestaurant Associates
  • LocationDallas
Restaurant Associates * We have an opening for full and part-time FOOD TRANSPORTER/DELIVERY DRIVER positions. * Location: Union Station - 400 S. Houston St, Dallas, TX 75202 Note: online applications ... Read More

Assistant Store Manager (bilingual) Spanish

  • CompanyCameron Craig Group
  • LocationDallas
General Summary: The Assistant Store Director will assist the Store Director in management responsibilities and share responsibility for the store's operations and performance. To coordinate and ... Read More

Customer Service On-site

  • CompanyRemX
  • LocationIrving
Description Calling all Customer Service Representatives! Our client in the Irving area is seeking candidates to join their team. We have an amazing opportunities with our client in the Irving area Read More

Field Appointment Supervisor

  • CompanyDaBella
  • LocationDallas
DaBella is currently looking to hire a Field Appointment Supervisor to assist in overseeing our Field Marketing Department . This individual will help drive the overall production of leads being ... Read More


  • CompanyUniversal Health Services
  • LocationDallas
Responsibilities Call Center Specialist PRN (Onsite- M-F 2p-10p) Opportunity Behavioral Health Connections, Inc. is a provider of patient-focused, comprehensive mental health services. We offer ... Read More

Assistant Service Manager

  • CompanyRush Enterprises
  • LocationIrving
The Assistant Service Manager is responsible for assisting the Service Manager with running an efficient and profitable service department through productive staffing, customer retention, cost ... Read More

Lead Customer Service Specialist

  • CompanyChild Care Group
  • LocationDallas
Make an Impact as an Lead Customer Service Representative You will be responsible for sourcing and evaluating candidates for open positions and administrative HR functions such as reconciling ... Read More

Advanced Hire Relationship Banker/Senior Relationship Banker - Greater Tarrant North Dallas Area

  • CompanyTruist
  • LocationDallas
Req ID: R0070795 The position is described below. If you want to apply, click the Apply button at the top or bottom of this page. You'll be required to create an account or sign in to an existing one Read More

CDL A Truck Driver - Owner Operator

  • CompanyParkway Transport
  • LocationDallas
CONTRACTING OWNER OPERATORS Throughout Texas Apply Now or Call Us Today (855) 459-1204 Benefits: * Pay package - Up to $1.91 CPM * OTR Run: $1.20 base +$.015 premium + $0.71 FSC (subject to change ... Read More

CDL-A Truck Driver - Top 50% Average $103,903/Yr + Excellent Benefits

  • CompanyShaffer Trucking - Company Drivers
  • LocationDallas
Now Hiring CDL-A Refrigerated Drivers Top 50% Average $103,903/Yr Annual Profit Sharing - Multiple Route Types Available! Great Pay and Benefits: * Starting Pay: $.62 to $.68 CPM, depending on ... Read More

Advertising Account Executive

  • CompanyD Magazine
  • LocationDallas
D Magazine Partners seeks a motivated advertising account executive to join the sales team and grow new business across the print, digital, and event sponsorship channels. D Magazine is the city ... Read More

Customer Service

  • CompanyDallas Arboretum & Botanical Society, Inc.
  • LocationDallas
The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden has been recognized as one of the most beautiful display gardens in America, and has 17 major gardens, and 29 smaller ones and 2 signature gardens throughout ... Read More

Sales Coordinator

  • CompanySheraton Dallas North Galleria
  • LocationDallas
Driftwood Hospitality Management's company culture empowers our associates to take initiative, be proactive, and contribute to the success of their property with well-defined strategies and ... Read More

CDL-A Owner Operator - Earn $3.06 avg. / Loaded Mile + $1,500 Sign-On

  • CompanyTurquoise Trucking - Owner Operators
  • LocationFarmers Branch
Now Seeking CDL-A Owner Operators! Earn $3.06 Avg. Per Loaded Mile - Weekly Pay - $1,500 Sign-On Bonus! Pay & Incentives * $3.06 avg, per loaded mile * $1,500 sign-on bonus * Top of the industry ... Read More

Client Service Associate (Teller - 40 hours) - Love Field / Dallas, TX

  • CompanyZions Bancorporation
  • LocationDallas
At Amegy Bank, people and culture are at the heart of everything we do. Everyone counts isn't just a phrase. It is woven into all aspects of our organization. We know that to be successful in ... Read More

Dealer Sales Consultant (Remote)

  • CompanyEpsilon
  • LocationIrving
Company Description Job Description We're leading our industry. Epsilon is an all-encompassing global marketing innovator. We wrote the book on database management, and now we're writing the future ... Read More

Scheduling Agent / Call Center - No Experience Required

  • CompanyDaBella
  • LocationDallas
*This is an ON-SITE position* Apply today - Interview tomorrow - Start Monday DaBella is a company that believes in providing limitless opportunity and growth. "I've worked at DaBella for three years ... Read More

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