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Slaton Economic Development Corporation
101 N. 9th St.
Slaton, TX 79364
Ph: (806) 828-5110
Fx: (806) 828-5115
Primary Jobs

Definition
A primary job is defined as a job that meets both of the following criteria:

  • Available at a company for which a majority of the products or services to that company are ultimately exported to regional, stateside, national, or international markets, infusing new dollars into the local economy
  • Included in one of the sectors of the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS)

Qualifying Sectors of the NAICS
Number Description
111 Crop Production
112 Animal Production
113 Forestry and Logging
11411 Commercial Fishing
115 Support Activities for Agriculture and Forestry
211-213 Mining
221 Utilities
311-339 Manufacturing
42 Wholesale Trade
48-49 Transportation and Warehousing
51 Information, excluding movie theaters (51213) and drive-in theaters (512132)
523-525 Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investments and Related Activities; Insurance Carriers, Related Activities; Funds, Trusts, and Other Financial Vehicles
5413, 5415, 5416 Scientific Research and Development Services
5417, and 5419 551 Management of Companies and Enterprises
922140 Correctional Institutions