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Bakersfield, CA Employment Information

Bakersfield Employment Overview

Bakersfield is California's ninth largest city. It's the county seat of Kern County, which is responsible for 76 percent of the state's oil supply. The petroleum industry employs about 15,000 people in the county with the majority living in Bakersfield. Agriculture is big business in Kern County as well, growing over 250 different crops. Kern County actually produces more food than most states.

Bakersfield Job Market

Kern County is one of the top five agricultural areas in the U.S. and is home to some of the world's largest companies' distribution centers. Occupations projected to have the fastest growth from 2010 to 2020 are construction jobs, telecommunication jobs, Health and Safety Engineers, Environmental Technicians and Software Developers. The highest wage occupations in 2013 in Bakersfield were Internists, Surgeons, Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Chief Executives, and Architectural and Engineering Managers.

Bakersfield Employment Trends

Bakersfield had a 13.7 percent unemployment rate at the peak of the recession in May 2009. While the unemployment rate has gone down since then, 10.1 percent as of May 2014 is still high. The top three industries in Bakersfield that showed the greatest increase in the number of jobs during the recovery were construction with a 49.9 percent increase; agriculture, forestry and hunting at 43.5 percent; and mining at 35.9 percent. There are many construction job openings in Bakersfield as well as positions in telecommunication jobs and agriculture.

Bakersfield Cost of Living

Compared to a national average cost of living index of 100, Bakersfield's cost of living index is only slightly higher at 104. The housing bubble had its effect on housing values in Bakersfield with values bottoming out in the second quarter of 2012. On their way back, the median price of existing homes sold in Bakersfield in 2013 was $182,500.
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Bakersfield, CA, 93301
GHA TECHNOLOGIES WHEN SERVICE AND DELIVERY COUNT!! Celebrating our 25th Year of Service! Recognized as Microsoft's 2013 Western Regional SMB Partner of the Year Award winner! Check out GHA, and learn why we moved up 157 spaces on CRN's Solution Provider 500 (previously the VAR Business 500) to number 172 in just two years! The Best Compensation Plan in the Industry! Our top Sales Professional...
Company Confidential Bakersfield, CA, 93301
Office Manager & Exp Biller for busy cardiology practice FT Mon-Fri. Bi-lingual a must. Please fax resume to 661-663-3708...
Bakersfield, CA, 93301
PRE-MADE TEAMS $10,000 Sign-On Bonus That You Don’t Have To Wait 3 Years For Call and learn how fast you can get started. 866-809-7374 At CRST Expedited, we’ve got the freight and pay package your teams needs. What else? Pay for all occasions: Layover. Drop-off, Vacation etc. New Trucks with Late-Model Longest length of haul in the industry Recruiters are standing by. Call 866-809-7374 t...
Company Confidential Bakersfield, CA, 93301
Truck Driver Class 'A' with Haz. Exp. End Dump/Roll Off. Pay DOE. Will train right person with good attitude, clean appearance, physically fit, clean DMV We offer Medical, Dental, 401K, Vacation and bonus. Please apply at: J. Torres Co. Inc 5810 S. Union Ave....
BAKERSFIELD, CA, 93305
UPS Freight is hiring individuals to work as Part-Time Dockworkers with a CDL license. This position that involves the physical moving of freight into and out of trailers in a timely manner, by handling the freight manually, or using a forklift or hand truck. Forklift experience is not required but preferred.This position also involves the driving of a tractor-trailer and the daily pick up and del...
Bakersfield, CA, 93305
Great Bonus Plan!!! SynFast Oil Change is looking for motivated and experienced Managers to work at any of our Bakersfield locations. If you share our passions for working with cars and working with customers to provide a highly satisfying experience, our company wants you. A Service Center Manager should have previous management experience in automotive or retail. We also have a comprehensive m...
Bakersfield, CA, 93304
Earthbound Trading Company is now looking for dynamic, high-energy people to join our team at the #454 Bakersfield location! Company Profile: Since 1994, Earthbound Trading Company has provided an eclectic assortment of products at great prices in an environment that creates a sense of adventure and variety for our customers. In order to create that sense of adventure we do several things that a...
Bakersfield, CA, 93304
Award-winning safety record, great time off options, higher pay. Call Us Today! 1-866-880-1693 ü Pay for up to 10 years of verified experience ü Practical mileage pay ü Regularly scheduled pay increases ü Detention pay after 1 hour ü APU’s and Elogs in all OTR trucks ü Home EVERY WEEKEND available in many areas ü Full benefits Opportunities include: National OTR – Regional - Local Compa...
Bakersfield, CA, 93304
Assistant Store Manager - Destination XL General Summary: The primary focus of the Assistant Store Manager is to support the Store Manager in creating and managing a team of customer service and product knowledge experts who are committed to building and sustaining a long term relationship with our customers by providing an environment that enhances the buying experience. The Assistant Store Man...
BAKERSFIELD, CA, 93304
Sears, Roebuck and Co., a member of the Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: SHLD) family of companies, is a leading broadline retailer providing merchandise and related services. Sears, Roebuck offers its wide range of home merchandise, apparel and automotive products and services through more than 2,700 Sears-branded and affiliated stores in the United States and Canada, which includes over 890 f...
Bakersfield, CA, 93389
Kern Schools Federal Credit Union in Bakersfield, CA is searching for a strong IT Security Director. The IT Security Director will have strategic oversight of all aspects of Kern Schools FCU’s security related to the internal functions of the information technology department. Oversight includes network systems, public facing delivery channels, software system and policy. This individual will work...
Company Confidential Bakersfield, CA, 93309
Administrative Assistant Qualified candidates must have at least 2 yrs. administrative or clerical experience, strong written comm. skills, as well as ability to effectively communicate with clients. Some exposure to the legal field or HR preferred. Must also have familiarity with internet usage involving light research, error-free typing at 50 wpm, and proficiency in MS Office. Position requires...
Bakersfield, CA, 93309
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 9:00am-1:00pm Volt will be holding in person interviews for the following positions: Warehouse Assoc./Order Selectors Stackers/Palletizers Production Line Workers Administrative/Accounting Medical Office/Medical Billing Customer Service Reps ALL POSITIONS REQUIRE PRIOR EXPERIENCE. Please bring resume, along with reference information. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. ...
Immediate start dates available for 13 week contracts or Per Diem Assignments in beautiful Northern California!!! Power Personnel is currently seeking ER Nurses for various hospitals in Northern California. Our agency is a Joint Commission Certified Health Care Staffing Company that offers competitive pay packages for the hottest jobs in California. We take pride in what we do and offer excellent...
ALAMEDA, CA EA Engineering, Science, and Technology, Inc., a nationwide environmental science and engineering consulting firm, is seeking a full-time Senior Engineer to join our newly established East Bay office in Alameda, CA. The position will lead and support contaminated sediment and other remediation projects throughout California and the West Coast under several existing long-term contract...
Bakersfield, CA, 93312
National Vision, Inc. is the nations’ fourth largest optical company in the United States. We currently operate more than 700 retail stores with over 6,500 associates! The NVI team is made up of a dynamic group of individuals who have chosen National Vision because we embrace a culture that offers our associates opportunities to continue to grow for many years. Join the fastest growing optical co...
Bakersfield, CA, 93312
National Vision, Inc. is the nations’ fourth largest optical company in the United States. We currently operate more than 700 retail stores with over 6,500 associates! The NVI team is made up of a dynamic group of individuals who have chosen National Vision because we embrace a culture that offers our associates opportunities to continue to grow for many years. Join the fastest growing optical co...
Bakersfield, CA, 93312
National Vision, Inc. is the nations’ fourth largest optical company in the United States. We currently operate more than 700 retail stores with over 6,500 associates! The NVI team is made up of a dynamic group of individuals who have chosen National Vision because we embrace a culture that offers our associates opportunities to continue to grow for many years. Join the fastest growing optical co...
Bakersfield, CA, 93312
Full Time Glenwood Gardens- 350 Calloway Drive, Bakersfield, CA 93312 A career with Brookdale has never been more rewarding! Brookdale is the only national full-spectrum senior living solutions company and committed to providing the best options for our over 110,000 residents we serve. The services that we offer ensure residents continue to live the lives that they want while also meeting all of...
Bakersfield, CA, 93312
Driver Needed Class B with hazmat. FT with Benefits. DMV print out req. Apply at: Barnes Welding Supply 5150 Rosedale Hwy. Bakersfield, CA...

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