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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
ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT/ RECEPTIONIST F/T. Needed for local Architectural Office. Responsibilities include front office reception, administrative support, cost accounting, and invoicing. Candidates must be proficient in Microsoft Word & Excel. Prior exp. in similar, construction related fields is pref'd. Please, send resumes to: dholdsworth@ ksagrouparchitects .com...
Bakersfield, CA, 93301
TRUCK DRIVERS Destiny Transportation 2 yrs driving and Reefer exp. Loads In CA & going to 11 Western States. Starts at $0.39 per mile driven. 2013 & 2014 Trucks. Call Sergio @ (831) 750-7296 www. elitetransportation.net...
Bakersfield, CA, 93301
LOOKING FOR A GREAT CAREER? COME JOIN AN INDUSTRY LEADER !! Raymond Handling Solutions has openings for experienced field service forklift mechanics in the Bakersfield area. This position will work out of our Valencia, CA branch. The field mechanic services and repairs electric and propane forklifts at customer locations. To be considered, an applicant should have a minimum of two years' field e...
Company Confidential Bakersfield, CA, 93301
Office Manager & Biller - exp'd for busy cardiology practice. FT Full benefits, pay DOE. Bilingual pref'd. Email resume to ***** fax resume to 888-875-9742...
Bakersfield, CA, 93301
Kern Community College District Assistant Director of Outreach and School Relations The Assistant Director of Outreach and School Relations, at Bakersfield College will plan, manage and direct the College’s outreach services for placement and testing at High School campuses in the area. Represents the College by establishing and managing agreements and developing professional testing partnership...
Bakersfield, CA, 93301
Position Summary Responsible for performing general cleaning and upkeep of assigned area within a specific building. Specific tasks are not guaranteed, therefore, must be flexible in performing assigned duties as outlined below: Essential Duties Empty, clean all waste receptacles, and remove waste paper and rubbish from the premises to designated area; damp wipe receptacles as necessary. Empty...
Bakersfield, CA, 93305
General Summary: This position contributes to the success of the Pepsi Beverages Company by certifying pallet inventory in a fast-paced Warehouse Operation Major Tasks, Key Responsibilities and Key Accountabilities : Certify all audit pallets with Voice QC Keep accurate records of certified loads transported out of the facility for a DSD delivery Check that all pallets built by "Loaders" are ...
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...
. Numerous Oil and Gas Job Opportunities - Our clients are adding significant numbers of talented individuals to their teams NOW. Candidates typically have 5-15+ years experience in the upstream oil and gas industry (those activities related to oil exploration and production) in one or more of the following disciplines. Our clients located in the Central Valley of California (Bakersfield) where ...
. Numerous Oil and Gas Job Opportunities - Our clients are adding significant numbers of talented individuals to their teams NOW. Candidates typically have 5-15+ years experience in the upstream oil and gas industry (those activities related to oil exploration and production) in one or more of the following disciplines. Our clients located in the Central Valley of California (Bakersfield) where ...
Company Confidential Bakersfield, CA, 93309
Payroll/A/P Clerk Full-time. 3+ years exp. with in-house P/R and A/P. Excellent communication and organizational skills are essential. Proficient in Microsoft Office and Quickbooks preferred. Submit resume with salary history to: ***** or mail to PO BOX 2700 Bakersfield CA 93303, Attn: HR Director. Reference Job #10-0151 AGM is an EOE...
Bakersfield, CA, 93309
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Chief Clinical Services Officer Bakersfield, CA Full-Time $175,000 - $225,000 Apply Apply Chief Clinical Services Officer Bakersfield, CA Full-Time $175,000 - $225,000 Apply Job Details If you are a Chief Clinical Services Officer with experience in a FQHC Clinic, please read on! Top Reasons to...
Bakersfield, CA, 93309
Do you have a passion for what you do in education? Do you enjoy mentoring others and coaching people to be successful in your career? Have you considered being an instructor? Apply today! INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY INSTRUCTOR (PART-TIME) Minimum qualifications: Electrical or PLC vocation certification preferred. Vocational courses specific to Industrial Technology: a Minimum of 2 years’ experience ...
Bakersfield, CA, 93309
Job Description: This Production Manager Position Features: - Great compensation up to 50,000 K - Growth within the company Rewarding position as production manager for well-known organization. This manufacturing company is currently in need of a Production Manager in their warehouse department. The company is needing the applicant to have at least 3-5 years of previous management experience w...
Bakersfield, CA, 93309
Position Summary Responsible for performing general cleaning and upkeep of assigned area within a specific building. Specific tasks are not guaranteed, therefore, must be flexible in performing assigned duties as outlined below: Essential Duties Empty, clean all waste receptacles, and remove waste paper and rubbish from the premises to designated area; damp wipe receptacles as necessary. Empty...
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
Position Summary Responsible for performing general cleaning and upkeep of assigned area within a specific building. Specific tasks are not guaranteed, therefore, must be flexible in performing assigned duties as outlined below: Essential Duties Empty, clean all waste receptacles, and remove waste paper and rubbish from the premises to designated area; damp wipe receptacles as necessary. Empty...
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...

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