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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
Residential Resale Representative Company Overview: The ADT Corporation (NYSE: ADT) is a leading provider of electronic security, interactive home and business automation and monitoring services for residences and small businesses in the United States and Canada. ADT's broad and pioneering set of products and services, including ADT Pulse interactive home and business solutions, and home health ...
BAKERSFIELD, CA
Now is a great time to look at Snap-on Tools franchise ownership. A Snap-on Tools franchise is a unique opportunity to own your own business. With over 90 years in business, ours is a given business model that provides: initial training, the #1 product in the category (Frost & Sullivan, 2013), a protected list of calls and an opportunity to grow your business. Snap-on Tools was rated one of the t...
Bakersfield, CA
Rabobank, N.A. has an exciting opportunity for a Divisional Branch Administration Officer! This position can be located at any of our Rabobank, N.A. locations (Bakersfield, Salinas or Ventura preferred). This position will ensure that the Retail branch staff across his or her area of geographic responsibility is adhering to all core operational and compliance policies. This critical function will ...
Bakersfield, CA
Judge Healthcare is actively seeking an ICU Nurse in Bakersfield, CA for California's most premiere managed care organization!! The right candidate must possess the following qualifications: Active RN license in the state of California. BLS/ACLS certified (may get certs. at time of hire). 1-2 years' of RECENT experience required. Hospital/Medical Center experience REQUIRED. Please send your ...
Bakersfield, CA, 93301
CLASS A DRIVERS NOW HIRING! F/T, Year Round, Benefits, Bonus! Home Every Night! (800) 289-1639 WWW.YCTINC.COM...
Bakersfield, CA, 93301
SCHOOL BUS DRIVERS Kern High School District is accepting applications for School Bus Drivers, $16.33 - $18.00 hourly (depending on experience). Must possess a California Special Driver Certificate. Must submit an H-6 (ten year driving record) with application. Contact Kern High School District, Transportation Department at 3701 East Belle Terrace, Suite "C" Bakersfield, Ca. 93307 or apply on...
Bakersfield, CA, 93301
Job Description: This Educator- RN Position Features: ? Great Company ? Great Benefits ? Pay up to $40/hr Immediate need for an Educator- RN seeking great company and great benefits. Ability to work with diverse ethnic backgrounds and work in a fast-paced environment will be keys to success in this prestigious, well-known organization. Will be responsible for the clinical teaching of assistan...
Bakersfield, CA, 93301
Sales / Account Executive About the Job If you are a confident and highly motivated individual looking for a great sales opportunity with uncapped earnings and growth potential, join our Sales team at Central Payment! We are seeking energetic and entrepreneurial Outsides Sales Reps to market our credit card processing services and social media tools to businesses across the country. Responsibil...
Bakersfield, CA, 93301
CITY BODY WORKS Is currently accepting applications for: BODY REPAIRMAN 4 days/week. Must be exp'd & have own tools. Apply at 800 20th St....
Bakersfield, CA, 93301
Support Staff for SLS Agency. Must pass background & drug test. Open to various shifts. Must have own car & insurance & be able to work w/adults w/ special needs. Apply at 1919 Truxtun Ave with insurance & photo ID...
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LINE COOKS "We'll BEAT your pay!" Now Hiring Exp'd. Line Cooks Call (661)706-5805 to speak with a manager. An EOE M/F/D/V...
Bakersfield, CA, 93301
EMS Now Hiring: Heavy Equip. Operators, CDL/ Hydrovac Operators, Skilled & General Labor Send resume to: *****...
Company Confidential Bakersfield, CA, 93301
Security Need both Armed Officers & Officers w/ baton /pepper spray. Apply at 403 18th Str Mon-Friday 3-5pm...
Company Confidential Bakersfield, CA, 93301
EXP LICENSED NEW HOME AGENT for new Bakersfield community SAL + commission 2 yrs exp required Fax resume to: 209-473-5190...
Company Confidential Bakersfield, CA, 93301
OFFICE LEASING MANAGER Leasing exp. & computer knowledge req'd. Part time please fax resume to (661) 325-4807...
Bakersfield, CA, 93301
Package Handler: Lifting up to 40 lbs. Requires bending, stooping, lifting, and reaching. Loading delivery trucks with packages. Check labeling on packages, pulling orders, use pallet jacks, read bills of lading, and count inventory. Runner: Ride with delivery driver to deliver packages. Very physical and demanding job. Short term assignment for the Holiday season. Please contact Maria at Manpower...
Bakersfield, CA, 93301
Solar Sales Reps! Join the future with a rapidly-growing Solar Company expanding into Bakersfield. Motivated entry level to seasoned sales pros welcome to apply. Email ***** or call 818-488-8915 and ask for Brenda...
Bakersfield, CA, 93301
Pacific Surveys, LLC is looking for an experienced wireline engineer. Three year minimum in either cased or open hole well logging. Competitive compensation package with full health benefits, 401K, bonus. Must have knowledge of the "Warrior" acquisition system and be proficient in some log analysis....
Bakersfield, CA, 93301
DELIVERY DRIVER Attention college students! Do you have a car, license & insurance? Are you avail. from 10:30am- 1:00pm Mon-Fri? Would you like to make $100- $200/week? If so, please fill out application or bring resume to: FOOD EX 2436 Oak Street...
Bakersfield, CA, 93301
Tasteful Selections, LLC is now taking applications for: MAINTENANCE SCHEDULER Based in Bakersfield, CA, this position will be responsible for maintaining the inventory of parts for the farms and packaging operations, including maintaining parts inventory levels using software, placing orders for parts, communicating with vendors, maintaining purchase order records as well as schedule preventa...

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