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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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Company Confidential Bakersfield, CA, 93301
Telemarketers/ Predictive Dialer Exp Pref'd, 661-323-7875...
Bakersfield, CA, 93301
Driver/Direct Care Staff Kern Adult Program is seeking a highly motivated individual to transport and provide direct care services for adults with developmental disabilities in a day program setting. 6 mo. exp. preferred; M-F; Apply in person at 2900 Eye St. E.O.E...
Company Confidential Bakersfield, CA, 93301
CARE PROVIDER - SLS For DD Adults. Must be able to work a variable schedule. Part Time shifts avail days, nights, wknds & holidays.EXP'D CARE PROVIDER. Drug screen, no criminal record. No calls, apply in person M-F, 9-3, 3553 San Dimas St...
Bakersfield, CA, 93301
Bindery Operator Experience preferred. Full Time position with benefits. Sierra Printers Call 661-322-6128 or send resume to 901 19th St., Bakersfield, CA 93301...
Bakersfield, CA, 93301
Kern Community College District Admissions & Records Assistant, Short-term/Temporary Under the direction of an assigned supervisor, perform a variety of clerical duties in the Admissions and Records Office; to provide information about the college to faculty, staff, students and the general public. Education and Experience Any combination equivalent to: graduation from high school AND two year...
Bakersfield, CA, 93301
Kern Community College District Interim Clean Energy Training Manager - Contingent on Funding Under the direction of the Director, Clean Energy Center, the Training Manager will oversee and conduct training, curriculum development and training program planning activities related to Economic and Workforce Development training programs; and will train and manage training staff. This position is co...
Company Confidential Bakersfield, CA, 93305
Hotline Worker at Alliance Against Family Violence & Sexual Assault FT w/ benefits. AA in related field or one year equivalent work experience required. Clean DMV and drug screen. Please apply at 1600 E. Truxtun Ave. EOE...
Bakersfield, CA, 93305
Child Development Teacher, FT/w benefits, knowledgeable in Title 22 and Title 5 regulations, w/ Current California Child Development Teacher Permit. Physical, TB test, CPR/First Aid certification, and a Background Check through Community Care Licensing. EOE Apply at Bakersfield Homeless Center 1600 E. Truxtun Ave....
Bakersfield, CA, 93305
We are looking for enthusiastic, career-minded, motivated individuals to become independent insurance sales representatives, working in a professional business-to-business sales environment. As an independent insurance agent representing Aflac, you’ll have the opportunity to build your own business and enjoy a flexible work schedule, while being backed with the support of a Fortune 500 company and...
UPS is hiring individuals to work as temporary, seasonal Driver Helpers. This is a physical, fast-paced, outdoor position that involves continual lifting, lowering and carrying packages that typically weigh 25 - 35 lbs. and may weigh up to 70 lbs. It requires excellent customer contact skills and a lot of walking. As a Driver Helper you will not drive the delivery vehicle but assist the driver in...
UPS is hiring individuals to work as temporary, seasonal Driver Helpers. This is a physical, fast-paced, outdoor position that involves continual lifting, lowering and carrying packages that typically weigh 25 - 35 lbs. and may weigh up to 70 lbs. It requires excellent customer contact skills and a lot of walking. As a Driver Helper you will not drive the delivery vehicle but assist the driver in...
Bakersfield, CA, 93305
Preschool Teacher Discovery Depot Child Care is seeking a qualified nurturing individual to work with children ages 2 - 5 years. Position is FT w/benefits, Teacher Permit and/or Site Supervisor Permit & 2 years' experience is required. Physical &TB Test with last 12 month. First Aid/CPR certification, Valid Driver's license, Clean Drug Screen/Background, EOE Apply in person at: Bakersfield Hom...
Company Confidential Bakersfield, CA, 93305
Employment Services Supervisor FT w/benefits, individual to assist homeless unemployed persons find & maintain adequate employment, supervise employment program. BA or 2 yrs. exp. Clean, valid DMV & drug screen. EOE 1600 E. Truxtun Ave....
The Center Medical and Laboratory Director works under the supervision of the Division Medical Director, for professional competency matters, and the Center Management, for administrative matters. It is his/her responsibility to follow and be compliant with the guidelines and regulations of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the company’s Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), and all applic...
Bakersfield, CA, 93304
RN's and LVN's Full Time Day's and PM shifts Apply at: 1801 Julian Ave Bakersfield, Ca. 93304...
Bakersfield, CA, 93304
Sales Management Trainee Looking to use your skills with an industry leader? In the Enterprise Management Training Program, you can use those talents on a daily basis as you interact and do business with customers and business partners alike. You’ll also be taught how to lead a sales team, be responsible for P&L, and develop a plan to grow the business – all while honing your management, customer...
Bakersfield, CA, 93304
Sales Management Trainee Looking to use your skills with an industry leader? In the Enterprise Management Training Program, you can use those talents on a daily basis as you interact and do business with customers and business partners alike. You’ll also be taught how to lead a sales team, be responsible for P&L, and develop a plan to grow the business – all while honing your management, customer...
Bakersfield, CA, 93304
Sales Management Trainee Looking to use your skills with an industry leader? In the Enterprise Management Training Program, you can use those talents on a daily basis as you interact and do business with customers and business partners alike. You’ll also be taught how to lead a sales team, be responsible for P&L, and develop a plan to grow the business – all while honing your management, customer...
Bakersfield, CA, 93304
Sales Management Trainee Looking to use your skills with an industry leader? In the Enterprise Management Training Program, you can use those talents on a daily basis as you interact and do business with customers and business partners alike. You’ll also be taught how to lead a sales team, be responsible for P&L, and develop a plan to grow the business – all while honing your management, customer...
Bakersfield, CA, 93389
Kern Schools Federal Credit Union, is seeking an Information Security Officer. Kern Schools, is a community based credit union with nearly $1.3 billion in assets and 12 branches, serves over 160,000 members in the Bakersfield, CA area. The Information Security Officer will ensure that the Credit Union’s information is sound, responsibilities include: safeguarding the credit union’s data, ensuring ...

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