Jobs in Fresno, California

Fresno, CA Employment Information

Fresno, California Overview

As California's fifth largest city and the largest city in California's Central Valley, Fresno is home to 509,000 residents. The surrounding metropolitan area has a population of 1,081,315 people. Fresno is home to Fresno Yosemite International Airport and a considerable number of military bases and training facilities. Fresno county formed after the Gold Rush in 1856; the city itself was founded in 1872 and incorporated in 1885. Fresno is one of California's major cities closest to Yosemite National Park.

The cost of living in Fresno is 3.4 percent below the national average, and 23.3 percent below the California average. The Fresno utilities index is the only one significantly above the national rate of 100, with a score of 134. The median home price is $175,500 and saw a 20.4 percent increase in 2013. Fresno's median home price is much lower than California's median, which the LA Times reports is over $400,000 in 2014. The median household income is $43,432, with a per capita income of $18,360.

Fresno Job Opportunities

The Fresno county area depends on agriculture for 25 percent of its jobs, for crops like cotton, grapes, tomatoes and peaches. Over 20,000 people work Fresno, CA jobs in the agriculture industry as farmers, laborers, inspectors and operators of equipment. The large agricultural industry also brings with it business, marketing and sales opportunities. If your expertise is in management or administration, look for agricultural business jobs to put your skill set to work in this large Fresno industry.

Four of the top five employers for Fresno jobs in the private sector are healthcare employers: Community Medical Center, St. Agnes Medical Center, Kaiser Permanente and the Children's Hospital Central California. Over 58,000 people are employed in the healthcare and education sector as of August 2014, according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics. If you're a healthcare worker and don't find jobs in Fresno, look at healthcare jobs in Clovis, California, as well.

Fresno County and the Fresno County Unified School District are also large employers for Fresno jobs. In addition, California State University's Fresno branch employs 4,851 people.

Fresno Employment Trends

Forbes reports that as of July 2014, the unemployment rate for jobs in Fresno, CA was 11.9 percent, above both the California unemployment rate of 7.4 percent, and the national unemployment rate of 5.9 percent, which the US Bureau of Labor and Statistics reported in September. However, Fresno saw 4.4 percent job growth in 2013, and has a projected annual growth of 3.1 percent.

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EXPERIENCED TRUCK DRIVERS NEW PERFORMANCE PAY INCENTIVES Call TODAY for more details! Start your career at Swift! Flatbed, Regional, Intermodal, and Over the Road opportunities are ready and available NOW. Call TODAY and start tomorrow! Great Miles = Great Pay Late-Model Equipment Available Regional Opportunities Great Career Path Paid Vacation Excellent Benefits If home is East of the M...
TRUCK DRIVER TRAINEES NEW PERFORMANCE PAY INCENTIVES Call TODAY for more details! Need a Class A CDL? Swift Academies offer PTDI certified courses and “Best-In-Class” training. Now offering scholarships to U.S. Veterans, National Guard and Reserves. Call TODAY for more details! Scholarships for Veterans New Academy Classes Weekly No Money Down or Credit Check Certified Mentors Ready and Ava...
TRUCK DRIVER TRAINEES NEW PERFORMANCE PAY INCENTIVES Call TODAY for more details! Need a Class A CDL? Swift Academies offer PTDI certified courses and “Best-In-Class” training. Now offering scholarships to U.S. Veterans, National Guard and Reserves. Call TODAY for more details! Scholarships for Veterans New Academy Classes Weekly No Money Down or Credit Check Certified Mentors Ready and Ava...
TRUCK DRIVER TRAINEES NEW PERFORMANCE PAY INCENTIVES Call TODAY for more details! Need a Class A CDL? Swift Academies offer PTDI certified courses and “Best-In-Class” training. Now offering scholarships to U.S. Veterans, National Guard and Reserves. Call TODAY for more details! Scholarships for Veterans New Academy Classes Weekly No Money Down or Credit Check Certified Mentors Ready and Ava...
TRUCK DRIVER TRAINEES NEW PERFORMANCE PAY INCENTIVES Call TODAY for more details! Need a Class A CDL? Swift Academies offer PTDI certified courses and “Best-In-Class” training. Now offering scholarships to U.S. Veterans, National Guard and Reserves. Call TODAY for more details! Scholarships for Veterans New Academy Classes Weekly No Money Down or Credit Check Certified Mentors Ready and Ava...
Fresno, CA
C.R. England is looking for entry level Truck Drivers, if you do not have a Class A license not to worry – We will help train you, and place you…Guaranteed! Become a Class A CDL Truck Driver with C.R. England! At C.R. England, we have had successful Truck Drivers from various industries and job types. Whether you are currently working in Construction, Maintenance, Manufacturing, Security, Transpo...
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...
Outside Sales – Online Media – Manage Existing Clients Resumes to ***** Searching for Sales Professionals serious about their future and career.... Actual Year 1 average earnings $60,000- $100,000++ Our client is a leader in providing information resources for the construction community. The construction industry and architects find my client useful to search for and locate prod...
Fresno, CA, 93792
CareersUSA, a leader in the staffing industry for over 34 years, has another job opportunity for you: Our client is seeking a Plant Worker in Fresno, CA. Earn $10.00 per hour at this full-time, temporary position. Work 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday, 12:00 PM - 8:30 PM with overtime hours on an as needed basis. Job Description: Moving boxes Cleaning boxes Shipping & Receiving Load...
EXPERIENCED TRUCK DRIVERS NEW PERFORMANCE PAY INCENTIVES Call TODAY for more details! Start your career at Swift! Flatbed, Regional, Intermodal, and Over the Road opportunities are ready and available NOW. Call TODAY and start tomorrow! Great Miles = Great Pay Late-Model Equipment Available Regional Opportunities Great Career Path Paid Vacation Excellent Benefits If home is East of the M...
TRUCK DRIVER TRAINEES NEW PERFORMANCE PAY INCENTIVES Call TODAY for more details! Need a Class A CDL? Swift Academies offer PTDI certified courses and “Best-In-Class” training. Now offering scholarships to U.S. Veterans, National Guard and Reserves. Call TODAY for more details! Scholarships for Veterans New Academy Classes Weekly No Money Down or Credit Check Certified Mentors Ready and Ava...
Fresno, CA, 93650
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...
Fresno, CA, 93650
New Year, New Pay! Watch your $$$ grow in 2015! Making More Just Makes Sense At CRST Expedited, we’ve got the freight and pay package your team needs. What else? Call and learn how fast you can get started. 866-809-7374 Pay for all occasions: Layover. Drop-off, Vacation etc. New Trucks with Late-Model Longest length of haul in the industry As an experienced driver you can make more as a l...
Fresno, CA, 93650
New Year, New Pay! Watch your $$$ Grow in 2015! See the country on our dime. Did you know you can earn more than $50k a year as a truck driver? Call and learn how fast you can get started. 866-774-0523 No experience needed. No experience. No Problem! Get paid to train. In as little as two to three weeks of sponsored training and you’ll be on the road, traveling the country, as a licensed truc...
Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts — a leading Bay Area healthcare educational institution offering an extensive variety of healthcare programs such as Vocational Nurse, Ultrasound Technology, Radiologic Technology, MRI Technology, Psychiatric Technician, Phlebotomy Technician, Physical Therapist Assistant, and Medical Assistant. We are currently looking for an Ultrasound Program Coordinator for our...
Fresno, CA, 93725
Brenntagis the worldwide leader in chemical distribution with over 130 years in business. We are looking for an individual who loves challenge and is interested in joining our team as a Mini Bulk Service Technician. This position is located at our Fresno branch. This individual will be responsible for repairing and maintaining machinery, build, install and provide maintenance services on all Mini...
Fresno, CA, 93725
JOB SUMMARY: Candidate will possess personal knowledge and skills to perform preventative maintenance and fabrication of transportation trailers, tanks and other equipment. Will properly diagnose and perform necessary repairs to non-power equipment, including air brake systems and electrical systems. Schedules include Monday through Saturday. An attractive pay and benefits package is offered. Uni...
Fresno, CA, 93725
Local Independent Petroleum Distributor has an immediate Full-Time position for a Truck and Trailer driver in the Fresno, CA area. Job Purpose: Delivers items by preparing, loading, unloading, operating, and cleaning a truck; developing sales; maintaining records. Duties: * Prepares truck for operation by inspecting general condition; checking fluid levels and tire pressure; obtaining or sched...
Fresno, CA, 93720
Working for Pacific Service Credit Union Work for one of the largest credit unions in the country! We are looking for energetic and enthusiastic people who want to work as part of our team. We are located in Concord, California. Work schedules are Monday through Friday, generally 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., with some alternate work schedules. All openings are full time and located at 3000 Clayton Road in C...
Fresno, CA
Job Number : 71346254 Description JOB OVERVIEW: The Fragrance Sales Associate is responsible for providing professional services to customers by selling and demonstrating fragrances and related items, as well as contributing to the success of the department through achieving personal sales goals. Perform other duties as assigned. The summary below may not include all the essential functions an...

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