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Modesto, California Overview

"Modesto" is Spanish for "modest," and indeed, Modesto, California is a modest city in the northern part of the state. Its population is around 200,000, making it California's 18th largest city. When they think of Modesto, many people immediately recall the film "American Graffiti," which takes place in the city.Modesto isn't the best town for beach lovers, since it is a couple of hours away from the coast. It does have pleasant weather, however, and the lush farmland around the city gives it a laid-back feeling.

Modesto Job Opportunities

While the city has employment opportunities suited to fit a range of talents and specialties, Manufacturing jobs in Modesto are generally the easiest to come by. According to the City of Modesto's government website, the company with the most employees in the area is E & J Wine Gallery, which has over 3,000 employees. Seneca, Del Monte Foods and Stanislaus Food Products are also major employers.Modesto also welcomes those whose job preferences fall outside the realm of manufacturing and agriculture. The second largest employer in the city is Memorial Medical Center. Education jobs in Modesto are also readily available; the Modesty City Schools and the Modesto Junior College often look for talented individuals to add to their staffs.

There are a few popular tourist spots in Modesto, which open up seasonal job opportunities.

Modesto Employment Trends

The nation's unemployment rate is 6.3 percent; Modesto's unemployment rate is roughly 12 percent, almost double the national average. According to Forbes, projected job growth in Modesto is 2.7 percent.

The less than ideal employment situation in Modesto has given rise to many of the city's inhabitants having to face a long commute to get to work. Modesto ranked 25th on's list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of workers with very long commute times (90 or more minutes) (population 50,000+)."

Modesto Cost of Living

For some job seekers, the relatively low cost of living in Modesto (which is slightly above the national average) may make commuting a long distance to work worth the time and effort. This is especially true for those whose employment takes them to San Francisco, which, according to, has a cost of living that is almost two and a half times greater than the national average.

Modesto is indeed a modest city, but skilled job seekers who know where to look can find stable employment there and enjoy the area's natural beauty.


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Modesto, CA, 95354
FINANCIAL SERVICES REPRESENTATIVE eVision Investments is a financial services firm with the corporate office located in Modesto, California. We are currently expanding throughout California’s Central Valley. Our firm is experiencing rapid growth and we are looking for licensed and non-licensed agents to help with the increased volume. We are looking for individuals with strong communication and ...
Modesto, CA, 95354
Essential Job Functions: Service, operate, maintain, overhaul and monitor sheet feeder, presses, compound liners, elevators, conveyors, compound system, and such other pieces of quipment as assigned. Responsible for production of standard quality ends as defined in our quality standards. Perform inspection procedures at the scheduled intervals, enter the corresponding data into a Windows based ...
MODESTO, CA, 95354
UPS Freight Truckload is hiring individuals to work as Full-time Dedicated OTR Dry Van Drivers. This position involves the driving of a tractor-trailer for the over-the-road delivery of freight to two or more locations. Dedicated drivers are primarily assigned to run freight for one customer, and may be assigned to an operation based at a specific customer location. These drivers are normally on t...
Modesto, CA, 95354
Leverage the leads, technology, system, and support independent agents affiliated with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage on the Powered by Zip Team receive to help drive your business! Did you know: · According to the National Association of REALTORS®, 92% of homebuyers use the Internet when searching for homes? Coldwell Banker Powered by Zip can help you dominate the Web! · 70% of sellers ...
Modesto, CA, 95354
Position Summary An Industrial Electrician to maintain a state-of-the-art, two-piece can manufacturing line. Shifts are 8 hours per day with overtime on weekends and holidays as needed. A strong work ethic and related experience in a manufacturing environment are required. Essential Job Functions 1. Troubleshoot, repair, maintain, & upgrade all electrical systems within the plant. 2. Adhere to...
Modesto, CA, 95354
Position Summary ABM a leading provider of integrated facility services is currently taking applications for Bakery Production Workers in our Modesto, Ca Bread Baking facility. Our client is the leading producer of breads, buns, rolls, snack cakes and pastries, which are distributed fresh to foodservice and retail customers in the Southeast, Mid-Atlantic, and Southwest, as well as select markets ...
Modesto, CA, 95354
Position Summary Qualified candidates will have a strong sense of urgency, possess sharp attention to detail and have a desire to be a part of a winning team, previous commercial baking experience including the operation of bread, bun/roll, and/or muffin production with a focus on dough mixing and developing, dividing, and/or oven operation is preferred but not a requirement. The production oper...
Modesto, CA, 95350
New Year, New Pay! Watch your $$$ grow in 2015! Making More Just Makes Sense At CRST Expedited, we’ve got the freight and pay package your team needs. What else? Call and learn how fast you can get started. 866-809-7374 Pay for all occasions: Layover. Drop-off, Vacation etc. New Trucks with Late-Model Longest length of haul in the industry As an experienced driver you can make more as a l...
Modesto, CA, 95350
New Year, New Pay! Watch your $$$ 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...
Modesto, CA, 95350
New Year, New Pay! Watch your $$$ Grow in 2015! Just earn your CDL-A? Call now to learn more about our new pay increase! 866-798-4497 You've just received your Class-A CDL trucking license. Now what? Now get driving! We've got the miles, benefits, and driver support you're looking for. Best of all, we’ll sweeten the deal with tuition reimbursement, just for you to launch your career in the righ...
Modesto, CA, 95350
Company Description DeltaTRAK, Inc. is an industry leader in cold chain management solutions, environmental monitoring instruments and food safety products. DeltaTRAK delivers our strategic partners in the food and food service, as well as life sciences, chemical, aerospace industries the ability to track and trace their assets through their entire life cycle. Our industry reputation for cutting ...
Modesto, CA, 95350
CLINICAL MANAGER-RN Optimal Health Services has been providing compassionate health care services in home settings for almost thirty years. Optimal Health Services prides itself on quality care and offering a working environment which promotes professionalism and flexibility. We have an exciting opportunity for a Clinical Manager to supervise and direct the skilled nursing and therapeutic servic...
Modesto, CA, 95350
On any given day, Sutter Care at Home (SCAH) touches the lives of thousands of individuals by bringing health care directly to our patient's home - where most people chose to receive their care. Sutter Care at Home is one of the largest not-for-profit home health care and hospice agencies in Northern California. Founded in 1906, SCAH is committed to compassion and excellence through home health c...
Required Qualifications: 7 + years of Workers' Compensation indemnity claims handling experience Excellent written and verbal communication skills Must pass criminal background/credit check Claims review of client(s) workers' compensation program, progression and results Work with client(s) to establish and implement return to work programs Confirm and communicate established medical provide...
Company Confidential Modesto, CA, 95356
In search of an Associate Dentist to join our team. Full/part time. We have a great support team, and our dental assistants are some of the best around. 1 year experience preferred, but not required....
Modesto, CA, 95357
Job Description Supply Chain & Planning Coordinator Date: January 2015 Department: Administration Reports To: Supply Chain & Customer Service Manager Direct Reports: None Mission: the main purpose of this position is to efficiently coordinate job components, data analysis, data entry and job tracking in the operations which allow us to meet customer quality, cost and delivery expectations. ...
Job Req # 427706 ConsumerProducts/Industrial Manufacturing Company is looking for: POSITION: Manufacturing Project Engineer LOCATION: Salida, CA Area (Central CA 75 miles south of Sacramento) SALARY: 80-105K (depending on years of experience) DEGREE: Required EXPERIENCE: 7+ Years RELOCATION: Lump Sum Available SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS Projectengineering including process and packaging, e...
Job Req # 432071 ConsumerProducts/Industrial Manufacturing Company is looking for: POSITION: Field Maintenance Supervisor (Manufacturing) LOCATION: Salida, CA Area (Modesto Area) SALARY: $80-90K DEGREE: NotRequired EXPERIENCE: 3-5 years Manufacturing LineMaintenance Supervision RELOCATION: Available SHIFT: Day Shift TRAVEL: PaidExpenses.Company Vehicle. Thisposition will require travel th...
Modesto, CA, 95358
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Business Systems Analyst Modesto, CA Full-Time Up to $110,000 Apply Apply Business Systems Analyst Modesto, CA Full-Time Up to $110,000 Apply Job Details If you are a Business Systems Analyst with experience, please read on! Top Reasons to Work with Us 1. Large packaging and logistics company!...
Modesto, CA, 95358
Customer Sales & Service Reps (Modesto, CA) Job Summary Vivint has been recognized by Forbes as one of America’s Most Promising Companies. Our smart-home consultants must be excited about fulfilling our company mission of protecting families, providing energy efficient solutions, and simplifying lives through our home automation technology. We educate potential customers about our products thro...

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