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Modesto, CA Employment Information

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
Position Summary ABM a leading provider of integrated facility services is currently taking applications for Sanitation Workers in our Modesto- 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 in Califor...
Modesto, CA, 95354
Job Description: STANISLAUS FOOD PRODUCTS, the Food service industry leader in “Packed from Fresh Tomato Not from Concentrate”, continues to grow and has immediate openings for Electricians in the Modesto area. Job Requirements: -Must be able to show past experience in trouble shooting & repairing failures -Familiar with 480/240V and control circuitry -Capable of lay-out, fabrication and inst...
Modesto, CA, 95354
Our focus is business owners. Is yours? BBSI helps business owners to focus on their business. We eliminate organizational complexity and bring predictability to the management of their business. We offer outsourced HR, risk management, payroll administration and recruiting to small-and medium-sized businesses. We combine expert knowledge with industry-leading solutions allowing business owners t...
Modesto, CA, 95350
COMPANY OVERVIEW: SNF Holding Company, the USA subsidiary of France based SPCM SA, was founded in 1986 and is a privately held Specialty Chemical Company. As the world’s largest water-soluble polymer manufacturer, we produce products which are used to treat water – one of our most precious resources. Headquartered near Savannah, Georgia, we serve municipal water treatment facilities and the manuf...
Modesto, CA, 95350
Position Description: APS Healthcare, a subsidiary of Universal American, is a healthcare company with over two decades of pioneering innovative collaborations between patients, doctors and our company that produce healthy outcomes for all. Universal American is a New York Stock Exchange company with annual revenues of more than $2 billion. Through our family of healthcare companies, we provide h...
Modesto, CA, 95350
State Farm Insurance and Financial Services Agent The State Farm Agent Opportunity. Join the nation's leading auto and home insurance company as a State Farm Agent and experience personal success running your own agency in your own community. State Farm, ranked in the top 50 on the Fortune 500 list of companies, is seeking individuals with an entrepreneurial spirit and the desire to work in Mod...
Modesto, CA, 95350
Relationship Manager Heartland Payment Systems Compensation: Commissions/Residuals Company Description Heartland Payment Systems, Inc. (NYSE: HPY), delivers credit/debit/prepaid card processing, gift marketing and loyalty programs, payroll and related business solutions to more than 250,000 business locations nationwide. A FORTUNE 1000 company, Heartland is the founding supporter of The Mercha...
Modesto, CA, 95350
Sears, Roebuck and Co., a member of the Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: SHLD) family of companies, is a leading broadline retailer providing merchandise and related services. Sears, Roebuck offers its wide range of home merchandise, apparel and automotive products and services through more than 2,700 Sears-branded and affiliated stores in the United States and Canada, which includes over 890 f...
Modesto, CA, 95350
We are seeking an individual with a strong technical background and proven field service and control system start-up experience to join our team. Location: Candidate may be located in the Western US, preferably in California Starting Salary: $85,000 to $100,000, depending on capabilities Travel: 75% and up Work site: Projects primarily in California, with some travel nationally Your Role Rep...
Modesto, CA, 95350
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Retinal Specialist Modesto, CA Full-Time $140,000 - $350,000 Apply Apply Retinal Specialist Modesto, CA Full-Time $140,000 - $350,000 Apply Job Details If you are a Retinal Specialist with experience, please read on! Based in Modesto, CA established in 2000, we are a full service eye and vision...
Modesto, CA, 95350
Mom365 Newborn Photographer Job Description Mom365 photographer interacts with moms, families, and our hospital partners to provide a delightful experience of capturing the newborn’s first moments. If you are self-motivated, like flexible hours and working independently, Mom365 is looking for you! Earn commission on selling products and services to Moms and Families. Great customer service and s...
Maxim is looking for ER RNs to work a 13 week contract in a very nice hospital in Modesto, CA. The position will be 36 hours per week on varied shifts. Pay will depend on experience and stipend packages for travelers will include many tax free incentives. Modesto is a great place to work, diverse and resembles a metropolitan city but still maintains a small town charm. Considered the culture hub o...
Modesto, CA, 95350
The Staffing Supervisor is responsible for providing best-in-class to Kelly-s customers and temporary employees. Customer-related service includes taking and filling orders, managing the order life cycle, resolving problems, and developing business through customer service calls and marketing candidates proactively. Temporary employee-related service includes recruiting, screening, hiring, trainin...
Modesto, CA, 95350
MAKE AN IMPACT! JOIN OUR GROWING SALES TEAM! Our sales representatives have the best of both worlds: they work independently from a home office, set their own schedules, manage their own customer relationships and target new prospects, all with the training, support and resources of Lawson Products, a well-established and respected industry leader. A successful Lawson Products Sales Representati...
Company Confidential Modesto, CA, 95350
JOB SUMMARY Plans, coordinates, and analyzes maintenance processes and administers preventive maintenance program in a food processing plant by performing the following duties: · Understands and uses the computerized maintenance management system (CMMS). · Develops, evaluates, and improves maintenance methods. · Analyzes and plans maintenance work force utilization, requirements, and workflow,...
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...
Modesto, CA, 95350
Located in Modesto, Memorial Medical Center opened on May 1, 1970. Licensed for 313 acute care beds, the facility is part of Memorial Hospitals Association, a not-for-profit organization that exists to maintain and improve the health status of citizens in greater Stanislaus County. Memorial affiliated with Sutter Health in 1996 and is accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthca...
Company Confidential Modesto, CA, 95355
Management - Entry Level Guaranteed Hourly plus Bonuses, Travel Opportunity Tracy, Ca Dynamite Marketing is looking for entry level candidates wanting to begin their career in promotional sales and marketing. Ideal candidates will have leadership, communication & entry level management skills. This position is Entry Level, so ALL experience levels will be considered. We Do Not Hire Managers, W...
Modesto, CA, 95355
Medical Scribe Services (MSS) is an industry leader in providing comprehensive scribe staffing services to hospitals, emergency rooms, and physician groups nationwide. Our scribe service gives doctors more time with their patients and makes the transition to electronic medical records seamless and efficient. Are you looking for a part-time job (ideal for health science students and those looking t...
Maxim is looking for ICU RNs to work a 13 week contract in a very nice hospital in Modesto, CA. The position will be 36 hours per week on varied shifts. Pay will depend on experience and stipend packages for travelers will include many tax free incentives. Modesto is a great place to work, diverse and resembles a metropolitan city but still maintains a small town charm. Considered the culture hub ...

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