Jobs in San Francisco, California

San Francisco, CA Employment Information

San Francisco Employment Overview

San Francisco has seen a lot of improvement in their job market. They recently discovered that they are adding more jobs than originally estimated. The San Francisco Bay area has seen as much as a 3.2 percent increase in jobs. Other areas in the Bay area have fared well too. The current unemployment rate is at 5.2 percent. With tourism to the area, the service industries are thriving and hiring new employees, even though these industries tend to have a high turnover rate. Many technology firms have made their home in the area and have seen an increase in hiring.

San Francisco Job Market

The two largest job industries in San Francisco right now are in the tourism and technology career sectors, although almost all areas of the economy are experiencing some sort of growth. San Francisco is a popular travel destination for people around the world. There are many job openings in the service industries such as hotels, restaurants and recreational attractions like museums and tourist sites. San Francisco offers employees the chance to find jobs in the technological industry from computer programming jobs to information technology jobs. The technology sector in San Francisco accounts for a lot of the recent job growth in the Bay Area.

San Francisco Employment Trends

In 2008, San Francisco suffered along with the rest of the country as it slipped into one of the worst recessions in modern times. Even their tourism sector suffered as people around the world found themselves no longer willing to travel for vacations. Their technology industry was hit hard as companies downsized and people were laid off. However, this city has enjoyed a promising job growth in most fields since 2010, especially in the service industries, retail stores and technology firms. Predictions show these trends continuing through 2014 and beyond. However, some people have found that they are faced with either contract work or part-time hours to replace what were once full-time jobs with benefits.

San Francisco Cost of Living

Living in California, especially in the San Francisco area, is expensive. Overall, living in San Francisco can be 50 percent more expensive than the national average. The only area where the cost of living is lower than the national average is lower is in the area of utilities. Housing is very expensive at 143 percent more expensive than the rest of the United States.
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Monster Worldwide San Francisco, CA
Strategic Solutions Account Manager for Industry Leader Are you interested in working for an Industry leader with outstanding growth potential? You’ve come to the right place! We’re looking for Strategic Solutions Account Manager with a passion for sales and an understanding of organizational hiring needs. As part of the Field Sales team you will be the “face of Monster “presenting to clients in...
Monster Worldwide San Francisco, CA
Field Acquisition Sales Representative has primary responsibility for driving sales through recruiting and acquiring net new business. Field Acquisition sales activities will focus primarily on target customers (fortune 1000) with a low share of wallet with Monster; deeply lapsed accounts; and win back businesses. PRIMARY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES · Develop and expand new business – target...
San Francisco, CA
Medical Referral Nurseneeded for acontractto hireopportunity with Yoh's client located in San Francisco, CA. Top Skills Should You Possess: - Utilization Review experience - Knowledge of Managed Care What You'll Be Doing: - Perform authorization review for requested services for members; follow clinical guidelines for approving and denying authorizations - Will work closely with physicians, ...
San Francisco, CA
Company Introduction Since 2006, HubPages has been the preeminent online writing community for bloggers and freelance writers to realize the full lifetime value of their writing. Over 220,000 writers and bloggers have published over 1 million informative, useful articles (.Hubs.) on HubPages to date. On HubPages, you own your Hubs (you're free to publish and unpublish as you please), in contrast ...
San Francisco, CA
Responsibilities About Verizon We believe in the power of technology to solve just about anything. And we've put our sharpest minds to the task. Whatever your passion and expertise, when you join Verizon, you'll find a sales team determined to change the world and empower our customers to do the same. You'll tackle challenges that will continually spark your intellect, fuel your passion and driv...
San Francisco, CA
Dentons is a global firm driven to provide a competitive edge in an increasingly complex and interconnected marketplace. It was formed in March 2013 by the combination of international law firm Salans LLP, Canadian law firm Fraser Milner Casgrain LLP (FMC) and international law firm SNR Denton. Dentons is built on the solid foundations of these three highly valued law firms. Each built an outstand...
San Francisco, CA
Job ID ECRS-00000408 Emerson Company InterMetro Industries (Metro) Country United States State/Province California, Oregon, Washington City San Francisco Publish Start Date Jun 26 2014 Job Level Experienced (Non-Manager) Job Description InterMetro Industries (Metro), is a business unit of Emerson. For more than 80 years, InterMetro has been the world’s leading manufacturer of technology, s...
San Francisco, CA
GTECH S.p.A. is a leading commercial operator and provider of technology in the regulated worldwide gaming markets, delivering best-in-class products and services, with a commitment to the highest levels of integrity, responsibility, and shareholder value creation. The Company is listed on the Milan Stock Exchange under the trading symbol “GTK” and is majority owned by De Agostini S.p.A. In 2013, ...
San Francisco, CA
Description Overview: As a Seasonal Retail Stock Merchandise Placement Associate, you will be an integral part of bringing the magic of Macy's to life during the fast-paced holiday season. Associates in this role perform a number of functions that are critical to offering our customers the best experience when they shop in our store. While all seasonal positions require working as part of a team...
San Francisco, CA
Job Summary BDO’s Core Purpose is Helping People Thrive Every Day. Our Core Values reflect how we manage our work, our relationships and ourselves. As an employee of the firm, you will live true to our Core Values of people first, being exceptional every day in every way, embracing change, feeling empowered through knowledge and choosing accountability. Our Core Values are the standards by which ...
San Francisco, CA
Job Summary BDO’s Core Purpose is Helping People Thrive Every Day. Our Core Values reflect how we manage our work, our relationships and ourselves. As an employee of the firm, you will live true to our Core Values of people first, being exceptional every day in every way, embracing change, feeling empowered through knowledge and choosing accountability. Our Core Values are the standards by which ...
San Francisco, CA
Description PPG Industries' vision is to continue to be the world's leading coatings and specialty Products Company. Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. Founded in 1883, PPG has global headquarters in...
san francisco, CA
Position: Interactive Producer Location: South Bay Status: Freelance Estimated Duration: Through February with potential extension/employment Starts: Week of 11/24 Rate: up to $45/hr. Interactive Producer Job Description: A consumer electronics company needs a Web Producer to join their team long-term. Interactive Producer will work on website/web application work for their product. Inter...
San Francisco, CA
Low-Level C/C++ with Linux Kernel Knowledge. $140k-$180k! Right now, a respected and successful software company in the real-time ad bidding space is looking to significantly grow their engineering team. The low latency team is building and optimizing high-performance computing engines with highly multithreaded, lock-free C and C++ code in a Linux environment. If you are looking for the ability t...
San Francisco, CA
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...
san francisco, CA
Position: PR/Media Relations Manager (B2B/Tech) Location: Other Areas Status: Freelance Estimated Duration: Through 12/31 Starts: Week of 10/20 Rate: up to $35/hr. PR/Media Relations Manager Job Description: A PR firm needs a PR/Media Relations Manager with B2B/tech and some B2C experience to help increase publicity and place stories for their clients. PR/Media Relations Manager will work ...
san francisco, CA
Position: UX Designer/ UI Designer Location: Peninsula Area Status: Full Time Estimated Duration: Full Time Starts: Interviews begin week of 10/27 Rate: $100,000 - $125,000 annually UX Designer/ UI Designer Job Description: A successful, fun, growing digital music sharing platform is seeking a UX Designer to assist their team! UX Designer/ UI Designer Responsibilities: · Develop UX docume...
San Francisco, CA
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...
San Francisco, CA
Job Description : Want more than just a job? Join Forever 21’s Retail Operations Team and showcase your fashion retailer skills while working with our exceptional retail visual staff! Position: Visual Merchandiser Department: Retail Operations Reports to: Visual Merchandiser Manager Direct Reports: No FLSA Status: Non - Exempt Location: Retail - In Store Department Summary Job Function: ...
San Francisco, CA
Position ID:33887 Position Title:Underwriting Assistant III Min Education Desired:High School Diploma or GED Travel Percentage:0% Relocation:No Job Summary:Specializes in the processing and underwriting support of the most difficult business including multi-national/local, package, portfolio or specialty policies. Establishes contacts by visiting agents with an underwriter. Works on assigned ...

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