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San Jose, California Overview

San Jose, California is the tenth-largest city in the United States with a population of more than 1 million people. It is also part of the thriving Silicon Valley, which is home to thousands of technology and startup companies. It is also the third-largest city in California and is the county seat of Santa Clara County. Founded in 1777, it started as the first town for civilians in Nueva California, a Spanish colony. When California became a state in 1850, San Jose was actually the capital before it moved to Sacramento.

Although it started as a farming area, as companies moved to this location to create innovative new technology products, it became a thriving business district. San Jose is known for its high cost of living, which comes in at almost 50 percent higher than the national average. The main factor in this high cost is the expensive housing market. However, the median household income is $99,669, which is also substantially higher than the national average. More than 46 percent of its residents have a college degree.

San Jose Job Opportunities

San Jose, CA jobs are available in a variety of industries, although technology companies are some of the top options in the area. Some of the main employers for San Jose jobs include Adobe, Cisco Systems, eBay, Ericsson, Hewlett-Packard, IBM, Kaiser Permanente, Qualcomm and government agencies. Educational jobs are available at San Jose State University, as well as the local elementary and secondary public and private schools. Other jobs in San Jose, CA include positions in retail, administration, healthcare, hospitality and transportation. Satellite Healthcare is a top employer for San Jose jobs as well, offering clinical and administrative positions in the fast-growing world of healthcare.

San Jose Employment Trends

In the late 1990s, when the tech bubble was growing at a fast rate, the housing market and job market was at its highest point. After the national recession in the early 2000s, job growth slowed down as startup companies had to downsize or close their doors. Since then, the job market has slowly picked back up, resulting in more jobs in San Jose for those who live in the area. The unemployment rate in San Jose is at 5.7 percent, which is also lower than the national average. In 2013, Forbes Magazine reported a 4.5 percent job growth across all different industries in the San Jose, CA area.

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Job Responsibilities · Performs leadership, supervisory and administrative duties · Continually recruits for outstanding associates; identifies internal associate talent and provides opportunities for career path development · Trains and develops management and associate staff, writes and administers writes competency development reviews and annual performance assessments · Responsible for man...
San Jose, CA
We're Satellite Healthcare, one of the country's most innovative providers of patient-centered dialysis and kidney disease services. Known for our collegial and supportive corporate culture, our medical and clinical staff are highly motivated and committed to promoting patient wellness and improved quality of life. At our attractive and comfortable treatment centers, our patients receive unparalle...
San Jose, 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...
Johnson & Johnson companies are equal opportunity employers. Primary Care Pharmaceutical Sales Representative (San Jose, CA) Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc-5281150112 Description Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a member of Johnson & Johnson's Family of Companies, is recruiting for a Primary Care Pharmaceutical Sales Representative for the San Jose, CA Territory. As a member of the Janssen Pharmac...
CHALLENGE YOUR ENTREPRENEURIAL SPIRIT Prudential's entrepreneurial spirit can offer you the best of both worlds...the freedom of running your own business, coupled with the support of a respected global company. It's a chance to be in business for yourself, not by yourself, while helping others achieve their lifelong goals, too. Financial Professional Associate Career Development Program ENJOY...
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IT Procurement Specialist - San Jose, CA At CompuCom, we set you up for job success right from the start. Our precision recruiting process aligns the right fit for the right people. We are seeking an IT Procurement Specialist to draft, release, negotiate and monitor highly complex and/or high dollar procurements for products and services that have countywide and or multi-departmental impacts. Yo...
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Title: Science Logic Consultant Location: San Jose, CA. Length: 1 Yr. ScienceLogic – I am looking for resources who have experience in administering the product (I.e. Deployment, disaster recovery, database management etc.) along with experience with configuring it. On the configuration side, the person should understand how to create dashboards, configure IT services, aggregate events and con...
San Jose, CA
Overview: SOS Security LP has an immediate job opening for a Part-Time Security Officer in the San Jose, CA area. Essential Duties May Include: •Patrolling •Greeting Customers •Creating incident reports, and notify appropriate personnel in the event of an emergency. Qualifications: •Should be at least 18 years of age or older as required by applicable law •Required to be authorized to work...
San Jose, CA
Ideal opportunity for students and college grads and anyone looking to work for one of the fastest growing firms in marketing & advertising! Golden State Events is currently recruiting to fill their Management Training Program. This entry-level position is much more than an internship or entry level position. It is often perfect for students and college graduates because it provides real-life bus...
Description Northrop Grumman Information Systems sector is seeking an Engineering Center Leader/Senior Manager to join our team of highly qualified, diverse individuals. The qualified applicant will lead the Northern California Engineering Center within the ISR Division supporting Sacramento and San Jose operations of the Airborne and Terrestrial SIGINT (A&TS) Operating Unit (OU). This position r...
Shipping / Receiving / Warehouse Associate Description: In this position, the Shipping/ Receiving / Warehouse Associate will perform every day duties related to shipping / receiving and warehouse management to support the daily operations of Contec. This person shall perform daily warehouse functions such as receiving material from carriers, review for external damages and accept the shipments, ...
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Recruiter to contact: George Estepp Job Title: Mechanical Tech Job Number: 142313 Location: San Jose, CA Compensation: DOE Assignment Length: Contract Description: This is a 1st shift position-7:00 am -3:30 pm Perform a wide variety of skilled, pro-active, preventative, and complex equipment maintenance duties in support of the site, clean room manufacturing, Lab, and office environments. ...
San Jose, CA
Recruiter to contact: George Estepp Job Title: Mechanical Tech Job Number: 142312 Location: San Jose, CA Compensation: DOE Assignment Length: Contract Description: This is a 2nd shift position-3:00 pm -11:30 pm Perform a wide variety of skilled, pro-active, preventative, and complex equipment maintenance duties in support of the site, clean room manufacturing, Lab, and office environments....
San Jose, CA
Recruiter to contact: George Estepp Job Title: Mechanical Tech Job Number: 142311 Location: San Jose, CA Compensation: DOE Assignment Length: Contract Description: Work Schedule is 7 day on followed by 2 days off, then 8 days on followed by 4 days off. Hours-11:00 pm-7:30 am Perform a wide variety of skilled, pro-active, preventative, and complex equipment maintenance duties in support of ...
San Jose, CA
Allstates Consulting Services is seeking a Network Operation Manager for our global enterprise client in north Alabama. The right candidate will possess prior experience managing distributed LAN/WAN networks and telecommunication systems including traditional Nortel PBX systems and some newer LAN based VoIP solutions; background managing local and remote network support staff in a 24x7 availabilit...
San Jose, CA
We're Satellite Healthcare, one of the country's most innovative providers of patient-centered dialysis and kidney disease services. Known for our collegial and supportive corporate culture, our medical and clinical staff are highly motivated and committed to promoting patient wellness and improved quality of life. At our attractive and comfortable treatment centers, our patients receive unparalle...
San Jose, CA
We're Satellite Healthcare, one of the country's most innovative providers of patient-centered dialysis and kidney disease services. Known for our collegial and supportive corporate culture, our medical and clinical staff are highly motivated and committed to promoting patient wellness and improved quality of life. At our attractive and comfortable treatment centers, our patients receive unparalle...
San Jose, CA
We're Satellite Healthcare, one of the country's most innovative providers of patient-centered dialysis and kidney disease services. Known for our collegial and supportive corporate culture, our medical and clinical staff are highly motivated and committed to promoting patient wellness and improved quality of life. At our attractive and comfortable treatment centers, our patients receive unparalle...
San Jose, CA
C.R. England has been hiring and training drivers since 1920, and has never laid anyone off for lack of freight. We are also the oldest and largest refrigerated trucking company in the nation. The majority of the freight you haul for us is no-touch – our clients will do all of the loading and unloading. You can choose to drive solo (OTR, regional, dedicated or intermodal) or as part of a team (OT...
San Jose, CA
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