Jobs in San Luis Obispo, California

San Luis Obispo, CA Employment Information

San Luis Obispo, California Overview

Home to 45,119 residents, as of the 2010 U.S. Census, San Luis Obispo sits halfway between two of California's largest cities along the state's coastline -- San Francisco and Los Angeles. The city is more than 200 years old and was among the first in the United States to ban smoking in public areas. A scant 11 miles from the Pacific Ocean, its proximity and mountainous terrain are yearly draws for tourists across the country.

San Luis Obispo Job Opportunities

The largest employers for San Luis Obispo jobs are local government institutions, universities and healthcare facilities, including Pacific Gas and Electric and California Polytechnic State University. These industries require extensive support staff, which leads to a high number of job openings for administrative and office positions. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, as of 2013, more than 15,000 people living in the city work as administrative employees or in office support roles. The mean annual wage for all workers across all industries in San Luis Obispo is $44,880, with a mean hourly wage of $16.65.

San Luis Obispo Employment Trends

Public administration, sales and positions serving related fields have the best prospects for available positions due to yearly swells in local college student populations and a growing retail sector. The city has recently built several large shopping centers, which should increase seasonal demand for retail sales workers.

Education and healthcare jobs in San Luis Obispo continue to rise, with Tenet Healthcare sitting as the leading employer in this sector, as of 2013. California, as a whole, employs more healthcare workers, including nurses and doctors, than any other state, says the Bureau of Labor Statistics. As of 2014, the unemployment rate in the city is 5.7 percent -- lower than the national average of 6.2 percent.

San Luis Obispo Cost of Living

The median condo or house value in the city, as of 2012, is $496,500. What people actually pay for homes in the area is higher, with average prices for houses sitting in the $510,000 range. Prices for detached houses are more than $594,000, with townhouses averaging a little more than $430,000. The median home value for California, as of the same year, is slightly lower at $349,400. Median gross rent is $1,225 per month. In total, the cost of living in San Luis Obispo is 25 percent higher than the national average, but 4 percent lower than the average index rating in California.
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San Luis Obispo, CA
Description Description File claims and run/work audit trails daily, process ERAs, payments, and adjustments. Enter charges in a timely manner. Balance daily activity and prepare and send Batch Cover Sheet to appropriate parties. Ensure that front office staff properly collects copayments and balances due at time of service by auditing patient financial data up to 2 days before visits. Revi...
Description Cleans, inspects, and prepares routine and specialty instrument sets and specialty trays for Surgery Department. Is knowledgeable about the names of surgical instruments and on which trays they belong. Is knowledgeable about the fundamentals of asepsis, and insuring proper protocols are followed to ensure appropriate sterilization of instruments and trays. Qualifications Required Tr...
San Luis Obispo, 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 staff! Position: Sales Associate Department: Retail Operations Reports to: Store Manager Direct Reports: No FLSA Status: Non - Exempt Location: Retail - In Store Department Summary Job Function: Deliverables: Greets and...
San Luis Obispo, CA
Description: If you want to achieve more in your mission of health care, you have to be really smart about the business of health care. Challenge yourself, your peers and our industry by shaping what health care looks like and doing your life's best work.(sm) The Supervisor of Medical Records will supervise the day to day operations of the Medical Records team, ensuring the operations and workfl...
San Luis Obispo, CA
Restaurant Assistant Manager $40K up to $50K, based on experience Great Benefits! 401k Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance Vacation & Sick pay Competitive salaries and bonuses Relocation expenses paid for existing managers. Ongoing training and development Company Information With nearly 2,000 restaurants in 49 states, this company has grown to be the world's largest casual dining chain. T...
San Luis Obispo, CA
Rabobank, N.A. has an exciting opportunity for a Business Banking Officer - SBA in our San Luis Obispo Branch! This position will be covering all areas between Paso Robles and Ventura, CA. The Business Banking Officer provides a full range of banking services to businesses; companies with annual sales of up to $20MM; and loan requests up to $3MM; with emphasis on client contact, sales, and service...
DescriptionThe Labor and Delivery Nurse is responsible for the planning and provision of nursing care to patients and their families during the antepartum, intrapartum, and postpartum periods, including emergency situations and circulating for C-Sections. Supervises and delegates care responsibilities to ancillary personnel commensurate with their scope of practice. Qualifications Required Train...
DescriptionWorks with the Department Director to assure the planning, coordination, and provision of nursing care to patients on specified units and specified shifts. Supervises and delegates care responsibilities to ancillary personnel commensurate with their scope of practice. Qualifications Required Training/Education/Experience/Certification: (1) Current CA RN License (2) Current BLS (3) ...
San Luis Obispo, CA
Description Tenet Healthcare Corporation, through its subsidiaries, owns and operates acute care hospitals and related health care services across the United States. Effective October 2013 Tenet Healthcare acquired Vanguard Health Systems, becoming the second-largest healthcare company in the United States in terms of revenue and employees. The combined company will have 79 hospitals, 193 outpati...
DescriptionPosition Summary: Under supervision, coordinates and manages the business activities of multiple units/departments. Performs administrative duties such as staff scheduling, assists in developing business plans. Works in partnership with other staff members and physicians; pro-actively identifies and provides for the customers' needs. Qualifications Required License/Certification/Knowl...
Description The Labor and Delivery Nurse is responsible for the planning and provision of nursing care to patients and their families during the antepartum, intrapartum, and postpartum periods, including emergency situations and circulating for C-Sections. Supervises and delegates care responsibilities to ancillary personnel commensurate with their scope of practice. Qualifications Required Tra...
DescriptionThe OB/GYN Nurse is responsible for the planning and provision of nursing care to patients and their families during the antepartum, postpartum and postoperative periods, including emergency situations. Supervises and delegates care responsibilities to ancillary personnel commensurate with their scope of practice. Qualifications Required Training/Education/Experience/Certification: (...
Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo Financial Analyst Regular / Temporary Regular Department OCOB-College of Business College / Division OCOB-Orfalea College of Business Salary Range $3,897 - $5,847 per month Pay Basis Monthly Pay Plan 12-month Position Description ***THIS POSITION IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED*** The Orfalea College of Business includes six academic areas (Accounting, Economics, Fin...
San Luis Obispo, CA, 93401
Busy histology department provides services to local hospitals and outreach programs. Extensive histology menu including IHC and FISH. Duties will include orienting and embedding of tissue specimens, trimming and cutting of tissue blocks, preparing slides, and staining for special stain procedures (both manual and automatic). This full-time position is third shift, Tues-Sat (10pm-7am). HT(ASCP) o...
San Luis Obispo, CA, 93401
Busy full service eye care practice to include ophthalmology, optometry, and optical services is seeking a dynamic, motivated, Full-Time Optometrist with at least three years of experience. This is a multi-doctor, multi-office practice with diverse patient demographics, frequent exposure to pathology, and a high proportion of contact lens patients. Excellent compensation and benefits are offered. ...
San Luis Obispo, CA, 93401
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Software Engineer, C#, .NET - Relo or Work from home! San Luis Obispo, CA Full-Time $80,000 - $130,000 Apply Apply Software Engineer, C#, .NET - Relo or Work from home! San Luis Obispo, CA Full-Time $80,000 - $130,000 Apply Job Details If you are a C# - .NET Programmer with PL/SQL experience, pl...
San Luis Obispo, CA, 93401
Job Purpose: Completes payments and controls expenses by receiving, processing, verifying, and reconciling invoices. Duties: * Reconciles processed work by verifying entries and comparing system reports to balances. * Charges expenses to accounts and cost centers by analyzing invoice/expense reports; recording entries. * Pays vendors by monitoring discount opportunities; verifying federal id ...
San Luis Obispo, CA, 93401
Position Description: In this position, you will have the opportunity to utilize and expand your background and experience in structural engineering. You will work on an engineering and design team, engaged in a wide variety of structural engineering activities for nuclear power plant projects: - Preparation and review of calculations, document designs, and specifications. - Structural analyse...
San Luis Obispo, CA, 93401
Position Description: - Under the direction of the project lead, this position will offer you the opportunity to work in a project team environment with other engineers and designers involved in the design, modification, and analysis of new and existing nuclear power plant electrical systems. - You will work on challenging assignments that include investigating, trouble-shooting, and solving a w...
San Luis Obispo, CA, 93401
Position Description: - This position will offer you the opportunity to utilize and expand your background in Electrical Engineering in a professional position that offers a wide range of interesting and challenging responsibilities in the following areas: * Electrical system design * Preparation of complex calculations * Preparation of documented design inputs * Engineering review of drawing...

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