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...
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...
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...
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: (...
Description The OB/GYN RN I is responsible for orientating to the planning and provision of nursing care to patients and their families during the antepartum, postpartum and postoperative periods, including emergency situations. Orientates to supervising and delegating care responsibilities to ancillary personnel commensurate with their scope of practice. Qualifications Required Training/Educat...
Description Uses IMMS computer based inventory system to input receipts and issues. Receives items from vendors/suppliers, compares packing slips against purchase order to verify shipment for accuracy and completeness. Inspects for, and documents shipping damage/defects and delivers item to designated department. Processes requests for in-stock supplies. Qualifications Required Training/Educati...
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) ...
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...
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...
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An opportunity you can bank on! Industry-leading company seeks sales-oriented individual to join our winning team. Earning potential is unlimited and the average gross annual income for first-year employees is $101,525. Position Description Manage a territory of existing clients and prospects Gather fact-finding information and present proposals Extensive, paid training program and career-lon...
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
You know how to communicate with customers to find out what they need—and what solutions can fill those needs. Our dedicated Sales professionals receive award-winning training so they can present our game-changing technologies, products and services to the world. Responsibilities About Verizon Wireless We believe in the power of technology to solve just about anything. And we've put our sharpest...
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
We receive a high amount of interest for this position. We’ll take your resume, but the fastest way to learn more is to call Brian at 1-855-332-1083. Sales Agent Job Description Whether you’re looking for a new career or you are a sales veteran, Outside Sales Representatives at Future Payment Technologies have found our company to be a rewarding place to work. Our outside sales agents meet with ...
San Luis Obispo, CA
Amazon Prime is one of the highest-visibility groups across Amazon, and the Prime Membership and Benefits team is looking for a Sr. Software Development Engineer to design and build new services for innovative products used by millions of Prime members around the world. Challenge yourself, test the limits of your engineering prowess, drive incredible innovation, and grow your career by joining th...
Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo Personnel 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, Fi...
SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA, 93401
UPS is hiring individuals to work as part-time Package Handlers. This is a physical, fast-paced position that involves continual lifting, lowering and sliding packages that typically weigh 25 - 35 lbs. and may weigh up to 70 lbs. Part-time employees usually work 3 ½ - 4 hours each weekday (Monday through Friday) and typically do not work on weekends or selected holidays. Package Handlers receive ...
SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA, 93401
UPS is hiring individuals to work as part-time Package Handlers. This is a physical, fast-paced position that involves continual lifting, lowering and sliding packages that typically weigh 25 - 35 lbs. and may weigh up to 70 lbs. Part-time employees usually work 3 ½ - 4 hours each weekday (Monday through Friday) and typically do not work on weekends or selected holidays. Package Handlers receive ...
San Luis Obispo, CA, 93401
Are you an experienced Customer Service representative with excellent communication skills and a drive to advance your career? Do you want a work/life balance? Take advantage of our globally-ranked training programs to help you transition into a rewarding Sales career! Our Sales Agents come from various backgrounds and we have many successful Agents that do not have sales or insurance experience,...
San Luis Obispo, CA, 93401
Senior Energy Analysis Engineer Opportunity We are seeking an individual with strong technical skills in HVACR and energy analysis to join our team at our San Luis Obispo location in the position of Senior Energy Analysis Engineer. You’ll work with some of the best known food processors, distribution companies and “cold chain” operators in the nation, help deliver creative energy solutions, and...

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