Jobs in El Centro, California, United States

El Centro, located in Imperial County, is located in the southern part of California and is near the city of San Diego. The area is the largest American city to lie completely below sea level. The town is considered to be a dessert city with summer heats often reaching high above 110°F. The climate in the winter, spring and autumn months is much more mild and welcome more outdoor activity. It’s dessert setting means the city and its surrounding areas has been the location for numerous series and movies including Star Wars, Stargate, and Jarhead.

The city is served by three school districts including, McCabe Union Elementary School District, El Centro School District and Central Union High School District. Over 18 elementary schools, middle schools and high schools provide education for the towns children. For tertiary education opportunities, the Imperial Valley College and San Diego State University’s Calexico Campus offer a wide range of degrees.

The town is easily accessible via numerous freeways and highways as well as the nearby Imperial County Airport or large San Diego International Airport which is located 116 miles from El Centro.

Fun in the Sun

In its desert location, there are numerous outdoor activities as well as sites to see. For those who enjoy outdoor sports the Lakeview Golf Course features a nine-hole golf course with sprawling greens and waterways. Additionally, the Border Tactical is a shooting range complex where you can learn about the safety and skill involved in hunting.

When you need a break from the heat, the Imperial Valley Mall will be a cool oasis. There are numerous large stores, as well as boutique stores to meet your retail needs. The food court provides numerous options for food and the theatre has multiple screens showing some of the latest blockbuster movies.

Located outside of El Centro is The Sonny Bono Salton Sea National Wildlife Refuge and The Salton Sea Mudpots and Mud Volcanoes, which feature some of the unique wildlife and natural wonders of the area.

Job opportunities in El Centro

The main industries in El Centro are retail, transportation, agricultural and wholesale industries. The nearby international boarder crossings mean there is a lot of traffic of commercial and non-commercial vehicles. As a result of the nearby U.S Border Patrol, prisons, and the numerous government services for the town, employment in El Centro is largely dominated by California state government and federal government. Additionally, the town is home to numerous agricultural farms which means that seasonal employment is common.

During the 2008 recession El Centro had one of the highest metro unemployment rates in the country. Although this has dropped slightly, the current unemployment rate is 17.8%, which is significant compared to the national average.

The largest employers in the area are All Star Seed Co, ARC, ARC Imperial Valley, Central Union High School, El Centro Naval Air Facility, El Centro Regional Medical CTR, Imperial County Behavioural, Imperial County OFC of Education, United States Gypsum Co, US Border Control and Walmart Supercenter.

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Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by providing legendary customer service to all customers. This job creates the Starbucks Experience for our customers by providing customers with ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by assisting the store manager in executing store operations during scheduled shifts.This job deploys partners and delegates tasks so that partners ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by assisting the store manager in executing store operations during scheduled shifts.This job deploys partners and delegates tasks so that partners ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by providing legendary customer service to all customers. This job creates the Starbucks Experience for our customers by providing customers with ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by assisting the store manager in executing store operations during scheduled shifts.This job deploys partners and delegates tasks so that partners ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by providing legendary customer service to all customers. This job creates the Starbucks Experience for our customers by providing customers with ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by assisting the store manager in executing store operations during scheduled shifts.This job deploys partners and delegates tasks so that partners ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
Job Summary and Mission This position contributes to Starbucks success by providing legendary customer service to all customers. This job creates the Starbucks Experience for our customers by providing customers with ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
AccentCare, Inc.®
AccentCare, Inc.® is a national post-acute healthcare provider with 45 years of industry experience. We thrive on providing patient-centric care and a warm and personalized experience within our local communities. ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
AccentCare, Inc.®
At AccentCare, we Make A Difference! As one of the nation’s largest post-acute healthcare providers, we are proud to serve our local communities with personalized and patient-centric care. We leverage our national ...
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AccentCare, Inc.®
AccentCare, Inc.® is a national post-acute healthcare provider with 45 years of industry experience. We thrive on providing patient-centric care and a warm and personalized experience within our local communities. ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 11th February
AccentCare, Inc.®
AccentCare, Inc.® is a national post-acute healthcare provider with 45 years of industry experience. We thrive on providing patient-centric care and a warm and personalized experience within our local communities. ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
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Discover your opportunity with Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG), the 5th largest financial group in the world (as ranked by S&P Global, April 2018) with total assets of over $2.9 trillion (106.2 (JPY) as of ...
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Tradesmen International, Inc.
Description Tradesmen International is seeking experienced Welders to join our team. If you are a Journeyman Welder with at least 5 years of welding experience this is your chance to advance your career! We are ...
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AccentCare, Inc.®
At AccentCare, we Make A Difference! As one of the nation’s largest post-acute healthcare providers, we are proud to serve our local communities with personalized and patient-centric care. We leverage our national ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th February
Easterseals Southern California
  Launch your career while changing the lives of individuals with autism spectrum disorders and their families. While many therapy services require years of specialized schooling, Easter Seals can offer you ...
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Don Roberto Jewelers
Overview The purpose of the retail Sales Associate is to maintain the high standard and image of Don Roberto Jewelers while being an effective salesperson and carrying out daily store functions. Responsibilities ...
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Massage Envy
Overview What We'll Accomplish Together As a massage therapist at this Massage Envy franchised location,* essential duties include performing professional quality massage within scope of practice and licensing (as ...
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Don Roberto Jewelers
Overview The purpose of the Assistant manager is to oversee and supervise the operation of the store and store associates under the direction of the Store Manager. An assistant manager will conduct the store according ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th February
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Massage Envy
Overview What We'll Accomplish Together As a massage therapist at this Massage Envy franchised location,* essential duties include performing professional quality massage within scope of practice and licensing (as ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th February