Jobs in Lake Charles, Louisiana, United States

Lake Charles is a key industrial, educational and cultural town in the southwestern region of the state. As its name suggests, the town is located along Lake Charles. The town is a deep-water port.

Lake Charles’ economy and employment opportunities

The city is a core center for lumber, oil refineries and petrochemical companies in the region.  The oil refinery and the petrochemical industries are found along the Calcasieu ship channel. Turner industries, Citgo and Westlake Chemical Corporation, are some of the companies that have their operations here. Each of them employs over 1,000 engineers! Therefore, for engineering graduates and certified engineers, Lake Charles is a consideration if you are looking for a job. Moreover, engineers and technicians can find job opportunities at the Shaw Group’s manufacturing facility that produces and exports nuclear power plants parts.

Besides many opportunities in the manufacturing industry, there are available jobs in the hospitality industry. The town is home to the largest casino market in Louisiana. The L’Auberge du Lac is a casino resort in Lake Charles where you can apply for jobs. The resort has various facilities that require labor services to maintain its high standards.

With expected future job growths, the town’s opportunities are promising if you are looking to settle here for the long term.

So what is the cost of living in Lake Charles?

The standard of living index in the city is 13% lower than the country’s. With high prices marking most of the real estate properties in the United States, you can expect to find a different situation here. Houses in Lake Charles are valued at an index 26% lower than the country’s! The average price of a home is about $124,800, and the minimum rent you should pay is about $743.

You should find it easy to live in the area with numerous amenities around the town. Restaurants, recreational facilities, healthcare services and schools are only a walking distance.

The city is also ideal for those seeking to pursue higher education as it is home to McNeese State University. The university offers more than 80 majors.

The town has a few parks where you can unwind in the tranquil atmosphere, have a picnic with family and friends and also go for runs. The town’s cultural events are a must attend to meet new people and have a new experience. They include:

  • Martine Luther King Festival
  • Cajun French festival
  • Food festivals
  • Marshland festival
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