Jobs in Long Beach, California, United States

A coastal city in Southern California, Long Beach has the reputation of being the second busiest port in the US. The city’s oil industry is a central contributor to the state and the local economy as copious barrels of crude are extracted from the over 5,000 wells in the city.

Private versus Public Sector Jobs

Long Beach’s economy is dominantly powered by small private businesses which offer a wide selection of services including retail sales. There are opportunities to find jobs at premier shopping centers such as CityPlace, Los Altos Market Center, Marina Pacifica Mall and Long Beach Towne Center.

The health care industry is also a booming one with over 15,000 people employed. St. Mary Medical Center and Long Beach Community Hospital are top employers with regular openings for physicians, nurses, dentists and other medical specialists.

Even after enormously reducing its number of local employees, Boeing remains the top private employer in the city with about 4,203 employees. The company proffers jobs opportunities in areas such as business, engineering, information technology, manufacturing and cybersecurity. They also give a preference to veterans by employing them within their requisite skills area.

In the public sector, the City of Long Beach hires over 4,730 people and has over 500 job opportunities. The positions vary from entry level to professional categories. The process of getting a job there often involves applying through the Civil Service Department, writing an examination and being placed on a qualified list. After which, an interview is called and the best candidates are selected.

Employment Rate and Salary Expectation

In November 2016, the total civilian labor force in Long Beach was 5,106 with the people unemployed being 4,860. This leaves quite a small margin of unemployment in the city. According to a City Hall report in 2015, Long Beach’s unemployment rate had improved to its lowest level.

For professional job positions, such as mechanical engineer, operations manager, office manager, software engineer, registered nurse, the median salary ranges from $52,393- $82,000.  On the other hand, the low skilled jobs present a mean hourly wage average ranging from $12.67-10.98, depending on the particular level.

Common Job Opportunities

Full-time jobs are the most common openings in the city with major companies like Jack in the Box Inc., Domino’s and PETSMART offering regular opportunities. These positions range from high to low skilled. The aforementioned companies have open positions for Restaurant Team Leader, HR Manager, Delivery Driver, Cashier, Store Manager and Pet Stylist among others.

United States California Long Beach
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Posting Date Apr 12, 2019Job Number 19001268Job Category Rooms and Guest Services OperationsLocation Residence Inn Long Beach, 4111 E. Willow Street, Long Beach, California, United States VIEW ON MAPBrand Residence ...
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Long Beach family needs a pet sitter for 1 cat. Must love animals! Our ideal match will meet the requirements below. I ask that you to clean up after my pet as needed. care overnight is preferred but not mandatory . ...
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Allied Universal
Overview We are North America’s leading security services provider with over 200,000 phenomenal employees. At Allied Universal, we pride ourselves on fostering a promote from within culture. There are countless ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 25th April
Phillips 66 & YOU- Together we can fuel the future DESCRIPTION The Measurement Technician ensures accurate custody transfer of crude oil and natural gas liquid for intra and intercompany movements in adherence with ...
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Cargomatic
Take a look around you. Literally everything humans build, grow or sell has spent time on a truck. Local trucking is the lifeblood of every regional economy, and yet this $82 billion industry still relies on phone calls ...
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At ADP we are driven by your success. We engage your unique talents and perspectives. We welcome your ideas on how to do things differently and better. In your efforts to achieve, learn and grow, we support you all the ...
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Part-timeHelp needed for my mother in her 90s - seeking part-time hands-on care. The ideal match will meet the requirements below. Assistance with medication is needed. Seeking someone to handle meal preparation. ...
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Long Beach family needs a pet sitter for 1 dog. Must love animals! Our ideal match will meet the requirements below. Please be active - playing and exercising are important. Walking my pet(s) is required. Overnight care ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 24th April
Description: Wherever guests shop with us, we work hard to ensure their Target shopping trip is always frictionless, fun and rewarding. Our TargetExpress Team Members help create that experience during each and every ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 22nd April
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 25th April
$43,500 - $52,400 a yearOverview: Due to our recent expansion, we have an immediate opportunity for an Assistant Promotions Manager. In an ever evolving industry, we never limit ourselves to one singular method of ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 23rd April
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 25th April
Title - DO NOT EDIT: Customer Service Associate III Department: 0011 - Building Materials Location #: 0785 Job Description: Position Description Responsible for assisting customers with all of their shopping needs ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th April
Temporary, InternshipThis is a temporary position providing on the job training. Duties provide meaningful work experience and business knowledge to college students in the Civil/Structural Engineering field.Performs ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 21st April
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 25th April
Description: As a Food Service Team Member, you are responsible for the handling and preparation of food items in Target Café and/or Pizza Hut. You will follow all food safety standards and best practices and ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 23rd April
$14.46 an hourPart-timePlease apply directly to our career page at https://careers-essc.icims.comFull and part time positions are available for our new homes in Tustin and La Habra! (Edit per home)Under direct ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 20th April
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 25th April
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 25th April
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 25th April