Jobs in Orange, California, United States

Location and Population. Orange is a city with an estimated population of around 140,000 inhabitants in 2016, located just north of Santa Ana, the county seat of Orange County. Around half of the population is Non-Hispanic White (49.5%). The remainder is comprised mainly of Hispanics (32.8%), and Non-Hispanic Asians (13.6%). Twenty-five percent is foreign-born. The median household income is high and so is the cost of living. Unemployment is relatively low, but the poverty rate has increased since 2000 and is now relatively high.

Origins. Orange was planned and built around a plaza by two Los Angeles attorneys, in a location with access to water for irrigating citrus orchards. A town was incorporated in 1888, and grew steadily until the 1950s, with agriculture forming the backbone of the economy.

Economy. Construction of freeways connecting downtown Los Angeles with outlying areas led to a real estate boom, and development of new housing areas to the east of the town center. One of the busiest interchanges in Orange County is located at the junction of Interstate 5 with two state highways on the southwestern edge of Orange, creating what locals call the “Orange Crush” during rush hour each day. Nevertheless, many residents still choose to live there and commute by car to other towns or LA to work. Hospitals and the University of California Irvine Medical Center are the main employers in the city itself.

Character. Like most of Orange County, the city of Orange is affluent and politically conservative. Although traces of its agricultural roots have largely disappeared, the city is noted for having preserved much of its architectural heritage in the Old Town Orange Historic District. Housing is mostly single family units. Although still affordable relative to some other commuter cities in the county, the cost of housing is financially challenging for young families. Older neighborhoods that hearken back to the county’s historical roots are a good choice for newcomers. There is a wide choice for shopping, entertainment and out-of-doors activities, and the city’s location offers equally easy access to beaches, theme parks and other inland attractions.

What Makes Orange Special

ARTS AND CULTURE
Hilbert Museum: A small gallery housing a fine collection of art depicting California scenes.
Old Town Orange Historic District: A square-mile preservation area around the town plaza, containing the second largest concentration of registered historic buildings in the state.

EVENTS
Annual Women’s Club Flower Show: A major city event held in April every year.
International Street Faire: A charitable event held every Labor Day, featuring a variety of food, music and dance from cultures around the world.

SHOPPING AND FOOD
The Outlets at Orange: A large outdoor mall on the western edge of the city.
Vintage Orange Food Tour: One of several walking tours in Old Town, presenting the history of Orange as patrons nibble their way through downtown restaurants and shops.

SPORTS, RECREATION AND OUT-OF-DOORS
Irvine Regional Park: A local park with pony rides, a miniature train, a small zoo, and play and picnic areas for the whole family, and trails for hikers in the back country desert.
Hart Park: A large local park with sports fields, pool, picnic and barbecue areas, lots of hiking and biking trails, wooded areas, summer concerts, a growing homeless population and a discreet police presence.
Peters Canyon Regional Park: Well-maintained walking and hiking trails at all fitness levels.
Plaza Square Park: Centerpiece of the Old Town, with benches, trees and a fountain, and a variety of antique shops, clothing boutiques and casual and upscale restaurants nearby. Used by the Veterans for Wednesday evening meetings and retiring of the flag, and for holiday celebrations in the city throughout the year.
Spectator Sports: Access to games of two professional teams which play just across the Santa Ana River in Anaheim – the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim (baseball) and the Anaheim Ducks (ice hockey).

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Dreamstyle Remodeling
Outstanding opportunity to join an industry leader with a strong positive reputation among its customers, employees, industry and community. If you are looking to join a stable, large, successful and rapidly growing ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 10th June
POSITION SUMMARY: The Personal Care Assistant provides assistance to customers as required with basic activities of daily living to support an independent lifestyle within the ...
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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 18th June
The Retail Odyssey Company is launching in your area!! We are looking for team members to work in local grocery stores merchandising items! On the job training will be provided!!So many great aspects to this ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 10th June
Sephora
Job ID: 169913Store Name/Number: OH-Pinecrest (1194)Address: 311 Park Ave, Suite 126, Orange Village, OH 44122, United States (US)Hourly/Salaried: Hourly (Non-Exempt)Full Time/Part Time: Part TimePosition Type: ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 11th June
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Gabriele’s Restaraunt
Fast pace/high volume establishmentExperience working in a restaurant preferred, but not requiredMust be able to work days, nights, weekends and holidaysMust be able to stand for extended periods of time and lift 25+ ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 8th June
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First Christian Church of Orange
First Christian Church of Orange (Disciples of Christ), an open and affirming congregation committed to a progressive theology and social justice, is seeking a Director of Music to oversee all church music expressions. ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 8th June
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Anaheim - Orange County
#### Description We are looking for a Manager to oversee the food and beverage offerings at DoubleTree Anaheim and Embassy Suites Anaheim! **What will I be doing?** As a Food and Beverage Manager, you will direct and ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 16th June
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We are looking for a great nanny for 1 child in Orange. We would prefer a nanny who has their own car, who does not smoke, who is willing to drive children and who is CPR certified.
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th June
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Western Delivery & Logistics
Looking for delivery drivers with Pick-Up Trucks (auto parts delivery)*Signing incentive**Mon-Fri*Route & Hotshot positionsINDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR REQUIREMENTS*Driver experience preferred, but not required*Must have ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 10th June
Acuity Behavior Solutions
$15 an hour -  Part-timeAre you looking for a fun job working with children? Do you have experience with kids? Join us in our mission to serve children with autism!Who We AreAcuity Behavior Solutions is a ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 8th June
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Buffalo Wild Wings | Dragas Group
ASSISTANT MANAGER JOB DESCRIPTION BASIC REQUIRMENTS: 1+ years management experience in a FULL SERVICE RESTAURANT. Education: High School or equivalent. Commitment to a 5 day, 50-55 hour a week work schedule; including ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 15th June
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We need a nanny to take care of 1 child in Orange. We would prefer someone who could help out with light housekeeping. Animal lovers please apply (we have pets)! Duties include pickups and drop-offs. Some help preparing ...
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Cvb Financial
Joining Citizens Business Bank means connecting with a team of dedicated associates that continually strive for new and innovative ways to meet and exceed the needs of our customers. As a top ranked bank, life at our ...
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Pier 1
Overview Inside every Pier 1 Imports store are key holders/sales leaders who bring our home furnishings brand to life with their talent, dedication, resourcefulness and creativity. As the leading home furnishings ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th June
Acuity Behavior Solutions
Acuity Behavior Solutions5 reviews-Orange, CA$82,000 a yearWe are seeking a BCBA to join our wonderful, supportive team. Our BCBAs enjoy excellent work-life balance, as well as many company provided perks. We love what ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 13th June
Urth Caffe a fast paced, growing and very successful Southern California based restaurant company,is seeking friendly and professional individuals for the following DISHWASHER/ Busser/ Food Runner POSITION at Urth Caffe ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 17th June
Corner Bakery Cafe
Established in Chicago in 1991, Corner Bakery Cafe is one of the leaders of fast casual dining, a segment that blends the best of two worlds. We're fast - guests have busy lives. Whether they join us to linger over a ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 10th June
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Do It Right Plumbers Inc.
You're the best and you want to join a team that appreciates you, where you can create your own opportunities.Who We AreWe keep on growing because we only hire the best, and our customers love us for it. We've been at ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 18th June