Jobs in Palm Desert, California, United States

Palm Dessert is located in Riverside County in the Coachella Valley. The city is only 14 miles from Palm Springs and 122 miles from Los Angeles. The city has a population of 52,000 people; in the 1980’s and 1990’s the city was one of the fastest growing cities in the state and is still witnessing rapid growth. The population is higher during the winter when “snowbirds” move to Palm Dessert from northern parts of the country. The population is older, with the median age being 53 years of age. This is further evident in that only 18% of the households in Palm Dessert have children under the age of 18 living in them.

Palm Dessert is served by the Dessert Sands Unified School District and the Palm Springs Unified School District which oversees more than 10 elementary, middle and high schools.  The schools are believed to be of a high-standard with George Washington Charter School, James Earl Carter Elementary School and Palm Desert High school receiving excellent ratings. Tertiary education opportunities can be found at the College of the Desert as well as various extension campuses for California State University, San Bernardino and University of California Riverside.

The city is easily accessible via three state and interstate highways as well as Palm Springs International Airport.

Parks, Golf and Shopping

Palm Dessert is home to 14 city parks which have playground facilities as well as areas for walking, sports and picnics. Other parks, such as Coachella Valley, Coachella Valley National Wildlife Refuge, Coachella Valley Vista Point, and City of Palm Desert Hovley Soccer Park, provide further opportunities for outdoor activities.  Additionally, the Living Desert Zoo and Gardens, has a wide range of animal and plant life in its combined zoo and botanical gardens. The numerous animal species include cheetahs, giraffes, pumas, and many more.

Palm Dessert is well-known as the Worlds Golf Capital as there are over 30 golf clubs in the surrounding community. Palm Desert Country Club is the oldest golf club in the area, however, Desert Willow Golf Resort is highly recommended, offering two championship courses.

The city has rapidly become a major shopping destination with large shopping malls such as, Westfield Palm Dessert, One Eleven Town Center, Town Center Plaza and Dessert Crossing offering many large stores and boutiques. Additionally, El Paseo Drive is Palm Desert’s main shopping street offering shoppers high-end stores as well as many dinning options.

Job Opportunities in Palm Dessert

Palm Dessert is the centre for business in the Coachella Valley. The city has experienced rapid growth since the 1980s. The unemployment rate is 4.7%, well below the national average, and recent job growth has been 3.4%, which is almost double the national average. Top employers in the city include JW Marriott Desert Springs Golf Resort, Marriott Desert Spring Villas, Universal Protection Services, Securitas, Sunshine Landscaping, Riverside County Sheriff, Bighorn Golf Club, and Costco.

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# Bookseller \- Part\-Time ## **Location** **CA \- Palm Desert \- Palm Desert \- 2130** ## **Classification** **Part\-Time** ## **Description** **As a Bookseller, you sell all our products and deliver world\-class ...
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**671798BR** **Job Title:** Team Leader, Home Theater, Gaming, and Entertainment **Job Category:** Sales **Location Number:** 000124-Palm Desert-Store **Job Description:** **What does a Team Leader do?** The Team Leader ...
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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 ...
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# Receiver \- Part\-Time ## **Location** **CA \- Palm Desert \- Palm Desert \- 2130** ## **Classification** **Part\-Time** ## **Description** **As a Receiver, you are responsible for delivering world\-class customer ...
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Posting Date Feb 08, 2019Job Number 19000DX9Job Category Housekeeping & LaundryLocation Renaissance Indian Wells Resort & Spa, Indian Wells, California VIEW ON MAPBrand Renaissance HotelsSchedule ...
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Creates a friendly and welcoming environment by greeting and offering assistance to customers. You are the face to the customer ensuring they remain the top priority while balancing tasks and routines. Work with the ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 19th 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 ...
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Posting Date Feb 05, 2019Job Number 19000C2YJob Category Golf, Fitness, and EntertainmentLocation The Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage, Rancho Mirage, California VIEW ON MAPBrand The Ritz-CarltonSchedule Full-timePosition ...
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Posting Date Feb 06, 2019Job Number 19000CZ9Job Category Food and Beverage & CulinaryLocation Renaissance Indian Wells Resort & Spa, Indian Wells, California VIEW ON MAPBrand Renaissance HotelsSchedule ...
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job from Cleverism, originally posted on 12th 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 19th 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 19th 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 19th 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 19th February
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You were born to lead. Reporting to your District Manager, your number one priority is to lead the store team to provide extreme customer service. You will lead, coach, and develop your team to exceed all corporate ...
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**Job Description:** The Merchandising Service Associate is primarily responsible for completing all assigned merchandising reset and service related projects accurately, on time, and in accordance with merchandising ...
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Posting Date Feb 11, 2019Job Number 19000EHAJob Category Food and Beverage & CulinaryLocation The Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage, Rancho Mirage, California VIEW ON MAPBrand The Ritz-CarltonSchedule Full-timePosition ...
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