Jobs in Santa Barbara, California, United States

Santa Barbara is a city in California located in between the Santa Ynez Mountains and the Pacific Ocean. The locals affectionately refer to their city as “American Riviera” because of its moderate Mediterranean climate. With a population of about 92,000, Santa Barbara is the second most populous city in Santa Barbara County after Santa Maria. Although Santa Barbara is a full-fledged metropolitan city, it still has the soul of a quaint coastal town.

Two school districts – the Santa Barbara School District and the Hope School District serve the city of Santa Barbara. In addition to around 12 junior high and middle schools and about 15 high schools, the city houses several private schools. Santa Barbara City College is a major community college that is over a century old and accommodates more than 18,000 students. The Santa Barbara Campus of the University of California has earned accolades as one of the best research universities in the country. Besides, Santa Barbara has several graduate schools, trade schools and liberal arts colleges.

Tourism is a major source of revenue for Santa Barbara and as such, the city is dotted with landmarks of historical and aesthetic importance. Santa Barbara has 57 parks that total over 35,000 trees. Stearns Wharf is a historic pier that attracts visitors from around the world. The city has a four-mile long coastline that includes several beaches. Popular water and beachfront activities include boating, sailing, whale watching, sunset dining, kayaking and diving. The Santa Barbara Maritime Museum and the Ty Warner Sea Center are two marine museums located in the city.

The U.S. Route 101 is a major highway that passes through the city and connects it to other important cities like San Francisco and Los Angeles. The city also boasts a good network of bus services as well as an Amtrak railway station. The Santa Barbara Municipal Airport is located just seven miles south of the city and handles commercial flights to Denver, Los Angeles, San Francisco and several other destinations.

Job Opportunities in Santa Barbara, California

The service industry is the single largest sector for employment in Santa Barbara. There is an abundance of white-collar jobs in industries such as software, technology and aerospace. With over 10,000 employees, the University of California, Santa Barbara is the biggest employer in the city. The County of Santa Barbara and the Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital are two other major establishments. The City of Santa Barbara is a prominent employer with 1,000 full-time employees and hundreds of part-time staff.  Prominent private sector businesses include Raytheon, Mission Linen Supply, Jordano’s and Sansum Clinic.

There is a thriving business community in Santa Barbara, with local businesses contributing significantly to the city’s economy. The Santa Barbara Region Chamber of Commerce is a premier business organization responsible for promoting a healthy environment for business in the city. The Chamber’s primary objective is to initiate a three-way collaboration between businesses, the government and community resources. Tourism is the favourite sector for entrepreneurs, especially in the South Coast area. With Santa Barbara rapidly growing its image as one of the nation’s best resort destinations, new opportunities present themselves to entrepreneurs looking to tap into this lucrative industry.

An abundance of lucrative jobs, exciting entrepreneurship options, growing business sectors and, most importantly, a prevalent sense of belonging within the community make Santa Barbara the go-to destination for job seekers and  entrepreneurs alike.

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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 ...
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Join the Mobile Future with TapjoyTapjoy is a creative workplace, comprised of people with different backgrounds, cultures, skill sets, and global perspectives. With offices all over the globe, Tapjoy provides mobile ...
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Wherever guests shop with us, we work hard to ensure their Target shopping trip is always frictionless, fun and rewarding. The Human Resources team help create that experience during each and every guest interaction. ...
job from Cleverism, originally posted on 24th April
**Job Number** 19000KGE**Job Category** Housekeeping & Laundry**Location** Courtyard Santa Barbara Goleta, Goleta, California VIEW ON MAP**Brand** Courtyard by Marriott**Schedule** Part-time**Relocation?** ...
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**\# of Openings**1**Overview****CROSSMARK Retail Reset Merchandisers are vital to our success!** In fast paced retail environments, our specialized Retail Reset Merchandising teams are providing consumers with the ...
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**Job Description**As an Administrative Clerk, you will support the branch with a variety of administrative tasks, ranging from medical record support to interacting with members of our clinical teams. Provide ...
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Posting Date Apr 15, 2019Job Number 190012I8Job Category Rooms and Guest Services OperationsLocation The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara, 8301 Hollister Avenue, Santa Barbara, California, United States VIEW ON ...
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The Merchandising Manager drives sales growth by owning and leading the product lifecycle from receipt to merchandising the product on the sales floor for the customer in a visually compelling way. The Merchandising ...
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Posting Date Apr 15, 2019Job Number 190012QHJob Category Housekeeping & LaundryLocation The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara, 8301 Hollister Avenue, Santa Barbara, California, United States VIEW ON MAPBrand The ...
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Posting Date Apr 10, 2019Job Number 190010PKJob Category Rooms and Guest Services OperationsLocation The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara, 8301 Hollister Avenue, Santa Barbara, California, United States VIEW ON ...
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Posting Date Apr 15, 2019Job Number 190010MDJob Category Rooms and Guest Services OperationsLocation The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara, 8301 Hollister Avenue, Santa Barbara, California, United States VIEW ON ...
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Shift: Sunrise (4:00 AM - 9:00 AM)Twilight (5:30 PM - 9:30 PM)UPS is hiring individuals to work as **part-time Package Handlers** . This is a physical, fast-paced position that involves continual lifting, lowering and ...
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Posting Date Apr 09, 2019Job Number 1900112LJob Category Food and Beverage & CulinaryLocation The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara, 8301 Hollister Avenue, Santa Barbara, California, United States VIEW ON MAPBrand ...
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Posting Date Apr 09, 2019Job Number 190010WLJob Category Food and Beverage & CulinaryLocation The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara, 8301 Hollister Avenue, Santa Barbara, California, United States VIEW ON MAPBrand ...
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Posting Date Apr 10, 2019Job Number 19000ZQFJob Category Rooms and Guest Services OperationsLocation The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara, 8301 Hollister Avenue, Santa Barbara, California, United States VIEW ON ...
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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 ...
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Posting Date Apr 10, 2019Job Number 190011XLJob Category Golf, Fitness, and EntertainmentLocation The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara, 8301 Hollister Avenue, Santa Barbara, California, United States VIEW ON MAPBrand ...
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Raytheon Vision System (RVS) is looking for a Thin Films Operations Manager. The individual will lead and manage a team of non-exempt employees in the area of thin film optical coatings. Main responsibility is day to ...
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**Job Description:**At Bank of America, we're guided by a common purpose to help make financial lives better by connecting clients and communities to the resources they need to be successful. Make a difference where it ...
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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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