As we wind down another year, now is a great time to start looking for a job, or perhaps a new job. This popular list of over 275 employers in Ventura County and surrounding areas provides local job seekers with some great resources for discovering local opportunities.
Let's take a closer look at that list and highlight some of the companies that have the largest number of posted job openings as we enter 2013.
Conejo Valley (Thousand Oaks, Westlake Village, Newbury Park, Agoura Hills, Calabasas) Top Hiring Employers
- Conejo Valley biotech icon Amgen has 160 job openings today in its Thousand Oaks campus. www.Amgen.com. Amgen has been named to the Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For list seven times over the years.
- Bank of America has dozens and dozens of jobs posted in various local locations, including Simi Valley, Thousand Oaks, Agoura Hills, Calabasas and surrounding areas. careers.bankofamerica.com/jobsearch.aspx
- Medical products and bioscience powerhouse Baxter International has nearly 40 posted positions at its Westlake Village and Thousand Oaks locations and another 60 jobs in Los Angeles. www.baxter.com
- Located in the heart of Thousand Oaks, California Lutheran University currently is looking to fill nearly 30 faculty, administrative and support positions available. www.callutheran.edu/hr
- Westlake Village based Guitar Center has several dozen listed local positions. www.guitarcenter.com
- Harbor Freight Tools has over four dozen opportunities listed at its Calabasas headquarters offices. www.harborfreight.com/corporate_opportunities.html
- Network and application testing provider, Calabasas based Ixia, has nearly 20 local job opportunities posted. www.ixiacom.com
- Los Robles Medical Center in Thousand Oaks currently has 30 posted jobs at www.losrobleshospital.com.
- Automated test equipment provider Teradyne has about 20 listed jobs in its Agoura Hills location. www.teradyne.com/hr/jobs/jobs.html
Simi Valley/Moorpark Top Hiring Employers
- Unmanned aircraft systems and efficient energy systems manufacturer AeroVironment currently has over 30 open positions in Simi Valley. www.avinc.com
- British aerospace engineering firm Meggitt PLC currently has about 40 listed job opportunities in its Simi Valley and North Hollywood locations. meggittcareers.silkroad.com
- Home loan provider PennyMac in Moorpark has over 80 current listed open positions! www.pennymacusa.com/careers.php
Camarillo/Oxnard/Ventura Top Hiring Employers
- Teledyne Technologies currently has over 40 jobs available in Camarillo and Thousand Oaks www.teledyne.com
- California State University Channel Islands in Camarillo is currently seeking approximately 60 employees, including over a dozen non-teaching positions and over 40 mostly part-time teaching positions. www.csucijobs.com
- The County of Ventura currently has nearly 30 open positions, over half healthcare related agency.governmentjobs.com/ventura/default.cfm
- There are over 50 mostly part-time teaching jobs at local Ventura County Community Colleges. jobs.vcccd.edu
Top Hiring Employers in the San Fernando Valley, Santa Barbara, Malibu and Other Local Cities
- Wellpoint has over 90 jobs in the Conejo Valley, San Fernando Valley and adjacent areas. www.careersatwellpoint.com
- UGG boot, Teva and other footwear and accessory manufacturer Deckers Outdoor has over two dozen opportunities in its Goleta headquarters offices. www.deckers.com/careers
- HRL Laboratories seeks nearly 40 top notch scientists and engineers for various positions at its Malibu location near Pepperdine University. www.hrl.com
- Intuit, known for its QuickBooks, TurboTax and financial services products, has over two dozen open local positions in its Woodland Hills and Westlake Village offices. Intuit is ranked 19th on the 2012 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For list!! www.intuit.com
- Online education provider Lynda.com sounds like a fantatic company to work for and has over 40 positions currently posted in its Carpinteria and Calabasas offices. www.lynda.com/aboutus/careers.aspx
- Medical device powerhouse Medtronic has over 60 posted jobs in its Northridge and Goleta locations. www.medtronic.com/careers/index.htm
- Pepperdine University currently has over 40 staff positions as well as numerous faculty jobs posted for its beautiful Malibu campus. https://jobs.pepperdine.edu