The opportunities for employment in Lake Elsinore although only an hour’s drive from the metros – San Diego and LA – are currently low. And that leads to increased competition for jobs. It does sound surprising considering that the population has risen four-fold. One should think that this should provide adequate employment opportunities.
Since competition is high, the city has had to resort to solutions in choosing the best available talent in various skills like IT, medicine, and other skilled jobs. They are required to undergo a rigorous test for certification, and even that can still make it a wait.
Yet, because the city is developing there is a large available pool of opportunity in the field of real estate and construction, stores, management services, apartment services, laundry, accommodation management, catering and so on. Health care, financial services, administrative support, general stores are amongst the others available. Skilled labor in plumbing, electrical fittings, general maintenance, upkeep of household furniture, are some that have potential. The city is one of the highest growing one in the Country.
Since it is just an hour from the twin cities of San Diego and LA, Lake Elsinore is a weekend resort for them. There are large number of recreational areas, casinos, restaurants,bars, night clubs, and similar recreational facilities. Thus, there are opportunities in these establishments, like bar tending, music jockeys, waiters and waitresses, dealers, and so on.
Further, the local administration is trying to lure more of the industries to shift to Lake Elsinore by setting up ‘incubators in the civic center proposed to be built up. And since prices in LA and San Diego would certainly be high, both in terms of real estate cost, and living costs, Lake Elsinore should attract some of the sunrise industries like IT, communications, and similar non polluting industries, which should create higher paying jobs.
This should happen sooner than later. As global competition increases, companies are looking to cut costs where they can, and real estate and cost of living is one major overhead which can be slashed quite easily. And in moving to Lake Elsinore, they may get an added advantage that their employees may like the salubrious environment and easy living style. That’s a plus. Yes, people are certainly relocating from the congested cities of San Diego and LA.
Real Estate is booming, and that is an indicator that Lake Elsinore should certainly become another hub for employment.
Of course, if you live in Lake Elsinore, and you have the skills and talent, and you don’t want to commute, you can always land yourself an online job on the internet, or work from home on other jobs. IT professionals are very much in demand in California, considered the Silicon Valley, and the rules of the game are very flexible. The internet can be of great help in helping finding jobs. You could consider investing your time in, and find that you have the best of both worlds.