Employment

Nunes talks jobs with Visalia Cigna employees

Congressman Devin Nunes (R-Tulare) visited Cigna Health Care employees in Visalia today to talk about his successful bid to keep several hundred jobs in the region. 

Valley unemployment rates creep up in January

Central Valley unemployment rates crept up in January following the holiday season, according to new data from the state Employment Development Department.

Fresno WIB to host free job-search training

The Fresno Regional Workforce Investment Board (WIB) Business Services Center has partnered with the California Employers Association (CEA) to offer a special job search training program beginning March 4. 

Report: Fresno lags in advanced industry jobs

A new report from the Brookings Institute found that Fresno ranked 95th out of the top 100 metropolitan areas for advanced industrial workers. 

Valley unemployment rates fell in Dec. '14

Fresno County's unemployment 11 percent last month, down from 12.1 percent last year and the lowest December rate since 2007.

Valley unemployment up as farm jobs suffer

Employment fell throughout the Central Valley in November as more farm laborers found themselves out of work.

Valley unemployment inches up in October

Central Valley unemployment rates rose in October.October marked the traditional rise in Central Valley unemployment rates as farms wrapped up the fall harvest.

New York Life looking to hire in Fresno

New York Life's Central California general office in Fresno is looking to hire 10 agents within the next three months. 

Fresno ranks high in job growth

The Fresno metropolitan added 11,470 nonfarm from January to September.Fresno ranked 15th in job growth so far this year out of nearly 360 metro areas across the U.S., according to a new analysis by the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University.

State: Unemployment down in Valley for September

Unemployment rates fell across the Valley last month, according to new data from the state Employment Development Department.