Industry spotlight: Transportation companies hiring big in Stockton

Industry spotlight: Transportation companies hiring big in Stockton
Photo: Rhys Moult/Unsplash
By Hoodline - Published on May 18, 2020.

Stockton's transportation industry is experiencing strong job growth. Local employers posted 92 new jobs over the past week and 356 in the last month, ranking second among local industries, according to ZipRecruiter, a leading online employment marketplace.

The transportation sector also came in second in terms of local employers adding new jobs. In the past month, 58 companies listed open jobs for Stockton-based workers in that area.

One of the top employers hiring locally in transportation is Quality Driver Solutions. "Quality Driver Solutions (QDS) provides professional drivers' employment opportunities," states one of the company's recently posted job openings.

Other top companies seeking local hires in the industry include Staffmark. According to one of its recent job openings, "Staffmark's mission is simple — to be a great partner to our customers, our employees and the communities we serve."

Regarding the most in-demand occupations in this sector, Quality Driver Solutions, Staffmark and Gobble were all looking for Stockton-based truck drivers.

This story was created automatically using local jobs data, then reviewed by an editor. Click here for more about what we're doing. Got thoughts? Go here to share your feedback.