• Highway 38 closed for air rescue January 22, 2019
    Highway 38 is closed in both directions for an unknown duration for a air rescue operation. The closure will take place at the Jenks Lake Road site on Highway 38.
  • Traffic on and off the mountain from slow to a standstill January 20, 2019
    UPDATE: Sunday, Jan. 20, 2 p.m. — Downbound traffic on Highways 18/330 to Highland from Big Bear are experiencing 30-plus minute delays.
  • Total lunar eclipse set for Sunday, Jan. 20 January 20, 2019
    The storms have left, and the sky is clear in Big Bear. And that’s a good thing, especially if you want to see the first lunar eclipse of 2019.
  • Vehicle catches fire on highway January 18, 2019
    Expect delays on Highway 330 due to a vehicle fire.
  • Wet, windy Big Bear day January 17, 2019
    The final round of storms to hit the mountains is bringing rain and wind to Big Bear today.
  • Parolee arrested on firearms possession January 17, 2019
    Freddie Chavez, 26, of Big Bear Lake is in custody awaiting an arraignment hearing in San Bernardino. Chavez was arrested on charges of being a felon in possession of a firearm and violating his parole terms. There is a gang…
  • Public welcome at Ed Foundation meeting January 16, 2019
    The Bear Valley Unified School District Education Foundation meets Tuesday, Jan. 22, at 6 p.m. at the district office. All individuals interested in the discussion regarding recently-donated property are encouraged to attend the meeting.
  • On the agenda January 16, 2019
    The public can stay informed by attending and participating in local government meetings. Check each agency’s website for a copy of the latest meeting agenda or call them for more information.

Employment

Many people who visit Big Bear are curious about jobs in the area. Residents of Big Bear Lake and Big Bear City work in a number of industries. Many are self-employed. Others work in businesses fueled by summer and winter tourism–ski shops, restaurants, hotels, camping and fishing gear stores and rentals, guide jobs, and related positions. There are also specialists in the medical field who work at the hospital, and of course, professionals who are employed or contracted in the film industry.

Big Bear Jobs: Locals and tourists alike may browse Big Bear, CA job openings at this job board–it is updated daily. Local businesses and government organizations that are hiring may also post a job ad at this site.

LA County Jobs: Many of the readers of this site are Los Angeles residents who are looking for summer or winter vacations! Find jobs in Los Angeles County at this job board.

San Bernardino County: Find jobs in San Bernardino county on this webpage, including public schools, medical, technology, and government positions. This board is updated daily.

Riverside County Positions: Find openings in Riverside county at this site.  Or, if your company is hiring, list a position here. This board includes several local businesses and organizations. The postings are updated frequently, and they come from a variety of sources.

Ventura County Jobs: This board will link you to employment opportunities in Ventura County, which includes Simi Valley and other nearby locations.

We hope these links help our website visitors who are looking for a new job in Big Bear Lake, Big Bear City, or neighboring cities like Los Angeles, Simi Valley, and others. Jobs in the mountains obviously change seasonally. In the winter, there tend to be more openings because the cities are usually more crowded with skiers in winter, though summer also sees a fair share of campers, fishers, and outdoor enthusiasts. The other communities like Los Angeles tend to offer employment more steadily through the year since their seasons do not experience the extreme temperature and climate changes we do here in the mountains. Meanwhile, have fun during your visit to Big Bear!