Economic Development coordinates, monitors, and implements all activities associated with economic development as identified in the City’s adopted Economic Development Strategy which accomplishes the following:
- Creates an economic vision to identify and acknowledge our strengths and weaknesses
- Outlines sustainable strategies for growing our economy
- Identifies target industries and strategic investment locations to ensure a positive return on investment to our community
- Builds partnerships for sustainable economic development
This office works to keep Rocklin livable, by acting on two overarching approaches to economic vitalization – strengthening what we already have and pursuing what we need to achieve a strong, diversified local economy.
Are you looking for available property in Rocklin? We have partnered with LoopLink to provide an online search directory for available property in our community. Find properties for sale or for lease, and filter by property type or criteria. Click here to access our database.
Economic Development staff is available to assist you with custom commercial property searches. Simply send an email to Troy Holt at firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at (916) 625-5565 with details on the type and size of space or property you are looking for. We can also assist with zoning, navigating the development process, and any other information gathering to assist with your property search and decision.
Major Employers in Rocklin – updated Nov, 2017
Major employers in Rocklin are concentrated in education, technology services, commercial, and retail.
|EMPLOYER||NUMBER OF JOBS|
|Sierra Joint Community College District||1,500|
|Rocklin Unified School District||1,242|
|United Natural Foods West, Inc.||503|
|Purple Communications, Inc.||428|
|Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (2 locations)||420|
|Educational Media Foundation||325|
|The Rocklin Academy||270|
|City of Rocklin||238|
|First Technology Federal Credit Union||211|
|William Jessup University||200|
|Target Stores Inc||180|
|Farm Credit West||165|
|Sonoran Roofing, Inc.||160|
|Builders & Tradesmen’s Insurance Svcs.||153|
|SMA Solar Technology America LLC||150|
|United Fire Group||127|
|Westgate Gardens Care Center, Inc||127|
|Road Safety, Inc.||120|
|Ecorp Consulting, Inc.||120|
|Star Acquisitions Inc.||110|
|Financial Pacific Insurance Group, Inc.||110|
*A job is defined as any permanent full-time or part-time, permanent position.
The Placer Business Resource Center (PBRC) is a source for information and assistance for businesses and entrepreneurs in Placer County.
For new businesses, staff at the PBRC can help identify funding options and walk you through the steps that will turn your idea into a successful venture. For existing businesses, they can assist with strategizing expansion plans and accessing capital to position you for sustainable growth.
PBRC offers workshops and classes, one-on-one advising, permit assistance, and hiring assistance.