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The City of Newark Human Resources Department's goal is to attract, develop and retain a diverse, well-qualified and professional workforce. An official City application and any required supplemental materials must be received by the Human Resources Department by the deadline time and date stated in the job announcement. The City of Newark is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at all levels of its workplace.

Download an application form. A separate application is required for each position you apply for. In addition, applications may be picked up from the Human Resources Department at City Hall, 37101 Newark Blvd, 4th Floor, Newark, CA 94560.

The City of Newark only accepts applications for positions that we are currently recruiting.


Current Openings

Police Opportunities


Police Officer - Lateral & Academy Graduate (PDF) - To apply, go to CalOpps.org and submit your application. This is a continuous recruitment.  

Newark Police Officers patrol within fixed sectors of the City. Officers investigate all criminal complaints and handle other calls for service from the community. The Newark Police Officer enjoys a variety of specialized assignments including Detectives, Traffic unit, Canine (K9) unit, School Resource Officer (SRO), Special Enforcement Team (SET), and Southern Alameda County Major Crimes Task Force (SACMCTF). New officers receive field training from an experienced NPD officer prior to assuming the responsibilities of a solo beat officer.

Police Officer Trainee - Entry and Academy Attendee (PDF) -To apply, go to CalOpps.org and submit your application. This is a continuous recruitment.  

The Police Officer Trainee position is an entry level position, requiring no prior law enforcement experience.  The Police Officer Trainee is a temporary employee.  The trainee attends a P.O.S.T. certified academy.  Upon successful completion of the academy, the trainee will be eligible for appointment to the position of Police Officer.


City Opportunities

Regular Full-time Positions:

Aquatics Coordinator (PDF) - Regular, Full-time - To apply, click on the CalOpps link, www.CalOpps.org - Filing deadline date: application and supplemental questionnaire must be received by 5:00 p.m. (PST) on February 20, 2019 or when 200 applications are received, whichever occurs first. For more information, please call (510) 578-4267 - The position will remain open until filled.

 

Assistant/Associate Planner (PDF) -Regular, Full-time - The City of Newark is seeking an Assistant Planner or an Associated Planner. The level at which an individual is hired depends on their qualifications. Apply online via www.CalOpps.org. Filing deadline date: application must be received by 5:00 p.m. (PST) on February 14, 2019 to be considered for the first review of applications. For more information, please call (510) 578-4267  - The position will remain open until filled. 

 

Part-time, Seasonal, Temporary (PST) Positions:

General Maintenance Worker III (PDF) - Part-time, Seasonal, Temporary (PST) position (Non-benefited) - To apply, click on the CalOpps link, www.CalOpps.org.  - The  filing deadline date is January 31, 2019 or when 200 applications are received, whichever occurs first. For more information, please email: tonya.connolly@newark.org - The position will remain open until filled.

 

Recreation Employment Opportunities, Silliman Center:

Recreation (Part-Time, Seasonal, Temporary) positions

Activity Coordinator (PDF) for Summer Day Care - Part-time, Seasonal, Temporary (PST) position (Non-benefited) -An application (PDF) may be obtained from the Human Resources Department, 4th Floor City Hall, 37101 Newark Blvd., Clark W. Redeker Newark Senior Center, 7401 Enterprise Drive, Silliman Activity & Family Aquatic Center, 6800 Mowry Ave., or online at www.newark.org. For more information, please call Karen Moraida at (510) 578-4432.

Recreation Leader I (PDF) for summer jobs 2019 - Part-time, Seasonal, Temporary (PST) position (Non-benefited) - An application (PDF) may be obtained from the Human Resources Department, 4th Floor City Hall, 37101 Newark Blvd., Clark W. Redeker Newark Senior Center, 7401 Enterprise Drive, Silliman Activity & Family Aquatic Center, 6800 Mowry Ave., or online at www.newark.org. For more information, please call Karen Moraida at (510) 578-4432.


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