Employment Opportunities

Please click on a link below to view our current openings:

Economic Development Manager - Appy on-line via www.CalOpps.org - Final Filing Date: January 06, 2017

Police Officer - Lateral & Academy Graduate - Apply on-line via www.CalOpps.org - Open until filled

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 - Appy on-line via www.CalOpps.org - Open until Filled

Public Safety Dispatcher - Apply on-line via www.CalOpps.org - Open until filled


Part-Time, Seasonal, Temporary (PST) positions:

Recreation Leader I - Open until Filled

The Recreation and Community Services Department is seeking Recreation Leaders to work in their Summer Day Care and Jerry Raber Ash Street Park program this Summer.  Please contact Karen Moraida at (510) 578-4432 or at karen.moraida@newark.org if you have any questions.

Activity Coordinator- Open until Filled

The Silliman Activity and Family Aquatic Center is seeking a Party, Group Reservation & Cabana Rental Coordinator (Activity Coordinator).  If interested, please contact Amy Davis at (510) 578-4406 or at amy.davis@newark.org.

Aquatic Center openings


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.

You can click on Job Application to 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.

For directions to find us, please click here.

To learn about our Job Recruitment and Selection Process, please click here.

Other Employment Resources

Tri-Cities One-Stop Career Centers (Newark & Fremont)

Alameda County Waste Management Authority and Recycling Board

Alameda County Water District

Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG)

California Employment Development Department

California State Job Search Program CALJOBS.com

Newark Unified School District

Union Sanitary District