Employment Opportunities

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

Senior Accountant - Apply on-line via www.CalOpps.org - Open until filled

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-level and Academy Attendee - Apply on-line via www.CalOpps.org - Open until filled

Trainees are at-will, non-benefited employees while attending the Police Academy.  Upon successful completion of the Police Academy, Trainees are eligible for appointment to Police Officer.

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

Under general supervision, the Public Safety Dispatcher receives emergency and non-emergency calls for service and dispatches police and fire units or other public safety personnel; performs data entry and other clerical duties; and performs related work as assigned. 

Senior Building Attendant (Café) - Open until filled.  Contact Amy Davis at (510) 578-4406 for more information

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