Employment Opportunities

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.

For directions to find us, please click here.

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

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

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

Police Opportunities

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


City Opportunities

Regular Full-Time positions:

Information Systems Specialist - Regular Full-Time, benefitted.  Apply online via www.CalOpps.org.  Open until filled.

Applications & Supplemental Questionnaires must be received by 5:00pm on December 15, 2017 to be considered for the first review of applications or when 200 applications are received, whichever occurs first.


Regular Part-Time positions:

Administrative Support Specialist II - Regular Part-time, benefited. Apply online via www.CalOpps.org. Open untill filled.

Application and supplemental questionnaire must be submitted by November 29, 2017 at 5:00PM to be considered for the first review of applicantions or when 100 applications are received, whichever occurs first. For more information, please email hr@newark.org


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

General Maintenance Worker III - Part-time, not benefited -  www.CalOpps.org. For more information, please email: robert.costa@newark.org - Open until filled

Office Assistant II - Part-time, Seasonal (PST-X), benefited -  Apply online via www.CalOpps.org. For more information, please email: myvan.khuu-seeman@newark.org - Open until filled


Other Employment Resources

Government Jobs

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

Alameda County

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