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

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

Police Sergeant - Closed Promotional - Current City of Newark Applicants Only - Job Application - Deadline to file is on Monday, October 23, 2017 at 4:00PM

City Opportunities

Full-Time, Regular, position:

Recreation Coordinator, Regular Full-Time (Promotional Only Recruitment- Open to the City of Newark Employees Only) - Job Application - Deadline date to file is Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 5:00 PM.

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

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

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


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