Current Employment Opportunities

Welcome to Ventura's on-line Employment Center!

The City of Ventura Team ...
Has passion for our work and the City we serve
Is willing to try new ideas and take risks to make them happen
Is empowered to be innovative and accountable for the results
Works collaboratively to do our best
... and yes, we still have FUN!

The City of Ventura is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We promote equal employment opportunity
to all qualified applicants without regard to age, race, color, religious creed, sex, sexual
orientation, national origin, ancestry, marital status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, gender, gender identity, gender expression, and military and veteran status.

In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), if you need an accommodation in a selection process, please notify the Human Resources Department in writing by the final filing date of the position you are interested in.  The Human Resources address is: 501 Poli Street, Room 210, Ventura, Ca  93001, (805) 654-7853, e-mail: recruitment@cityofventura.ca.gov.

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Regular Job Opportunities

Regular job openings
Job Title SalaryDeadlineAdditional RequirementsStatus
Assistant/Associate/Civil Engineer 18-S17-002 Asst/Assoc: $70,764 - $104,669/year Civil: $84,117 - $112,718/year Ongoing Supplemental Questionnaire Status
Code Inspector/Senior Code Inspector 19-J25-001 Inspector: $58,608 - $71,238/year Senior: $64,435 - $78,321/year Sunday,
August 11 11:59 PM
Supplemental Questionnaire Status
Criminal Investigative Technician I/II 19-G39-001 Effective 7/13/19: I: $49,962 - $60,730/year II: $57,451 - $69,831/year Sunday,
July 28 11:59 PM
Supplemental Questionnaire Status
Emergency Services Manager 19-M52-001 $95,397.12 - $127,833.68/year Ongoing Supplemental Questionnaire Status
Lateral Firefighter-Paramedic 18-F04-001 $69,792.49 - $89,074.59/year Ongoing Supplemental Questionnaire Status
Lateral Public Safety Dispatcher (911 Operator) 18-K23-001 $56,186.83 - $68,295.14/year Ongoing Supplemental Questionnaire Status
Police Officer (Lateral or Academy-Trained) 18-P02-001 $78,387.50 - $95,281.06/year Ongoing Supplemental Questionnaire Status
Police Officer Trainee 18-K19-001 $5,868.95/month Ongoing Supplemental Questionnaire Status
Police Records Specialist I/II 19-B09-001 Effective 7/13/19: I: $35,238 - $42,832/year II: $38,742 - $47,091/year Sunday,
July 21 11:59 PM
Supplemental Questionnaire Status
Principal Human Resources Analyst 19-S30-001 $83,911.57 - $112,443.13/year Tuesday,
August 13 11:59 PM
Supplemental Questionnaire Status
Senior Civil Engineer 18-S98-002 $92,849.33 - $124,419.57/year Ongoing Supplemental Questionnaire Status
Senior Laboratory Analyst 18-A34-001 $68,252.08 - $82,961.01/year (+2.25% effective 7/13/2019 pending Council approval) Ongoing Supplemental Questionnaire Status
Surveyor 18-S29-001 $84,117.07 - $112,718.11/year (+2.25% effective 7/13/2019 pending Council approval) Ongoing Supplemental Questionnaire Status
Systems Support Analyst I/II 19-Q07-001 I: $63,953 - $85,697/year II: $70,592 - $94,594/year Sunday,
August 11 11:59 PM
Supplemental Questionnaire Status
Wastewater Collection Utility Worker I/II/III 18-A03-001 I-III: $48,863.15 - $67,617.47/year Ongoing Supplemental Questionnaire Status
Wastewater Utility Manager 18-M21-001 $105,558.75 - $141,449.36/year (+ 2.25% effective 7/13/2019 pending Council approval) Friday,
July 26 11:59 PM
Supplemental Questionnaire Status

Temporary Job Opportunities

Temporary job openings
Job Title SalaryDeadlineAdditional RequirementsStatus
Police Cadet 18-K15-001 $11.00 - $13.50/hour Ongoing Supplemental Questionnaire Status
Recreation and Community Partnerships Opportunities 18-R21-001 Rec Leader I/II ($11.00 - $14.85/hr); Rec Specialist ($11.00 - $20.00/hr) Ongoing Supplemental Questionnaire Status

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