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
Utility Billing Supervisor 18-S84-001 $69,038.74 - $92,512.99/year Thursday,
January 3 11:59 PM
Supplemental Questionnaire Status
Management Analyst I/II 18-S54-001 I: $62,545-$83,811/year II: $69,038-$92,513/year Thursday,
January 3 11:59 PM
Supplemental Questionnaire Status
Instrumentation and Electrical Technician 18-A81-001 $66,571.23 - $80,918.24/year Sunday,
January 6 11:59 PM
Supplemental Questionnaire Status
Fire Prevention Specialist 18-J04-001 $64,467.73 - $78,360.88/year Ongoing Supplemental Questionnaire Status
Environmental Services Supervisor 18-S88-001 $70,764.51 - $94,825.74/year Ongoing Supplemental Questionnaire Status
Police Officer Trainee 18-K19-001 $5,868.95/month 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 $54,682.99 - $66,467.23/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
Senior Plans Examiner 18-S27-001 $74,346.90 - $99,625.76/year Ongoing 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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