City of Sunnyvale

Recognized as the “Heart of Silicon Valley,” Sunnyvale, with a population of approximately 149,000, is the fifth largest city in the San Francisco Bay Area and the second largest in Santa Clara County Sunnyvale was incorporated in 1912 and has transformed from an agricultural community to a center for the defense industry and the current nexus of research, development, and manufacturing that created Silicon Valley. Sunnyvale is home to notable companies such as Amazon Lab126, Apple, Bloom Energy, Fortinet, Google, Intuitive Surgical, LinkedIn, Lockheed Martin Space Systems, Mercedes Benz Research and Development, NASA Ames Research Center, NetApp, Twitter, and Walmart Labs. The draw of working in this dynamic community swells the City’s daytime workforce to 230,000.

Sunnyvale is located in the spectacular San Francisco Bay Area. The San Jose, Oakland, and San Francisco international airports are easily accessible. The area is home to many museums, theaters, concert halls, and art galleries, as well as numerous professional sports teams.

In addition to its ideal location, Sunnyvale is also recognized for its park system and public recreation facilities, including eighteen prize-winning parks, two golf courses, fifty-one tennis courts, six public swimming pools, and a state of the art Community Center. The Baylands Park provides over seventy acres of developed parkland offering recreation activities, scenic pathways, and picnic areas for families. A wide variety of cultural and artistic events take place within the City, including the annual Art & Wine Festival, the Summer Wednesday Night Music Series, Jazz & Beyond Music Series, Hands on the Arts children’s art fair, a weekly year-round farmer’s market, and downtown holiday events. Additionally, the historic downtown business district is a vibrant commercial and entertainment hub.

Four school districts serve Sunnyvale, with twenty-six public and private schools. Sunnyvale includes its own community college campus: Foothill Sunnyvale. Stanford University, Santa Clara University, San Jose State University, two University of California campuses, and several community colleges are nearby.

$49.05 - $62.60 hourly
City of Sunnyvale Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Oct 14, 2019
The City of Sunnyvale is seeking a Senior Planner. Under the general direction of the Assistant Director of Community Development or Planning Officer, performs, plans, directs and supervises professional planning activities of the Planning Division within the Community Development Department; including a variety of complex technical planning activities relative to an assigned area of responsibility; and performs related work as required. The Senior Planner classification is the advanced journey-level in the Planner series. Incumbents assigned to this classification are responsible for more complex projects and planning project management. This position differs from the lower-level classification of Associate Planner in that the lower class performs more routine planner duties. The City of Sunnyvale provides an excellent benefits package. A complete application consists of a City application and responses to the supplemental questionnaire. The position opens Tuesday, October 1, 2019 and final filing date is Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at 5:00 pm . For complete information regarding this current opportunity, please visit: Sunnyvale.ca.gov and click on JOBS.   Salary $49.0531 - $62.6056 Hourly | $102, 030.00 - $130,220.00 Annually When applying, please note that you saw the job posted on the NOVA Job Board. If you need help with your resumé, please see a NOVA Career Advisor.   
$120,036 - $144,748 yearly
City of Sunnyvale Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Oct 14, 2019
Full time
The City of Sunnyvale is looking for a Human Resources professional with strong analytical skills to join the Sunnyvale Human Resources management team. The Principal Human Resources Analyst will conduct surveys, analyze data, and present results in graphical and narrative formats. This Term-Limited assignment will manage and administer the departmental budget, prepare data for benefit census and other post-employment benefits requirements, support the City's negotiation team with background research and draft proposals, and lead departmental projects.   Become a part of this hard working and dynamic team of energetic and proficient employees   The City of Sunnyvale provides an excellent benefits package, including 4% City-paid Employee PERS contribution and the 2% at 60 retirement plan for Classic employees. A complete application packet consists of a City employment application and responses to the required supplemental questions. The recruitment closes on October 29, 2019 at 5:00 pm. For complete information regarding this opportunity and to apply, please visit: Sunnyvale.ca.gov, click on City Jobs.   Salary: $ 120,036.00 - $144,748.00 Annually; a 3.5% confidential premium is reflected in the advertised rates When applying, please note that you saw the job posted on the NOVA Job Board. If you need help with your resumé, please see a NOVA Career Advisor.   
$105,516 - $127,240 yearly
City of Sunnyvale Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Oct 14, 2019
The City of Sunnyvale seeks a Supervising Librarian for Children's and Teen Services at the Sunnyvale Public Library. Under general direction of the Superintendent of Libraries, the Supervising Librarian develops, implements and evaluates children and teen services to the public with a focus on community engagement and innovation. He or she provides strong leadership for children and teen services to deliver services, programs and resources in response to community needs. The Supervising Librarian manages a high-performing team of 5 full-time and 2 part-time librarians.   The Supervising Librarian is a coach, mentor, and guide with proven skills in leading people and managing programs and budgets. He or she will be a highly collaborative, motivated and customer-focused individual with excellent communication skills. The ideal candidate will want to be part of a dynamic leadership team, is willing to take risks, and be energized to change. Previous experience demonstrating successful collaborations with school and community partners is highly desirable.   The Supervising Librarian position is in the Library division of the Department of Library and Community Services (LCS). LCS encourages the growth and development of a strong community by providing life-long learning opportunities, safe and welcoming spaces for community engagement and life skills support for persons of all ages and abilities. This position works at least one night per week and a weekend rotation.   Additionally, the City of Sunnyvale: contributes 4% of the 7% employee contribution to CalPERS for classic members; contributes 2% of an employee's gross pay to a deferred compensation plan, and provides fully employer paid medical, dental, and vision benefits. The City of Sunnyvale provides an excellent benefits package. A complete application consists of a City application and supplemental questionnaire. The minimum qualifications for education and experience can be met in the following way: A Master's degree from an accredited college or university in Library and Information Science or related field; AND Four years of professional public library experience which includes some lead or supervisory responsibilities. The final filing date is November 4, 2019 at 5:00 pm. For complete information regarding this current opportunity, please visit: https://sunnyvale.ca.gov and click on City Jobs.   Salary:    $105,516.00 - $127,240.00 Annually When applying, please note that you saw the job posted on the NOVA Job Board. If you need help with your resumé, please see a NOVA Career Advisor.   
$50.92 hourly
City of Sunnyvale
Oct 14, 2019
Full time
The City of Sunnyvale is recruiting for the position of Accountant – Term Limited for the Finance Department. The Accountant is responsible for performing a variety of professional accounting tasks; may provide technical and functional supervision over assigned technical staff; coordinates with other divisions or departments to complete routine and non-routine functions associated with area of assignment; and performs related work as required.   This position requires a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in accounting or a related field and one year of professional accounting experience.   The City of Sunnyvale provides an excellent benefits package. A complete application consists of a City application and responses to the required supplemental questions. The final filing date is October 23, 2019, by 5:00 pm or after receiving 100 complete and qualified applicants, whichever is first.   For complete information regarding this current opportunity, please visit: Sunnyvale.ca.gov and click Jobs.   $39.90 - $50.92 Hourly $82,986.38 - $105,913.60 Annually When applying, please note that you saw the job posted on the NOVA Job Board. If you need help with your resumé, please see a NOVA Career Advisor.   
$44.52 - $56.82 hourly
City of Sunnyvale Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Sep 24, 2019
Full time
The City of Sunnyvale has an opening for Plan Checker II, to review construction plans for code compliance.  These positions work closely with the public to issue permits/plans that protect life and property.   The ideal candidate will possess technical expertise in the building codes, have strong organizational and administrative skills, and be solutions driven with strong customer service skills. The Building Safety team works as one solution-driven, cohesive team, and encourages leadership from the ground up. Are you the next Plan Checker to join the team?   The City of Sunnyvale provides an excellent benefits package. A complete application consists of a City application and responses to the supplemental questionnaire. The position is open continuous. Minimum qualifications for these positions can be met by:   Plan Checker II - Graduation from high school or tested equivalent and four years of building plan review, design, or combination building inspection experience; OR   An Associate's degree or 60 semester units or 90 quarter units from an accredited college or university with major coursework in engineering, architecture, or a related field; AND two years of experience of building plan review, design, or combination building inspection experience.   ICC Residential Plans Examiner and ICC Building Plans Examiner certification OR Certification as a licensed architect, licensed structural or civil engineer with the State of California at the time of application and ICC Residential Plans Examiner within 6 months and ICC Building Plans Examiner within 12 months from hire date.   For complete information regarding this current opportunity, please visit: Sunnyvale.ca.gov and click on JOBS.   Plan Checker II Salary $44.52 – $56.82 per hour     When applying, please note that you saw the job posted on the NOVA Job Board. If you need help with your resumé, please see a NOVA Career Advisor.    
$40.38 - $51.54 hourly
City of Sunnyvale Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Sep 24, 2019
Full time
The City of Sunnyvale is looking for Plan Checker I, to review construction plans for code compliance.  This position work closely with the public to issue permits/plans that protect life and property.   The ideal candidate will possess technical expertise in the building codes, have strong organizational and administrative skills, and be solutions driven with strong customer service skills. The Building Safety team works as one solution-driven, cohesive team, and encourages leadership from the ground up. Are you the next Plan Checker to join the team?   The City of Sunnyvale provides an excellent benefits package. A complete application consists of a City application and responses to the supplemental questionnaire. The position is open continuous . The minimum qualifications for these positions can be met by:   Plan Checker I - Graduation from high school or tested equivalent and two years of building plan review, design, or combination building inspection experience; or an Associate's degree or 60 semester units or 90 quarter units from an accredited college or university with major coursework in engineering, architecture, or a related field; AND one year of experience of building plan review, design, or combination building inspection experience.   ICC Residential Plans Examiner OR                                                      ICC Building Plans Examiner OR Certification as a licensed architect, licensed structural or civil engineer with the State of California at the time of application and ICC Residential Plans Examiner or ICC Building Plans Examiner within the first six months of hire date.   For complete information regarding this current opportunity, please visit: Sunnyvale.ca.gov and click on JOBS.   Plan Checker I Salary $40.38 – $51.54 per hour     When applying, please note that you saw the job posted on the NOVA Job Board. If you need help with your resumé, please see a NOVA Career Advisor.