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.

$118,875 - $139,852 yearly
City of Sunnyvale Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Mar 13, 2019
Full time
The current Senior Engineer opening is located within the unit assigned to deliver two key programs – rebuild of the Water Pollution Control Plant and Design and Construction of a new City Hall. The City of Sunnyvale is looking for a dynamic and flexible person to help modernize, update, and renovate City infrastructure. Under the direction of the Assistant City Engineer or Assistant Director of Public Works Director/City Engineer, the selected candidates will perform professional and technical engineering work in support of the Capital Improvement Projects Administration Section, and perform related work as required. Ideal candidates have both strong project/program management skills and the ability to effectively and efficiently communicate with staff, consultants, contractors, and other project stakeholders. This eligibility list created from this recruitment could be used for future Senior Engineer vacancies within the City.   The minimum qualifications for this position are a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in civil engineering or a related field; AND Five years of increasingly responsible professional civil, mechanical, or electrical engineering experience, depending on assignment, including experience in a supervisory or project management role. Possession of registration as a professional civil or structural engineer issued by the State of CA as well as possession of a valid class C California driver’s license and a safe drive record are also required. The City of Sunnyvale provides an excellent benefits package. To be considered for this career opportunity, the City must receive a complete application and responses to the supplemental questionnaire. The position opens Wednesday, March 6, 2019 and final filing date is Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at 5:00 pm . For complete information regarding this current opportunity, please visit: Sunnyvale.ca.gov and click on JOBS. Salary: $118,875.00 - $139,852.00 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. 
$36.40 - $46.45 hourly
City of Sunnyvale
Mar 13, 2019
Full time
The City of Sunnyvale’s Office of the City Manager – City Clerk Division is seeking a highly energetic and organized individual to serve as the Deputy City Clerk.  Become part of a hardworking and dynamic team of quality and high performing employees.   The City Clerk Division maintains an automated agenda management system, manages Boards and Commissions throughout the City and serves as a resource to represented departments.  In addition, the Clerk’s office is responsible for records management, notary services, FFPC/conflict of interest and elections.   The Deputy City Clerk provides administrative support to the City Clerk, including system administration of electronic systems, preparation of City Council minutes, and attendance at City Council meetings as needed. The position supports the records management program and provides training and support to Boards and Commissions program staff and members.   The City of Sunnyvale provides an excellent benefits package. A complete application consists of a City application and responses to the supplemental questionnaire. The final filing date is April 1, 2019 at 5:00 pm . or upon receipt of 100 complete and qualified applications. For complete information regarding this current opportunity, please visit: https://Sunnyvale.ca.gov and click on JOBS.   Pay Rate: $36.40 - $46.45 Hourly 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. 
$39.26 - $55.12 hourly
City of Sunnyvale Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Mar 13, 2019
Full time
The City of Sunnyvale is recruiting for the position of Fire Prevention Inspector I and II. The primary role of the position is to perform technical inspections for fire prevention purposes; inspect fire protection systems, construction sites, occupancies, structures, buildings, storage and usage to ensure an appropriate level of fire protection and compliance with applicable state and local ordinances; enforce City and State fire prevention and life safety laws; and coordinate fire prevention and life safety education programs.   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 April 2, 2019 at 5:00 pm. For complete information regarding this current opportunity, please visit: www.Sunnyvale.ca.gov , click on jobs.   Salary:   $39.26 - $50.10 – Fire Prevention Inspector I $43.18 - $55.12 - Fire Prevention Inspector II 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.   
$76,947 - $98,206 yearly
City of Sunnyvale Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Feb 28, 2019
Full time
The City of Sunnyvale is seeking a Housing Programs Analyst to join the Housing Division of the Community Development Department. Under the direction of the Housing Officer, the Housing Programs Analyst plays the lead role in administering and monitoring the City's federal community development and housing grants (CDBG, HOME, etc.) and local Housing Mitigation Funds. This includes preparing various requests for proposals, screening grant applications, preparing plans and reports related to federal grants, preparing various contracts and processing payments. The Analyst also monitors major City funding of affordable housing developments, including oversight of the Division's loan portfolio, preparing various escrow and loan documents, and working closely with our nonprofit partners. This position assists with budget preparation and monitoring, administering the Home Improvement Program, and performs responsible analytical work in support of housing and Community Development programs administered by the Housing Division.  The Housing Programs Analyst is also responsible for preparing reports and presentations to City commissions and maintaining excellent working relationships with outside organizations. The Housing Division is a passionate and hardworking group of professionals dedicated to meeting the housing and human service needs of the community. We work collaboratively to achieve our housing goals and foster an innovative and team focused work environment. The City continues to be a leader in supporting affordable housing and implementing dynamic housing programs. Since the 1980's, the City has awarded more than $50 million in City housing funds towards developing or preserving affordable housing, and awards over $1 million in federal funds annually.   The minimum qualifications for this position are a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in real estate, public administration, urban planning or a related field; AND Three years of experience working with residential lending and financial services as an escrow officer, loan officer or real estate agent and/or in the public or non-profit sector in a related position. Experience administering federal entitlement grants such as Community Development Block Grants (CDBG), Home Investment Partnerships (HOME), etc.   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 Monday, February 25, 2019 and final filing date is Monday, March 25, 2019 at 5:00 pm . For complete information regarding this current opportunity, please visit: Sunnyvale.ca.gov and click on JOBS.   Salary: $76,947.52 - $98,206.16 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. 
$118,875 - $139,852 yearly
City of Sunnyvale Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Feb 25, 2019
Full time
The City of Sunnyvale is seeking a Permit Center Manager to oversee Permit Center operations. The ideal candidate will possess technical expertise in the building codes, have strong organizational and administrative skills, be solutions oriented, will provide direct lead to four full-time staff members and develop collaborative relationships with staff throughout the City. Consistent with the focus on service is the timely processing of permits and development plans and scheduling of inspections made more challenging by a strong economic environment with unprecedented levels of development activity.     Key work items for the next two years include: 1) the implementation of a permit tracking system that integrates building, planning, fire prevention, engineering, housing and code enforcement activities; 2) enhancement of the City's green building program; 3) managing a permit center counter, maintain staffing and training during the sixth straight year of record breaking development activity including a wide variety of development and reinvestment projects throughout the community; and 4) participating in citywide initiatives and projects with bold sustainable innovation.   The City of Sunnyvale provides an excellent benefits package. A complete application consists of a City application and responses to the supplemental questionnaire due by 5pm on Monday, March 25, 2019. The position is open continuous and can close at any time. For complete information regarding this current opportunity, please visit: Sunnyvale.ca.gov and click jobs. Salary: $118,875.00 - $139,852.00 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.