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.

$33 - $42 hourly
City of Sunnyvale City of Sunnyvale
May 08, 2018
Part time
The City of Sunnyvale is seeking to fill the position of Librarian (Part Time) - Adult Services with an energetic and highly motivated individual who possesses excellent customer service, technical and interpersonal skills.  The ideal candidate will have experience working closely with the public in a fast-paced full-service library environment. Key responsibilities include creating new and innovative programs for the public, using state-of the-art technology to develop library content, and selecting interesting and relevant titles for the collection. Special projects may include expanding the Library's community engagement and outreach activities. The Adult Services Librarian works under the direction of the Supervising Librarian and other management staff in a team-oriented and forward-thinking environment. The position requires a Master's degree in Library and Information Science from an American Library Association accredited program.   The City of Sunnyvale provides an excellent benefits package. A complete application consists of a City application and completed supplemental questionnaire.  The position opens on  Friday, May 4, 2018 and final filing date is Thursday, May 31, 2018 at 5:00 pm. For complete information regarding this current opportunity, please visit: Sunnyvale.ca.gov and click on JOBS.  Salary: $33.03 - $42.15 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
$137,110 yearly
City of Sunnyvale
Apr 26, 2018
Full time
Join the City of Sunnyvale Construction Management Section and lead the team that manages and inspects the City's construction projects that maintain and rehabilitate the City's infrastructure.  Be part of the team that helps enhance the quality of life and economic prosperity of the City and work on a variety of projects including but not limited to roadways, bridges, signal systems, parks, tennis courts, underground utilities, sewage processing, solid waste processing, water tanks, pump stations and facilities' rehabilitation. Requires 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, including experience in a supervisory or project management role as well as possession of registration as a professional civil or structural engineer issued by the State of California.   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 April 25, 2018 and final filing date is May 16, 2018 at 5:00 pm . For complete information regarding this current opportunity, please go to jobs.inSunnyvale.ca.gov and click jobs.   Salary: $116,544.00 - $137,110.00 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.
City of Sunnyvale
Apr 26, 2018
Full time
The Environmental Services Department provides comprehensive and innovative utility services for Sunnyvale's residents and businesses and facilitates initiatives to achieve the City's sustainability objectives. The department brings together technical, operational, and administrative professional disciplines to form its dedicated and dynamic team.  We are currently recruiting for an Environmental Engineering Coordinator position to support the Sunnyvale Water Pollution Control Plant's Regulatory Programs Division and the Clean Water Program, the long term rebuild program for the Sunnyvale Water Pollution Control Plant (WPCP).  For over 60 years, Sunnyvale's WPCP has performed admirably 24/7 to support Sunnyvale residents. But now, some of the Plant's components are reaching the end of their useful life. The Plant handles waste treatment for the City of Sunnyvale residents and businesses.  Much of the wastewater system's aging infrastructure needs replacing.  While age is the major driver for this replacement, other factors include the need for operational reliability, increased capacity, new regulations and innovative technology that will rebuild the system over the next 20-plus years. All these improvements encompass the Sunnyvale Clean Water Program, which is the City's long-term capital improvement program to renovate the Plant through a series of projects and upgrades. The Environmental Engineering Coordinator will work under the general direction of an Environmental Services Department Division Manager, Senior Environmental Engineer, or WPCP Operations Manager performing professional environmental management duties in the office and field for the Environmental Services Department. The incumbent supports the Clean Water Program by reviewing design documents and technical memoranda for operations and maintenance Implications, reviews construction schedules for impact to operations and coordinate shut-down requests; works with PW Department in sharing information related to WPCP operations and key technical information to help make design decisions and resolve construction conflicts.   The City of Sunnyvale provides an excellent benefits package. A complete application consists of a City application and responses to the supplemental questionnaire. Possession and continued maintenance of a valid class C California driver’s license and a safe driving record is required for this position. The position opens on April 23, 2018 and the final filing date is May 21, 2018 at 5:00 pm . For complete information regarding this current opportunity, please visit: Sunnyvale.ca.gov and click on JOBS.   Salary: $102,844.98 - $131,259.02 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.