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.

$33.69 - $43.00 hourly
City of Sunnyvale Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Jan 22, 2019
Part time
The City of Sunnyvale is seeking to fill the position of part-time Librarian in Children and Teen 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 presenting storytimes, staffing the information desk, 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 working on plans for a new branch library and community center in north Sunnyvale and expanding the Library's community engagement and outreach activities.   The Children and Teen Services Librarian works under the direction of the Supervising Librarian and other management staff in a team-oriented and forward-thinking environment.   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 January 15, 2019 and final filing date is February 4, 2019 at 5:00 pm. For complete information regarding this current opportunity, please visit: Sunnyvale.ca.gov and click on JOBS. 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
$36.03 - $45.99 hourly
City of Sunnyvale Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Jan 22, 2019
Full time
The City of Sunnyvale is recruiting for the position of Human Resources Technician – Employee Relations/Employee Training. The City of Sunnyvale has an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic Human Resources professional looking to grow their career. The primary responsibility of this position is to administer the City’s Training, Volunteer and Tuition Reimbursement Programs. We are looking for a self -starter with great interpersonal skills who can provide excellent customer service to both employees and the public. The ideal candidate will be organized, detail oriented, and collaborative. In this confidential position, a significant degree of discretion, integrity and independent judgment is required.   The minimum qualifications for education and experience can be met in the following way: A high school diploma or GED equivalent and two years of increasingly responsible human resources related office support or technical experience. An Associate's degree from an accredited college or university may be substituted for one year of experience.   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 on Tuesday, January 15 and final filing date is Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at 5:00 pm .  If interested in this position, it is recommended to apply as soon as possible as only the first 100 qualified and complete applications will be considered.    For complete information regarding this current opportunity, please visit: Sunnyvale.ca.gov and click on JOBS.   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 Salary $36.03 - $45.99 Hourly