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.

$83,908 - $107,090 yearly
City of Sunnyvale Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Oct 12, 2021
Full time
The City of Sunnyvale is are looking for a talented and experienced professional to be an Executive Assistant in the Office of the City Manager to support the Mayor and Council as well as department management. We are seeking a candidate with experience supporting high-level executives within an organization. Someone with the ability to act on the behalf of multiple executives, handling communication, scheduling, and other administrative tasks in support of operations in the Office of the City Manager, including the Mayor and Council. We are seeking individuals with distinct skills in organizational capabilities, time management, presentation development, technical knowledge of the specific area of assignment, customer relationship management, excellent writing skills, data entry skills, travel and logistics management, and communication skills. Visitors and residents enjoy Sunnyvale's beautiful and clean suburban setting, efficient, high-quality city services, low crime rate,...
$37.17 - $47.44 hourly
City of Sunnyvale Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Oct 12, 2021
Full time
  (21 hours per week)   The City of Sunnyvale is seeking to fill the positions of Casual Librarian in Children and Teen Services and Casual Librarian in Adult Services. An energetic and highly motivated individual who possesses excellent customer service, technical and interpersonal skills is needed.   The ideal candidate will have experience working closely with the public in a fast-paced full-service library environment. Key responsibilities include presenting story times, 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.   Librarians work under the direction of the Supervising Librarians of Adult Services or...
$73,527 - $93,842 monthly
City of Sunnyvale Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Oct 12, 2021
Full time
The City of Sunnyvale is seeking to fill the position of Business Liaison. This position is in the City’s NOVA Workforce Services department. NOVA provides grant-funded workforce development services to residents and businesses in northern Santa Clara County and in San Mateo County. The Business Liaison develops relationships with businesses for the purposes of developing an understanding of their operations and needs, those related to workforce development, and works to provide solutions and referrals to assist in meeting those needs. The ideal candidate will have experience in developing and maintaining relationships with business and other organizations and be comfortable relating to businesses in a quasi-sales capacity. Presentation skills are a must. Candidates are expected to have knowledge of the local labor market and employment issues such as workforce skills gaps, occupations in demand, and hiring practices. The position requires a bachelor’s degree from...
$124,234 - $189,069 yearly
City of Sunnyvale Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Oct 04, 2021
Full time
The Sunnyvale City Attorney's Office seeks a qualified attorney for both transactional and litigation work. Under direction of the City Attorney, the Assistant City Attorney provides complex professional legal services in support of all City departments, various boards and commissions, and City Council; represents the City in administrative and judicial actions; and performs related work as required. Strong written and oral communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively with multiple departments are required.  The City of Sunnyvale provides an excellent benefits package. A complete application packet will consist of a City of Sunnyvale employment application and responses to the required supplemental questions. The final filing date is October 25, 2120 at 5:00 pm . For complete information regarding this opportunity, please visit www.sunnyvale.ca.gov, and click on jobs.  Assistant City Attorney salary: $153,056 - $189,069 Annually Deputy City...
$37.30 - $47.61 hourly
City of Sunnyvale Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Sep 23, 2021
Full time
The City of Sunnyvale is recruiting for the position of Animal Control Officer. The Animal Control Unit is part of the Sunnyvale Department of Public Safety (DPS). Being fully integrated in DPS allows Animal Control Officers unique access to resources to work safely and efficiently with access to additional databases and resources such as address, animal, and criminal history. Assistance from Crime Scene Investigators and the Division of Investigations and Community Services, as well as additional DPS equipment can be involved when appropriate. Under general supervision of a Senior Community Services Officer, performs a wide range of field and office duties in support of the care and control of domestic and non-domestic animals, the investigation of cruelty, neglect and dangerous animals, and the enforcement of codes, ordinances and regulations pertaining to animals; and performs related work as required. This position requires an Associate's degree or 60 semester units or...
$29.84 - $38.08 hourly
City of Sunnyvale Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Sep 22, 2021
Part time
The City of Sunnyvale is recruiting for the position of Vehicle Abatement Officer, Part Time for the Department of Public Safety. The Vehicle Abatement Officer, Part Time responds to complaints from the public related to abandoned vehicles; enforces municipal and vehicle codes, parking regulations; maintains records; and performs other duties as assigned This position required a high school diploma or GED equivalent, AND Six months of public contact experience. To apply please visit: Sunnyvale.ca.gov and click on JOBS. The City of Sunnyvale provides an excellent benefits package. A complete application consists of a City application, current driving abstract, and responses to the required supplemental questions. The final filing date is Monday, October 18, 2021 by 5:00 pm. For complete information regarding this current opportunity, please visit: www.Sunnyvale.ca.gov Salary: $29.84 - $38.08 Hourly When applying, please note that you saw the job posted on the...