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.

$122,441 - $144,048 yearly
City of Sunnyvale
Aug 16, 2019
The City of Sunnyvale is actively seeking a highly enthusiastic, innovative, and creative individual to join the Environmental Services Department as the Senior Environmental Engineer – Wastewater Collections. The ideal candidate will have a passion for excellence, a commitment to serving the community and outstanding interpersonal skills. This candidate must exhibit excellent problem-solving skills; a strong ability to communicate effectively and proactively both orally and in writing; and the capability to establish and maintain effective work relationships. The incumbent in this position will also have administrative and budget responsibilities. Under general direction from the Water and Sewer System Division Manager, the Senior Environmental Engineer manages one or more of the programs in the Sewer and Storm Section. These programs include: sanitary sewer operation and maintenance and storm drain maintenance. 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 August 14, 2019 and the final filing date is September 4, 2019 at 5:00 pm . For complete information regarding this current opportunity, please visit: Sunnyvale.ca.gov and click on JOBS.   Salary $122,441.00 - $144,048.00 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.   
$50.00 hourly
City of Sunnyvale Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Aug 16, 2019
Under general supervision of the Columbia Neighborhood Center (CNC) Site Manager or designee, the recreation instructor will develop and facilitate nutrition curriculum and program hands-on cooking activities to support health and wellness programs for youth, adults and families. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS May include, but are not limited to the following:  Prepare nutrition curriculum and cooking activities for each 90-minute cooking lesson which may include but not limited to researching and preparing appropriate recipes, submitting supply and equipment requests, nutrition educational materials such as demonstrations, tastings and/or worksheets. Recipes and curriculum must emphasis and support healthy, budget-friendly eating habits, Maintain a safe, friendly and clean environment for class participants. Must practice and demonstrate safe and proper food handling techniques during class while using public facilities and ensure facility is returned to original condition after use. Provide an orientation and initial assessment to new participants that join the health and wellness programs at CNC. This includes introduction to proper cooking techniques and how to use the equipment and kitchen tools safety Work with participants to create individual and group goals and adjust lessons and recipes to reflect participants' skills, needs and interests. Actively supervise, monitor, and support participants during hands-on cooking sessions to ensure proper use of equipment and minimize risk of injuries. Provide excellent customer service and demonstrate ability to be flexible and creative in meeting the diverse skills and interest of participants. Complete clerical and administrative tasks such as open and classroom as needed, submit equipment/supply requests and track participant progress through pre- and post-surveys. Submit motivational and educational content suggestions to be sent to program participants bi-weekly via email, text communication and City social media channels. Become familiar with programs, services, and special events taking place at Columbia Neighborhood Center to make referrals as appropriate Other duties as assigned. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Education and Experience The minimum qualifications for education and experience can be met in the following way: An Associate's degree or higher from an accredited university with a focus on Nutrition or health science. Minimum one year experience in providing nutrition education Experience with working with diverse populations (youth, adults, seniors, etc.)   Licenses/ Certificates:  Possession and continued maintenance of a valid class C California driver's license and a safe driving record, or the ability to provide alternative transportation as approved by the appointing authority. Desirable Qualifications: Bilingual in English & Spanish Current CPR and First Aid certification Currently certified in Nutrition by a nationally recognized organization such as ACE, NASM, ISSA, NESTA, Precision Nutrition or AFPA. 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.   
$31.03 - $39.60 hourly
City of Sunnyvale Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Aug 15, 2019
Full time
The Department of Finance Purchasing Division is looking for a Storekeeper I to join the Central Stores team. The ideal candidate will be independently motivated to provide excellent customer service to the City while performing daily responsibilities involving the receipt, issuance and delivery of materials, equipment and supplies.   Under general direction of the Principal Storekeeper, the Storekeeper I engages in materials management including, but not limited to, purchasing materials and supplies, supporting surplus disposal, researching suppliers, and maintaining the inventory management system while performing related work as required. This is an excellent opportunity to work in a dynamic and collaborative team environment.   For a complete job description, please click here: Storekeeper I   The City of Sunnyvale provides an excellent benefits package, which includes a competitive salary, career development and training opportunities make the City of Sunnyvale a great place to work. A complete application consists of a City application and responses to the supplemental questionnaire. The position opens Monday, August 12, 2019 and final filing date is Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at 5:00 pm . For complete information regarding this current opportunity, please visit: Sunnyvale.ca.gov and click on JOBS.   Salary $31.03 - $39.60 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.   
$27.16 - $34.67 hourly
City of Sunnyvale
Aug 09, 2019
Full time
NOVA Workforce Services (NOVA) is a team of caring professionals dedicated to helping every customer succeed in their employment and career goals. Daily, we earn our reputation for delivering professional, customer-focused employment and training services meeting the needs of the Silicon Valley labor market.   In all our interactions, we: ·      Lift our audience up. ·      Listen, validate and are respectful. ·      Demonstrate empathy and compassion. ·      Strive to deliver valuable services and resources.   The Senior Workforce Service Representative provides administrative support to the NOVA programs and is responsible for making a positive difference in the lives of customers by effectively performing a variety of customer service tasks.  This position requires graduation from high school or tested equivalent and two years of progressively responsible clerical and customer service experience.   A complete application consists of a City application and responses to the required supplemental questions. The position opens July 31, 2019 and final filing date is August 27, 2019 at 5:00 pm or after receiving 100 qualified applications, whichever is first . For complete information regarding this current opportunity, please visit: Sunnyvale.ca.gov.   Salary: $27.16 - $34.67 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. 
$37.85 - $48.31 hourly
City of Sunnyvale Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Aug 09, 2019
Full time
The City of Sunnyvale is looking for an Administrative Analyst in the Information Technology Department (ITD). The position in ITD is in the Administration, Fiscal and Performance Management Division, reporting to the Senior Management Analyst, performing professional analysis and administrative support, and conducting research including statistical analysis of the results. This position will be responsible to assist with the budget development and management, track and oversee the purchasing process, and manage the department's equipment replacement schedules as well as miscellaneous other asset management duties. This position requires a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in public administration, business administration or a related field; AND two years of professional administrative and analytical experience. 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 position opens August 1, 2019 and final filing date is August 22, 2019 at 5:00 pm. For complete information regarding this opportunity, please visit: Sunnyvale.ca.gov   Salary: $37.85 - $48.31 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.