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.

$128,194 - $150,816 yearly
City of Sunnyvale Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Nov 06, 2018
Full time
Human Resources Manager – Employee Benefits Full Time - 2 Year Term Limited Assignment The Department of Human Resources is developing citywide initiatives that have positive impacts throughout the organization. The Department has developed succession planning, employee wellness and employee engagement initiatives to support positive organizational advancement for the City of Sunnyvale. Become a part of this hard working and dynamic team of energetic and proficient employees.   The City of Sunnyvale is recruiting for a Human Resources Manager (Term Limited) in Employee Benefits. This is a backfill assignment in Human Resources for the duration of the ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) project. This two-year position will be responsible for the management of the Employee Benefits division including managing all benefit programs (health and welfare, deferred compensation, retirement, retiree medical). The City of Sunnyvale provides an excellent benefits package, including 4% City-paid Employee PERS contribution and the 2% at 60 retirement plan for Classic employees. A complete application packet consists of a City employment application and responses to the required supplemental questions. The recruitment closes on November 26, 2018 at 5:00 pm. For complete information regarding this opportunity and to apply, please visit: Sunnyvale.ca.gov, click on City Jobs.   Salary: $128,194.00 - $150,816.00 Annually; a 3.5% confidential premium is reflected in the advertised rates 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.
$64,317 - $82,087 yearly
City of Sunnyvale Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Nov 06, 2018
Full time
The City of Sunnyvale is seeking a Public Safety Senior Records Specialist responsible for performing a wide variety of general administrative, technical, and clerical records support duties in the Records Division of the Department of Public Safety, including maintenance of records and files, providing support to sworn personnel, and providing information to the public, outside agencies and departmental staff; and providing lead supervision to division staff. Graduation from high school or tested equivalent; AND Two years of experience as a Public Safety Records Specialist I/II with the City of Sunnyvale or three years of clerical or technical experience in a related law enforcement records capacity in a criminal justice agency that would provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities is required for this position. The City of Sunnyvale provides an excellent benefits package. A complete application consists of a City application and supplemental questionnaire. The position is open continuous. For complete information regarding this current opportunity, please visit: www.sunnyvale.ca.gov , click on City jobs.   Salary: $64,317.14 - $82,086.58 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.
$16.60 - $21.18 hourly
City of Sunnyvale Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Nov 02, 2018
Part time
The City of Sunnyvale is looking to fill the Golf Services Assistant position with a team member that believes the impossible is possible. This person is driven to continuously make a positive impact on the organization and believes that as a team we accomplish more. As an organization, we are motivated to produce the highest level of service possible.   Sunnyvale Golf Course is a par 70 regulation 18-hole course with numerous bunkers, dog legs and water holes. Sunnyvale is a well-manicured test of the player's skill stretching out to 6,255 yards. Sunken Gardens Golf Course is a 9-hole, 1,502 yard executive course. Sunken Gardens is ideal for the beginner golfer with ample practice facilities and shorter length holes.  The Golf Service Assistant is responsible for performing customer service and cash handling tasks in accordance with standard procedures and following specific instructions from the supervising staff. The Golf Service Assistant classification is distinguished from the higher classification of Assistant Golf Professional in that the latter has increased level of responsibility, such as explaining and enforcing rules of the game of golf, equipment repair, golf starting, and event coordination. Working in the Public Works Department for the City of Sunnyvale as a Golf Services Assistant provides an opportunity to improve the golf courses in the community and see the results of your work. All of this, plus a generous benefits package which includes a competitive salary, career development and training opportunities make the City of Sunnyvale a great place to work. This position requires a high school diploma or GED equivalent, AND six months of customer service experience. A complete application packet consists of a City employment application and responses to the required supplemental questions. The position opens on Friday, October 19, 2018  and final filing date is Monday, November 12, 2018 at 5:00 pm or after receiving 100 qualified applicants, whichever is first. For complete information regarding this opportunity, please visit: Sunnyvale.ca.gov .   Salary: $16.60 - $21.18 an 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.
City of Sunnyvale
Nov 02, 2018
Full time
The City of Sunnyvale invites applications for the two vacancies for Water Pollution Control Plant Mechanic. This journey level position performs a variety of skilled mechanical, electro-mechanical and fabrication tasks at the City of Sunnyvale Water Pollution Control Plant (WPCP) and pump stations located throughout the City. Work in this class involves performing preventative maintenance as well as the repair, modification and adjustment of wastewater treatment and pumping station equipment. Incumbent should be well versed in the inspection, testing, troubleshooting, dismantling, installing, repairing, and overhauling of industrial equipment. This position requires graduation from high school or tested equivalent; AND three years of journey level experience performing the duties of a maintenance mechanic, electrician and/or instrumentation technician in a municipal wastewater or related heavy industrial field which has included the maintenance and repair of heavy industrial machinery and equipment. Possession and continued maintenance of a valid California Class C driver’s license and a safe driving record. 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 Tuesday, October 30, 2018 and the final filing date is Monday, November 26, 2018 at 5:00 pm . For complete information regarding this opportunity, please visit: Sunnyvale.ca.gov and click on City Jobs.   Salary: $78,977.60 - $100,776.00 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
Nov 02, 2018
Full time
The City of Sunnyvale is seeking to fill the position of Librarian in 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 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 Adult Services Librarian works under the direction of the Supervising Librarian and other management staff in a team-oriented and forward-thinking environment. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Education & Experience: The minimum qualification for education and experience can be met in the following way: A Master's degree in Library and Information Science from an American Library Association accredited program. DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS   Ability to speak other languages that represent the demographics of the community.   If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit your City of Sunnyvale employment application and supplemental questionnaire to the Department of Human Resources no later than  Tuesday, November 20, 2018 by 5:00 pm  (postmarks or faxes are not accepted). City application forms and supplemental questionnaire, completed in full, are required. 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
Oct 24, 2018
The City of Sunnyvale is seeking to fill the position of Career Advisor-Grant Funded with the NOVA Workforce Services Department. Hosted by the City of Sunnyvale, NOVA provides grant-funded workforce development services to job seekers and businesses in northern Santa Clara County and in San Mateo County. The Career Advisor – Grant Funded supports individuals in all aspects of the job search process including assessing their needs, setting goals, developing a job search plan and strategy and providing encouragement. They also facilitate a variety of job search workshops to prepare customers for employment.  The ideal candidate will have experience identifying the specific needs of individual job seekers and providing guidance through all stages of the job search process: defining career focus, developing marketing materials, implementing job search strategies, and preparing for interviews. Candidates must be skilled in facilitating one-on-one advising appointments as well as group services. Candidates are expected to have a thorough knowledge of the local labor market.  This is an opportunity to make a difference in someone's career journey by providing support, guidance, and concrete strategies that result in employment for our customers. Requires: A Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major coursework in behavioral science, psychology, vocational training or a related field AND one year of experience in career advising, recruiting human resources or other related 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 October 16, 2018 and final filing date is November 14, 2018 at 5:00 pm . For complete information regarding this current opportunity, please visit: Sunnyvale.ca.gov and click on JOBS.   Salary $66,640.91 - $85,053.07 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.