Job Descriptions

Below you will find an alphabetical listing of positions for the City of Arcata. Click on the position title to view the job description. Click on Salary Schedule to go to the salary schedule that corresponds with a particular position. Click on Benefits/MOU’s to view the Memorandum of Understanding or Supplemental Compensation and Benefits that corresponds with a particular position.

 A-B       C-D       E-I       J-M       N-P      Q-S       T-Z

Position
Department
Salary Schedule
Benefits/MOU's
Administrative Aide Police Arcata Police Association Arcata Police Association
Administrative Analyst Police Management  & Confidential Employees Management  & Confidential Employees 
Administrative Assistant Various Operating Engineers Operating Engineers

Building Inspector

Community Development Operating Engineers Operating Engineers
Building Official Community Development Management  & Confidential Employees Management  & Confidential Employees 
Bus Driver/Transit Assistant

 AMRTS

Operating Engineers Operating Engineers

 

C-D

Position
Department
Salary Schedule
Benefits/MOU's
Cashier/Finance Aide Finance Operating Engineers Operating Engineers
Chief of Police Police Management  & Confidential Employees Management  & Confidential Employees 
City Manager City Manager's Office  
City Manager's Office Administrative Assistant City Manager's Office Management  & Confidential Employees Management  & Confidential Employees 
Community Development Specialist I/II Community Development Operating Engineers Operating Engineers
Construction Specialist/Senior Construction Specialist Public Works Operating Engineers Operating Engineers
Contracts and Procurement Specialist City Manager's Office Operating Engineers Operating Engineers
Deputy City Clerk/Administrative Assistant City Manager's Office Management  & Confidential Employees Management  & Confidential Employees 
Deputy Director of Environmental Services Environmental Services Management  & Confidential Employees Management  & Confidential Employees 
Deputy Director Public Works/Asst. City Engineer Public Works Management  & Confidential Employees Management  & Confidential Employees 

Deputy Director of Community Development

Community Development Management  & Confidential Employees Management  & Confidential Employees 
Director of Community Development Community Development Management  & Confidential Employees Management  & Confidential Employees 
Director of Environmental Services Environmental Services Management  & Confidential Employees Management  & Confidential Employees 
Director of Finance Finance Management  & Confidential Employees Management  & Confidential Employees 

Director of Public Works

Public Works Management  & Confidential Employees Management  & Confidential Employees 
Dispatcher/Senior Dispatcher Police Arcata Police Association Arcata Police Association

 

E-I

Position
Department
Salary Schedule
Benefits/MOU's
Engineering Technician Public Works Operating Engineers Operating Engineers
Environmental Compliance Officer Environmental Services Operating Engineers Operating Engineers
Environmental Programs Manager Environmental Services Management & Confidential Employees Managemetn & Confidential Employees
Equipment Operator Public Works/Environmental Services Operating Engineers Operating Engineers
Evidence Technician Police Arcata Police Association Arcata Police Association
Executive Assistant to the City Manager City Manager's Office Management  & Confidential Employees Management  & Confidential Employees
Finance Clerk Finance Operating Engineers Operating Engineers
Finance Office Manager Finance Management  & Confidential Employees Management  & Confidential Employees
Geographical Information System (GIS) Coordinator Environmental Services Operating Engineers Operating Engineers
Information Technology Manager City Manager's Office Management & Confidential Employees Management & Confidential Employees
Interpretive Naturalist Environmental Services Operating Engineers Operating Engineers

 

J-M

Position
Department
Salary Schedule
Benefits/MOU's
Lead Mechanic  Public Works Operating Engineers  Operating Engineers 
Lead Parking Officer  Police Arcata Police Association  Arcata Police Association 
Lead Wastewater Maintenance Worker  Public Works Operating Engineers  Operating Engineers 
Maintenance Crew Leader - Natural Resources Environmental Services Operating Engineers Operating Engineers

Maintenance Crew Leader - Parks/Gov. Bldgs 

Parks Operating Engineers  Operating Engineers 
Maintenance Crew Leader - Streets  Public Works Operating Engineers  Operating Engineers 
Maintenance Crew Leader - Utilities  Public Works Operating Engineers  Operating Engineers 

Maintenance Worker - Building Maintenance

Parks Operating Engineers  Operating Engineers 
Maintenance Worker - Parks  Parks Operating Engineers  Operating Engineers 
Maintenance Worker - Public Works  Public Works Operating Engineers  Operating Engineers 
Maintenance Worker/Sr. Maintenance Worker - Natural Resources  Environmental Services   Operating Engineers Operating Engineers
Maintenance Worker I/II - Water/Wastewater Environmental Services Operating Engineers Operating Engineers
Mechanic  Public Works Operating Engineers  Operating Engineers 

 

N-P

Position
Department
Salary Schedule
Benefits/MOU's
Natural Resources Technician Environmental Services Operating Engineers Operating Engineers
Parks Suprintendent  Parks  Management & Confidential Employees Management & Confidential Employees
Payroll/Personnel Specialist Finance Management & Confidential Employees Management & Confidential Employees
Personnel Director 

City Manager's Office 

Management & Confidential Employees Management & Confidential Employees
Planner I / II Community Development Operating Engineers  Operating Engineers
Police Captain Police Management & Confidential Employees Management & Confidential Employees
Police Lieutenant Police Management & Confidential Employees Management & Confidential Employees
Police Officer Police Arcata Police Association Arcata Police Association
Police Records Specialist Police Arcata Police Association Arcata Police Association
Police Sergeant Police Arcata Police Association Arcata Police Association
Public Transportation Coordinator AMRTS Operating Engineers  Operating Engineers
Police Service Officer Police Arcata Police Association Arcata Police Association
Public Transportation Superintendent AMRTS Management & Confidential Employees Management & Confidential Employees
Public Works Superintendent Public Works Management & Confidential Employees Management & Confidential Employees

 

Q-S

Position
Department
Salary Schedule
Benefits/MOU's
Recreation Coordinator Recreation Operating Engineers Operating Engineers
Recreation Division Manager Recreation Management  & Confidential Employees Management  & Confidential Employees
Recreation Supervisor Recreation Operating Engineers Operating Engineers
Redevelopment Project Coordinator Community Development Management  & Confidential Employees Management  & Confidential Employees
SCADA Systems Manager Environmental Services Management  & Confidential Employees Management  & Confidential Employees
Secretary All Departments Operating Engineers Operating Engineers

Senior Maintenance Worker - Bldg

Parks Operating Engineers Operating Engineers
Senior Maintenance Worker - Parks Parks Operating Engineers Operating Engineers
Senior Maintenance Worker - Public Works Public Works Operating Engineers Operating Engineers
Senior Planner Community Development Management  & Confidential Employees Management  & Confidential Employees

 

T-Z

Position
Department
Salary Schedule
Benefits/MOU's
Traffic Control Technician Public Works Operating Engineers Operating Engineers

Wastewater Maintenance Worker I

Public Works Operating Engineers Operating Engineers

Wastewater Maintenance Worker II

Public Works Operating Engineers Operating Engineers
Water Meter Technician Environmental Services Operating Engineers Operating Engineers
Water Quality Technician Environmental Services Operating Engineers Operating Engineers
Water/Wastewater Superintendent Environmental Services Management  & Confidential Employees Management  & Confidential Employees
Water/Wastewater Supervisor Environmental Services Operating Engineers Operating Engineers
Water/Wastewater Operator I/II Environmental Services Operating Engineers Operating Engineers

Youth & Family Services Program Manager

Police Management  & Confidential Employees Management  & Confidential Employees