Job Opportunities

The City of Arcata only accepts applications for full-time positions which are currently open (select the link at the left side of this page to learn more about Applying for a Position).  If you would like to be notified when we are accepting applications for a particular full-time position or, if there are no current full-time job openings, please submit an Interest Card for any position(s) you are interestd in.

Current Job Opportunities:

Full-Time Vacancies: Application Materials: Status: Final Filing Date: 
Police Officer/Police Officer Trainee Application Packet Currently accepting applications.  Trainees: Academy starts January 2016. Open until filled.
Environmental Programs Manager Application Packet Currently accepting applications. 
NOTE: A completed application MUST include the supplemental questions answered.
4:00 p.m.,
Friday, August 21, 2015.
Equipment Operator Application Packet Currently accepting applications. 
NOTE: A completed application MUST include the supplemental questions answered.
4:00 p.m.,
Friday, July 31, 2015.
Part-Time Vacancies: Application Materials:  Status:  Final Filing Date:
PT - Bus Driver Application Packet Currently accepting applications. Open until filled.
PT - Dispatcher - Lateral only.  Application Packet  Currently accepting applications. Open until filled. 
PT - Vehicle Abatement Officer Application Packet Currently accepting applications. Open until filled. 
PT - Parks/Facilities Maintenance Trainee Application Currently accepting applications.
Applications available at 525 9th Street, near City Hall.
Open until filled.

Please Note: All submitted full-time applications must be received in the City Manager's Office by the stated deadline.  Postmarks by the deadline are not acceptable.