Employment Opportunities

Please note the following important information: 

  • Online applications can be found HERE or you can pick up a paper copy at the City of Fortuna, 621 11th Street, Fortuna.
  • You must submit a City of Fortuna employment application, along with any other required documents listed on the job announcement in order to be considered in the selection process.
  • Incomplete information MAY result in disqualification.
  • Applications and attachments are only accepted for open recruitments.
  • Applications and attachments can be submitted directly to the City of Fortuna by:
    1. Mail:  City of Fortuna, 621 11th Street, Fortuna CA 95540 or
    2. E-mail:  Siana Emmons: semmons@ci.fortuna.ca.us or Buffy Gray: bgray@ci.fortuna.ca.us or
    3. In person: City Hall Front Desk,  621 11th Street, Fortuna CA 95540

OPEN RECRUITMENTS:
POLICE OFFICER

FULL-TIME
$47,226 - $57,457 PER YEAR

Under the general supervision of a Police Sergeant, to perform law enforcement, crime prevention, traffic control, and crime investigation activities; to perform assigned, specialized law enforcement duties; to assist the public in a variety of ways; and to do related work as required.

For a full job description click here.
Applications must be received by 4PM, Friday, November 13, 2020.

Police dispatcher (lateral only)

FULL-TIME
$43,663 - $53,122 per year
Under general supervision of the Police Dispatch Supervisor and on-duty Watch Commander. Dispatchers answer and process both incoming emergency and non-emergency requests, enter information into the prescribed format (RIMS) into the Agency’s computer aided dispatch (CAD) telecommunications system; performs all other functions involved with 9-1-1 public safety dispatching and assists with clerical duties within the Police Department and performs other related duties as assigned.
For full job description click here. 

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Senior Administrative Assistant/Deputy City Clerk
FULL-TIME
$43,881 - $53,387 PER YEAR


Under general direction of the City Clerk / Human Resources Manager, performs a variety of complex administrative and clerical support for the Administrative Services Department in such areas as administration of City Manager division, human resources, risk management, information technology management (IT), FPPC reporting, elections, and special projects; prepares City Council and other committee/commission packets and supporting materials; maintains files, records and other information; and performs related work as assigned.

Supplemental Questions

*Application & Supplemental Questions are required in order to be considered for this position.

FOR A FULL JOB DESCRIPTION CLICK HERE.
APPLICATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED BY 4PM, FRIDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2020



Recreation Program Leader
PART-TIME
$13.00-$15.81 PER HOUR

Under the general supervision of a Recreation Program Supervisor, to plan, direct, and conduct an assigned recreation program for the City's Parks and Recreation Department; to perform a variety of assignments for the City’s Parks and Recreation Department; and to do related work as required.

FOR A FULL JOB DESCRIPTION CLICK HERE.
CONTINUOUS RECRUITMENT