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:
conference center manager
Full-Time
$40,805 - $49,646 per year

Under the general direction of the Parks & Recreation Director, to be responsible for the daily operation of the River Lodge Conference Center and Monday Club rental facilities, including the planning, coordinating and supervising of all events; maintenance of the facility, grounds and equipment; supervision of the Conference Center Coordinator, and the conference center employees; daily operation of the gift shop; administrative duties; and related work as required.

FOR FULL JOB DESCRIPTION CLICK HERE

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Friday, May 14, 2021
bus driver i
Part-Time
$14.00 - $17.03 per hour

Under the general supervision of the Recreation & Transit Administrative Supervisor , to operate a vehicle for the transportation of senior citizens and persons with disabilities within the Fortuna City limits, and occasionally in surrounding areas; and to do related work as required.

FOR FULL JOB DESCRIPTION CLICK HERE

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Friday, May 7, 2021
park maintenance worker i
Part-Time
$14.00 - $16.37 per hour

Under the direct supervision of the Lead Park Maintenance Worker, to perform semiskilled work assignments in the maintenance and upkeep of City parks, landscaped areas, public buildings and associated equipment and structures; to perform routine gardening and landscaping work at a variety of operations,  and do related other work, maintenance and customer service functions within assigned Department as required.

FOR FULL JOB DESCRIPTION CLICK HERE

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Friday, May 7, 2021
Community services officer - field cso
Part-Time
$17.92 - $21.80 per hour

Under general supervision of  a Police Sergeant and on-duty Watch Commander, performs routine supportive police duties, such as Parking Enforcement, Animal Control, Receptionist Tasks, Evidence Tracking, minor reports and other related work as required within assigned department.

FOR FULL JOB DESCRIPTION CLICK HERE

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open Until Filled
Police sergeantFull-Time
$55,247 - $67,217 per year
Under the general direction of the Patrol Commander or the Chief of Police, to assign, supervise, and perform law enforcement, implement crime prevention strategies, monitor and ensure good community relations, and supervise crime investigation activities; to be responsible for patrol functions on an assigned shift; to perform responsible staff or administrative functions, overseeing assigned areas; and to do related work as required.

FOR FULL JOB DESCRIPTION CLICK HERE

APPLICATION DEADLINE: OPEN UNTIL FILLED
Police dispatcher
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

Application deadline: open until filled
Recreation Leader
PART-TIME
$14.00-$16.37 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