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:
Recreation Leader
Part-Time
$14.00 - $16.37 per hour

Under the general supervision of a Recreation Program Supervisor and River Lodge Conference Center Manager, 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 River Lodge Conference Center; and to do related work as required.

FOR FULL JOB DESCRIPTION CLICK HERE

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Continuous 
account clerk ii
Full-Time
$31,200 - $37,959 per year

Under the administrative supervision of the Finance Director and general direction of the Senior Account Clerk, to perform account and statistical recordkeeping work in connection with the maintenance and processing of a variety of records; to enter data and set up records for utility accounts, and business licenses; to take payments and issue receipts at a public counter; to answer and route incoming telephone calls; to interact with the public by responding to various inquiries and requests; to perform office assistance assignments; and to do related work as required.

FOR FULL JOB DESCRIPTION CLICK HERE

APPLICATION DEADLINE: 4:00 p.m. on Monday, December 6, 2021
Senior administrative assistant
Full-Time
$44,401 - $54,020 per year

Under the general supervision of the Director (or Deputy Director) of Public Works, to perform a wide variety of office support work for the City’s Public Works Department; data entry; research and prepare various reports; grant application support; process permit applications; open and organize files; take messages; collect fees; provide a variety of information to the public about City processes, policies, programs and services; run errands; and do related work as required.

FOR FULL JOB DESCRIPTION CLICK HERE

APPLICATION DEADLINE: 4:00 p.m. on Monday, November 29, 2021
Treatment Plant mechanic
Full-Time
$42,064 - $51,178 per year

Under the general supervision of the Chief Plant Operator, maintains, repairs, services, and installs machinery and equipment used in water and wastewater treatment systems; and performs related work as assigned.

FOR FULL JOB DESCRIPTION CLICK HERE

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open Until Filled
Vehicle & equipment mechanic
Full-Time
$42,064 - $51,178 per year

Under the general direction of the General Services Superintendent, to inspect, diagnose, maintain, and repair automotive, construction, and other power-driven equipment and to do related work as required.

FOR FULL JOB DESCRIPTION CLICK HERE

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open Until Filled
lead Street maintenance worker
Full-Time
$42,064 - $51,178 per year

Under the general direction of the General Services Superintendent, to perform a variety of work assignments in the maintenance, repair, and construction of City public works facilities; to perform a variety of specialized equipment operation assignments including backhoes, vacuum trucks, graders, and other equipment; to provide lead supervision for projects; and to do related work as required.

FOR FULL JOB DESCRIPTION CLICK HERE

APPLICATION DEADLINE: 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 1, 2021
Street maintenance worker i
Part-Time
$14.00 - $16.37 per hour

Under the general supervision of the Lead Streets Worker and General Services Superintendent, to perform a variety of unskilled and semiskilled work assignments in the maintenance, repair, and construction of City streets and storm drains; to learn basic equipment operation assignments; and to do related work as required.

FOR FULL JOB DESCRIPTION CLICK HERE

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open until filled
Conference Center worker
Part-Time
$14.00 - $16.37 per hour

Under the general supervision of the Conference Center Manager and/or Conference Center Coordinator, to provide a variety of support work for events and for guests of the River Lodge Conference Center and Monday Club; and to do related work as required.

FOR FULL JOB DESCRIPTION CLICK HERE

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open Until Filled
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 FULL JOB DESCRIPTION CLICK HERE

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open Until Filled.