The City of Arcata only accepts applications for full-time positions in which a recruitment is currently being conducted (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 consider submitting an interest card.
Current Job Opportunities:
Currently Accepting Applications
Full Time Vacancies:
Final Filing Date:
|Administrative Assistant||Administrative Assistant Application Packet||Applications currently in the screening process.||Closed.|
||Police Officer Application Packet||Currently accepting applications. Applications must include the supplemental section filled out.||This position is open until filled.|
|Dispatcher/Senior Dispatcher||Application Packet||
Currently accepting applications. This recruitment is open until filled.
Ongoing filing date, open until filled.
Required P.O.S.T Testing:
You may bring a fully completed employment application to the City Manager's office, and you will be contacted if there are any future test dates conducted by the City of Arcata.
Applicants may also test at another P.O.S.T. agency and submit their results for inclusion with their employment application. The submitted results w/ an application will be included on the next eligibilty list established if the T-Score is 55 or above.
||Application Materials:||Status:||Final Filing Date:|
|Bus Driver||Application Packet||Currently accepting applications.||Open until filled.|
|Dispatcher - Lateral Only||Application Packet
||Currently accepting applications.||Open until filled.|
|Police Service Officer||Application Packet||Currently accepting applications.||Open until filled.|
Please Note: All submitted applications must be received in the City Manager's office by the deadline.
Postmarks by the deadline are not accepted.