Current Job Opportunities

View a list of open positions and find a detailed description of job duties and qualifications.

Selection Process

All eligible applications will be reviewed in detail. Among the qualified candidates, the top candidates possessing the most desired qualifications and experience will be asked to participate in the selection process. The selection process may include a combination of an oral interview and supplemental testing in the form of a writing sample, skills test, etc. as appropriate. The City personnel staff will notify all applicants in writing of their application status.

All applicants who meet the minimum qualifications are not guaranteed advancement through the selection process. City appointments are contingent upon successful completion of a records and reference check, as well as verification of United States citizenship or legal authorization to be employed.

Application Process

As new openings occur, the City posts the job announcements on the website. If you would like to be notified when employment opportunities become available, you may subscribe to Job Opportunities Listserv group, the City's notification service via email.

All interested applicants must submit a completed City employment application (PDF) to the City of Rancho Palos Verdes, 30940 Hawthorne Boulevard, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA., 90275.

Please Note: The City will only accept applications hand-delivered or received in the mail by the deadline. Applications submitted after the deadline date, regardless of the postmark date, will not be considered.

Application Packet

Application materials may also be obtained by:

  • Sending an email request for an application packet. Be sure to provide your name, mailing address, and job title. The City will mail a job application packet to you as soon as possible.
  • Stopping by City Hall in person. City Hall is located at 30940 Hawthorne Boulevard. Office hours are 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. from Monday through Thursday and 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Friday. Applications are available in the front lobby.