Human Resources - Frequently Asked Questions

The City’s Employment Application can be downloaded in Adobe PDF format and either mailed or dropped off in person to the Human Resources Department.

Current job opportunities are listed here.

View open positions and apply either online, in person, or by mail.

Create an online profile at Calopps.org to be automatically notified when the City opens a new recruitment.

New jobs are posted as positions become available.

The recruitment bulletin will contain a list of the job duties and the minimum requirements of a current recruitment. To view the job duties and requirements of a position not currently open, click here.

Applications are only accepted for positions that are currently open for recruitment. The City does not keep applications or resumes on file. Create an online profile at www.Calopps.org to be automatically notified when the City opens a new recruitment.

The City does not keep applications on file. Applications are only accepted for positions that are currently open for recruitment. Create an online profile at www.Calopps.org to be automatically notified when the City opens a new recruitment.

Resumes are not accepted in lieu of a City application, but if you are applying for an open position it can be attached or uploaded with your application.

Typically, notifications are sent by email 2-3 weeks after the closing date of a job. After that time, applicants can email hr@alamedaca.gov to inquire on the status of the recruitment.

Please contact the Human Resources Department at 510-747-4900.  Staff can verify employment including the position title, employment hire and separation dates.  Salary information can be obtained by faxing your request to 510-865-4043.  A signed release may be required.