Current City Jobs
The City of San Diego only accepts online applications. If this is the first time you are applying via our online job application, you will need to create an account by clicking on the Applicant Login & Registration link.
After your account has been established, you can build an application by clicking on the Create Application link. Your application can be saved and used to apply for more than one job opening. Online applications are stored on a secure site and only authorized employees and hiring authorities have access to the information submitted.
It is important that your application is complete and thourough - please include all requested education, experience, attachments, and other information. Resumes and other supporting documents can be provided at the time of application; however, resumes will not be accepted in lieu of an application. Incomplete applications are subject to rejection. Notifications to applicants are sent electronically to the email address you provide.
The employment opportunities listed herein reflect only a portion of the available openings the City of San Diego has to offer. The City does not advertise widely for positions where the numbers of local applicants significantly exceed the number of jobs available (e.g., Fire Recruit, Laborer, entry level Grounds Maintenance). These jobs are opened infrequently and the resulting eligible list usually lasts for two years.
To obtain a complete listing of our job openings, select from the links below.
List of current jobs open to the public.
List of promotional job openings for current City of San Diego employees only.