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The California State Controller’s Office provides a compensation database for many cities and public agencies. The Government Compensation in California (Manhattan Beach) page will show the salary and benefit cost associated with employees by title.

If you are interested in any of the open positions, please click on the appropriate link below for the position information and the supplemental application information. A city employment application is required for all open positions. A complete application (city employment application, record waiver and if required supplemental questionnaire) must be submitted to the Human Resources Department. IMPORTANT: Facsimiles, photo copies, electronic mail, or final filing date postmarks will not be accepted.

New application posted below pursuant to AB218. The City of Manhattan Beach will no longer request conviction information or proof of safe driving record at time of application submission unless criminal conviction background is required by law or exempt from AB218.


If you are interested in a position that is not currently open, you can submit a Job Interest Card. The Job Interest Card will be kept on file with the Human Resources Office for one year. If the particular position is open for recruitment the applicant will be notified.

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Administrative Intern (PT) I.T. Department, Job No. 16-029

  • Type:Part Time
  • Salary/Pay Rate:$12.24/hourly
  • Posted Date:03/14/2017 12:01 PM

The City of Manhattan Beach is currently accepting applications for the part-time Administrative Intern. Under general supervision, the Administrative Intern will provide support for the Information Technology Department. This position will expose students to career options within a municipal government environment.

HOURS: Part-time positions will not work over 960 hours per fiscal year.

Training & Experience: Must be a student in good standing at an accredited college or university with major coursework in public administration or a related field. No experience is necessary. Desirable course work in information technology.

License: A valid California Class "C" driver's license is required at the time of employment and acceptable driving record is required.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities: Must have general knowledge of Windows and Microsoft Office Products; the ability to work effectively and communicate with other people both orally and in writing; have organizational skills; follow directions and complete assignments in a timely and efficient manner. A strong desire to work in a public service oriented environment is beneficial.

A City Employment Application form is required and will be accepted by the Human Resources Department. The filing period will remain open until the needs of the Department have been met. Applications may be obtained by visiting our City website or from the Human Resources Department, City Hall, 1400 Highland Avenue, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266, (310) 802-5258.

City Employment Application (MS Word)

Job Announcement (PDF)

Applications will be reviewed and a select group of candidates whose background and experience best meet the requirements will be invited to an oral interview. Applicants can submit a completed City Application to the Human Resources Department in person or by mail. Facsimiles, photocopies, and electronic mail are not accepted.

If you need special assistance in the recruitment process, please contact the Human Resources Department at (310) 802-5258.


The City of Manhattan Beach does not discriminate.
NOTE: A drug test may be administered as part of the pre-employment medical exam.
The provisions of this brochure do not constitute a contract, express, or implied any provisions contained in this bulletin may be modified or revoked.

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