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Employment Opportunities

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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.

Pursuant to Government Code 12952, the City of Manhattan Beach does not 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 Government Code 12952.


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.

For volunteer opportunities, please visit the Volunteer Opportunities page.

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JobTypeApplication DeadlineSalary
Maintenance Manager, Job No. 19-008Full TimeOpen Until Filled$10,353 - $13,470 per month
Police Academy Trainee, Job No. 19-019Full TimeOpen Until Filled$6,232 per month
Police Officer Lateral or Academy Graduate, Job No. 16-018Full TimeOpen Until Filled$7,376 - $8,966 per month
Pool Lifeguard/Instructor (PT), Job No. 19-013Part TimeOpen Until Filled$15.73 - $17.35 hourly
Recreation Leader I (Part-Time), Job No. 19-016Part TimeOpen Until Filled$13.00/hourly
Recreation Leader II (PT), Job No. 18-053Part TimeOpen Until Filled$14.30 /hourly
Reserve Police Officer (Level II) Job No. 14-014VolunteerOpen Until FilledNot Specified
Senior Civil Engineer - UUAD (At-Will), Job No. 19-003Full TimeOpen Until Filled$8,461 - $11,021 per month
Senior Recreation Leader I (Part-Time), Job No. 19-017Part TimeOpen Until Filled$16.79/hourly