Human Resources

Join Our Team

Our small, hands-on organization serves a vibrant, diverse and growing community. The Human Resources department serves our community by creating and supporting a talented, dedicated and high performing workforce of engaged employees that are trained and motivated to provide the highest level of customer service.

We are inspired to develop and collaborate on new ideas to improve the effective and efficient delivery of HR services and support the City’s initiative to become a hub of innovation within the San Francisco Bay Area. If these ideals match with your talents, we encourage you to apply for job opportunities and become part of the team.

Check Employment Opportunities

Here are the two ways to explore employment opportunities with Union City:

  • For HR inquiries, please call (510) 675-5339.
  • View the list below of current employment opportunities. When you click on a job title, you will be redirected to the CalOpps website where you can view the job description and apply online.
JOBTYPEAPPLICATION DEADLINESALARY
Chief Building Official/Senior Planner
Full-TimeJune 6, 2022$12,881.00 - $15,441.00 Monthly
Head Coach (CRS Program Manager)
SeasonalJune 10, 2022$19.29 - $23.44 Hourly
Assistant Coach (Recreation Leader)
SeasonalJune 10, 2022$16.07 - $19.53 Hourly
Senior Lifeguard (Senior Recreation Leader)
SeasonalJune 10, 2022$17.14 - $20.84 Hourly
Teen Leader (Recreation Leader)
SeasonalJune 10, 2022$16.07 - $19.53 Hourly
Tennis Instructor (Project Specialist)
SeasonalJune 10, 2022$15.00 - $25.00 Hourly
Tot Time Substitute Teacher (Preschool Teacher)
SeasonalContinuous$17.14 - $20.84 Hourly
Substitute Preschool Site Supervisor (Program Manager)
SeasonalJune 10, 2022$19.29 - $23.44 Hourly
Park Monitor (Project Specialist)
SeasonalJune 10, 2022$17.00 - $18.00 Hourly
Fitness Attendant (Recreation Leader)
SeasonalJune 10, 2022$16.07 - $19.53 Hourly
Lifeguard (Recreation Leader)
SeasonalJune 10, 2022$16.07 - $19.53 Hourly
Intervention CounselorFull-TimeOpen Until Filled$6,175 - $7,507 Monthly
Police Officer LateralFull-TimeOpen Until Filled$8,056 - $10,635 Monthly
Police Officer Recruit II
Full-Time
Continuous
$7,622 Monthly
Police Officer TraineeFull-TimeContinuous$41.13 Hourly
Police Officer Trainee (For Current Academy Attendees)Full-TimeContinuous$38.44 Hourly
Returning Seasonal Community & Recreation Services StaffSeasonalOpen Until FilledVaries Depending Upon Role
($15-$21)
Maintenance Trainee
Full-TimeOpen Until Filled$4,187 - $5,022 Monthly
Seasonal Maintenance WorkerSeasonalOpen Until Filled$20 Hourly 
Street Outreach WorkerPart-TimeOpen Until Filled$22.29 - $27.09 Hourly

Please note that applications must be submitted by 5 p.m. on the final filing date.

The City of Union City is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at all levels of its workplace.

City Salary, Benefits & MOUs

Union City believes in transparent government, so we post the salaries for all City positions here and update them as we make changes. Please click on the following links to find the appropriate info.