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No, all applications must be submitted online through the City’s Employment Opportunities page.
Each position has a different recruitment timeline. Certain positions stay open until the hiring manager and recruiter have determined that there are enough qualified candidates, or until the position has been filled. Also, certain recruitments may be limited to a specific number of applicants. Please review the job posting thoroughly for important information regarding deadlines. We encourage you to apply promptly. We reserve the right to close any recruitment at any time without notice.
Persons with disabilities who require special accommodations to participate in the recruitment process may contact the recruiter at [email protected]
Minimum Qualifications are the basic work experience, education, training, and/or licensure necessary to be considered successful in a job. A specific degree, professional certification, specific industry knowledge, or years of experience all constitute a different level of knowledge, skills, and abilities. It is important that your application displays your qualifications for the job in which you’re applying.
No. It is important that your application exhibits all of your experience and education. You can attach your resume; however you MUST complete all sections of the application, especially the work experience and education fields. Incomplete applications may be rejected.
Review of all submitted applications will take place after the job announcement closes and can take 2 to 3 weeks depending on the number of applications received. You will receive an email status update at the end of application review, letting you know the next steps. Also, you may reference the recruitment bulletin for additional information.
All job announcements for the City of San Leandro will include supplemental questions. Since these responses are rated and used to determine whether your application will proceed further in the process, it is important to answer all questions clearly and thoroughly. Some questions may have multiple parts; answer all parts of each question. Responses such as “see resume” or “see application” will be treated the same as no response and will automatically be assigned a score of zero.