Town of Los Gatos

The Organization      

The Town of Los Gatos is a general law city operating under the Council/Manager form of government. The Town Manager and Town Attorney are appointed by and directly report to the Council. The Town’s 210 full and part time employees are organized into the following departments: Parks & Public Works, Community Development, Police, Library, and Administrative Services.

 

The Community

Nestled in the base of the majestic Santa Cruz mountains, located about 60 miles south of San Francisco, Los Gatos offers a small town charm with a high level of community pride. With an approximate population of 31,000, Los Gatos is a unique community offering natural beauty that inspires a healthy lifestyle. Los Gatos has a strong economic presence, with an award-winning downtown that offers unique shopping and dining as well as local and regional favorites.

 

 

 

7 job(s) at Town of Los Gatos

Town of Los Gatos, CA Town of Los Gatos, California, United States
Jan 14, 2023
Full Time
The Town of Los Gatos invites your interest for the position of Town Engineer. For more information about this recruitment, please click here . If you are interested in pursuing this unique and exceptional career opportunity, please forward a letter of interest, your resume, and five work-related references (who will not be contacted until mutual interest is established), no later than Friday, February 3, 2023, by 5:00 pm to: Salina Flores, Human Resources Director Town of Los Gatos 110 E. Main Street Los Gatos, CA 95030 Email: sflores@losgatosca.gov Phone: 408.354.6829 This is a Management (At-Will / Unrepresented) position. Please refer to the Benefit Summaries postedon theTown of Los Gatos Human Resources Department Webpage. Closing Date/Time: 2/3/2023 5:00 PM Pacific
Town of Los Gatos, CA Town of Los Gatos, California, United States
Jan 13, 2023
Temporary
The Town of Los Gatos invites applications for the position of Grants Administrator To view the full announcement for this exciting opportunity, please click on this link: Job Brochure . To be considered for this opportunity, applicants must submit an employment application by clicking on "Apply" at the top of this announcement. A resume may be attached to your application but will not substitute for the proper completion of your application. Tentative Recruitment Schedule Oral Interview: Week of January 30, 2023 This position is a temporary, hourly position and not eligible for benefits.
Town of Los Gatos, CA Town of Los Gatos, California, United States
Jan 04, 2023
Full Time
The Town of Los Gatos is currently accepting applications for the position of Police Officer- Pre-Service . $55.26 - $67.17 Hourly $114,941 - $139,713 Annually To view the job announcement for this exciting and rewarding opportunity, please click on the following link: Job Brochure . APPLICATION AND SELECTION PROCESS Application submissions for the position will be accepted on a continuous basis and complete application packets will be review periodically. To be considered for this outstanding employment opportunity, please complete an application online by clicking "Apply" at the top of this announcement. If this is the first time applying for a position using governmentjobs.com you will be prompted to create a new user account, otherwise log in with your username and password. Your application, and responses to any supplemental questions will be used to evaluate your qualifications for this position. A resume may be attached to your application but will not substitute for the proper completion of your application. This job announcement is open on a continuous basis and may close at any time without notice. IMPORTANT INFORMATION Application and Selection Process: Application MUST INCLUDE , and will not be considered without the following: · POST Academy Certificate · WSTB Score dated within one year · Pellet-B Score Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications, as well as successfully complete the physical agility , and P.O.S.T written exam before advancing to the oral board exam. Applicants are responsible for any associated test fees, and must contact the testing agency directly to schedule. For scheduling information on the physical agility test, please click HERE ; and the written test, please click HERE . Supplemental information The information contained within this announcement may be modified or revoked without notice and does not constitute either an expressed or implied contract. The Town of Los Gatos is an Equal Opportunity and does not discriminate against qualified employees or applicants because of race, color, religion, medical, physical or mental disability, or any other basis protected by law. Qualified individuals with a disability will receive reasonable accommodation, as required by the California Family Rights Act (CFRA), and federal laws including the Americans with Disabilities Act and Section 504, during any phase of the selection process, providing such request is made to Human Resources at least five working days in advance. Medical disability verification may be required prior to accommodation. Under federal law, all employees must provide documents that authorize the right to work in the United States. Bargaining Unit: Los Gatos Police Officers' Association (POA) Please refer to the Benefit Summaries postedon theTown of Los Gatos Human Resources Department Webpage. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Town of Los Gatos, CA Town of Los Gatos, California, United States
Jan 04, 2023
Full Time
The Town of Los Gatos is currently accepting applications for the position of Police Officer- Trainee . To view the job announcement for this exciting and rewarding opportunity, please click on the following link: Job Brochure . APPLICATION AND SELECTION PROCESS Application submissions for the position will be accepted on a continuous basis and complete application packets will be review periodically. To be considered for this outstanding employment opportunity, please complete an application online by clicking "Apply" at the top of this announcement. If this is the first time applying for a position using governmentjobs.com you will be prompted to create a new user account, otherwise log in with your username and password. Your application, and responses to any supplemental questions will be used to evaluate your qualifications for this position. A resume may be attached to your application but will not substitute for the proper completion of your application. This job announcement is open on a continuous basis and may close at any time without notice. IMPORTANT INFORMATION APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: As part of the application process, Police Officer Trainee applicants are required to complete the POST Entry Level Law Enforcement Test Battery (PELLETB - written test) and the POST Work Sample Test Battery (WSTB - physical agility test) and a 1.5 mile run. Applications must include Pellet-B and WSTB score dated within one year. Select police academies will administer these specific written and physical agility tests. Applicants are responsible for any associated test fees, and must contact the testing agency directly to schedule. For scheduling information on the physical agility test, please click HERE ; and the written test, please click HERE . Supplemental information The information contained within this announcement may be modified or revoked without notice and does not constitute either an expressed or implied contract. The Town of Los Gatos is an Equal Opportunity and does not discriminate against qualified employees or applicants because of race, color, religion, medical, physical or mental disability, or any other basis protected by law. Qualified individuals with a disability will receive reasonable accommodation, as required by the California Family Rights Act (CFRA), and federal laws including the Americans with Disabilities Act and Section 504, during any phase of the selection process, providing such request is made to Human Resources at least five working days in advance. Medical disability verification may be required prior to accommodation. Under federal law, all employees must provide documents that authorize the right to work in the United States. The Police Officer Trainee classification is an at-will, full-time unrepresented employee with benefits limited to "family medical" as defined in the Police Officers Association Memorandum of Understanding. Upon successful completion of the academy, Police Trainees will be eligible for appointment to Police officer with the attendant salary and benefits offered to members of the POA. Closing Date/Time: Continuous
Town of Los Gatos, CA Town of Los Gatos, California, United States
Jun 23, 2022
Temporary
TEMPORARY/ SEASONAL MAINTENANCE ASSISTANT $17.96-$22.92/HOURLY ***This is a temporary/hourly at-will position without benefits.*** The Town of Los Gatos is hiring temporary Seasonal Maintenance Workers in the Parks and Public Works Department. The primary responsibility of these positions is to: Maintain parks and trails daily Repair and maintain traffic signs and markings Operate a variety of public works equipment Support various public events Assist in maintaining the Town’s urban forest If you enjoy being physically active, working outdoors, and want to help make your community clean, safe, and welcoming for all, join us at the Town of Los Gatos Parks and Public Works Department! We offer flexible schedules - early mornings and weekends to meet department needs. We are looking for hard working individuals who enjoy being outdoors and interacting cooperatively and effectively with the public. Public contact will require accurate knowledge, tact, courtesy, and good judgment while presenting a positive, friendly image. Must be a team player with the ability to work effectively with co-workers. Duties must frequently be accomplished independently with intermittent supervision. The position performs hands-on physical labor in keeping park sites, structures, and restrooms clean, safe, and in operable condition. Primary responsibilities during the summer months include watering trees using a portable water wagon, trimming and clearing brush by using manual and power tools, and maintaining restrooms including emptying trash, replenishing bathroom supplies and cleaning floors and fixtures, leaf blowing and sweeping. Must have experience using hand & power tools, valid California State driver's license, and a clean driving record. Prior related work experience desirable. To Apply: Online applications are preferred. If you are unable to apply online, paper applications may be submitted to: Town of Los Gatos PPW, 41 Miles Avenue, Los Gatos, CA 95030. Screening Process: As a first step of the screening process, information submitted by the applicant will be reviewed and evaluated for the position. On the basis of the application review, only those applicants with the best combination of qualifications and experience for the position will be invited to participate in additional screening. Additional screening may include interviews, written tests, and skills demonstrations. Prior to hire, applicants must have clearance for a medical exam and fingerprints from the Department of Justice. . The information contained within this announcement may be modified or revoked without notice and does not constitute either an expressed or implied contract. The Town of Los Gatos is an Equal Opportunity and does not discriminate against qualified employees or applicants because of race, color, religion, medical, physical or mental disability, or any other basis protected by law. Qualified individuals with a disability will receive reasonable accommodation, as required by the California Family Rights Act ( CFRA ), and federal laws including the Americans with Disabilities Act and Section 504, during any phase of the selection process, providing such request is made to Human Resources at least five working days in advance. Medical disability verification may be required prior to accommodation. Under federal law, all job applicants must prove authorization to work in the United States at the time of job offer. This position is a temporary, hourly position and not eligible for benefits.
Town of Los Gatos, CA Town of Los Gatos, California, United States
Jun 21, 2022
Full Time
The Town of Los Gatos is currently accepting applications for the position of Communication Dispatcher New Salary Range Effective July 10, 2022: $45.31 - $58.41 Hourly $94,245 - $121,495 Annually To view the job announcement for this exciting and rewarding opportunity, please click on the following link: Job Brochure APPLICATION AND SELECTION PROCESS Application submissions for the position will be accepted on a continuous basis and complete application packets will be review periodically. To be considered for this outstanding employment opportunity, please complete an application online by clicking "Apply" at the top of this announcement and respond to all supplemental questions. A resume may be attached to your application but will not substitute for the proper completion of your application. Please Note: This position is subject to passing a thorough background investigation which will include the following: fingerprints, polygraph, and post- offer medical exam. To be considered for this career opportunity, you must first complete the CritiCal Pre-Employment Test (more info) and submit the result with your application materials. Applicants are responsible for any associated test fees, and must contact the testing agency directly to schedule. To view test information and upcoming test dates, please click here. Supplemental information The information contained within this announcement may be modified or revoked without notice and does not constitute either an expressed or implied contract. The Town of Los Gatos is an Equal Opportunity and does not discriminate against qualified employees or applicants because of race, color, religion, medical, physical or mental disability, or any other basis protected by law. Qualified individuals with a disability will receive reasonable accommodation, as required by the California Family Rights Act (CFRA), and federal laws including the Americans with Disabilities Act and Section 504, during any phase of the selection process, providing such request is made to Human Resources at least five working days in advance. Medical disability verification may be required prior to accommodation. Under federal law, all employees must provide documents that authorize the right to work in the United States. This classification is represented by the Town Employees' Association (T.E.A.). Please refer to the Benefit Summaries postedon theTown of Los Gatos Human Resources Department Webpage.
Town of Los Gatos, CA Town of Los Gatos, California, United States
Jun 21, 2022
Full Time
The Town of Los Gatos is currently accepting applications for the position of Police Officer- Lateral New Salary Range Effective July 10, 2022 $55.26 - $67.17 Hourly $114,941 - $139,713 Annually To view the job announcement for this exciting and rewarding opportunity, please click on the following link: Job Brochure . APPLICATION AND SELECTION PROCESS Application submissions for the position will be accepted on a continuous basis and complete application packets will be review periodically. To be considered for this outstanding employment opportunity, please complete an application online by clicking "Apply" at the top of this announcement. If this is the first time applying for a position using governmentjobs.com you will be prompted to create a new user account, otherwise log in with your username and password. Your application, and responses to any supplemental questions will be used to evaluate your qualifications for this position. A resume may be attached to your application but will not substitute for the proper completion of your application. This job announcement is open on a continuous basis and may close at any time without notice. Important Information Applications must include Pellet-B and WSTB score dated within one year. Supplemental information The information contained within this announcement may be modified or revoked without notice and does not constitute either an expressed or implied contract. The Town of Los Gatos is an Equal Opportunity and does not discriminate against qualified employees or applicants because of race, color, religion, medical, physical or mental disability, or any other basis protected by law. Qualified individuals with a disability will receive reasonable accommodation, as required by the California Family Rights Act (CFRA), and federal laws including the Americans with Disabilities Act and Section 504, during any phase of the selection process, providing such request is made to Human Resources at least five working days in advance. Medical disability verification may be required prior to accommodation. Under federal law, all employees must provide documents that authorize the right to work in the United States. Bargaining Unit: Los Gatos Police Officers' Association (POA) Please refer to the Benefit Summaries postedon theTown of Los Gatos Human Resources Department Webpage. Closing Date/Time: Continuous