City of Oakland offices are closed today, March 31, 2023 in observance of Cesar Chavez day.

Employee Resources

The City of Oakland is committed to the wellbeing of our employees. We offer extensive health and wellness benefits.


We strive to recruit and retain the most qualified candidates for employment by:

  • Maintaining a competitive classification and compensation system
  • Recruiting local, statewide and national candidates who reflect the City's diversity objectives
  • Working closely with community agencies and participating in job fairs
  • Providing employment information and career counseling