The Department of Human Resources is responsible for planning, coordinating, and administering a comprehensive human resources management program for the City of Novato. We strive to maintain a high-quality work environment with competitive compensation and benefits. We seek to engage, attract, develop, support and retain the best workforce to provide exceptional customer service to Novato residents.
Labor Relations/Negotiator Support Services Request for Proposals
The City invites interested professional labor negotiators, law firms, and attorneys to submit written proposals to provide labor negotiation services to the City of Novato.
Where can I find a listing of the current job openings at the City of Novato?Visit our Current Job Openings page for a listing of available positions and to apply online. You can also go to Jobs at the top of the page from anywhere on the site.
How do I apply for a job with the City of Novato?To apply for a position, please create an account at www.governmentjobs.com (it's free!). If you have already created an account, log in to apply online.
Can I apply online?
Yes! Check out our Current Job Openings page.
What is the deadline to turn in my application?
You must check the job announcement for the final filing date. To be considered, all applications must be received by on the final filing date unless otherwise noted.
Can I fax in my application?
No, the City does not accept employment applications via fax. All applications must be submitted online for open positions at www.governmentjobs.com.
Can I attach a resume to my application?Yes, but please be sure to complete all information requested on the application and indicate all relevant information for the position to which you are applying. Do not put "see resume". Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Can I put "any" for the position I am applying for?
We accept applications for specific positions that are coming available so an application for "any" job is not available.
Can I apply for more than one position at a time?Yes, but you must submit an application on www.governmentjobs.com for each position for which you wish to apply.
When will I hear back from the City about my application?
Once the final filing date has passed, it typically takes a few days to review the submitted applications. We will notify all candidates of their status via email. Please be sure to check your email frequently when applying for a position.