Employment Opportunities


The California State Controller’s Office provides a compensation database for many cities and public agencies. The Government Compensation in California (Manhattan Beach) page will show the salary and benefit cost associated with employees by title.

 If you are interested in any of the open positions, please click on the appropriate link below for the position information and the supplemental application information. A city employment application is required for all open positions. A complete application (city employment application, record waiver and supplemental (if required)) must be submitted to the Human Resources Department. IMPORTANT: Facsimiles, photo copies, electronic mail, or final filing date postmarks will not be accepted.

New application under revision pursuant to AB218. The City of Manhattan Beach will no longer request conviction information or proof of safe driving record at time of application submission unless criminal conviction background is required by law or exempt from AB218.

If you are interested in a position that is not currently open, you can submit a Job Interest Card. The Job Interest Card will be kept on file with the Human Resources Office for a year. If the particular position is open for recruitment the applicant will be notified.

For volunteer opportunities, please visit the Volunteer Opportunities page.

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JobTypeApplication DeadlineSalary
Accountant, Job No. 14-030Full TimeOpen Until Filled$5,029 - $6,634 per month
Assistant Pool Manager, Job No. 14-044Part TimeOpen Until Filled $12.98 /hourly
Background Investigator, Job No 13-042Part TimeOpen Until Filled$30.90 /hourly
Police Officer (Academy Graduate), Exam No. 14-023 Full TimeOpen Until Filled$6,693-$8,135 per month DOQ
Police Officer (Lateral), Exam No. 14-022Full TimeOpen Until Filled 6,693-$8,135 per month DOQ
Recreation Leader I, Exam No. 14-001Part TimeOpen Until Filled$9.00/ hourly
Recreation Leader II (Afterschool REC), Exam No. 14-002Part TimeOpen Until Filled$10.42/ hourly
Recreation Leader II (Cultural Arts) Exam No. 14-021Part TimeOpen Until Filled$10.42/hourly
Recreation Leader II (Older Adults), Exam No. 14-004Part TimeOpen Until Filled$10.42/ hourly
Recreation Leader II (Teen Center), Exam No. 14-003Part TimeOpen Until Filled$10.42/ hourly
Reserve Police Officer (Level II) Exam No. 14-014VolunteerOpen Until FilledNot Specified
Senior Recreation Leader (Cultural Arts), Exam No. 14-013Part TimeOpen Until Filled$14.52/hourly
Senior Recreation Leader, Exam No. 14-017Part TimeOpen Until Filled$14.52/hourly