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Employment Opportunities

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Employment Benefits

The City offers a full range of benefits. Such benefits include vacation and sick leave which are accrued for days worked or on paid leave status based upon the classification and years of service. There are eleven observed holidays per year; plus, one floating holiday is accrued annually. The City offers a Sick Leave Incentive Plan for employees that use minimal sick leave.

The City offers medical, dental, vision and life insurance which varies somewhat, based upon provisions negotiated by bargaining groups. Some employees have the option of participating in State Disability Insurance. 457 Deferred Compensation plans are also available.

Employment Application

For your convenience an employment application with the City of Atascadero can be downloaded by clicking one one of the links below. All pages must be completed; the application must be signed and returned to the City of Atascadero - City Manager's office at 6500 Palma Avenue, Atascadero CA  93422.

Completed, printed, signed and scanned applications forms may be emailed to  Candidates who are selected for an interview will need to supply an original and signed application form at the time of the interview. 

Please note our new address:  6500 Palma Avenue, Atascadero CA  93422

Non Law Enforcement Employment Application in fillable pdf format

Law Enforcement ONLY Application in fillable pdf format


Hiring Policies

The City of Atascadero’s Recruitment Policies are legally structured to ensure that recruitments and the selection process enable the City to employ well-qualified and highly competent people in City positions. The City’s selection process facilitates the hiring of the best qualified applicants to all authorized vacancies, consistent with State and Federal laws, and the City’s Personnel System Rules.

Each person interested in applying for a position shall complete and file an application for that recruitment no later than the final filing deadline as published in the announcement. For more information on the City of Atascadero’s hiring policies, please call (805) 461-5000.

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