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With a thousand full-time positions and hundreds of part-time hourly positions, the City of Santa Barbara offers multiple opportunities to grow within the organization. Many of our management employees began their career with the City at the entry level. With a robust training program, tuition assistance, and value placed on internal promotion, our employees enjoy an environment in which they are encouraged to explore opportunities from within.

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Fresh out of college I started as an hourly employee expecting it to be a temporary assignment... that hourly job turned into a career.
Airport crews maintain the runways. Parks tree crews prune city trees. Public Works Fleet Management staff maintain city vehicles. Public Works welders perform to exacting standards.
Last Updated: Jan 14, 2020
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