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Associate Engineer  - Please complete the application online, then e-mail the supplemental questions to jobs@TorranceCA.Gov




The City of Torrance Human Resources Division invites you to apply for jobs listed below. 

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Position Date
Salary Application
Filing Period
Apprentice Relief Bus Operator (Training Program)   1/14/2015 $11.85/hr during training/$14.00/hr after completion of training Continuous (Supplemental Application required and is attached to job announcement. Please read job announcement for minimum requirements regarding this position.)
Associate Engineer (Public Works)    4/12/2016 $45.18-$54.93/hour Open until filled. The first review of applications will be those received by Tuesday, May 3, 2016 @ 5:30 p.m. Please also submit the supplemental application, listed below, to jobs@TorranceCA.Gov
Associate Engineer (Public Works) Supplemental Application   Please submit this supplemental application to jobs@TorranceCA.Gov in addition to electronically submitting the application for Associate Engineer (Public Works)
Audit Manager    4/18/2016 $9,168-$12,768/month The application filing period begins Monday, April 18, 2016 and is open until filled. The first review of applications will be those received by Monday, May 9, 2016 at 5:30 p.m.
Community Services Leader I (Formerly Recreation Leader)   02/17/16 $11.31 - $12.46/hour Applications accepted on a continuous basis.
Finance Manager-Revenue   9/17/2015 $9,168-$12,768/month Open until filled.
Lifeguard/Aquatics Instructor   03/15/2016 Lifeguard: $14.65-$16.14/hour Aquatics Instructor: $15.10-$16.63/hour The application filing period is open until filled. The second round of testing will occur with those applications received by May 16, 2016 at 5:30p.m.
Management Aide (Intern II - Cable and Community Relations)    4/10/15 $16.74 - $20.35/hour Application filing period opens Friday, April 10, 2015, and will remain open until filled.
Permit Technician I    4/25/2016 $21.51-27.45/hour The application filing period begins Tuesday, April 26, 2016 at 7:30 a.m. and closes on Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at 5:30 p.m.
Police Officer (Entry Level)   12/17/2015 $4,319 during training; $$77,208 upon graduation Applications accepted on a continuous basis. Click the link titled Police Officer Entry Level 2016 testing schedule for information on testing dates.
Police Officer (Lateral Entry)   12/10/2015 $81,072/annually (eff. 1/1/16) Continuous (Must be a current Police Officer)
Public Works Inspector - Capital Projects    4/4/2016 $30.12-$40.38/hour Applications are being accepted on a continuous basis.
Senior Mechanic   12/30/2015 $30.78 - $33.98/hour Open until filled.
Summer Internship Program   2/24/2016 Unpaid Please submit the following via e-mail at Jobs@TorranceCA.Gov by Friday April 29, 2016 at 5:30 p.m. . Cover Letter . Resume . Unofficial Transcript . Two professional or educational references
Transit Supervisor (Temporary Assignment)   3/23/2015 $27.76 - $33.77/hour Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Workers' Compensation Manager   4/5/2016 $8,583-$11,845/month The application filing period opens Wednesday, April 6, 2016 and is open until filled. The first review of applications will be those received by Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at 5:30 p.m.
Youth Development Program   3/24/2016 Applications must be submitted by April 9, 2016