Visiting? Relocating? Check out the Torrance Advantage

 TORRANCE california

Human Resources
 | Career Opportunities
*Job Openings (open to the public) *Promotional Jobs (current employees) *Volunteer Opportunities
*Firefighter FAQ's *Recruitment Status *Apprentice Relief Bus Operator/Trainee Program Information

font size: A | A | A

Job Opportunities



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

** By clicking on the job title, you will access the job announcement.  Please read it thoroughly before starting the application process.  The job announcement gives you information on the duties, minimum requirements, and application and selection process for that position.  It also informs you if a resume or supplemental application is required.**

Please click on the following link for assistance with creating a profile and applying for City of Torrance job opportunities. Click here.  Also, keep in mind:

  • If this is the first time you are applying using our on-line job application, you will need to create an account and select a username and password. 
  • Please remember to save your work often.  You will be automatically logged out of your applicant account after 60 minutes and may lose any information not saved.
  • When using the City of Torrance online application system, please use the following browsers: Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox.

To stay updated on new positions that open up, make sure to subscribe to our page by clicking the button at the top of the page and follow us on Twitter at @TorranceJobs and on Facebook at  If a position you are interested in is not currently listed below, you may fill out a job interest card here.

Thank you for your interest in employment with the City of Torrance!

**Online applications are stored on a secure site.  Only authorized employees and hiring authorities have access to the information submitted.**

Position Date
Salary Application
Filing Period
Apprentice Relief Bus Operator (Training Program)   9/29/2014 $11.62/hr during training/$13.73/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.)
Police Officer (Lateral Entry)   7/17/2014 $76,428/annually Continuous (Must be a current Police Officer)
Recreation Leader (Youth Basketball Referee)   $10.87 - $11.99/hour Application filing period closes December 22, 2014 at 5:30 p.m.
Recreation Specialist II (Adult Sports) - Part-time   12/3/2014 $20.94 - $23.11/hour Application filling period opens December 4, 2014 at 7:30 a.m. and closes December 29, 2014 at 5:30 p.m.
Senior Forensic Identification Specialist   10/15/2014 $32.99 - $42.13/hour Applications are accepted on a continuous basis until position is filled. The filing period opens 10/15/14 at 7:30 a.m. and the first review will be for applications recieved by 11/5/14 at 5:30 p.m.
Transit Supervisor (Temporary Assignment)   10/6/2014 $27.21 - $33.11/hour Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Water Service Technician III   $27.60 - $31.96/hour Online application and supplemental questionnaire are being accepted on a continuous basis until the position is filled.