November 8, 2016 General Municipal Election

November 8, 2016 General Municipal Election

General Municipal Election will be held on November 8, 2016. Nomination Period for seats in Council Districts 1, 2, and 6 opens July 18 and closes August 12th. Read more ...

Latino Americans

Latino Americans

The Watsonville Public Library, Watsonville Film Festival, and Digital NEST invite you to participate in the Latino Americans 500 Years of History project.

PG&E Will Begin Outreach in Watsonville on their Community Pipeline Safety Initiative

PG&E Will Begin Outreach in Watsonville on their Community Pipeline Safety Initiative

PG&E will be contacting you soon about important gas safety work to help ensure first responder safety access. Learn more...

STEAM at the Watsonville Public Library

STEAM at the Watsonville Public Library

Watsonville Library collaborating with the Environmental Science Workshop. Staff are implanting a children's program focused on STEAM (science, technology, engineering , art and math).

New City Manager Appointed

New City Manager Appointed

Charles A. Montoya was appointed as Watsonville's new City Manager at Tuesday's, October 13, 2015 City Council Meeting.

Cruz511 Traveler Information Service for Santa Cruz County

Cruz511 Traveler Information Service for Santa Cruz County

Travelers can now have easy access to traveler information with the new service - Cruz511.org. Read more for complete details of this new service.

Welcome to the Human Resources Department

The City of Watsonville is a vibrant community located in the heart of the beautiful Monterey Bay area. The City of Watsonville is a full service city. Approximately 350 full-time employees provide city residents with police, fire, water, garbage, recycling, community development and recreation services.

The City also has two libraries, an airport and several dozen parks. The City is located in the fertile Pajaro Valley where strawberries, lettuce, and cut flowers are the main crops. Watsonville is known for a variety of annual festivals and events. People from around the country flock to Watsonville for the annual Watsonville Fly-in and Air Show, Watsonville Strawberry Festival at Monterey Bay and the Monterey Bay Birding Festival.

With its temperate climate and convenient location, Watsonville is a great place to live and work.

Current Job Openings

Click this link to apply for a position with the City of Watsonville.

 

 

Contact Us

Human Resources Department
275 Main Street, Suite 400 (4th Floor)
Watsonville, CA 95076

Nathalie Manning, Human Resources Manager
Tel: (831) 768-3020
Fax: (831) 761-0736
Email HR Department