Job Opportunities

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The City of Cordova is accepting applications for the following:

Current Vacancies

(Click on the Job Title for more information)

Harbor Operations Supervisor / Travelift Operator $23.46 - $32.11 per hour, DOE
Human Resources Manager $57,668.85 - $70,404.61 annually, DOE
Information Technology Manager $57,668.85 - $70,404.61 annually, DOE
Lifeguard (FT and Temp)  $15.63 - $21.39 per hour, DOE
Museum Assistant $15.63 - $21.39 per hour, DOE
Recreation Assistant - (PT and Temp) $15.63 - $21.39 per hour, DOE
Recreation Clerk $19.57 - $23.67 per hour, DOE
Recreation Program Planner $19.57 - $26.72 per hour, DOE
Refuse Equipment Operator $23.46 - $35.66 per hour, DOE
Sewer/Water Operator I, II or Provisional $19.57 - $31.54 per hour, DOE
Streets Equipment Operator $23.46 - $35.66 per hour, DOE
Motor Vehicle Customer Service Clerk (Part-Time) $18.26 - $22.08 per hour, DOE

Grant-Funded Special Project Positions

Digital Services Librarian $18.26 – $22.08 per hour, DOE

Employee Benefits

City of Cordova employees enjoy a generous benefit package that includes Alaska Public Employee Retirement System (PERS), Group Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Optional 457 Deferred Compensation, employee-priced recreation facility access, annual and sick leave accrual, and paid holidays.


Snow removal, event staff, grounds maintenance, short-term projects – there’s always some work!

If interested, complete an application for the position of “On-Call Pool”. Applications remain on file until June 30th of each year, after which you must reapply.

Seasonal Opportunities:

The City currently has no seasonal vacancies.

Downloadable Job Application

Notice to Applicants:
Your education and work history information is required on the application to evaluate your experience and for employment verification purposes. Applications will be rejected if incomplete.