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)

Mechanic I or II $23.46 - $30.95 per hour, DOE
Parks Laborer/Maintenance Worker I or II $20.76 - $30.32 per hour, DOE
Part Time Lifeguard $19.93 - $23.32 per hour, DOE
Part Time DMV Clerk $21.62 - $25.29 per hour, DOE
Public Safety Officer or Public Safety Officer Candidate OFFICER $31.74-44.53 per hour, DOE; CANDIDATE $24.12-$28.20 per hour, DOE
Recreation Program Specialist $22.52 - $26.34 per hour, DOE
Sewer/Water Operator I, II or Provisional $19.57 - $31.54 per hour, DOE
Streets Equipment Operator $23.46 - $30.95 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, library, museum, 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.

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.