Regardless of your role or where you work, you can make a difference. You will have the great opportunity of impacting the future and improving the lives and wellbeing of San Mateo County residents.
We believe in promoting from within and are committed to creating opportunities to cross train or rotate to challenging and changing work.
Work in full-time, part-time, regular or limited term positions. Start with us as an intern, fellow or volunteer or join us as a contractor.
Knowing that employees are our greatest asset, the County of San Mateo conducts an annual employee engagement survey. In 2014, 78% of employees ranked their experience working for the County as "very good/good" and 85% stated that they would recommend the County as a great place to work.
View our Employee Engagement Survey Results
The County of San Mateo has been awarded the Fit Friendly Award by the American Heart Association for a total of six years. This award recognizes employers that champion the health of their employees and work to create a culture of physical activity and health.
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The County of San Mateo is grateful for the veterans who’ve given their time and made personal sacrifices for our nation's safety and freedom. We value the integrity, passion and leadership skills they bring as employees of the County.
We foster a workforce that’s just as diverse as our community. We believe this commitment produces the best results for our organization because our team is empathetic and understanding to our residents’ needs and backgrounds.
Maintenance Outage Announcement: On Tuesday, October 25th from 12:00 am - 3:00 am Pacific Time, there will be no access to the job application page due to maintenance. During this time you will not be able to submit applications or access any of the job announcements. Service will resume after 3:00 a.m. PST.