If you're looking for an opportunity to work in a dynamic, inter-disciplinary, and innovative department and share in our vision to enhance San Francisco's livability, check out our open positions below.

Open Positions

Job Title Details Filing Deadline
9110 Summer Planning Intern The San Francisco Planning Department is currently looking for seventeen (17) bright and enthusiastic interns to work full-time with staff on a variety of planning projects this summer from June 6, 2022 thru Aug. 26, 2022. 01/28/2022
11:59 PM

Open Examinations

Job Title Details Filing Deadline
5291 Planner III This is a Classification-Based Testing (CBT) and the examination process will result in the creation of the 5291 eligible list.  The certification rule for the eligible list resulting from this examination is Rule of Seven (7) Scores. February 7, 2022, 11:59 PM

Civil Service Examination

The City is dedicated to recruiting and hiring fairly and on the basis of merit. In furtherance of this goal, the majority of City jobs are filled through a civil service examination process. The purpose of the examination is to create an applicant pool of qualified persons to be considered eligible for employment.

If you pass the exam, you will be placed in an applicant pool, also called an eligible list, ranked according to your score on the exam. Applicants are selected from the eligible list based on a certification rule, also posted on your job announcement.

If you are selected from the eligible list, you will be notified via email or regular mail that you have been referred to San Francisco Planning for consideration.

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