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The Department of Human Resources is responsible for planning, coordinating, and administering a comprehensive human resources management program for the City of Novato. We strive to maintain a high-quality work environment with competitive compensation and benefits.  We seek to engage, attract, develop, support and retain the best workforce to provide exceptional customer service to Novato residents.

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  • Where can I find a listing of the current job openings at the City of Novato?
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  • What is the deadline to turn in my application?
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  • Can I attach a resume to my application?
  • Can I put "any" for the position I am applying for?
  • Can I apply for more than one position at a time?
  • When will I hear back from the City about my application?
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