The Port of San Francisco is an enterprise agency of the City and County of San Francisco and is governed by a Commission of five members appointed by the Mayor. The Commission is responsible for overseeing a broad range of waterfront commercial, maritime, and public access facilities that are held in public trust for the people of California. The Port’s jurisdiction covers approximately 7.5 miles of waterfront land from Pier 98, near Hunter’s Point in the southern part of San Francisco, to Fisherman’s Wharf in the northern part of the City. The Port’s diverse business portfolio includes over 550 ground, commercial, retail, office, industrial and maritime industrial leases including cargo shipping, ship repair, excursion boats, ferry boats, fishing and fish processing/distribution, tourism, filming, harbor services, and cruise-shipping.
Current Openings (as of January 23, 2017)
The Chief Harbor Engineer is responsible for developing, planning and directing the work of the Port’s Engineering Division, which oversees several major functions including building/encroachment permits, engineering and architectural design, facilities assessment, construction management, and project management. This position is also responsible for developing regulatory procedures, overseeing Port plan checking and inspection, consistency with ADA regulations, and providing building code interpretations.
In addition to competitive salaries, the Port of San Francisco offers flexible benefit plans with pre-tax elections that include:
»» Medical and dental insurance;
»» Vision care plan;
»» Flexible spending account;
»» Retirement plan;
»» Deferred compensation plan;
»» Long-term disability plan;
»» Management Training Fund;
»» 11 paid holidays per year;
»» Floating holidays;
»» 10 to 20 vacation days per year depending on years of service;
»» 5 days of paid executive leave per year;
»» Up to 100 hours paid administrative leave per year;
»» 13 sick leave days per year; and
»» Credit Union.
Port of San Francisco Employment Opportunities
City and County of San Francisco Employment Opportunities