Job Opportunities

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

Project Management Office (PMO) Manager - closes 1/11/19

Under general administrative direction of the Chief Harbor Engineer, the PMO Manager will implement project management procedures, execute projects and supervise PMO project managers assigned to marine-related and Port infrastructure projects. The PMO Manager will be responsible for overseeing projects throughout the planning, design, permitting and construction phases with the goal of delivering all phases within the respective schedules and budgets. The PMO Manager will coordinate and support project design and analysis; support construction for marine and non-marine related projects and monitor progress; develop project progress reports and provide regular updates to the Chief Harbor Engineer. Learn more about the position here. Submit applications through the City & County of San Francisco's Job Postings website.                                                                                                                               


0922 Security and Emergency Planning Manager - closes 1/11/19

The Security and Emergency Planning Manager is a key member of the Port’s leadership team and responsible for the oversight of security management and emergency planning and response at the Port.The Manager represents the Port at several levels of government agencies and acts as the Port’s liaison with law enforcement and state, military and federal agencies. The Manager leads staff in emergency planning and security exercises and maintains a budget for emergency preparedness training, planning and Port security projects. Learn more about the position here. Submit applications through the City & County of San Francisco's Job Postings website.                       


0922 Contracts Manager - closes 12/28/18

Under general direction of the Finance and Procurement Manager, this position leads the procurement of goods and professional services for the Port and manages and reports on contracts under Administrative Code Chapter 21 professional services and Chapter 6 construction contracts. For the procurement of professional services contracts, this position manages the development and release of Requests for Proposals (RFP), consultant selection, and negotiations to final contract. The role supervises three positions and regularly reports to senior management and the Port Commission on Local Business Enterprise (LBE) utilization and other policy matters. Submit applications through the City and County of San Francisco's Job Postings website



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