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Employment Opportunities


The San Francisco Department of Public Health’s (DPH) mission is to protect and promote the health of all San Franciscans.  Are you interested in joining our team? 

DPH has career opportunities you might expect, such as positions for nurses, pharmacists and social workers.  We also offer entry level to senior management opportunities in a number of diverse fields, such as finance, information technology, environmental health inspection, facilities and food service.

DPH is proud of its diverse workplace and is an equal opportunity employer.  We encourage applicants of all backgrounds to apply for available positions located throughout the City and County of San Francisco. 

Some of our work locations include:  San Francisco General Hospital & Trauma Center (SFGHTC); Laguna Honda Hospital and Rehabilitation Center (LHH); San Francisco County Jails, both in San Francisco and in San Bruno; and, clinics and health centers throughout San Francisco’s neighborhoods.

Please search our job listings for our most current career opportunities, whether your interest is in a clinical, professional, technical, clerical or skilled crafts position. 

Benefit information for employees of the City and County of San Francisco can be found here.

Note:  Some recruitment opportunities may state “Subject to Budget Approval.”  Applications for these positions will be considered once funding is approved, and applicants should not be discouraged by not receiving an immediate response.  Applicants may also wish to consider applying for multiple postings.

To view or print available positions that may be of interest to you, please select from the categories above that most closely match your skills, experience and interests, and click. You may also view ALL of the available positions by scrolling the page after selecting ANY category.

For questions regarding employment and Human Resources with the Department of Public Health, please phone:

(415) 206-5528 (San Francisco General Hospital)

(415) 554-2587 (Central Office - 101 Grove Street)

(415) 759-3388 (Laguna Honda Hospital)

San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center has continuous filing for specialty registered nurses
Apply on-line before the Job Fair at www.jobaps.com/sf


Employment Types: For an explanation of the different types of employment opportunities with the City and County of San Francisco, please refer to the Department of Human Resource's document on Types of Employment

Examination announcements and employment openings with other departments of the City and County of San Francisco are listed on the City employment page.

General Information & Contacts: For a listing of phone numbers, addresses, and websites to view for additional information and clarification on benefits, how to get a job, future examination announcements, current departmental and city-wide examination announcements, and available positions with the Department of Public Health (DPH), please refer to the General Employment - Information Sheet