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Supporting the County of Santa Clara's employees

About the Employee Services Agency

The Employee Services Agency (ESA) is a foundational County unit, supporting over 23,000 employees who, in turn, provide essential services to nearly 2 million residents. Our work includes the recruitment of new employees, hiring process support for over 40 County of Santa Clara agencies and departments, the administration of an incredible employee benefits program, collaborating with our labor partners to provide the best possible public service compensation and working conditions, and working with other governmental agencies and private organizations.

Your path to becoming a County of Santa Clara employee starts here. Find your fit with us! Click on the information below for details.

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Career seekers

Start here. Find out about open jobs, incredible benefits, and so many other things that make the County of Santa Clara an amazing employer. 

Find your fit with us!

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Outside organizations

Are you part of another government organization needing to serve a subpoena for County employee records? Do you need to find current and historical Memoranda of Understanding/Agreement, salary information, and other guiding documents? Does your financial institution need to perform a verification of employment? Click for information.

resources FOR OUTSIDE ORGANIZATIONS

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County retirees

Thank you for your service! If you’re a County Retiree in need of benefits information, you can find details here.

County retiree resources

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Active County employees

Access ESA information related to Human Resources, Executive Services, Employee Benefits, and Labor Relations.

Employee resources

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Current labor negotiations

See proposals and information on current labor negotiations between the County of Santa Clara and our represented employees here.

view current Labor negotiations

Upcoming events