Workforce Development

The Port’s Future Role as a Workforce Intermediary As the Port commits to renewing and building a better and cleaner energy port with new infrastructure that will enhance operations at its seaport and airport, it is a prime opportunity for the Port to reimagine its role as a workforce intermediary. In this capacity, the Port’s […]


Community Investment Program Approved by the Board of Port of Oakland Commission on July 2015, the Port of Oakland Community Investment Program seeks to add value and best serve our diverse communities within the Port’s footprint. This grant program provides grants to benefit the communities in the Port’s Local Impact Area (LIA) in Oakland, Alameda, […]


Career center for job opportunities at the Port of Oakland including airport, seaport, and commercial real estate positions. Learn more about How to Apply, Job Descriptions, Salaries and Benefits, as well as contact Human Resources.

Small/Local Business

The Port of Oakland implements a variety of contract inclusion programs for certified Local, Small, & Diverse Businesses.

Environmental Stewardship

The Port’s Environmental Programs & Planning division oversees projects that support the Port’s commitment to environmentally sustainability and its zero-emissions operations goal.

Community Relations

Community Relations Community Relations Community Engagement The Port of Oakland, through the Oakland Seaport, Oakland International Airport, and waterfront properties, generates 98,345 local jobs. As the second largest job generator in Oakland and the fifth largest job generator in the region, the Port remains a critical source of economic opportunity and jobs in Northern California. […]

Social Responsibility

Social Responsibility Social Responsibility Social Responsibility Division The Social Responsibility Division (SRD) contributes to the vitality of Oakland, surrounding communities, and the region through policies and programs that add value to the Port’s business development activities. SRD aims to facilitate inclusion, fairness, equity, as well as access to economic opportunities, programs, and services for local […]


Waterfront/Recreation Waterfront/Recreation Preserving Public Access to Shorelands Stunning water views, dramatic topography, and a temperate year round climate make the Bay Area an outdoor paradise. These treasured natural resources are integral to our quality of life. Since 1927, The Port has been the steward of 20 miles of Oakland waterfront property along the San Francisco […]

Harbor Tours

Harbour Tours Harbor Tours About Our Free Harbor Tours Port of Oakland is pleased to sponsor free harbor tours from May through October 2024 on a Blue & Gold boat. The tours will be held once a month, and each tour will last approximately 90 minutes. Visitors will learn about the Port, its operations, and […]