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Careers With Takoma Park


Search and apply for a career with the City of Takoma Park via our Career Opportunities portal.

Find a Career With the City of Takoma Park!

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The City of Takoma Park is an exciting organization offering a variety of career opportunities. We welcome the talent of people from diverse backgrounds to provide the expertise, dedication, and imagination to propel us toward a promising future.

We are a group of individuals who have come together to accomplish the goal of championing quality and efficiency through a dedicated workforce and cooperative spirit. We welcome the opportunity to include you in this dynamic team of people who really care about providing excellent service to the residents of Takoma Park. If you are looking for an interesting career with great benefits, competitive wages, and an employer who will encourage you to reach your maximum potential, look no further!


Recruitment Spotlight:

Search for the New City Manager

The City Manager, Suzanne Ludlow will retire on July 1, 2021. The Takoma Park City Council is looking for residents’ input in the recruiting and hiring of a new City Manager.

We want to hear your opinion regarding the attributes you would like to see in the next City Manager and the most important issues facing the community today. The survey should take no more than ten minutes to complete and is available in French and Spanish.  Read more: City Manager Search


Online Recruiting System

The Takoma Park Human Resources Department online recruiting system is used to announce employment opportunities, accept applications, and provide applicants with feedback regarding the status of their applications.

How to Apply for a Career

Use our Career Opportunities site to view all of our current vacancies. This page is updated regularly. Vacancy announcements can be shared with friends who may be interested in working with the City. All applications are accepted via the online recruiting system only for those positions which are currently announced.

How to Use the Online Recruiting System

If this is your first application with the City of Takoma Park, you will be prompted to set up an account with an email address. This will give you the opportunity to update your information from a single source without having to re-enter it each time you apply for employment opportunities.

Once you have completed setting up your account, you will be able to apply for positions. You may do so by using the link for the position which interests you and selecting “apply”.

After you have completed your application, you will receive a notification via email that we have received your application. You will be able to track the status on your application by logging on to your account.

Please check back often as we update our announcements on a regular basis and are frequently in search of strong talent to help us better serve the Takoma Park community.

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