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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 following positions

  • Library Manager – The City of Takoma Park is currently seeking a Library Manager for Children and Young Adult Services for our brand-new, state of the art library, currently in the design approval stage. This position is responsible for managing the City library’s children’s and young adult service operations, and reports to the Library Director. Our incoming Library Manager for Children and Young Adult Services should be a vibrant, forward-thinking library professional who will both lead the children and young adult services staff and collaborate with the library management team. The incumbent should excel at connecting with their community, developing creative and inclusive programming, and supporting early literacy.


  • Records Specialist – The City of Takoma Park is seeking an experienced and self-motivated person to provide records management and office support to the City Clerk’s Office. This is a part time, 30-hour per week position. The incumbent should be organized, detail oriented, and have excellent written and oral communication skills.


  • Facilities Maintenance Supervisor – The Public Works Department is seeking a Facilities Maintenance Supervisor to perform skilled work in the repair and maintenance of City facilities and equipment. The position also oversees the day-to-day operations of the Building Maintenance division and Custodian division and supervises the respective staff. The hourly wage for this position is expected to be offered between $31.90 per hour and $37.02 per hour.


  • Recreations Program Supervisor – The Recreation Department is seeking an experienced Recreation Programs Supervisor to coordinate various child care programs. The selected candidate will serve as the coordinator for camps and the before and after school program for grades K-5 and will serve as the Department’s “go-to” for our ActiveNet registration software. The starting rate for this position is expected to be offered between $27.56 and $31.97 per hour.

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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