Collage of different careers

The City of St. John's provides a broad range of services to residents, businesses and visitors through its various departments. Our vision is of a colourful, exciting, lively, and busy city with growing diversity. It is a city of opportunities where we want to live and work.

To maintain our high standards for service delivery, we employ approximately 1200 employees and recruit for a wide variety of occupations. We offer an environment that fosters teamwork and collaboration, and provide opportunities for employees to learn, grow and thrive.

Guided by our values, we recruit, support, and retain a positive, productive, knowledgeable, and engaged workforce that understands the importance of what it means to be citizen focused.

Benefits of working with the City of St. John’s include:
•             Competitive Salaries
•             Competitive Benefits Package
•             Vacation Entitlements
•             Employee and Family Assistance Programs
•             Defined Contribution Pension Plan
•             Training and Development Opportunities
•             Wellness Programs
•             Scholarship Program for children of employees
•             Service Recognition Program
•             Inclusive Workplace
Applying for an opportunity with the City of St. John’s is now even easier with our new online application tool.

The City of St. John’s collects applications using an automated recruitment management system. View all current job postings by clicking on Career Opportunities. You will need to create a profile that includes your education, experience, and skills, and upload a recent resume. Once you have created a profile, applying for posted positions is easy. All information is confidential to the City of St. John’s and is not shared.

Please note the City will no longer be accepting applications in person, by email, fax or mail.

The City of St. John’s is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to the employment of a qualified workforce which reflects the community’s diversity.