Current Job Postings

The City of Dover has a breadth of talent from our collective staff of over 350 employees and is looking for talented individuals to join our team when position openings become available. With the exception of uniformed police officers, employment applications will only be accepted to fill positions which the City is actively seeking to fill.

Listed below are the various job opportunities available at the City of Dover, organized by their respective department. Instructions on how to apply and a printable application are available inside each job posting for your convenience.

To complete a City of Dover employment application, please click on the following link. The application opens in a fillable PDF format.

Please be aware that the City of Dover does not accept applications unless there are positions available.

If you have any questions or need additional information, please call the Human Resources Department at (302) 736-7073. You may submit your employment application via the US mail (City of Dover, ATTN: Human Resources, PO Box 475, Dover DE 19903), via fax to (302) 736-7093, or in person to the Human Resources Department located at Dover City Hall. PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT APPLICATIONS THRU THE CITIZENS ACTION CENTER.

Thank you.


  • The City of Dover Public Library seeks two (2) enthusiastic part-time Librarians to join our team.

    Posted: Department:
    Dec-3-2015 Dover Public Library More Details...
  • The City of Dover Public Works Department is seeking three (3) qualified applicants for the position of Utility Maintenance Mechanic I in the Wastewater Division. 

    Posted: Department:
    Aug-12-2015 Public Works/Wastewater Division More Details...