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We are happy you are interested in working for the City. You are in the right place to begin your application.


Dear applicants, in order to help prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus, the Recruitment and Examination Section is suspending all written tests, performance tests and oral interviews until further notice. These examination components are being replaced with experience and training evaluations, which do not require physical contact. Please fully describe all of your qualifying education, training and experience on your applications. Thank you. The safety of all of our staff and applicants is our priority as we continue with our efforts to conduct merit based testing for staffing the City's Civil Service.

Becoming an employee of the City of St. Louis means becoming part of the team that is leading our region's resurgence. It means doing important, significant work that directly affects the lives of more than 315,000 residents. As an employee of the City, you'll join a staff of hundreds of people who love St. Louis and are committed to serving the people with whom we share this great City. 

Learn of the many benefits the City offers.

Civil Service Jobs with the City of St. Louis

Opportunities are sorted by position title, closing date. Applications for openings with no closing date will be accepted until a sufficient number are received to fill anticipated vacancies.

Position Title Closing Date
Account Clerk
Accounting Manager 11/06/20
Airfield Maintenance Worker
Airfield Operations Specialist (Lead)
Airfield Painter/Maintenance Worker
Airport Operations Supervisor
Airport Police Officer
Assistant Mechanical Maintenance Worker
Attorney Manager 11/13/20
Building Inspector I
Building Maintenance Worker
Communications Equipment Installer
Communications Service Center Specialist II
Community Health Aide 11/13/20
Construction Equipment Operator I
Contract Compliance Officer
Criminalist II
Data Processing Manager
Deputy Marshal
Electrical Inspector I
Electrician (Lead)
Electrician Foreman
Electronic Control Systems Technician
Electronic Control Systems Technician (St. Louis Lambert International Airport)
EMS Dispatcher
EMT (Emergency Medical Technician)
Engineering Manager I
Environmental Health Officer
Environmental Health Supervisor
Facilities Maintenance Worker
Fleet Body Repair Specialist (Automotive Body Mechanic)
Fleet Maintenance Parts Specialist
Fleet Maintenance Technician I (Automotive Mechanic Helper)
Fleet Maintenance Technician II (Automotive Mechanic)
Fleet Maintenance Technician III (Diesel Truck/Equipment Mechanic)
Forestry Foreman
GIS Specialist II/Graphic Designer
Government Services Analyst
Health Marketing Administrator
Health Services Manager II
Health Services Manager II (Epidemiology and Surveillance)
Heavy Equipment Operator I
Heavy Equipment Operator II
Heavy Equipment Operator II (Refuse Collector)
Heavy Equipment Operator II (Refuse Collector) (Per Performance)
HVAC Mechanic
Information Systems Support Manager (Public Utilities - Water Division)
Inventory Control Technician
Inventory Supervisor
Lead Abatement Inspector
Lead Abatement Worker
Legal Investigator I
Liquor Control Officer
Mechanical Maintenance Foreman
Mechanical Maintenance Worker
Neighborhood Improvement Specialist
Park Ranger (Armed)
Payroll Specialist III
Personal Property Appraiser I
Pest Control Worker
Police Dispatcher I (Trainee)
Police Officer (Trainee)
Prisoner Processing Clerk
Program Specialist I (Building Division) (Per Performance)
Programmer/Analyst I
Programmer/Analyst II
Programmer/Analyst III (Network Security - St. Louis Lambert International Airport)
Public Health Nurse II
Public Health Nurse III
Public Health Program Representative (COVID-19 Virus Contact Tracing/Investigator)
Recreation Assistant
Recreation Leader
Stationary Engineer
Stationary Engineer (Trainee)
Street and Traffic Inspection Supervisor
Street and Traffic Inspector
Supervising Stationary Engineer
Systems Analyst
Systems Development Manager
Systems Development Specialist
Systems Project Leader
Technical Support Specialist II
Telecommunications Specialist
Telecommunications Technician
Tow Truck Operator
Towing Services Foreman
Trades Helper
Transportation Center Operations Specialist
Tree Trimmer
Tree Trimmer (Trainee)
Utility Locator
Utility Worker
Utility Worker (Lead)
Water Maintenance Foreman
Water Maintenance Technician
Water Meter Worker
Water Plant Maintenance Mechanic
Water Treatment Plant Operator
Web Development Specialist I

Promotions Only

These examinations are open to permanent city employees who are eligible to apply on a promotional basis.

Position Title Closing Date
Airfield Maintenance Worker (Lead)
Electrical Inspector II 10/30/20

Non-Civil Service Jobs Processed by Personnel

Applications for openings with no closing date will be accepted until a sufficient number are received to fill anticipated vacancies

No current openings.

Non-Civil Service Jobs

These positions are processed by the listing Offices and not the Department of Personnel.

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