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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 300,000 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
Accounting Coordinator
Airfield Maintenance Worker
Airfield Painter/Maintenance Worker
Airport Operations Supervisor
Airport Police Officer
Airport Properties Specialist
Airport Properties Supervisor
Animal Care and Control Officer
Assistant Mechanical Maintenance Worker
Attorney IV (Civil Litigation and Municipal Transactions)
Audit Coordinator
Audit Supervisor
Auditor I
Auditor II
Building Maintenance and Operations Supervisor
Building Maintenance Worker
Carpenter Foreman
Civil Engineer II
Civil Engineer III
Clerk Typist
Client Service Coordinator I
Client Service Coordinator II
Communications Equipment Installer
Communications Service Center Specialist II
Community Development Planner II
Community Development Specialist II (Affordable Housing Commission)
Community Health Aide
Construction Equipment Operator I
Construction Equipment Operator I (Trainee)
Construction Equipment Operator II
Contract Compliance Officer
Correctional Officer I
Correctional Shift Supervisor
Correctional Training Officer
Data Processing Manager
Deputy Airport Police Chief
Deputy Marshal
Digital/Printing Press Operator
Electrical Inspection Supervisor
Electrical Supervisor
Electrician (Lead)
Electrician Foreman
Electronic Control Systems Technician
Electronic Technician Supervisor
Emergency Management Specialist
EMS Dispatcher
EMT (Emergency Medical Technician)
Engineering Manager I
Engineering Technician II
Environmental Health Officer
Environmental Health Supervisor
Facilities Maintenance Worker
Fleet Body Repair Specialist (Automotive Body Mechanic)
Fleet Maintenance Parts Specialist
Fleet Maintenance Parts Supervisor
Fleet Maintenance Technician I (Automotive Mechanic Helper)
Fleet Maintenance Technician II (Automotive Mechanic)
Fleet Maintenance Technician III (Diesel Truck/Equipment Mechanic)
Food Establishment Inspector
Forestry Foreman
Government Services Analyst
Government Services Analyst (Building Division)
Graphic Arts Technician
Health Services Manager I (Emergency Response Planner)
Health Services Manager I (Public Health Quality Improvement and Community Engagement)
Heavy Equipment Operator I
Heavy Equipment Operator II
Heavy Equipment Operator II (Refuse Collector)
Heavy Equipment Operator II (Refuse Collector) (Per Performance)
Heavy Equipment Operator II (Refuse Collector) (Trainee)
HVAC Mechanic
Inventory Control Technician
Latent Fingerprint Examiner
Lead Abatement Inspector
Lead Abatement Worker
Legal Secretary
Licensed Practical Nurse
Lifeguard Supervisor
Liquor Control Officer
Mechanical Inspector I
Mechanical Maintenance Foreman
Mechanical Maintenance Worker
Messenger/Mail Clerk
Microcomputer Support Specialist
Neighborhood Improvement Specialist
Park Ranger (Armed)
Payroll Specialist I
Payroll Specialist II
Personal Property Appraiser I
Pest Control Worker
Police Commissioner
Police Dispatcher I (Trainee)
Police Officer (Trainee)
Police Planner II
Prisoner Processing Clerk
Program Specialist I (Recycling)
Program Specialist I (Security Specialist)
Program Specialist II (Building Division)
Program Worker (Department of Human Services) (Per Performance)
Programmer/Analyst I
Programmer/Analyst I (COBOL Programmer) (Per Performance)
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)
Real Estate Records Clerk
Real Estate Specialist
Real Property Appraiser I (Trainee)
Records Retention Supervisor
Recreation Assistant
Recreation Leader
Recreation Supervisor I
Safety Officer III
Secretary II
Specialist on Aging I
Stable Attendant
Stationary Engineer
Stationary Engineer (Trainee)
Street and Traffic Inspector
Street and Traffic Liaison
Systems Analyst
Systems Analyst Senior
Systems Development Manager
Systems Development Specialist
Technical Support Specialist I
Telecommunications Technician
Tow Truck Operator
Towing Services Foreman
Trades Helper
Traffic Engineer (Senior)
Tree Trimmer
Tree Trimmer (Trainee)
Urban Designer
Urban Forestry Assistant
Urban Forestry Superintendent
Utility Locator
Utility Worker
Utility Worker (Parks, Forestry and Refuse Divisions Seasonal Worker)
Utility Worker (Lead)
Water Maintenance Foreman
Water Maintenance Technician
Water Meter Worker
Water Plant Maintenance Mechanic
Water Treatment Plant Operator

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 Foreman
Airfield Maintenance Worker (Lead)
Deputy City Counselor 09/22/21
EMS Lead Dispatcher
Labor Foreman II 09/24/21

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.

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