Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

Employment in the Worthington City Government

Thank you for your interest in employment with the City of Worthington! We're excited that you are here. Please view the available positions at the bottom of this page for our current employment opportunities. If you have any questions about employment with the city, or the application process, please contact the City Clerk.

The Worthington City Government is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

How to Apply:

To complete the application follow these instructions

  • Click on the employment application link below
  • Fill in all of the document
  • Print a copy for your records and click submit by email. Alternatively, you can submit by mail, fax or in person using the information below.

Employment Application

Download our application and submit it by mail, fax or in person. To download, click the link below.  If you are applying for a Police Officer position please fill out the supplemental questionnaire in addition to the employment application.

Employment Application Download

Patrol Officer Supplemental Questionnaire

Reserve Officer Supplemental Questionnaire

Please submit your completed, signed and dated application using one of the following methods:

By Mail:

City of Worthington
303 Ninth Street
PO Box 279
Worthington, MN 56187-0279

By Fax:

(507) 372-8630

In Person:

Office hours are Monday–Friday, 8:00am–5:00pm

Available Employment Positions

Below are Employment Positions currently available for the Worthington City Government. To view a position, click the item title to expand. Click the item title again to collapse the listing.



Worthington Municipal Liquor Store is accepting applications for Part-Time Liquor Store Clerks to help fill positions for our store. Hours average between 12 and 18 hours per week. Employee must be able to perform a wide variety of tasks associated with Liquor Store operations including, but not limited to: operating a cash register, making change, stocking shelves and coolers, checking identification for legal age on a regular basis, and assisting customers with their questions and providing your recommendations. Position requires working nights, weekends and holidays, some heavy lifting, and teamwork.

Starting pay is $10.30 per hour.

Applicants must submit a completed City of Worthington Application for Employment Form (available from the City Clerk/Human Resource Assistant, 303 Ninth Street, or on the City of Worthington website: (www.ci.worthington.mn.us) to:
City Clerk/Human Resource Assistant
City of Worthington
P.O. Box 279
Worthington, MN 56187

Application Deadline for first consideration is 5:00p.m., Friday, August 16, 2019. Position open until filled.

**The City of Worthington is an Equal Opportunity Employer**


Worthington, Minnesota

Police Officer

Salary Range: $26.52/hour - $35.89/hour

General Duties: Performs patrol, investigations, traffic and other law enforcement activities during an assigned shift. The main emphasis is implementation of plans and directions as prescribed for the protection of lives, property, prevention of crime, enforcement of all laws and maintenance of public order.

Minimum Requirements: Up to one year of law enforcement work, requires knowledge gained through specialized courses in law enforcement acquired by completing two years of college, vocational or technical school.

Apply: Applicants must be licensed or eligible for Minnesota POST licensure, and must complete a City of Worthington Employment Application and a Police Recruitment Supplemental Questionnaire.

Documents may be obtained in person at City Hall, by telephone at 507-372-8601, by mail at City of Worthington, 303 9th Street, Worthington, MN 56187 or on the internet at http://www.ci.worthington.mn.us/public-safety.

Application deadline is 5:00 p.m. Friday, September 6, 2019 - position is open until filled.

The City of Worthington is an EO,AA Employer.


The City of Worthington Engineering and Community Development Departments are accepting applications for the position of Administrative Secretary. A minimum of one year of college or vocational training and one year of secretarial experience is required. Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills. Beginning salary is $20.38 per hour, plus benefits. Interested parties should submit a letter of application, résumé and a completed City of Worthington application form to:

Human Resources
City of Worthington
PO Box 279
Worthington, MN 56187

Applications and complete job description are available on our website at www.ci.worthington.mn.us or from the City Clerk’s Office, 303 Ninth Street, Worthington, MN 56187.

Applications must be received no later than 5:00 p.m., Tuesday, August 27, 2019.

“Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer”

Job Notice PDF: