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.

Employment Application Download

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.



The City of Worthington is taking applications for one immediate full-time Police Officer and one projected full-time Police Officer (based on approval of proposed 2016 budget). Applicants must be licensed or eligible for Minnesota Peace Officer licensure. Applicants must complete a City of Worthington Employment Application and a Police Recruitment Supplemental Questionnaire - proof of eligibility/licensure must be included with application.

Documents and a complete job description 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

Starting Police Officer wage of $4,104.53 per month. Application deadline for first consideration is 5:00 on Friday, November 6, 2015, however, position is open until filled. Completed applications should be directed to the City Clerk, 303 9th St., PO Box 279, Worthington, MN 56187. Information about Worthington can be accessed via the Internet at www.ci.worthington.mn.us. The City of Worthington is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



The City of Worthington is accepting applications for the position of full-time public works operator. Employee must be able to perform a wide variety of tasks associated with the construction and maintenance of City buildings, parks, streets, and will be required to plow snow.
Preferred qualifications are: valid Class A commercial driver's license, with a tanker endorsement and three years of public works or related experience.

Pay range is $18.19 - $21.40 per hour, subject to the City's wage and compensation plan. Benefit options include Paid Time Off, sick leave, health insurance options, life insurance, long-term disability, Section 125 Flex Spending Plan, Deferred Comp. Plan, and participation in the Public Employees Retirement Association.

Applicants must submit a letter of application, resume, and completed City of Worthington
Application for Employment form (available from the City Clerk/Human Resources Assistant, 303 Ninth Street, or on our web site www.ci.worthington.mn.us) to:

City Clerk/Human Resources Assistant
City of Worthington
PO Box 279
Worthington, MN 56187-0279

Complete job description including responsibilities and requirements is available on our web site.
Application deadline for first round interviews is 5:00 p.m. Friday, November 6, 2015, however, position is open until filled.
The City of Worthington is "An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer".

Job Notice PDF: