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 Human Resources Assistant.

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
PO Box 279
Worthington, MN 56187-0279

By Fax:

(507) 372-8630

By E-mail:



In Person:

to 303 Ninth Street

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 15-20 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 ID for legal age on a regular basis and assisting customers with their questions as well as providing your recommendations. Position requires working nights, weekends and holidays, some heavy lifting and teamwork.

How To Apply:

Applicants must submit a completed City of Worthington Application for Employment Form available from the Human Resource Assistant, 303 Ninth Street or from the City's website to:
Human Resource Assistant
City of Worthington
PO Box 279
Worthington, MN 56187
Fax Applications to 507-372-8630
E-mail Applications to lhenning@ci.worthington.mn.us


Starting pay is $13.00/hour; premium pay on Sundays and holidays.


Staff Accountant
Salary Range: $60,430.24 - $81,758.56/ year

Reports to the Finance Director and is secondarily responsible for the accounting system as a whole.
Performs routine accounting duties and is responsible for checking monthly reports. Develops technical reports, statements and analysis. Updates and maintains fixed asset listings. Prepares source data for computer entry operations and maintains the master chart of accounts. Prepares budget worksheets and assists in the annual budget and levy development. Compiles reports for the annual audit and develops the annual report. Stays current of new developments in accounting procedures. Prepares monthly bank reconciliation. Files reports with the State Auditor and other organizations and publishes to the local newspaper. Handles tax settlement and state-aid payments.

Bachelor’s degree in accounting, public or business administration, finance or similar field with minimum of three years experience in finance operations. Desirable qualifications would be five years experience in finance operations, advanced training in a comprehensive field of study such as public or business administration, finance, governmental accounting, economics, computer science or similar fields acquired by completing four years of college leading to a Bachelor’s Degree.

Submit city application, cover letter and resume to:
Human Resource Assistant
City of Worthington
PO BOX 279
Worthington, MN 56187
Fax to: 507-372-8630 Attn: HR
Email to: lhenning@ci.worthington.mn.us

Applications accepted until 12/4/20 at 5:00 pm

Job Notice PDF:


Plans and directs all engineering and technical services activities to provide timely and effective technical support for all city operations. Provides overall supervision and coordination of city engineering staff.

Provides direction and/or assistance to all community development functions of the city which are directed toward the effective achievement of city improvements and future development, consistent with goals and objectives developed and/or approved by the City Council and other commissions and boards which may be involved.

How To Apply:

To apply for the City Engineer position, please complete the City of Worthington Application and submit with cover letter and resume’ to:
lhenning@ci.worthington.mn.us, fax to ATTN: HR Assistant 507-372-8630 or mail to:
HR Assistant
City of Worthington
PO BOX 279
Worthington, MN 56187

Applications accepted until position is filled.