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Minneapolis, MN 55415
Phone: (612) 673-2282

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 City of Minneapolis Job Opportunities


Minneapolis is an innovative, dynamic and vibrant world-class city where valued and supported employees take pride in public service. Join us and you’ll discover a diverse, inclusive, and rewarding work environment.


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Important note:  Documents, such as a resume, can be uploaded within the online application.  However, a resume does not replace the online application form!  Submitting a resume in lieu of a completed application will be considered incomplete and may result in disqualification without further consideration.


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Featured Jobs

The following job opportunities are for appointed or temporary/intern positions that do not require an online application. View the job posting, then email a cover letter and resume to the contact listed for consideration.                  


City of Minneapolis: Director, Long Range Planning (Appointed) – $120,586 - $142,947 Annually 

The City of Minneapolis has an opening for the position of Director of Long Range Planning. This appointed position is dedicated to leading and managing long-range planning and research staff with the responsibility of integrating urban design principles into the City of Minneapolis’ long range plan for housing, economic development and neighborhood planning. REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Education: Bachelor’s Degree in planning, urban design, urban affairs or equivalent. Experience: Ten years of progressively responsible planning experience as a Public administrator and planner with some portion of the experience in a government related position, which has included three years of administrative or management experience. Equivalency: An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered. For more information, click here. To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter to Susan Jones at Applications accepted through Friday, September 30th, 2016. 


Security Officer - Municipal Building Commission / 15.65/hr-$24.37/hr

Responsible for uniformed security officer duties related to the monitoring and patrol of the premises in a manner consistent with established policies and procedures which will secure the Minneapolis City Hall and Courthouse against fire, theft, vandalism and illegal entry after hours, and to provide information services to building occupants and the public.To view the complete job posting, click here

Interested applicants are encouraged to apply by completing an MBC employment application located at: 

Completed applications can be submitted to: Mark Pearson, Municipal Building Commission, 350 South 5th Street, Suite 105, Mpls. MN. 55415.  Email: Faxed applications will not be accepted. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.


Election Judge

Minneapolis is looking for hundreds of good people! The 2016 Presidential Election is just around the corner, and the City of Minneapolis is recruiting for election judges to conduct the August 9 primary and the November 8 general election. Additionally, in order to best serve our diverse communities, Minneapolis is especially interested in recruiting those who are proficient in other languages, particularly Hmong, Somali, and Spanish.  For more information and to apply:


The City of Minneapolis is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer.

We encourage applications from all individuals, including persons with disabilities, persons of color, veterans, LGBT, and women.


Last updated Sep 16, 2016