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Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities in the City of Fitchburg!

Municipal government offers people the opportunity to serve the community, as well as to work in a professional and career fulfilling environment. Our City has high expectations of those who join our team, but at the same time, we regard our employees as our most valuable asset. We recognize that it is our employees who drive our success and meet the needs of our City’s residents and businesses every day. So to attract and retain the best staff, we offer competitive salaries, an excellent benefits package and opportunities for career growth and development.

To apply for an open position, select the job title you are interested in and click the “Apply” link. If this is your first time applying online, you must create an account and select a username and password. Please note, you will not be able to complete an application until your account has been setup. Once the account setup is completed, you may begin completing your application. The information in your account will be saved and may be used to apply for future positions. Please note the City accepts electronic applications only. Applications are accepted for open and currently advertised positions only.

You will have the opportunity to upload a resume and cover letter. Read the job posting carefully; it contains information about the position for which you are applying. Answer all questions completely and accurately. Your opportunity for employment begins with the accuracy and completeness of your application. The information you provide in the application and assessment (if applicable) will be the primary basis for evaluating your qualifications.

You are responsible for documenting all relevant qualifications in the appropriate section of the application (i.e., do not refer to a resume in lieu of listing responsibilities on your application). Your completed application, resume, cover letter and any other documents which may be required, may be electronically uploaded.

Upon completion and electronic submission of your application, you will receive email notification regarding the status of your application. The Human Resources office is not able to provide status updates via telephone.

The City of Fitchburg is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We highly value diversity in our workplace. Candidates will be considered without regard to race, color, religious creed, gender, national origin or citizenship status, ancestry, disability, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy or pregnancy-related condition, veteran status or any other protected classifications. Interested individuals, who meet the minimum requirements, are invited to apply for consideration.

Thank you again for your interest in employment with the City of Fitchburg. We wish you every success!

Job Openings

Domestic Violence Advocate  

Police Department | None
Rate of Pay: $48,672 - $81,432
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Until Filled; First consideration given to applications received on or by September 27, 2023.

Civilian Police Dispatcher  

Police Department | None
Rate of Pay: $45,011 - $55,994
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Multiple openings; Posting will remain open until filled.

Wastewater GIS Engineer   

Public Works Department | Wastewater
Rate of Pay: $52,312 - $86,944
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Deadline: October 15, 2023