City Government

The Office of Human Resources



The Office of Human Resources works in partnership with all City Departments, Boards, Authorities, and Commissions to attract, manage, develop, and maintain a qualified, competitive, productive, and diverse workforce.

The City of Wilkes-Barre is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, ancestry, union membership, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability (in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990), Veteran status, sexual orientation, or family status.

The City of Wilkes-Barre ensures that applicants for employment are not discriminated against because of race, age, religion, sex, national origin, disability or family status.

**Please Note For Civil Service Applications: PAY FILING FEE PRIOR TO FILING APPLICATION.
FILING FEE CAN BE PAID IN THE TAX OFFICE LOCATED ON THE FIRST FLOOR, CITY HALL.
APPLICATION MUST BE NOTARIZED PRIOR TO FILING APPLICATION WITH THE CITY CLERK'S OFFICE.
APPLICANT MUST FILE APPLICATION PERSONALLY.


The City Of Wilkes-Barre Fire Civil Service Information


Job Application Forms

    Summer Employment Applications will be accepted in the Office of Human Resources, Room 22 until May 16, 2014.

  • For a summer position application click here
  • For a civil service application click here
  • For a regular application click here