The City of Worcester is the heart of Central Massachusetts and the Commonwealth, and a wonderful place to work. Home to more than 200,000 residents and thriving businesses, renowned higher educational institutions, diverse cultural amenities and a vibrant social scene, Worcester is a leading New England city and a great place to live and work. Join our efforts to provide unparalleled professional services to our community. Be a part of a shared mission to build strong neighborhoods, create a vibrant, thriving city, maintain a sound fiscal government and provide opportunities for all. We offer a competitive pay as well as a comprehensive benefit package. This is your opportunity to do well by doing good!
The City of Worcester offers a wide array of insurance options, including health, dental, vision and life, and provides a 75% match on health care plans.
The City recognizes that a career is only one part of a healthy lifestyle. City employees enjoy 12 paid holidays per year, accrued sick time which provides for potential illnesses and various types of leave based on an employee's needs. We also offer a vacation policy based on pay grade and tenure, up to five weeks.
Employees have the possibility of direct deposit as well as deductions for life's needs such as dependent care, medical services, transportation, etc. These savings are deducted from the employees' pay prior to the calculation of taxes which results in additional savings for the employee.
City employees are eligible for tuition reimbursement and loan forgiveness through a federal public service incentive program. - Learn More
The City of Worcester recognizes that employees have the talent to grow in their jobs and their careers, and educational opportunities are a great way to do so. The City offers a tuition waiver program that lowers the cost of attendance for certain courses at local institutions including:
Employees who meet the institution's entry requirements have the opportunity to take one course each semester for a reduced fee. For certain specialized positions, the City will also cover the cost of professional training or professional memberships necessary for the completion of the job.
The City of Worcester is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. The City of Worcester assures that every individual shall have equal access to all City employment opportunities. The City is all inclusive and will not discriminate on the basis of disability, gender identity & expression, sexual orientation, race, age, color, religious creed, national origin, genetic information, ancestry, military service or source of income.