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Work for Brooklyn Park

Join us in our mission to help everyone in Brooklyn Park thrive!

Make a Difference

In local government, the work we do directly benefits our community.

Brooklyn Park is the sixth largest city in the state with over 80,000 residents and 30,000 jobs. Approximately 54 percent of our residents are people of color, 22 percent are foreign-born, and more than a quarter speak a language other than English at home. Working for such a vibrant and dynamic community is an excellent personal and professional opportunity.

Brooklyn Park residents, graduates and undergraduates are encouraged to apply!

Apply for a job

How to Apply

Application process

  1. View the current job opportunities page
  2. Follow the instructions to apply for a position online
  3. Complete your application completely and accurately

If you misrepresent or falsify information or don’t include requested materials, we may reject your application. If you are employed by the City and we later discover inaccurate information, you may be disciplined or terminated.

Selection process

  1. Each job posting includes the duties of the position and minimum and desired qualifications.
  2. We carefully review and evaluate each application
  3. We award veteran’s preference, if applicable
  4. We may require pre-employment assessment screening, which may include physical, psychological, or knowledge, skills, and abilities tests to help identify a candidate’s individual capabilities
  5. Top candidates will proceed to one or more interviews
  6. You must check the email account you provided with your application for updates regarding your status in the selection process. If you fail to respond, you may be removed from consideration.

Background checks

Offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of a background check, which may include any combination of the following:

  • Criminal history check
  • Driving record check
  • Verification of employment history, education and references
  • Physical examination
  • Drug test
  • Credit check
  • Accommodation

If you require accommodation to participate in the hiring process, please contact Human Resources.

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