Company Overview
The City Of Milwaukee Thank you for your interest in establishing a career with the City of Milwaukee. The City needs capable and energetic people to perform those services upon which its citizens depend. City employees also carry out new programs to improve the local quality of life.

Working for Us! There are over 1,000 different job classes in the City in fields such as finance and accounting, engineering, information technology, health, human resources, library science, urban planning, law, communications, and many more. There are entry-level positions for individuals without experience, and, as experience and skill are gained, promotional opportunities are available. Most City jobs are under civil service. While there is a residency requirement, most positions allow the person hired to move into the city within six months after beginning the job.

We Offer A professional and innovative work environment, competitive salaries, and excellent benefits including the following:
  • Employer paid defined benefit pension plan
  • 457 deferred compensation plan
  • Vacation
  • Sick leave and other leaves
  • Holidays
  • Educational Assistance
  • Health and Dental Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Plan (EAP)
  • Satisfaction of working in a highly respected municipal government and contributing to the Milwaukee community
Employment Opportunities A list of current employment opportunities can be found at or by calling our 24-hour Job Hotline at 414-286-5555. Applications and job announcements may be downloaded through the website, by calling 414-286-3751, or by writing or visiting the City Department of Employee Relations, Room 706, City Hall, 200 East Wells Street, Milwaukee, WI 53202-3554.

Website More information may be obtained by visiting the Department of Employee Relations Website at or the City of Milwaukee municipal government website at The City of Milwaukee is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and Values and Encourages Diversity in the Workplace.
Company Summary
City of Milwaukee
Number of Employees
(414) 286-3751
(414) 286-0800
200 East Wells Street
Milwaukee, WI