Employment Opportunities


At the City of Parkersburg, we're more than just a workforce; we're a community. We understand that the well-being of our team is integral to the success of our city. That's why we're proud to offer an array of comprehensive benefits to ensure our employees and their families lead healthy, balanced lives.

From comprehensive health, vision, and dental insurance to securing your future through retirement plans, we’ve got you covered. Whether you're taking advantage of our generous paid holidays, planning for a new addition to your family with our parental leave, or simply want to stay fit with discounted YMCA memberships, our benefits package is tailored to cater to diverse needs.

Discover the extensive perks of joining our team:

  • Health, Vision, and Dental Insurance
  • Comprehensive Life Insurance Options
  • Retirement Benefits
  • 13-15 Paid Holidays Depending on Election Year
  • Parental Leave
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Dependent Care Spending Account
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Exclusive YMCA Membership Discounts

Interested in being a part of a team that values your growth, well-being, and future? Apply now and shape the future of Parkersburg with us.

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Applications are also available at:

Personnel Department
City of Parkersburg
5th Floor
One Government Square
Parkersburg, WV 26101

Completed applications should be returned to the address above, or you can apply online. 

The City of Parkersburg is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in employment.
 Description  Opening Date/Time  Closing Date/Time
Medium Equipment Operator - Streets
April 24, 2024 : Open Until Contracted

Law Enforcement Liaison
April 24, 2024 : Open Until Contracted

Medium Equipment Operator - Sanitation
November 27, 2023 : Open Until Contracted