Employment Opportunities

Current Job Openings

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The City of Charlestown invites qualified candidates to join our team of skilled and dedicated employees. Employment with the City of Charlestown is an exciting way to serve your community through your professional skills, trades, and talents. Our city departments - from the Mayor's office to the Sanitation Crew or Parks Department - run lean operations to keep the cost down for taxpayers. Employees are expected to be team players, problem-solvers, and have a customer service mindset. When you come to work for the City of Charlestown, you become not only a part of our team but an ambassador within the community.


Equal Opportunity Employer

As a municipality, the City of Charlestown and its managers celebrate the diversity of our community, citizens and employees. As an equal opportunity employer, the City of Charlestown is committed to a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. Candidates will be considered without regard to race, color, physical or mental disability, religion, sex, age, national-origin, veteran status, gender identity, gender expression or sexual orientation. All employment decisions are based on candidate qualifications, merit and business needs.

Background Check & Screening

The City of Charlestown is a drug-free workplace. Applicants will be required to pass a background check, drug screen, and are subject to random drug testing. Additional requirements may apply depending on the position.

Internship Opportunities

Internship Opportunities are available throughout the year for trade, college, and graduate students. Please email Brian Smith for more information.

Parks Department Seasonal Staff

Applications for Parks Department seasonal staff will be accepted year-round. Seasonal employment is a great opportunity for High School and College Students to work at the Family Activities Park, camps, leagues, various parks events and during Christmas.  Service hours are available.

You may also use this application portal to apply for any positions that may become available in the future. Applications are available in the lobby at Charlestown City Hall at:
304 Main Cross Street
Charlestown Indiana
Charlestown, IN 47111

Special assistance with the application and examination process is available, upon request, for persons with disabilities. Call 812-256-3422 for more information.

Contact Us

For more information or to submit your resume and cover letter by email, please email Mayor Hodges. For Parks Department employment inquiries, please email Parks Director Marissa Knoebel.