Employment Opportunities with the City of Reading
To apply for employment with the City of Reading, download and complete an Employment Application (Fillable) specifying the type of employment/position you are applying for, attach resume' if applicable and send to:
City of Reading
815 Washington Street – Room 3-03
Reading, PA 19601
An EEO/AA Employer by choice.
Male/female/disability all given equal consideration
“The City of Reading, PA is firmly committed to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and to compliance with all Federal, State, and Local laws that prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of age, race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identities or expressions, national origin, religion, disability, protected veteran status and other protected classifications. This policy applies to all employment decisions including but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, training, promotions, pay practices, benefits, disciplinary actions and terminations."
The City of Reading is seeking an energetic individual who will assume the challenging opportunity to address the planning needs of an urban city. This is a hands on position to help manage the planning activities of the City. This individual will be provide the zoning and planning decisions after reviewing submitted plans. Administers staff of professionals, including meeting with Developers and Investors through the One Stop Shop permit services that include Planning, Zoning and Codes.
The candidate for this position must be able to work independently in an office/ light industrial setting. The candidate must be able to lift a minimum of 50 pounds and handle the physical demands of the job. This is a part-time position. Management has the right to adjust the schedule as needed.
Special Events Coordinator
The purpose of this position is to organize meetings, events, activities, and community relations associated with the celebration of the City's 275th Anniversary with the Steering Committee, the subcommittees, and the public.
Lab Technician - WWTP
This position works under the direct supervision of the Laboratory Supervisor and is responsible sampling and analyzing wastewater, industrial waste, sludge, and any other samples as required.