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Hourly & Seasonal

The City offers benefits to hourly and seasonal employees, including paid sick leave and promotional opportunities!

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Develop Your Skills

Professional Development programs provide learning and growth opportunities for all City employees.

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Internal Job Openings

Promotional Opportunity Listings are for City Employees only.

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Opportunity for All

People of color, women, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply! The City of Madison is an equal opportunity employer functioning under an affirmative action plan. We value diversity and differing opinions.

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Build Your Career

City employees enjoy stable, long‑term employment and have many opportunities for advancement.

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Volunteering & Internships

Build your skill set and launch your career! Interns and volunteers are a vital part of the City’s structure and functioning.

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Express Yourself

The City of Madison strives to provide a work environment where creativity is encouraged and valued.

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Competitive Benefits

The City of Madison offers an exceptional salary, health benefits package, and retirement plan.

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Police & Fire Careers

Firefighter recruitment is conducted approximately every 2 years, and a new Police Hiring Process begins every November. Get your application in today!



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