Application for Employment

To apply for a position with the City of Lancaster, apply online OR download and complete the City’s Application for Employment and return it to the Bureau of Human Resources.


*NEW* The Bureau of Human Resources is pleased to announce that applicants now have the ability to apply for employment opportunities online. To apply online, click the button below and follow the on-screen instructions.


Apply Online




Our Employment Policy

It is the policy of the City of Lancaster to provide fair and equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment. Applicants are recruited, selected and hired on the basis of individual merit and ability and without discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual preference, age, handicap, disability, veteran status or national origin.




Contact Information


City of Lancaster
Bureau of Human Resources
120 N. Duke St.
Lancaster, PA 17602





(717) 291-4713