Public Works Jobs

The Department of Public Works offers career opportunities in many different fields and employs over 350 people from all different backgrounds with a range of skill sets:

  • Civil Engineers
  • Mechanical Engineers
  • Environmental Engineers & Scientists
  • GIS (Geographical Information Systems) Professionals
  • Architects
  • Landscape Architects
  • Hydraulic Modelers
  • AutoCAD Technicians
  • Laborers
  • Skilled Tradespeople:
  • Electricians
  • Plumbers
  • Masons
  • Unskilled Tradespeople
  • Automotive and Heavy Equipment Technicians
  • Administrative Professionals
  • Finance Professionals
  • Seasonal Employees

Current Openings

Additional Resources

For more information on job opportunities with the Department of Public Works and New Castle County Government, visit NewCastleDE.gov/Employment or contact:

Human Resources:
87 Reads Way, New Castle, DE 19720
Phone: 302-395-5180
Fax: 302-395-5190
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 am - 4 pm

24-Hour Jobs Hotline:
Phone: 302-395-5627