Applications and resumes are only accepted for posted vacancies and must be received no later than the application deadline for the posting.

See current job openings and apply online.

Police/Fire:  Please visit the recruitment pages of the  Rockford Police or Rockford Fire for more information about opportunities to join their departments.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The City of Rockford is committed to hiring and employing without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, ancestry, age, disability or genetics.

Residency Requirement

Effective June 1, 2018 all newly hired non-represented employees, including Department Heads shall live within the municipal boundaries of the City of Rockford within six (6) months of their completion of their introductory period.