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 “This is an exciting time for Philadelphia. The City is transforming itself. There are a multitude of experience and growth opportunities here at STREETS.”

     ~ David J. Perri, P. E. - Former Streets Commissioner

The City of Philadelphia Department of Streets

With a workforce of over 25,000 and opportunities in more than 1,000 different job categories, the City of Philadelphia is one of the largest employers in Southeastern Pennsylvania – and the Philadelphia Streets Department plays a vital role. Through groundbreaking research, innovative design and the highest level of community service, the Streets Department offers employees the opportunity to build a better Philadelphia while keeping our city clean, safe and connected. It is our responsibility to keep this city moving. We offer careers that help businesses grow, usher students to school, and enrich people’s lives. But most importantly, Streets Department employees take great pride in serving the communities where we live, work and play.


A Career in Streets

Whether you're a seasoned professional or just starting out, the Streets Department provides a solid foundation for your career. We have positions available for you, whether you have a high school diploma or an MBA. From Electrical and Mechanical Engineers, to Surveyors, to Sanitation workers, there is something for every skill set and experience level. So, where will STREETS take you? Be a part of keeping Philadelphia connected and moving.