Jobs Opportunities

Full time position suited to attorney with experience in municipal law, employment and labor law, contracts & litigation; submit resume, references & writing sample to City of Bethlehem Law Bureau, 10 East Church Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018, or email to; submission deadline February 19, 2016 .

The Bethlehem Police Department is currently seeking applications for the position of Reserve Adult Crossing Guards with the potential of Permanent Adult Crossing Guard. The position pays $10.76 per hour to start and hours vary week to week. Applicants must be able to drive and pass a background investigation. For more information please contact Officer Scott Weber at (610) 997-7669 or e-mail

The City of Bethlehem is accepting applications for the position of Police Officer.  The Police Civil Service Entrance Examination will be conducted Saturday, March 19, 2016.  Starting annual salary:  $51,490.  Competitive benefits package.  To apply, you must:

    • Be a citizen of the U.S. and resident of the U.S. for at least 5 years
    • Be at least 21 years of age on March 19, 2016
    • Possess an Associate’s Degree or a minimum of 60 credits from not more than 2 accredited colleges/universities.  This requirement may be waived if you possess Act 120 Certification and 4,000 hours of service as a municipal police officer, or have at least two years active military service and an honorable discharge from such service.
    • Possess a valid driver’s license.

    Application forms and Civil Service Vouchers may be obtained from the HR Bureau at 10 E. Church St., Bethlehem, PA, M-F, 8 AM to 4 PM, or online.  Please submit the following, postmarked no later than February 12, 2016:

    • Completed and signed Application for employment
    • Copy of degree and unofficial transcript and/or copy of Act 120 Certificate.
    • Copy of birth certificate
    • Copy of valid driver’s license
    • Copy of social security card
    • Notarized Civil Service Voucher
    • Money order for $50 made payable to “City of Bethlehem”
    • DD-214, Member 4 Form if you are a veteran claiming Veteran’s Preference.

    Incomplete application packets will not be accepted.  $50 registration fee is non-refundable.  Successful applicants will be notified by e-mail or regular mail of time and location of examination.

    Equal Opportunity Employer

Contact Human Resources

Phone: (610) 865-7015
Address: 10 E. Church St., Bethlehem, PA, 18018

General Employment Application (PDF)