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

There are no current openings in the Department of Public Works

Additional Resources

For more information on job opportunities with the Department of Public Works and New Castle County Government, visit 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