Job Opportunities by Department

Allegheny County provides challenging, diverse, and rewarding career opportunities to those who wish to make an impact in their community.

Learn more about departments and roles below.

You can search for jobs in all Allegheny County departments through the centralized job portal.

Kane Community Living Centers

Kane provides families with the security and comfort of care services and highly qualified medical professionals who are always willing to lend a hand.

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Health Department

The mission of the Allegheny County Health Department (ACHD) is to protect, promote, and preserve the health and well-being of all people in Allegheny County, particularly the most vulnerable.

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Department of Human Services

The Allegheny County Department of Human Services (DHS) has a wide range of opportunities available for new and experienced job seekers that pair personal accomplishment with community betterment.

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Allegheny County Jail

The Allegheny County Jail offers employment opportunities in many professional and technical areas, including healthcare, social work, corrections, and more.

County Jail Jobs

Police Department

The Allegheny County Police Department provides services on county-owned property including nine public parks, the Allegheny County Airport, and the Pittsburgh International Airport.

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The Allegheny County Parks Department offers a variety of year-round recreational activities including golf, fishing, swimming, kayaking, skiing, and youth sports. Both non-seasonal and seasonal positions are available.

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Public Defender's Office

The Public Defender's Office provides legal counsel to anyone who lacks sufficient funds to obtain legal counsel in any proceeding where representation is constitutionally required. The Public Defender's Office protects clients by providing skilled, aggressive, and passionate advocacy in order to preserve the rights guaranteed to all members of our community. The Public Defender's Office offers a clerkship program as well as internships.

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Allegheny County Airport Authority

The Allegheny County Airport Authority (ACAA) manages Pittsburgh International and Allegheny County airports. The ACAA recruits talent for its 15 departments, which include Airfield Operations, Airline Services, Engineering & Construction, Finance, HR, and IT.

Allegheny County Airport Authority Jobs

County Controller's Office

The Controller's Office accepts resumes and letters of interest from qualified individuals with experience and/or education in Accounting, Auditing, Payment Processing, or Financial Information Systems on a continual basis.

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Court of Common Pleas

The Fifth Judicial District of Pennsylvania employs approximately 1,200 employees in the Civil, Criminal, Family, and Orphans' Court divisions and Pittsburgh Municipal Court and Magisterial District Courts.

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District Attorney's Office

In addition to the Pre-Trial Screening Unit, the Phoenix Docket Unit, and the General Trial and Preliminary Hearing Units, the District Attorney's Office maintains a 24-hour Warrant Approval Office and several specialty prosecution units.

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Additional Opportunities

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