The Office of Community Empowerment and Opportunity welcomes talented and mission-driven career seekers to visit this site regularly to inquire about the availability of full-time positions, internships, and VISTA assignments with our office. The City of Philadelphia is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, marital status, source of income, familial status, genetic information or domestic or sexual violence victim status.

Open positions are listed below when available:

Shared Prosperity Fellowships:

As a Shared Prosperity Fellow, you will serve as an ambassador for CEO and work alongside stakeholders from government, philanthropic agencies, academia, business and consumer communities, all in an effort to achieve a common understanding of the dynamics of poverty in Philadelphia and be an active participant in making change around these complex issues.

Shared Prosperity Fellowships are offered in CEO’s policy and operations departments. The following fellowship positions are open for undergraduate and graduate students during the Fall 2017 and Spring 2018 (15-25 hours/week based on Fellow’s class schedule).  Note that preference will be given to Fall 2017 applicants who are available to serve for a full academic year.

A complete application with job descriptions is available here. Applications are due by Friday, August 18th, 2017.

Opportunities with PowerCorps PHL:

PowerCorpsPHL is a proud program of the Mayor’s Office of Community Empowerment and Opportunity.  To learn more about career opportunities with PowerCorpsPHL, as well as their Summer AmeriCorps program, please visit: