City Employment & Volunteer Opportunities


We are looking for great people to work here in the City. Our team is focused on keeping South Burlington one of the best places to live, work, and visit.

Water Quality Operator
This position is responsible for the maintenance and repair of equipment for the City’s Water Quality System.
Click here for a complete job description. 

Payroll & Benefits Manager
This position manages accurate processing and recording keeping of payroll. Coordinates and manages compensation and benefit programs, including preparation, implementation and day-to-day administration and compliance. Click here for a complete job description. 

Assistant City Clerk- City Clerk's Office (part-time)
This position is responsible for assisting in the maintenance of official municipal records, issuance of various licenses and official documents, and administration of election activities. Click here for a complete job description. 

Police Officer(s)
We are currently seeking team players who are committed to making a difference in our community. We consider our community our #1 responsibility. We continuously recruit for the position of POLICE OFFICER whether a vacancy exists or not.  Complete a police application form and submit to

In order to be considered, you must meet one of the following criteria:

  • 20 years of age at the time of application and High School Diploma;
  • Associates Degree or higher strongly encouraged; or
  • Have a minimum of 2 years previous full-time experience with another agency; or
  • Have honorably discharged after a minimum of a 2-year active duty military tour


  1. Download and complete a City employment application form.
  2. Compile requested materials.
  3. Submit your application.

Questions?  Call us at 802.846.4118 or email