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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Jobs for Felons

City Jobs for Felons To Help Turn Your Life Around

For most people who have been in city jails, re-entry into the community is inevitable. Whether it will be successful or not depends largely on their ability to find city jobs for felons once they get out.

Why It’s Challenging To Land a Job

Landing an honest and good-paying job can be difficult for someone with a criminal record. Many companies are hesitant about taking an ex-felon in and trusting him or her with big responsibilities.

It is very tempting for business owners to be dismissive and even suspicious for one reason or another. Some think that the skills and work experience deteriorate during incarceration. Others fear that current employees will discriminate against someone with a history of crime.

Whatever the case, and whether it is fair or not, it leaves many ex-offenders unemployed, frustrated, and helpless.

Why There Is Still Hope for You

Still, there is no need to despair if you just got out of jail. An increasing number of companies and employers are willing to take a chance at people who have been convicted of a crime. They have hiring policies that can level the playing field for applicants that have felony records.

Another good news is that we have made it easier for you to connect with these companies and get your life back on track. We have a list of small businesses and big companies offering various city jobs for felons. They come from a wide range of industries, so there is a good chance that you will find one that suits your skills.

So far, we are the only ones to manage a site with a job board where prospective employers can post city jobs for felons. It is very accessible and easy to navigate.

While the list is not yet as extensive as we want it to be, it is expanding fast. That’s because a growing number of employers understand the uphill battle that ex-offenders are in and are willing to help.

What’s more, we have a group of people who are passionately scouring the internet for more resources to help you in your journey. Aside from being an accurate source of city jobs for felons, we can help you access housing, re-entry programs, and anything else you would need to start your new life.

List of City Jobs for Felons

As the year 2017 approached, the population of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, reached a level of 1.58 million people. A large city such as this offers numerous job opportunities in a wide variety of areas.  While finding work is challenging for most people, it is even more difficult someone for someone with a felony conviction because of more limited opportunities due to their criminal record.

Below we have a number of job listings, followed by the top employers in Pennsylvania and their hiring policies.

Make sure you read this entire page for your best chance at being successful in your job search.

Event Marketer

  • CompanyLeafFilter
  • LocationKing of Prussia
Leaf Home is North America's leading technology-enabled provider of home solutions. Our award-winning products offerings include LeafFilter Gutter Protection, Leaf Home Safety Solutions, Leaf Home ... Read More

Merchandise Planner

  • CompanyComoto
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Company Description Comoto Holdings is America's largest and fastest growing omnichannel platform in the powersports aftermarket-products industry; dedicated to advancing the experience of moto ... Read More

Overnight - Lead Player Support Agent

  • CompanyRush Street Interactive Inc.
  • LocationCollingswood
Rush Street Interactive (NYSE: RSI) is a market leader in online casino and sports betting, currently operating real-money gaming with our brands: BetRivers.com, PlaySugarHouse.com, and RushBet.co Read More

Administrative Assistant I - PT Temp

  • CompanyCharles River
  • LocationHorsham
For 75 years, Charles River employees have worked together to assist in the discovery, development and safe manufacture of new drug therapies. When you join our family, you will have a significant ... Read More

NBC10|Telemundo62- Production Intern

  • CompanyNBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Company Description NBC10|Telemundo62|NBC Sports Philadelphia is seeking Tech Ops intern. Interns will learn about the day-to-day operations of the news industry and will have the opportunity to ... Read More

Service Scheduler / HVAC Office Assistant

  • CompanyProfessor Gatsby's Heating and Cooling
  • LocationWest Berlin
Professor Gatsby's Heating & Cooling is currently hiring for a full-time Service Scheduler / HVAC Office Assistant to perform clerical tasks while also scheduling our installation technicians in the ... Read More

Loan Officer Outside Sales

  • CompanyPrimary Residential Mortgage, Inc.
  • LocationCherry Hill
Position Purpose - Responsibilities/Duties/Functions/Tasks The main function of this position is to proactively solicit new residential mortgage clients, while developing and cultivating a strong ... Read More

Office Services Coordinator

  • CompanyBerkley
  • LocationMount Laurel
What makes Admiral Insurance Group ADMIRABLE. Since 1974, Admiral Insurance Group has been supporting business innovation and market growth through our wholesale-dedicated excess and surplus (E&S ... Read More

NBC Sports Philadelphia, Production Intern

  • CompanyNBC Sports
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Company Description NBC Sports Philadelphia is looking for an intern to help plan and develop unique content. This intern will play a major role in supporting The News Group at NBC Sports ... Read More

Non CDL Driver

  • CompanyBrinks
  • LocationCinnaminson
The Brink's name is a promise to respect the trust we've earned in over 150 years in business. Every employee honors that promise by offering the highest levels of service and support to our ... Read More

Administrative Assistant

  • CompanyAtria Senior Living
  • LocationLafayette Hill
Responsibilities Performs the administrative and business office services tasks as assigned by the Community Business Director. * Assists the Community Business Director with accounts receivable ... Read More

HVAC Administrative Assistant

  • CompanyCool It HVAC
  • LocationMedia
Cool It Heating & Air is currently hiring for a full-time HVAC Administrative Assistant to join our Media, PA team and lead the charge in keeping our business running smoothly! This position earns ... Read More

VP, Account Management - Telecommunications - Remote

  • CompanyEPAM Systems, Inc.
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Are you an influential business leader with a passion for leading strategic initiatives that make a huge impact? We are hiring a **VP, Account Management- Telecommunications** , who will work ... Read More

Office Administrative Assistant

  • CompanyApple Leisure Group
  • LocationNewtown Square
At Apple Leisure Group we care for people so they can be their best. We deliver distinctive experiences for our guests, while providing a world of understanding and care. We strive to be the first ... Read More

OBGYN Generalist and CNM

  • CompanyStratton Group LLC
  • LocationVoorhees Township
A well-respected OBGYN group in Southern NJ, located minutes from Philadelphia, seeks additional OBGYN and CNM. This well-established group of 3 has added a 4th physician who will be starting summer ... Read More

Operations Associate

  • CompanyBuy Buy Baby, Inc.
  • LocationLansdale
buybuy BABY is a people-powered organization fostering an inclusive and diverse work environment where everyone is a part of the parenthood journey. Employee perks * Discounts at Bed Bath and Beyond ... Read More

Store Scanning Specialist

  • CompanyRetailData LLC
  • LocationWillow Grove
Zip Code: 19090 Job ID: 10379 Standard Hours: 10-15 Compensation Range: $14.00 - $18.00 RetailData partners with the largest retailers in the world to provide competitive intelligence solutions. With ... Read More

Assistant Manager

  • LocationPhiladelphia
Rocksteady Promotions is in search of an Assistant Manager to help grow our newly acquired market- specifically in Philadelphia. In this role, you will have high expectations and will be responsible ... Read More

Customer Service/Retail Associate (Full-Time)

  • CompanyCubeSmart
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Overview At CubeSmart, our culture makes the difference. When we say it's what's inside that counts, we are saying "you count" Responsibilities What CubeSmart offers: NON-TRADITIONAL HOURSCOMPETITIVE ... Read More

College Counselor - Part-Time/Remote

  • CompanyGalin Education
  • LocationNorth Philly
A part-time college counselor works with students and families through the college search and admissions process. This person must have impeccable communication skills, be able to connect with both ... Read More

Development Coordinator, Institutional Support

  • CompanyPhiladelphia Museum of Art
  • LocationPhiladelphia
We Are Committed to an Inclusive Workplace At the Philadelphia Museum of Art, we actively seek to employ a diverse group of people who embody our organizational values. We welcome and encourage ... Read More

Call Center Representative

  • CompanyVolpe Enterprises Inc
  • LocationNorristown
: Volpe Enterprises, Inc. is a family-owned and operated company founded on our motto: Quality, Honesty, and Integrity. Following this motto has led us to success in our industry since 1970. We are ... Read More

Lead Administrative Assistant

  • CompanyOrganon & Co.
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Organon is a Women's Health Company that believes in a better and healthier every day for every woman! We are a passionate, global community of thousands dedicated to redefining the future of women ... Read More

Internship: Business Communications & Marketing

  • CompanyAce Marketing
  • LocationPhiladelphia
The marketing department at Ace Marketing a Philadelphia marketing and promotional advertising firm - seeks a Marketing and Business Communications Intern for the next term. The position is a ... Read More

Support Associate - White House Black Market - The Plaza at King of Prussia

  • CompanyWhite House Black Market
  • LocationKing of Prussia
Join our fashion-obsessed team, dedicated to a styling and social experience that makes women feel beautiful. POSITION OBJECTIVE: The Support Associate is responsible for supporting a customer and ... Read More

Warehouse & Receiving Specialist

  • CompanyEnpro
  • LocationThorofare
Title: Warehouse & Receiving Specialist Position Type: Full-Time/Regular Division: GGB Department: Supply Chain Location: GGB Thorofare Shift: 3:00pm - 11:30pm Job Summary & Job Duties Provide ... Read More

Assistant General Manager - Philadelphia, PA

  • CompanyRaising Cane's
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Overview: Starting from $55,000 annually plus monthly training incentive of $750* *Pay is based on location, experience, and qualifications etc. *Monthly incentives after training vary and are based ... Read More

Customer Service Representative 1

  • CompanyWillis Towers Watson
  • LocationMount Laurel
The Role Supports the delivery of the agreed upon service to the client(s). Provides call center/customer service support. Predominately inbound customer service calls (though may entail outbound ... Read More

CDL Truck Driver - Flexible Home Time - Earn Up to $90,000/Year

  • CompanyDart - Dedicated Company Drivers
  • LocationValley Forge
Dart Is Hiring CDL-A Dedicated Drivers Earn Up To $90k/Year* - $2,400 Bi-Weekly Guarantee Multiple Home Time Options - Full Benefits Package Get started: * STEP ONE: Request info by submitting this ... Read More

Shipping Receiving Clerk

  • CompanyQuinta Raddison Inc
  • LocationSpringfield
International trade company looking for a warehouse worker to help with the daily process of receiving freight in, checking goods, packing cartons, building skids, labeling freight and turn over to ... Read More

Marketing and Business Development Specialists

  • CompanyDuane Morris LLP
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Marketing & Business Development Specialists Due to unprecedented growth and multiple strategic imperatives, Duane Morris is expanding its core MBD support across several practice and industry groups Read More

Meat Cutting Associate Trainee

  • CompanyWhole Foods Market
  • LocationMarple
As a Butcher Apprentice, explore your purpose and enrich your experience at Whole Foods Market by joining a time-honored profession: the art of butchery. You will learn the techniques required for ... Read More

LensCrafters - Assistant Manager

  • LocationPhiladelphia
Requisition ID: 788949 Store # : D03241 LensCrafters Position: Full-Time Total Rewards: Benefits/Incentive Information At LensCrafters, we're passionate about bringing people better sight. And it ... Read More

Senior Project Manager

  • CompanyQueen Consulting Group
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Position : Senior Project Manager Location : Remote Job Type : Contract - long-term Duration : 6+ months Job Description: * Demonstrates expertise in business or technology domain alongside ... Read More

Project Manager

  • CompanyJackson Lewis P.C.
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Focused on labor and employment law since 1958, Jackson Lewis P.C.'s 950+ attorneys located in major cities nationwide consistently identify and respond to new ways workplace law intersects business Read More

5 Immediate Entry-Level Openings

  • CompanyMillennium Recruiting, Inc.
  • LocationMount Laurel
Are you ready to get your career started, or perhaps just ready for a career change? We are one the fastest growing marketing firms in the area. We represent major Fortune 500 clients and are looking ... Read More

Sales Associate - Chico's - The Court at King of Prussia

  • CompanyChico's
  • LocationKing of Prussia
Join our chic team, dedicated to a styling and social experience that inspires women to express their individuality. POSITION OBJECTIVE: The Sales Associate is responsible for supporting Management ... Read More

Traveling Retail Merchandiser

  • CompanyThe Retail Odyssey Company
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Join our team of Travel Retail Merchandisers! In this role (100% travel) you will help reset retail stores within and outside of your home state, with overnight hotel stays required. Your attention ... Read More

Merchant Solutions Specialist

  • CompanyPayPal Inc.
  • LocationPlymouth Meeting
At PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL), we believe that every person has the right to participate fully in the global economy. Our mission is to democratize financial services to ensure that everyone, regardless ... Read More

Senior Administrative Assistant - REMOTE

  • CompanyOrganon & Co.
  • LocationLansdale
Organon is a Women's Health Company that believes in a better and healthier every day for every woman! We are a passionate, global community of thousands dedicated to redefining the future of women ... Read More

Parts Operations Associate, Energy Service

  • CompanyTesla
  • LocationBlackwood
The Role At Tesla, our Energy Service Parts Advisors play an important role in offering fundamental support to Field Technicians, Warehouse, and customers in our mission to accelerate the world ... Read More

Early Morning Stock Team

  • CompanyMichaels Stores, Inc.
  • LocationWoodbury
Store - PHI-DEPTFORD, NJ We're here for the Makers! Come be a part of the team where innovation and teamwork come together to support the most exciting missions in the world! Michaels is an Equal ... Read More

Human Resources Generalist

  • CompanyNEMR Total HR
  • LocationMarlton
NEMR Total HR is hiring an HR Generalist to support our multi-site/state client HR partners. The ideal candidate will preferably possess at least three years' experience with employee relations ... Read More

Customer Administrative Specialist

  • CompanyRELX INC
  • LocationPhiladelphia
***THIS IS AN ENTRY LEVEL POSITION**** Great opportunity for early advancement. Job Duties: + Makes outbound sales contact (including cold calling) and pursues sales leads to develop a portfolio of ... Read More

Sales Intern - Global Merchant Lending

  • CompanyPayPal Inc.
  • LocationPlymouth Meeting
At PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL), we believe that every person has the right to participate fully in the global economy. Our mission is to democratize financial services to ensure that everyone, regardless ... Read More

Sales Lead - Soma - The Shoppes at Brinton Lake

  • CompanySoma Intimates
  • LocationGlen Mills
We are customer obsessed, innovative, and have the best culture in retail. Join our team today! POSITION OBJECTIVE: The Sales Lead is responsible for supporting Management in in promoting a customer ... Read More

Account Director (Pharma, Rare Disease)

  • CompanyFishawack Health
  • LocationPhiladelphia
*Remote position Account Director We are looking for a strong Account Director with launch and rare disease experience to join the team. The Account Director will successfully lead the assigned client ... Read More

Medical Equipment Customer Service Representative

  • CompanyRotech Healthcare Inc.
  • LocationMarlton
OVERVIEW: Rotech Healthcare Inc. is a national leader in providing ventilators, oxygen, sleep apnea treatment, wound care solutions and home medical equipment. We help patients lead a more ... Read More

HVAC Dispatcher / Customer Service Representative

  • CompanyAllied Experts
  • LocationCherry Hill
Allied Experts located in Cherry Hill, NJ. Our goal is to help homeowners achieve greater comfort, indoor air quality and energy efficiency for a higher quality of life. We provide residential ... Read More

Technical Project Program Manager

  • CompanySuperbeo
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Technical Project Manager III Location: Philadelphia, PA hybrid model Duration: 6-12 months with further extensions Skills: • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business ... Read More

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This website was created by a few folks who have personally watched their loved ones struggle to get a job due to having a felony.

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