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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.

CDL-A Truck Driver - Flexible Home Time + Excellent Benefits

  • CompanyJ&R Schugel - I-80 Corridor
  • LocationCamden
J&R Schugel NOW HIRING Reefer DRIVERS Newly Increased Pay - Flexible Home Time J&R Schugel's CDL-A REEFER OTR truck driver jobs offer flexible home time and excellent miles for high earnings. And 100 ... Read More

CDL-A Truck Drivers - Flexible Schedules - Bonus Pay

  • CompanyCowan Systems
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Plan more time at home and off the road! Cowan Systems is hiring Regional CDL-A Truck Drivers! BE HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS! Ready... set... Apply! Secure your spot in orientation now! Requirements: * CD ... Read More

BJs Free Sample Representative

  • CompanyAdvantage Solutions
  • LocationVoorhees Township
If you enjoy talking and engaging with people, our Product Demonstrator role inside BJ's Wholesale Club may be the right fit for you! Product Demonstrators introduce club members to new products and ... Read More

CDL-A Truck Driver - Flex Home Time - Earn Up to $110k/Year + Sign-On

  • CompanyHogan Transport - Dedicated Car Hauler
  • LocationSpringfield
Now Hiring CDL-A Dedicated Car Haul Truck Drivers! Earn Up to $110,000 Yearly - Sign-On Bonus Incentive Excellent Pay & Home Time: * Earn $27.00 - $31.00/Hour * Average $100,000 - $110,000 Yearly Read More

CDL-A Truck Driver - Start out at $.55 CPM

  • CompanyTransAm Trucking
  • LocationCamden
CDL-A Truck Driver Jobs TransAm Trucking is now hiring CDL-A truck drivers for power lane driving positions! What is a Power Lane? Power Lanes are high utilization routes that offer consistent home ... Read More

Constituent Services Representative

  • CompanyOffice of Congressman Brendan Boyle
  • LocationPhiladelphia
The office of Congressman Brendan Boyle seeks a constituent services representative to help execute and administer the office's constituent services operations. This position will be based out of the ... Read More

Local CDL-A Truck Driver

  • CompanyAshley Distribution Services
  • LocationAudubon
Local Straight CDL-A Truck Driver - Home Daily & No Touch Freight! Join one of America's best companies to drive for today! Local CDL-A Straight opportunities are open now offering daily home time ... Read More

CDL Truck Driver - Recent Grads Welcome - Earn Up to $130,000+/Year

  • CompanyWestern Express - Dry Van
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Now Hiring CDL-A Truck Drivers Earn Up to $130,000+/ Yearly - Multiple Home Time Options Recent Grads Welcome - Excellent Benefits Package Top Benefits: * Top Pay! Earn Up to $130,000+/Year! * New ... Read More

Operations Coordinator

  • CompanyCity of Philadelphia
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Company Description A best-in-class city that attracts best-in-class talent, Philadelphia is an incredible place to build a career. From our thriving arts scene and rich history to our culture of ... Read More

Store Remodeling Merchandiser

  • CompanySAS Retail Services
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Your career is in your control - and you want to land somewhere with choice. Whether that's flexibility for today - or opportunity for growth tomorrow. You're the one that notices the picture that ... Read More

Regional Truck Driver

  • CompanyJ.B. Hunt Transport
  • LocationConshohocken
$1,200 pay guarantee for the first six weeks! J.B. Hunt is hiring regional CDL-A dedicated drivers! Drive dedicated with J.B. Hunt and enjoy a consistent schedule and pay, onsite management and ... Read More

Emergency Management Liaison Officer (EMLO)

  • CompanyCity of Philadelphia
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Company Description A best-in-class city that attracts best-in-class talent, Philadelphia is an incredible place to build a career. From our thriving arts scene and rich history to our culture of ... Read More

Office Technician -LTSR, M-F 9a-5p

  • CompanyComhar Inc.
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Description: At COMHAR, it's our mission to provide health and human services that empower individuals, families and communities to live healthier, self-determined lives. COMHAR's Long Term ... Read More

Business Sales Account Manager

  • CompanyVerizon
  • LocationPhiladelphia
When you join Verizon Verizon is one of the world's leading providers of technology and communications services, transforming the way we connect across the globe. We're a diverse network of people ... Read More

Truck Driver

  • CompanyMasonite International
  • LocationThorofare
At USA Wood Door/Masonite, we understand that people are key. We are a composite of diverse people who come together by showing support and respect to one another. We hold the door open for each ... Read More

Airport Rental Car Fleet Driver

  • CompanyManaged Labor Solutions
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Have a passion for driving late model cars? Need a flexible schedule? Managed Labor Solutions (MLS) , a leading nationwide rental car outsourcing company, is looking to hire committed and efficient ... Read More


  • CompanyCooper University Health Care
  • LocationCamden
About us At Cooper University Health Care , our commitment to providing extraordinary health care begins with our team. Our extraordinary professionals are continuously discovering clinical ... Read More

Strategic Account Manager - Mid-Atlantic

  • CompanyPowertec
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Position Summary The Strategic Account Manager is primarily responsible for growing sales within the Ohio Electric Motors and PowerTec product lines by aggressively developing new OEM customers while ... Read More

CDL-A Truck Driver - Home Daily - Average $77,500/Year + Sign-On

  • CompanyNFI - Local Drivers
  • LocationPhiladelphia
NFI Industries is Hiring Local CDL-A Truck Drivers! Home Daily - Average $77,500 per Year* Up to $7,500 Sign-On Bonus* All NFI Drivers Are Eligible For: * Home Daily * Average $77,500 per Year* * Up ... Read More

CDL Truck Driver - Home Daily - Average $85,500/Year + Sign-On

  • CompanyNFI - Local Routes
  • LocationPhiladelphia
NFI is Now Hiring Local CDL-A Truck Drivers! Home Daily - $5,000 to $7,500 Sign-On Bonus* Average $85,500 per Year Depending on Location! Position Benefits: * Home Daily * Average $85,500 per Year ... Read More

CDL-A Lease Driver - Regional - Reefer - $218k per year | 12/7/2022

  • CompanyWEL Companies
  • LocationPhiladelphia
1 year experience required. Our Lease Contractors Average $218,000/year. WEL Companies Lease Purchase Lease Purchase Program Take the next step to profitability and independence. Through our Lease ... Read More

Class A Truck Driver

  • CompanyKLLM
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Opportunities Available for Dedicated Company Drivers and Independent ContractorsBenefits * Company Drivers Earn $.50-$.60 CPM Based on Experience * $5000 SIGN ON BONUS * PAID OUT WITHIN 30 DAYS OF ... Read More

CDL Truck Driver - Competitive Pay - Benefits + 401(k) Match

  • CompanyMcLane - Burlington Township, NJ
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Be the Driver of Your Career If you're looking for a career rather than "just another job," McLane has the opportunity for you. Join a team that promotes earning a living while living your life. We ... Read More

CDL Delivery Truck Driver - Home Daily - Competitive Pay + Benefits

  • CompanyMartin Brower
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Martin Brower is Hiring CDL-A Delivery Drivers Competitive Pay + Excellent Benefits Local Routes - Get Home Daily (Starting pay rate varies by location, apply for details) Martin Brower is a part of ... Read More

Full-Time Retail Merchandiser

  • CompanyAnderson Merchandisers, L.L.C.
  • LocationPhiladelphia
WE ARE LOOKING FOR GREAT PEOPLE TO JOIN OUR TEAM- just like you! Our associates have a lot in common. They have great interpersonal skills, enjoy working independently, are self-motivated, and have a ... Read More

CDL A Truck Driver - Competitive Pay

  • CompanyBJ's Wholesale Club
  • LocationChester
BJs Wholesale Club is Hiring Class A Drivers Local, No Touch Freight, Weekly Pay + Overtime PAY $5,000 Sign on Bonus!* Requirements: * MUST BE 21 YEARS OLD * MUST HAVE LEAST 1 YEAR OF CLASS-A ... Read More

Coordinator, Video Operations

  • CompanyComcast
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Comcast's Technology, Product & Experience organization works at the intersection of media and technology. Our innovative teams are continually developing and delivering products that transform the ... Read More

Entry Sales Representative - Greater Philadelphia Area - (starting in January, February, or March...

  • CompanyCDW
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Sales Representative - Hybrid Work Model For an outstanding, entry-level inside sales opportunity with no end to what you can achieve, think CDW. We're a Fortune 200 leader and technology expert ... Read More

CDL A OTR Truck Driver

  • CompanyMet Express
  • LocationPhiladelphia
You've reached your career destination! Met Express isn't a stepping stone for your next driving job, it's the destination you've been looking for. With frequent pay increases, amazing equipment, and ... Read More

Account Supervisor/Account Director

  • CompanyCalcium
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Calcium USA (commonly known as "Calcium") is a dynamic and innovative independent medical advertising agency whose mission is to marshal the strongest insights, ideas, and initiatives to unleash a ... Read More

Entry Level Management Consultant

  • CompanyEmpire MG Inc.
  • LocationPhiladelphia
The Entry Level Management Consultant will work alongside our thoroughly trained and well-established Business Development team. Each new additional Entry Level Management Consultant will be assigned ... Read More

Account Executive - Client Services

  • CompanyBrownstein
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Company Description Who Is Brownstein Group? Brownstein is an independent advertising and public relations agency based in Philadelphia. What We Do We build unstoppable brands by helping clients ... Read More

Route Sales Representative MONDAY-FRIDAY (Bensalem, PA)

  • CompanyHerr Foods Inc
  • LocationBensalem
Herr Foods Inc. is the largest privately owned salty snack food manufacturer and distributor in the country, we are based in Nottingham, PA and we think our 1600+ employees are pretty spectacular! We ... Read More

Assistant Service Center Manager (Hiring Immediately)

  • CompanySafelite
  • LocationCherry Hill
The Assistant Store Manager provides leadership and direction to front line associates to ensure that our customers have a memorable experience. This professional leads operations for an individual ... Read More

Senior Account Executive

  • CompanyCalcium
  • LocationPhiladelphia
CalciumUSA is looking for a strong Senior Account Executive with Pharma exp to join our already impressive team! The Senior Account executive is responsible for the development and execution of ... Read More

Information Technology Account Manager

  • CompanyPCH Technologies
  • LocationPhiladelphia
We are seeking an IT Account Manager to join our sales and marketing team! We are looking a strong candidate to perform this client facing role and to be a key part of the team to deliver world class ... Read More

Graduate Rotational Program- Sales Representative

  • CompanyVeolia Water Technologies & Solutions
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Are you a recent graduate with an interest in water treatment? Do you possess a degree in chemical engineering or a related field? If you answered yes to both these questions, then you may be just ... Read More

Need CDL-A Truck Driver Now, 12/06/2022, Reliable Home Time, Sign-On

  • CompanyCFI - Company Drivers
  • LocationCamden
CFI is Hiring Class-A Truck Drivers Excellent Pay and Benefits - Reliable Home Time $20,000 Sign-On for Teams, $6,500 Sign-On Bonus for Solo Drivers Top Drivers Earn $100k+ Annually (each) 90% No ... Read More

CDL Owner Operator - Solo and Teams + Excellent Benefits

  • CompanyCFI Temp Control - Owner Operators
  • LocationPhiladelphia
CFI Temp Control is Looking for Owner Operators! Solo Owners Average Over $128k / Team Owners Average Over $221k (per team) 90% No Touch Freight CFI Temperature Control, established in 2021, is the ... Read More

CDL-A Truck Driver - Home Daily - Earn $1,400/Week + Great Benefits

  • CompanyJ&M Tank Lines - Camp Hill, PA
  • LocationSpringfield
J&M Tank Lines is Now Hiring CDL-A Drivers in Camp Hill, PA Home Daily - Top Earners Make $1,400/Week Performance and Referral Bonuses Available The Pay: * Top Earners Make $1,400/Week * Home Daily Read More

HR Business Partner - Philadelphia

  • CompanyHertz
  • LocationPhiladelphia
General Responsibilities: Hertz is looking for a dynamic and agile HR Business Partner (HRBP) to join our team! Major Accountabilities: * Provide timely, effective and direct coaching to client group ... Read More

Supervisory Veterans Service Representative (assistant Pension Management Center Manager)

  • CompanyUSAJOBS
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Summary The incumbent serves as the Assistant Pension Management Center Manager (APMCM) and shares with the chief responsibility for the administration and management of the Pension Management Center ... Read More

Portfolio Implementation Analyst - Managed Accounts.

  • CompanyPNC Financial Services Group
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Position Overview At PNC, our people are our greatest differentiator and competitive advantage in the markets we serve. We are all united in delivering the best experience for our customers. We work ... Read More

Dedicated CDL A Flatbed Truck Driver Job (North Wales, PA)

  • CompanyFundamental Labor Strategies
  • LocationElkins Park
Dedicated CDL A Flatbed Truck Driver Job (North Wales, PA) Fundamental Labor Strategies is seeking a talented, self-motivated individual to fill a position for a Dedicated Class A Truck Driver in the ... Read More

Personal Care Connector CHC

  • CompanyAmerihealth
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Job Brief Responsible for supporting the daily operations of the Community HealthChoices Long Term Services and Supports Teams. The PCC conducts outreach activities to conduct initial health ... Read More

Administrative Assistant / Receptionist - Hybrid Remote Role

  • CompanySearchLogic Recruiting LLC
  • LocationNorth Philly
NOTE - Must live local to the Atlanta area or be willing to relocate - 2 to 3 days per week in office Successful Commercial manufacturing company located in Johns Creek is looking for their next ... Read More

Entry Level Administrative Assistant - Hybrid Remote

  • CompanySearchLogic Recruiting LLC
  • LocationNorth Philly
NOTE - Must be local to Atlanta area - 2 to 3 days per week in office. We are seeking an Entry Level Recent College Graduate to become an Administrative Assistant for an interior design firm located ... Read More

CDL-A Independent Contractors - Home Nightly + Sign-On Bonus

  • CompanySTG Logistics - Intermodal
  • LocationCamden
STG Logistics is seeking Owner Operators! Home Nightly - Great Rates - Sign-On Bonus As an Independent Contractor to STG, you'll be eligible for programs that can boost your profitability and save ... Read More

Work From Home Full Time Customer Service Position

  • CompanyDisabled Veterans Solutions
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Do You Want Your Passion and Purpose to Make a Difference? As a veteran owned business, we are service minded individuals who strive to help people. If you want to truly make an impact and be in a ... Read More

Service Coordinator Associate

  • CompanyUPMC Senior Communities
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Description Community HealthChoices (CHC) is Pennsylvania's managed care long-term services and supports (LTSS) program serving seniors and individuals with physical disabilities in the Commonwealth ... Read More

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