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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 Owner Operators Needed - Regional Runs

  • CompanyGreatwide Truckload Management
  • LocationCamden
Greatwide Truckload Management (GWTM) contracts with Agents and Owner Operators to move freight within the 48 states and Canada. We offer the highest standards in safety, on-time pickup and delivery Read More

School Secretary

  • CompanyCherry Hill Public Schools
  • LocationCherry Hill
Position Type: Secretarial/Clerical/Secretary Date Posted: 1/13/2023 Location: East High School Closing Date: 01/26/2023 Qualifications: Support grade level administration, teacher and students ... Read More

CDL-A Truck Driver - Average $75,215/Year + $5,000 Sign-On Bonus

  • CompanySystem Transport - Company Drivers
  • LocationSpringfield
Now Hiring CDL-A Flatbed Truck Drivers $5K Sign-On Bonus Offer - Average $75,215 Yearly Top Earners Make $90,896+ Yearly Recent Grads Welcome for Most Divisions Now Hiring For: * Experienced CDL-A ... Read More

Surgical Sales Specialist Philadelphia

  • CompanyDanaher
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Mammotome associates know that every moment matters when it comes to advancing breast cancer diagnostics and surgical solutions. When you come to work at Mammotome, you're collaborating with a global ... Read More

Technical Customer Support Associate Analyst

  • CompanyCigna
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Help us support our future. Get ready for a job that encourages you to think strategically yet stay connected with your teams. Do you have collaboration or problem-solving experience? If so, prepare ... Read More

CDL Truck Driver - Average $100k/Year + Weekly Pay

  • CompanySYGMA - Harrisburg
  • LocationWayne
Now Hiring CDL Class A Drivers For Dedicated Delivery Routes in Pennsylvania Weekly Pay - Drivers Average $100,000/Year - 4 Day Work Week! Every day, the country's most successful restaurant chains ... Read More

Account Manager - New York and Pennsylvania

  • CompanyDanaher
  • LocationPhiladelphia
At Aldevron, we shape the future of medicine by advancing science in meaningful ways. Our team of dedicated, forward-thinking associates share this goal by combining best-in-class products and ... Read More

Weekend Bridal Sales

  • CompanyDavids Bridal
  • LocationPlymouth Meeting
Great Pay, Hours, & Discount! Did you know January through April is OUR busiest time of the year? Enjoy celebrating your November and December holidays â then join our team in January! Let the ... Read More

Assistant General Manager

  • CompanyGoodwin Recruiting
  • LocationBlue Bell
A Restaurant Assistant General Manager is needed for this established and growing fast-food franchise. Fantastic benefits and incredible growth potential! If you are a growing restaurant professional ... Read More

CDL-A Truck Driver - Earn Up To $90k/Year + Excellent Benefits

  • CompanyDart - Company Drivers
  • LocationWayne
Dart is Hiring CDL-A Truck Drivers Earn Up To $90K Annually* - $2,400 Bi-Weekly Guarantee Immediate Pet and Rider Policies - Multiple Home Time Options Pay & Benefits: * Earn up to $90k annually Read More

CDL Independent Contractor - Multiple Routes - Earn Up to $200k/Yr

  • CompanyDart - Independent Contractor
  • LocationWayne
Now Seeking Independent Contractors Top Earners Make $200,000+ per Year - Plates Paid Multiple Route Types - Lease Purchase Available IT'S TIME TO OWN YOUR OWN TRUCK and Highway Sales has an ... Read More

Merchandiser- Camden- Gloucester, NJ

  • CompanyLiberty Coca-Cola Beverages
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Working at Liberty Coca-Cola Beverages LLC is all about pursuing a career not just a job. Discover what it means to be energized by a multitude of possibilities and a dynamic team.Job DetailsLocation Read More

Residential Solar Consultant

  • CompanyPosiGen
  • LocationPlymouth Meeting
Join the Solar For All Revolution! At PosiGen, we provide our sales team with a career, not just a job. Our Outside Sales Reps, known internally as Residential Energy Specialists (RES), receive a ... Read More

Senior Strategic Account Manager

  • CompanyAbbott
  • LocationPhiladelphia
About AbbottAbbott is a global healthcare leader, creating breakthrough science to improve people's health. We're always looking towards the future, anticipating changes in medical science and ... Read More


  • CompanyCamden County Technical Schools
  • LocationSicklerville

Retail Sales Merchandiser

  • CompanyAdvantage Solutions
  • LocationGlen Mills
Launching your sales career could be just one quick chat away. We're hiring now for our Retail Sales team, and are looking for people like you, who know the end game of retail is to get product on ... Read More

CUA Administrative Assistant

  • CompanyAsociación Puertorriqueños en Marcha, Inc.
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Description: JOB SUMMARY: The CUA Administrative Assistant will provide high-level administrative support to the Chief Operating Officer (COO). Non Exempt Full Time, On-site Proficiency in Excel ... Read More

Secretary/Receptionist - BH Director's Office

  • CompanyPATH People Acting To Help, Inc.
  • LocationPhiladelphia
ABOUT PATH INC. PATH (People Acting to Help) Inc. is a comprehensive Community Behavioral Health and Intellectual Disability Center. We offer a wide of array of services and supports to meet the ... Read More

School Clerk

  • CompanyAd Prima Charter School
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Ad Prima Charter Schools is a Blue Ribbon K-8 school in Philadelphia. Ad Prima is seeking a full time School Clerk. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: * Ensure school maintains current ... Read More

Managed Print Sales (MPaaS) Specialist II

  • CompanyToshiba America Business Solutions
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Managed Print Sales (MPaaS) Specialist II Toshiba America Business Solutions, a leader in digital technology, is seeking a Managed Print Sales (MPaaS) Specialist, in Philadelphia, PA. Toshiba is an ... Read More

Dialysis Sales Representative

  • CompanyVolt
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Our client is currently one of the fastest-growing medical supply manufacturers and distributors in the US. They are currently expanding their reach into new markets and looking for additional talent ... Read More

Shipping and Receiving (Forklift Operator) 2nd shift - Jenkintown, PA

  • CompanyPrecision Castparts Corp. (PCC)
  • LocationJenkintown
Country United States of America State / County Pennsylvania City Jenkintown Division Fasteners Company Jenkintown Function Materials Workplace Type On-Site Position type Full Time Opportunity ID ... Read More

Outside Sales Representative- South Jersey/Gloucester County Territory

  • CompanyUniFirst
  • LocationCroydon
Ready to join a dynamic and growing organization with unlimited potential? UniFirst is seeking an Outside Sales Representative to join our team! Work for an international leader in the $18 billion ... Read More

Area General Manager (Retail District Manager)

  • CompanyColumbia Care
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Reports to: Director, Retail Operations Position Overview: The Area General Manager (Area GM) is responsible for day-to-day operations across multiple dispensing facilities in two different states ... Read More

Sales Associate- Luxury Brand in King of Prussia!

  • CompanyFourth Floor
  • LocationKing of Prussia
A renown luxury brand is looking for Sales Associates to join their team temporarily! Responsibilities: * Provide impeccable service to clients and be a true ambassador of the brand. * Maintain an ... Read More

Mobile Associate

  • CompanyT-Mobile
  • LocationWillow Grove
Be unstoppable with us! T-Mobile is synonymous with innovationand you could be part of the team that disrupted an entire industry! We reinvented customer service, brought real 5G to the nation, and ... Read More

CDL Driver - Building Material Delivery

  • CompanyTague Lumber
  • LocationMedia
Description: Company Information: Tague Lumber has been in business since 1908 with locations in Philadelphia, Media, Phoenixville, Malvern, Kennett Square, Doylestown, and Oaks. We currently have ... Read More

Territory Account Manager

  • Companybizjobz LLC
  • LocationPhiladelphia
For over 50 years, our client has been a leader in Parts, Maintenance Management, Emergency Services and Mobile Fleet Services. From preventative maintenance, to routine service and emergency ... Read More


  • CompanyBimbo Bakeries
  • LocationConshohocken
Have you ever enjoyed Arnold, Brownberry or Oroweat bread? A Thomas' English muffin or bagel? Or perhaps snacked on a Sara Lee, Entenmann's or Marinela cake or donut? If the answer is yes, then you ... Read More

Human Resource Specialist

  • CompanyInsperity
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Description & Requirements There's a reason Insperity was ranked in the top 3% on WorkplaceDynamics' National Top Workplaces list andnamed one of the top 100 companies to work for in the U.S. Want to ... Read More

Urgent Need Full Time Paraprofessional near Media, Pennsylvania

  • CompanyBlazerJobs
  • LocationMedia
State of District and Required Credentials : Pennsylvania Job Title : Paraprofessional Position Type: - Full Time A school district Near Media, Pennsylvania is conducting interviews to hire a ... Read More

Customer Services Representative

  • CompanyHunter Gibbons
  • LocationPlymouth Meeting
Our client has a direct hire role for a customer service representative. This representative is responsible for booking loads and ensuring that the customer's loads are taken care of per the customer ... Read More

Class A CDL Driver/Trainer and Hiring New Class A CDL Graduates.

  • CompanySilver Trucking Group Inc.
  • LocationPhiladelphia
CDL Truck Driver Job Summary OTR Position We are seeking a dependable and efficient driver trainers and new class A CDL graduates. Must be organized, detailed oriented, and comfortable working ... Read More

CDL-A Team Driver Jobs

  • CompanyArcBest II: Panther
  • LocationPhiladelphia
EXCLUSIVE TO TEAMS Work for yourself, see the country and set your own schedule. Through our exclusive lease purchase program, you can own a new 2022/2023 tractor with no money down, no minimum ... Read More

CDL Truck Driver - Top Earners Gross $280,000/Year + Incentives

  • CompanyHirschbach - Lease Purchase & Company Driver
  • LocationCamden
Now Hiring CDL-A Drivers No-Touch Freight - $1,000 Sign-On Incentive Top Pay and Benefits: * Lease Purchase Top Earners Gross $280,000+ Per Year * Company Drivers Start at 50 CPM For All Miles Read More

FT/PT CNA - $29/hr | with Holiday & Free Next Day Pay®

  • CompanyShiftMed
  • LocationCamden
Whether you have no experience or you are a seasoned nurse aide, ShiftMed welcomes you to join our nursing team! We do things a little differently at ShiftMed by offering you a position on our ... Read More

(Certified Nursing Assistant) CNA - $17-$29/hr + with Holiday Pay - Pick Your Shifts

  • CompanyShiftMed
  • LocationCamden
Join ShiftMed, the number one leading nursing jobs mobile app in the US, with 100,000+ healthcare professionals using its platform. Whether you have six months of experience or are a seasoned nurse ... Read More

Customer Service Associate 2 - Plymouth Meeting

  • CompanyRepublic Bank Limited
  • LocationPlymouth Meeting
Basic Job Duties* * Deliver fantastic customer service. * Conduct routine bank teller transactions * Assist customers with a variety of account opening needs * Direct Customers to the right Consumer ... Read More

Interview For Speech Language Pathologist Job In Philadelphia, PA

  • CompanyProCare Therapy
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Objective: To provide speech therapy services to a diverse student caseload across a Terre Haute, IN school district. Are you a dedicated SLP looking to transition into a school setting? Are you a ... Read More

CDL Truck Driver - Home Daily - Avg. $55,000 - $85,000/Year + Benefits

  • CompanyJ.B. Hunt - Local Drivers
  • LocationWayne
J.B. Hunt is Hiring Local Drivers Average $55,000 to $85,000+ a year and daily home time! Over half of J.B. Hunt's truck driving jobs are local - meaning drivers get home daily to what matters most Read More

Interview For Special Education Teacher - Philadelphia, PA

  • CompanyProCare Therapy
  • LocationPhiladelphia
ProCare Therapy has a contract Special Education Teacher opening for an excellent school district in Philadelphia, PA. This full time position is a great opportunity to make an impact on the lives a ... Read More

Mortgage Home Sales Admin

  • CompanyHabitat for Humanity
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Mortgage Home Sales Admin Reporting to the Director of Homes Sales & Post Project Engagement, and coordinating with Program teams and leadership staff, the Home Sales & PPE Administrator will support ... Read More

On-Site Service Specialist

  • CompanyShimadzu Scientific Instruments
  • LocationPhiladelphia
On-Site Service Specialist Philadelphia, PA Who are we? Established in 1975, Shimadzu Scientific Instruments is one of the largest suppliers of analytical instrumentation, physical testing, and ... Read More

Call Center Representative - Remote

  • CompanyCardConnect
  • LocationPhiladelphia
What You Will Do * Working from home, you will need a quiet workspace so you can focus on our customers. You'll also need a minimum of 5 MBPS up/download speed from your internet provider. * You'll ... Read More

General Manager / Grocery Store Manager

  • CompanyKensington Community Food Co-op
  • LocationPhiladelphia
About KCFC Kensington Community Food Co-operative (KCFC) is a Philadelphia-based member-owned cooperative grocery store that serves the neighbors of Kensington, Fishtown, Port Richmond, and beyond Read More

Capacity Portfolio Representative

  • CompanyC.H Robinson
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Capacity Portfolio Representative Do you enjoy creating new relationships? Do you thrive when you are juggling multiple projects, working in harmony with an amazing team, and solving problems? If you ... Read More

Field Sales Representative - Philadelphia

  • CompanyRust-Oleum Corporation
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Philadelphia, PA, United States As our Field Sales Representative in Lowe's and Home Depot, you will travel around your region as the go-to Rust-Oleum product expert. Every day, you will work at the ... Read More

CDL-A Truck Driver - Home Weekly - Earn Up to $100k/Year + Benefits

  • CompanyWestern Express - Entry Level
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Now Hiring CDL-A Truck Drivers Top Earners Make Over $130K+ Yearly NO Experience Required - Guaranteed Pay - Weekly Home-Time STEP ONE: Request info by submitting this form STEP TWO: Complete the ... Read More

CDL-A Company Driver - Avg. $103,903/yr + Excellent Benefits

  • CompanyCrete Carrier
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Now Hiring CDL-A Company Drivers Top 50% Average $103,903/Yr - Annual Profit Sharing Regional & Dedicated Route Options Also Available! Fleet Information: * OTR Starting Pay: $.62 to $.68 CPM ... Read More

Sales Representative (K-12)

  • CompanyEdclub, Inc
  • LocationPhiladelphia
Description: As a Sales Representative, you will be responsible for selling Edclub's product offerings to schools and school districts nationwide. You will be the owner of the entire sales cycle from ... 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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