Job Postings

Latest Revision: 8/16/2016

To apply for a position, print and complete an application and submit it to the Mayor’s Office at City Hall. The City will accept applications at any given time and keep them on file for one year. We are also providing a service to our local businesses to post openings for positions within their organizations. You can view these openings by scrolling to the bottom of this page or by clicking here.

Local Business Job Openings


Hyman’s Ace Hardware | Whiting, IN

The future Hyman’s Ace Hardware is a member of the largest retailer-owned hardware cooperative in the industry. From neighborhood hardware stores to lumberyards, to super-size home centers, this Ace Hardware is unique and tailored to meet the needs of the Whiting community. The new store will feature multiple departments including Lawn and Garden, Outdoor Living, Paint and Housewares, Automotive and much more, all while offering customers knowledgeable advice, helpful service and quality products.

For more information or to apply now, please call 773.721.8899.

Calumet Tree Conservation Corps.

The Student Conservation Association will be working with the U.S. Forest Service as well as the Urban Waters Partnership to hire one Crew Leader and four young adult Crew Members to focus primarily on tree planting and watering in the municipalities of East Chicago, Whiting, Gary, and Hammond. These are 32 week paid positions (34 weeks for the Crew Leader), starting in early April and ending in November, for residents in or near NW Indiana.

All crew members are trained in safe and effective tree canopy conservation as well as training in basic digital mapping and data collection techniques. Crews will also interact with and engage local community members in tree care at designated volunteer events in efforts to increase green stormwater infrastructure and habitat enhancement in these communities.

Crew members must be between the ages of 17-25 and the Crew Leader must be 21 or older with 3+ years driving experience.

Click the flyers below to view details, qualifications, and the application process for both Crew Leader and Member positions:

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