Discover the many opportunities that the city administration of Idar-Oberstein has to offer.

Jobs & Career

become part of the team

We for the city. With more than 600 employees (m/f/d), we work day in, day out for the gemstone metropolis and for over 30,000
Idar-Oberstein citizens (m/f/d). With our ideas and our commitment, we shape and manage Idar-Oberstein. As one of the largest employers in the region, we not only offer a wide variety of professions, but also secure and meaningful jobs with numerous benefits.

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Get started: In the various professions of the Idar-Oberstein city administration. We look forward to receiving your application!

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Your application

Discovered interesting vacancies? Then we look forward to hearing from you! All information about your application can be found here.

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The city of Idar-Oberstein
as an employer

Who we are, what we offer and what values we represent.

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Job profiles

Whether municipal utilities, building depot, daycare centers or administration: our many different professional groups are as diverse as they are varied.

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Training with the city

Combining theory and practice? No problem: training and dual studies at the city of Idar-Oberstein make it possible.

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Career orientation, gaining an insight into everyday working life or putting the knowledge from your studies into practice - there are many good reasons to do an internship with the city of Idar-Oberstein.

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Federal Volunteer Service

Looking for a meaningful and fulfilling task with a commitment to the common good? The town of Idar-Oberstein offers a variety of jobs in the social and cultural sector.


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