Department of Human Resources


Work for Delaware

Find your future in the First State. From entry-level jobs to full career paths, the State of Delaware offers a wide range of occupations for job applicants. As a state employee, you have access to a comprehensive benefit package, training programs, paid leave, and the opportunity to positively impact the lives of Delawareans every day.

What is the Merit System?

State of Delaware government agencies in this category are governed by a Merit System of Personnel Administration. Jobs that are classified as merit positions are subject to the Merit System Rules and Regulations.

Non-Merit Job Opportunities

State of Delaware government positions in this category are not governed by a Merit System of Personnel Administration or the State of Delaware Merit Rules.