The City of Lewes is an Equal Opportunity Employer - All applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, creed, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, veteran or handicap status, sexual orientation, marital status, political affiliation, or any other non-merit factor.
Each job requires a separate application.  You may obtain an Employment Application Form by contacting the Lewes City Hall at 302-645-7777 or by clicking here to print a copy of the Employment Application Form. Your completed Employment Application Form may be submitted electronically to hr@ci.lewes.de.us.

Resumes must be accompanied by the City's Employment Application Form.

The City of Lewes, P. O. Box 227, Lewes, Delaware 19958
Tel: (302) 645-7777 | Fax: (302) 645-6406


The City of Lewes is accepting applications for a full-time, dependable, and professional receptionist in the Finance Department. The hourly rate for this position is $15.00 and hours of work will be Monday thru Friday, 8 am to 4 pm.  This employee will be the first point of contact for our residents and visitors entering City Hall as well as the primary person who will answer, screen and forward incoming phone calls.  Qualifications include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Pleasant, outgoing personality with excellent communication and organizational skills 
  • Able to multi-task and prioritize tasks          
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite. Experience with Edmunds Accounting Software a plus
  • Working knowledge of the cash receipts function to include acceptance of cash, check, and credit card processing
  • General knowledge of accounting

Employment applications are available at Lewes City Hall or on-line at: www.ci.lewes.de.us.
Submit completed application and resume to hr@ci.lewes.de.us
no later than May 24, 2019 at 4:00 PM.
Application and resume may also be mailed,
with a postmark date no later than May 24, 2019, to:
The City of Lewes
Assistant City Manager/Financial Officer
P.O. Box 227
Lewes, Delaware 19958.
Equal Opportunity Employer

DOCKMASTER- Part-time Seasonal

2019 Part-time SEASONAL Position
April 1 through November 30
Wednesday - Sunday, 8am-4pm
Possible alternate weekend or shared weekly shifts
Responsibilities include overseeing the daily and administrative duties of the Canalfront Park marina & 1812 City Dock such as but not limited to managing seasonal contract reservations and payments, submitting weekly payment reports, collection of rental fees and recording of transient boaters, patrolling docks and boats, minor repairs to boardwalk and docks as needed, and other duties as assigned. Person must be proficient in Excel and Word and have general knowledge of local waterways.  Supervises the Assistant Dockmaster and reports to the Parks & Marina Administrator.
Submit application & resume to: Lewes Parks & Marina Administrator, PO Box 227, Lewes DE 19958. Visit the City’s website for an application at www.ci.lewes.de.us.  EOE