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City of Rochester
Human Resources
201 4th Street SE
Rochester, MN 55904

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Phone: 507-328-2555
Fax:     507-328-2565

Mon-Fri 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

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Noteworthy Information for Applicants

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Once you submit your application, you may not alter it for that particular recruitment. If you have adjustments, you may resubmit a new application after a 24-hour waiting period. The most recently received application submitted prior to the deadline will be considered and previous submissions for that particular recruitment will be inactivated. 

It is important that you fully complete your application for each position with all the relevant education and experience that you possess. You may attach a resume, but you may not substitute a resume (or state "see resume") for completion of the work experience section. Applications may be rejected if incomplete.  

Materials received after the job closing date will not be considered. The City of Rochester is not responsible for other agencies, internet service providers or postal services to forward applications by the deadline. 

Veteran’s preference documentation should be uploaded and attached directly to your application for each position in which you are requesting veteran’s points. Alternatively, you may fax, email, or mail documentation to Human Resources.  If you have previously submitted the documentation to the City of Rochester for inclusion with an application, please contact Human Resources to have the materials transferred to a new application.

The City of Rochester is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants are considered without regard to age, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, status with regard to public assistance, membership or activity in a local commission.  

Online applications are stored at, a secure third-party site. Information you provide to the City is subject to the Minnesota Government Data Practices Act. This law classifies certain information as available to the public on request. See our privacy statement for more information. 

If you require special accommodations to participate in the City of Rochester hiring process, please contact Human Resources using the information at your left.