Welcome to the Department of Human Services careers Webpage! We appreciate your interest in seeking employment with DHS. There are many reasons to consider a career in public service:

  • The ability to make a difference and improve the lives of others
  • Develop your leadership qualities
  • Competitive salaries
  • Comprehensive benefits packages

To view the Department’s current job openings, click here.

We encourage you to apply online. Use this link to access the state’s online application:

Job Fair by Comptroller of Maryland

The Comptroller of Maryland will hold two job fairs in Baltimore City to seek qualified applicants for entry-level and skilled positions at DHS and several of our sister agencies statewide. The event is free and open to the public, and attendees will be able to apply for jobs onsite. Prospective applicants may also inquire about and apply for supervisory positions and any other vacant position advertised.

In addition, the Baltimore Mayor’s Office of Employment Development and Maryland New Directions will be on hand with information about adult learning and job preparation programs.

Join us for the first job fair on Wednesday, October 26 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at the C.C. Jackson Recreation Center, located at 4910 Park Heights Ave. in Baltimore.

Opportunities for Veterans:

The Department of Human Services (DHS) appreciates your service to our country and values the experience you gained while serving. As part of our commitment to connect veterans with employment opportunities at DHS, we have provided a link to available jobs that may be of interest. Additional information for veterans is available at the Maryland Department of Budget and Management Website.

DHS Needs Caring Social Workers Like You!

The Maryland Department of Human Services (DHS) is seeking social workers and social worker supervisors in communities across the state to promote family stability, child permanency and the safety and self-sufficiency of vulnerable adults an children in Maryland. Whether you are a recent social work graduate seeking an entry level position or a seasoned professional interested in a new challenge, we hope you’ll consider having a career at DHS.