Join the Metropolitan Council!
Make a difference — help deliver important regional services to communities and the public more efficiently. We're looking for motivated entry level and experienced team members who perform well in a fast-paced, dynamic work setting.
The strength of our organization is our people — people who drive and maintain our buses and light-rail trains, operate our wastewater facilities, manage housing programs, oversee the regional park system and plan for the Twin Cities area's growth.
We value diversity and employ nearly 4,300 people in 5 major divisions.
Our employees stay with us an average of 10 years. The Council is committed to providing opportunities for career advancement and growth.
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About the Metropolitan Council
The Metropolitan Council is the regional planning organization in the seven-county Twin Cities metropolitan area. The Council runs the regional bus and light-rail system and Northstar commuter rail, collects and treats wastewater, coordinates regional water resources, plans regional parks and administers funds that provide housing opportunities for low- and moderate-income families. The Council board is appointed by and serves at the pleasure of the Governor.