Careers, Openings and How to Apply with SSA Philadelphia Region


There are a variety of career paths you can choose in the Philadelphia Region.

Where Do You Go From There?

There are many opportunities to advance your career with Social Security. Many of our executives, managers, senior officials and technical leaders began their careers as Claims Representatives dealing directly with the general public. Employees advance through merit promotion.

How Do You Get There?

Learn more about working for Social Security and how to apply for a position with us.

Current Openings

If you would like to pursue a job opportunity with the Social Security Administration in the Philadelphia Region, you should contact the manager in the office where you would like to work. For help in locating offices of interest, click on the "Find Your Local Office" link in the left column.

USAJobs Link

We also periodically post job announcements on the USAJOBS website created by the Office of Personnel Management. Social Security jobs can be found on the Social Security Administration Job Search page.


How to Apply

We post our entry- level public contact and administrative positions on USAJOBS, the Office of Personnel Management’s website.  When an announcement is posted on USAJOBS you can apply directly for vacancies online.

If you are a veteran or a person with a disability you may be eligible to apply directly to our agency for a position.

If you have additional questions about filing for a job in the Philadelphia Region, feel free to contact Valerie Jarvis.


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