Careers

Mechanic

  • Garage
  • Open Position
  • Deadline: Aug 30, 2018

Duties/Purpose: The purpose of this classification is to perform skilled/mechanical work functions associated with repair and maintenance of city automotive and mechanical equipment. *To be eligible for consideration, a completed employment application must be received by the City of Decatur Human...

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Scale Operator

  • Sanitation Department
  • Open Position
  • Deadline: Aug 30, 2018

Duties/Purpose: The purpose of this classification is to perform clerical/general work functions associated with operating computerized scales, calculating truckload weights, recording weight of solid waste brought to landfill, collecting fees and processing documentation relating to department activities. *To be eligible for...

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Animal Services Officer

  • Animal Services
  • Open Position
  • Deadline: Aug 30, 2018

Duties/Purpose: The purpose of this classification to perform specialized/general work functions associated with responding to animal complaints; picking up stray/injured animals, operating the animal shelter and enforcing applicable animal control ordinances. *To be eligible for consideration, a completed employment application must...

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Office Assistant

  • Open Position
  • Deadline: Aug 30, 2018

Duties/Purpose: The purpose of this classification to perform routine office and clerical tasks in support of assigned department. Duties include, but are not limited to, answering phones, performing data entry tasks, typing, filing, and mailing correspondence, completing forms, generating reports, matching...

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Equipment Operator

  • Street & Environmental Services Department
  • Open Position
  • Deadline: Aug 30, 2018

Duties/Purpose: The purpose of this classification is to operate equipment and perform manual work functions associated with various city departments as assigned. *To be eligible for consideration, a completed employment application must be received by the City of Decatur Human Resources...

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School Crossing Guard

  • Police Department
  • Standing Application

Hourly Rate: $8.82 Duties/Purpose:  A part-time, seasonal opportunity to assist in expediting the safe movement of pedestrians and vehicular traffic in school zones. As a safety sensitive job, persons in this positon may be required to periodically satisfy fitness for duty...

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Police Officer

  • Police Department
  • Standing Application

Applications for the Decatur Police Department Academy are taken year-round. When a position becomes available, those who have candidate forms on file will be considered. Application for this position can be made at the Human Resources Department, City Hall, 402...

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Fire & Rescue Candidates

  • Fire & Rescue
  • Standing Application

Candidates may submit an application throughout the year for an entry-level position within the Fire & Rescue Department. When a spot becomes available, applications on file will be considered. Application for this position can be made at the Human Resources...

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