Careers

Application Information

For an application, you may download the application form (pdf) or pick one up at the City of Decatur Human Resources Department at 402 Lee Street NE, Decatur, AL 35602. A completed employment application along with a current resume must be submitted by the posted deadline for the position of interest.

Mail to:
Human Resources Department
City of Decatur
P.O. Box 1984
Decatur, AL 35602

Email to:
employment@decatur-al.gov

Human Resources Generalist II

  • Human Resources Department
  • Open Position
  • Deadline: Jul 26, 2019

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: This position is responsible for providing generalized support for the City’s human resource functions. Duties include, but not limited to:  managing recruitment and hiring for assigned departments, conducting employee training and communication including new hire orientation and...

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Equipment Operator II

  • Solid Waste Department
  • Open Position
  • Deadline: Jul 17, 2019

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: This position operates a truck along an assigned route to collect solid waste. Written examination is required for this position and eligible candidates will receive notification of scheduled examination location and time via EMAIL, or U.S....

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Equipment Operator I

  • Street & Environmental Services Department
  • Open Position
  • Deadline: Jul 17, 2019

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: This position is operates equipment in the repair and maintenance of city streets. Written examination is required for this position and eligible candidates will receive notification of scheduled examination location and time via EMAIL, or U.S....

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Police Officer

  • Police Department
  • Standing Application

Applications for the Decatur Police Department Academy and lateral transfer candidates are taken year-round. When a position becomes available, those who have an active application on file will be considered. Application for this position can be made at the Human...

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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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Fire & Rescue Candidates

  • Fire & Rescue
  • Standing Application

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

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