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

PARKS TECHNICIAN

  • Planning Department
  • Open Position
  • Deadline: Oct 3, 2019

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Position performs duties in support of safety and health programs at the parks and facilities. Conducts sports field inspections and playground inspections to identify safety hazards and to ensure compliance with ADA and other regulations. Maintains...

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LANDFILL MAINTENANCE ASSOCIATE

  • Landfill Department
  • Open Position
  • Deadline: Oct 3, 2019

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Position is responsible for assisting in the maintenance and operations of the City landfill. Maintains landfill grounds. Operates a bush hog, mowers, weed eaters and other ground maintenance equipment. Maintains and repairs tools and equipment. Operates...

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Police Officer

  • Police Department
  • Open Position
  • Deadline: Sep 20, 2019

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: This position is responsible for the enforcement of federal, state, and local law and the protection of life and property. The first step in the employment process is the Physical Agility Test (PAT).  The PAT for this...

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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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