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:

Code Inspector – Housing

Job ID#: 1704-181008
Job Type: Full Time
Department: Community Development
Position Type: Open Position
Salary Range Number: 28
Salary Range: Bi-Weekly $1,249.00 - $1,982.00 -- OR -- Annual $32,474.00 - $51,532.00
Application Deadline: Oct 22, 2018

Duties/Purpose:The purpose of this classification is to perform specialized/administrative work functions associated with administering the city’s housing rehabilitation program, conducting housing inspections, and enforcing all city property standards, laws, and ordinances.

*To be eligible for consideration, a completed employment application must be received by the City of Decatur Human Resources Department before the closing date. Please attach a current resume if available.

Requirements: Must possess a high school diploma or GED; supplemented by one (1) to two (2) years previous experience and/or training involving building construction, or municipal code enforcement; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job.  Must possess and maintain a valid Alabama Driver’s License.

Written Examination is required for this position and will be given on or about Wednesday, November 14, 2018.  Eligible candidates will receive notification of scheduled Examination location and time via EMAIL, or U.S. Mail where email information is not provided on employment application or resume.

Employment Applications are available from the Human Resources Department at:
City Hall
2nd Floor Tower
402 Lee St NE
Decatur, AL 35602.

Completed employment application, with current resume (if available), must be returned to the City of Decatur Human Resources Department by the posting closing date. May be delivered in person or:
Mailed to: P. O. Box 1984, Decatur, AL 35602
Emailed to:
Faxed to: (256) 341-4895

The Human Resources Department may be contacted at (256) 341-4890.

**Due to the volume of responses received, we will not be able to provide a status of consideration. Candidates who have been selected for the next step in the review process will be notified.

The City of Decatur is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin or disability.