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Employment Opportunities

The City of Jefferson accepts applications for employment at City Hall at 147 Athens Street, Jefferson, Georgia. Applications for the following positions with the City of Jefferson are now being accepted. Click on the links below to view the description of the position and desired qualifications. You may attach a resume, as well as completing the application.

E-verify number is 139729 - July 28, 2008

Equal Employment Opportunity Information

Application for Employment

Application for City of Jefferson Police Department

Select Police Department. When the Police Department page opens, click on links at the botton of the page for the application form.

Current Openings

Police Officer Job Information

Child Care Site Supervisor -Jefferson Parks and Recreation Department

Childcare Counselor - Jefferson Parks and Recreation Department

Jefferson Parks and Recreation Department Bus Driver

Part-Time Recreation Custodian Position

Pay is $9 per hour. for part-time custodian position.To apply please send letter of interest and/or resume to or visit the Recreation Department or City Hall to fill out an application.



Recreation Employment – Anyone interested in working for Jefferson Recreation Department contact  or call 706-367-5116

Job duties include but are not limited to: score keeping, field supervising, field preparation, grass cutting, building cleaning


Application Process

Please read the following information before applying.

1. Applications and resumes are only accepted for positions that are currently vacant.

2. A completed application should be received in the City Manager's Office before the established closing date as stated on the job vacancy announcement.  Resumes are accepted in addition to and not in lieu of completed applications.  Interviews will not be scheduled prior to the closing date.

3. Every application received by the established closing date is reviewed for minimum qualifications and competitiveness.  Meeting the minimum qualifications does not guarantee an interview.

4. "Open Until Filled" jobs are ongoing recuitments and may be closed and filled at any time.

5. Due to the large volume of applicants, we are unable to respond to everone who applies.

6. Applications, resumes, letters of reference, etc. submitted become the property of City of Jefferson and cannot be returned.  The information that you provide may be subject to public disclosure under Georgia Open Records Act.

7. City of Jefferson selects applicants for employment and promotion without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, marital or veteran status, sex, age or disability.

Thank you for you interest in employment opportunities with the City of Jefferson.  Plese contact us with any questions or comments M-F/8am-5pm.