Employment Opportunities

With the City of Jefferson City

As employment opportunities become available, we will post the job listings here. To apply for a job, please read the information below and download the application for instructions. If there are no jobs listed, there are not any current openings. 

The City of Jefferson City is an equal opportunity employer, and as such does not discriminate against minorities and person with disabilities.

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City Recorder's Office: Accounting Clerk I

The City of Jefferson City is accepting applications for an Accounting Clerk I, for the City Recorder’s office.

This position performs customer service and a variety of accounting and administrative work. Activities associated with the job include greeting and assisting walk-in customers, taking payments for utility bills and property taxes, answering the phonesm and administrative work requiring a strong knowledge of Word and Excel.

Qualifications: Graduation from an accredited four-year high school/Associate’s Degree in Business Administration, accounting, finance, or related field preferred. Experience in performing administrative and accounting functions, strong organizational and interpersonal skills, dedicated attention to detail, considerable experience working with Excel and Word, ability to work courteously with departments and general public.

Applications may be obtained at City Hall or by DOWNLOADING & PRINTING THIS DOCUMENT. Please send resume and/or applications to:

City of Jefferson City
c/o Monica Myers, City Recorder
PO Box 530
Jefferson City, TN 37760

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Public Works Dept: Maintenance Worker

Starting pay is $10.85 per hour. Performs labor in a variety of unskilled or semi-skilled maintenance work, operates a variety of maintenance equipment used in the Sanitation and Street Departments in the repair, maintenance, cleaning of City Streets, installing street signs, moving, picking up brush, trimming trees, traffic signal repair, and trash pickup. Must be able to perform heavy tasks for an extended period of time. Drug test and physical required prior to employment.

Minimum Qualifications:

Graduate from high school or GED equivalent, have some knowledge of equipment, facilities, materials, methods and procedures used in maintenance, construction and repair activities. Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing. Possess a TN CDL driver’s license or be able to obtain one within six (6) months of hire date.

Applications can be picked up and filed at the Public Works & Utilities facility, 1032 N Hwy 92, Jefferson City, TN 37760. We can be contacted at 865-475-6617 to request an application be emailed.