Burn Ban Status: On - December 12, 2017

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Employment Opportunities

To apply for any position at the City of Decatur, please complete our required Application Form (if available) below or obtain an application in person at City Hall.  Please make sure you meet the specific qualifications for the position you are applying for; otherwise the application will not be processed. We look forward to receiving your application and discussing the employment opportunity of interest.

Positions Available:

Water Department: Decatur Water Department is accepting applications for a full-time Water Operator. Applicant must be 18 years of age or older, have a high school diploma or GED, and must have a valid driver's license. It is preferred that the applicant have a Water Operator 1 license, or the ability to complete and have it within the first year of employment. Applicants interested in more detail or would like to apply may do so at the City of Decatur Offices located at 310 Maple Ave. You may also print the application from the link below under relevant documents, and e-mail it back into

The city of  City of Decatur is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Applications will be considered for all positions without regard to race, color, national origin, age, religion, sex, marital status, veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

Relevant Documents

Employment Application ( PDF / 639 KB )

Police Application ( PDF / 1,765 KB )