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.




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.


Employment Opportunity:

Chief of Police-The City of Decatur is currently taking applications for Chief of Police. Applicants must have at least twelve years experience in Law Enforcement with five years in a supervisor role, meet Arkansas minimum standard and certified by Arkansas CLEST. Experience working with the public and media are preferred, and must be willing to accept changes in duties, responsibilities, and activities at any time with or without notice. To apply go to Police application below under relevant documents or call 479-752-3912 ext. 4. You can e-mail completed application and/or resume to bobtharp@gmail.com or kim.wilkins@decaturarkansas.us, or you may mail completed application to City of Decatur, Attention Mayor Bob Tharp, PO Box 247, Decatur, AR 72722.