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Welcome to Shelby County Government's application process!

PLEASE READ CAREFULLY BEFORE APPLYING FOR ANY POSITIONS!!!

· Carefully read the job descriptions and requirements for the position before applying by clicking “Details” next to the job title.

· All employees hired after September 1, 1986, must be residents of Shelby County and shall continue to reside in said County as a condition of their employment.

· All Shelby County Government positions are subject to a background check for any convictions that have a substantial relationship to potential job duties. Only convictions that are substantially related to potential job duties will be considered and will not automatically disqualify the candidate.

· Apply online by selecting the job title you are interested in and click "Apply Now".

· If this is your first time applying online, you must create an account and select a Username and Password. After your account is established, you will begin your application. Your application may be saved and used to apply for more than one job opening.

· If you have previously created an account or applied using this system click “Apply Now” and login to use your saved application.

· Please carefully follow the instructions outlined in the application screen to ensure your application is submitted correctly for the position.

· You are responsible for documenting that you meet all of the requirements for the position. An incomplete application, missing documents, or false responses to questions may result in disqualification. It is important that your application include all relevant education and experience, including your Shelby County Government jobs. Before applying for a position, please update your profile (address, education, work history, etc.) to ensure that the most current information is considered as a part of the application.

· Applications are accepted until 11:59 pm CST of the closing date in the job posting.

· You will be notified by email only, regarding the status of your application. The Human Resources office will not provide application status by telephone.

If special assistance is needed to complete the application process, please email Human Resources at HRinfo@shelbycountytn.gov

Job Status Definitions

Closed Promotional – For current Shelby County Permanent or Durational employees only; excludes Shelby County temporary employees and Shelby County employees on original job probation, extended probation, disciplinary probation, or suspension

Grant-Funded - Funded by a grant for a duration of time as defined by the grant.

Open – Open to the public and Shelby County employees.

Open Register – A register of qualified applicants to be retained until a specified period of time to be considered for appointment or until the list of eligible applicants is exhausted.

Shelby County Government is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex, disability, national origin, political affiliation, age, or any other legally protected status. Shelby County Government participates in E-Verify, Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/H/V

Job Openings

Procurement Specialist (Office of Preparedness)  

Office of Preparedness
Open Until: August 12, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: $3,451.67 Monthly - Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Grant-Funded
Details: Requisition #20-65157

Crew Leader I - LITTER GRANT (Roads, Bridges & Engineering)  

Roads, Bridges & Engineering
Open Until: August 21, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: $2,636.42 Monthly - Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Grant-Funded
Details: Requisition #20-65094

Public Health Coordinator - RISK COMMUNICATION (Health Services)  

Health Services
Open Until: August 19, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: $3,805.42 Monthly - Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Grant-Funded
Details: Requisition #20-65093

Volunteer Coordinator - CASA (Juvenile Court)  

Juvenile Court
Open Until: August 12, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: $3,805.42 Monthly - Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Grant-Funded
Details: Requisition #20-65092

Municipal Planner - TRANSPORTATION (Planning & Development)  

Planning & Development
Open Until: August 21, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: $3,805.42 Monthly - Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Grant-Funded
Details: Requisition #20-65091

Supervisor A (Crime Victims Center)  

Crime Victims Center
Open Until: August 12, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: $3,805.42 Monthly - Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Grant-Funded
Details: Requisition #20-64894

Social Worker A - TRAUMA COUNSELOR (Crime Victims Center)  

Crime Victims Center
Open Until: August 7, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: $3,287.33 Monthly - Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Grant-Funded
Details: Requisition #20-64710

Collections Counselor (Criminal Court Clerk)  

Criminal Court Clerk
Open Until: August 14, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: $2,437.50 Monthly - Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Open
Details: Requisition #20-64166

Public Information Specialist - COVID-19 (Health Services)  

Health Services
Open Until: August 31, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Grant-Funded
Details: Requisition #20-62447

Contact Tracer, Lead Disease - COVID-19 (Health Services)  

Health Services
Open Until: August 31, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Grant-Funded
Details: Requisition #62443

Manager A - COVID-19 (Health Services)  

Health Services
Open Until: August 31, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Grant-Funded
Details: Requisition #20-62439

Medical Technologist - COVID-19 (Health Services)  

Health Services
Open Until: August 31, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Grant-Funded
Details: Requisition #20-62438

Epidemiologist - COVID-19 (Health Services)  

Health Services
Open Until: August 31, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Grant-Funded
Details: Requisition #20-62435

Deputy Administrator Clinical - COVID 19 (Health Services)  

Health Services
Open Until: August 31, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Appointed
Details: Requisition #20-62432

Contact Tracer, Enforcement Facility Inspector - COVID-19 (Health Services)  

Health Services
Open Until: August 31, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Grant-Funded
Details: Requisition #20-62430

Public Health Nurse - COVID-19 (Health Services)  

Health Services
Open Until: August 31, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Grant-Funded
Details: Requisition #20-62428

Deputy Administrator - COVID-19 (Health Services)  

Health Services
Open Until: August 31, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Appointed
Details: Requisition #20-62426

Correctional Officer (Corrections)  

Division of Corrections
Open Until: December 18, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: $17.80 - Hourly
Status: Open Register
Details: Requisition #20-57418

Sheriff Patrol Officer (Sheriff)   

Sheriff
Open Until: November 30, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: $17.94 - Hourly
Status: Open Register
Details: Job Posting #20-57056

Corrections Deputy (Sheriff)  

Sheriff
Open Until: November 30, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: $17.76 - Hourly
Status: Open Register
Details: Job Posting #20-57055

2020 Temporary/Appointed Register  

Various Departments
Open Until: December 18, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: $15.00 - Hourly
Status: Open Register
Details: Job Posting #20-57046

2020 Temporary Clerical Register  

Various Departments
Open Until: December 18, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: $15.00 - Hourly
Status: Open Register
Details: Job Posting #20-57045

2020 Temporary Medical Assistant Register  

Various Departments
Open Until: December 18, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: $15.00 - Hourly
Status: Open Register
Details: Job Posting #20-57041

2020 Temporary Custodial Register  

Various Departments
Open Until: December 18, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: $15.00 - Hourly
Status: Open Register
Details: Job Posting #20-57040

2020 Temporary Laborer Register  

Various Departments
Open Until: December 18, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: $15.00 - Hourly
Status: Open Register
Details: Job Posting #20-57039

2020 Election Commission Worker  

Election Commission
Open Until: November 30, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: $15.00 - Hourly
Status: Non-County
Details: Requisition #20-56243