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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

Administrative Technician - I & A (Aging Commission)  

Aging Commission of the Midsouth
Open Until: November 4, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: $2,636.42 Monthly - Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Grant-Funded
Details: Requisition #20-68605

Crime Victim Advocate (Crime Victims Center)  

Crime Victims Center
Open Until: November 11, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: $2,853.42 Monthly - Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Grant-Funded
Details: Requisition #20-68572

Public Health Nurse - TB (Health Services)  

Health Services
Open Until: November 11, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: $22.30 - Hourly
Status: Grant-Funded
Details: Requisition #20-68571

Counselor B - JAIL RELEASE (Pretrial)  

Pretrial Services
Open Until: November 4, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: $2,636.42 Monthly - Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Open
Details: Requisition #20-68570

Administrative Technician (Land Bank)   

Support Services
Open Until: October 30, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: $2,636.42 Monthly - Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Open
Details: Requisition #20-68469

Peer Recovery Specialist - DRUG COURT - (General Session Criminal Court Judges)  

GS Criminal Court Judges
Open Until: October 30, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: $2,636.42 Monthly - Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Open
Details: Requisition #20-68462

Real Estate Specialist - Land Bank (Support Services)  

Support Services
Open Until: October 30, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: $3,805.42 Monthly - Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Open
Details: Requisition #20-68423

Social Worker A - PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT (General Sessions Criminal Court Judges)  

GS Criminal Court Judges
Open Until: October 30, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: $3,287.33 Monthly - Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Open
Details: Requisition #20-68358

Chief Information Officer (IT Services)  

IT Services
Open Until: December 30, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Appointed
Details: Requisition #20-68339

Administrative Technician - REGIONAL SERVICES (OPD)  

Planning & Development
Open Until: November 4, 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--68226

Permit Technician (Code Enforcement)  

Code Enforcement
Open Until: November 4, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: $2,636.42 Monthly - Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Open
Details: Requisition #20-68225

Public Health Nurse - ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH - LEAD PROGRAM (Health Services)  

Health Services
Open Until: November 4, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: $22.30 - Hourly
Status: Grant-Funded
Details: Requisition #20-68222

Administrative Technician (Corrections)  

Division of Corrections
Open Until: November 4, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: $2,636.42 Monthly - Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Open
Details: Requisition #20-68148

Crew Leader I (Roads, Bridges & Engineering)  

Roads, Bridges & Engineering
Open Until: October 30, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: $2,636.42 Monthly - Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Open
Details: Requisition #20-68039

Lead Contact Tracer -COVID 19  

Health Services
Open Until: December 1, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Grant-Funded
Details: Requisition #20-66821

Temporary Lead Contact Tracer - COVID 19  

Health Services
Open Until: December 1, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Temporary
Details: Requisition #20-66820

Bilingual Contact Tracer - COVID 19  

Health Services
Open Until: December 1, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Grant-Funded
Details: Requisition #20-66818

Temporary Contact Tracer - COVID 19 (Health Services)  

Health Services
Open Until: December 1, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: $16.22 - Hourly
Status: Temporary
Details: Requisition #20-66348

Contact Tracer - COVID-19 (Health Services)  

Health Services
Open Until: December 1, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Grant-Funded
Details: Requisition #20-66336

Medical Technologist - COVID-19 (Health Services)  

Health Services
Open Until: December 1, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST
Rate of Pay: Salary Commensurate with Experience and Education
Status: Grant-Funded
Details: Requisition #20-62438

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