Human Resources & Risk Management

Current Job Openings

Applications will only be accepted for the open position(s) listed belowYou must complete the employment application which may be downloaded here. Completed applications and any cover letters, resumes, or references, should be emailed to


The City of Elizabethton is accepting applications for two Light Equipment Operators in the Street Department. This position performs a variety of skilled street maintenance functions: operates a dump truck, operates rear and front loader garbage trucks, operates snow removal equipment, assists with street repairs, and other duties as assigned.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Valid TN Driver's License and High School Diploma or GED Equivalent. The successful applicant must have or obtain within 6 months a Class B CDL Driver’s License. 

ANNUAL PAY: $23,628 

BENEFITS: TCRS Retirement, Medical, Vision, and Life insurance 

You may apply online by following the instructions found at the top of the page. Applications accepted until filled.

- An Equal Opportunity Employer -


The City of Elizabethton is seeking a
System Engineer for the Electric Department.This position performs professional engineering, construction, maintenance and inspection of electrical distribution and substation facilities and ensures engineering compliance with all applicable codes, regulations standards and specifications pertaining to the Electric System. 

REQUIREMENTS: The successful applicant must possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering and five or more years in the field of electric power line systems is desired. Applicants for this position must have knowledge of insurance policies and coverage, excellent computer, communication and organizational skills and must be competent in the study, design and construction of all aspects of the electric utility industry.


BENEFITS: TCRS Retirement, Medical, Vision and Life Insurance

You may apply online by following the instructions found at the top of the page. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

- An Equal Opportunity Employer -