Human Resources & Risk Management

Current Job Openings


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


FULL-TIME MAINTENANCE WORKER

The City of Elizabethton is accepting applications for a Full-Time Maintenance Worker in the Parks & Recreation Department. This position performs maintenance on playground equipment, mowers, trailers, and small machinery, mows grass, removes trash, maintains athletic fields, and other duties as assigned.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: High School Diploma or GED equivalent, valid Driver’s License, and at least 18 years of age.

ANNUAL PAY: $24,419.20

BENEFITS: Medical, Vision, Life Insurance, and TCRS Retirement.

You may apply by following the instructions found at the top of the page or at the Human Resources Department, 136 S Sycamore St, Elizabethton, TN 37643. Applications accepted until filled.

-  An Equal Opportunity Employer  -


HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATOR

The City of Elizabethton is accepting applications for a Heavy Equipment Operator in the Street and Sanitation Department. This position performs a variety of skilled street maintenance functions: operates dump truck, operates rear and front loader garbage trucks, operates snow removal equipment, operates street sweeper, 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: $27,664

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

You may apply by following the instructions found at the top of the page or at the Human Resources Department, 136 S Sycamore St, Elizabethton, TN 37643. Applications accepted until filled.

- An Equal Opportunity Employer -


TECHNOLOGY LIBRARIAN

The City of Elizabethton is accepting applications for the Technology Librarian in the Elizabethton Carter County Public Library. This position provides an accurate, responsive, and secure information systems platform for library services; manages data and network operations including staff and public computers; maintains and operates the computer application software; responds to the staffs calls for help, troubleshoots, and solves hardware and software problems; monitors overall system performance; and partners with the Library Director in developing a long-range technology plan.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s degree in a computer-related field from an accredited institution; or four years of related technology experience. Experience in providing technical support to computer users is required. 

ANNUAL PAY: $31,387.20

BENEFITS: TCRS Retirement, Medical, Vision, and Life Insurance.

You may apply by following the instructions found at the top of the page or at the Human Resources Department, 136 S Sycamore St, Elizabethton, TN 37643. Applications accepted until filled.

-  An Equal Opportunity Employer  -


CONSTRUCTION WORKER

The City of Elizabethton is accepting applications for a Construction Worker in the Water Resources Department. This position constructs and installs new lines, installs taps for new construction, repairs leaks, installs meters, conducts back flush at pump stations, operates city vehicles and equipment, sets hydrants, maintains manholes and equipment, and performs other essential duties as required. 

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

ANNUAL PAY: $30,659.20.

BENEFITS:  Medical, Vision, Life Insurance, and TCRS Retirement.

You may apply by following the instructions found at the top of the page or at the Human Resources Department, 136 S Sycamore St, Elizabethton, TN 37643. Applications accepted until filled.

- An Equal Opportunity Employer -


System Engineer

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.

ANNUAL PAY: DOQ

BENEFITS: TCRS Retirement, Medical, Vision and Life Insurance

You may apply online by following the instructions found at the top of the page or at the Human Resources Department – 136 South Sycamore Street, Elizabethton, TN 37643. Applications will be accepted until filled.

- An Equal Opportunity Employer -