Welcome to DeKalb County's application process!

Effective January 2016
DeKalb County has implemented a new application system. Candidate profiles (personal information, work history, education, etc.) created prior to January 2016 in Neogov (Governmentjobs.com) are no longer valid and will need to be re-created using DeKalb County Government's new career website (Taleo). Please login to create a new candidate profile and apply for posted jobs.

Please note that DeKalb County now posts jobs not only on Mondays, but throughout the week. Please check daily for updated job opportunities!

Online applications are stored on a secure site. Only authorized employees and hiring authorities have access to the information submitted.

It is important that your application show all the relevant education and experience you possess. Education is accepted only from institutions accredited by agencies recognized by the U.S. Department of Education or CHEA (Council for Higher Education Accreditation). All applications, including those for promotional and transfer positions, must be completed in their entirety. Failure to give complete and detailed information, including dates of employment and salary history, will result in your application being disqualified. A resume' may be attached only as additional information and will not be accepted in lieu of completing each part of the application.

General Information: Employees typically begin their county employment at the minimum salary specified for the class. Salary increments are based on merit. Recency of experience may be a determining factor.

Benefits: 15 days vacation; 13 days sick leave; 10 paid holidays and merit salary increases, subject to funding; medical group insurance options; pension plan; opportunities for promotion; deferred compensation plan.

Physical Ability: Successful completion of a job related physical examination by a County Examining Physician is required. DeKalb County Government does not discriminate against qualified individuals with disabilities or exclude them from participating in or receiving benefits of its services, programs, or activities, based on disability. DeKalb County Government’s Employee Relations Division coordinates the County’s compliance with Part 35 of the Department of Justice regulations regarding the Americans with Disabilities Act. To request information about access for persons with disabilities to County services, programs and activities, or to discuss a grievance regarding an impediment to such access, please call (404) 371-2332/3018. Ten days notice is requested for special accommodations.

Work Schedule: Employees may be required to regularly work on various shifts, weekends and/or holidays as deemed necessary by the employing department.

E-Verify Information:
DeKalb County Government participates in the federal E-Verify program work authorization program. DeKalb County registered with E-Verify on September 26, 2007 and our Employer Identification Number is 55412.

Immigration and Nationality Act:
DeKalb County Government adheres to the anti-discrimination provisions of the Immigration and Nationality Act: http://www.justice.gov/crt/about/osc/htm/I9_Verification.php

DeKalb County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. DeKalb County Government prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, or national origin. This policy pertains to every level of government and all County implemented and/or sponsored programs and services. This includes, but is not limited to, recruitment, selection, hiring, compensation, training, placement, advancement, demotion, transfer, lay-off, recall, termination and all conditions of employment.

Welcome to DeKalb County's application process!

IMPORTANT FACTS:

  • There are no "save" buttons on the application form.  Please ensure you are prepared to complete the application packet once you start it.
  • There may be a 60 minute window when applying for a position, due to security reasons with the web browser.  If it exceeds the 60 minute window, it may cause an error and erase all information.  Please note there is no way to retrieve the information if erased. 
- See more at: http://chc.tbe.taleo.net/chc06/ats/careers/jobSearch.jsp?org=FHDA&cws=1&org=FHDA#sthash.8WEtj3yN.dpuf

IMPORTANT FACTS:

  • There are no "save" buttons on the application form.  Please ensure you are prepared to complete the application packet once you start it.
  • There may be a 60 minute window when applying for a position, due to security reasons with the web browser.  If it exceeds the 60 minute window, it may cause an error and erase all information.  Please note there is no way to retrieve the information if erased. 
- See more at: http://chc.tbe.taleo.net/chc06/ats/careers/jobSearch.jsp?org=FHDA&cws=1&org=FHDA#sthash.8WEtj3yN.dpuf

IMPORTANT FACTS:

  • There are no "save" buttons on the application form.  Please ensure you are prepared to complete the application packet once you start it.
- See more at: http://chc.tbe.taleo.net/chc06/ats/careers/jobSearch.jsp?org=FHDA&cws=1&org=FHDA#sthash.8WEtj3yN.dpuf

IMPORTANT FACT:

There are no "save and exit" buttons on the application form.  Please ensure you are prepared to complete the application packet once you start it.

DeKalb County Police Department Recruiting

Hiring qualified candidates for upcoming academy

The Police Officer salary begins at $38,151; candidates with a four year degree, $40,059; and advanced pay for Certified Officers with two years’ experience, $41,343.  Benefits include group insurance, a competitive pension plan, tuition reimbursement, paid vacation and sick days, deferred compensation plan and opportunities for career advancement.

For more information please call the DeKalb County Police Department Background and Recruiting Unit at (770) 724-7445.


Previous Applicants

Profiles created prior to January 2016 are no longer valid.  Please create a new candidate profile by applying to a posted job or submitting a general application.


If you do not remember your password click here.


Search Openings

Search our positions by selecting a location below. To see all openings sorted by location select "Any". Each job description includes a link for applying and submitting your resume to us online. This is the fastest and most reliable way to be considered for any of our positions.


There are currently a total of 47 open job(s).


 
 
 
 
 


Just want to send us your resume?


To fill out a general application form click here.